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This Thinning Hair Product Works SO Fast It’s Selling Out At Target

Hair fall is common and nothing to be ashamed of. Unfortunately, there’s a lot of confusion surrounding thinning hair and what the best treatments …

Hair Care

11 Fashion & Beauty Stores That Give Free Stuff For Your Birthday

Birthdays are an exciting time where you get to make one day a year totally, completely, and fabulously all about yourself. From specially bought …

Freebies

10 Fresh & Healthy Budget Pasta Recipes — Recipes from The Kitchn

We all know pasta is a great choice if you're trying to stick to a food budget, since boxes of the dried stuff run cheap, but we don't always think …

The Simple 10-Minute Salad I Make 3 Times a Week (It’s Delicious, I Swear)

Despite living in a city with one of the most diverse and vibrant food scenes in the world, I'm embarrassed to admit that repeated Seamless orders to …

Bread

20 Homemade Candy Recipes for Halloween

Homemade

This vegan “cheese” popcorn is just as addictive as the movie theater’s

In a bowl, combine the olive oil, nutritional yeast, tamari, paprika, garlic powder, and turmeric and stir well. It will be a paste-like consistency. …

Coconut

1961 psychiatric interview with a schizophrenic

I've watched this video twice because it is fascinating, both for the subject and for the aesthetics. This young man is being interviewed about why …

Mental Health

How a Victorian cook at a stately home became 2018's most unlikely YouTube star

A Victorian cook working behind the scenes in a stately home might just be this year’s most unlikely YouTube star. The recipes of Mrs Avis ­Crocombe, cook to the 3rd Lord and Lady Braybrooke at Audley End House in Saffron Walden in Essex from 1881 to 1884, have now ­garnered more than 12 million …

Ice Cream

A Pilot For an American Airlines Regional Carrier Quit. Then He Made a Controversial YouTube Video to Explain Why | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Airlines are currently short of pilots.<p>More people are flying. Somehow, though, not enough people are applying to fly them.<p>You might think, indeed, that it's a glamorous job.<p>Then again, here's Jon.<p>…

American Airlines

12 candida diet-friendly recipes that you’d never guess are healthy

If your doctor’s ever diagnosed you with candida overgrowth—a condition in which a type of yeast called Candida albicans is said to grow abnormally …

Digestion

A Step-by-Step Guide to Creating Shattered-Glass Nails at Home

A scroll through Pinterest is unlikely to feel complete without browsing some of the pretty new nail art trends.<p>However, not everyone has the time, resources, or funds to see a manicurist every few weeks, but that doesn't have to be the case. While going to the salon is one of the best treats …

Coats

7 unusual Alexa skills you should try

Alexa's library of third-party skills is now enormous — there are over 30,000 skills that range from insanely useful to downright dumb. You can control your lights or order pizza with your voice. Or you can request Alexa to play a fart sound or insult you.<p>Because there are so many, however, a lot …

10 Budget Lunch Ideas You Can Make in 15 Minutes — Recipes from The Kitchn

The best lunches are the ones that are the simplest to pull off. They make use of leftover veggies in the crisper, humble pantry basics, and meal …

20 Popular Side Hustles That Will Make Your Salary Soar

These weekend jobs can help pad your bank account.<p>This story originally appeared on GOBankingRates<p>Traditional 9-to-5 jobs provide a stable, steady income for many Americans. But life isn't always steady, and some people need to find ways to make extra cash on the side to pay off debt or just to …

Customer Service

What Are the Best Washcloths for Your Face?

