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It's High Time You Bought an Anti-Aging Cream

Here's how to make getting wrinkles suck less.<p>If you're worried about developing—or improving—aging skin, it's time to stop sleeping on anti-wrinkle products. Not only will they keep your skin hydrated and clear, but they can actually improve the appearance of lines, wrinkles, and splotchy coloring …

Skin Care

29 Travel Hacks Even Frequent Fliers Don't Know

Instead of insulting your intelligence with "hacks" like "pack light" or "bring an empty water bottle," we've put together a list of tips and tricks …

Credit Cards

16 Exercises That Will Keep You Fit After 40

Fight aging with these moves that work on mobility and balance.<p>Getting older doesn’t mean you have to work out less.<p>In fact, you should probably add <i>more</i> exercises to your repertoire as you age to help you stay spry and prevent injury. David Jack, creator of the Men's Health Muscle After 40 (MA40) …

Workouts

The 10 best perfumes for men

From timeless classics to classics-in-the-making, our grooming expert Lee Kynaston picks out the 10 best perfumes for men.<p>The one to get fresh with: Dior Eau Sauvage<p>Described by fragrance historian Roja Dove as ‘one of the most important creations of the second half of the last century’ this …

Here's How a Registered Dietitian Meal Preps for Her Whole Family For a Week

Healthy eating can sometimes be seen as something that only people who are highly motivated and are willing to spend tons of time on their meal prep. …

I paid off my mortgage with a credit card—here’s how

Earlier this year, my husband and I dropped a major debt we had been carrying around for years — our home mortgage. We decided many years ago that we …

Personal Finance

30 Surefire Ways to Lose Your Gut for Good

<i>Shutterstock</i><p>Typically, when someone aspires to having a better six-pack -- or a six-pack, period -- he or she does it with a sense of urgency. We …

5 tips to help improve your life in 2 years

<b>How can I dramatically improve my life in 2 years?</b><p>This is a great question.<p>Most people ask how they can change their lives in a week, month, or …

Self-improvement

Tiny Heirloom unveils 'The Goose' — a custom tiny home with stunning interiors

Once again, the genius design team from Tiny Heirloom has unveiled another spectacular tiny home. Built on a gooseneck trailer, The Goose offers a …

Living Rooms

How to get a world-class education for free on the internet

As crucial as a university degree has become for working in the modern economy, it is not the only route forward into a wildly lucrative and satisfying career—just ask famous dropouts Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, Michael Dell, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg.<p>In the future, a single bachelor’s degree in a …

Online Education

The 5-Hour Rule Used by Bill Gates, Jack Ma and Elon Musk

The most successful people on the planet are also the people likeliest to devote an hour a day to reading and learning.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You just walked in the door from an exhausting day at work. You’re hungry and spent, just wanting to catch your breath …

This Brilliantly Simply Trick to Remember Things Is So Effective, You Won't Believe You Weren't Already Doing It

I'm warning you. It's really simple. But I can't believe I haven't been doing this my whole adult life.<p>Sometimes the simplest solutions are best.<p>A couple of weeks ago, I took a summer Friday and headed to Rhode Island. It was a nice trip. One of the highlights: My wife and I joined my aunt and …

How to become more intelligent every day

<b>How does one become more intelligent every day?</b><p>Outliers have a tendency to give the masses the wrong ideas.<p>When we hear stories about a 7-year-old …

Seven Ways To Build Your Mental Resilience

In a world where most people are afraid to fail, especially at work, mental resilience is becoming one of the most sought-after personal attributes that a leader can have. Fundamentally, mental resilience is about facing challenges head on and bouncing back from adversity. It’s a crucial element of …

Winston Churchill

3 books that will change your mindset about money

There are a lot of great personal finance books out there to choose from but only some that can change the way you think.<p>Below, CNBC Make It rounded …

Every Netflix secret category for porn, revealed

If you want to find porn on Netflix, we’ve already done the hard work for you. Here are our guides to the sexiest movies and TV series on Netflix. …

Think Abs Are Impossible After 40? Build ’Em With Just 5 Moves.

Carve out a harder core -- without doing situps -- using a routine that spares your lower back<p>For decades, ab training meant situps, curling your upper body all the way up off the floor, rounding your lower back. Some people got nice-looking abs doing this — and lots more ended up with back …

Workouts

Hugo Boss Shows How to Match Suit & Shoe Colors

Matching Suit & Shoe Colors If you're a man that enjoys options, you may be wondering what colors work best when deciding on a suit and dress shoes …

Bill Gates Wants You To See The World This Way (Warning: Once You Do You Can't Un-See It)

Every so often an image flashes across our collective social consciousness that forever changes how we see the world and ourselves. This is one of them.<p>Every so often something comes along that dramatically alters our perception of the world. These are social memes that are utterly simplistic but …

These Alabama Architecture Students are Designing and Building Low-Cost Homes for Rural America

Rural Studio, a student-centered design/build program at Auburn University’s College of Architecture, Design and Construction, has announced a …

How to Dress Like Tom Cruise in ‘Mission Impossible’

IMF agent Ethan Hunt may play it fast and loose on missions, but his clothing is always on point.<p>The key to being a good movie spy is fitting in no …

This Jet-Age Trailer Might Be the Coolest Camper Ever Made

The Holiday House Geographic Model X is the ne plus ultra of retro-camping chic.<p>The Airstream trailer has cemented its place in the public consciousness as a midcentury design icon, but even the shiniest Airstream pales next to this wild early-’60s creation: the Holiday House Geographic Model X.<p>The …

Trailers

These newlyweds transformed a grain silo into a gorgeous tiny home — and they say it’s done wonders for their relationship

One Phoenix couple put their own spin on "tiny living" when they transformed a 366-square-foot grain silo into their home.<p>Among the challenges of adapting the metal structure was when the pair, Shauna Thibault, a stylist and boutique owner, and architect Christoph Kaiser, moved into the mini …

IRS Now Blocking Hundreds of Thousands of Americans From Getting Passports

At the end of 2015, Congress approved and President Obama signed into law the “Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act” or “FAST Act.” The stated …

U.S. State Department

The Manscaping Guide to Healthy, Well-Groomed Pubic Hair

Before you start grooming, wash your hands and sanitize your tools. You might also want to take a quick warm bath or shower first to soften the …

The best bad-breath remedies, according to dentists:

Nine treatments to try along with a good oral hygiene routine.

Dentistry

40 Bougie Products On Amazon That Are Surprisingly Inexpensive

Have you ever walked into a particularly bougie boutique, sniffed a delicious-but-ever-so-delicately-scented candle, and then turned it over to …

5 Moisturizers That Work Better Than Botox

There are plenty of anti-aging treatments out there, and one of the most popular ones is Botox. Though it’s an effective treatment, it’s not the most …

Skin Care

The Best New Menswear Pieces To Buy Right Now

This week's pick of the best new menswear includes drops from Vans, Maison Margiela, Carhartt WIP, Ralph Lauren, Montblanc and Adidas. Well, what are …

How to Block Robocalls and Spam Calls

Are you getting too many phone calls from spammers and telemarketers? You can take several steps to battle against those annoying, unknown …