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This cult-fave polish brand is coming to Target, so I’d better learn how to paint my own nails

February 08, 2019 at 10:18AM by CWC I could write a master’s thesis on all of the beauty brands worth buying at Target right now. Love Beauty and Planet! W3ll People! Shea Moisture! Plus, all of those great aluminum-free deodorants are making clean personal care way more accessible. Clearly, there’s good reason why it’s literally impossible…Continue Reading →

Infected hangnails have met their match with *this* essential oil

October 23, 2018 at 10:02AM Spotting a hangnail wreaking havoc on your otherwise flawless manicure is a beauty SOS moment in an of itself, but add a nasty infection to the equation, and you’ll be Googling furiously for a quick solution. According to Leigh Winters, MS, a neuroscientist and former fellow at Columbia University’s Spirituality…Continue Reading →

This creepy-crawly K-beauty ingredient could be the cure for your under-eye circles

January 28, 2019 at 10:53AM by CWC You can oat-milk matcha-latte your way out of a lot of the symptoms of a crappy night’s sleep, but there’s one thing that no amount of caffeine is going to fix after you’ve spent multiple hours tossing and turning: the dark circles that stake out under your eyes….Continue Reading →

Your guide to complete proteins when you don’t eat meat

January 28, 2019 at 08:39AM by CWC Here’s the question every vegetarian and vegan dreads the most: “How do you get enough protein?” (The runner-up: “Don’t you miss bacon?”) It’s an annoying, but well-meaning question. After all, the most common forms of protein—you know, the macronutrient responsible for building muscle, repairing tissue, and assisting in…Continue Reading →

Sniff on these essential oils next time you feel a headache coming on

December 21, 2018 at 09:52AM If you’ve ever been around someone who smells like they bathed in cologne, you’ll be very aware that some scents can make your head pound. (Personal flashback: Getting hotboxed by Acqua Di Gio in a high-school driver’s ed car.) But it turns out that sniffing essential oils for headaches can have…Continue Reading →

4 Wellness Destinations for the Ultimate New Year’s Getaway—And Why That’s the Best Way to Start 2019

December 04, 2018 at 06:30PM As you near the end of the year, it’s inevitable you start itching for a change of pace. And what better way to implement a true shift in your perspective than literally heading somewhere, you know, new?   “Travel is always a reset, much like the new year,” says travel…Continue Reading →

Canker sores are the absolute worst, but these home remedies could help

December 01, 2018 at 07:00AM Like an accidental dry-shampoo overdose or a bad first date, canker sores can strike anyone at anytime, without warning. So it’s important to have an arsenal of home remedies for canker sores at your disposal—that way, you know exactly how to deal with your mouth ulcer so it doesn’t slow down…Continue Reading →

12 foods that are good for your heart (including, yes, avocados)

November 28, 2018 at 09:27AM Here’s a shocker: According to new research published in the journal Circulation, 31 percent of people hospitalized for heart attacks in 2010-2014 were young women. Add to that the fact that heart disease is the leading cause of death for women in the United States, and it should be pretty clear to…Continue Reading →

Meet Hers, the digital service for women that’s like the Glossier of pharmaceuticals

November 02, 2018 at 09:02AM Taking proper care of yourself usually means dealing with high copays from multiple different doctor’s visits—and pricey prescriptions—to get what you need to stay healthy. Not only is scheduling in appointments and tracking down your meds basically a full-time job, but it’s also horrible for your bank account. That’s about…Continue Reading →

This is the one body part you’re not paying attention to but should be

October 19, 2018 at 11:20AM You might have a robust skin-care routine. You know, the kind that includes a 5-step ritual for your face,  the best natural shampoos and conditioners for shiny hair, and supplements for healthy nails, and yet you still might not be paying attention to one very important body part—your legs. “Your legs can really tell you a…Continue Reading →

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