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26 Makeup Tricks for Older Women - Page 2 of 26

ADVERTISEMENT<p>As the world of makeup continues to evolve, so do makeup tricks. Even as makeup gets more complicated to apply, these tips are actually …

Lips

34 Words You Can Use in Your Resume to Highlight Your Leadership Skills

Let your resume speak for you.<p>One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, "I'm one hell of a leader!" as they change jobs.<p>It's one thing to be good at tasks, projects, and areas of specialization, but if you're …

The Case for Letting Fevers Run Their Course

Fever isn’t an illness. It’s the body’s attempt to fight illness. So when we treat fever with antipyretics, like acetaminophen (Tylenol) or …

Medicine

You'll Never Become an Expert In Anything Unless You Embrace This 1 Truth

Want to be an expert? It's not about what you know. It's what you don't.<p>To uncover the secrets of success, everyone looks to industry experts and global influencers for answers. After all, they've been there and done that. However, replicating Oprah's daily habit or waking up at 5 A.M. every …

9 Books That Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, and Warren Buffett Think You Should Read

With Christmas around the corner, why not ask for the gift of reading the same books billionaires read?<p>Bill Gates reads about 50 books every year, Mark Cuban reads three hours every day, Mark Zuckerberg resolved to read 24 books in a year, and Warren Buffett spends 80 percent of his day …

Want to Raise Successful Kids? MIT Scientists Say Let Them Watch You Do This (But Most Parents Are Afraid To)

Science says children as young as 15 months old can learn to become more resilient--but only if you're willing to show them this.<p>Imagine you're a parent. You want the best for your children--and you're convinced, based on science, that it's very important for them to learn grit and tenacity.<p>So, you …

How To Keep Up With China's Rapidly Changing Automotive Industry

On a recent trip to China, I noticed heavy traffic on the elevated expressway from Shanghai to the Pudong Airport — which isn’t surprising: the official number of residents in the city of Shanghai is equal to the number of people living in all of Australia. What is surprising is that even though …

South Korea developing graphite 'blackout bombs' to paralyse North's electrical grid

South Korea is ready to deploy graphite bombs - also known as "blackout bombs" - that will paralyse North Korea's electrical power plants in the event of war breaking out on the peninsula.<p>Blackout bombs were first used by the United States in Iraq in the 1990 Gulf War and work by releasing a cloud …

Want your kids to be resilient? Here’s what not to do.

By Mia Geiger<p>Amy Morin knows a lot about resiliency. A licensed clinical social worker, psychotherapist and foster parent, she has devoted her life to helping others resolve problems and conflicts.<p>But she also has personal experience with building resiliency. While in her 20s Morin faced the …

Lifestyle

The simple step parents can take to teach their kids persistence and grit

You’re at home trying to make fresh tomato sauce, but can’t seem to get the tomatoes out of their plastic container from the grocery store. The bottom latch is not opening, so you pull harder. Although you’ve never seen this type of tomato container before, you have opened many similar ones in the …

47 Incredible Movies You Need To Watch If You Want To Be A Film Buff

You'll never be bored again.<p><i>Note: Submissions may have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

The Enormous Emotional Toll of Trumpism

At a certain point, the distaste becomes exhaustion. Donald Trump’s presence in our national life has been alternately infuriating, embarrassing, …

Race & Ethnicity

54 Life-Changing Books That Gave People Comfort In Hard Times

"It gave me an escape from my reality and helped me realize that I'm not the only one that feels this way."<p><i>As a reminder: always consult with your doctor about your personal health and wellness. BuzzFeed posts are for informational purposes only and are no substitute for medical diagnosis,</i> …

Barnes & Noble

Psychology Says This 1 Thing Is Absolutely Critical for Achieving Your Goals

We all need a little help when it comes to achieving our goals--so avoid this self-defeating tendency.<p>Breaking news--persevering in the face of adversity is <i>hard</i>. I mean like trying to get the drawstring back out of the hole in your sweatpants hard.<p>There's a reason why only eight percent of us …

