Jessica Stephens

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You might not actually need a new computer. Try these upgrades first.

Give new life to an old machine.<p>We all know our computers have limited shelf lives—otherwise everyone would still be rocking desktops from the days of Windows 95. But when exactly does that machine get so old and sluggish that you need to replace it?<p>Good news: There might still be life in your …

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This Is What Being A Mom With Generalized Anxiety Disorder Is Like

My bonus daughter asks if she can go in our backyard, two feet from the back door, to play on our playground by herself – I say no because if someone …

I Had Ridiculous Acid Reflux for a Year: Here's How I Fixed It (Without Drugs)

About six years ago, seemingly overnight, I developed a case of acid reflux so unpleasant that I felt as though lava was perpetually bubbling up into …

46 Random Amazon Products That Thousands Of Reviewers Say Changed Their Lives

Life isn’t without its frustrations — and sometimes you need special products to help you solve those little problems that always seem to pop up. …

People say this Vitamin C serum you can get on Amazon is clearing up their acne — see the amazing before-and-after pictures

When most people think of buying beauty and skin-care products, cosmetics stores like Sephora and Ulta Beauty typically come to mind. However, Amazon is quickly becoming a go-to destination for under-the-radar and affordable beauty products.<p>The Aztec Secret Indian Healing Clay previously went viral …

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8 New Skin-Care Tools and Devices You Need to Try in 2018

Beauty technology in 2018 is making everything, to quote Kanye West, "faster, better, stronger." These new gadgets do it all — cleanse our pores more deeply than ever before, make sheet-masking a 90-second endeavor, analyze our skin with dermatological precision via our iPhones, and completely …

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12 Spot Creams You Can Rely On to Beat Blemishes Fast

The best spot cream is one that takes down inflammation (read: redness), shrinks and dries out the blemish and speeds up the healing process. It will …

What Are The Best Natural Antidepressants Available?

Omega 3<p>Omega-3 fatty acids are essential minerals which reduce inflammation and are vital to brain functions such as mood and memory. Your body …

A Dermatologist Breaks Down the Best Acids to Use in Every Decade of Your Life

If you're a newbie, acids may initially sound like a scary thing to incorporate into your skincare routine—especially if you have sensitive skin. …

Yes, It's True: These Natural Supplements for Anxiety Actually Work

Anxiety is one of those things that isn’t an issue until it hits you like a ton of bricks—whether in the form of unexpected heart palpitations, …

I ditched my financial advisor for an app, and saving money has never been easier

At the risk of sounding cliché, I'm a millennial with almost no investing experience. I have a 401(k) retirement account, but all my non-retirement savings has been stashed in a standard savings account from Bank of America.<p>With interest rates low and my savings not doing much, I decided it was …

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I Stopped Taking Supplements, and My Skin Did the Unthinkable

Real talk for a second? When it comes to puberty, I kind of feel like Benjamin Button—at least where my skin is concerned. Hear me out. All through …

6 billion-dollar projects that will transform London by 2025

Once the site of a farm, shipyard, and railway, the 500-acre waterfront area started redeveloping in the early 2000s — adding thousands of new housing units, public plazas, restaurants, and shops. By 2025, the 8 million-square-foot Battersea Power Station development in Nine Elms will consist of …

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Hypersomnolence: What you need to know

Hypersomnolence is a condition where a person experiences significant episodes of sleepiness, even after having 7 hours or more of quality …

Gal Gadot's hairstylist swears by this 1 product for beach waves

Gal Gadot not only became the star of summer with the supersized hit "Wonder Woman," but the actress and mom of two also slayed on the red carpet while promoting the film.<p>Her glossy, lustrous waves and low-key updos were courtesy of hairstylist Mark Townsend, who also tends to celebrities like …

Why there’s no such thing as a gifted child

Even Einstein was unexceptional in his youth. Now a new book questions our fixation with IQ and says adults can help almost any child become gifted<p>Join us on <b>Thursday 3 August</b> for an online Q&A looking at what parents and teachers can do to boost children’s brainpower<p>When Maryam Mirzakhani died at …

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Amazing Dutch Windwheel is a green energy generator you can live in

The iconic Dutch windmill is getting a high-tech makeover with a big eco-friendly boost. Today the Windwheel Corporation unveiled new designs for the …

Sooth Stubborn Belly Pain Fast With These Natural Remedies

Are you prone to heartburn, indigestion, bloating or other belly upsets and in need of stomach pain relief? These natural remedies can quickly ease, …

Five reasons why stock markets aren't going to crash

Global stock markets are close to record highs, valuations look stretched and investors are nervous. Is a major crash around the corner?<p>Professional investors are certainly worried: 44pc think stocks are overvalued, according to a global survey of fund managers by Bank of America Merrill Lynch. …

Study: New approach to destroying deadly brain tumors

A new strategy for treating brain tumors may extend or save the lives of patients diagnosed with one of the deadliest forms of cancer, according to a …

10 of the Easiest Breakfasts for the Laziest Mornings

We all have those mornings when we wake up completely disinterested in starting the day. We hit the snooze button, pull the covers over our eyes, and …

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Victory for neo-Marxist Jeremy Corbyn would mean a hard Brexit and doom for the economy

If we were dealing with a normal Labour Party, those Tories who value one-nation principles and the unity of these Isles would mostly be relaxed about the outcome of the election.<p>Some might even think it preferable that such a Labour Party should win. The centre-Left would then 'own' Brexit. Labour …

What Dermatologists Buy at Boots: A Tell-All

Sure, we may be in awe of French pharmacies and fascinated by CVS over the pond, but Boots could easily rival both… honest! There are tonnes of cult …

The Prettiest Patios on the Internet & How to Get the Look — Patio Perfection

There are few things dreamier than sipping your morning coffee outside while reading a new book, or toasting the end of another work day with a glass …

No Joke: These Korean Stickers Remove Your Pimples Overnight

When I first caught wind of acne stickers, on the surface, they seemed like a farce. <i>Stickers?</i> I thought. <i>What, like Lisa Frank unicorns and puppies</i> …

12 Amazing Beauty Products You'll Wish You'd Known About Sooner

Tried, tested, and loved by BuzzFeed editors and writers!<p><i>Some products were provided to BuzzFeed free of charge.</i>

5 Fresh Party Salads for Your Patio Potluck

I firmly believe that you can never have too many salads and sides at summer potlucks — extra emphasis on the salads. They're the beacon of freshness …

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Historic mills, babbling brooks and quorn pies: a day out in Nailsworth

‘Après moi, le deluge,” I think to myself as I stroll downhill towards the idyllic Cotswolds town of Nailsworth. There may be a beautiful blue sky waiting, but if so it’s hiding behind a screen of brooding pink clouds, and as flecks of spring drizzle plop onto my brolly, I can’t help but find the …

27 of the Best Drugstore Beauty Products You Can Buy Right Now

It can be difficult to decipher which products in the drugstore beauty aisle will actually work for you, especially when there are hundreds of …

Are markets about to topple and crash: five key measures

World stock markets are expensive by almost any metric – and the biggest of all the major markets is registering the highest readings.<p>American shares make up more than half the global stock market. Since the beginning of 2016 their value has risen by almost 30pc, with around half of that rally …