Melissa Almanza

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17 Life-Changing Beauty Hacks Every Lazy Girl Must Know

Because washing your hair is just too much effort.<p><b>1. Keep makeup remover next to your bed so you have zero excuses not to take off your makeup before you go to sleep.</b> Sleeping with your makeup on can cause breakouts and infections. So on nights when you're exhausted and can't imagine standing at …

10 Avocado Recipes for Weight Loss

Besides tasting beyond delicious, avocados can also help lower blood pressure, banish bloat, quell hunger pangs and fry stubborn belly fat. It really …

Healthy Eating

10 Disney Treats That Are *Almost* Too Cute to Eat

The 24-Hour Flat Stomach Meal Plan

In the name of spring break bikinis and music festival crop tops.<p>While it's not possible to uncover a six-pack overnight, it <i>is</i> possible to reduce bloat in hours just by eating strategically—even without subsisting on niche superfoods that you have to search 12 health-food stores to find. Here, …

Nutrition

How To Best Take Care Of Your Skin At Night

While it's (fairly) common knowledge that going to bed without washing your face is bad for your skin, it's not always clear what should follow in your evening skincare routine?<p>Should you exfoliate? When do you put on eye cream? Can you simply slather on an extra layer of lotion at night?<p>According …

Skin Care

Kate Middleton’s Pregnancy Style: A Coat Extravaganza

We are somehow, improbably, just weeks (weeks!) away from the arrival of <b>Prince George’s</b> younger sibling. Since the announcement was made in September that the <b>Duchess of Cambridge</b> was expecting her second child, every appearance Kate has made has been scrutinized to an even greater extent than the …

Records show troubled past for suspect in Arizona shootings

PHOENIX (AP) — An ex-convict accused of killing one person and wounding five others in a series of shootings in a Phoenix suburb has a history of …

Crime

Ditch the wet wipe: tried and tested makeup removal from the experts

In my tiny, church-less, pub-less village, we have always relied on septic tanks to drain sewage. Small-scale, requiring a massive drainfield and prone to blocking, you won’t be familiar with these if you’re from a city because they’re only used in rural areas. Because of the septic tanks, I was …

8 Guilty Pleasure Throwback Moments We'd Like to Style Over

The late nineties and early noughties were a time that some would rather erase from their sartorial memory, but in an age of #TBTs, those fashion moments might be worth reconsidering. Just look to the Internet, where thousands of Tumblr threads are dedicated to grainy photos of the Spice Girls in …