JPMORGAN: Here's what could cause the next financial crisis

JPMorgan has already coined a nickname for the next financial meltdown.<p>And while the firm isn't sure exactly when the so-called Great Liquidity Crisis will strike, it figures that tensions will start to ratchet up in 2018, once the Federal Reserve starts to unwind its massive balance sheet.<p>If a …

Mortgage-Backed Securities

New gravitational wave research may finally reveal mysterious "dark matter"

Black Holes and Revelations<p>Based on a new study, the same equipment that was integral to the work of this year’s winners of the Nobel Prize for …

These Jobs Attract More Psychopaths Than Any Other Professions

Your boss may seem out of his mind when he asks for new coversheets on all the TPS reports five minutes before EOD on a Friday, but what are the odds …

Seven kids' podcasts for any parent about to lose their mind on a road trip

Ah. The great Australian school holiday road trip. A time for family bonding. Fighting. And farts in small spaces.<p>For many parents, spending long …

Vinyasa, Ashtanga or Bikram: The 101 on different types of yoga

Perhaps I'm biased since it's the one form of fitness I've ever unconditionally loved, but it always bums me out when people dismiss yoga for being "too easy." (Have you tried Bikram?) Or that it isn't good cardio. (Let's revisit that after we go to the heart-pounding vinyasa class.) One of the …

How different are men's and women's brains?

In a world of equal rights, pay gaps, and gender-specific toys, one question remains central to our understanding of the two biological sexes: are …

The Brain

7 Powerful Quotes That Will Make You a Better Leader This Weekend

We all fall into slumps. These seven inspiring quotes will help you quickly rise back up into becoming a better leader.<p>There isn't a one-size-fits-all canvas for what leadership looks like--nor for how it needs to be executed on a daily basis. Leadership is a journey which is something I'm learning …

Michael Beasley Explains His Theory on the Human Brain

Knicks forward Michael Beasley has an interesting take on the human brain.<p>In an interview with SNY’s Taylor Rooks, Beasley questioned the assumption …

These Books Make Us Literally Laugh Out Loud

A good movie can lift your mood in mere moments. But since it's not always convenient to queue up Netflix when you're feeling sad, it always helpful …

Books

Here Are 16 Psychological Tricks to Immediately Make You More Likeable

How to use science to get more friends.<p>It's hard to say exactly why you like someone.<p>Maybe it's their goofy smile; maybe it's their razor-sharp wit; …

The Vietnam War review – Ken Burns makes a complex story immediately comprehensible

The famed documentary-maker and his collaborator Lynn Novick bring their brand of meticulous, epic documentary to the murky story of the US’s embroilment in south-east Asia<p>In the opening sequence of <b>The Vietnam War</b> (BBC4), grainy footage rolls backwards: bombs fall up, riot police back away from …

ReplyASAP Is the Perfect App for Concerned Parents and Annoyed Teenagers

<i>Our editors delve into Curiosity's top stories every day on a podcast that's shorter than your commute. Click here to listen and learn — in just a</i> …

5 Brain Hacks That Will Help You Think Smarter

Unlock your brain's creative potential.<p>When I bought my first computer years ago, I hired a tutor to teach me how to use it, but before she had finished giving me instructions my fingers were all over the keyboard pushing buttons. "What do these do?" I wanted to know. She was a little horrified …

Why today's teens are taking longer to grow up

Teens aren't what they used to be.<p>The teen pregnancy rate has reached an all-time low. Fewer teens are drinking alcohol, having sex or working part-time jobs.<p>And as I found in a newly released analysis of seven large surveys, teens are also now less likely to drive, date or go out without their …

Use these 4 proofreading tools to improve your content

Blog writing stands out with original topics, but taking the time to edit your articles is an important step in building an audience. You don’t have …

26 Books to Help You Succeed in Business and Life

Self-improvement often comes from the penned wisdom of others.<p>Highly successful people typically work hard, practice the right habits every day and strive for self-improvement, with the latter often coming in the form of a book. If reading is something you're willing to do to sharpen yourself, take …