If you’re anything like us, you put a lot of thought into washing your face. Maybe you found a Holy Grail cleanser that isn’t too drying or too oily, …

Skin Care

15 Things People Who Deal With Suicidal Thoughts Want You To Know

First, it's more common than you think.<p>Having persistent thoughts of suicide is known as suicidal ideation. People can have passive suicidal ideation – feeling like they want to die but not acting on it – or active suicidal ideation, which, like it sounds, includes making plans.<p>To help others …

Brainstorming

6 Inexpensive Things You Should Stop Wasting Your Money On

I am all for saving money. And since I started writing for Kitchn — and more recently spending hours researching prices for groceries and other goods …

Personal Finance

The Army Wants a New Armed Scout Helicopter

Future Armed Reconnaissance Aircraft will be the flying cavalry of the 21st century.<p>The U.S. Army seeks a new armed reconnaissance helicopter that will range across the battlefield, acting as the eyes and ears of commanders on the ground. Planned for an introduction in the 2020s, the Future Armed …

Military

Intent on getting a big raise? You may have to quit your job

WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite one of the best job markets in decades, workers across the U.S. economy are struggling with a common frustration: What does it take to finally get a decent raise?<p>It turns out you might have to quit your job.<p>Americans who leave their employers to take a new job are enjoying …

Economics

With This Company's New Tool, You Can Run a Free Background Check on Yourself

Checkr sells AI-powered background check software to companies. Now, it's giving job candidates a glimpse into what potential employers might see.<p>Job applicants can update their LinkedIn pages, pad their resumes and write a cover letter that’ll knock a hiring manager’s socks off. But despite these …

Employment

Here's how to win the lottery, according to a Romanian-born mathematician who hacked the system, won 14 times, and retired on a remote, tropical island

You're four times more likely to be struck by lightning than to win the lottery.<p>Those odds apparently don't apply to Stefan Mandel, a Romanian-Australian economist who's won the lottery 14 times, The Hustle reported in a feature on the mathematician.<p>Mandel's first two wins were in his native …

9 Apps to Try if You Want to Learn Something New Every Day

Sure, smartphones and smartphone apps can waste our time and bring out the worst in people, but they can most definitely also be a force for good: …

Apps

These 5 Exercises Can Be Done at Work (Because You're Probably Sitting Too Much)

Although the typical day job is a whole lot of work, there usually isn't a whole lot of movement involved. Sure, the eyes routinely get exercise by …

Workouts

Nurture Your “Inner Magical Beast” With This Unicorn Food Cookbook

<i>Cookbookmarked!</i> <i>is our new series where we review the latest cookbooks from the foodie influencers you follow. Check back often to find out which new releases are worth your hard-earned cash and the recipes you should try first from each.</i><p>When you think “clean eating” you probably envision a sad …

Coconut

Instead of a smart lock, Locky makes your key smart

It isn’t always practical or possible to replace a component of your home with smart tech, so plenty of companies are trying to find ways to add smart features to your life by augmenting what you already have. The latest is focused on your key: it’s called Locky, and instead of adding a smart lock …

How to fuel intense workouts while sticking to a vegan diet

If you were to meander over to the jocks table in the cafeteria, chances are, you’d see plates loaded up with <i>lots</i> of meat and eggs. (Washed down with …

Nutrition

Guy Uses a Dremel to Modify an Electric Toothbrush Into an Effective, Easy-to-Use Lockpicking Device

He gets through a pick-resistant front door lock, a padlock and a gun safe<p>Lockpicks are thin pieces of metal that professionals use to jiggle the …

Dental Care

13 Psychology Tricks That Will Work On Anybody

Every human being is a unique universe, but psychologists who have a keen eye for details keep discovering new behavioral patterns that are believed …

Chanel shoes, but no salary: how one woman exposed the scandal of the French fashion industry

Giulia Mensitieri takes little to no personal interest in clothes. So it is likely to have been an ugly surprise to the French fashion industry that her PhD – now a book entitled The Most Beautiful Job in the World – has opened up its secretive profession in such a dramatically public way. In …

Sexual Harassment

Google’s in-house security key is now available to anyone who wants one

Google’s Titan Security Key is finally available to anyone who wants one. The two-factor token went live today in the Google store, with a full kit available for $50, shipping immediately. The kits include a USB key, a Bluetooth key, and various connectors. The key has been available to Google …

Customers