Zoe Spotswood

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Barack Obama and Bill Gates agree that this book is an absolute must-read

Microsoft MSFT, -0.41% founder-turned-philanthropist Bill Gates calls it “one of the best books I’ve ever read,” saying it offers a breakthrough way …

Bill Gates

The latest trend from Korea - face 'jelly' - is surprisingly brilliant for mature skin

Over the past few years Korea has become our go-to source for innovative skincare and advances in the beauty industry. K-beauty (short for Korean-beauty) is always ahead of the curve when it comes to new formulas and textures of skincare. Whilst oils, creams, lotions and acids have all had their …

Skin Care

Combat the pain of sitting at a desk all. day. long. with simple hip-opening stretches

How many of you have been here before? You manage to squeeze in that 6 a.m. pre-work fitness class (major props BTW) and you’re feeling great and …

Workouts

10 Things To Do To Let Go Of The Past, Because It Needs To Be History

The past can be a dark cloud over your present situation. Not everything that happened in the past is bad, per say, but if part of it is, dwelling on …

Self-help

These 8 Common Bedroom Layout Mistakes Actually Take Moments to Fix

You'd think that bedroom layouts are easy to figure out. You pick the best wall for the bed, flank it with a couple of nightstands, maybe add a …

Home Decorating

The 7 Best OTC Retinol Creams for Smoother, Younger-Looking Skin

Clear up acne, fight aging, and even out wrinkles—all with one product.<p>1 RoC Retinol Correxion Deep Wrinkle Night Cream<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>2 Eau Thermale Avène RetrinAL 0.1 Intensive Cream<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>3 Neutrogena Rapid Wrinkle Repair Regenerating …

Skin Care

Genius baking soda beauty hacks

It may be synonymous with baking, but it’s time to bring the baking soda out from the back of your top cupboard and into your beauty regime.<p>Want …

Cleaning

The 15 Drugstore Products a Beauty Editor Buys on Repeat

A few years ago, when I was new to the Byrdie editorial team, I did an experiment where I wore exclusively drugstore makeup for a week. Then a …

The Sunday Riley Serum 1,500 People Ranked 5 Stars Is​ Now Under $100

Dermstore is having an anniversary sale you can't miss.<p>Nearly all of Sunday Riley's offerings have their own cult followings, but Good Genes is on another level. With over 1,500 five-star reviews, the lactic acid treatment remains one of the most universally lauded serums in the skincare world. And …

Skin Care

How to Control Your Emotions so Your Emotions Don't Control You

Sharpening your emotional regulation skills will make you mentally stronger.<p>Have you ever said something out of anger that you later regretted? Do you let fear talk you out of taking the risks that could really benefit you? If so, you're not alone.<p>Emotions are powerful. Your mood determines how you …

Self-help

So you want to start a podcast? Learn secrets from the pros with this online class.

If there's any vital lesson you can pick up from the latest news cycle, it's that you should NOT run a podcast the way that Alex Jones does. Unless …

Profit

These Are 7 Biggest New Design Trends We Found in the 2019 Ikea Catalog

The IKEA Catalog 2019 showcases design trends that can reshape the way homes look in the coming year.<p>The IKEA Catalog 2019 is full of new furniture, …

Trending on The Organized Home: The Urban Farmhouse

“Everyone’s always going into the woods, heading for the beach, or beelining for the lake come summer, but truth be told, city life between the …

Small Spaces

50+ Delicately Sexy Tattoos That Are Hotter Than Hot

The sex appeal of a tattoo is all in the placement on your body. If you want something tiny and delicate but still oh so sexy, consider just where you get inked. A tiny heart tattoo suddenly becomes more sensual when you put it on your collarbone. Take your little flower tattoo up a notch by …

Tattoos

This Before-and-After Acne Photo Is Going Viral On Reddit

*Buys 10 tubes of retinol immediately*<p>If you’ve ever turned on the TV, read a magazine, or stood next to a beauty editor for too long, then you’ve already been inundated with facts about retinol—namely, that it’s the best thing ever, that it’ll completely change your skin/life, and that you need to …

