April Mcnair

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Only Sensitive People Can Understand These 10 Things

Sensitive people are loving, caring individuals; almost to a fault. Treat them kindly and you'll have a compassionate friend for life.

Here are the new movies and TV shows coming to Amazon Prime, iTunes, Hulu, and more in September

Below are some of the titles coming to your favorite services in September. Highlights include "Pitch Perfect 2" available for purchase on iTunes and the newest season of "The Mindy Project" launching on Hulu.<p>Check out the rest below:<p><b>iTunes</b><p>"Pitch Perfect 2"<p><b>Available September</b> …

10 DIY Beauty Oils to Mix Up Now

When the temps start to drop, so does the moisture in our skin. That’s why we’re breaking out the masks, new beauty products and lotions as if the release of the pumpkin spice latte depended on it. When beginning a new beauty routine for the season, we recommend starting with oils. Not only do the …

Forget Brain Workouts—Chanting Mantras Takes Half the Time and Is More Effective

I read some disquieting news recently. Apparently, science isn’t sure that brain workouts work. This bothers me because it means that I will have to …

9 Things Professional Organizers Do Every Day

There's a reason they never lose their keys.<p>We're not sure if organizing pros are born or made, but good news: Tova Weinstock (aka "Tidy Tova") bets on the latter. The professional organizer says that anyone can make a few tiny changes to their everyday routine to get (and keep) their house in …

Five healthy lunches to take to work

Noel Road is a small business on a mission – to provide health and wellbeing inspiration for busy business owners. They put together five lunchbox recipes for us<p>Mother and daughter team Amanda and Georgia Takacs never intended to launch a health and wellbeing business. But shortly after Georgia …

Plant-Based Diet

Fringe Benefits: Celebrities With and Without Bangs

Bangs? No bangs? Bangs? No bangs?<p>As anyone with bangs (or, you know, eyes) can tell you, adding some face-framing fringe can change an entire look. Just check out these celebrity transformations to see for yourself.

Hairstyling

50 Cute New Ways to Wear Black and White

There's nothing chicer—or easier—than styling an outfit that's purely black and white. Both bold and classic, black-and-white combinations are understated enough to work for any...<p>Black-and-White Outfit Ideas<p>Black Lace Top + White Skinny Jeans + Leopard Flats<p>Black-and-White Outfit Ideas

How to Dress Like a Blogger Without Spending Major Money

For some women, the concept of dressing “trendy” without spending much money seems impossible; designer garments and accessories feel necessary to …

We've Been Washing Our Hair Wrong Our Entire Lives

<i>This story was originally posted July 2, 2016.</i><p>Regardless of what products you use, most of us were taught to wash our hair the same way: shampoo …

Health 'Expert' JP Sears Lists His Genius Uses for Coconut Oil

Genius Uses for Coconut Oil – ‘It’s Like Duct Tape For Your Health’ – Says Health ‘Expert’ JP Sears<p>After his perfect parody of people who like to …

15 Surprising Things You Can Do With Coconut Oil

We all know coconut oil can yield shiny locks and radiant skin. But did you know it also fights rust and keeps eggs fresh for a whole entire year?<p>Don't believe us? Here, what to do with your new favorite pantry item.<p><b>Polish And Treat Leather</b><p>Rub a dab into leather goods (sparingly) to strengthen the …

The Ultimate Arm Transformer Workout

Get those pipes ready for tanks, strappy dresses, and bathing suits.<p>In my experience, the traditional arm exercises, like bicep curls, triceps kickbacks, and side raises, don’t bring big results quickly. They are important and valuable movements, for sure, but they don’t change you fast.<p>I’ve coined …

What No One Tells You About Depression (But I Will)

Back in 2009, I had my first stay in a psychiatric ward; I was there for a week. At that point in my battle with major depression, my hourly thoughts revolved around various ways to end my life. Since then, my biggest fear has been to ultimately lose.<p>It's 3 a.m. and I'm alone with nothing more than …

Beauty tips and tricks: Budget products that won't make you look cheap

Excellent beauty products don’t have to cost the earth<p>Mon, Jul 6, 2015, 12:00<p>I'm a sucker for good, budget beauty supplies. Rimmel Scandaleyes …

Semicolon tattoos are a new way to talk about mental health

A global movement is revolutionizing how we talk about mental health — with punctuation.<p>Project Semicolon, which offers hope to those struggling with …

12 Things Happy People Do Differently

The Food Lab: How to Pan-Fry Salmon Fillets

I hate salmon. With a passion. Chalky, dry, smelly, slimy-skinned, the worst of the worst when it comes to fish.<p>At least, that's what I <i>would've</i> said about a decade ago, when the only salmon I had tasted was over-poached at buffets or overcooked at restaurants that frankly didn't quite know what …

Converse in 25 Collaborations

FASHION INSPIRATION<p><b>In 1921, American basketball player Chuck Taylor became a salesman, then ambassador for Converse, adding his name to the iconic</b> …

Shoes

In Defence Of Florence: Five Reasons Why She’s Glastonbury’s Perfect Foo Fighters Replacement

Well, that was cleared up quickly. Florence + The Machine, previously positioned just below Foo Fighters on the Glastonbury lineup, have been bumped …

Bloomberg: Apple begins manufacturing next-gen iPhone with Force Touch

Bloomberg is reporting that Apple has started early production of the next-generation iPhone with Force Touch. We initially reported back in May that the next-generation iPhone will include a design similar to the current lineup of devices, but include support for Force Touch.<p>Force Touch was first …

Tunisia: murder of holiday-makers in Sousse could kill tourism and hope

Hopes that scale of Sousse resort attack will not spark loss of confidence in a country regarded as relatively peaceful, compared with troubled neighbours<p>The slaughter of sunbathers and hotel staff on the beaches of a country that has always prided itself as a carefree, laid-back destination for …

North Africa

These 18 YouTube Channels Are All You Need To Get In Shape

Wi-Fi don't fail me now.<p>You don't need a gym to get your fitness on — in most cases, all you need is WiFi and a bit of floor space. Here are some YouTube channels you might want to subscribe to for workouts, fitness tips, or just plain motivation to get your butt into gear. Get it!<p><b>Before you get</b> …

Pro Secrets for a Perfect At-Home Pedi

In a perfect world, we’d all get regular pedicures every two weeks. But in real life, most of us end up stretching it, with a month or more between …

Skin Care

The New Edgier Ombre: Why the Multi-Tone Look is Taking Off

As if we needed any more reason to love Kate Mara (sister of Rooney, who will star in <i>Fantastic Four</i> next year)! When we recently stumbled on this …

Hairstyling

10 Proven Health Benefits of Turmeric and Curcumin

Turmeric may be the most effective nutritional supplement in existence.<p>Many high quality studies show that it has major benefits for your body and …

Medical Research