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10 Cleaning Products To Try If You're Looking To Go Green At Home

Practicing self-care is the millennial version of the old adage, "treat your body as a temple." But what about our literal temples? If you're someone …

Cleaning

This New Ole Henriksen Launch Features Mother Nature's Alternative to Retinol

Within the skincare realm's wide array of double-edged-sword products, retinol just might have the sharpest tip. On the one hand, it has studied skin …

Skin Care

Tone Every Inch of Your Body With These 100 Effective Bodyweight Moves

Here it is! The ultimate guide to the best bodyweight moves. Bookmark this for later so you can create your own workout by mixing and matching these badass moves, and watch your body transform. Maybe you want an all-butt workout with squats and lunges. Maybe you want to focus on toning your arms …

Workouts

I Recently Packed the Best Carry-On of My Life

My packing instincts hail from a time in my life, especially around my teen years, when I could fit all the clothes I didn’t hate into a single …

Clothing

If You've Got Food on the Brain 99 Percent of the Time, These Memes Are For You

Yay food! Whether you're eating, cooking, meal planning, ordering cooking gear on Amazon, meal prepping, watching cooking shows, leafing through enticing cookbooks, or drooling over your favorite healthy recipe blog, you are all about THE FOOD. Forget eat to live! You're one of those amazing people …

Snacks

"Coke & Peanuts" Sheet Cake Recipe on Food52

<b>Serves: 24–30</b><p><b>For the cake</b><p>2 cups Coca-Cola<br>• 1 1/2 cups dark brown sugar<br>• 3/4 cup cocoa powder<br>• 8 tablespoons butter, cut into tablespoon-sized pats<br>• 3 cups flour<br>• 2 teaspoons baking soda<br>• 1 1/2 teaspoons salt<p><b>For the frosting</b><p>1 1/2 cups smooth peanut butter<br>• 1 cup butter, softened<br>• 3 cups confectioners sugar<br>• 1 …

Dessert

37 Weekend Outfits to Have on Hand — Till the End of Time

So, it's the weekend. What's on deck? A 'grammable brunch, quick shopping trip, and night out — whether romantic or festive — all sound good to us. But hey, these are your days off, and it's time to unwind. While you'll want to stay chic, there's no denying that comfort's still a goal. We've taken …

Clothing

10 Moves to Sexy Legs — Yes, It's That Easy

Your schedule is probably nuts — whose isn't? — so you might not be able to fit in all your to-do's, including getting to the gym. We get it, but if there's one body part you should try to make time for is your legs. They are, after all, taking you to and from work, and even helping you reach …

Workouts

68 Mostly Free Ways to Entertain Yourself at Home

Staying at home is always fun when you need to recharge. And it has its perks. Not only can you get a lot done, but you can also save money since home entertainment is mostly free. Here are some ideas to while away your time in your humble abode.<p>Get upcycling ideas here.<p>Get DIYs here.<p>Here's …

PopSugar

You Don't Need a Gym to Lose Fat and Build Muscle — Try These 11 Equipment-Free Moves

The gym isn't the only place where you can lose body fat and build muscle. Weightlifting will allow to you achieve both goals simultaneously, but it isn't your only option if you want to get stronger. Using your body as a weight can and will help you turn excess body fat into lean muscle. …

Workouts

This Is How My Summer Skincare Routine Has Faded My Dark Spots Drastically

Even writing the word <i>dark spots</i> feels emotionally triggering. I moved to New York three years ago with big dreams, an air mattress, and pocket …

No Lie: These Vitamins Will Make Your Metabolism Skyrocket

Did your parents always remind you to eat your vegetables and take your vitamins? As always, their advice was right (were they ever wrong?). Eating a …

Yotam Ottolenghi’s hummus recipes

Hummus gets its name from the Arabic word for “chickpea”, and traditionally it contains just chickpeas, tahini, lemon juice and garlic; olive oil is used only to finish it off on the plate. Other versions, based mainly on olive oil and containing anything from beetroot to avocado, I’ve always …

