K Baird

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The oldest bars in NYC in every borough

The oldest bars in NYC are icons for a reason, and if their walls could talk, things would get interesting. From the best-looking bars to rooftop …

Staten Island

An Explosive Report Just Revealed The Dangers Of This Common Chemical. Here's How To Avoid It

If you’ve been following the news, you may have seen Politico’s explosive new report, which details how the current government administration is …

EPA

72 Hours In Lisbon

During Spring, I visited Lisbon for the first time to attend the Condenast International Luxury Conference. It was my first time in the Portuguese capital. This city is very enchanting and I have so much enjoyed my time there. Old colored townhouses, cute yellows trams and relatively inexpensive …

European Travel

The absolute best Manhattan restaurants in NYC

1<p>Photograph: Courtesy Gary He<p>Restaurants, American creative<p>Eleven Madison Parkicon-chevron-right<p>Swiss chef Daniel Humm mans the kitchen at this vast …

East Village

The Truth About Hair Loss Cures

It’s normal to lose up to 150 hairs a day. “But by age 60, about 80 percent of men and 40 percent of women will have a measurable amount of hair …

hair loss

Amazon’s Insanely Comfortable Custom-made Leggings Are Perfect for Travel

The online retailer's new Core 10 line lets you design your own leggings by choosing the waistband, length, and style—then get them delivered to your …

Let Go of Those Love Handles! A Yoga Sequence to Help Tone Your Tummy

Muffin top, love handles, tummy tire — whatever the name, it's not something many of us want to hold onto. While strength-training moves that target this area won't diminish belly fat entirely — cardio is also key — building muscle mass helps your body burn more calories. When you finally lose the …

Yoga

25 Secret European Villages

The charm of Ticino, the Italian-speaking canton of southern Switzerland, is the not-quite-here, not-quite-there, lost-in-time feel of the place. To …

The best Greenwich Village restaurants in NYC

1<p>Restaurants, Italian<p>Carbone<p>From tag-team chefs Rich Torrisi and Mario Carbone, Carbone is a <i>Godfather</i> hangout on steroids, more fantastical set piece …

9 common myths about anxiety—and the facts everyone needs to understand instead

If you’ve ever struggled with anxiety (or know someone who has), you’re all too familiar with how impactful and even debilitating the condition can …

Depression

Hidden gems in New York City, according to Time Out Tastemakers

The editors at <i>Time Out New York</i> are pretty amazing, if we do say so ourselves (and we just did). But we admit we don’t know everything, so we’ve …

17 cult-favorite French pharmacy skin care products you can buy online

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Embryolisse Instagram<p>When I lived in Paris, visitors only ever asked for two things: to see the Eiffel Tower, and to stop by a French …

Summer drinks in NYC

After hibernating all winter, summer is the time for New Yorkers to emerge from our 10ft by 10ft caves to enjoy some warm air and summer drinks. That …

The 9 Best Things to Eat & Drink in the Hudson Valley

From Native Americans to colonists and now tourists, the draw of the idyllic Hudson Valley — a fertile region spilling over the banks of the Hudson …

Struggle with mindfulness? This two-minute walking meditation is a game-changer

Sometimes it’s hard work to get in the calm mind-set that’s kind of crucial for a successful meditation sesh: You may feel anxious, super-distracted, …

Save Your Money: Dermatologists Say These Are the 10 Best Drugstore Moisturizers

I love Sephora as much as the next woman. And those pink Glossier bags? I reuse them, too. But as high-end and brand-forward as these two outposts …

The 35 Best Deals at Costco

For decades, Costco has been offering its members wholesale prices on brand-name products. The first company to grow from $0 in sales to more than $3 …

The one ingredient you need to keep your skin plump and hydrated

Hydrating moisturizers and serums are great and all, but there’s one special ingredient you should look for if you’re trying to maximize hydration: …

The best outdoor brunch spots in NYC

If there’s one thing New Yorkers love, it’s brunch—especially when it’s outdoor brunch in NYC. Every weekend, Gothamites head to their favorite …

The absolute best restaurants in NYC

1<p>Photograph: Courtesy Gary He<p>Restaurants, American creative<p>Eleven Madison Park<p>Swiss chef Daniel Humm still mans the kitchen post-revamp at this …

East Village

Khloé Kardashian Can’t Seem To Catch A Break

She’s the one even non-Kardashian fans still kind of root for because, unlike her sisters, she actually seems to need our support.<p><b>If the Kardashians</b> are a fairy-tale family, blessed with beauty, money, fame, and power, then Khloé — born somewhere in the middle, of often questioned paternity, whose …

The 5 Best Exercises For Burning Belly Fat

A flat belly is a badge of honour. It’s an outward sign that you keep fit and watch what you eat.<p>And beyond the vanity aspects, a more chiseled torso …

The 23 best rooftop bars in NYC

1<p>Bars, Hotel bars<p>Roof at Park Southicon-chevron-right<p>Gotham’s top-notch cocktail haunts come tucked in restaurant basements, stuffed behind unmarked …

Manhattan

A Trainer Says to Ditch Crunches For These Ab Moves Instead

Of all the core exercise variations out there, crunches definitely dominate in terms of popularity. But are they <i>actually</i> effective for achieving abs, or have we all been wasting our time? Personal trainer Ridge Davis helped us settle the debate once and for all. Spoiler: there are better moves to …

Workouts

The best Brooklyn attractions

1<p>Photograph: Michael Kirby<p>Attractions, Historic buildings and sites<p>Brooklyn Bridge<p>Though the Brooklyn Bridge is no longer the largest suspension …

Coney Island

The 15 best rooftop restaurants in NYC

1<p>Photograph: Courtesy Yelp/Trisa T.<p>Restaurants, American<p>Refinery Rooftop<p>Head to the top of the Refinery Hotel near Bryant Park to soak in the city …

Dining Rooms

Here Are the NYC Boat and Park Restaurants Open for Outdoor Revelry

Temperatures are finally rising in NYC, and some of the summer’s popular seasonal restaurants are opening their doors. Here are restaurants on boats and in parks that you can hit up for outdoor bites and drinks this week, and check back as more open in the coming weeks.<p>Boat Basin<p>The Upper West Side …

Hudson River

Dordogne holiday guide: what to see plus the best restaurants and hotels

The Dordogne comes close to offering everything that travellers head to France for: beautiful chateaux, traditional French gastronomy, a bucolic landscape of vineyards, forests and rivers. Picturesque fortified villages, such as Beynac, La Roque Gageac and Eymet (site of an unexpected pre-Brexit …

France

This simple face massage makes you look younger in 90 seconds

More than a decade ago, exercise physiologist Sue Hitzmann developed a quick self-massage series on the face and neck to help clients with chronic …