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Why Prebiotics Are Just As Important As Probiotics

Gut health is no joke, guys.<p>We’re just as likely as the next person to feel confused over the new concoctions and information the health and wellness …

Why Is Triclosan in Toothpaste?

Triclosan, an antibacterial ingredient recently banned by the Food and Drug Administration in some products but currently allowed in toothpaste, …

University of Iowa

21 Recipes That Seem Fancy AF But Are Very Easy

And you don't even need to keep a rat in your chef hat.

Cooking

13 NYX Products Every Makeup Junkie Should Own

A few years back, a makeup brand called NYX Cosmetics started appearing in our local drugstore. But the affordable makeup in the chic black packaging is hardly new. NYX was founded in 1999 by a then-25-year-old Toni Ko to bring quality, inexpensive makeup to the masses. The brand has been a …

Makeup

10 Maybelline Products That Are as Awesome as They Are Affordable

If you shop in the beauty aisle at your local drugstore, you know that "affordable" doesn't have to be synonymous with "cheap." One exceptional brand that proves this is Maybelline. The iconic company was founded in 1915 by T. L. Williams, an entrepreneur who created a mascara formula for his …

Makeup

A Beginner’s Guide to Face Oil

After a lifetime spent slathering on oil-free moisturizers and serums—and assuming that doing otherwise would make my oily skin even oilier—I was skeptical when my facialist Mzia Shiman recently suggested I give facial oil a try. I gave in, and to my surprise, it actually healed my skin from the …

Skin Care

Focaccia-Style Flax Bread Recipe

This recipe is called "focaccia" because it is baked in that style—flat on a sheet pan, and then cut up into whatever sized pieces you want. Focaccia …

Food

6 Must-Watch YouTube Makeup Tutorials For Asian Eyes

Accentuate your facial features with these brilliant beauty tips.<p>A woman's makeup routine is largely defined by her specific needs and concerns. Whether it's finding the perfect foundation for dark skin or learning how to cover a pimple without anyone noticing, you can achieve any look with the …

32 Amazing Websites That Will Actually Save You Money

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Mindfulness and Difficult People

<b>Mindfulness and Difficult People: Learn 4 Mindfulness Techniques to Deal with Difficult People</b><p>By Debbie Lyn Toomey, Health and Happiness Specialist™<p>Much of what we hear about mindfulness has to do with how it can enhance the stillness of our mind, soothe our nerves, and awaken our senses for stress …

Type 2 diabetes reversed by losing fat from pancreas

Research carried out by a team from Newcastle University, UK, has suggested that Type 2 diabetes is caused by fat accumulating in the pancreas, and …

Diabetes

Recipe: Chicken and sausage gumbo

Winter ends this month, but as long as the weather is cool, a pot of gumbo is like a warm blanket for soul food lovers. This comfort food, which …

The Most Deliciously Weird Food Combinations You've Admitted To Eating

Uh-huh honey.<p>Chances are, you eat some pretty strange things when you're alone. Maybe you have a penchant for cottage cheese and pineapple. Or perhaps peanut butter and pickle sandwiches get you excited. Whatever you love to eat, we bet others will find the odd combinations just as delicious as you …

A Cheesy Cauliflower Pasta That's Anything But Boring

Who says cauliflower is boring? When it's deeply roasted and tossed with hot, cheesy pasta, it's anything but.<p>*Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own …

Recipes

Meet The Carb That Tastes Like A Starch But Acts Like A Fiber—And Can Actually Help You Lose Weight

Proclaiming that pasta and pancakes can help you lose weight is borderline heresy in today's health circles, where headlines assert that carbs make us fat and sick and the Ghost of Atkins Past haunts every bowl of billowy mashed potatoes like a bad case of indigestion. But even the Ghost of Paleo …

Nutrition

Here's Exactly How to Make Tate's Chocolate Chip Cookies at Home

Skip the store—this recipe's even better.<p>Crispy, thin chocolate chip cookies are the underdog of the cookie world. It's easy to find people who love chewy and gooey treats, but crunchy ones immediately make you think of scorched cookies some frenzied baker agonizingly scraped off a baking sheet …

