Alysha Boles

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Ouai's Sun of a Beach Spray Will Give You the Highlights of Your Summer Dreams

Remember Sun-In, that old go-to for beachy blond hair? Often, the results were horrifying. Moms everywhere quivered with fear when their children learned about the magical spray meant to lighten your hair without bleach. But things have changed; technology has improved and we've gotten smarter as a …

Hair

You Won't Believe How Much Product This Stylist Puts in Her Hair, but the Results are Amazing

If your only foray into hair products is shampoo, conditioner, and maybe the occasional spritz of hairspray, prepare to be shocked. In this tutorial, hair stylist Briana Cisneros shows just how much product even fine, short hair can take, and just how much of a difference it can make to your look. …

Hair

Ouai's New Air Dry Foam Makes My Curly Lob Look Like Instagram Hair

Obviously, one of the coolest hair-care brands on Instagram would make an air-dry product suited for the coolest haircut on Instagram. The brand-new Ouai Air Dry Foam just launched today, but for the past two weeks it's been the secret to my touchably soft, tousled lob. It lets my curly hair …

Hair

This Concealer Is SO Good It Keeps Selling Out At Sephora

Everyone needs a good concealer. After all, concealer <i>is</i> the one product that truly hides imperfections and makes under-eye bags, fine lines, …

Makeup

Anxiety Is Inevitable if You Want to Live a Meaningful Life

Having something you perceive as meaningful comes with a host of benefits, but it also creates a fear of loss.<p>It's easy to buy in to the idea that living a meaningful life is the golden ticket to well-being. If we could just find the career path or relationship that aligned perfectly with our …

Psychology

The $5 Concealer With Incredible Reviews Every Woman Should Own

For most of us, concealer is an essential. It’s a heaven-sent product that hides <i>everything.</i> Seriously, pimples, pores, blackheads, and under-eye bags …

Makeup

What People Find Most Charming About You, Based On Your Myers-Briggs Type

In the last few years especially, the internet has been nerding out about the Myers-Briggs personality test, which was made by Isabel Myers and …

Psychology

I Have Worn the Same $10 Liquid Eyeliner For 10 Years, and It Gets Me So Many Compliments

I'm a girl who likes to wear a sharp, inky-black cat eye on the regular. There's something about it that makes me feel both powerful and glamorous, …

Makeup

This Uncommon Practice Will Support You in Tough Times

Uncommonly Healthy<p>Source: Conflict 180<p>Most of us know that showing kindness and compassion for others is good for our health. Fewer of us are aware …

Mindfulness

11 Best TED Talks For When You Feel Burnt Out

The signs are all there: you feel depressed, anxious, and detached; you keep getting head and back aches; your job performance and relationships are …

Creativity

Understanding the Victim Complex

In clinical psychology, a “victim complex” or “victim mentality” describes a personality trait of persons who believe they are constantly the victims …

The Role of Luck in Life Success Is Far Greater Than We Realized

What does it take to succeed? What are the secrets of the most successful people? Judging by the popularity of magazines such as <i>Success</i>, <i>Forbes</i>, <i>Inc.</i>, …

Self-improvement

36 Affordable Sandals So Cute You'll Want To Buy 'Em In Every Color

From espadrilles to strappy shoes to ruffle-detailed slides, it's time to stock up for sandal season!<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in</i> …

The Best Makeup You Can Buy at the Drugstore

Even if you love makeup, looking for the perfect product is a daunting task. If you’re on a budget, like most of us, it can be nearly impossible. That’s not for lack of selection: Visit any drugstore or pharmacy and makeup is the first thing you see when you walk in.<p>You’re hit with an endless wall …

Makeup

The Best Under-Eye Concealers, According to Amazon Reviews

<i>Here at the Strategist, we like to think of ourselves as crazy (in the good way) about the stuff we buy, but as much as we’d like to, we can’t try</i> …

3 Guilt And Shame Messages Of Childhood Emotional Neglect And How To Defeat Them

<b>Childhood Emotional Neglect (CEN): Happens when your parents fail to respond enough to your emotions as they raise you.</b><p>Adults who were emotionally …

7 healthy Instant Pot recipes you can make in minutes

Delicious, healthy — even decadent — meals you can make ahead in your Instant Pot and eat all week.<p>Nothing beats the promise of a quick-cooking homemade meal. I suspect this has a lot to do with the Instant Pot’s popularity. As I’m writing this, the Instant Pot has more than 26,000 glowing reviews …

Cooking

People Are Raving About This Top-Selling Concealer (and It’s Only $3)

Every woman knows the power of a good concealer. One that can flawlessly hide unwanted blemishes, cover up signs of a sleepless nights and even out …

South Korea’s Mental Health Problem — That Koreans Don’t Admit

With the highest rates of survival of major cancers and strokes of all developed countries, the ninth-lowest obesity rate in the world and the …

Mental Health

Anti-anxiety drug found to undo some of alcohol's ill effects on the brain

Researchers at the Queensland University of Technology (QUT) have discovered a surprising secondary function for an existing drug. Tandospirone is …

Listening to Anxiety

Jane* is a 30-year-old woman with anxiety. She says she wants the thoughts to “go away” and she would prefer to not take medications. She’s tried a …

Mindfulness

9 Best Drugstore Foundations

Foundation is a must for creating a flawless complexion, and while it used to be that you had to shell out a pretty penny for any kind of semi-decent …

Beauty

Essie's Latest Nail Polish Collection Was Made For Practicing Your Princess Wave

A fresh manicure can take your mood from zero to 100, but the latest nail polish colors from Essie will make you feel like a straight-up princess.<p>The brand is releasing six new Gel Couture shades ($12), all inspired by romance and royalty. Its enchanted new lineup features creamy, opaque hues that …

This Pink Curling Wand Is the No. 1 Bestseller on Amazon, and It's Just $20!

If you want bombshell curls worthy of a Victoria's Secret catwalk that <i>actually</i> hold all day long, we may have found the answer to your hair prayers. The Remington Pro Curling Wand ($20) is the number-one bestselling styling tool on Amazon, and it's easy to see why. It's getting ridiculously good …

20 books everyone should read in their 40s

You're most likely to make a Nobel Prize-winning discovery at 40 — or at least do your most outstanding work, according to a study by the National Bureau of Economic Research. But leaving your 30s can also be daunting.<p>Luckily, there are books to guide you along, from memoirs of middle age to …

Books

7 Documentaries That Will Change Your Entire Life

Whether you favour Wes Anderson over Quentin Tarantino or rom-coms over thrillers, there’s one thing we can mutually agree on: movies are the …

Perfumes We’re Putting on Our Christmas List

These picks are signature scent-worthy.<p>Every Southern woman knows a signature scent is much more than a dab on the wrist or a spritz on the neck. A …

Beauty

5 Liquid Eyeliners That Are Better and Cheaper Than Tom Ford’s $57 Pen

Why spend almost $60 when you could spend $6?<p>There have been a lot of conflicting opinions circulating around the Racked office about Tom Ford’s $57 Eye Defining Liquid Liner Pen. Some of my colleagues think of the dual-sided pen as a holy-grail product, totally worth its price tag, while others …

Makeup

The Most Popular Concealer on Pinterest Is Only $9

I truly pity anyone who has ever seen me pre-under-eye concealer. Like many people, the skin directly beneath my peepers is a problem area, made …

Makeup

Don’t call it a veggie burger: We tried the meatless yet ‘meaty’ Impossible Burger

I’ve always had an easy answer when asked what I’d choose for my last meal on this planet: a cheeseburger. Probably with grilled onions, perhaps with …

San Francisco