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9 Strategies for Glowing, Vibrant Skin

"How can I maintain healthy skin without spending a fortune on cleansers and other products?" asks my reader in this week's House Call. This is a great question, so I decided to dedicate the next few weeks to developing and maintaining great skin.<p>This week we'll talk about overall skin health. …

A Graphic Shows How Much The 'Race' Question On The American Census Has Changed

In 1890, a shoemaker from Louisiana named Homer Plessy indentified himself as "black" on the decennial U.S. Census population survey. Plessy did this even though, as a Creole who was one-eighth black, he was light-skinned enough to pass for white.<p>A few years later, the fair-skinned Plessy climbed …

Demographics

The 5 Worst Foods For Your Brain

What you eat can have a negative impact on your memory, cognitive function, and emotional health.<p><b>SPECIAL FROM</b><p>White Rice<p><b>High glycemic-index foods increase your risk of depression.</b><p>Certain kinds of carbs can have a negative impact on your brain, resulting in an emotional health dip. A 2015 study …

Nutrition

Louise Roe reveals her top tips for the perfect glowing complexion

Drink this juice and you will have clear skin in just FOUR DAYS: Beauty and style guru Louise Roe reveals her top tips for the perfect glowing …

Skin Care

How To Overcome Depression Naturally

Millions of Americans suffer from clinical depression each year, many undiagnosed or too embarrassed to take positive action. Yet, most people with …

7 Surprising Brain Hacks to Build Enormous Confidence

Are you ever held back by a lack of confidence? Does this prevent you from achieving your goals and becoming ultimately successful?I've collected the …

Self-Criticism

10 Things Bernie Sanders (And Paul Krugman) Should Know About Denmark

Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders’ comments that the US should be like Denmark has gathered media attention including an article by Paul Krugman. This Presidential hopeful eager to win the election describes a Danish utopia with “free” education and health care and that the US would just do it …

Middle-class

Bad Religion’s Frontman Has a New Theory About Evolution and Coexistence

SoCal punk legend Greg Graffin has a new theory on what drives natural progression.<p>Each fall, mild-mannered Greg Graffin, a zoology PhD, lectures about evolution at Cornell University. For the rest of the year, he stirs up mosh pits as the frontman of SoCal punk legends Bad Religion. Last month, …

Secrets of hotel design revealed: From budget to boutique, why rooms and receptions look the way they do

• <b>Industry experts explain the tricks they use to keep guests happy</b>• <b><br>Shaun Clarkson from C4's Four Rooms explains the importance of colour</b>• <b><br>Jo Polmear from</b> …

Hospitality

All Good Logos Are Modernist Logos, Really

Jens Müller is something of a logo detective. The Düsseldorf, Germany-based designer finds logomarks—in old magazines, books on design, sometimes in …

30 Aesthetically Pleasing Color Combinations

A visually-appealing color combination goes a long way in creating a seamless, inviting, and fun output. Regardless if you’re making the perfect …

Interior Design

How One Author Earns $450,000 a Year Self-Publishing on Amazon

Posts:793Group:Global ModeratorsMember#2Joined:Sep 3, 2015<p>Self-publishing success stories are all around us… but it’s not often we get a glimpse into …

Writing

5 cognitive biases that are killing your decisions

<i>This post originally appeared on Crew blog.</i><p>It’s hard to accept that what holds us back from reaching our potential is all in our head.<p>While it may be a bit of a cliche, we really are our own worst enemies.<p>Maintaining a growth mindset isn’t a matter of walking up a staircase one small step at a …

The Secret of the Apple’s New San Francisco Fonts

iOS 9 is now publicly released. It’s a subtle change but the system fonts of iOS 9 are now changed to the Apple’s new San Francisco fonts, replacing …

Typography

Here's Why Some People Are More Religious Than Others

Ramon Espinosa—AP<p>Claudia Daut—Reuters<p>Joe Raedle—Getty Images<p>Desmond Boylan—AP<p>Alexandre Meneghini—Reuters<p>Ismael Francisco—AP<p>Tony …

Psychologists explain why Ikea 'literally becomes a map of a relationship nightmare'

Domestic battles over the Swedish retailer's products are such a common feature of modern cohabitation that comedian Amy Poehler once joked that Ikea was Swedish for "argument."<p>But why is assembling flat-packed furniture so contentious for couples? Why do conversations about sofas so often lead …

Best Art Ever (This Week) - Preacher, Lost, Tetsujin, Game of Thrones & More

We make a regular practice at ComicsAlliance of spotlighting particular artists or specific bodies of work, but because cartoonists, illustrators and …

Comic Books

When It Comes To Book Sales, What Counts As Success Might Surprise You

Whenever you read about book awards you hear they help boost sales. But what you might not know is just how much those sales need boosting. Two prestigious awards announced nominees this week; in the U.K. the Man Booker unveiled its short list and in the U.S. the National Book Awards announced its …

Writing

Design You Trust

Born with a rare condition, the artist has chronicled her life in portraits – capturing everything from her tattooed prosthetics to the tentacled …

Papua New Guinea

20 Cognitive Biases That Affect Your Decision-Making

We all make bad decisions sometimes, but have you ever wondered what mental obstacles can lead you astray? This infographic goes over 20 of the most …

Men's happiness in later life is determined by the age of 27

Researchers at the University of Edinburgh find that if you're not on the path to happiness by the time you're 27, you're unlikely to get there at all<p>Men who fail to reach their early career goals by the age of 27 may experience a reduced sense of well-being and happiness in later life, new …

A collection of powerful poster designs

It’s that time of the week again, with graphic design inspiration that will please your eyes. Karsh Festival Part of the identity designed for this …

Posters

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15 Qualities You Need to Develop Mental Toughness | Inc.com

We all reach critical points in our lives where our mental toughness is tested. It might be because of a toxic friend or colleague, a dead-end job, or a struggling relationship.<p>Whatever the challenge, you have to be strong, see things through a new lens, and take decisive action if you want to move …

Emotional Intelligence

Hunger Games actress Amandla Stenberg making 'badass' black feminist comic

Amandla Stenberg, the 16-year-old actress who played Rue in the Hunger Games, is spreading her message about intersectional feminism with a new comic book<p>Amandla Stenberg is only 16 but she’s already acted in <i>The Hunger Games</i>, won the internet with her essays on intersectional feminism and spoken up …

Choosing font pairings just got easier: Meet ‘Tinder’ for typefaces

Picking font pairings can prove to be incredibly difficult, particularly if you’re not a top-notch designer. Even now, many of us developer types just pick some fonts and jam them together.<p>There are a few different sites and blogs around for finding acceptable fonts to slap next to each other, but …

Typography

The cult Japanese filmmaker that inspired Darren Aronofsky

Five years ago, cinema lost one of its most sublime visual talents. Satoshi Kon, just 46 when he passed away from pancreatic cancer in 2010, was a true original whose films probed at the edges of reality and delineated with frightening accuracy the impact of a technological society on the human …

Anime