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The 10 best new TV dramas coming this autumn

Wanderlust<p>Buzz is growing for this boldly unconventional family drama, the first arrival from the BBC’s impressive autumn slate. The terrific Toni Collette – star of the film <i>Muriel’s Wedding</i> and now a potential Oscar dark horse for her performance in <i>Hereditary</i> – and Steven Mackintosh star as a …

TV

10 Stores We’re Hitting Up for the Latest Bedding Trend

Blame it on the Wabi-Sabi trend, or maybe the laid-back aesthetic of those Scandinavians, but we’re officially obsessed with linen bedding (especially with temperatures reaching record highs around the country this month). An irresistible middle ground of low-maintenance ease and infinite Instagram …

Home Decorating

25 Brilliant Beauty Products With A Cult Following On Amazon

Who wants to gamble on new beauty products? While it's obviously a lot of fun to experiment with new lotions, potions, creams, and serums — you're, …

Skin Care

15 of the Best Books for Long Flights That Make the Time Fly By

Call me old fashioned, but I cannot travel without bringing a book along. Sometimes this book is literally old—I brought a vintage edition of <i>The</i> …

Books

130,000 Sephora Shoppers Agree—This $48 Antioxidant Serum Is Worth Every Penny

I'll admit that my medicine cabinet is stocked with more serums than anyone could possibly need. I'll also readily, and somewhat embarrassingly, …

Skin Care

I had a makeover at 10 different beauty counters, and this is what they all looked like...

Let the beauty showdown begin... 👊<p>The beauty hall can be a scary place, I'm not talking creepy-twins-from-<i>The-Shining</i> kind of scary, but with all the spotlights, jam-packed displays and over-eager sales assistants, it can feel a bit intimidating. Yup, regardless of whether you consider yourself a …

Beauty

How This Revolutionary Hands-Free Breast Pump Is Changing New Moms’ Lives

While breastfeeding is a natural food source for many babies, it still can be a controversial topic, like when US delegates reportedly opposed a World Health Resolution supporting breastfeeding. Only just recently did breastfeeding in public become legal in all 50 states. Even the myths surrounding …

Breast Feeding

Brain training app can improve levels of critical cognition-improving neurochemical

Over the last few years, a surge of brain-training apps have hit the market purported to do everything from improve memory to staving off the onset …

The Brain

Best ‘brainy’ books of this decade

1. Why I’m No Longer Talking to White People About Race<br>Reni Eddo-Lodge<p>In recent years, we’ve read excellent nonfiction on race in the US, courtesy of writers such as Ta-Nehisi Coates, Claudia Rankine and Jesmyn Ward. Reni Eddo-Lodge’s superbly accessible book was a great addition to the British …

Books

Why Visit Croatia? Here Are 12 Reasons To Go Now

Thanks in part to that dazzling World Cup run, Croatia is buzzier than ever, although each year increasing numbers of travelers seek out this idyllic haven on the Adriatic, known for its richly historic and evocative cities, exceptional food and wine, and heavenly sailing waters. Wanda S. Radetti, …

National Parks

I Try Hundreds of Skincare Products a Month—These Are 19 I Always Recommend

With great power comes great responsibility, right? So while it's a veritable dream come true to get sent every new skincare product launch (I'm like …

Skin Care

10 of the best words in the world (that don't translate into English)

One of the many great things about languages worldwide is the sizeable number of words for which there is no real English translation. Often they tell us about concepts and ideas that we are missing out on in the anglophone world.<p>As the northern hemisphere heads abroad in the coming holiday season, …

Language

The 5 Glycolic Acid Toners a Dermatologist Recommends—and the 5 We'd Try, Too

I have to admit: I'm not one to stray too far outside my well-honed skincare routine, and I barely ever read about the ingredients that help keep my …

Skin Care

This $213 Train Ride Lets You See America's Most Beautiful Bucket List Sites

With its vast deserts, lush national parks, and bustling cities, there's a long list of attractions that belong on a U.S. bucket list, and travel …

