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6 DIY Beauty Customs From Around the World (and the Science Behind Why They Work)

As a celebrity makeup artist, Stephanie Flor has worked plenty of red carpets and fashion spreads, but her true passion is discovering beauty tips …

Coconut

11 Vegetarian Meal-Prep Ideas That Go Beyond Tofu

A little meal prep goes a long way. With a wee bit of planning, some slicing and dicing, and a few strategic sauces, your sad desk lunch can really …

Recipes

Slim Chance: Why Not Do a Photo Shoot While Feeling Fat?

<i>Welcome to "Slim Chance," a new, twice-monthly series in which author Amber Petty documents the happiness and crappiness of losing weight. Read the</i> …

Binge Eating

7 Frozen Pizzas That Aren't Terrible for You

No matter how health-conscious your lifestyle, pizza night is one comforting ritual that’s near impossible to give up. And while we’d all love to …

Yeast Infections—Why Do They Happen and What Can You Do to Prevent Them?

Yeast infections are just the worst, right? They end up producing a bunch of profoundly unfun symptoms, and of course, they're <i>extremely common.</i> But …

Inflammation

4 Tiny Actions That Will Make You 10 Times Happier

I never thought I'd retweet Kanye West. But a few weeks ago, he said something that made so much sense to me that I shared it: "Everyone should be …

New York City

21 Gluten-Free Cupcakes You'll Lick Off the Wrapper

In the past, gluten-free baking has gotten a bad rap: It was associated with cookies with the density of bricks, cakes with the texture of rubber, …

Cupcakes

7 Steps to Take to Be Nicer to the Most Important Person in Your Life

<i>Why even try. Nobody cares about you.</i><p>This thought crosses my mind at least once a day, thanks to my struggle with negative self-talk. And if you're …

Positive Thinking

9 Vegan Breakfasts You Can Make The Night Before

Breakfast can be a bit tricky for our plant-based friends out there. While we love a good overnight oatmeal or smoothie recipe as much as the next …

Recipes

6 Healthy Snacks to Keep at Your Desk for the 3 p.m. Slump

<b>This article was created in partnership with Stryve as part of Fuel Your Life.</b><p>You know the drill. You used the last of your energy pushing through …

Healthy Eating

How Is Biltong Any Different From Beef Jerky?

<i>This article was created in partnership with Stryve as part of Fuel Your Life.</i><p>If you’re into high-protein snacking, chances are you’ve heard of …

Beef Jerky

Biltong Is the High-Protein Snack You’re About to See Everywhere

<i>This article was created in partnership with Stryve as part of Fuel Your Life.</i><p>2018 has given us a lot of interesting health-food trends so far—golden …

Immune System

6 Habits to Steal From Really Fit People

<i>This article was created in partnership with Stryve as part of Fuel Your Life.</i><p>We all know those people who are seemingly able to crush their fitness …

Snacks

This Browned Butter Pecan Freezer Fudge Will Disappear From Your Kitchen Like *That*

<i>Every Monday on our Instagram stories, we share a super-easy, seven-ingredient-or-less recipe. Follow us for a new episode of Monday Munchies each</i> …

Recipes

Are You Wearing the Right Condom Size?

Your high-school health teacher can tell you all they want that a regular condom will work for everyone and anyone, but as anyone who's had condoms …

Condoms

9 Sunday Dinners That You Can Repurpose All Week Long

Sunday is a great day for a trip to the grocery store, an evening of meal prep, and a little bit of relaxation. Unfortunately, life often gets in the …

Recipes

The Exact Amount You Should Be Tipping Bartenders and Baristas

If tipping causes you some anxiety, you're far from alone. When your barista hands you a coffee in the morning, you're always faced with the same …

Service Industry

8 Vegetables You Can Grow at Home (Yes, Even in an Apartment)

Pretty much everybody knows that you can grow herbs in your kitchen, but I was in my 30s before I learned that lots of vegetables—and I mean <i>lots!</i>—are …

Tomatoes

The No-Prep Meals That Finally Helped Me Eat All My Vegetables

<i>This article was created in partnership with Daily Harvest.</i><p>As a kid raised on meat and potatoes, learning to love vegetables was a struggle. My …

The One Ingredient That Makes Any Salad More Filling

<b>This article was created in partnership with BUSH’S® Beans as part of Cooking for Healthyish People: Beans 101.</b><p>If you're someone who genuinely loves …

Sweet Potatoes

What Taking Fitness Too Far Did to My Body—and How I Bounced Back

It's been a minute since my article back in 2013 about how fitness saved my life. The last time I shared my story, I had a very different mindset …

Binge Eating

7 Cauliflower Steak Recipes for an Easy Weeknight Meal

Make no mistake, meatless "steaks" don't mean they're not hearty or super delicious. These seven cauliflower steak recipes are far more versatile …

Recipes

Can Bacon Really Be Part of a Healthy Diet?

They say that everything is better with bacon, and unless you’re vegan or keep Kosher or Halal, chances are, you probably agree. More than 261 …

Nitrates

6 Easy Ways to Make Your Life So Much Less Stressful

I was late for a meeting with someone I wanted to impress and felt totally overwhelmed as I pawed through my disorganized makeup drawer—the kind that …

New York City

The Easy Way That Self-Care Can Backfire

While you'd be forgiven for thinking the trend of self-care was spawned by Instagram influencers and mental health experts, the concept actually has …

Social Justice

7 Drinks to Make in a French Press Besides Plain Ol’ Coffee

It's likely you've made coffee with a French press. After all, the pot makes a mighty good cup (or four). But what about lattes, matcha, or hot …

Chai

10 Labor Day Deals You're Gonna Want to Jump on ASAP

Ahhh, Labor Day. There's nothing like the scent of a new season and sweet deals in the air—and actually, those two things kinda go hand in hand when …

Labor Day

11 Whole30 Recipes That Taste Better in a Bowl

It's true: Food just tastes better in a bowl! Which is why we eat most of our meals out of them. From breakfast to dinner and sweet to savory, …

Recipes

Tempted to Buy One of Those Pink Himalayan Salt Lamps? Know This

There are a lot of holistic remedies making the rounds right now, but the Himalayan salt rock lamp has to be the prettiest of them all. Proponents …

13 Ground Turkey Recipes Every Paleo Eater Should Try at Least Once

While there are tons of purported health benefits to eating like our prehistoric ancestors, recipe options can feel limiting (raise your hand if …

Healthy Eating