Hira Waseem

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How to Polish Brass Naturally

credit: Serg_Velusceac/iStock/Getty Images<p>Use non-abrasive and lint-free microfiber cloths for polishing brass.<p>Step 1<p>Moisten a clean cloth with olive …

Recipes

You Heard It Here First: These Are the Best Drugstore Face Washes

Skincare is serious business in our book. We all know that the foundation of good skin is a good cleanser, which is arguably the most important …

Sensitive Skin

Sensational Back-to-School Lunch Ideas

Back-to-school time is second only to New Year's for folks making new commitments to healthier habits. Dive into this fall awakening of healthy …

17 Contemporary Brazilian Landscape Architects

Landscape architecture is responsible for the transformation and resignification of the landscape, either by enriching architecture or by bringing …

Architecture

10 Toddler Items Worth Buying, No Matter How Silly They Seem

When you're a new mom, it's easy to get suckered into thinking you need way more stuff for your kid than is actually necessary. (Not that there's …

Parenting

My Kid Has So Many Crayons. What Other Gifts Are Great for an Art-Loving Child?

<i>Parents have questions! And other parents have answers. Readers in our Slate Parenting Facebook group offer practical advice every day. Today:</i> …

Crayons

"A Well-Read Woman Is a Dangerous Creature:" 10 Books With Big Ideas

Somewhere along the way in the movement for equality, the "F-word" has become a euphemism for feminism, implying that it's dirty, shameful, and …

Feminism

What Holistic Estheticians Buy at the Drugstore for $20 or Less

When shopping for non-toxic makeup and skincare, any beauty shop can seem overwhelming, but doing it at the drugstore presents a special challenge. …

Skin Care

21 Podcasts Worth Listening To Over And Over Again

From true crime to pop culture, we've got you covered.

Books

Preschool Academics Don’t Help Children Succeed. Playing Does.

Parents are feeling the pressure give their kids early education in reading, science, and math, but the real benefits to their future might come from …

Kids

6 Drugstore Moisturizers That Work Better Than Botox

There are plenty of ways to get younger-looking skin nowadays, starting with Botox. The popular procedure may deliver amazing results, but it isn’t …

Skin Care

The Beauty Products and Rituals the Crazy Rich Asians Cast Swears By IRL

To be honest, it's been a hot second since we were so entirely entranced by a movie's <i>entire</i> female cast. And yet, here we are, utterly obsessed with</i> …

Beauty

The 10 Best Podcasts For Kids in 2018 (So Far)

When you listen to the right podcast your day gets a thousand times better. Listening to a podcast is like getting invited into a room where all of …

Kids

This New Anti-Aging Tinted Moisturizer Gets Rid Of Dark Spots SO Fast--It's Already Selling Out At Sephora!

For those days when you desire just a little bit of coverage to even out your skin tone, skip the heavy foundation and reach for a tinted …

Skin Care

9 Podcasts for Road Trips That Are So Addictive You Just Might Miss Your Exit

Consider this a public service announcement: It's not too late to take a summer road trip. Whether you have your sights set on the sunny California …

Birth of the woke parent: When did raising kids become so complicated?

Last month I took my eight-month-old son William to a stay-and-play session at our local children’s centre. Hoping to get him crawling, I popped him …

The Best Berenstain Bears Books to Tackle Common Growing-Up Challenges

Since their first <i>Berenstain</i> Bears book was released in 1962, Stan and Jan Berenstain have been through a lot with Mama, Papa, Brother, and Sister …

10 Incredible Interior Designers to Follow on Instagram Right Now

Whether you’re into ultra-minimalist clean lines or all about bold, boho flair, these interior designers are bound to trigger a hankering for a home refresh.<p>For interior lovers, there’s always a room or nook that can be spruced up a bit. And since we’re constantly reinventing ourselves, our homes …

How to Teach Your Kids about Their Inner Critic

Have you ever heard your child say something like: “I’m not good at this,” or “I’m so stupid,” or “It’s all my fault,” or even “I shouldn’t have even …

Self-help

The Affordable Retinol Moisturizer Every Women Over 40 Should Be Using For Wrinkle-Free Skin

Retinol is one of the best ingredients for tackling wrinkles and the other common signs of aging. Experts recommend it for those with mature skin …

Skin Care

Holy Sh*t — These 11 Stick Products Made My Beauty Routine Easier Than Ever

There are people who can do their beauty routine with three products in five minutes — and then there's me. Like the popular Instagram meme, I'm that friend who carries a suitcase of makeup to get ready to go out for one night. You can always count on me to pack more makeup than clothes for …

These Are Hands Down the Best Drugstore Skincare Routines for Every Skin Type

Make no mistake: Drugstore skincare is effective and worthwhile. Many products contain the very same buzzy ingredients that their high-end …

45 Construction Terms & Concepts All Architects Should Know

For most recent graduates, it quickly becomes evident that what you learn in architecture school is not necessarily enough to become a confident …

I No Longer Need Foundation Because of These 5 Skincare Products

These days, I can best describe my skincare routine as a product of beauty editor backlash. While I can't exactly complain about my access to dozens …

I Waited 4 Months for This Japanese Skincare Product to Ship to Me and It's Changed My Life

Bye, wrinkles, dark spots, and blotchiness.<p>As a beauty editor, I have two responsibilities in life: answering every frantic midday text that reads, "Help, I'm at Sephora, what do I buy?!" and telling the world to wear sunscreen every single day, no matter what. The problem is, though, that most …

You Don't Need a Gym to Lose Fat and Build Muscle — Try These 11 Equipment-Free Moves

The gym isn't the only place where you can lose body fat and build muscle. Weightlifting will allow to you achieve both goals simultaneously, but it isn't your only option if you want to get stronger. Using your body as a weight can and will help you turn excess body fat into lean muscle. …

50 Planning Terms & Concepts All Architects Should Know

As architects, we often use a niche set of words that are sometimes unnecessarily complex and confusing to our non-architect friends. In 2015 we …

Dads, it's time to reassess how we're raising our kids — especially our boys.

Parents and carers, listen up:<p>The development of emotional literacy and intelligence is not a task we can outsource to a school system, youth group, …

Parenting

Teaching Your Kids This Skill Will Set Them Up for Success. Most Parents Do the Opposite

It goes against all of our instincts.<p>We've all heard a lot in the past few years about the importance of failure. Take risks, fail fast, learn from the experience, and bring the knowledge you've gained to the next thing you try. We all know this is good advice--except when it comes to our children. …

This Anti-Aging Tinted Moisturizer Is SO Good It Has A 5-Star Review On Sephora

Are you a tinted moisturizer fan? Trust us, there’s no going back once you make the change. Tinted moisturizers are great for those who want a …