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This Mousse Is Saving My Curly Hair

<i>This content originally appeared on Southern Living.</i><p>I was born with a full head of curly hair. My mom and all of her sisters had pin-straight hair so …

Hair

The Queen celebrates her 92nd birthday

Queen Elizabeth II celebrated her 92nd birthday with a concert at the Royal Albert Hall in London featuring a range of stars.

Queen Elizabeth II

You Won't Believe How Much Product This Stylist Puts in Her Hair, but the Results are Amazing

If your only foray into hair products is shampoo, conditioner, and maybe the occasional spritz of hairspray, prepare to be shocked. In this tutorial, hair stylist Briana Cisneros shows just how much product even fine, short hair can take, and just how much of a difference it can make to your look. …

Hair

The Disappearing Doctor: How Mega-Mergers Are Changing the Business of Medical Care

Is the doctor in?<p>In this new medical age of urgent care centers and retail clinics, that’s not a simple question. Nor does it have a simple answer, as primary care doctors become increasingly scarce.<p>“You call the doctor’s office to book an appointment,” said Matt Feit, a 45-year-old screenwriter in …

Health Care

This Product Is Giving Me the Best Sleep of My Life

I take my sleep very seriously. I try to get, at minimum, eight hours a night, though I feel most alert and energized on the rare occasion I’m able …

Energized

The $11 Brazilian Hair Treatment That Finally Made Me Love My Hair

The natural texture of my hair can be summed up in one word. <i>Unmanageable</i>. My hair isn’t straight or curly. When I let it dry naturally, it tends to …

Hair Care

The $5 Concealer With Incredible Reviews Every Woman Should Own

For most of us, concealer is an essential. It’s a heaven-sent product that hides <i>everything.</i> Seriously, pimples, pores, blackheads, and under-eye bags …

Makeup

Facebook was tracking your text message and phone call data. Now what?

If you installed a Facebook app to your Android smartphone, odds are good that Facebook has been logging your phone calls and text message data ever …

Apps

Here's the Handwritten Note Barack and Michelle Sent Parkland Students

As this weekend's March for Our Lives approaches, Mic has learned that the student organizers received a handwritten note of encouragement from none other than Barack and Michelle Obama. Since the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, the young people of Parkland have become an …

Barack Obama

Fed up with Facebook? Here's how to protect your data

Is it time to delete your Facebook account?<p>That's the question many of its users are asking in light of revelations that data firm Cambridge Analytica accessed and improperly stored information from millions of users.<p>The hashtag #DeleteFacebook was trending on Twitter in wake of the news. WhatsApp …

Social Media

Modern-Day Canning: Everything You Need to Know, Step by Step

With the abundance of grocery stores and fresh markets today, I never fully understood why anyone would choose to spend hours toiling over the …

Switzerland has lots of guns. But its gun culture takes different path from US.

For many Swiss citizens, guns are as central to their identity as the Alps. But their attitude toward weapons – and the laws by which their guns are …

Target's New Fashion Collaboration Is with Hunter - and the Rain Boots Are All Under $50!

Mark your calendars: Target announced its latest design partnership, and it’s one for the whole family.<p>The superstore teamed with the heritage …

You Only Need These 13 Spring Pieces to Get Dressed Faster

You already have a full-time job. Dressing for work shouldn't feel like another. We simplified your daily dilemma by breaking down the staples you …

Clothing

5 Questions You Should Ask Your Financial Advisor

You want an adviser who gets you.<p>When Ellevest asked 1,000 women and 1,000 men about money recently, we found that women are way less satisfied with …

Retirement

The N.R.A. Lobbyist Behind Florida’s Pro-Gun Policies

10 Trusted Shampoos That Curly-Haired Beauties Swear By

Not all hair types are created equal, and finding products well-suited for curly hair can often prove especially challenging. After all, they need to be thick enough to moisturize, yet still light enough to not weigh or flatten them down, and strong enough to cleanse through to the root but gentle …

Hair Care

This Mousse Is Saving My Curly Hair

I was born with a full head of curly hair. My mom and all of her sisters had pin-straight hair so she had no clue what to do with me. Of course my …

Hair

What I Saw Treating the Victims From Parkland Should Change the Debate on Guns

They weren’t the first mass-shooting victims the Florida radiologist saw—but their wounds were radically different.<p>As I opened the CT scan last week to read the next case, I was baffled. The history simply read “gunshot wound.” I have been a radiologist in one of the busiest trauma centers in the …

Guns

The Medium-Length Cut That’ll Convince You to Grow Your Hair Out

Southern women know when it’s time to make the chop, that much we know to be true. With our super pixies, sassy crops, and classic bobs, we're keenly …

Hair

This Under $20 Eye Cream Is the Solution to Your Dark Circles

It's cliche, but it's the truth: If I had $20 for every time a co-worker (or my mom) tells me I look tired, I could buy an apartment in a doorman …

Skin Care

These Haircuts Are Going to Take Over Salons in 2018

Beat the crowd to these trendy styles.<p>Ringing in the New Year always brings along fresh starts and new beginnings of all sorts. Our resolutions—made …

Hair

Rob Porter's Ex-Wife Jennie Willoughby Just Wrote a Powerful Essay About Violence—and Not Being Believed

Last week two men in the White House were felled by domestic-violence allegations. One, David Sorensen, was a speechwriter; another, Rob Porter, a top aide. Porter had kept his job despite two ex-wives telling the FBI that he'd physically and mentally abused them. Both men would go on to resign—but …

CNN Exclusive: California launches investigation following stunning admission by Aetna medical director

<b>(CNN) —</b> California's insurance commissioner has launched an investigation into Aetna after learning a former medical director for the insurer admitted under oath he never looked at patients' records when deciding whether to approve or deny care.<p>California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones expressed …

Health Care

This Is How Stylists Make IKEA Furniture Look Like a Million Bucks

IKEA hacks used to be the specialty of DIY forums and crafty bloggers, but in the last few years, personalization has gone mainstream. Last year, we …

9 Clever Small Space Ideas to Steal from IKEA

The stylists at IKEA decorated this small bedroom in three different ways.<p>(Image credit: IKEA)<p>Here is a confession: I read IKEA catalogs not just to …

Small Spaces

Rick Steves: 10 great places to challenge American assumptions

For decades, television host and writer Rick Steves has shown viewers how to visit Europe. But the new edition of his book <i>Travel as a Political Act</i> (Rick Steves, $19.99) has a loftier goal: changing the way they see the world. “If you travel thoughtfully, you find people who find different truths …

European Travel

The Best Ways to See Europe in Just 10 Days

If there’s one thing that Americans get shafted on (there’s not just one; there are loads), it’s vacation days. A 10-day trip will probably eat up a …

These 4 Foundations For Mature Skin Are Amazing & Affordable

We all age and get older–there’s no way to avoid it. And, there’s absolutely nothing wrong with it! However, the one thing that can get really, …

Curly Girl (Enhanced Edition)

• <b>Author:</b> Michele Bender and Others<p>The Curly Girl manifesto is back, now completely revised, updated, and expanded by more than a third with all-new material. Created by curly hair evangelist Lorraine Massey—the go-to curl expert featured in <i>Allure</i>, <i>InStyle</i>, <i>Lucky</i>, <i>Seventeen</i>, and <i>The New York Times</i>; and …