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15 Highly Effective Skincare Sets That Are Perfect for Lazy Girls

Sunday is the perfect day to save your fave from everything that happened this weekend and a chance to refresh before another workweek. While weekday …

Skin Care

Essential reading: nine experts on the books that inspired them

From film to philosophy, from music to history and economics, masters of their crafts pick the five books they could not live without<p>Philosophy: Alain de Botton<br>‘Seneca should be the author of the hour’<p>Author Alain de Botton is known for applying philosophical concepts to everyday life; his books …

Literature

This genius cooking system will help you plan ahead to eat well all week long

In the new year, many of us resolve to cook more often—a habit that’s healthier, cheaper, and often more enjoyable than eating out or ordering Seamless. Yet it can be hard to find the time to devote to meal preparation, much less creative menu-planning.<p>It’s little wonder, then, that meal kits like …

Cooking

The beauty products that the Duchess of Cambridge is rumoured to love, including the gel she recommended to Michelle Obama

Skin Care

11 best state parks in California

1. Malibu Creek, Calabasas<p>This is the former site of the 20th Century Fox studios’ location ranch, where they filmed the TV show M*A*S*H. There are …

Kick Pain in the Face With Natural Movement

<b>I’m going to go out on a limb and guess you’ve dealt with pain.</b> Possibly, you’re stuck with it even now. Pain has a way of hindering our athletic …

Exercise

9 Preview app tips every Mac owner should know

The Preview app can do more than simply preview files. See all that this sneakily powerful app on your Mac can do.<p>The Preview app ought to have a better opinion of itself. This stock Mac app goes around calling itself "Preview" when it can do so much more than just preview files. To help Preview …

Multitasking Is No Longer Something to Boast About

<i>This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur.</i><p>What are you doing while you read this? Are you dipping into your email while texting, reading …

OWC announces Thunderbolt 3 Dock with ports galore, returns functionality to new MacBook Pro

Capitalizing on Apple's decision to go all in on Thunderbolt 3 with its latest MacBook Pro, aftermarket Mac specialist OWC is taking preorders for a …

MacBook Pro

The 15-Minute Habit Worth Making Time For

In conducting personal (read: not at all scientifically rigorous or thorough) research for this article, I asked anyone willing to talk to me if they …

Productivity

How to keep your iPhone from tracking your location in iOS 10

A quick peek at your iPhone’s location services settings is a (slightly creepy) reminder of how much of our privacy we entrust in Apple.<p>Allowing our …

Why First-Born Children Are Smarter, According to Science

New research points to how parents change over the years.<p>There's a lot of research out there surrounding the order in which children are born. Studies indicate that firstborns hold certain advantages; for example, firstborns tend to have a higher I.Q. than their siblings and generally earn more …

How Do DIY DNA Testing Kits Work?

Over the last few months, I've been doing some serious navel gazing. Well, more like belly-button-bacteria sampling. And cheek swabbing. And spitting copiously into plastic tubes that I've then sent away in the U.S. mail. One day, a nurse even came to the ELLE office and removed several vials of …

Why Republicans Still Reject the Science of Global Warming

Only one major political party in the world denies climate change, and it's in charge of the most important political body in the world<p>One day in …

Climate

Why I’m Considering Bear as a Notes App Replacement

As I wrote in an issue of MacStories Weekly (exclusive to Club MacStories members), I recently moved my Club-related notes from the Apple Notes app to Trello. Because Club MacStories is a collaborative effort, it made sense to use Trello's project management features to let the entire MacStories …

The Only 3 Skincare Brands Worth Buying, According to a Top Dermatologist

There are SO many skincare options available, and it's easy to get overwhelmed. <i>What's the best cream for dry skin? What cleanser will work for me?</i> …

Skin Care

Mini solar panel is actually a socket for the window

Simply called “Window Socket”<p>If the idea of outfitting your roof with solar panels—whether with Tesla’s more aesthetically pleasing version or not—is too daunting, then perhaps you can embark on your green energy campaign by starting small.<p>Showing at Dubai Design Week during the Global Grad Show …

Black Lives Matter

7 Ways to Gauge Success That Have Nothing to Do With Money and Power

We live in a culture that tells us that the surest signs of success are big, fat—or even teeny, tiny—pay increases and promotions. But by gauging our success on what we see in our paychecks or hear in our yearly reviews, we're missing out on a lot, our experts say, including the opportunity to see …

The Tiny House Competition Introduces the rEvolve House

For those of you that have never heard of it, the Tiny House Competition is a new competition located in Sacramento, California and is modeled …

U.S. Department of Energy

Fitness Tips for Your Backache - Butt and Back

Fitness Tips for Your Backache - Your Butt and Your Back<p>Most people who have tight low back muscles - or pain in their low back that's due to muscle …

Yoga

Children inherit their intelligence from their mother not their father, say scientists

A mother's genetics determines how clever her children are, according to researchers, and the father makes no difference.<p>Women are more likely to …

Genetics

The 15-minute full-body HIIT workout to burn fat

When you're trying to reduce belly fat and lean out, working out longer isn’t always better. In fact, <i>intensity</i>, not time, is more important for …

Exercise

Plans for tiny house by Foundry Architects made available for purchase

Anyone wanting to construct their own tiny house can now buy detailed plans for a micro dwelling designed by Washington DC studio Foundry Architects …

Millions of Women Are Injured During Childbirth. Why Aren't Doctors Diagnosing Them?

"I met so many people who bounced back after four weeks, and I would say, 'Really? Because I'm crawling around like an old lady.'"<p>When Jennifer had her second child in 2005, she knew within days that something worrisome had happened to her body. For the first time in her life, she couldn't make it …

10 Habits That Help You Learn Twice as Fast

Founder and CEO of Skill Incubator<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The world is in constant change due to advances in technology, science, and innovation. What was considered “hot” a year ago may no longer be relevant today. Just look at all the new social media …

Malcolm Gladwell

Banana Pudding Recipes

From a roasted banana-and-macadamia pudding cake to a creamy banana brioche bread pudding—trust us when we say that you've never tasted banana …

17 Brilliant Ideas That Will Inspire You To Actually Pack Your Lunch

Make the second meal of the day as important as the first.

Nine Rules For Mastering The Squat For Leaner, Stronger Legs | Poliquin Article

The squat. That wondrous exercise that will make everything about your life better:<p>• Stronger, leaner legs<p>• Better movement patterns<p>• Chiseled, …

Exercise

I took cold showers for 30 days to improve my productivity, and I'm not stopping anytime soon

When your blood is flowing, your skin is glowing, and you feel like you can take on the world?<p>Imagine having that feeling every morning, without even having to work out.<p>If you're thinking that's too good to be true, well, you're partly right.<p>Because in order to experience that endorphin euphoria …

Productivity