Skin Care

Prefab holiday cabins boast spectacular coastal views in Tasmania

If you’ve ever dreamed of visiting Tasmania, you’ll want to put Freycinet’s newest additions on your bucket list. Nestled inside one of the country’s …

Prefab Homes

This is the biggest skincare tool out now -- and we're obsessed

If you scroll through Instagram regularly, you have most likely seen pictures and videos of people using green or pink rollers on their face while looking impossibly glowy. Well thankfully, the latest trend in skincare isn't just for Instagram influencers or celebrities.<p>Facial rollers (typically …

Skin Care

How to Break Your Procrastination Habit in the Next 21 Days Without Using Willpower

The first step is identifying why you procrastinate in the first place.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Do you ever procrastinate? Do you sometimes put off doing things you know would improve your life and/or business?<p>When I ask this question in my keynote speeches and …

Procrastination

Chemical Exfoliation Is the Skin-Care Step Your Body Is Missing

If you’ve ever used salicylic acid for breakouts or a smoothing alpha-hydroxy facial peel, then you’re familiar with the concept of chemical …

Skin Care

11 signs you’re going to be successful, even if it doesn’t feel like it

That’s a concept from Zen Buddhism, and it describes constantly seeing the world anew, as if you didn’t know anything about it. It’s a big advantage …

Wall Street

If You Love Rose Gold, You're About to Lose Your Sh*t Over These 10 Highlighters

This time two years ago, we thought that rose gold was simply a trend. Now, the beautiful blush-metallic shade has proved itself to be a long-lasting hue that's here to stay. It's hugely popular for jewelry, fashion, tech products, and — most recently — beauty. It's warmer than a classic yellow …

Rose Gold

How to turn bad into good

Slamming my laptop shut, I stormed out of the office.<p>It was only 11:45 A.M., and the program I needed for 95% of my work that day had just crashed …

Genius

This 3-in-1 beauty product is a total must-have

There is nothing worse than running out the door and realizing that you forgot to shave.<p>Whether you are just leaving the gym, in a rush to an important meeting or wearing a brand new sundress, the Sphynx 3-in-1 Portable Razor is sure to become your new must-have beauty product.<p>Sphynx 3-in-1 …

Beauty

A minimalist home in Portugal emphasizes stunning valley views

Architects and their clients are often surprised when their visions don’t quite align after the initial ideas are transformed into renderings, specs …

Architecture

Escape the stresses of city life with the off-grid “Into the Wild” cabin

Slovakian architecture studio Ark Shelter has recently unveiled the latest iteration of its beautiful Ark Shelter—a tiny, self-sufficient unit that …

Off-grid

Stamford House

In a neighborhood filled with oversized homes, the Stamford House stands out not by the space it occupies, but the space it doesn't. The home, also …

Architecture

Mono Cabin

The Mono Cabin isn't just easy on the eyes, it's also easy to obtain. The tiny prefab shelter sits on a steel base so there's no need for a …

Off-grid

To increase your emotional intelligence, develop these 10 qualities

There are many different kinds of intelligence, and it’s our job to discover what they are and how to integrate them into our lives. Sources of intelligence can be measured in quotients. Most of us are familiar with IQ, or the intelligence quotient, which is primarily associated with our ability to …

Emotional Intelligence

Ikea is bringing back its most popular pieces from the 1950s to 2000

LIFESTYLE INTERIORS<p>To celebrate its 75th birthday, Ikea, the lifestyle and interior décor behemoth is reinventing some of their cult classics. …

Furniture

6 Ways to Be Awesome Even When You Think You're Just Average

If you have a growth mindset and believe that failure is part of learning, welcome to the new awesome.<p>If you've ever felt like you're just the average Joe or Jane, I have news for you. Anybody can be awesome.<p>Being awesome doesn't mean having off-the-chain leadership skills at work or killing it …

Self-improvement