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  • Get off to a great start to the new year. 7 healthy habits to master this week

    Get off to a great start to the new year. 7 healthy habits to master this week

    Resolutions are creeping up on us — and we can almost see them lurking behind all the winter comfort foods and festive cocktails. But who says we have to wait until the new year to start thinking about our health goals?Going all out once the calendar turns to 2023, without a gradual transition, will set […]

  • When You Should Take Down Your Christmas Tree, Experts Say

    When You Should Take Down Your Christmas Tree, Experts Say

    In some ways, taking down the Christmas tree after the holidays can feel a bit like unloading luggage from a whirlwind vacation. You’ve created some great memories, but now is the time to brush off the fallen pine needles and start fresh in the new year.Well, it depends.Some believe that Christmas trees – real or […]

  • You don’t need more self-esteem if you want to be more confident, experts say.

    You don’t need more self-esteem if you want to be more confident, experts say.

    On the long list of desires in life—health, happiness, fulfillment—feeling authentic, genuinely feeling good about yourself is probably the number one goal for many. It’s about building self-confidence, which often means improving your self-esteem — an internal judgment of self-worth or “valuation of worth,” says Kristin Neff, Ph.D., an associate professor of educational psychology at […]

  • Should Zinc Be In Your Skincare Routine?

    Should Zinc Be In Your Skincare Routine?

    Yes, there’s zinc in your favorite mineral sunscreen, but there’s a lot more to this dermatology favorite.When referring to zinc in relation to our skin care products, we are usually referring to sunscreen. One of the main ingredients in mineral sunscreens, which is used to block UV rays from the skin, is zinc oxide. However, […]

  • Celebrating New Years Eve with the kids? Experts share how to deal with late bedtimes, family resolutions, and more

    Celebrating New Years Eve with the kids? Experts share how to deal with late bedtimes, family resolutions, and more

    Most kids can’t wait to become adults. From their point of view, we have all the freedom in the world, and no one is accountable to us (if they know the truth). New Years Eve is a perfect example. We adults can stay up until midnight, clink champagne glasses and celebrate with no time for […]

  • Sadie Sink looks stunning in black roaring ’20s gown at ‘Whale’ screening

    Sadie Sink looks stunning in black roaring ’20s gown at ‘Whale’ screening

    From levitating to Kate Bush’s “Running Up That Hill” in “Stranger Things” Season 4 to crying in Taylor Swift’s “All Too Well” short, Sadie Sheen Grae continues to show us the range of her acting. In her latest project, a psychological drama called “The Whale,” the actress plays the estranged daughter of a grieving English […]

  • If You Want Long Hair in 2023, Start Using Chebe

    If You Want Long Hair in 2023, Start Using Chebe

    Chadian women have been using this ancient ingredient for centuries.All natural hair is beautiful regardless of length or texture. Now, if maintaining length is one of your 2023 goals, then you might want to consider adding Chebe to your routine.“Chebe is a shrub that grows in the mountains of my country, Chad,” explains Salva-Petersen, whose […]

  • 7 Skincare Trends You Need to Know About in 2023

    7 Skincare Trends You Need to Know About in 2023

    The skincare routine of BAZAAR’s beauty editors is constantly evolving, thanks to the latest research and frequent product testing. In my case, I’ve probably discovered a new favorite serum about 357 times since joining the team. Like our everyday beauty regimens, the best skincare trends are growing and changing rapidly, but a few are etched […]

  • What Do Facials Do For Your Skin?

    What Do Facials Do For Your Skin?

    Experts explain all the benefits of this popular skin treatment.Facials are one of those skin treatments that get talked about so often we just assume it’s good for us. But what exactly is a facial? And more importantly — what does a facial do for your skin?Simply put, or as celebrity esthetician Joanna Czech tells […]

  • Hair Accessories Are a Playful Beauty Trend for the Holidays

    Hair Accessories Are a Playful Beauty Trend for the Holidays

    Now is the time to shine and shine.When you’re not ready to change up your hair color or hairstyle, hair accessories are a quick, fun way to change up your look. While we love statement headbands and sparkly clips as much as anyone, hair accessories have to be some of the funniest when it comes […]

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