Nicole Mescco

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All Natural DIY Skin Care Recipes

Here’s a fun fact: The FDA doesn’t approve cosmetics. Meaning… that $200 tincture that promises to turn your face into an eternally youthful, forever luminous flower petal might have some real weird things in it. Not to mention the fact that it might not work—because no one is really checking.<p>As it …

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The 7-Move 7-Minute Circuit That Blasts Fat Fast

Get total-body toning in no time with this incredible (and incredibly smart) workout designed by Craig Ballantyne, certified trainer and author of Turbulence Training<p>Toning every inch of your body in less than 10 minutes sounds like something you can only achieve with the help of Photoshop, right? …


Easy Marinated & Roasted Portobello Mushrooms

Easy Marinated & Roasted Portobello Mushrooms<p>Portobello mushrooms have not always been such a go-to food of mine as they are now. Perhaps I didn’t …

11 Ways to Use Honey to Get More Gorgeous Skin, Hair, and Nails

This all-natural ingredient is good for so much more than sweetening up your tea or coffee.<p>Honey's often thought of as a healthier sweetener, but you might be surprised to learn that this ingredient has tons of skin and hair benefits, too. Made by the alchemy of bees collecting nectar, pollen, and …

How Your Rising Sign Shapes Your Wardrobe

Our resident astrologist on the cosmic influence on personal taste.<p>Your Sun sign is the essence of who you are, but your ascendant, also known as your rising sign, is how you portray yourself to the world.<p>The sign of the zodiac that was coming up over the Eastern horizon when you were born is your …


5 Amazing New Ab Exercises You Can Do Anywhere

Photo: CosmoBody<p>Bikini season may come and go, but a strong core is always in style. The thing is, you won't get an awesome set of abs by doing basic crunches. (And basic sit-ups won't get you there, either.)<p>Changing up your routine, though, can shock your abs into submission. Try the moves below …

Meatballs with Garlic Bread

Cooking the meatballs in the tomato sauce saves time and infuses the sauce with flavor. Bonus: There's only one pot to wash!

Basic Basil Pesto

A special thanks to whoever invented the food processor, which lets us whip up this tasty pesto in 5 minutes flat.

Our Favorite Pasta Salad Recipes

<b>Pasta salads are great lunch partners with sandwiches, and can often stand on their own as a main course. Find recipes for classic, creamy pasta salad, as well as other less traditional recipes, including Asian and Mediterranean versions.</b><p>Pasta Salad with Goat Cheese and Arugula<p>Combine gemelli pasta …

Shrimp Recipes for Any Occasion

Canned and fresh tomatoes combine in a flavorful pasta dish. After browning garlic and simmering diced tomatoes, add cherry tomatoes to the sauce and cook for 15 minutes. Add sauteed shrimp and cooked pasta for a one-course dinner.

Our Best Slow-Cooker Recipes

Ginger, cumin, and cinnamon take ordinary chicken to a new level without any extraordinary effort.

Weekend Challenge: Lateral Raise

Did someone say 'sexy shoulders'?<p><i>Join the</i> Women's Health <i>Weekend Challenge to help you meet your fitness goals fast and make your weekend workouts count. Check out our Facebook page every weekend and challenge yourself to try a new exercise. Thousands of women already have. Join them, and achieve</i> …

5 Ways to Upgrade Your Favorite Workout Moves

For National Women's Health Week, stop blaming your lack fo fitness on too little time. Intensify these five popular moves for faster results.<p>There are plenty of reasons to skip a workout, but not having the time isn't a good one—you can squeeze in ultra-effective and efficient moves in very little …

The Best Workout for a Toned, Tight Butt

Trust us on this: This is a workout you should seriously get behind<p>Blast unwanted fat and create a knockout butt with this two-phase program from Perkins. First, the "Wake 'Em Up" body-weight exercises are designed to light up your central nervous system and get your glutes primed and ready. …


Jump Around! 5 Plyometric Moves for Major Fat Burning

This explosive workout will fire up your calorie burn.<p>Stuck in a fitness rut? Adding a plyometric workout to your weekly routine can help you get results even faster. This fancy fitness term refers to explosive, jumping movements, which have been shown to boost muscle strength, cardio ability, and …


6 Delicious Latin Slow Cooker Recipes You Must Try

What started in the 1970’s as a simple bean cooker is now a celebrated device in many kitchens. Whether you call it by it’s trademarked name <b>“Crock-Pot”</b> or simply know it as a <b>slow cooker</b>, this culinary tool means one thing: an easy, one-pot meal that cooks slowly over the course of several hours, …

4 Yoga Moves for a Better Butt

These poses are the fastest way to a backside that will make everyone jealous<p>There are some seriously cute yoga pants out there that can take you from mat to cocktails, but here's the catch: They're all pretty tight. The good news is that you don't need to hit up Google for the best butt workout …


Who Do You Think You Are? Why You're in Control of Your Destiny

Sometimes when I'm about to take a big risk, go for something important or step out in a bold way in my life, a judgmental question will pop up in my …

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