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3 Toxic Cosmetics You Should Replace Now

<i>by guest blogger Ava Anderson, natural beauty expert and safe cosmetics advocate</i><p>I always say that it is all about the ingredients, and I recommend using products without harmful ingredients in order to reduce your daily, weekly, yearly, and lifetime body burden of chemicals with known and suspected …

13 Amazing Uses For Baking Soda You Should Know

Baking soda is one of the many household goods that is always lying around, yet we barely get any use out of it. (Cleaning and baking aren't exactly high on our list of priorities these days.) But ever since Emma Stone told French Elle that she exfoliates her skin with the powdery white stuff, …

8 Ways to Get Prettier in Your Sleep

Do the term "beauty sleep" justice by following these skin and hair tips from dermatologists.<p>You might think you're off the clock when it comes to your beauty routine while you sleep, but your slumber hours play an important role in how you look. "Beauty sleep is essential for repairing the skin," …

10 Hilariously Awkward Meet-the-Parents Stories

Spending the holidays with your guy's family for the first time is a huge relationship milestone. But between your nerves, the usual family tension, and your weird Uncle Sal's...

What Everyone's Really Doing in Bed: Sex Survey Statistics

No need to wonder! More than 2,600 men and women tell their bedroom secrets here. Settle in, snuggle up, and see how <i>you</i> compare.

8 Sex Tips That Make It Hotter for YOU

We love to share tips on what men want in bed, but it's just as important (if not more important!) to make sex good for <i>you</i>. Here are eight sex tips from experts all focused on...

7 Ways to Improve Your Sex Life, No Guy Required

Whether you're single, dating, or in a long-term relationship, your sex life can benefit from a little self-love. Orgasms are proved to reduce symptoms of PMS and relieve...

The Best Sex Toys for Every Person

Whether you're looking for the best way to have a little fun alone or trying to spice things up with your partner, there's a sex toy for that. Here are 10 sex toys to try, ranging...

9 Summer Sex Life Dares to Try Before Labor Day

The longer days and balmy nights make summer the perfect season to indulge your sexier side. Whether you're reuniting with an old flame, starting a new relationship, or spicing...

The Over-It Girl's Guide to Getting Better Oral Sex

Whether he's not doing a great job or not doing it at all, it's time to speak up. First, we'll identify the oral-sex mistakes that many guys make. Then, you can go have some fun...

Back to School: 5 Sex, Kissing, and Hooking-Up Basics Every Woman (and Man) Should Know

There's a lot more to good sex than just...sex. Are we the only ones who feel like a lot of people missed out on some very important basics? Sexologist Emily Morse, host of the Sex...

Men Share the Hottest Things Women Have Done During Blow Jobs (in Case You're Curious)

The idea of doing anything in bed <i>just</i> to please a man is so retro. But that doesn't mean you can't be curious about what's going on in their heads sometimes. Believe it or not...

5 Non-Stalkerish Ways to Show a Guy You're Into Him

Making the first move is a bold, often scary task that many of us would rather leave to the guy. The only problem is, many guys are just as nervous about it. We asked one single...

30 Sex-Life Resolutions to Make This Year

When it comes to New Year's resolutions, the usual suspects are a snooze. Dieting is boring, saving money is hard, and keeping your closet color-coded just isn't going to happen....

8 Good Places to Have a Quickie

Quickies are the pizza dinner of the sex world: easy, fast, and enjoyed by almost everyone. Here are the best places to have quickie sex when you're short on time—or just don't...

9 Ways to Avoid Holiday Fights With Your Guy

The holidays are a time of joy, cheer, and fighting with your boyfriend because he forgot to bring the gift you bought for his mom after you reminded him five times. These...

Would You Freeze Your Eggs? Jake Met a Woman Who Did. Here's What Happened

<b>When Jake's date revealed she'd frozen her eggs for future use, he was intrigued...and relieved. Here's why...</b><p>For men, women's biological clocks are like gluten-free nachos or <i>The Bachelor</i>. We know these things exist—we just prefer to pretend they don't. It's not that men are afraid of having kids …

How to Get Rid of Relationship Baggage

<i>Editor's note: Finding the love of your life isn't always easy. Just ask self-help guru Gabrielle Bernstein, author of</i> May Cause Miracles, <i>who tied the knot this past year. Bernstein is the first to admit that getting to this point took work. Here she shares her story of how she got rid of what was</i> …

It's Cold Outside! 8 Dinner-and-Movie Date Ideas Worth Staying Home For

You're tired, it's freezing, and you made a New Year's resolution to save money. But that doesn't mean you and your guy can't have a lovely date night <i>in</i>. We'll help you plan the...

Want a Happy Marriage? 5 Simple Things Men Need From Their Wives

8 Times Your Mom Was Totally Right About Your Love Life

There was a time when anything your mother said to you resulted in an eye roll and a petulant "But Mom!" whine. But now that you're a little older (and not living under her roof)...

16 Relationship Rituals Real Couples Use to Stay Connected

Renowned marriage researcher John Gottman, Ph.D., found in his "Love Lab" that for couples to thrive in marriage, they need to share at least five times as many positive moments as...

Are You Normal About Your Ex? 5 Signs You Are (and 5 Signs You Aren't)

Whether you're so fresh from a breakup that the tears are still moist on your cheeks or you're months past the ice-cream-will-heal-me phase and well into recovery, it's not a bad...

How to Be Really Good at Dating, According to Professional Matchmakers

Have you spent one too many evenings in, snuggled up to a pint of ice cream with Netflix? Sometimes a little advice is all that's standing between our relationship with Ben & Jerry...

Where Does the Dollar Sign Come From?

In this week's episode of The Big Question, Craig Benzine talks $$$.<p><b>See Also...</b><br>How Do They Make Decaf Coffee?<br>Who Invented the Hot Dog?<br>How Does …

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Dead kids and accidental shootouts: A September snapshot of gun violence in America

<b>(pio3 via Shutterstock)</b><p>If you don’t believe we live in a country with destructive attitudes toward guns, take a look at these five stories<p>Joanna Rothkopf<p>September 29, 2014 5:58pm (UTC)<p>How's this for a bleak assessment?<p>"For essentially the last 20 years, there has been almost no federal support for …

Yes to “yes means yes”: California’s affirmative consent law is the first step to eradicating campus sexual assault

Less than a third of campus sexual assault investigations end in expulsion because of “ambiguity.” Not anymore<p>On Sunday, California governor Jerry Brown signed a landmark bill to redefine sexual consent on the state's college campuses. The law represents a groundbreaking change in state …

Lorde releases hypnotic “Hunger Games” track

The singer wrote “Yellow Flicker Beat” from the point of view of Katniss Everdeen<p>Lorde has released the hauntingly beautiful single she wrote and recorded for the soundtrack of "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1." The 17-year-old Grammy Award-winning artist took to her Tumblr to reflect on her …

Worthless, Impossible and Stupid? Why Contrarian Business Ideas Make It Big

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If everybody looks at you like you're crazy when you tell them your business idea, congratulations. You might be on your way to becoming a bona fide entrepreneur.<p>Just being young, innovative and your own boss does not make you an …