Michele Heit

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11 Habits of People With Flawless Skin

You don’t have to live at the spa, spend money on expensive products, or change everything about your beauty routine in order to have a glowing, …

Skin Care

5 kettlebell moves for a seriously strong core

You <i>might</i> be sick of trainers telling you how important core strength is…but they can’t stop because it really is incredibly crucial, says Kettlebell …

Workouts

Cooking for comfort? Anthony Bourdain's rich lasagna Bolognese is one of our favorites

Like many fellow cooks, I came of age reading Anthony Bourdain’s “Kitchen Confidential” while studying in culinary school in 2003 and planning for a career around food. Bourdain’s book was a glimpse into the down-and-dirty-world of real kitchens. While the newly formed Food Network revolved around …

Italian Food

You Can "Achieve Clear, Smooth Skin" Too With This $11 Retinol Serum

At some point recently, we all agreed on one thing: A skincare routine wasn't just good hygiene—it was a point of thoughtful self-care. So we started …

Skin Care

Recipe: Easy Creamy Mustard Pork Chops — Recipes from The Kitchn

If you have a hankering for pork chops on a weeknight, these skillet pork chops are calling your name. Bathed in a creamy pan sauce fragrant with …

The Best Silk Pillowcases For Your Ultimate Beauty Sleep

#4 will make your blowout last longer.<p>You spend a third of your life asleep, so why not make the best of it with a silk pillowcase? The bedtime accessory can prevent creases and even tame frizzy hair! The Good Housekeeping Institute Textiles Lab tested 13 silk and three synthetic satin pillowcases …

Hair

Exercises to Strengthen the Sacroiliac Joint

If you have pain in your lower back or down the back of your thighs, there's a good chance you would benefit from strengthening muscles around your …

Slow Cooker Chicken Fajitas Want in on Taco Tuesday

<b>Make the tomato mixture:</b> Place the tomatoes, chipotle pepper, garlic, cumin, paprika, salt, and coriander in a medium bowl and stir to combine.<p><b>Layer</b> …

This Kitchen Tool Makes Healthy Cooking That Much Easier

You’ll find one in practically any pro kitchen.<p>I remember the exact moment I was introduced to the Benriner mandoline, a.k.a. the tool that changed the way I cook. I was 16, cooking on the line alongside a much wiser cook named <b>Tamar Adler</b> (who went on to write <i>An Everlasting Meal</i>). After spooning …

Kitchens

The Best Apples for Baking

By Chris Morocco<p>Don't bake with any old apples. Here are our six favorites.<p>We can make generalizations about apples. For instance, apples are generally delicious. We generally like to dip them in peanut butter, and we generally like them to be super crispy. But when it comes to the best apples for …

Baking

Savory, Secret

• 3 cups (360 grams) all-purpose flour<br>• 1 1/2 tablespoons baking powder<br>• 1 tablespoon sugar<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 8 tablespoons (115 grams) very cold unsalted butter<br>• 8 ounces fresh mozzarella cheese, torn into bite-sized pieces<br>• 3 tablespoons whole-grain mustard<br>• 1 1/2 cups (340 grams) whole milk<br>• 2 tablespoons dried …

Baking

The 10 Best Slow Cooker Chicken Recipes

When you're searching for easy, nourishing meals for your family, slow cooker chicken recipes are the answer. From classics like chicken noodle soup …

Anatomy 101: Balance Mobility + Stability in Your Hip Joints

7.2K<p>SHARES<p>While studying in India with B.K.S. Iyengar years ago, I heard that he was traveling to Bangalore to teach, and I asked if I could join …

Yoga

What’s Driving The Billion-Dollar Natural Beauty Movement?

A growing number of consumers are rejecting chemical-filled cosmetics for pricey, plant-based alternatives. It’s a thriving sector—one that some experts think could change the beauty industry for good.<p>When Tata Harper’s stepfather was diagnosed with cancer, his doctors told him to remove all …

35 Removable Wallpapers That Don't Sacrifice Style

Just because it's temporary doesn't mean it can't be stunning.<p>From elegant floral prints to bold geometric patterns, these designs prove that removable wallpaper can be just as beautiful as the traditional kind.

