Olga Barabash

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I Used a Derma-Roller on My Body to See If It Would Actually Heal Stretch Marks

Stretch marks are a part of life—that I've accepted. And now that some brands have decided to stop Photoshopping them out of their ad campaigns and …

Skin Care

Sephora's Best-Selling Beauty Products of 2017

Every month in 2017, we've rounded up the top-selling beauty products at Sephora. And every month we're as excited as you are, looking forward to opening that email to discover what those best-sellers are because sometimes they're expected (like a buzzy new launch such as Fenty Beauty or …

The 10 Hottest Coursera Courses of 2017 | Inc.com

There are more than 8,000 online courses available, in every subject from artificial intelligence to visual arts. More than 50 million students signed up for one this year.<p>This bounty is a gift for anyone who wants to learn a new skill -- you can learn basically anything from anywhere these days …

Artificial Intelligence

52 Clever Inventions You Never Knew Existed That Solve Your Random Annoying Problems

Earbuds getting snagged on door handles; an itch on your back that you cannot reach; liquid lipstick that won’t scrub away — these are each excellent …

Inventions

The 25 Top-Selling Beauty Products at CVS in 2017

It's been a big year for drugstore beauty, but maybe none so more than CVS. Over the past 12 months, the drugstore chain introduced in-store K-beauty boutiques, vowed to take any products with parabens, phthalates, and formaldehyde off shelves by 2019, and added cool brands like Mineral Fusion, …

Skin Care

Build a Cheap Smart Doorbell That Sends You a Picture When Someone Rings the Bell

Smart doorbells can snap a photo of whoever rings the bell, making it so you can screen all those visitors you get throughout the day. Over on …

This is the ultimate houseplant cheat sheet

Have you ever wondered if that peace lily you have in your living room is in the best place it can be? Or perhaps which plant is best suited to your …

This Flowchart Helps You Decide If That Impulse Purchase Is a Good Idea

In the moment, you can justify pretty much any purchase decision. Maybe you do need a third coffee maker and more flannel shirts—they’re 40% off! But …

Learn your skincare alphabet: H Is For Hyaluronic Acid

Do you know how to decipher the ingredients label on your moisturiser? Or whether you should be using retinol? Or what the difference is between AHAs …

Skin Care

Red Curry Chicken Chili Recipe

"Ground chicken, chickpeas and tomatoes are simmered in a flavorful blend of red curry paste, coconut milk and robust Indian spices for a twist on …

This Calculator Will Tell You Whether to Pay Down Debt or Save for Retirement

It’s a frequently asked personal finance question: should I pay off my student loans or save for retirement? It’s possible to do both, but this …

Always angry or stressed? Here are six exercises to bring back happiness into your life

“I choose to be happy today,” is easier said than done. But, if we adjust how we perceive things, life can be a lot better.<p>Paul Emery, a master …

The 10 Minute Workout Everyone Can Do

If you're a follower of Kardashian workout routines, you've probably noticed Kourtney and Khloe spending a fair amount of time with a classic piece of playground equipment—the jump rope. And trainers love jump ropes too, because jumping rope is a complete, total body workout. “It tones both your …

10 Entrepreneurs to Follow in 2017

If you've recently decided to take the deep and exciting plunge into entrepreneurship, you'll want to surround yourself with as many encouraging people as possible. These might include friends and family, other entrepreneurs, and online communities.<p>If you're looking for a good place to start, this …

The Bodyography Cover and Correct Concealer Changes the Undereye Game

Because I binged on old episodes of the <i>Gilmore Girls</i> before this past weekend's Netflix premiere, I've gotten less sleep, and dark circles under my eyes are now a legit <i>thing</i>.<p>What's made me look human again? The Bodyography Cover and Correct concelear literally gives me life—and makes me look less …

Makeup

Five Habits You Must Develop In Order To Become a Millionaire

To the average person, habits are a bad thing. To the extraordinary person, habits are a necessity of life. Being habitual is a must when you are performing at a high level. Most of us are prone to developing habits quickly, but we may choose to develop the wrong ones.<p>Everyone says they want to …

Gardening 101: Philodendron

<i>Philodendron</i>: “Choose Your Own Adventure”<p>Philodendron is a genus that offers something for everyone. If you’re looking for an easy-to-care-for …

Plants

Squat Jacks: The Butt And Legs Exercise That Burns Major Calories

Exercises that combine cardio and strength training are a one-way ticket to a more efficient workout, and squat jacks are one of the best moves …

How to Manage Your Emotions Without Fighting Them

We often hear tips and tricks for helping us to “control” our emotions, but that’s the wrong idea: strong emotions aren’t bad, and they don’t need to be pushed down or controlled; they are, in fact, data. Our emotions evolved as a signaling system, a way to help us communicate with each other and …

This Is How Interior Designers Decorate a Room From Start to Finish

Consider this—you've just bought a new home, signed a lease on a new apartment, or moved to a new city. You fell in love with the space that will …

How to Read and Understand a Scientific Paper: A Step-by-Step Guide for Non-Scientists

To form a truly educated opinion on a scientific subject, you need to become familiar with current research in that field. And to be able to distinguish between good and bad interpretations of research, you have to be willing and able to read the primary research literature for yourself. Reading …

30 books everyone should read before turning 30

While the only way to learn is to survive the inevitable cycle of successes and failures, it is always useful to have some guidance along the way.<p>To help you out, we've selected some of our favorite books that likely never made your high school or college reading lists.<p>It's an eclectic selection …

Your Brain Wants You to Fail. Here's How to Stop It

What if you could unlock the full potential of your brain?<p>The brain is wired for us to fail, at least if you don't know how to use it properly. And since it doesn't come with a user's manual, not many of us fully understand it. Even neuroscientists are constantly discovering new things about the …

NASA Has Compiled a List of the Best Air-Cleaning Plants for Your Home

Many of us spend most of our time indoors, so it’s important to cultivate a space that’s a healthy one. A simple—and beautiful—way to do this is through houseplants; they add some green to your home while being an effective way to purify the air.<p>NASA hardly seems like the organization that would …

How to Make a Gigantic Knit Blanket in Less Than 4 Hours

Who wouldn't love snuggling with one of these?<p>We're calling it now: Super chunky knit blankets are going to be everywhere pretty soon. You could buy …

Crafting

The Self-Help Books That Changed My Life

I'll admit it. I'm a self-help book junkie. I've been reading them for years and have at least a dozen personal development books on my "to read" …

3 Big Wins From Healthcare Companies To Contain Costs

Healthcare costs hit the spotlight in a major way with the implementation of Obamacare in 2014. However, the cost spotlight shines even brighter now – especially with respect to supply chain costs.<p>A “Healthcare Supply Chain 2015” report from McKinsey and the Health Industry Distributors Association …

Reporting in Smartsheet

Houseplants To Improve Indoor Air Quality: NASA Approved!

<i>This article was republished with permission from yourhealthtube.com</i><p>Improve indoor air quality can be quite difficult, especially in winter and summer. Nowadays, there are many artificial products that are giving good results but sill natural way is the healthiest and the best way to provide indoor …