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The K-Beauty Acropass Trouble Cure Patch Uses Microneedles to Treat Cystic Acne

Of all the various types of acne out there, cystic acne can be the most frustrating to treat. But a new kind of pimple patch with "microneedles" might change that.<p>Cystic acne is notoriously tenacious. Rooted deep in the skin and caused by a combination of hormones and genetics, cystic pimples often …

Skin Care

These Liquid-Filled Eyeglasses Allegedly Make Wearers Immune to Motion Sickness

French car maker Citroën recently unveiled a pair of glassless, liquid-filled eye-glasses that can reportedly treat the symptoms of motion …

Automotive Industry

7 Vegan Breakfasts With at Least 15 Grams of Protein

Going vegan is one of the fastest-growing food trends — and we don't see it being a short-lived fad. A vegan diet is not only good for our bodies, …

Healthy Eating

14 Masks That Will Make Your Skin Look Better Overnight

After your nightly ritual of cleansing, exfoliating, and moisturizing, adding another step — such as masking — can sometimes seem like a chore. …

Skin Care

Quinoa Corn Chowder [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

<i>If you enjoy recipes like this, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App, it's available for both Android and iPhone and has free and</i> …

Recipes

The Exact Kettlebell and Bodyweight Workout That Left My Abs Sore For Days

Anyone who knows me or follows me on Instagram knows I'm a fiend for kettlebells. I love the versatility of this fitness tool, and I especially love that you can mix it up with other kinds of workouts for a comprehensive sweat session.<p>I recently had the chance to work out with Francheska Martinez, …

Workouts

15 Books With Chilling Protagonists That Will Keep You Guessing Until The Very Last Page

Nothing is more haunting than an unreliable narrator or unsettling protagonist. Perhaps that's why psychological thriller novels are so darn hard to …

Books

Tempeh Taco Salad Recipe

Today's recipe? It's all the things you love about a taco, in salad form. Tempeh taco salad - crushed tortilla chips bring the crunch, black beans …

Healthy Eating

This website comes up with recipes based on ingredients you already have — and it's perfect for busy weeknights

One of the most frustrating things about planning a last minute meal? It's almost impossible to find a recipe online that actually includes things you already have in your kitchen. Whether it's the end of the month and you're waiting on a paycheck, you're surprised by company, or you just don't …

Cooking

Tomato and Basil Potato Gnocchi Recipe

A simple and light potato gnocchi recipe that is perfect for summer dining.<p>Servings: 4<p>Prep: 10 minutes<p>Total: 1 1/2 hours<p>Ingredients<p><b>for the gnocchi:</b>1 1/4 pounds|1 kg old potatoes (the older the better)<p>1 cup|150 grams all-purpose flour, plus more for dusting<p>1 tablespoon kosher salt<p>1 large egg yolk<p><b>for</b> …

Recipes

10 Bingeworthy Books to Read After The Woman in the Window

A.J. Finn's debut novel <b>The Woman in the Window</b> was undoubtedly a huge hit in 2018, leaving fans everywhere inspired to read even more gripping stories about unreliable narrators, thrilling plotlines, and harrowing secrets. If you find yourself missing the breakout hit, these 10 new titles will make …

Books

Here Are 15 Spots With Incredible Vegan Food

Impossible burgers, vegan Philly cheesesteaks, and soul food<p>New Orleans has long been an eating paradise for nearly everyone <i>except</i> vegans, but with vegan bakeries, soul food joints, and dim sum spots taking root, a vibrant vegan food culture is thriving in New Orleans.<p>To that, add all the eateries …

Vegan

Recipe: Easy Grilled Sweet Potatoes — Recipes from The Kitchn

When the sun is shining and you're contemplating grilling outside, don't forget that sweet potatoes can be a delicious addition to the summer dinner …

Recipes

This Book About the Anatomy of DC Heroes and Villains Looks Absolutely Gorgeous

Ever wanted to know what the inside of Superman’s eyeball looks like? Well, now you do, in stunningly beautiful detail.<p>Coming this September, <i>Anatomy</i> …

Comic Books

What makes a great leader, explained in eight counterintuitive charts

A couple of years after starting my most recent company, I had a scary realization. I noticed that by the time the business had grown to a hundred employees, my day-to-day role had gone from “guy who decides and builds things” to “guy who manages other people who decide and build things”—and I had …

