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Why It’s Time To Move On From Coconut Oil

Coconut oil has become so popular that it’s been incorporated into everything from food, skincare, and makeup products. If you pick up a face moisturizer, you’ll probably see on the packaging that the product now “contains coconut oil” as if coconut oil is a new revelation and for some people it is, but now its time to move on. In recent years, research shows that coconut oil has a level 4 Comedogenic rating. Comedogenic ratings which scale from 0 to 5 help determine how oils and emollients wil

20 Things Everyone Gets Wrong About God Of War

Sony made a huge impression on gamers when the first God of War game debuted. Gamers were impressed with how fun the combat was (even if it was full of button mashing), and how the game's story drew you into its world. With the success of the first game, Sony commission another, and another, and (you guessed it) another. Kratos instantly became a character who was hard to forget. Kratos served the Olympian gods as a soldier before things began to go south. Kratos was tricked and betrayed in the

If You Hate Overnight Oats Here’s A Great Alternative!

After giving overnight oats a try, I realized that it wasn’t for me because I still hated the texture of the oats after it was submerged in coconut milk. Overnight oats just tasted like cold oatmeal to me. Which in turn just made me toss the whole idea out the window. If you don’t like oatmeal, or just don’t like overnight oats in general then you know what I’m talking about. So, I continued my search for the perfect breakfast item. I went to google to look for an alternative for overnight oats

What Products To Use If You Have Sensitive Skin

Having really sensitive skin makes you miss out on a lot of products in the beauty industry. You might want to try new cult favorites, a cleanser or moisturizer, but you’re hesitant because you’re worried your skin might break out and then you have to spend time resetting your skin, getting it back to normal. Instead of trying to figure out what products might or might not work for you. We’ve taken out the guesswork for you and came up with a great list of products that work for sensitive skin

5 Great Clothing Websites For Plus Sized Women

Being a plus sized woman is great, but sometimes It can come with a little struggle. According to quartzy.qz.com, the size of the average American women can be anywhere from a size 10, to a 16. This also depends on clothing brands as well. If you’re a frequent shopper of H&M like I am. You might have discovered their sizing to be different from other brands. For example, H&M doesn’t carry size 16 in their stores. In fact, they only carry up to size 14. Leaving you to order larger sizes online.

Why The Show The Bold Type Is A Step In The Right Direction

The Bold Type focuses on 3 young women in their mid-twenties trying to find themselves and thrive within their careers, while working at Scarlet magazine, and living in New York City. Cliche intro yes, but The Bold Type is much more than that. The characters Kat Edison (Aisha Dee), is discovering her sexuality and a new relationship with a Muslim artist named Adena. Sutton Brady (Meghann Fahy) is trying to find a new career outside of being an assistant, and Jane Sloan (Katie Stevens), is a

The Newest Dating Trend: Orbiting

2018 has brought us a lot of trends and some of the biggest dating trends to date. Ghosting, breadcrumbing, stashing, and now the latest trend, orbiting. No, it doesn’t have anything to do with space, but if you aren’t careful you might find yourself a victim of orbiting. Unfortunately, when it comes to online dating there is no easy way to escape these trends. Have you ever met someone, you two hang out? You have an awesome time together, and request each other on social media. Or you might kn

What Happened To 90's Romcom's?

90’s Rom-Coms have probably been your best friend from the time you were a young teen. If you were born in the early 90’s or the 80’s. 90’s Rom-Coms had a special place in your heart. You probably watched 10 Things I Hate About You, wishing and dreaming that Patrick Verona, played by Heath Ledger was your boyfriend. You probably also wished that you were best friends with Cher, in Clueless, who was played by Alicia Silverstone. Maybe you thought you could be Julianne’s best friend in My Best

5 Ways To Participate And Take Action During Pride Month

It’s pride month! and it’s more than just seeing people who are a part of the LGBTQ+ community out and about and being proud. It’s more than changing your phone wallpaper to the pride colors. Pride is about the LGBTQ+ community fighting and continuing to fight for equal rights. Even if you don’t know anyone who is  LGBTQ+, doesn’t mean you can’t be a part of the movement. Most people love a good party but throwing a pride party celebration is a great way for you to skip the crowded parades and

What to Look Forward To At E3 This Year

E3 is the Electronic Entertainment Expo that started in the 90’s. A weekend convention that takes place every year in June. centered around all things games related. Big companies come from all around the world, to show off new games that are in the works. Giving fans a look at demos and gameplay of anticipating releases. This year is no different, so this is what you can expect this year from E3 Square Enixhas been in some hot water recently with the whole Final Fantasy XV: Royal Editiondeb

