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6 Shampoos That Will Help Preserve Your Box Braids

Picture this: It's the hottest day of summer, and you're four hours deep into an all-day hair appointment that seeps well into the evening, too. Your …

Hair Care

PSA: Résumés With These 5 Qualities Get the Most Attention

Résumés are par for the course in any job application process. They're the critical pieces of paper (or, let's be honest, PDF files) that get you …

Employment

8 Vibrators Under $50 That You'll Want To Buy ASAP

When most vibrators on the market cost $75, $100, $200, or even more, it's hard not to think about sex toys as a luxury. But not being able to spend …

Shopping

How to Make a Résumé Interviewers Actually Want to Read

No offense, but your résumé kind of sucks. Or at least it probably does, because most people’s résumés do. That is not surprising, since it’s hard to …

The 3 Products Dermatologists Turn To For Razor Burn

Shaving is a complicated dance of perfect exfoliation, sharp razor blades, and really good balance. Get the moves right, and it's smooth sailing. Get …

How to Write an Impressive Cover Letter

I’ve read a lot of cover letters in my career — thousands of them, maybe even tens of thousands. (If you’re thinking that sounds like really boring …

The Best Under-Eye Cream Is Actually a Tea Bag

What kind of eye cream does a sleep-deprived, puffy-eyed college student prefer? Easy: a cheap one. I discovered how to get rid of bags under your …

17 Primers To Keep Your Makeup In Check All Day

Beauty is a tricky field to navigate come summer. Mascaras become waterproof, but are a nightmare to take off; hair gets wilder, thanks to the …

4 Money-Saving Tips You Probably Haven't Thought About

The idea of saving money may sound overwhelming, especially if you’re unsure of where to even start. The reality is, not all budgeting best practices …

How To Job Hunt Without A College Degree

It's no wonder that some of the best shows and films about adolescent and young adult life take place in an educational setting. By the time most …

The Caffeine-Free Tea That Helps Me Focus More Than Coffee Ever Could

Total focus, zero caffeine hangover<p>I can drink a dangerous amount of coffee. After the third cup, it just tastes like piping hot, freshly roasted brown water and gives me nothing but the promise that I will jump halfway across the room if you tap me on the shoulder. After hitting a coffee wall for …

Coffee

The Right Way To Do Bottomless Brunch In NYC

Brunch gets the distinguishing characteristic of both being a hangover cure and a way to drink yourself back to a hangover. Some people would rather …

The World’s Greatest Stretch Is A Real Thing— Here’s How To Do It

If you're the type to dip out of a workout class before the stretch, or jump on the treadmill the second you walk into the gym, we get it: Stretching …

15 Foods We Don't Buy When Online Grocery Shopping—Only In Person

Don't trust someone to squeeze an avocado for you.<p>Online grocery shopping is becoming almost as common as running to the store for weekly groceries. It's a huge part of the <i>Bon Appétit</i> test kitchen's routine—we order the majority of our supplies for recipe testing on Fresh Direct, and rely on Amazon …

Treat Yourself! The Sweetest Desserts In NYC

Appetizers are nice and entrées are essential, but we <i>adore</i> dessert. For real — we feel about ice cream and cookies and brownies the way Liz Lemon …

The Best Yoga Apps For Finding Some Zen This Year

Yoga is the ideal workout for introverts because it's quiet, meditative, and requires very little interaction with other humans — but going to a …

Yoga

This 5-Minute Olive Sauce Belongs on Whatever You're Making for Dinner Tonight

It's awesome on fish—but we've thrown it on chicken, rice, crackers, straight from the spoon...<p>You know that cliff-side villa you own on Italy’s Amalfi Coast? The one with the lemon trees and the small, grassy side yard, which doubles as an olive orchard? Oh. That wasn’t you? Yeah, me neither. I do …

5 Tricks to Detox Your Body and Mind in the New Year

<i>For many of us, 2017 was a doozy, but we here at Brit + Co are ready to hit refresh in 2018! Follow our Hit Refresh series through January for new ideas, hacks, and skills that will help you achieve (and maintain!) those New Year’s resolutions.</i><p>We hope you had a beautiful holiday filled with family, …

These Web Series Are Telling The Stories We Actually Need To Hear

While we’ve spent the past few years debating ourselves to death about the diversity being offered mainstream television, the internet has been …

Broad City

9 Essential Interpersonal Skills To Add Your Résumé

As you assess yourself and your work at the end of 2017 (either through formal evaluations or more general musings on your career), you'll likely …

19 Instant Pot Recipes for When You’re Even Too Busy for a Slow Cooker

Since you’re on the go all the time, chances are you could benefit from an Instant Pot if you don’t already have one. After all, with over-scheduled days and endless commitments, who couldn’t use time-saving cookware that makes mealtime oh-so much easier? If you’re at a loss for what to cook in an …

I'm Married To A Sex Therapist. This Is What Our Marriage Is Like.

"I highly recommend that all singles try to date the next single sex therapist that they meet."<p>If you think being married to a sex therapist is all sex all the time, you’d be wrong. It’s just like being married to anyone else, albeit with more frank, open discussions about getting it on.<p>To find out …

Sam Bee’s Show Explains The GOP Tax Plan 'In Terms Even A Trump Kid' Can Understand

Correspondent Mike Rubens is here to break it down.<p>The “Full Frontal with Samantha Bee” team is here to break down what the GOP’s tax plan really means.<p>In three videos shared online Friday, correspondent Mike Rubens uses terms “that even a Trump kid could understand” to explain the finer details of …

12 Need-To-Know Affordable Decor Stores

From our friends at The Zoe Report<p><i>Curated by Rachel Zoe and her team of editors and stylists, The Zoe Report is not only your stop for all things fashion and beauty but all-around lifestyle as well. Check out their site for everything from shopping tips to dating advice, to the latest in celebrity</i> …

Beauty

How Do We Decide What to ‘Cure’ and What to Celebrate?

<i>Far From the Tree</i> — the documentary adaptation of Andrew Solomon’s landmark study of difference within families, coming to the Doc NYC festival this …

Autism

Here Is The Complete Tracee Ellis Ross JCPenney Collection

There’s no doubt about it: Tracee Ellis Ross <i>loves</i> fashion. Whether she’s sharing her #OOTD on Instagram, channeling her mother (the legendary, …

These True Stories Of One-Night Stands Are As Juicy As They Are Unique

Sex. Strangers. Intimacy. Awkwardness. Ecstasy. These are just a few of the sometimes-disparate ideas that come into play when we talk about …

7 Under-the-Radar Jewelry Lines You’ll Want to Get Familiar With

Whether you prefer teeny diamonds or flashy statement hoops.<p>There’s an overwhelming number of brands making jewelry right now. That’s just a fact. We’ve already narrowed down the best of the best, from statement jewelry to delicate, everyday options. But under-the-radar-designers are catching our …

Jewelry

13 Can't-Miss Food & Drink Spots In New Orleans

When it comes to New Orleans, you've likely heard all about the city's second line parades around the French Quarter and the day-to-night-to-day …

New Orleans

Where To Buy Well-Made Lingerie For Under $100

<i>We use clothing to express ourselves, but sometimes, it’s what we wear below the surface that makes us feel most powerful. This week, UndHER World is</i> …

Clothing