Javen Ang

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7 of the Best Herbs to Grow Indoors

There’s nothing quite like fresh herbs to turn up the flavor dial on a dish. Adding herbs is a great way to excite your tastebuds without adding …

Herbs

How To Use The Ordinary's Serums With Our Comprehensive Guide To Each Product

The Ordinary (owned by Deciem, The Abnormal Beauty Company, which also owns brands such as NIOD and Fountain) has established itself firmly as one of …

Dry Skin

8 Body Products That Will Help You Look Better Naked

We all take really good care of our skin—right? We wax poetic each day about all the serums, lotions, potions, peels, and masks we swear by. We get …

Skin Care

If You Want to Lose Weight With Intermittent Fasting, Follow This 11-Step Guide

You keep hearing these two little words — intermittent fasting. If you want to learn more about what it is, why people do it, and <i>how</i> to do it, this is the guide for you! We'll answer all the basic questions about intermittent fasting (also referred to as IF) so you can decide if it might be right …

Weight Loss

Do You Know About Niacinamide Serums? A Dermatologist Explains Why You Need One

Let's say that you consider yourself to be an expert on all things skincare. You know all about hyaluronic acid and you've done your homework to find …

Immune System

4 Creative Ways to Use Greenery in the Kitchen

If you love the trend of bringing the outdoors inside, then you’ll love how modern kitchens are incorporating greenery. Vertical indoor gardens have …

Kitchens

8 Reasons Your Eyes Look Tired That Have Nothing to Do With Sleep—and What You Can Do

We’ve all been there. You’re face to face with a coworker in the break room when they tilt their head sympathetically and observe, “You look tired.” …

Blood Vessels

The One Anti-Inflammatory Vitamin Experts Swear By To Lose Fat Fast

There are three important factors in staying trim around your middle. You must have a well-balanced, anti-inflammatory diet along with consistent …

Antiinflammatory

How to Get Sponsored on Instagram (Even if You Currently Have 0 Followers)

It's no surprise you want to become a paid Instagram influencer -- heck, the average price for a sponsored Instagram post is $300, and if you become …

Public Relations

You're Going To Be Obsessed With Amber Interiors' New Candles

There's an awesome story behind "Nunya."<p>Amber Lewis is proving that a rose — or rather, bergamot and jasmine — by any other name would smell just as un-freaking-believable. The Los Angeles designer is known for her effortlessly cool California aesthetic, and now, she's taking that laid-back …

Los Angeles

How 'Glee' Star Kevin McHale Packed on Muscle and Transformed His Body

"Simply put, I was 'skinny fat,'" he tells MensHealth.com.<p>Kevin McHale, known best for his role as Artie Abrams on six seasons of <i>Glee,</i> no longer looks like the nerdy guy he once played on TV. The 30-year-old actor shocked fans by revealing his ripped body on Instagram in August, and now both McHale …

Protein

Introducing The Completely Natural Alternative To Retinol

Retinol or vitamin A is one of the most popular anti-ageing skincare ingredients of the last decade. Why? Its proven to stimulate collagen production …

Skin Care

Vitamin F Is The Unsung Hero Ingredient Dry Skin Needs

When it comes to skincare, there are a handful of vitamins we all know, love and trust to transform our complexions. Experts champion vitamin C for …

Skin Care

Kitchen Decor Just Got a Lot Easier With GE’s Matte Collection

Kitchens are important to both homeowners and homebuyers. In fact, many homebuyers will walk away from a house based solely on the condition and …

Kitchens

New pubic hair trend revealed - waxing experts reveal the truth

You’ve admired your friend’s latest hair colour, you’ve asked your sister where her new lipstick is from and you’ve quizzed your fresh-faced workmate …

Hair

Colleen Lost 104 Pounds Going Vegan and Eating This 1 Meal For Lunch and Dinner

Colleen Tronlone, age 31, began her weight-loss journey at 250 pounds. It took her just 16 months to lose an astonishing 104 pounds! Keep reading to learn about how her diet (spoiler: it's plant-based!) and workout routine transformed her body and her life. She went from working with children and …

Weight Loss

These Hair Growth Supplements Work SO Fast They're Selling Out At Sephora

When it comes to thinning hair, it’s best to get to the root of the problem before you frantically start buying new hair serums and oils that promise …

Hair Care

9 Highly Successful People Share the Inspirational Quotes That Changed Their Lives

High performers share their spiritual mantras, rallying cries, and guiding beacons.<p>Inspirational quotes can be more than slogans on a Hallmark card. …

Real Estate

The Real Reason You’ll Never Be In Shape & What To Do About It

As a personal trainer I get insight into many human behaviours.My early Wednesday can be spent with a stressed out mid-level manager of an small …

Food Preparation

13 Fatigue-Fighting Hacks to Supercharge Your Mornings

We’ve all had those mornings when we just can’t shake a feeling of sluggishness, even when we’ve technically gotten enough sleep. In an effort to …

Wellness

Take this online class and learn how to make Insta-money

Whether you’re trying to become a social media influencer or looking to promote your brand, it's practically required that you have a presence on …

Social Media

To raise independent kids, treat middle school like a dress rehearsal for life

My fifth — and last — child is starting middle school this year. I’m also a middle school teacher, and I’ve been thinking a lot about what I’ll do differently this time. Most of the changes stem from being realistic about what middle school is — and isn’t.<p>Years ago I was directing a play and we had …

Parenting

Greenery Breathes Fresh Life Into a Brazilian Midcentury

With a budget of $50,000, a home rich in family history is treated to a bright, airy renovation for the first time since it was built.<p>Having served as her birthplace and childhood home where her parents and grandparents lived, the 1953 apartment that a client asked Brazilian studio Cupertino …

Genealogy

This Is How to Put On Muscle Without Lifting Super Heavy

You can train with lighter weights without missing out on any gains.<p>Some people like to say that lifting heavy weights is the only way to build muscle. High reps and light weights might improve your endurance, these people argue, but they’re not going to make your muscles any bigger.<p>In fact, the …

Exercise

6 Optical Illusion Wallpaper Ideas

Once seen as an outdated addition to a home, wallpaper is coming back in a huge way. From trendy new ideas like scratch and sniff wallpaper to …

Home Decorating

13 Habits of Self-Made Millionaires, From a Man Who Spent 5 Years Studying Rich People

From reading to exercising, these are the daily habits of self-made millionaires.<p>All self-made millionaires had to start somewhere.<p>Much of their …

Self-improvement

Army’s sleeping technique that will get you to sleep in two minutes

A sleep technique used by the military could help you nod off in under two minutes.<p>It is said to have a 96% success rate after six weeks of practice …

Sleep

These Essential Oils Will Obliterate Your Blackheads

Blackheads are essentially clogged hair follicles that are full of excess sebum. The overflow of sebum causes the skin to oxidize in the top layer of …

Skin Care

The 33-year-old millionaire founder of $3.75 billion Box thinks everyone needs to read these 2 books

Box CEO Aaron Levie may have made his millions helping companies move their data to the cloud, but the 33-year-old founder still takes the time to sit down and read a book.<p>It's up to Levie, the leader of a 1,960-person workforce at a company that has $500 million in annual revenue and is valued at …

6 things that kill morale

What makes you happy at work? Maybe you have a great boss who gives you the freedom to be creative, rewards you for going the extra mile, and helps …

The Workplace