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The 21-Day Weight Loss Breakthrough Diet Instructions

Find out which unexpected foods can help you shed pounds.<p>Get healthy and lose weight with this diet plan.<p>Up your intake of probiotics to lose …

Chia Seed Oil: How This Ingredient Works Wonders on Your Skin

For the longest time, even after I had fully committed to natural, green beauty products, I avoided anything with chia seed oil in it. Why? Well, I’m not totally sure. But the only thing I can think of is that commercial from my childhood, advertising the growable Chia Pet with the annoying …

Skin Care

The Case Against Sugar review – an unsweetened attack on diet myths

Gary Taubes’s latest assault on the ruinous effect of sugar on our lives and the promotion of fat-free diets is detailed and compelling<p>For the last 15 years, US journalist Gary Taubes has been the self-nominated public enemy No 1 of the global “healthy eating” establishment. His heresy has been to …

Diabetes

5 skincare resolutions everyone should try this January

Winter and the festive season can leave our skin looking a little worse for wear. Here, a dermatologist talks through the best things you can do for …

Red wine could be the cure for this common skin problem

'But, it's dermatologist's orders!'<p>We've long known the benefits of a glass of red, it can be good for the gut, and has also been proven to burn fat, …

Why some women still get acne as adults

Why does acne still plague some women into adulthood? A new study offers some hints.<p>Researchers from Italy who looked at 500 women uncovered some …

The Scary Reason You Shouldn't Use Dry Shampoo, According To A Dermatologist

Thanks to dry shampoo, I can make it up to five days without shampooing my hair. Seriously, I go through multiple cans of dry shampoo a month. Not …

Does Your Face Get Super Red Post-Workout? Here's How to Fix It

When Tone It Up (TIU) hosted us in Southern California for its seaside retreat earlier this year, we got some amazing tips from its go-to makeup artist, Jennifer Naideth. Jennifer is a pro at creating the effortless, au naturel California beach babe look for TIU founders Karena and Katrina, as well …

Your Perfume Could Be Giving You Cancer! Replace It With These Essential Oils Immediately

For 20 years or more, my mother kept her jewelry in a fawn-colored silk pouch embroidered with flowers and birds. When she died eight years ago, and …

How to Use Essential Oils For Acne With This 10 Proven Essental Oils

Today I would love to share this awesome article of “10 proven essential oils to stop acne and improve your skin” written by Maxx Joseph who is the …

Skin Care

8 Natural Ways to Fuel Your Energy Level Through the Day

Put down the energy drink or whatever else you’re using to get yourself through your workouts and your day. Here are eight natural - and healthy - …

Wellness

The Clear Skin Diet: How To Eat For Better Skin

We spend lots of time and money considering what we put on our faces. But how much do you think about whether or not you're following a clear skin …

Nutrition

8 Foods to Fight Sun Damage

Yes, the best way to shield your skin from Sun Damage is with loads and loads of sunscreen lotion. But despite sunscreen, we have some reinforcement …

We need to take our health into our own hands

Regarding the Dec. 30 editorial “Americans’ declining health”:<p>It might have been in the 1950s when we Americans went astray and began thinking that the medical profession was responsible for our health. Unfortunately, the medical community supported the idea and encouraged us to seek care for minor …

Health Care

How to do Gwyneth Paltrow’s “Clean Beauty” diet for amazing skin

As anyone looking for a healthy glow knows, the wildly prolific (and true!) adage “great skin comes from within” isn’t just lip service. You’ve got …

20 Concealer Hacks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, life-changing ways to cover under-eye circles, blemishes, and more.<p><b>1) If you use foundation, apply it first, and then apply your concealer.</b><p>If you apply your foundation first, you'll find that you don't need to use as much concealer. If you apply concealer …

Makeup

3 Fall Spices With Unbelievable Skin Care Benefits

From seasonal décor to boosting recipes and drinks, spices take center stage in welcoming in the cooler months. But did you know that they can also …

The definitive, scientific answers to 20 health questions everyone has

In the past few years alone, we got more evidence that coffee isn't a cause of cancer and the debate over the health effects of sugar became even more heated.<p>To help you parse out what works from what's merely myth, we compiled the definitive (at least for now) answers to some of the most pressing …

Nutrition

3 Common Lip Balm Ingredients That Irritate Your Lips

While a fruity or minty balm may be tempting, some contain ingredients that do more harm than good.<p>There are a million products out there that …

Skin Care

You Should Be Putting Chapstick On Before Bed--Here's Why

During the winter months, I’m constantly waking up with chapped lips. It feels like no matter how many times a day I apply lip balm, my lips would …

Easy Homemade Lip Gloss Recipe

I love a good lip gloss as I’m sure many of you all do too! I prefer for mine to contain ingredients that I am familiar with and that I know are good …

Lips

FDA suggests limit on lead in lipstick and other cosmetics

The Food and Drug Administration has turned a critical eye to lead in cosmetics such as lipstick, eye shadow and shampoo.<p>In a new draft guidance …

The Scary Reason The FDA Says Lipstick Is Bad For You

You wouldn't knowingly eat lead, right? So why would you put it on your lips? That is the question the FDA is reminding consumers and beauty brands …

This One Thing Can Fix Acne-Prone Skin—and It's Already in Your Pantry

Okay, Byrdie readers, we're calling the next big trend in natural beauty remedies. We'll give you a few hints: It's probably one of your favorite …

The One Thing You Should Eat Every Morning For Clear Skin, According To A Dermatologist

We all want clear, flawless skin, but sometimes it takes more than just putting the right products on your face. The real secret to clear skin is …

New Year, New Skin Rituals? Here's How To Breathe New Energy Into Your Beauty Care

<i>Emma Mildon, the Spiritual PA, pulls on her global travels to bring you fun and invigorating ways to enlighten and enbrighten your skin—this list is</i> …