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Mon 08.03

Refreshing Summer Popsicle Ideas to Try Now

Anyone who knows me knows that I don’t like to cook. In fact, I moved into a new apartment six months ago and I still don’t have a stove or oven…and I have a huge kitchen!! Thanks to the Zoku, however, I can make myself an inexpensive, healthy snack and it’s not burdensome.

Thu 07.30

We Chat With Madonna’s Former Trainer, Nicole Winhoffer

Nicole Winhoffer, best known as Madonna’s longtime trainer, is poised to be the next big name in fitness. Currently, she can mostly be found in NYC where her downtown classes attract a loyal cult following who love her upbeat energy and sweat-inducing moves.

Wed 07.29
Is All Toothpaste Really Created Equal?

Is All Toothpaste Really Created Equal?

If you’ve ever wanted to feel like you’re at a spa when you’re actually at the dentist’s office (I’m serious…), head to Dr. Victoria Veytsman’s office.

Mon 07.27

It’s Hot! Alternatives to Heat Styling Products

Walk into Mark Garrison’s namesake Manhattan salon and you just might see one of his many celebrity clients, which include Scarlett Johansson, Ashley Judd and Sandra Bullock. The affable hair expert clearly knows a thing or two about styling-discerning clients.

Thu 07.23
How to Speed Up the Fading of Acne Discoloration

How to Speed Up the Fading of Acne Discoloration

You know the feeling of waking up, looking in the mirror, and feeling your heart sink as you spot a major blemish? That feeling when it’s all you can see or think about, and you convince yourself that clearly everyone is noticing and starring at it when you speak?

Wed 07.22
Pace, Nicolette

Foods that will Affect Your Mood for the Better – and the Worse

It’s no secret that eating chocolate and french fries tends to only cause temporary delight (it’s not for nothing that they say “a moment on the lips, a lifetime on the hips…”). But that’s not all. Food can greatly affect our mood, and it goes way beyond “food guilt.”

Tue 07.21

Foods with Built-In UV Protection

When it comes to sun protection, sunscreen is a non-negotiable, but you can boost its effects by loading up on certain foods that have been proven to have SPF power too. To find out more about what these foods are, I turned to Stacy Goldberg, MPH, RN, BSN, and Lexi Sinclair of Savorfull.

Mon 07.20

Foods that will Help Your Skin Glow

Like most things in life, we have to consider skin holistically. There isn’t one magic food that will give you glowing skin. Stress, hormones, sleep, the products you’re using, your diet — these are all factors contributing to your skin’s current state and appearance.

Fri 07.17
Healthy Cocktail Ideas Using Seasonal Fruits

Healthy Cocktail Ideas Using Seasonal Fruits

I’m not a big drinker, but when it’s hot and muggy, who doesn’t love relaxing on a rooftop or in a backyard with a refreshing, ice cold drink? Brownie points if they’re made with fresh, in-season fruits.