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Delete old iOS backups to free up tons of space on your Mac

I was shocked to discover that the biggest chunk of data occupying my MacBook's ($1,249 at Amazon.com) limited storage were iOS files. Needless iOS files, to be exact. I was unknowingly storing iPhone ($1,000 at Cricket Wireless) backups on my Mac for an iPhone and an iPad ($346 at Amazon …

Operating Systems

29 Beauty Products With Over 1,000 Reviews On Amazon

It's Prime time to check out these much-loved items!<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</b>

Skin Care

How to Get Rid of Dark Spots on Knees

Dark spots on the knees are usually caused by a hyperpigmentation that occurs when the skin is too thick or dry. You can get rid of these dark spots …

Skin Care

How Online Marketplaces Are Changing the Face of Entrepreneurship

It's easier than ever to reach billions of potential customers -- but there are challenges.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today's world, where ecommerce giants like Amazon, Jet.com and Shopify boast huge third-party marketplaces online, just about anyone can become …

eCommerce

These genius beauty hacks using bicarbonate of soda will give you whiter teeth, smoother skin and even remove fake tan

It may be synonymous with baking, but it's time to bring the bicarbonate of soda out from the back of your top cupboard and into your beauty …

The Best Skin-Care Products for Redness and Rosacea, According to Dermatologists

Dealing with red, reactive skin and rosacea – a chronic condition where skin is overly sensitive, often with visible blood vessels and raised bumps …

Skin Care

This 2-Minute Facial Massage Technique Literally Changed the Shape of My Face

The best facial of my life involved no extractions. There were no lasers, no microdermabrasion machines, and no high-tech tools or showy face masks. …

Skin Care

This Expert Skin Trick Will Completely Transform Your Makeup

I like to think I have my makeup application down to a science. I know to apply concealer after foundation and that eyeshadow comes before mascara, …

Skin Care

Science Finally Proves True a Common Theory About Online Dating

If you write very long messages, you're on the wrong side of the "desirability gap."<p>It’s not a secret that dating is going digital, but you probably …

Online Dating

10 essentials for your social media marketing campaigns

It’s nearly impossible to run a successful business today without a social media strategy.<p>Unfortunately, social media marketing requires a lot more …

Social Media

You don't have to be a billionaire to invest in startups

Until recently, being an early-stage startup investor was a high-risk play available only to insiders who stood to win big when the Uber or Twitter they put money into took off.<p>But two years ago the Securities and Exchange Commission adopted rules allowing companies to raise money through …

Venture Capital

How to Reduce Your Allergic Reaction to Cats

Happy International Cat Day! The perfect way to celebrate is by enjoying the company of a local feline. Sadly, cat allergies prevent some cat …

Pets

My Mom Never Played With Me as a Kid, and It Affects the Way I Parent

My mom never played with me when I was a kid. She never got on the floor to play Barbies. She never played house or school with my brothers and I. She didn't create arts and crafts with us. And you know what? We all turned out just fine. We love our mother more than anything, and she loves us the …

Parenting

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Hyaluronic Acid

Because all anyone has been doing lately is worshipping at the altar that is hyaluronic acid (if you listen carefully, we swear you can hear beauty …

Skin Care

This is the difference between fat loss and weight loss

Because we live in a world where society has glorified lean bodies, it's common for people to say they want to "lose weight". But as personal trainer Max Weber pointed out in a recent Instagram post, they should probably be saying they want to "lose fat" instead. Because "weight loss" and "fat …

Weight Loss

Don't Get Slowed Down by Growing Too Fast

If you are building a startup with three people, you need a system that can scale to 300 or even 3,000 employees.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being a leader of a growing company can be an exciting journey. Growth, after all, is something all leaders desire. But …

Goal Setting

Here’s What Foam Rolling Is Actually Doing When It Hurts So Good

Roll through the pain. We’ve all done it—in that it “hurts so bad I want to stop, but I know if I stop I’ll regret it” sort of way. Maybe before a …

Massage Therapy

15 Houseplants That Can Remove Toxins In Your Home

"Formaldehyde? I don't know her." —Your home.<p><b>Read more:</b><p>• Here's How To Slice An Aloe Vera Leaf<p>• Only An Expert Plant Parent Can Get 9/12 On This Quiz<p>• 9 Natural Ways To Keep Mosquitoes At Bay This Summer

Plants

This is the only sugar scrub recipe you need for soft, silky skin

People have been taking advantage of the powers of exfoliation for thousands of years—like, so far back that ancient Egyptians were even sloughing …

Skin Care

This Japanese Facial Massage Will Totally Transform Your Face In One Minute

As a beauty editor, I've had the privilege of trying all sorts of professional facial treatments, but regardless of what spa I'm at or what …

Skin Care

Want to lose weight in 1 week? Drink barley water to get fat tummy naturally

Vigorous exercise and modification of diet are no more the only solutions to getting slim or trim down your figure. There are other natural ways to …

Copper Peptides Are Like Nature's Botox, and Here Are the 7 Best Serums to Try

Over the past few years, we've noticed a major trend gaining ground within the beauty industry and among skincare enthusiasts like ourselves: From 24 …

The 6 Best Snail Creams

If you're someone who is a fan of new, innovative beauty ingredients, you're likely familiar with snail slime. It's the secretion left behind when …

I Tried a Japanese Skin-Care Routine for a Month, and These Are the Results

As a beauty writer, I'll try anything in the world of beauty at least once. (Well, except for maybe that penis facial that was taking the world by storm last month — because, just why? — but you get the gist.) Take, for example, Japanese skin care. A few weeks ago, when I learned that the …

I Took Time Off And Now My Skills Are Outdated -- Five Steps To Getting Employers To Notice You

This IT professional took time off and feels her skills are no longer competitive. I share a five-step plan so she can get that first job back.<p>I’m a software engineer who unfortunately worked in domains not relevant in the job market now, who unfortunately had a wild twist in her career and life to …

Turmeric latte? How about a turmeric-infused popcorn? It’s been touted as a magic bullet for joint pain, eczema and even depression... so here’s why you should Curry on taking the turmeric!

Fancy a turmeric latte? How about a turmeric-infused bag of popcorn, washed down with a turmeric tea? And maybe later you can dab on a little …

Turmeric

How to build a better smoothie, according to a nutritionist

Smoothies seem super healthy — and they can be — if you do it right.<p>If you’re turning to smoothies as part of your strategy to lose weight or take your healthy eating up a notch, your menu may need a little attention. Done right, smoothies can make nutritious sense, packing satisfying ingredients …

Nutrition

Jennifer Aniston Credits a Smoothie for Helping Her Make 49 Look 29

With her glossy, California-cool-girl hair, and her youthful, glowing complexion, Jennifer Aniston is the picture of health. So when the 49-year-old …

The Ultimate Guide To Foundation

The One Food Everyone With Acne-Prone Skin Should Avoid, According To A Dermatologist

If you struggle with acne-prone skin, you’ve probably tried every product and treatment in the book. But the cause of your breakouts may not be the …