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Another Day, Another Jade-Based Skincare Tool I'm Obsessed With

No, I’ll probably never give up on my beloved jade roller, but there is a new skincare tool in town that has amped up my facial massage routine …

Skin Care

This remote country is your next bucket list destination

Iceland is over.<p>Sure it’s still beautiful as hell and full of glorious, pristine landscapes. But it’s also full of tourists: Two million of them, in …

European Travel

Don’t Die in the Woods Survival Tent

Price: $17 | BuyThis compact and lightweight pouch belongs in every outdoor travel kit. It packs an emergency 2-person tent made from tear-resistant, …

Camping

12 Crispy, Juicy Chicken Thigh Recipes That'll Save You From Yourself

Back away from the whole chicken. Cut yourself some slack (and speed up dinner) by sticking to the thighs.

Cooking

5 books that will help you reach your financial goals

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>If you’ve already forgotten about those New Year’s resolutions, here’s an easy way to check …

Personal Finance

Two rarely seen works by Salvador Dalí reach market for first time

Important paintings by Spanish surrealist, sold to Argentinian countess in 1930s, up for auction<p>Two drama-filled Salvador Dalí paintings, sold by the artist direct to an Argentinian countess in the 1930s, have been rediscovered and are to appear at auction in the UK. The paintings are, Sotheby’s …

Art

The Cult Skin-Care Brand Whose Secret Ingredient Is Being Dirt Cheap

On a recent evening, when I visited the first New York outpost of Deciem, a Toronto-based skin-care brand, the store’s back room had a mood of hushed giddiness, like there was a secret craps game going on and all the players were winning. The rear chamber of the narrow space, appointed in gleaming …

Skin Care

The Youth Elixir: A Dermatologist Shares the Most Effective Anti-Aging Creams

Of all the buzzy skincare trends we want to try, collagen creams are at once the most enticing and least clear. We know it's associated with …

12 Amazing Beauty Products With Over 6,000 Amazon Reviews

Amazon is our favorite spot to scoop up great last-minute items, beauty products included. With so many serums and solutions to choose from, your regiment can get an upgrade almost overnight. Plus, since reviews are provided, you can rely on previous purchases to give you the skinny on what you’re …

Skin Care

10 Pinterest Home Trends That Will Be Everywhere in 2018

Is 2018 going to be the year you finally redecorate your home? Whether you want to completely redo your interior or just add a few updated touches to one room, there are certain home decor trends that are going to be huge in the coming months. Get ready to see spa bathrooms and bone inlay …

Home Decorating

The 60 greatest train journeys on Earth

The best train journey I’ve ever done? Tricky. In terms of sheer pinch-me-is-this-for-real wow-factor, it has to be the Trans-Mongolian, a journey of truly epic proportions. In my case it involved four days of travelling between Moscow and Lake Baikal on the traditional Trans-Siberian before …

15 books world-famous CEOs think everyone should read in their lifetime

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>There's a reason the most successful people in our society are often the most voracious — or dogged — readers.<p>Think about how many new ideas …

Warren Buffett

The 25 Top-Selling Things Strategist Readers Bought in 2017

Welcome to a mega edition of Your Shopping Cart, wherein we break out the top products that you, devoted Strategist readers, all bought in droves. …

Shopping

This Facial Hair Removal Tool Has an Unexpected Bonus That Blew Me Away

Waxing and threading are common hair removal methods, but for some reason, facial shaving for women isn't spoken about as often.I've tried (and …

Rice Calories Can Be Cut in Half With This Trick

A cup of white rice has about 200 calories—not insignificant, considering it’s most often used as a small part of a larger dish. But there’s an easy, …

15 Skincare Products You Should Try in 2018 — From Head to Toe

There's no better time to pamper yourself than the start of a new year. So if you feel like your skin can use a little pick-me-up, we have you covered. We rounded up a handful of products that will help all your skincare needs. So whether you're looking for a hydrating mask, antiaging serum, …

This Anti-Aging Serum Is Apparently Like "Botox in a Bottle"

We're of the opinion that so-called "expression lines" are a sign of a well-lived life—the laugh lines around your eyes and creases on either side of …

The 7 Best Anti-Aging Products of All Time, According to Dermatologists

1<p>Lifeline Recovery Night Moisture Serum<p>"It's a lightweight moisturizing serum which contains a human-derived stem cell extract. I recommend this …

10 Cooking Oils and When to Use Them

There are countless cooking oils to choose from beyond vegetable, canola, or olive oil. And especially as other oils like coconut, avocado, and grapeseed have become more popular, it can be hard to know which ones are best to use for sautéing versus frying. What’s a home cook to do? Some of these …

Recipes

The Ultimate Salted Chocolate Chunk Cookie

The Ultimate Salted Chocolate Chunk Cookie<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 450°.<p>Step 2<p>Lightly spoon flour into dry measuring cups; level with a …

Five Easy Hikes in Yosemite Valley

Yosemite is full of hiking trails, many of them suitable only for the ultra-fit hiker with lots of stamina and determination, but don't let that …

Hiking

12 Houseplants That Have the Power to Heal

By Reynard Loki<p>A growing body of research proves that simply being around nature can improve human health and happiness. A month-long 2016 study …

Gardening

The Winter Skin Routines Our Beauty Editors Swear By

Plug "skin type" into Google's search bar, and you'll get over 30 million results claiming to help you navigate yours. Most of these articles will …

The Only Black Friday Beauty Sales You Need to Know About

If you're obsessed with beauty products like we are, you probably spend way too much money throughout the year on new lipsticks and the latest nail …

Shopping

8 Korean Beauty Buys that Are Worth the Hype

While we may rely on our tried and tested faves, every beauty junkie knows there's nothing more exciting than stocking up on the latest beauty buys …

Skin Care

This Is the Best Sous Vide Machine We've Ever Used

And it's the perfect gift for the kitchen explorer in your life.<p>I’ve been sous videing everything lately. That’s not an exaggeration. Everything. Pork belly. Chicken breast. Beef short ribs. Salmon fillets. It’s all good. And I’m using the best sous vide machine in the game (so far), the Chefsteps …

Cooking

8 Anti-Aging Tech Gadgets

You know something’s a common Silicon Valley concern when it becomes a plot point in the TV show literally titled <i>Silicon Valley</i>. Which is why its …

Skin Care

This Japanese Lotion Has A Cult Following On The Internet For Literally Transforming Your Skin

It has 600 five-star reviews on Amazon...and in my heart.<p>Lurk around the skin-obsessed forums of Reddit for more than five seconds, and you'll see …

The Best Black Friday 2017 Deals From All of Your Favorite Stores and Brands

Black Friday 2017 goes hand in hand with chaos, crowds, and credit card swipes, but the holiday also means amazing savings on items big and small. …

Shopping

Things We Finish

<i>When you work in beauty, a big part of the job is trying out new products, no matter if you already have your face moisturizer or your red lipstick.</i> …

Skin Care