Nicki Nguyen

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41 Genius Products On Amazon That Are Quickly Racking Up 5-Star Reviews

For the most part, I like to experience things for myself. I'd much rather get a first-person perspective than make a judgment based on the accounts …

Customer Service

How to Negotiate Your Salary: Managers’ 13 Top Tips

“Does anyone know how to negotiate salary?” my friend asks at one of our semiregular wine nights. Our conversations usually run the gamut from what’s …

Employment

This Was the Wedding Song Everyone Was Obsessed With the Year You Were Born

When it comes to your reception, half the battle is picking out a perfect playlist that will appease everyone in the room — from your teenage cousin who's definitely cooler than you ever were, to your adorable, but traditional parents. An easy hack? Round up a selection of music that includes the …

Music

It's Official! You Need to Own These 10 Wedges This Summer — All Under $30 on Amazon

One of our favorite parts of Summer is finally being able to show of our favorite shoes. This season is the perfect time to invest in a pair of chic wedges. These classic shoes are easy to wear to work, on vacation, and just about anywhere. Whether you're looking for a comfortable espadrille or a …

Clothing

The only arm exercises you need to try if you’re a workout rookie

Between your cardio and leg days, it’s easy to forget the importance of a targeted arm workout. Tell us that you haven’t paused on Deepika Padukone’s …

Workouts

I'm a Trainer, and This Is the 20-Minute Workout I Swear by When I'm Short on Time

I'm a personal trainer, and as of lately, I find it nearly impossible to schedule my own training sessions. Ironic, right? I'm not sure if I'll ever reach homeostasis when it comes to fitting in everything I want and <i>need</i> to do in a day, but until then, my quick fix is this total-body workout that …

Workouts

17 Top Secret Money-Saving Tips Starbucks Employees Won't Tell You

I'm spillin' all the tea...no pun intended.

Coffee

30 Easy Skincare Tips You'll Wish You'd Known About Sooner

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5 Changes I Made in the Last Year to Lose 30+ Pounds and Get Fitter Than Ever

I never thought I would be overweight and unhealthy in my lifetime. But as the cliché goes, sh*t happens. And some pretty devastating sh*t happened to me. Due to the pain I experienced, I went from being athletic, fit, and vibrant to being 30 pounds overweight and addicted to binge-eating. I knew I …

The Exact Diet and Fitness Plan I Followed the Month Before My Wedding

Every bride wants to feel her best on that special day. Even though my now-husband and I chose to elope (which was the best decision of my life, but that's another story entirely) and there was nothing traditional about our wedding day, I still felt compelled to whip myself into shape in time for …

Fitness

50 Ideas to Help You Design Your Perfect Morning Routine

The best morning routine is the one that's perfectly tailored to you.<p>The internet is chock-full of morning routine ideas, as well as examples of how the great and good organize their mornings. But the truth is no one can tell you what constitutes the perfect morning routine for you but you.<p>That's …

Productivity

How often should I wash my hair? Here's the down and dirty truth

Wondering how long you can go without washing your hair? Here's the truth.<p>For such a simple act, washing your hair sure can be confusing. Between figuring out how often to wash and keeping track of new product trends, shampooing can leave even the most seasoned beauty maven scratching her head.<p>The …

Free Eye-Catching Résumé Templates To Help You Stand Out From The Crowd

<b>Competition in the</b> employment market can be tough. Thanks to this list of 17 free résumé templates by Creative Bloq, you can choose from a variety of …

13 Natural Skincare Products That'll Make You Feel Good And Look Good

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100 Baby Products We Couldn't Live Without!

Here comes baby — and with baby comes more "stuff" than a mom-to-be ever dreamed necessary. So how's a pregnant woman to decide what's actually worth the splurge and what's just for fun? She turns to her trusted friends, who've been there and done that already. And that's just what we're doing for …

Kids

The one habit that makes it easier to achieve your goals

<b>What are ‘Keystone Habits’?</b><p>The idea of keystone habits was first introduced in Charles Duhigg’s book, <i>The Power of Habit.</i><p>According to Duhigg:<p>Keystone …

7 Bullet Journal Ideas That Will Organize Your Life

Brilliant and easy ways to boost productivity.<p>So you're starting your first (or fourth) bullet journal—a notebook or pad that's part planner, part …

End Blackheads With These Genius Skin Tricks

You've seen the YouTube tutorials (google "Blackhead Removal SHOCKING Video" — or don’t), the DIY facial-scrub recipes, and yes, even the little …

The Best Paris Tips From Our Readers

Bonjour! This week we asked for your Paris tips. Here are some highlights from the 148 responses. If you learn just thing, let it be that Parisians …

France

A Week In New York City On A $95,000 Salary

<i>Welcome to</i> Money Diaries<i>, where we're tackling what might be the last taboo facing modern working women: money. We're asking millennials how they</i> …

Food

14 changes to make in your 30s that will set you up for lifelong success

Sam Walton founded Walmart at age 44; Julia Child published her first cookbook at 60. Your best years may be way ahead of you.<p>It'll depend a lot on …

Self-improvement

Here Are 31 Beauty Products Instagram Users Say Actually Work

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98 guaranteed ways to lose weight

98 guaranteed ways to lose weight<p>While you’ve been trying your best to keep up with your New Year resolutions, losing weight easily yet effectively …

Nutrition

11 Possible Reasons You’re Peeing All the Time

When your bladder interrupts your life by making you pee all the time, it can feel like a special kind of betrayal. Spending all that time on the …

Parchment Packet Recipes That Make Weeknight Dinners a Breeze

Turns out, cooking en papillote is way easier done than said!<p>At first mention, <i>en papillote</i> just sounds like it would be anything but simple. If we …

9 Hair Tools That Will Help You Get Ready Faster

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18 simple ways to be better in 2018

I enter most new years like Derek Olson — the <i>Onion</i>’s fictional local man whose “plan to straighten out entire life during weeklong vacation” yielded …

49 Weird But Genius Items Most Added To Amazon Wish Lists

If you've spent any time on Facebook lately, you've probably seen those videos of strange but trendy products — stuff like adhesive bras, painful …

How a top dermatologist would spend $100 on beauty products

<i>People in the beauty industry get tons of goods to test out, so when someone spends their own money on something that they’ve run out of, you know</i> …

35 Cult-Favorite Products On Amazon That You Will Be Obsessed With Too

Some products are so unique, so brilliant, or solve a problem <i>so</i> skillfully that all the hype surrounding them is actually well-deserved. When this …

Skin Care