Maggie

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A History Of Blush

These days, it seems like blush gets sidelined as the shy, retiring sister of lip and eye makeup. It's like we fear facial redness so much, we've …

7 Natural Cures for IBS

Treating irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) can be tough. It’s characterized by abdominal pain and either constipation, diarrhea, or a combination of …

Mayo Clinic

What to Say When Someone Asks What Perfume You’re Wearing

After inhaling hundreds of combinations of essential oils and alcohols, testing them on every inch of your forearms, you throw down your credit card: …

Beauty

What Are Vitamin C's Benefits For Skin?

If you're here, you already know that vitamin C is good for you. Maybe you take it orally (Glossier HQ is continually on an Emergen-C kick, just to …

The Budget Biologique

My skin doesn't need any moisture. I swear. I know the whole fighting oil with oil routine apparently saves lives, but when I tried it for a few …

Skin Care

The 7 Beauty Products Celebrities Use on Repeat

<b>Looking for more celebrity-approved offerings? Peep these eight little-known beauty products models swear by.</b>

11 Addictive Books You Can Tear Through in a Weekend

Short, sweet, and page-turning.<p><b>1. The Girls by Emma Cline</b><p>This mesmerizing novel follows impressionable teenager Evie Boyd as she falls in with a sketchy, cult-like group inspired by the Manson Family. Come for the salacious connections to real life, stay for Cline's haunting depiction of female …

This Super-Fast Bean Stew Is Your Weekday Dinner Hero

We like big beans and we cannot lie.<p>Like your best wingman, a pressure-cooker can basically take care of itself while you do you. It's there for you during those weekday dinners when you just don't have a lot of time.<p>That's where food director <b>Carla Lalli Music's</b> super-fast pressure cooker bean stew …

The Perfect Fragrance That Nobody's Wearing

I don’t know if you’ve heard about a scent called Santal 33 by Le Labo—maybe you’ve read about it—but man, that stuff is everywhere. Anywhere south …

31 Tiny Changes That'll Make This Year Awesome

Start waking up at 5 a.m. to go for a run every single day! Pack a healthy lunch every single day! Completely give up sugar, carbs, dairy, alcohol, gluten, and every food that has ever elicited joy! Noticing a theme? Most New Year's resolutions are made with the best of intentions, but they're …

Carbohydrates

Bomb hoax forces French plane to land in Kenya

A bomb hoax has forced the emergency landing of an Air France passenger plane in Kenya.<p>The Boeing-777 had been on its way from Mauritius to Paris, …

ITG's Favorite Sheet Masks

There's been a fair amount of mask-talk around these parts for the last, oh let's say, three to five years. Our approach tends to be pretty equal …

Skin Care

20 Quick and Easy Dinners You Can Cook With 20 Minutes

After long days at work or ferrying kids to and from play dates, activities and school, I seldom have the time or the energy to figure out dinner. I …

12 Smoothies That Beat Bloating

The smoothie is the stealth bomber of weight loss. You can pack them full of fiber-rich veggies, fat-burning fruits and blend them into an icy …

10 Everyday Habits To Make You A Calmer Person

Have you ever taken the time to observe a naturally calm person?<p>They're a sight to behold — the way they glide through the day with ease, not rushed …

Our startup got rid of email, meetings, and managers — and thrived

Our company has just turned eight years old, has a presence in all of Latin America, and currently has 36 members on its team. Our biggest obsession: productivity.<p>Since 2007 we have analyzed in detail each one of the tasks we carry out with the goal of scaling our earnings exponentially while …

4 Ancient Tips To Get The Most Out Of Your Meditation

Most meditation focuses on breathing, but I find that the most powerful techniques are based on an essential principal: to meditate on what you want …

I lived in Europe for 5 years — these are the places I tell all my friends to visit

But it usually makes for an experience that exposes you to something new and leaves an impression for years after.<p>I was lucky enough to live in Zurich, Switzerland, for five years when I was younger. Because of its central location in Europe, Zurich made it easy to explore the rest of the continent.<p>…

Videopixie, A Video Production Startup That Connects Buyers And Creators, Raises $1.1M

Videopixie, a Y Combinator alumnus that handles video creation and production (like filming and post-production editing), has raised $1.1 million in seed funding.<p>The startup connects clients — like retailers and brands — with video production professionals. Clients post in Videopixie what they are …

Startups

The world's most eye-catching art galleries

WATCH: Learn to Invest and Start a Business in Under an Hour

We all want to be financially stable and enjoy a well-funded retirement, but we don't want to squander our hard-earned money on poor investments. In …

Retirement

How Fonts and Typefaces Stimulate Your Subconscious

Call it the psychology of the job search: The typeface you choose for your résumé communicates much more to the hiring manager than you'd think.<br>Read …

Quick Desserts to Whip Up in Less than 30 Minutes

Our new favorite (gluten-free!) chocolate chip cookie requires only five ingredients and 25 minutes, start to finish.

20 Cult-Favorite Asian Beauty Products You Need in Your Life

These will forever change your skincare and makeup game.<p>Sure, you're already acquainted with the drugstore basics—you know, the same beloved Burt’s Bees moisturizer and Wet n Wild blush you’ve used since college—but it’s time to break out of your comfort zone and step into the wide, wonderful world …

Skin Care

Our Best Sugar Cookie Recipes

Blind Artist Relies on Touch and Texture to Create Stunningly Vivid Paintings

While art has always been a major part of John Bramblitt's life, it wasn't until he completely lost his sight that he tried to paint for the first time. From the age of 11, Bramblitt's vision was gradually stolen from him by epilepsy. By the time he was 30, seizures had rendered him completely …

Bright and Easy: Pasta Recipes for Spring

Bursting with color, from single shades to the full spectrum, each of our spring pastas is a lavish treat for the eye, yet still super-simple to pull together.<p>Create a colorful yet minimal palette with emerald-green arugula. The peppery greens do double duty: First, they’re blended with garlic, …

Learn to Meditate and Avoid Common Beginner Mistakes

Touted across the globe as one of the most important daily tools for healthy living, the benefits of meditation include reduced stress, increased concentration and happiness, and more (read them all in this Third Metric article). It's also noted by some of the most successful thinkers of our time …

When Exercising & Eating Well Have Nothing To Do With Weight Loss

<i>By Charlotte Andersen</i><p>If the latest infomercials and magazine covers are any indication, it seems like weight loss is on everyone's minds these days. …

Wellness

10 Books You Might Not Have Read in 2014 (But You Should Really Read in 2015)

Lists, lists, lists. We love making them, we love reading them and so what could be more perfect than a list about reading? I didn't invent this concept, of course (far from it), but I love to throw my hat in the ring with my own list just the same. And this list is particularly dear to my heart …