11 Reasons Why Montenegro Needs to Be Your Next Holiday Destination

Ask anyone who visits this slice of absolute paradise and they’ll tell you that Montenegro is a land of Adriatic heaven. Bursting with rolling, …

The mystery of the pelvic floor

The pelvic floor is a complex and crucial system – but exactly how it works, and what role it plays, remains a mystery.<p>Since becoming an adult, it’s been impossible to avoid hearing about the importance of a strong pelvic floor. I’ve probably stumbled upon dozens of articles. My doctor and midwives …

Women's Health

This Product Cleared My Bacne So Fast, I Had to Do a Double Take

Call me a masochist, but despite having a back that's frequently smattered with breakouts, I willingly chose a backless dress for my upcoming …

10 Light & Easy Chicken Breast Dinners — Recipes from The Kitchn

Seeing as chicken breast is one of the most versatile ingredients you can have on hand for dinner, it's no surprise it's something we all turn to no …

Cooking

26 Drool-Worthy Recipes That Star Trader Joe's Cauliflower Gnocchi

Unless you've been living under a rock with Spongebob's pal Patrick Star for the past few months, you're likely aware that Trader Joe's now sells cauliflower gnocchi. As soon as the budget-friendly grocery store began offering the nuggets of gluten-free goodness, they've flown out of the freezer …

Healthy Eating

52 Amazon Products With The Highest Ratings That You Never Knew Existed

Amazon is like a never-ending infinity pool of surprising and unexpected products. Wade through its waters long enough and you’ll find a whole new …

Skin Care

13 Sci-Fi Movies On Netflix That'll Actually Blow Your Mind

We live in an age where it's taken for granted you can plop down on the couch and have instant access to hundreds, if not thousands of streaming …

The Ideal Baby Name Based on Your Myers-Briggs Personality Type

What’s in a name? A lot! That’s part of why deciding what to call your baby can be so tough — names are typically forever, and you want your child’s name to fit into what you value! If you’re having trouble settling on a baby name, think about who you are as a person. Are you old-fashioned, or do …

This Bra Is So Comfortable, It's Sold Out 10 Times

"Comfortable" isn't always how you'd describe your bras. Slightly different adjectives more readily come to mind when I think of mine, and my …

The Best Hair Color Ideas for Brunettes

Who said blondes have all the fun?<p>Since blonde hair is a lighter base, it once seemed as though blondes had more options when it came to hair colors. …

15 Vaginal Health Products That Are Actually Amazing

After decades of misogynistic messaging, dangerous chemicals, and misinformation about vaginal health products, the industry is finally creating …

We Finally Know Why There's a Bizarre Structure in Our Inner Ears Nobody Talks About

Time to change the textbooks.<p>Deep inside your ear there's a tiny thing you may not know about - a dead-end tube called an endolymphatic sac. Details …

8 Products That Make Getting Through the Airport a Breeze

If you fly a lot, you know airports rarely make it easy to get from your Uber drop-off at Departures to your gate without a few frustrations. It’s enough to make you want to give up plane travel altogether and stick solely to road trips. While airports try to make being there more tolerable by …

This Korean Face Mask Made My 70-Year-Old Parents' Skin Look Like Glass

Hanacure's Multi-Action Treatment Mask ($29) is virtually legendary within the beauty, and more specifically, the skincare industry right now. In …

How Sourdough Bread Is Helping People Eat Gluten Again

There's some magic behind the fermentation process.<p>If you’re sensitive to gluten, sourdough bread could be your new best friend.<p>Gluten is the most misunderstood substance of the new millennium, so demonized that even coffee, yogurt and body wash are labeled “gluten-free” as a selling point.<p>But …

Bread

Without a Doubt, the 9 Best Documentaries on Amazon Prime Will Change Your Life

If you're a regular MyDomaine reader, you've no doubt noticed I've been watching a lot of documentaries lately. In the past few months, I've scrolled …