Naomi Watts Wants Everyone to Talk About Menopause

Naomi Watts is done whispering about menopause. “When I arrived at [the transition], the marketplace of products and information was lonely, scary, painful…and shameful,” she says. “I would look for books to learn more, but I felt I had to hide them, and even my friends were nervous to talk about it.” That experience inspired […]

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A Survival Guide to the Infected Fungus ‘Zombies’ of The Last of Us

Welcome, students of The Last of Us, to Fungus Zombies 101. In this seminar, we’ll cover the basics of what’s known as the cordyceps infection, how it spreads throughout a host’s lifetime, and why it ought to haunt your nightmares. Ready? Let’s dive in! In the new HBO show The Last of Us—and the 2013 […]

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The Substitute

A humble school teacher is forced into a stand off against a local drug lord in Diego Lerman’s compelling, though overly-contrived drama. Lucio (Juan Minjín) is unsettled from the off in Diego Lerman’s The Substitute: his new Buenos Aires flat is sparsely furnished; the class he has just become substitute teacher for a class that […]

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Victoria Beckham’s Beauty Gift Guide for the Party Hoppers

The beauty of Victoria Beckham’s audience is that they span all walks of life—depending on when the British superstar was introduced into their life. Was it the sleek bob, glossy brown lip Posh era? Maybe you met VB during her entrepreneurial shift to clothing in 2008 with her eponymous label, or even her namesake beauty […]

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You’ve Been Applying Your Skincare All Wrong

The golden rule of skincare has always been to wear SPF, as it’s a godsend product for addressing anti-aging, preventing and reducing dark spots, and offering protection from the sun. Truth is, SPF alone can’t address every skincare woe you may be dealing with, and often, it’s the big guns—targeted serums, gentle cleansers, hydrating moisturizers, […]

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Do I Need to Invest In a Facial Steamer? Yes, You Do.

When you’re mapping out a self-care moment, even with the best face masks and massaging rollers, your pamper session won’t feel complete until a facial steamer is in the mix. Also used by licensed estheticians, facial steamers are beloved for their numerous relaxation and beauty benefits, including opening up your pores, allowing products to penetrate […]

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