Recipes

13 Perfect Ideas for Blue Kitchen Backsplashes

When it comes to your backsplash, go big ... by going blue! These 13 inspiring kitchens featuring indigo-hued walls will leave you wanting to give …

10 Summer Challenges To Last You Every Week Through Labor Day

Summer technically lasts a mere 93 days — a handful of which you’ll inevitably lose to rain, weddings, family events, and all those shows you just …

The Best Beach Workout To Burn Serious Calories

Five moves. 25 minutes. Bring it.<p>It doesn't get much better than working out on the beach, right? The sun on your glistening bod, the ocean breeze, the hot lifeguards cruising by... Yeah, until you try to do a burpee on the sand, and realize: Exercising on the beach is stupid hard.<p>“Working out on …

15 Chest Exercises Every Woman Should Know How to Do

Create strength, get better posture, and even give yourself a little "oomph" up top: these 15 chest exercises for women are simple yet very challenging. You'll be sore in all the right places, and you don't even need a gym to give yourself a great workout.<p>Start in a plank position with your arms …

The 10 Most Inspiring Beauty Blogs to Bookmark Now

Beauty fanatics know that when you stumble upon a blog that speaks to you, it’s akin to finding a soulmate—you know, that euphoric feeling of “Yes, …

Refresh Your Entire Beauty Routine With This 30-Day Detox Challenge

Imagine waking up every morning to a vanity filled with safe beauty products, bacteria-free makeup tools, and an eco-friendly approach to your regimen. It sounds relaxing, clean . . . and kind of daunting. A green beauty routine means avoiding harsh chemicals and instead favoring natural …

The Only List of Baking Substitutions You'll Ever Need

We all know what it's like to reach for the baking powder and only come up with baking soda. With this guide, you'll never be caught without an …

16 Printable Goal Sheets to Help You Stay on Track This Year

It's easy to set a goal, but actually committing to one until it's achieved says so much more. We know it can be difficult to stay inspired throughout the process, so we've found free printables to keep you on track all the way to the finish line. Some will allow you to see your progress along the …

Facialist Shani Darden Showed Us Her Nighttime Skin Routine—and It's Intense

If you've been reading Byrdie for a while (or, like, even for a week), you've likely seen Shani Darden's name bubble up. For years, the celebrity …

How to Contour Your Nose in 3 Steps

There are lots of crazy contouring tutorials out there, but if marking up your face like an art project doesn’t appeal to you, don’t fret—you can …

11 Must-pack Items, According to Full-time Travel Writers

As a travel journalist, I often feel I've hit the career jackpot. I travel as often as my passport allows — 28 countries and counting! — and I’m able …

New York City

30 Sweet and Free iPhone 7 Wallpapers

You have the iPhone 7 or 7 Plus, you have a pretty case, and now you need a fresh wallpaper! These 30 designs are fun and free — so try a few until you find the perfect fit. To download these backgrounds from your phone simply press and hold down on an image to open it up, click "save image," and …

I Used This Simple Chart To Prioritize My Crazy Busy Work Life

This former media executive hated saying “no,” so she created a system that forced her to set boundaries.<p>I was a few weeks into my maternity leave when I heard that my company named a new CEO. Several of my colleagues emailed me saying, “You’d better get in here; she’s developing relationships with …

Your Toothpaste Is Now Made for Instagram

If you go through the motions of dental hygiene just to banish morning breath and be sure your dentist appointments involve minimal shame, you're missing a step. The...

Black Mirror

The Best Affordable Alternatives To The Ordinary's Top Sellers

There are a lot of reasons to love The Ordinary: the simplified formulas, the potent ingredients, the mix-and-match possibilities, the low, <i>low</i> …

Skin Care

6 Savoury Scone Recipes That Show Up Classic Scones in Every Way

Many of us have experienced an afternoon tea, proudly ploughing through a plate of sweet scones — but have you tried savoury scones? From the …

Your Ultimate Guide to Growing Herbs Indoors

Indoor herb gardens not only provide fresh herbs at your fingertips, but also fill your home with fragrance and greenery. Learn how to grow herbs …