Jacquelyn Pohl

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Ikea To Use Mushroom Based Packaging That Will Decompose In A Garden Within Weeks

It’s no secret polystyrene is devastating to the environment. But, do you know <i>how</i> exactly that is so? According to a fact-sheet provided by <i>Harvard</i>, …

Splash Masks Are the Next Big Korean Skincare Trend

Face masks have become a staple in our skincare regimens and Instagram feeds thanks to a slew of Korean imports—and North American brands who’ve …

The Truth About Korean Skincare From A Korean Dermatologist

"Is the time, expense, and effort really worth it?"<p>As a dermatologist who has suffered from acne, I have access to every dermatologic prescription, but my Korean mother insists that her buzzy multi-step regimen is the remedy. Like many Korean women, my mother credits her flawless complexion to the …

Japan combines fashion, health, and fandom with superhero skin care masks

The health conscious Marvel fan faces a daily dilemma that can often border on existential terror: Do they attack the day in their favorite …

People Style

Gwyneth Paltrow‘s Goop Beauty is about to have some <i>major</i> competition. Jessica Alba, co-founder of The Honest Company, is expanding her brand to include a range of beauty products!<p>Getty<p>Alba co-founded The Honest Company in 2011, and since its initial launch, the brand has quickly grown into a …

10 Korean Beauty Products That Will Cool You Down

Has the sweltering summer weather got you melting and suffering? Never fear, we have 10 Korean beauty products that will help you beat the heat! Some …

Korean Beauty Tips, Products, Brands

Beauty

Beauty Box Subscription for Women

Get a monthly box of personalized makeup, haircare and skincare samples delivered right to your door. Stock up on your favorite beauty brands and …

The 'Asian-ification' of Beauty

With unusual ingredients, new science and branding prowess, companies from Korea, China and Japan are challenging the dominance of Western beauty …

23 New Products to Obsess Over in August

Summer doesn’t officially end until late September, but it’s around August that we find ourselves feeling one of two emotions: despair for the end of …

Beauty

Why antioxidants could actually harm younger skin

A new study suggests that in young people free radicals are essential for skin healing and healthy regeneration<p>Expensive skin creams which are rich in antioxidants are championed by the beauty industry for their anti-ageing and wrinkle-reducing effects. But a new study suggests that they could …

5 ways corporate HR departments monitor your movements — even when you’re not working

More and more workers are being spied on by human resources and they probably don’t even know it<p>It comes to no surprise to most people that corporate Human Resources departments work in conjunction with IT to monitor employee activities at the workplace. They monitor your movements with keycards …

Plastic roads may put asphalt to shame

The days of putting up with crumbling asphalt streets might just come to an end. Construction company VolkerWessels has revealed plans for recycled plastic roads that are both more sustainable <i>and</i> more practical than old-fashioned blacktop. Besides reusing material, they'd last about three times …

Roads

How a 10-month-old startup's founders convinced investors to give them millions of dollars to buy a 93-year-old German razor factory

But Jeff Raider and Andy Katz-Mayfield, the cofounders of shaving startup Harry's did just that — and then they used the money to buy a 93-year-old German factory.<p>Raider and Katz-Mayfield became friends more than a decade ago, when the two were interns together during college. Raider then went on …

How to Work with People Who Aren’t Good at Working with People

Twenty five years after the term “emotional intelligence” was first introduced by academics, thousands of independent scientific studies have highlighted the importance of managing your own and others’ emotions in relation to career success, job performance, entrepreneurship, and leadership.<p>But …