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7 Counterintuitive Ways To Lose Weight

It doesn't matter if you're a half-marathon runner or a couch potato looking for a lifestyle change -- most of us have told ourselves something similar from time to time as we catch a glimpse of our reflection in the bathroom mirror: I could stand to lose a few pounds.<p>We are notorious for giving …

Be Faithful To Your Own Taste Because Nothing You Really Like Is Ever Out Of Style

I remember the first time I got my hands on a self-improvement book. I was baffled. At that moment I realized my fate was not set in stone. I could …

Self-improvement

Clarified Lime Juice Makes the Coolest Mojito Ever

The mojito is an essential summer cocktail: Rum, mint, lime juice and a hit of spritzy soda water—it doesn’t get any better. But it can get …

11 Summer Nail Polishes That Belong on the Beach

Paint your nails, grab a boozy cocktail, and put it on the ‘gram.<p>Summer is the season of rosé, beach days, jean shorts, and colorful nail polish. We can’t give you a summer Friday just yet, but we can plan your next nail look. From palm tree greens to a dreamy turquoises fit for mermaids, here are …

Huawei's WiFi is ten times faster than yours

Don't look now, but the speedy WiFi router you just bought may already be old hat. Huawei has tested WiFi based on a future standard (802.11ax) that can hit 10.5Gbps -- about 10 times faster than what you typically get out of an 802.11ac connection today. The trick, the company says, is making more …

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

5 Reasons Starting A Passion Business Is A Master Class In Personal Development | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

When you start a business, you’re not just starting a business; you’re also starting a deep journey to self-discovery.<p>In my experience as a business …

News and Analysis of the Life and Health Insurance Industry | ThinkAdvisor

Don’t miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed investment advisory decisions. Join ThinkAdvisor.com now!<p>Free unlimited access to …

Synology flagship DSM 5.0 NAS operating system now live

Two months after the beta was announced, Synology's DiskStation Manager (DSM) 5.0 is now live.<p>Since its inception, DiskStation Manager has been by far the most advanced operating system for NAS server and helped Synology NAS sever to win many of CNET's Editors' Choice awards, such as the Synology …

20 Essential Books To Supercharge Your Productivity

The same old motivational secrets don’t really motivate you after you’ve read them for the tenth time, do they?<p>How about a unique spin on …

Ultimate Cleaning Tips & Tricks Guide: 31 Ideas For A Sparkling Home

Although cleaning the house is not my favorite activity, I always love the results. That feeling of accomplishment when you see the whole place …

The Most Common Surnames in Europe by Country

The most common surnames in the United States are Smith, Johnson, Williams, Brown, and Jones. For Europe, let's look at this map created by Reddit …

Infographics

Are Your Pet's Toys Toxic?

According to a recent study, certain types of toys can be toxic to your pet.<p>Philip Smith, co-author of the study and an associate professor at Texas Tech University, also raises, trains and hunts with Labrador Retrievers.<p>Smith and his colleague, Kimberly Wooten, suspected that certain types of …

Pop culture nail art that also comes in 3D

Everything’s in 3D nowadays, even your nail polish! Netherlands-based artist Nina Van Oordt creates nail art that will drive any geek girl crazy. …

smartQ - workflow visualization app

Journaling is one of the most useful personal development tools around. Not only does it help us process emotions and experiences, work through …

Productivity

Girl Scout Sells Cookies Outside Medical Marijuana Dispensary

Location, location, location.<p>Girl Scout Danielle Lei knows how to think outside the box when it comes to selling cookies. The 13-year-old recently …

Google Glass-a-like 'Icis' smart glasses want to connect tech with fashion

Wearable tech might be <i>the</i> hot trend of 2014, but Boston-based Laforge thinks there’s just enough room on the market for its Icis smart glasses.<p>The company claims that where other devices go wrong is by focusing exclusively on the tech experience, but in doing so, completely ignore fashion. This is …

Nail The Ultimate Smokey Eye In 7 Simple Steps

Photo: Courtesy of Beauty Is Boring.<p><i>Despite Robin Black's self-professed love/hate relationship with beauty, the photographer-cum-makeup artist</i> …

Makeup

5 Hollywood Hair Myths (and DIY Cheats to Get Red-Carpet Hair at Home)

With award season once again upon us, we'll see plenty of breathtaking celebrity hair inspiration in the next few weeks, so I thought I'd debunk a few Hollywood hair myths and show you some easy ways to cheat the celebrity hair look at home.<p><b>Myth #1: The Myth of Freshly Washed Hair</b><p>Call it …

Ladies: Now You Can Learn 25 Ways To Wear A Scarf in Less Than 5 Minutes

Bodyweight exercises are gaining ground in the fitness world due to the practicality and simplicity of getting in shape using your own body weight. …

Clean-Eating Recipes That Will Get You Through January

The word <i>detox</i> tends to bring to mind scary-intense juice cleanses or a gluten-dairy-meat-grain-sugar-caffeine-free diet that will make you run away …

Recipes

10 Weirdly Cool DIY Tricks That’ll Keep Your Hair Color from Fading

Get thee hair to the kitchen, stat.<p>Whether you just spent half your rent money on a killer dye job, or your entire Sunday morning on a five-step hair-coloring kit, your emotional response will be the same: This shit better last. Sadly, it won't (even most permanent colors start fading within six …

What Does Your Number Mean to Him?

Is it ever the right time to have that conversation?<p>The number conversation: You're lying in bed with each other and you have no idea how it came up but all of a sudden he wants to know how many people you've slept with. It's uncomfortable, and there's often a number he thinks might be yours, but …

Juice Your Way … to A Better Mood!

Well, today sucks. You woke up late and the lightbulb in your bathroom went out and it was raining and you missed your bus and forgot your umbrella …

High Blood Pressure

10 Cleansing Conditioners That Will Actually Replace Your Shampoo

Shampooing is a pretty hot topic here on HuffPost Style. While we've debated the pros and cons of going weeks without washing our hair, praised dry shampoo and experimented with apple cider vinegar hair rinses, we've recently ditched regular shampoo altogether. Stay with us...<p>We're now washing our …

New Year's Resolutions for the Modern Lady

<b>With Deirdre Devlin @deedevil22 Illustrations by Jim Dwyer</b><p>New Year's Day is here... and so is the time to make those 2014 resolutions.<p>While making resolutions can be productive, let's face it, women are way too hard on themselves. So, instead of lofty goals of losing hundreds of pounds, swearing …

Create Infographics Fast With This Free Online Resource

<i>You forgot to set your wake-up alarm. As you slowly come to consciousness, you begin to panic as you realize that you’re going to be extremely late</i> …

Productivity

10 Free Apps To Make Your Life (Or A Bad Blind Date) Easier

Photo: Courtesy of unroll.me.<p><i>Introducing LadyBits, an ultra-cool collective of tech journalists who look at the world with smart, lady lenses. And</i> …