Civil Rights

How To Build DIY Pipe Shelves For Your Home From Scratch

Pipes are some of the most versatile things ever. they’ve made their way into the world of interior design and quite successfully, DIY pipe shelves …

Storage Ideas

Squats Aren't Making Your Butt Bootylicious — Here's What Actually Works

When you think of having a bigger butt, one of the first exercises that will come to mind is the squat. Yes, squats are great if you're looking to increase your overall lower-body strength and size, but you're going to need to implement other exercises for a major transformation. When you perform a …

Workouts

This Woman Got Rid of Her Forehead Acne in *5 Days* and I'm Freaking Out

Like, the before-and-after pics speak for themselves.<p>I hate acne. I hate acne so much that I would probably chop off a few years of my life to never see another zit again (hey, my 84-year-old grandmother says it’s all downhill after 80, anyways, so), or at least commit to a decade of really, really …

Skin Care

How to clean your Apple AirPods

My Apple AirPods started to lose their bright, white luster recently. A bit of grime and, yes, ear wax began to build up on them. I went hunting for the best way to clean my AirPods ($159 at Amazon.com). Here's what I found. And after cleaning your AirPods, here are 11 more AirPod tips and tricks …

Cleaning

These Face Masks for Acne Just About Guarantee a Clear Complexion

To say acne can ruin your day, week, or even your month is an understatement when you feel like you're fighting (and losing) an uphill battle with …

Skin Care

These Cauliflower Recipes Will Have You Eating it at Every Meal

How to Eat Cauliflower for Every Meal<p>Dessert included.<p>June 23, 2018<p>Cauliflower is having a moment right now. With its mild flavor and health …

Healthy Eating

How to Eat Clean for Less Than $10 a Day

It’s a myth that clean eating is prohibitively expensive and unrealistic. How do we know for sure? Because we planned a week’s worth of breakfasts, …

Healthy Eating

7 Creepy British Documentaries That Will Leave You With Unanswered Questions

Morbid fascination is nothing new, but what is new is the growing obsession with all things creepy and grim, like true crime documentaries, podcasts, …

Crime

Brace Yourself: Here's the Exact Full-Body Workout I Did With the Kettlebell King

If you know me at all, you know I'm a little obsessed with the kettlebell. I was lucky enough to learn from some of the best teachers out there, including Eric Leija, senior kettlebell coach at Onnit who's also known as primal.swoledier on Instagram. He's affectionately called the Kettlebell King. …

Workouts

Try This Fun HIIT Workout to Get Fit and Increase Your Endurance

High intensity interval workouts, also known as HIIT, raise your heart rate with short bursts of intense movements. You’ll engage every muscle in …

Exercise

Sorry, Hot Dogs: These Grilled Carrots With Avocado Are My Perfect Summer Food

Hunks of avocado and fresh mint? I'm in love.<p>Each summer, I divide food into two categories: picnic food and everything else. If I can’t eat it outdoors, surrounded by friends with an Aperol spritz in hand, I’m not interested.<p>These grilled carrots with avocado are the epitome of picnic food: fresh …

Recipes

If Your Hamstrings Are Crazy Tight, Open Them With These 18 Stretches

Tight hamstrings go hand-in-hand with running, biking, or sitting at a desk all day. Aside from not being able to jump into a full split on a whim (you know you want to!), tight hamstrings can cause hip, lower back, and knee pain. If you stretch your hamstrings regularly, they will open up! Add …

Yoga

Recipes for a perfect day of clean eating, from breakfast to dessert

You might have the healthiest of intentions to eat acai bowls every morning and kale salads every night, but when you’re just rolling home from a …

Maybelline's $10 Brow Pen Makes It Look Like You Got Microblading

As brow horror stories go, mine was actually a blessing. The year was 2002, it was a Friday night, and all my friends were getting their eyebrows waxed at the mall. Well, except me. When it was my turn to sit down, the waxer gave me one look and some real talk: "I <i>could</i> wax you, but honestly you …

20 Literally Genius Dryer Sheet Hacks You'll Actually Want To Try

Clean deodorant stains, stop your shoes squeaking, and get the static out of your hair.<p><b>Read more:</b><p>• 15 Damn-Near Brilliant Hacks Using Cotton Balls<p>• 16 Clever Things To Do With All Those Empty Jars You've Been Hanging Onto<p>• 16 Ways To Upcycle The Stuff In Your Junk Drawer You Thought You Didn't Need

Cleaning