1 Simple Tweak That Makes Your LinkedIn Profile More Appealing

If you want to attract more clients and customers using LinkedIn, this small, often-overlooked section of your profile is critical to get pitch perfect.<p>The man had no idea.<p>How could he?<p>Yet the words he spoke more than 80 years ago are responsible for every scrap of success I've ever seen happen on …

How to Talk About Money During a Job Interview

You don't want to have the money conversation too early or too late.<p>When you go on the first interview, you don’t want to start talking money too …

Spot a Bad Boss Before You Take a New Job

One of the greatest predictors of happiness at work is your relationship with your manager. But how do you assess a potential new boss while you’re still interviewing for the job? Pay attention to how the manager treats you throughout the interview process. Did you get a good feeling from the …

Chapped lips? These balms are your best bet.

Although I grew up in "It's So Cold In The D" Detroit and now live in New York, I despise winter. Being cold and shivering isn't even what I dread …

A popular diet trend could actually lead to an increase in weight gain

The high-fat, low carbohydrate diet has no scientific evidence to back it as a weight-loss technique and poses particular risks to people who are already overweight and lead inactive lifestyles.<p>Researchers from the University of Melbourne had originally been looking to see if the Paleo diet could …

29 Things You Actually Need To Hear If You're Trying To Lose Weight

"Let yourself truly enjoy that fucking cupcake."<p>So if you're in the process of trying to lose weight — or thinking about it — here are some wise words from people who have been there:

How To Organize Your Closet In 12 Easy Steps

Clutter is rarely this glamorous. Experts explain their simple strategies for sorting all your things—and why being organized is so deeply satisfying.<p>Just consider: The word "lose" is wedged right in the middle of "closet." The subliminal message practically gives us permission to ignore all the …

New York City

What Everyone Needs to Know About Weight Loss

Everyone knows of the obesity epidemic in the U.S., and increasingly, around the world. It's no secret. Each generation has increasingly become heavier and heavier over the past 70 years. It's snuck up on everyone and most people hold more body fat than they should, even people who appear "in …

Creamy Tomato One Pot Pasta

<b>Creamy Tomato One Pot Pasta</b> – The easiest and creamiest pasta without the cream! It all happens in the same pot and it’ll be on your dinner table in …

The Best Facial Oils Under $30, And Why You Should Use Them

Yet another way to get gorgeous glowing skin.<p>If you've been hesitating about adding facial oils to your beauty routine, it's time to get in formation, as Beyoncé would say. There are many benefits of applying oils to your face, whether you have dry, oily or acne-prone skin.<p>Similar to creams and …

Easy Chicken and Broccoli Casserole Recipe

"This has been a family favorite for over 15 years. It's easy to make and a crowd pleaser. It can also be made the day before and baked when you are …

The Drugstore Products Top Makeup Artists Think Everyone Should Own in 2016

<i>By Renee Jacques, Allure</i><p>Photos: Courtesy Of Revlon, Burt's Bees, And Vaseline<p>We all love a good drugstore find. We've sought out the best drugstore makeup products, the best drugstore skin-care winners, and the best drugstore anti-agers. And now, behold: the best <i>new</i> drugstore makeup products that …

The Best Lipstick Of 2016 Is Under $10

l’oreal paris just blew my mind<p>As an editor, I’m lucky enough to have access to the best beauty products in the world from top brands before they even hit shelves. As such, it’s hard not to become something of a snob about it, especially regarding one of my favorite categories: lipstick. The top of …

Makeup

Meringue Is the Secret to Lighter-Than-Air Japanese Cheesecake

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>"Oh, this cheesecake is too rich!" I <i>hate</i> when people say that, as they take one forkful and then push the rest of the dessert aside. I hate it because it makes me look like that much more of a glutton, as I keep my …

Baking