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Cultures Of Beauty, Technologies Of The Economy

A woman looks at an information board featuring "before and after" photos of plastic surgery performed at Shanghai Kinway Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery in Shanghai,...

Lipstick in kindergarten? South Korea’s K-beauty cosmetics industry targets young girls

Last year in kindergarten, Yang Hye-ji developed her morning routine. Uniform? Check. Homework? Check. Makeup? Definitely. "Makeup makes me look pretty," the 7-year-old said on...

Hey, Beauty Brands, Posting a Black Girl on Instagram Once in a While Isn’t Enough

When Instagram first debuted in 2010, people welcomed the democratic, visual platform enthusiastically. Anyone who took pretty pictures could rise to fame. Any business with...

Black Owned Beauty Month, Day 7: Winged Victory

Sometimes, a good wing can really pick you up. That was my lesson on Thursday night, when, after a particularly challenging day, I opted for...

Is clean beauty a skincare revolution – or a pointless indulgence?

Their lids gleam under the shop lights: bottles made of elegant black or vivid green glass stand alongside white tubes with bold, minimalist lettering. These...

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Focus On Health Column with Dr. Janie Unruh, PhD

Carbohydrates, proteins, and fats are the main sources of nutrients for our body, but carbohydrates are the most preferred source and easily converted into energy...

Does vitamin-D supplement help you to lose weight?

Vitamin-D, or the sunshine vitamin, is known to be produced by our body with a mild exposure in the sun, or by consuming certain food...

Diet changes and nutrition can make a big difference to diabetes management

According to the study conducted by the researchers from Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, the weight, blood sugars, and cholesterol levels of diabetics can be...

Healthy Diet: 4 Broccoli Salad Recipes That You’ll Want To Make Tonight

Broccoli is a deeply-divisive vegetable. George Bush Sr hated even the sight of it, banning it from being served even from Air Force One. "And...

6 hair and skincare tips to be summer ready

With summer comes melting make-up, smeared eyeliner, and super-sticky hair. Hence, it is important to give proper care to your skin and hair. Sushma Khan,...

High-sugar diet in children tied to lower cognitive development

Study also found children whose mothers ate large amounts of processed foods and drank sugary sodas during pregnancy scored lower on tests.  Children who had...