Karina Santos

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15 Retinol-Based Products That Will Transform Your Skin

There is no magic bullet for perfect skin. But retinol comes pretty close.<p>While it's true there is no magic bullet when it comes to perfecting skin, one ingredient comes pretty close—retinol. "Prescription Retin-A and Tretinoin and over the counter retinols increase skin cell turnover and stimulate …

Why Legal Cannabis Is 2015's Best Startup Opportunity

Every entrepreneur dreams of discovering an untapped market where they could start with a low investment and build a huge business. If that’s you, consider the developing legal marijuana industry.<p>This sector is growing faster than ganja under grow lights.<p>The best part is, it’s early days for this — …

Ask A Native New Yorker: Can I Smoke Weed Outside?

Are you relatively new to this bustling metropolis? Don't be shy about it, everyone was new to New York once upon a time, except, of course, those …

Poll: Most Americans Now Support Laws to Legalize Marijuana

A majority of Americans now favor legislation that would legalize marijuana for personal use, according to a new survey.<p>An NBC News/Wall Street …

Separating Fact from Fiction: 5 Most Common Marijuana Myths

No other plant in the history of mankind has been given nearly as much attention as marijuana. Considered by many a panacea for most of the body and …

Snoop Dogg Is Raising A Fund For Investing In Weed Startups

“Invest in what you know.”<p>That’s a common piece of advice given to new investors that Calvin Broadus, Jr. (a.k.a. Snoop Dogg, a.k.a. Snoop Lion) seems to be taking to heart.<p>Sources tell us the prolific rapper, youth football coach and marijuana aficionado is putting together a fund specifically to …

Venture Capital

'ControlAir' App Brings Finger Gesture Controls to Mac

Earlier this week, gesture recognition technology company eyeSight introduced <i>ControlAir</i>, an app that uses a Mac's camera to read finger-based movements, allowing users to control various media applications without needing to physically interact with their computers.<p>The app, which is free to …

Own A Chromecast? Google Wants To Give You $6

The Chromecast is already a damned great little device. Pretty much the only thing* that would make it better is if Google randomly gave you free money for owning one.<p><i>(*except for 5ghz WiFi support, that’d be good too.)</i><p>What do you know! That’s what they’re doing today.<p>As noted by Android Authority, …

Chromecast

Apple begins training retail employees about the Apple Watch

Apple today began training its retail store employees in multiple countries, including the U.S. and the U.K, about the upcoming Apple Watch. The training is said to not divulge many new details, but the beginning of the training program does represent Apple’s first move on the retail employee level …

Single Dad Went to Beauty School so He Could Learn How to Style His Daughter's Hair

Colorado dad Greg Wickherst has done a great job taking care of his daughter Izzy since he and Izzy's mother split up over a year ago, but he had no idea what to do when it came to styling the almost-3-year-old's hair. When Izzy's hair grew longer and Wickherst couldn't even do a simple ponytail, …

Farfetch Logo

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TAG Heuer

SUV driver’s behaviour comes under scrutiny in New York train crash

Federal investigators looking into a fiery commuter train wreck that killed six people zeroed in Wednesday on what they called the big question on everyone's mind: Why was the driver of an SUV stopped on the tracks, between the lowered crossing gates?<p>A team from the National Transportation Safety …

Brooklyn's Most Expensive Listing

An 18,000-square-foot mansion in Brooklyn Heights has just listed for $40 million, making it the highest ask price ever in the borough.

Freed After 19 Years in Prison for Killing Her Pimp, Woman Tells Story

<br>At age 17, Sara Kruzan was sentenced to life in prison for the 1994 fatal shooting of her pimp George Howard. Upon her release in late 2013, CBS …

'My face felt like it was on fire': Woman scarred for life after laser hair removal burns her chin

A woman has been left scarred for life after a beautician botched laser hair removal treatment - on her face.<p>Mum-of-two Vanda Thomas, 55, has …

Coolsculpting, Ultherapy, Laser Hair Removal, Cosmetic Dermatology, NY

Dr. Melanie Grossman, board-certified dermatologist, has been in practice in New York City for more than 22 years. A co-inventor of laser hair …

7 Things You Didn't Know About Laser Hair Removal

Brush up on these essential facts before you book an appointment.<p>Thinking of going under the laser? Get to know the ins and outs of the procedure before you cough up the funds necessary to go hair-free for good.<p><b>It Works Best on People with Dark Hair and Light Skin</b>Those with blonde, red, or gray …

Skin Care

Jury finds owner of St. Peters laser hair removal business guilty of sex assault charges

<b>ST. CHARLES COUNTY •</b> Jurors found the owner of a laser hair removal business guilty Thursday of sexually assaulting four of his customers.<p>Lawrence P. …

The Best Way to Get Rid of Upper-Lip Hair

It may be "Movember"—but we'll leave the mustaches to the guys.<p><b>What keeps upper-lip hair invisible the longest—bleaching, waxing, or threading?</b> —<i>Molly, Chicago, IL</i><p>Every woman's hair grows in at a different rate—typically between two and six weeks, a time frame predetermined by genetics and …

Hair

Cover Your Face In Snail Slime

The thing about agreeing to test products with snail mucin in them is that you become hyper aware of how gooey face creams tend to be. You may find …

A One-Step Exercise to Fire Up Your Thighs

Feel the burn. See results.<p><i>Join the Women's Health Weekend Challenge to help you meet your fitness goals fast and make your weekend workouts count. Thousands of women already have. Join them, and achieve your fitness goals faster!</i><p><b>Isometric Wall Squat:</b> This quad-targeting move is great for …