Nancy Preston

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All you need to know about ridges in fingernails

Many different health conditions can cause changes in the nails and nail bed, including shaping ridges in the nails. Vertical ridges in the …

Five proven hacks to help students tackle revision

We know more about the science of learning than ever. Working smarter involves using your time and energy efficiently, but many students still do not use many of the most effective strategies. So what techniques can pupils use to improve their long-term memory, and help them to flourish in …

Teaching

This Blogger's Nose-Hair Removal Video Is Going Viral

Nose hair: We all have it. And while your grandfather's nasal strands might be a little more pronounced than, say, your own, you (and the rest of the world) can't hide the way your body is built. But don't tell Sepi Balin that. The makeup artist and beauty blogger recently shared her no-fail method …

"Gloss Smudging" Is L.A.'s Secret To Natural-Looking Hair Color

When it comes to getting your hair colored, sitting at the shampoo bowl tends to be the best part. Not only are you in the home stretch of what can …

Watch 100 Years of Wedding Hair in 4 Minutes

Wedding season is almost here, and although you probably selected your dress last year, it's possible that you’re still searching for the perfect hairstyle. Fear not: We've created a 100 years of wedding hair video that chronicles the evolution of wedding hair from 1920 to today. And even if he …

My 5 Go To Hairstyles with Braids

Wednesday, 8 March 2017<p>My 5 Go To Hairstyles with Braids<p>Dublin, Ireland<p>Firstly Happy International Women's Day to all you fabulous women reading …

The Touching Reason This Hairstylist's Facebook Post Is Going Viral

No hairstylist is ever truly “just” a hairstylist. There’s more to the job than that, because something about sitting in a salon chair puts even the …

This hairstylist completely transformed a woman with depression so she could feel like herself again

Depression can make even the most mundane tasks impossible to complete.<p>And when you find yourself in the grips of a severe episode, even getting out …

35 Things You'll Regret Doing in Life

"Life is too short" is so cliché, but also so true. Not to sound morbid, but our days are limited and we never know when our time will be up. We tend to think we're invincible, especially when we're young and don't often live to the fullest because we don't think of the bigger picture. We let …

Employment

Should I Use a Satin Pillowcase?

IG @hermela<p>by Mary Wolff<p>There are so many beauty trends out there today that it can be hard to keep up. One of the biggest beauty trends that started …

Hair Care

Pecan Praline Dip

You’re not going to believe the decadence of our Pecan Praline Dip. It’s the perfect dessert for a crowd, but you might want to double the recipe …

3 reasons why you should opt for a waterless manicure

There’s something about a professional mani-pedi that feels positively luxurious. You don’t have to worry about polish straying outside your nailbed …

Skin Care

Woman shares terrifying photo to warn against common beauty practice

With one picture, an Irish woman is warning others about the dangers of tanning. The message has reached thousands of people.<p>Mags Murphy, from Dublin, used to love spending time in the sun, getting tan. She spent years laying out at the beach and in tanning beds just to get a little color. "I heard …

AOL

Easy Tiramisu Recipe

<i>This easy tiramisu recipe is darn close to the classic and, dare we say, even better. It’s simple, it swaps the usual marsala for that lovely</i> …

Champagne

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Classic Louisville Hot Brown Sandwich

Why this lavish Louisville original is so much more than a sandwich<p>Make the mornay sauce: In a small bowl, whisk the cream until soft peaks form. Set …

Tomatoes

No-Bake, 3-Ingredient Peanut Butter Truffles Starring Nutter Butters!

Get ready to devour these chocolate-covered peanut butter truffles. These three-ingredient, no-bake truffles take only minutes to make and seconds to gobble up!<p>3-Ingredient Nutter Butter Truffles<p>From Nicole Iizuka, POPSUGAR Food<p>Ingredients<p>20 Nutter Butter sandwich cookies<br>• 4 ounces cream cheese, …

In Case You Needed More Proof That Lice Ruins Everything, Here You Go

My wife is a hypochondriac. Just this year she has been self-diagnosed with a dislocated shoulder, tendinitis, arthritis, walking pneumonia, pink …

15 simple ways to relax, according to scientists

And getting rid of that stress often seems exponentially difficult.<p>So if you're looking for a way to escape, here are some science-backed ways to decompress — even if you can't get away from the things that are stressing you out.

A Simple Mindfulness Strategy That Literally Rewires Your Brain to Let Go of Negativity

In the center of everyone’s being is a place of pure peace. But as we go through life, we tend to be taken away from this deep sense of self as a …

Mindfulness

If You Do Any of These 4 Activities in Your Classroom, You're Already Personalizing Learning

Learning Strategies<p>If You Do Any of These 4 Activities in Your Classroom, You're Already Personalizing Learning<p>By Todd Flory     Dec 22, …

Education Technology

Cooling cap helps cancer patients preserve their hair during chemotherapy, clinical trial shows

It’s been one year since the Food and Drug Administration approved the first cooling cap system to help<p>cancerpatients in the U.S. preserve their hair during chemotherapy treatments. A new clinical trial strengthens the case that cooling caps really do reduce the risk of hair loss.<p>Among 95<p>breast …

Cancer

The Scientific Reason Your Hair Hurts When You Don’t Wash It

Unless you're the most serious of dry shampoo addicts, most of us wash our hair reasonably often (even though the styling that often comes with it can be a serious pain). But no matter what, it seems like sometimes hair-washing falls to the bottom of our priority lists.<p>Of course, when you don’t …

The 10 Beauty Products Byrdie Readers Rave About Most

This is a story couldn't be happier to write, as it means that you're as engaged with beauty product research, reviews, and experiments as we are. …

Beauty

STD cases are at an all-time high in the US

'We have reached a decisive moment for the nation'<p>The number of cases of sexually transmitted infections (STI) reported in the US in 2015 is at an all-time high, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). That’s because budget cuts to state and local STI programs have left …

The "Ugliest Woman in the World" Shares What Makes Her Feel Beautiful (VIDEO)

The comments on an Instagram post or in the Reply "hole" on Facebook can be pretty rough on anyone's self-esteem. Because some commenters generally suck. (Sorry, too much?) But ten years ago, one woman, Lizzie Velasquez, had to learn to redefine what beauty meant to her after seeing a video of …

20 Photos Show What 'Beauty' Looks Like Around The World

A photographer traveled the world to ask women how they define "beautiful."<p>One woman is going around the world in an effort to challenge unrealistic beauty standards.<p>After three years of working as a fashion photographer, Sara Melotti began to feel like she was contributing to the damaging and …

Mainstream Media

14 Bo Burnham Tweets to Tickle Your Tum Tum

1.<p>If you like Talking, you might also enjoy Shutting Up. It's like Talking except you don't fuck up everything all the time forever and ever.<p>-- Bo …

Watch: These women grew out their facial hair for a month like the queens they are

When it comes to women’s beauty, it can feel like we always have something to work on. For a lot of women, removing “excess” body hair is something …

Acne and Aging: New Breakthrough Study Says Zits Could Be a Good Thing

Acne and aging are strange bedfellows. Anti-aging routines call for lots of moisture, which may feel uncomfortable on blemish-prone skin. And most products make you choose whether you'd rather fight zits or wrinkles (though retinols can help quell acne and fend off the signs of aging). But it turns …