Kristine Balbido

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Why You Should Be Less Responsible at Work

An overstressed friend told me recently that her boss had counseled her to “be less responsible” at work. On the surface, it’s a ridiculous thing for …

Savory Oatmeal Is The New Breakfast Of Champions. Here Are 13 Ways To Make It.

Put an egg on it. And then some bacon and greens, too.<p>Oatmeal is a smart way to start the day. It’s full of fiber, has a decent amount of protein and is dirt cheap. Plus, it’s really easy to make.<p>People general top oatmeal with sweet things ― like raisins, sugar and cinnamon ― but we think oatmeal …

Jack Ma: If you’re still poor at 35, you deserve it!

You are poor because you have no ambition.<p>Jack Ma: Before I founded Alibaba, I invited 24 friends to my house to discuss the business opportunity. …

The Top 9 Tips Nutritionists Give Their Clients

Free must-know healthy-eating tips<p>Every wonder what an R.D. would say if you made an appointment? While we can't say for sure which specific recommendations he or she would give you, we can give you a pretty good sense for at least some of the advice you'd probably get. How? We tapped nine top …

Top 6 Components to Achieving 'Ripped Abs' in the Real World

<i>Top 6 Components to Achieving 'Ripped' Abs in the Real World" By Robert Reames, ('RR') Head Trainer for the The Dr. Phil Show</i><p>Folks, somewhere along the line, like many concepts in the fitness and wellness industry, what it actually takes to achieve what we call "ripped abs" has been somewhat …

Tips to Fix Your Summer Skin Problems

Sun, salt and sweat can wreak havoc on your skin by the end of summer—here's how to get it in fighting condition before fall.<p><b>Problem:</b> The sun left your skin leathery, burned and peeling.<p><b>Solution:</b> We'll skip the lecture on sun protection, but seriously, what were you thinking? After treating the …

Do You Want To Look Young? Stop Doing These 8 Things To Save Your Skin

Some of the most beautiful women I know are over 40 and all seem to have one thing in common: Dr. David Colbert!<p>Renowned dermatologist Dr. Colbert is known for taking care of some of Hollywood's most beautiful faces, like stunning over-40 beauties Angelina Jolie, Naomi Watts, and Rachel Weisz. I …

How to Cover All Your Bumps and Bruises—With Your Makeup

I may have been a ballet dancer at one point in my life, but I'm still a total klutz. I'm always finding bruises and scratches from running into the edge of my bed or tripping over my feet. Sometimes, I don't even know how I got the marks on my arms and legs—I just wake up that way. In the …

10 Maya Angelou Quotes That'll Make You Love Life and Get Sh*t Done

Inspiration straight from a legend<p>Maya Angelou, the renowned poet and author, passed away this morning at age 86. Celebrate her life and honor her legacy with these 10 motivational quotes—they're guaranteed to stir up feelings of determination, pride, and compassion.<p>"Success is liking yourself, …

The Look That Men Find Most Attractive

We think you'll be pleasantly surprised by this new research.<p>Well this is refreshing: It turns out, both men and women find women more attractive when they have less makeup on, according to a new study published in <i>The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology</i>.<p>For the study, researchers recruited …

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Boost Your Metabolism All Day Long

11 tips that make burning fat easier than ever<p>You may not realize it, but while you're bumming it on the couch catching up on <i>New Girl</i>, your body is working hard to help you burn calories. How is that even possible? Your sweet, sweet metabolism. The cool part: You can speed it up to ensure it's …

#flipshopping: Beach Reads

Inside Flipboard / July 3, 2014<p>Reading outside is one of the greatest parts of summer. Whether you intend to spend some time at the beach, a lake, a …

The Week in Review: Why Millennials Matter

Ranging in age from 14 to 34, the millennial generation is a study in contrasts. In spite of their technological savvy, liberal politics and college …

The Only 5 Juice Recipes You'll Ever Need

The founders of LA's Pressed Juicery release their first book and share their secret recipes with BAZAAR.<p>If you're cool and you live in LA—or your name is Jessica Alba, Madonna, Mary-Kate Olsen, Ashley Olsen, Nicole Richie or Emma Roberts—then you're probably a huge fan of the Pressed Juicery, a …

Packing Tips From A Travel Blogging Pro

As a travel blogger, I'm frequently asked how I pack for long stints on the road. For me, successful packing means fitting everything that I could …

5 Ways Your Skin Is Telling You Something's Wrong

By Bahar Gholipour, Staff Writer<p>Published: 07/21/2014 10:43 AM EDT on LiveScience<p>The largest organ in the body, the skin, is sometimes said to be a window into a person's general well-being, because it can carry clues about the health of other organs. Changes in the skin, ranging from discoloration …

10 Hot Weather Hair Ideas

Don't let your hair game falter when the temperatures start to rise.<p>Don't let your hair game falter when the temperatures start to rise. Here, 10 gorgeous celebrity styles to steal this summer.

Couture Fall 2014: Front Row & Parties

Haute Couture isn't just about the art on the runways we're bringing you our favorite snaps of who wore what at the chicest parties and, of course, in the front row.<p>Haute Couture isn't just about the art on the runways — we're bringing you our favorite snaps of who wore what at the chicest parties …

Why Do Chinese Students Know More About Money Than Americans Do?

A new report shows that U.S. students' fiscal smarts are falling behind—and raises questions about how to improve financial education in schools.<p>In a new report comparing financial literacy skills among 15-year-olds in 18 countries, U.S. students scored in the middle of the pack on basic questions …

The 21 Best Eyeliners For Cat-Eyes And More

Khol, liquid, gel and innovative powder formulas at every price point.<p>Eyeliner is one of those can't-live-without beauty products for its magical ability to transform the shape of any eye. With the flick of a wrist and a wash of kohl, almond eyes become doe eyes and vice versa. Here, a lineup of …

Kate Upton on Her Workout Regime, Her Beauty Secrets, and Her Farm-Influenced Style Essentials

With her supermodel status at an all time high and fresh off her first movie role opposite Cameron Diaz and Leslie Mann in The Other Woman, Kate …

The 12 Most Popular Free Online Courses For Professionals

Based on data from online education platform Coursera, we compiled a list of the 12 most popular, free online classes for working professionals.<p>Here they are, ranked by popularity:<p>Coursera's most popular course offers an introduction to classic and contemporary social psychology, covering topics …

8 Ways to Get Prettier in Your Sleep

Do the term "beauty sleep" justice by following these skin and hair tips from dermatologists.<p>You might think you're off the clock when it comes to your beauty routine while you sleep, but your slumber hours play an important role in how you look. "Beauty sleep is essential for repairing the skin," …

13 Diet Tricks Every Woman Should Know

Quirky diets hacks to make staying slim easier.<p><b>2) Chew, chew, chew, chew…and chew some more.</b> According to Darya Rose, PhD, and author of <i>Foodist,</i> studies have shown that when people slow down, chew thoroughly, and focus on the attributes of the food, they enjoy it more and naturally eat less. FWIW, …

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Why Wait? Beauty Products That Offer Instant Gratification

Real beauty results — all the brightening, toning, glowing, and firming that you’re after — come with a long-term, apply-every-day commitment. Even …