Curly Hair Struggles and How to Remedy Them: Summer Edition

Summer is the season every year to look forward to. Longer days, hot warm weather, great clothes, and summer fun. One thing that might put a pinch in your summer plans is your hair. Heat and Humidity can be the enemy of curly hair. So, here are some tips on how to let your curly hair slay during the summer season. Washing your curly hair constantly strips your strands of their natural oils. Instead of shampooing every couple of days, just rinse your hair with water to get rid of the extra oils

The Latest Potentially Dangerous Beauty Trend

Everything from makeup to skincare. Korean Beauty is an example of a trend that is here to stay. Women have accepted Korean beauty products with open arms, because of the benefits they offer. The problem with beauty trends is even though they don’t stick around for too long, they sometimes end up leaving a negative impression. The latest beauty trend is ‘Appetite Suppressant’ lollipops. Made by the company Flat Tummy Tea Co. Flat Tummy Teas have been around for years and the company sponsors wo

Halloween 2017 Books: Best New Releases, Thrillers & Reads

With Halloween right around the corner, there are so many different ways to get into the holiday spirit. From decorating your place to shopping for a ton of candy that you know you’ll devour in a matter of days, the list of Hallow’s Eve celebrations goes on and on. One of the best ways to get into the swing of Halloween is a good, new read, but not just any kind. Try a psychological thriller. There’s nothing like cozying up with a book, but what about a book that keeps you up all night and stay

Eddie Johnson, Sexual Assault: Full Story, Comments

After the emergence of Harvey Weinstein’s history of sexual harassment and assault and the widespread takeover of Alyssa Milano’s #MeToo social media campaign, sexual violence against women has taken a spot as one of the hottest talking points and controversies today. So many people have spoken out, from politicians to celebrities. Eddie Bernice Johnson, a congresswoman from Texas, recently decided to argue her own point about sexual assault: that it isn’t just men that are responsible for sexu

Concrn App: Full Story, Must-See Details & Features

Concrn is a mobile app that hopes to serve as the 911 alternative for anyone in need during a mental health crisis. With the rise of recent incidents and statistics, Concrn’s mission is one of immediate necessity. According to TechCrunch, 80%of calls made to the police are mental health-related. Unfortunately, police officers aren’t exactly trained to respond to these situations. That’s where Concrn comes in. The app connects you to responders who are not only compassionate but who are also tr

Latina Equal Pay Day 2017: Meaning, Details & Statistics

You may have heard of Latina Equal Pay Day or maybe you’ve seen it on a calendar or social media, but you might not know exactly the meaning behind the holiday. What exactly is the purpose behind Latina Equal Pay Day? Today marks the day on which the salaries of Latina women finally catch up to what white male workers made last year in 2016. For centuries, women have been seeking independence from men, and the fight for equal pay has been grueling for so many women. That fight that is far from

Cleveland State Homophobic Posters: Full Story, Details & Tweets

The Cleveland State University campus is outraged over anti-LGBTQ posters hung on on the school’s grounds. To say that the following details are triggering is an understatement, so please be warned that there is graphic discussion of suicide and homophobia in relation to the poster. The fliers encouraged LGBTQ-identified students to kill themselves, used homophobic slurs and touted troubling statistics about the high rate of suicides in the LGBTQ community. Ronald Berkman, the President of CSU

iOs 11 Emergency Lock: Full Story & Details Of Feature

iOS 11 came with a bunch of fun, new features that also make our iPhone experiences easier. But there is one feature that every woman should have enabled it’s this one: the phone allows you to place an emergency SOS call while your phone is locked. If you knew about the old SOS feature, you knew that you could call 911 from a locked phone, but that required you to dial the number or tell Siri to do it, which could alert your attacker in a potentially dangerous situations and sometimes didn’t wo

Saudi Arabia Driving Ban: Full Story & Must-See Details

Saudi Arabia announced that they are lifting a ban barring women from driving. The country’s Muslim monarchy finally agreed to end the law today after years of enforcing it. There are several different reasons for the law’s existence in the first place. Some men believe it to be completely inappropriate for women to drive, that it could lead to the decline of Saudi families. Another frequently cited reason is that men wouldn’t know how to handle women driving in cars next to them, let alone whe

Curly Hair Memes: Funniest GIFs & Photos For Textured Hair

As a curly girl, I already know that our hair tends to be rebellious. From finding the perfect products to tame our curls to battling summer with its constant humidity, it can be a lot to handle. I know that it all comes with the territory, but it can be an uphill battle. What also comes with the territory of having curly hair are the many things that people say. There is always someone that loves to chime in about our lovely locks. Here are eight things that someone just has to say every time