The astrological significance of Katy Perry’s spectacularly unique engagement ring

February 15, 2019 at 08:51AM by CWC Well, someone had an epic Valentine’s Day yesterday and her name is Katy Perry. The singer just announced her engagement to Orlando Bloom on Instagram. That they’ve finally taken their relationship (very) public is nice, but the ruby red rock in Katy Perry’s engagement ring is what got … Continue reading The astrological significance of Katy Perry’s spectacularly unique engagement ring

10 show-stopping engagement rings that are an eco-friendly way to put a ring on it

December 10, 2018 at 11:53AM For a long time, wearing a family heirloom or shopping secondhand were the only options available to most people in search of sustainable engagement rings. Lately, though, fine jewelry brands have been changing the proposal game, utilizing everything from recycled metals to ethically sourced stones to lab-created diamonds (or LCDs—not … Continue reading 10 show-stopping engagement rings that are an eco-friendly way to put a ring on it

Wring out tight hips and strengthen your glutes, courtesy of this two-for-one move

December 13, 2019 at 05:40PM by CWC If I can sneak a stretch into whatever I’m doing, I’m thrilled. That’s why you can find me stretching my calves against my kitchen cabinets when I do the dishes or getting into the butterfly stretch when I’m sitting on the floor. My latest favorite two-for-one? A figure-four … Continue reading Wring out tight hips and strengthen your glutes, courtesy of this two-for-one move

Bring damaged hair back to life overnight with this antioxidant-spiked hair serum

December 13, 2019 at 12:00PM by CWC My hair has always been pretty long. It wavers between long-as-hell and it’s-short-to-me-but-still-actually-very-long in length, which means that “chopping it” is actually just getting a trim. (Long-haired peeps, you know what I mean.) Right now, my hair is one of the longest lengths it’s ever been, and I’ve found … Continue reading Bring damaged hair back to life overnight with this antioxidant-spiked hair serum

The Blooming Fertility Industry is Delivering More Options for Parents-to-Be

December 10, 2019 at 06:00AM by CWC It’s been 40 years since the first baby was born through in vitro fertilization (IVF), yet today, infertility treatments, including egg freezing, intrauterine insemination (IUI) and IVF, have stayed largely a place of last resort. The prohibitively high costs of these treatments—as much as $20,000 for just one … Continue reading The Blooming Fertility Industry is Delivering More Options for Parents-to-Be

I’m going to a million holiday parties—here’s the one thing I’m wearing to all of them

December 09, 2019 at 04:30AM by CWC I love the holidays. Aside from my birthday (week), the period from Thanksgiving to New Year’s Eve is basically my personal brand. The fact that it’s an entire month dedicated to spreading kindness, spending time with your favorite people, and wearing sparkly everything means it really is the most … Continue reading I’m going to a million holiday parties—here’s the one thing I’m wearing to all of them

5 products Well+Good readers swear by for bringing dry hair back to life

December 05, 2019 at 02:00PM by CWC My hair has been parched lately. Between the soul-sucking heat from the office radiators to the frigid wind outside, it’s as if I’m testing my hair’s limits in just how much it can endure before it all breaks off. But, thankfully, the Well+Good readers in our Beauty Geek Facebook … Continue reading 5 products Well+Good readers swear by for bringing dry hair back to life

The best deals our beauty editor will be scoring this Black Friday

November 28, 2019 at 03:00PM by CWC While we all well know you don’t have to drop a whole lot of coin for beauty products that work (case in point: a dermatologist’s go-to cleanser literally costs $1), we’ve all got those pricey picks we just can’t resist. For me, it’s a $38 face wash that makes me … Continue reading The best deals our beauty editor will be scoring this Black Friday

Stop itchy skin after showering with these 6 derm-approved tips

November 26, 2019 at 02:00PM by CWC Showering is an art form. No really. You’re washing your hair and scrubbing your body clean. You’re trying not to ruin your fancy products in there. You’re implementing all the dermatologist-recommended hacks that promise silky skin. And, heck, maybe you’re even getting busy with your boo. There’s a … Continue reading Stop itchy skin after showering with these 6 derm-approved tips

How to choose whether to apply your eye cream during the day or at night

November 25, 2019 at 02:00PM by CWC No one can seem to agree on what’s the deal with eye cream. Some beauty pros will tell you that all of those $100-plus, one-ounce jars are a scam because they do exactly the same thing as your moisturizer. Others will insist that it’s a big mistake to … Continue reading How to choose whether to apply your eye cream during the day or at night

6 easy ways to keep your indoor plants alive during the dark days of winter

November 21, 2019 at 07:30PM by CWC Baby, it’s cold outside, and since your indoor plants can’t exactly slip on a sweater—or strip down to their skivvies if you can’t control the heat in your apartment—the change in season means attending to them with a little extra care. This is somewhat counterintuitive, at least to … Continue reading 6 easy ways to keep your indoor plants alive during the dark days of winter

What therapists say it means if you think about an ex during sex

November 21, 2019 at 07:00PM by CWC Ever find yourself in the heat of the moment—with a new or not new partner—when all of a sudden, your ex pops into your head? Your mind starts racing because you don’t understand what’s happening. You wonder, “Why am I thinking about someone else? Should I tell my … Continue reading What therapists say it means if you think about an ex during sex

Listen up: These healthy nutrition plans could keep your hearing sharp

November 20, 2019 at 07:30PM by CWC The fact that how you eat affects your mind and body is hardly breaking news. And if you’re not yet thinking about how the food on your plate impacts auditory health, you’re about to get an earful. A new study published in the American Journal of Epidemiology suggests that … Continue reading Listen up: These healthy nutrition plans could keep your hearing sharp

4 inspiring entrepreneurs are sharing their top savings advice (and it’s *good*)

November 20, 2019 at 04:30AM by CWC https://content.jwplatform.com/players/ROx4P2E7-AjgxWzQ7.js Take it from the pros—it is possible to break that cycle and put money away, with the help of a little savings advice. Here, four entrepreneurs who have achieved their dreams of having successful careers in the wellness world are sharing the tips they learned along the … Continue reading 4 inspiring entrepreneurs are sharing their top savings advice (and it’s *good*)

The knockout foods UFC fighter Maycee Barber swears by for energy and strength in the ring

November 18, 2019 at 03:00PM by CWC Mixed martial artist Maycee Barber—who’s currently ranked number 10 in the UFC women’s flyweight rankings—knows first-hand that you can’t enter a ring only-half fueled for a fight. Not giving your body the fuel it needs is a major weakness in MMA, and it’s one she works closely with … Continue reading The knockout foods UFC fighter Maycee Barber swears by for energy and strength in the ring

Bring back the heat to your sexless relationship using an intimacy pro’s top 4 tips

November 18, 2019 at 01:00PM by CWC No matter how intensely a flame of passion may burn during the newlywed phase—or any other point in a marriage—desire can ebb and flow. And, over the years, a burning fire is liable to downshift into a spark. That spark can then fade and perhaps even blow out … Continue reading Bring back the heat to your sexless relationship using an intimacy pro’s top 4 tips