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5 Easy Ways to Start Losing Weight NOW

In a perfect world, just talking about your fat-melting goals would burn mucho calories. Since that doesn't work, here's a plan that does<p>A new Gallup survey found that a full 51 percent of adults are hoping to drop pounds—yet only about half of them say they are truly doing something to downsize. …

Fitness

How to Cut Out Late-Night Snacking

Learn to quiet the call of the fridge<p>You'd never eat two dinners at once, right? Except that maybe you (inadvertently) already do: Research shows that many women take in nearly half of their daily calories at or after dinner. What's more, one study found that a third of people downed 15 percent of …

Nutrition

10 Ways to Drink More Water

Get guzzling with these tips for staying hydrated

Michelle Obama

10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 abs exercises for women that are so much better than crunches.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that target all the regions of your core—upper and lower abs, obliques, …

Workouts

4 Steps to Curing a Headache

Quick tips to send them packing<p>Head pounding? Before you reach for the pain-killers, try these three steps first. Simple solutions could save you from a world of hurt.<p><b>Step 1: Put down your smartphone.</b>A recent study found that people hold their mobiles way too close to their faces when texting or …

Women's Health

Hearst Magazines

Food Network<br>Magazine<p>SAVE 73%<p>O, The Oprah<br>Magazine<p>SAVE 72%<p>The Pioneer<br>Woman Magazine<p>NEW<p>Good Housekeeping<p>SAVE 82%<p>Popular Mechanics<p>SAVE 80%

11 Ways to Be More Like Olivia Pope

For all those times you find yourself wondering, “What would Olivia Pope do?”

Scandal (TV Series)

9 Butt Exercises for a Super-Toned Tush

Yeah, you squat. But aren’t you ready to mix it up a bit?<p>So sick of squats? We hear you. The key to a gravity-defying backside is introducing new exercises that tone every inch of your rear. These 9 moves from the <i>Women’s Health Big Book of Exercises</i> target all the muscles in your glutes and …

Hips

10 Types of Squats Exercise You Should Be Doing For A Better Butt

Your go-to booty exercise could use an upgrade.<p>Squats are like the LBD of your butt and leg day workout—they’re the perfect staple and they make your bod look pretty amazing.<p>But they're not just great for your booty: They strengthen pretty much every muscle in your lower body, including your …

Workouts

The 9 Best Weight-Loss Tips Ever!

Those extra pounds will vanish in no time<p>We rounded up the best weight-loss tips we’ve ever published and put them all in one convenient spot. Click through to jumpstart your weight-loss goals now!<p>Don’t Forget to Eat Right<p>Hit the gym all you want, but you’ll still gain weight if you eat more …

Fitness

7 Sneaky Beauty Tricks to Get That “Natural” Look

How to nail that fresh-faced glow without loading on the products

Makeup

How to Lose Weight in 7 Days

Need to lose weight fast? Like in one week? Implement one simple tweak every day to feel lighter and firmer in just 7 days.<p>7 Days to Slim<p>Looking for a realistic deadline diet? Make these tiny tweaks from <b>Shape-Up Shortcuts</b>, a NEW amazing book from Jen Ator, C.S.C.S., <i>Women's Health</i> magazine's senior …

Nutrition

Slowing Down and Seeing God Through My Camera Lens

I take a lot of pictures. I mean, a <i>lot</i> of pictures. Ever since we bought one of those cameras that makes a regular mom look like a semi-capable …

9 Makeup Brushes You Should Own

Makeup is a form of art. With that said, every artist needs the best tools in order to create a masterpiece. Having the right makeup brushes to apply …

Why Women Are More Likely To Be Poor

I spend more time than I'd like talking policy with people who will never in a million years agree with me. I suppose that's an occupational hazard …

DMX Opens Up to Dr. Phil About Streaking, Drug Addiction, Child Support

Iyanla couldn’t fix his life, so DMX sat down with Dr. Phil this week for some therapy. The embattled rapper opened up about his longtime battle with …

Tami Roman talks with Hot97AMShow on being a squirter, Evelyn Beef & her new makeup!

Steve Jobs expected to be forgotten by history

In 1994, while at Next, Steve Jobs gave a 20-minute interview to the Silicon Valley Historical Association (SVHA) in which he spoke about his legacy. Interestingly, at that point, he expected that he and his accomplishments would be more or less forgotten within a few decades.<p>A clip from that …

The 10 Coolest Infinity Pools At Vacation Rentals (PHOTOS)

There is nothing better in the world than catching some rays on the beach, sitting so close to the water you can feel the mist of the breaking waves on your face -- or is there?<p>Well, there are infinity pools at hotels and on rooftops: the best urban rooftop pools, a short ode to incredible infinity …

The 4 Best Colored Setting Powders Based on Your Complexion

Yesterday we discussed a few of my favorite translucent setting powders, so I thought it only fair to show you all a few finely milled colored alternatives—based on your skin tone—as well. Below, four fabulous suggestions that'll set your foundation with a flawless, sheer, velvety matte finish. (Or …

Design Hotels Turns 20!

Ultra-Luxe<p>Design Hotels Turns 20!<p>From Bali and Portugal to France and Miami, a look back at some of Design Hotels’ coolest properties.<p>05.24.13 4:45 …

Where to Send Your Dad for Father's Day

Gift Guide<p>Where to Send Your Dad for Father's Day<p>There's no better way to show your dad you love him than to send him away ... on a fabulous trip, …

6 Designer Tricks to a More Comfortable Home

Designers share their tricks.<p>From being able to kick back with an ottoman to keeping a throw in every room, we asked five decorators to share how they make a house feel more cozy.

The Great Barrier Reef we stand to lose – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2013/jun/19/great-barrier-reef-in-pictures<p>720<p>As the UN pressures Australia to better protect the reef, …

Apple’s Golden State: Just Doing What’s Right

Among his last advice he had for me, and for all of you, was to never ask what he would do. “Just do what’s right.”<p>That’s what Tim Cook told the audience of Apple employees at the memorial for Steve Jobs, following his passing in 2011. Now, nearly two years later, we’re starting to see that plan …

In A Newly Released Video, Steve Jobs Shows Rare Modesty

In a never-before-seen clip, Steve Jobs admits that Apple’s legacy will be buried under future innovation. We disagree.<p>Steve Jobs was known for hyperbole–using rhetoric like “magical” to sell us processors and pixels. For all of its snake oil aftertaste, the messaging ushered in an era and …

The 4 Weapons Of Exceptional Creative Leaders

By Charles Day9 minute Read<p>For the leader of a company powered by creativity, the difficulties of navigating today’s complex marketplace are …

Five Brilliantly Colored Beaches

Sandy Escape<p>Five Brilliantly Colored Beaches<p>We all love warm, sandy beaches. But wouldn’t they be more fun if they came in purple, orange, and …