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10 Perfect Outfits for Long-Haul Flights

Jet-setting may sound like a breeze, but pulling it off with true globe-trotter panache is another matter. When you're talking about hours spent …

An App That Can Accurately Measure Your Exact Bra Size (WTF?)

This one’s for the ladies, but we know the gentleman will care to read for pure entertainment value.<p>As we’re sure you have experienced, there are few things more annoying than a poorly fitting bra. But most of us don’t have the time to go in and get measured by a professional. And besides, the …

Clothing

The Ultimate Fat Burner?

A new high-tech treatment claims to (quickly, painlessly) whittle your waist and flatten your tummy.<p>Surely one of the most universally held female fantasies—barring anything to do with George Clooney—is losing inches from your waist without dieting, exercise, or surgery. (Actually, forget Clooney: …

10 Guilt-Free Summer Snacks

Don't derail your summer diet by snacking mindlessly between meals. With these healthy suggestions from Melissa O'Shea, Exhale Spa's national nutrition director, you can stay satisfied all season long without having to fret about counting calories.<p>Don't derail your summer diet by snacking …

Healthy Eating

Could IUDs Solve Your Birth Control Woes?

Illustrated by Ly Ngo.<p>While the pill is still the most popular form of hormonal birth control (statistically speaking), it isn’t always the favorite …

Women's Health

30 Super Efficient Ways to Pack Your Stuff

Whether you’re prepping for a weekend getaway, a month-long honey moon, or for your first year of college, you want to make the most of what you pack. Not just seeing how much you can jam in your suitcase, but having your clothes, shoes, toiletries, and more arrive at your destination as easy to …

Clothing

The Best Way to Lose Weight in a Week With the 7-Day Diet Plan

We worked with registered dietician Junelle Lupiani to create a satisfying, comprehensive week-long plan that will leave you full, healthy, and one step closer to that summer body of your dreams.<p>If we had a penny for each time we heard the phrase "bikini body" this summer, we'd be very, very rich. …

Healthy Eating

5 Beauty Products I Always Carry

I tend to pack everything I could possibly need in my bag at all times. It's terribly heavy, but I am basically prepared for anything. I always have a mini deodorant (in case I end up showering at the gym), an individual packet or two of body lotion (they're spill-proof), and antibacterial hand …

The Best Lip Plumper (and Moisturizer) You've Never Heard Of

You've most likely never heard of Maxi-Lip, but after reading this, you're probably going to want to try it.<p>Sederma, a French company that formulates active ingredients for cosmetics brands, created Maxi-Lip as a lip plumper and hydrator. It contains a peptide that stimulates collagen production …

What I Love About Me: Montreal

Ready to jam at Osheaga Music and Arts Festival? Montreal's finest on their most rockin' beauty traits.<p>Ready to jam at Osheaga Music and Arts Festival? <b>Montreal's</b> finest on their most rockin' beauty traits.

Homebase

Exactly How To Use Every Makeup Artist's Favorite Beauty Tool

Chances are that you've seen — or used — this cult-classic, vaguely egg-shaped foundation sponge that's beloved by makeup novices and pros alike. …

This Magical Machine Might Just Be The Secret To Flawless Skin

We're always skeptical when brands rave to us about how "miraculous" their products or treatments are, so you can't blame us for raising an …

Best Drugstore Makeup - Cheap Beauty, Hair, Skin Products

Beauty

without surgery

I will be 40 in 18 months. When I was a child, this landmark birthday meant the start of life with a white cauliflower hairdo and sensible shoes …

10 Amazing Facts About Apple Cider Vinegar You Should Know

Kitchen goods are gradually becoming the stars of the beauty world. Whether we're reusing old tea bags for under eye puffiness or tightening our pores with turmeric, these unconventional treatments are just as good, if not better, than what we'd pay for at the beauty counter.<p>As we stock up on …

The Cheater's Guide to Getting Beach Ready

It's Hail Mary time! Here's how to look great in a bathing suit, even if you haven't made it to the gym all winter.<p>We know you had the best of intentions when you swore up and down that 2013 would be different—this year you would schedule barre class three times a week and eat meals that came from …

Skin Care

17 Easy Summer Beauty Tricks for Waterproof Hair, Nails, and Makeup

Beachy waves? Check. Fresh pedicure? Done. You're ready for summer fun when along comes sweat to dampen your mood (not to mention make your face shiny and your hair flat). Then, of...

The Physics of Star Trek by Lawrence M Krauss – book review

Teleportation is technically demanding, especially when the object being teleported is a whole human. The energy required to turn Captain Kirk into a …