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A Beginner's Guide to Retinol—Here's Everything You Need to Know

Ah, retinol. When it comes to defense against fine lines and maintaining a healthy glow, there's no ingredient in skincare more lauded. The irony? Even though the revolutionary youth-enhancing active is a mainstay of drugstores, department store counters, and dermatologist offices alike, it still …

Here's where the minimum wage is going up in 2018

Across the country,manyAmericans will ring in 2018 with a raise.<p>On December 31 and January 1, the minimum wage will go up in 18 states and about 20 cities and counties, according to an analysis by the National Employment Law Project.<p>In some cases, the increases put employees closer to a $15 an hour …

New York City

Tip: Do This First, Trigger More Muscle Growth

Tap into Type II muscle fibers first in your workout and turn on growth. Here's how to do it.<p>Grow Stubborn Muscle Fibers<p>One of the prevailing …

Steps You Can Take if You Want to Buy a Home Next Year

Have big dreams to buy a home next year, but don't know where to begin? Just because you don't think you'll have your down payment together for 2018 …

Real Estate

12 Foods You Need to Stop Buying — and 17 You Should Eat More

If you’re eating a mix of fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and lean proteins, then you’re probably pretty far ahead of the nutrition curve. But even …

Protein-Pacing: The Science-Backed Secret to Getting Fitter Faster

New research from Skidmore College confirms what trainers around the world consider the perfect diet and exercise regimen: A workout that checks all …

7 Brands That Are Killing It on Snapchat

Sure, snaps are a mainstay of younger consumers. But that hasn't stopped brands from jumping on board, sometimes with crazy-cool results.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Some brands may steer clear of Snapchat because it's more popular with a younger demographic. But …

Social Media

The Complete Money Guide for All Couples

This money guide for couples contains three sections of dedicated financial and money-related resources to cater to all types of couples. You'll find …

Personal Finance

5 next-level techniques to burn more fat

We get it: You’ve tried every diet trick in the book to get lean while maintaining your muscle mass. Carb backloading, carb cycling, ketogenic diets, …

Diets

Every Single Product You Need to Look Like Drew Barrymore

While we're fans of Drew Barrymore for her acting chops and sense of humor, what we admire most about her is her honesty and passion. The star brings that to every single one of her projects, whether it's her high-quality Walmart-exclusive cosmetics brand, her Barrymore rosé, and, no doubt, her …

Josie Maran Argan Daily Moisturizer Natural Broad Spectrum SPF 47 Review | Allure

<b>KEY INGREDIENTS:</b><p>Titanium dioxide and zinc oxide (sunscreens)<p><b>HOW IT LOOKS/FEELS/SMELLS:</b><p>The rich white lotion has a faintly fruity scent but in an expensive kind of way.<p><b>WHY WE LIKE IT:</b><p>Daily face creams that pack a sunscreen punch make fighting lines and sun damage simpler, but they can be gloppy or …

Skin Care

Now MailChimp Is Helping Small Businesses Buy Facebook Ads

The company famous for email campaigns wants to be a one-stop shop for online marketing.<p>While MailChimp has made its name as an email marketing tool, the Atlanta company is branching out into other areas of digital advertising, starting with a feature launched on Thursday that lets customers buy …

How to Make Real Money From Virtual Things

From Bitcoin to Kimoji, there's a whole new economy of intangible goods ready for your business to sell.<p>Just a decade ago, few would have guessed that virtual goods could create a real market. Then the smartphone age sparked a whole new universe of ephemeral, yet lucrative, commerce. "People have …

Feel Fuller Longer With These 20+ Low-Calorie, High-Fiber Foods

When you need to snack on a little something but you don't want to undo all your hard work of being healthy and reaching your goals, here are some low-calorie, supernutritious foods that will fill you up in under 50 calories.<p><b>15 spears of cooked asparagus:</b> 50 calories• <b><br>1 2/3 cups broccoli:</b> 48</b> …

Here Is a Look at How Lenders View your Income and Credit Scores

Your credit score is important for getting a loan, so you might assume that your income is part of your credit score. After all, a higher salary …

A Hugh Newell Jacobsen-designed home can be yours for $295K, plus more for significant repairs

It’s a bargain for enthusiasts of Jacobsen’s work<p><i>Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the</i> <i>tipline</i> <i>and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got.</i><p><b>Location:</b> Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania<p><b>Price:</b> $295,000<p>Another home designed …

These Are the Eye Creams That Deliver Results

There’s several reasons we love a great eye cream. First and foremost, no matter your age, taking preventive action against fine lines and wrinkles …

Why the Humble Push-Up Could Be the Key to the Body You Want

It turned Jake Gyllenhaal into a prize fighter, and it can do the same for you.<p>The one exercise that can be performed anywhere at any time, the push-up is, nevertheless, an often misunderstood and under appreciated aspect of bodyweight fitness.<p>Many men ditch it early on in their workout lives for …

Here's How The New Wave Of Messaging Has Transformed Customer Service

If your customers won’t even call <i>Mom</i> on the phone anymore (they’re texting her instead), why are you forcing them to call your business on the phone any time they need customer service or support?<p>In their personal lives, your customers spend five times longer messaging (texting) every day than they …

Housing affordability and the changing debt burden of a typical mortgage

Australia’s historically high and rising housing prices are widely debated and have prompted a number of government inquiries into housing affordability.<p>The question stands open: is housing affordable in Australia?<p>Affordability is often confused with related concepts such as ease of entry, …

The workout to build a massive chest and get rid of your man-boobs

undrey / Getty<p>undrey / Getty<p><b>Duration</b> 30–45<p><b>Exercises</b> 6<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>We'll be direct, gentlemen: Nobody likes a guy with man-boobs—especially not the …

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The Beginner’s Guide to Boxing Workouts

Boxing gyms have come a long way from the gritty, dank cages Rocky prowled in the predawn hours of Philadelphia’s winters. Just as we had the …

3-2-1 Shoulders

Short Topic<p>When it comes to weight training, the deltoids are unique. On the one hand, they're probably overtrained. That's because the delts play a …

10 Ways Men Can Actually Impress Women, According to Women

No. 6 is really not that hard, guys.<p>Truthfully it's no harder to impress a woman than it is to impress anyone else. And yet, men manage to mess this up so phenomenally that guides have been written on how they can best impress a lady to the point that she will agree to hang around them for a while. …

Is under-water habitation a near-future possibility?!!!

In a world with a rapidly growing population and where cities are becoming ever more crowded, we need to explore new spaces where we can work and …

Water

Ulta Wants To Help You Get Really Good Skin — For Way Less $

Ulta Beauty has some of the most epic beauty sales we’ve seen. There's the summertime blowout, the annual hair events, and regular weekly sales. But …

10 training lessons learned the hard way

Our team is always trying to think of ways to create helpful and inspiring content for a variety of different people. We like to think about the guy …

The Budgeting Methods Smart Finance Bloggers Swear By

Maintaining a budget is one of those things everyone knows they have to do, but not everyone actually understands how to do it (or rather, how to do …

Personal Finance

The 10 Best Face Scrubs, According to Glamour.com Editors

Face scrub commercials really sell it. We've all seen the footage: A woman lathers up with a scrub, splashes her face with water (without it going everywhere, the lie of our time), and smiles at her fresh, clean skin in the mirror. The reality is, of course, much more nuanced—and given that …

Skin Care