Lisa Max

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How to Get Rid of Your Back Acne

Back zits can be embarrassing, but with these products, you no longer have to deal with them.<p>Back acne (or as the cool kids call it, bacne) is a particular kind of hell. Unlike regular acne, it's tough to tell if you even have it, and once you glimpse those telltale zits in the mirror, it's hard to …

Skin Care

10 Ways You Might Be Giving Other People Too Much Power Over Your Life Without Even Realizing It

You only have so much time and energy. Don't let people take it from you.<p>A few years ago, I wrote a book called <i>13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do</i>. I've received thousands of emails over the years from readers telling me which "thing" they struggled with the most. The struggle people seem to …

Self-help

I've studied happiness for years — here are the 12 best pieces of advice I'm giving my daughter

"Drift" is the decision we make by not deciding, or by making a decision that unleashes consequences for which we don't take responsibility.<p>You go to medical school because both your parents are doctors. You get married because all your friends are getting married. You take a job because someone …

Happiness

Robin Williams Did This 1 Thing to Unlock His Creativity--and It's Exactly What Neuroscience Recommends

Unlocking creativity ain't easy--but some brilliant scientific and comedic minds have figured it out.<p>We all have self-defeating habits and do plenty to sabotage our own success. Unfortunately, it's no different when it comes to creativity.<p>Neuroscience research indicates that those who struggle with …

Creativity

7 Hard Lessons You Need to Learn If You Want a Happy, Successful Life

The best way to enforce happy relationships is to exercise your willingness to walk away from them<p><i>What is it that nobody tells you about adult life? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by</b> …

Self-improvement

This super simple hack will magically sharpen your dull tweezers

Because there's nothing more annoying than trying to pluck a hair that won't budge.<p>We've all been there: You're desperately trying to pluck a hair, and your tweezer is so dull that the hair. Is. Not. Moving. This has happened to me countless times — I always thought it was impossible to fix, so I …

Hair

This Face Mask Makes Your Pores Look Smaller in 5 Minutes

Nothing can really make pores disappear. However, an extra-deep cleaning treatment <i>can</i> shrink them so that they look so small you (almost) forget …

Skin Care

7 Concealers Every Woman Over 30 Should Be Using

A good concealer can go a long way. This essential beauty product has the power to hide everything–literally, everything like under-eye bags, dark …

Makeup

Nanoblading Promises The Instagram-Worthy Brows You've Always Wanted

Move over, microblading.<p>You only have to scroll through Instagram for a few seconds to realise that microblading is big beauty news.<p>There are currently just under 5million (yep, you read that correctly) hashtags dedicated to the cosmetic procedure that fills sparse patches, making scanty brows look …

Beauty

How Not to Be Boring When Making Small Talk

When making small talk, it's not the topic that matters. It's how you discuss that topic.<p>People often say that when making small talk, you want to stick to neutral and non-controversial topics. In my view, that is probably the worst advice you could ever give.<p>When making small talk, it's not the …

Warren Buffett

How to shape your eyebrows depending on your face shape

Steve Granitz/ John Phillips/ Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/Getty Images<p><b>If you have a round face, angled brows will give your face definition.</b>• <b><br>Oval faces</b> …

Makeup

What Grounding Techniques Can You Use for PTSD?

Grounding is a particular type of coping strategy that is designed to "ground" you in or immediately connect you with the present moment. Grounding …

Mindfulness

These Are the 10 Best Shampoos for Men

Find the right kind for you.<p>Not all shampoos are created equal. Take notice of your hair: Is it curly? Dry? Thinning? Whatever kind of hair you have should dictate the shampoo you're using to wash it. This will help emphasize the parts of your hair that are great, and deemphasize the parts you want …

Hair Care

How to pick an under eye cream when you’re in your 50s

Everything you thought you knew about your skin changes in your 50s. It will get drier, and feel less taut than before. As your skin matures, it …

Skin Care

5 Organic Drugstore Products Dermatologists Swear By For Fine Lines And Wrinkles

It’s easy to get swept up in the belief that an effective anti-aging skincare routine requires the most potent formulas and chemicals. After all, it …

Skin Care

How To Disable Facebook’s Data Collection Setting, Including Phone Call & Text Logs

On Mar. 25, Facebook acknowledged that as part of their data collection process for Android users, those who downloaded Messenger on their phones and …

Apps

With 5 Quick Clicks You Can See All the Data Facebook Has on You (I Was Truly Stunned by What I Found)

It takes just five short steps to download the entire archive. You probably want to do it immediately.<p><i>(Update: Facebook says it's changing how you can access and change your privacy settings. Details are here.)</i><p>Tough times for Facebook--and they're only getting worse. The FTC is investigating, the …

Social Media

'Ikigai': The Japanese Lifestyle Trend Promising To Find Your Life Purpose

Is this the new 'hygge'?<p>From yoga retreats in the Himalayas and weekly mindfulness classes to downloading mediation apps such as Headspace and Calm, many of us spend our lives (and paycheques) on trying to achieve happiness and fulfilment.<p>However, having tried out the Danish concept of finding …

Happiness

Talking to kids about money: An age-appropriate guide

<b>Question from Globe reader Bryan</b><b>:</b> Can you suggest any resources for teaching children about money?<p>Ms. Simmons works with young people to help them navigate the new economic climate with personal finance, ethical investing and small business advice.<p><i>Shannon Lee Simmons is a financial planner, author</i> …

Personal Finance

Ridding Ourselves of Unwanted Fear and Anger

<b>Shuddhaanandaa Brahmachari</b><p>Modern medical science talks of psychosomatic origin of most diseases, which means most of the diseases of our physical …

Mindfulness

19 grocery store hacks that will save you a ton of money on food

Do you find your grocery bill too big? Well, there's good news. You can save major money on groceries by following these frugal shopping tips.

Personal Finance

Fashion trends for 2018: The top 10 hottest styles for spring and summer

Spring has sprung and so have the newest looks to add to your wardrobe. The new season is a time for putting those heavy winter coats and sweaters …

Fashion (UK)

The Best Hair, Skin & Nails Supplements, According To A Dermatologist

It’s time to get real about beauty supplements.<p>There are a lot of pills and powders you can take that will, supposedly, give you the thick, shiny …

Skin Care

The Four Noble Truths, Introvert Style

The Buddha taught what many regard as universal psychological principles: Everyone is subject to suffering; everyone wishes to have relief from that …

Meditation

Bully-Proof Your Child with These 3 Skills

Continued...<p>Teach conflict resolution and problem-solving skills. This requires a lot of time and patience while the child is young but has a big …

Parenting

Meet the 11-year-old who electrified the crowd at March for Our Lives

Naomi Wadler had a powerful message to share when she took to the stage at the March For Our Lives rally in Washington DC over the weekend: stop …

African-American News

Best Hamburger Ever Recipe

"These burgers are the best on the grill in the summertime. Jam-packed with all kinds of stuff, and no tasteless bread crumbs!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 …

Onions

This Natural Moisturizer Is SO Good It Keeps Selling Out At Sephora

A good moisturizer is a staple in every woman’s beauty routine. It’s the base to smooth skin, nice makeup application, and a healthy complexion. …

Skin Care

The 11 Best Ina Garten Recipes of All Time

Let’s face it: We can never get enough of our idol in all things cooking and life, Ina Garten. So put on your chambray button-down, grab a wooden …

11 Cystic Acne Home Remedies That Are Esthetician- and Dermatologist-Approved

Zits, pimples, blemishes, bumps—whatever you want to call them, acne breakouts are par for the course in this thing we call life. And while that one …