Farah Rahma

855 Flips | 13 Magazines | 11 Likes | 2 Following | 398 Followers | @farahrahma | Keep up with Farah Rahma on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Farah Rahma”

I Lived Like a French Girl for 7 Days, and It Changed My Skin

For my first trip back to Paris in six long years, I planned every detail ahead of time. Believe me, "type A" doesn't even begin to characterize the …

Skin Care

Things to master before turning 50

Approaching midlife can be scary.<p>One thing that makes it scarier is feeling like you haven’t accomplished all the life stuff you set out to in your …

Bill Gates

How to be yourself in a world that wants to change you

When I’m in a room full of strangers, I never really know how to interact. I listen more than talk, and I overanalyze every movement, word, and …

Self-help

How to Air Dry Your Hair the French Way

Relaxed yet polished, it's the hairstyle our French counterparts seem to have mastered. That's because there's a lot more to it than a wash-and-go, …

Hair

7 clever ‘psycho’ tricks that really help you in the office

To gain confidence and sympathy, to be more competent and ultimately to get more salary – this is exactly what is possible with these psycho-tricks. …

Psychology

Woman Shows How Easy It Is To Lose Weight By Making 20+ Genius Food Swaps

Losing weight is tough. It takes a lot of dedication, hard work and discipline to stay on track, especially with temptations all around. However it …

Nutrition

How French Women Stay Slim Without Even Trying

It’s probably pretty obvious at this point that our love for all things French runs <i>deep</i>. What can we say? There’s just something so aspirational …

19 of the ‘top highlighted’ ideas from millions of readers

What are you doing right now to change your life?<p>How much time do you think you really have?<p>In the incredible book, THE GOAL, authors Eliyahu …

Motivation

Here are 185 books Bill Gates has read and thinks you should too

Like many prolific business leaders, Bill Gates is a great reader. Gates reads about 50 books per year which means he is going through one per week. …

Books

5 French Holiday Outfits That Will Make You Want a Holiday More Than Ever

If there's one thing our readers love, it's stories on French style, which is why we've brought you <i>French Week</i>—seven days dedicated to decoding how …

Why it’s better to be human than to be right

“Sometimes it’s better to be kind than to be right. We do not need an intelligent mind that speaks, but a patient heart that listens.” — Gautama …

How to tell if someone you know is a covert narcissist

• <b>There are three distinct types of narcissists.</b>• <b><br>One of the most difficult types to spot is the covert narcissist.</b>• <b><br>They hook in highly empathetic people</b> …

Everything Members of the Royal Family Are Prohibited from Doing

As the newest member of the Royal Family, Meghan Markle can expect some significant lifestyle changes. The tradition, pomp and rules of the British …

5 fascinating books on how to break bad habits

Psychological research shows people overestimate themselves in nearly every arena — including modesty. Which raises an interesting question … What’s …

On shutting my mouth, knowing my room and looking out for #1

You know what I’m into these days? Shutting my mouth and letting other people make me smarter.<p>There are so many people out there with incredible …

How to practice gratitude without saying one word

Over the past 2,00 years, the Nguni tribe have lived on the soil of Southern Africa. For the Nguni tribe, non-verbal communication is an integral …

Want to sound smarter? Master these 7 grammar tips

As the executive editor of Avenue Magazine, a luxury lifestyle publication based in New York City, I see the importance of proper grammar every day. …

13 cognitive biases that really screw things up for you

The human brain is a natural wonder. It produces more than 50,000 thoughts each day and 100,000 chemical reactions each second. With this amount of …

Psychology

How a French Girl Does Met Gala Dressing (Differently)

What's it <i>really</i> like to attend the Met Gala? It's something many fashion obsessees wonder (the event is notoriously closed-door after all). French …

The 7 Most Important Life Lessons to Learn While You're Still Young

They'll put you on the path to happiness and success.<p><i>What did you learn too late in life? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Nelson Wang, founder of ceolifestyle.io, on Quora:</b><p>I wish I …

Self-improvement

How To Wear Leggings to Work

To wear leggings outside of the house or not to wear leggings outside of the house? That is the question!<p>"NOT," is how I personally would have …

4 Vitamins You Should Be Taking For Clear Skin, According To Dermatologists

Clear skin is everyone’s goal regardless of their age or skin type. Not only do we want skin that’s free of blemishes, wrinkles and redness, but we …

10 Lessons You Need to Learn If You Want a Truly Successful Career

Work on things that matter.<p><i>What are the biggest lessons you have learned in the corporate world? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Chris Cocks, President at Wizards of the Coast, on</b> …

Dungeons and Dragons

5 perfumes that will make you happy with a single whiff

That salty summer’s day at the beach, the anticipatory trail of warm vanilla when you wait for the cake to rise, that long, lush forest hike, those …

I Quit Social Media for 65 Weeks. This Is What I Learned

When David Mohammadi decided to take a two-week break from social media, he never imagined that he’d stay logged off for over an entire year.<p>But for …

10 things that change when you're finally in the right relationship

Hint: It's effortless.<p><b>1. You don't feel like a nervous wreck.</b> I once heard great philosopher Kourtney Kardashian say on <i>Keeping Up With The Kardashians</i> — and I'm paraphrasing here: When you're with the right person, you feel calm rather than anxious. Sure, you can have butterflies, but you shouldn't …

5 Netflix Shows To Watch If You Like ‘The Crown’

For those who want a new period piece to binge.<p>In 2017, “The Crown” established itself as a very popular show across the globe. But with only two seasons of 10 episodes each, you likely finished up the series awhile ago. And as Netflix has to pay so much to create it, there aren’t many shows quite …

Things Parisians Do

Parisians look a lot like New Yorkers: They dress like everyone in their neighborhood but feel like they’re super hype, for them, Paris and France = …

France

25 Beauty Products For Lazy People

The French Hair Trends That Will Be Huge In 2018

"In France, hair trends are a matter of generation," Matthieu Séguier, hairstylist and owner of Paris' Salon Séguier, told me this fall after giving …