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These Are the Healthiest Planes in the Air Today

When it comes to keeping passengers healthy, all planes aren’t created equal — at least according to the aviation experts we spoke to.<p>“We have a …

Sea Level

The 24 Most Popular Book Club Picks This Month, According To Goodreads

If you've ever been in a book club and been tasked with <i>picking the next month's book,</i> then you already know: It's a high stress, big stakes …

Books

10 Simple Stretches for Office Workers

Sitting in front of a computer every day can wreak havoc on your body, especially since most of us don't have the best posture.<p>Hunching the shoulders …

Pain

Heavy Rotation: 10 Songs Public Radio Can't Stop Playing

Each month, NPR Music invites DJs from public radio stations across the country to share the songs they can't get enough of. The result is a consistently diverse and infectious mix of songs from established stars and up-and-coming artists.<p>This month's playlist features a rollicking collaboration …

Evangelical Christianity

16 book recommendations for when you have absolutely no clue what you want to read

There's a funny thing that happens when you tell someone you write about books. Almost always, they immediately ask, "Do you have any book …

Books

I Tried That Bali-Inspired Hair Mask You've Seen All Over Instagram, and Whoa

I've recently become a hair mask addict. Since dyeing my hair blond, I've been on the hunt for the best masks, shampoo, and treatments to keep my hair looking soft and silky. Basically, I've tried a <i>lot</i> of hair products in the past few months. And after recently getting quite a lot of length cut off …

Hair Care

Galia Lahav Bridal & Wedding Dress Collection Spring 2019

Galia Lahav showed their latest wedding dresses at Bridal Fashion Week. See Galia Lahav spring 2019 wedding dresses here.

Weddings

How Syria Came to This

A story of ethnic and sectarian conflict, international connivance, and above all civilian suffering<p>Seven years of horrific twists and turns in the Syrian Civil War make it hard to remember that it all started with a little graffiti.<p>In March 2011, four children in the southern city of Der’a …

Middle East

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

* bathes in essential oils for good measure *<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</b>

Skin Care

These 9 Plants Will Help You Get a Better Night’s Sleep

Getting a good night’s sleep isn’t easy. Between late-night distractions, those weird-but-persistent anxieties, and mattresses that are less than top-of-the-line, sleep is sometimes more elusive than we’d like. But good news: There’s a simple fix that can make your bedroom more beautiful and more</i> …

Polyamorous, Aromantic, Demisexual—And 19 Other Sexuality Terms You Really Need To Know

How many of these labels apply to you?<p>Sexuality isn’t black and white, and the labels <i>gay</i> and <i>straight</i> don’t do the full spectrum of sexual orientation justice. That’s why new terms are popping up all the time.<p>“The identification and acceptance of words that fit a person's experience can help them …

Gardening 101: Blueberries

Blueberry, <i>Vaccinium spp.:</i> “Ornamental Superfood”<p>Blueberries were the first fruit I grew in my first Brooklyn garden on a tiny 50th-floor terrace in …

These Retinol Creams Will Leave Your Moisturiser Looking a Little Lacklustre

Retinol is inarguably pretty powerful stuff. In the right hands (and the right formulations), it'll make light work of treating all manner of skin …

Padma Lakshmi's Holistic Indian Skincare Secrets Are Too Good Not to Share

By the time Padma Lakshmi swings by the Byrdie studio to film a series of videos about her beauty routine (and new MAC makeup collection), I already …

Everything You Need to Know About Lavender (Plus 5 Kinds to Grow)

Everything you need to know about lavender is a lot. Remember the <i>Encyclopedia Britannica</i>? The final hardcover edition—with 32 alphabetized volumes …

What to Read in April

The latest from Mia Couto, Curtis Sittenfeld, Meg Wolitzer, and more.<p>If you’re not familiar with the extraordinary oeuvre of Mozambican writer <b>Mia Couto,</b> <i>Woman of the Ashes</i> (Farrar, Straus and Giroux) is a good introduction. Based on historical events (with layers of magic realism, Achebe-style …

Books

These 15 Chicken Dinners Were Made for Busy Weeknights

Chicken breast is a solid staple on the weeknight dinner table, and for good reason: It's quick to prepare and endlessly adaptable. These 15 recipes …

Cooking

This $9 clay mask that has 9,000 5-star reviews on Amazon is the only thing that has helped clear up my skin

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from</i> …

This Is The Best Strapless Bra, According To Thousands Of Customer Reviews

With the warm weather finally setting in, we can’t wait to shed these heavy winter layers and break out our spring and summer wardrobe pieces. Hello, …

How to Perfectly Cook Chicken Breasts on the Stovetop

Comforting, affordable, and incredibly versatile, chicken breast is the quintessential dinnertime staple. Cooking a crispy, pan-seared chicken breast …

Cooking

The Best Cat for You, Based on Your Star Sign

If you've ever secretly wondered about the best cat for your zodiac sign, you're not alone. Many cat lovers and voracious horoscope readers have …

59 Brilliant Romantic Comedies That Are Seriously Underrated

Save this list for a rainy day.<p><i>Note: Submissions may have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Romantic Comedy

Chomsky: 'The Republican Party Is the Most Dangerous Organization in Human History'

<i>* This interview originally appeared on the blog of the Institute for New Economic Thinking.</i><p><i>To help make sense of where we stand as an economy, as a</i> …

Middle-class

The Affordable Jeans That Are Great for Your Closet—and the Planet

Everlane's denim is well worth the wallet-friendly price tag.<p><i>Welcome to The Esquire Endorsement. Heavily researched. Thoroughly vetted. These picks are the best way to spend your hard-earned cash.</i><p>Finding the "perfect" pair of jeans is the kind of thing a style-loving guy could spend his entire life …

Clothing

This homemade clay mask that promises to leave skin flawless is sweeping the internet

We love a natural beauty solution here at GLAMOUR HQ - remember the grandmother who shared her genius remedies with us? - and that's why we're …

46 Random Amazon Products That Thousands Of Reviewers Say Changed Their Lives

Life isn’t without its frustrations — and sometimes you need special products to help you solve those little problems that always seem to pop up. …

This Is How to Use Retinol Without Your Skin Flaking Off

For the first time in my life, I have incredible skin. Not to brag, but I'm <i>very</i> humble, so the fact that I'm putting those words on the Internet is a testament to just how good my skin is these days. It's clear, it's glowy, and it's got that bouncy-plump feel (however, I do have a 24-year-old's …

Skin Care

10 May New Releases To Put On Hold at the Library Right Now

Wishlist upcoming releases you’re dying to read. Get exclusive podcasts and newsletters. Enter to win swag. Do it all when you join Insiders. …

Books

18 cleaning hacks to make your life easier

For many people, cleaning seems like a chore that’s equal parts daunting and incredibly unpleasant. Unfortunately, it’s not one that can (or should) …

The 21 New Books Goodreads Users Are Most Excited About This Spring

Despite the fact the Northeast is being pummeled by yet another storm that threatens to trap the region in snow and ice for eternity, winter is …