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The golden rules to follow when removing make-up with face wipes

When face wipes arrived on the scene, make-up-wearers everywhere couldn’t believe their luck. Promising to remove all make-up and impurities in a …

We Tried It: Clean Eating Plan from Juice Press

<b>What Is It:</b> Juice Press Clean Eating Plan<p><b>Who Tried It:</b> Jessica Fecteau, PEOPLE Writer/Reporter<p><b>Level of Difficulty:</b> 4 — Must. Love. Juice.<p>When I was …

Healthy Eating

21 Quinoa Recipes That'll Help You Stay Healthy and Full

We don't have to tell you that quinoa is one of the healthiest and most nutrient-packed grains out there — you already know why the ingredient is super popular — but perhaps, even though you have heard everything there is to know about its beneficial properties, you don't know how to cook it. Don't …

Simple breath test can detect cancer and 16 other diseases

Ancient Greek physicians figured that our breath was a strong health indicator, but researchers from the Israel Institute of Technology have proven just how true that is. They developed a device that uses nanoparticles to identify 17 different diseases, including lung cancer and Parkinson's …

I cut dairy for a week—here’s what happened

I’ve swapped in honey for my face wash and used apple cider vinegar as a toner, all in the name of clear skin. But in my quest for vanquishing my …

Skin Care

14 Best Anti-Inflammatory Foods

Leafy greens<p><b>Recipes:</b> Delicious ways with fresh greens<p>Mom was right when she said to eat your veggies, especially deep green leafy ones like kale, …

Nutrition

Facebook challenges LinkedIn with new job openings feature

New feature in testing allows business page admins to post job openings and accept applications.<p>While helping you keep in touch with friends from your past, Facebook might also help you find a job in the future.<p>The online social network confirmed Monday it is testing a feature that will allow …

Employment

The One Ingredient That Improves Brain Function

Has your immunity been on the lower end of the health scale lately? Is your libido lacking? Does your skin look dull? If you answered yes to all or …

Is High-Intensity Interval Training The Fast Track To Health?

Ask a bunch of people why they don't get enough physical activity and you're likely to hear: "I have no time."<p>No wonder there's been so much hullabaloo about interval training, which alternates short bouts of relatively intense efforts with periods of recovery. Research suggests it can provide some …

American College of Sports Medicine

A Man Ate a Ghost Pepper So Hot He Ripped a Hole in His Esophagus

<b>Correction appended, Oct. 19</b><p>A 47-year-old man ate a pepper so hot that he ripped a 2.5-cm hole in his esophagus.<p>As reported by the Washington <i>Post</i>, …

Migraines could be caused by gut bacteria, study suggests

Research shows sufferers have higher levels of bacteria involved in processing nitrates, and could explain why some foods appear to act as migraine triggers<p>Migraine sufferers have a different mix of gut bacteria that could make them more sensitive to certain foods, scientists have found.<p>The study …

A psychologist has honed a subliminal tactic to get what you want before you’ve asked for it

Robert Cialdini made his name on counseling everyday people about how to avoid being manipulated by advertisers, politicians, and lobbyists. Now, the Arizona State University psychology professor is advising people on how to become the manipulator.<p>Cialdini’s new book, <i>Pre-Suasion: A Revolutionary</i> …

Psychology

4 typical-but-unhealthy breakfast foods you shouldn't feed your kids

Breakfast is hailed as the most important meal of the day: It jump-starts the metabolism, reduces afternoon hunger cravings, and provides the energy necessary for a long day. Research shows that children who eat an early-morning meal have longer attention spans, are less frequently late to school, …

Nutrition

American Airlines $73 First Class Fares (Upgrade for $7!) and How to Earn Full Miles on Discount American Fares

<i>One Mile at a Time</i> highlights the cheapest first class upsell fare I’ve ever seen.<p>American Airlines will sell you coach one-way for the 834 mile …

5 Plants That Can Help Purify Indoor Air, According to Science

New research shows these common house plants all absorb harmful chemicals.<p>Dracaena (Dracaena frangas)<p>All five plants did a good job removing acetone …

Peppermint Oil Promotes Hair Growth without Toxic Signs

Abstract<p>Peppermint (<i>Mentha piperita</i>) is a plant native to Europe and has been widely used as a carminative and gastric stimulant worldwide. This …

Cuba

There’s even more evidence that one activity could help slow the aging process

A significantly longer and healthier life would be almost invaluable. What wouldn't people give for an extra decade or two, especially if they stayed able-bodied and clear-minded for that extra time?<p>The quest for longer life has driven searches for the Fountain of Youth, had billionaires consider …

Holistic Medicine
Mexico

The Shred Diet

It’s promise sounds incredible. Lose 2 clothing sizes in just six weeks, all without starving. EAT SMARTER looks at the shred diet for accuracy.<p>Dr. …

Low Fat

Science Says These 3 Mindsets Can Bring You Massive Success

Does it feel like, no matter how hard you work or how much you accomplish, you never feel truly satisfied? You can fix that.<p>Sometimes, does it feel like, no matter how hard you work or how much you accomplish, you never feel truly satisfied? Do you feel like you experience mental blocks that …

Self-improvement

This is The Reason Why They Give Gelatin to Sick People in Hospitals: When You Find out The Reason, You’ll be Shocked!

First and foremost, you know what gelatin really is? For those who don’t know the answer, gelatin is made of glyceine and proline, two amino acids …

Wellness

Revealed: The diet experts say could help you ward off breast cancer

Almost 60,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer each year and one in eight will develop the disease at some point in their lives.<p>While many …

8 Cancer-Causing Foods You Should NEVER Eat! - David Avocado Wolfe

We all know of one or two people who, despite doing all the right things and being incredibly healthy, still wound up with cancer.<p>Thankfully, such …

The Best Vacation for Your Zodiac Sign

If you're a Pisces, it totally makes sense for you to go to the beach.<p>Is vacation all you ever wanted? It will be, if you take your astrological chart into account. We got the scoop from astrologer Kelli Fox on the best way for you to escape, plus a little more (recommendation) help care of …

How To Get Unlimited Travel In Europe From The "Netflix Of Airlines"

Surf Air, the travel startup that offers “all-you-can-fly” service to paying members, will begin running routes in Europe this October, <i>Techcrunch</i> …

Average US 30-year mortgage rate falls to new 2016 lows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week to the lowest level since May 2013, driven down by financial tumult in Europe.<p>Mortgage giant Freddie Mac says the average 30-year fixed rate mortgage fell to 3.41 percent from 3.48 percent a week ago. A year ago, the 30-year rate stood …

Freddie Mac

Jack Taylor, Founder of Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Dies at 94

Jack C. Taylor was a young salesman at a St. Louis Cadillac dealership in 1957 when he became intrigued by the relatively new practice of automobile leasing. “You’ve been looking for someone to start the leasing business,” he told his boss. “I’d like to do it.”<p>Obtaining a quarter interest in the …

Want Your Kids to Be Successful and Happy? Research Recommends This Parenting Style

A new study asks adults about how they were parented to uncover the best way to raise successful kids.<p>When it comes to folk wisdom on how to raise happy and successful kids, we all do the same thing. We look at the families around us and try to identify what's working, and what's not. Then we …