Home Decorating

8 Makeup Primers That Will Keep Your Products in Place All Day

With hotter temps just around the corner, it’s vital AF to make sure your makeup doesn’t melt off due to the sweltering heat. If you want sweat-proof makeup, adding a solid primer to your beauty routine will do the trick. Why primers? Well, not only do they make your makeup look selfie-ready at any …

How to Clean and Care for a Wooden Cutting Board So You Can Use It Forever

Get your mineral oil ready. A wooden cutting board could potentially last your whole life.<p>“Whoever invented the glass or ceramic cutting board, I’d, uh, like to have have a little <i>conversation</i> with them,” <b>Brad Leone</b> said, fuming. Leone, our test kitchen manager, is all about the <i>wooden</i> cutting board. …

Woodworking

The Best of Coachella Street Style

Is it any surprise that spring’s biggest fashion trends have cropped up at Coachella’s first weekend? Millennial pink, pajama dressing, and full-on denim looks ruled in Indio, with concert-goers switching out catwalk accessories for utility-driven shoes and bohemian accents, like statement jewelry …

Street Style

This Multitasking Pantry Item Is the Secret to Glowing Skin

Metaphorically speaking, it could be argued that exfoliation is the flossing of the skincare world. As the thing most women find themselves lying about when they go to see the facialist, there’s a certain I-know-it’s-good-for-me-<i>but</i> factor that never quite outweighs the allure of, say, face …

Winter Skin Driving You Nuts? This A-List Dermatologist Tells Us How to Fix It

Dermatologist-to-the-celebrities Dr. Debra Jaliman breaks down what we should and shouldn’t be doing to help our skin glow this winter.<p>It’s official …

Skin Care

Emma Watson Oils Her Pubes And Isn't Afraid To Talk About It

We knew we liked this girl.<p>Emma Watson devotes her care to many causes, including the hair down there.<p>The red carpet stunner recently shared her beauty routine with Into the Gloss, revealing one very curious product as a go-to.<p>“...I use Fur Oil,” Watson told Into the Gloss. “I’ll use that anywhere …

Charlotte Casiraghi Shows How a Princess Does Casual at Paris Fashion Week

Who says that being a princess is all ruffled ball gowns and prim suits? For modern royalty, the wardrobe options extend far beyond the froufrou trappings that boxed their predecessors into beautiful but impractical looks. No one exemplifies this elevated take on casual dressing better than …

Not a Single Person on This Remote Island Has Acne—Here's Why

Imagine a small, remote tropical island surrounded by crystal clear water where fresh produce and fish are abundant, the morale is upbeat and happy, …

Anti-Aging Beauty Products Beauty Editors Really Use

Sponsored<p>Jessica Chia, Allure's Senior Beauty Editor, stops by the studio to show us the best anti-aging products beauty editors really use. …

Skin Care

What's For Dinner: The Fool-Proof Method For Perfectly Baked Chicken Breast

This is the best and easiest way to make chicken breast taste good.<p>Dinner has never been as easy, healthy <i>and</i> delicious as with this oven-baked chicken breast recipe.<p>The problem most people have with chicken breast is that it’s really hard to cook well. The fact that it contains virtually no fat …

Chocolate Cassis Cake

For the cake, preheat the oven to 350 degrees. Spray a 9-inch round springform pan with baking spray. Line the bottom of the pan with parchment paper …

Where to Shop for Shoes If You Have Big Feet

Above a size 10? You’ve got more options than you think.<p>Unlike shopping for, say, swimwear or denim, buying shoes should be <i>fun!</i> There’s no freakishly terrible fitting room lighting to contend with, no breaking a sweat as you pull on pair after pair — and best of all, no struggling to squeeze …

Want to Dress Better and Feel Happy and Confident? A Hollywood Stylist Says Just Answer This Question | Inc.com

Even though I'm the poster child of poor fashion sense and dressing down -- jeans and Under Armour Heat Gear T-shirts make up the bulk of my wardrobe -- I can tell when clothes look good on other people.<p>And while I never think I look particularly good, I can tell when I'm wearing clothes that make …

Clothing

6 Beauty Lovers Spill on the Best Pore Products Out Now

Whether I’m trying to blur them, unclog them, or shrink them, I spend a good amount of time in my routine each day paying attention and treating my …

Fashion Week Fatigued? Taylor Hill, Stella Maxwell, and More Models Reveal the Best Under-Eye Concealers

Today, a flock of rather weary models will take over Charles de Gaulle airport, homeward-bound after four grueling weeks of back-to-back fittings and shows—yet somehow appearing no worse for the wear. Although, those seemingly airbrushed complexions do have a secret weapon: the world’s best …

Makeup