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Lose 11 Pounds in a Week on This Prebiotic Soup Diet That's Good for Gut Bacteria

Over the past decade, “good bacteria” have emerged as the darlings of the weight-loss world. Again and again, top doctors and nutritionists have …

Weight Loss

The 6 Best Vitamins and Serums for Hair, Brow, and Nail Growth

Want stronger hair, nails, and brows? Here's your guide to the best vitamins, serums, shampoos, and other treatments that live up to their claims and …

Country Lifestyle

The Youth Elixir: A Dermatologist Shares the Most Effective Anti-Aging Creams

Of all the buzzy skincare trends we want to try, collagen creams are at once the most enticing and least clear. We know it's associated with …

New Year, New Products: 14 Target Buys We're Adding to Our Collection

There's no better time to audit and rebuild your beauty collection than at the start of the year. It's the perfect chance to reassess your skincare …

Your Paycheck Could Increase Very Soon -- Here’s How Much You Can Expect

New IRS federal tax-withholding guidelines should give millions of Americans higher paychecks in 2018.<p>The Treasury Department recently released new …

Step Up Your January Meal-Prep Game With These 3 Healthy Recipes

Picking a meal-prep strategy for a food resolution is one thing. But finding the right recipes to make during said plan? Well, that's something else …

Easy cleanse: Cut out these 4 food groups for a healthier you - TODAY.com

Dieting can seem overwhelming, and the term "cleanse" can have so many different meanings. Before you read further, forget whatever you've read about doing a cleanse. This time around, you're going to focus on only four things.<p>I say “only” four things to show you just how do-able this is, but don’t …

The Best Nude Gloss For Your Skin Tone

Maybe it's our inner tween talking, but these days, there's nothing trendier than a glossy lip. Something about a high-shine finish takes us back to …

Makeup

25 Healthy Sheet Pan Recipes That Will Make Your Life So Much Easier

Whether you are single or have a family to feed, it seems like every weeknight is a blur and trying to get dinner on the table isn't always the easiest feat. On top of that, eating healthy isn't always easy and oftentimes requires a decent amount of prep. And cleanup is a chore in itself when …

Cooking

I Finally Found a Face Wash That Meets My High Standards

For the past couple of years, I’ve avoided wearing any eye makeup whatsoever. I was fortunate that this initiative coincided with a bare-lid heyday, …

Everything at Sephora Is on Sale With This Code

If you're a Sephora devotee and have been saving up Beauty Insider points all year to splurge on a special gift, you’re in for a treat—this week, the …

Beauty

WATCH: The Trick To Using a Round Brush That No One Knows

We’re always hearing about new ways to perfect the at-home blowout and finally achieve salon-worthy results. News flash: We have never once found …

Hair

The Best Gifts to Give From Ulta Beauty This Year

There's one thing we love most about Ulta Beauty: When it comes to drugstore vs. prestige beauty brands, this is one store that doesn't force us to choose teams. We can stock up on our favorite $5 mascara <i>and</i> check out the latest offerings from top-shelf brands like Urban Decay and MAC. The store's …

5 Cheap Natural Products Dermatologists Swear By To Look 10 Years Younger

There are so many skincare products on the market that offer to transform your skin. But, what they fail to advertise is that they're made with some …

The One Drugstore Perfecting Concealer You Should Use To Look 10 Years Younger

No product makes you look more wide-eyed and youthful than a fantastic concealer. And we found an amazing one at the drugstore for a great …

The 58 Best Books of 2017

2017 has been one hell of a year, full of ups and downs and everything in between. But if there's one thing that's for certain, it's that 2017 was a damn good year for books. New releases from all across the different genres have taken us places we never thought imaginable, explained what really …

Slow Cooker Lemony Garlic Chicken Breast

<b>INGREDIENTS</b>1 tsp oregano<br>1/4 tsp black pepper<br>2 lbs boneless, skinless chicken breasts (six halves)<br>1 tbsp olive oil<br>1/4 cup water<br>3 tbsp lemon juice<br>2 tsp …

The Best and Easiest Salmon You’ll Ever Make

<b>INGREDIENTS</b>1/4 cup pure maple syrup (NOT pancake syrup!) or honey<br>1/4 cup soy sauce<br>2-3 cloves minced garlic<br>12 ounces fresh or thawed …

Sweet and Smoky Caramelized Cauliflower

Even those who aren’t huge fans of cauliflower might fall in love with this easy side dish, since cooking cauliflower in a smoking-hot pan until it is well browned brings out its natural sweetness. This dark, caramel-like flavor is enhanced by the spicy glaze and a splash of tart lemon juice. <b>Sweet</b> …

Cauliflower

Hamstring Exercises | Women's Health

“Mirror, mirror, on the gym wall, when it comes to my leg muscles, am I really working them all?” Odds are if you ask yourself that question come leg day, you might think the answer is a resounding “Hell yeah.” Considering how sore your stems are, how could the answer be otherwise? But even if you …

This Anti-Aging Serum Plays Nice with Sensitive Skin

Just like squeezing into a pair of fresh-out-of-the-dryer jeans, anti-aging products usually leave my sensitive complexion feeling tight. My favorite …

I'm a financial planner — here's how I help clients save an extra $36,000 a year for retirement

You might have read about how anyone could sneak $5,500 a year into a Roth IRA — even if exceeding standard income limitations — through a technique known as the backdoor Roth IRA.<p>But did you know there is an even trickier technique out there that allows some lucky people to contribute up to …

The Best Nude Nail Polish for Every Skin Tone

Essie Topless & Barefoot<p>“This is an ideal nude for all skin tones, as it’s the perfect blend of beige and crème with a hint of light pink,” notes …

I'm addicted to this nighttime face oil (and so is Duchess Kate!)

This nighttime beauty product will work while you sleep. Plus, it smells divine!<p>I’ll admit it: I'm a serial dater when it comes to skin care. I just can't commit!<p>As someone who writes regularly about lotions, serums and face oils, I'm continually trying new products. I know what I don’t like — …

Skin Care

17 Great Books You Won’t Be Able to Put Down

Some are new, some are staff favorites, but all are terrific—and you’ll love at least one.<p>If Oddball Families Make You Smile<p><b>The People We Hate at the</b> …

12 erotic novels that are actually super hot

From modern day dom/sub relationships to banned 1920s masterpieces.<p>Whether you're into modern <i>Fifty Shades</i> style erotic writing, avant-garde feminist musings on sexual empowerment, or fantasy-fuelled vampire sex, these are 12 of the best genre-spanning erotic novels.

Books

111 Best Layered Haircuts for All Hair Types [2018

Short, Medium and Long Layered Haircuts with side bangs, for fine hair and for round faces. Find every type of layered haircut for both girls and …

Roasted Veggie Mac and Cheese

Freshly grated cheese—not preshredded—is key to achieving the creamiest sauce. The anti-caking ingredients in preshredded cheese make your sauce less …

Comfort Food

You Want Strong and Sexy Legs? Here Are the Moves to Do

If strong is the new sexy, the best place to show off your strength is your legs. We've rounded up the best leg exericise that strengthen and tone …