Beauty travel products have a permanent spot in our luggage, as these products are a part of our daily routine. You can bring a toiletry bottle to apply an intense moisturizer in order to fight the dehydrating effects of cabin pressure. Also, it’s a good idea to carry some hand sanitizer and keep your hands off your face to minimize breakouts.In this article, you’ll find a selection of beauty essentials that are perfect for all of your trips.
We know Matthew Perry from the famous sitcom, Friends, where he plays a funny, nice guy who’s always in a good mood. Real life, however, can be more dramatic and complicated, and in November, the actor shared his heartbreaking memoir, Friends, Lovers, and the Big Terrible Thing, which is a literal confession.
Our bodies are amazing machines that we rely on every day. However, sometimes we unknowingly do things that negatively affect our health and well-being. Let’s discuss some normalized habits that aren’t healthy for us and how to avoid them.
The internet gave birth to an enormous amount of beauty gurus who advertise, advise, and sometimes even invent various tricks to take care of themselves. However, the abundance and affordability of information require increased critical thinking because not all of these so-called advisors are experts in the beauty sphere. Perhaps you have already been inspired by someone’s example and do vacuum cupping or cleanse your face with ultrasound brushes. In this article, we are going to talk about the disadvantages of these methods.
When our life is in danger, the success or failure of the outcome depends on what we do within the first few seconds. It’s extremely important to know how you are going to behave and what you are going to do at this moment. The best advice is to not panic but to act with a sense of calmness. Even if you fall down on subway tracks or find yourself in the middle of a burning forest.
Migraines can cause pain so intense that only those who have experienced it can truly understand. Getting relief is extremely difficult, and many times, conventional remedies don’t work. That’s why Bright Side is bringing you some unusual tips for treating migraines. If you’ve tried everything and nothing has worked, what do you have to lose by trying just a few more remedies?
Some surprising factors like brushing your teeth and washing your face at the same time can increase your risk for acne. You may feel like you’re doing everything you’re supposed to be doing for your skin, but the breakouts still won’t clear up. As it turns out, there’s likely an underlying reason for that.
We don’t want to see super-realism in every movie, but sometimes the things that scriptwriters do are beyond acceptable. We just hope that when people see these scenes in movies, they don’t think that they are realistic and they don’t want to try and do the same thing in real life.
There are very few true ladies out there. They’re well-educated, well-mannered, well-groomed, they respect other people and themselves, and they’re kind and calm. And, of course, they know etiquette rules which allow them to feel confident in any group of people and manage to avoid a lot of awkward situations.
Burning, dull, sharp pain or cramping in different areas of your belly can tell a lot about how your body currently feels. Since the belly contains a lot of important organs and nerve endings, there are many factors that can cause pain in different places. An unhealthy diet, too much food, and some medication can cause ulcers, gallstones, or even heartburn. That’s why it’s important to locate the pain and take the necessary measures immediately.
Nice bartenders who offer free cocktails and snacks aren’t always sincere: perhaps they’re trying to gain your trust to trick you. They can be true wizards who turn wine into champagne and strong tea with pepper into expensive cognac so well that you don’t even notice it.
This has probably happened to you: some overhyped beauty product made your skin feel like the Sahara desert, and a so-called “moisturizing” face mask made it feel even drier than before. But it doesn’t mean that you have to get rid of every beauty product you have. Maybe all you have to do is change the way you use some of the products.
Do you use a day cream, face scrub, or toner on a daily basis? If so, are you sure that your skin really needs all these products? Turns out, we waste millions of dollars every year on useless beauty items that can’t actually minimize our pores, plump our cheeks, or fix those little wrinkles around our eyes. Unfortunately, we don’t even think of this and continue wasting our money as our eyes are attracted to cute packaging and colorful ads on TV.
If you watch soap operas often, you might feel like you’ve seen every plot twist in the book. The main male character is usually rich, while the main female character comes from a lower class. Some other characters find out that they are siblings which were separated in childhood. And of course, no soap opera can do without someone falling into a coma or getting amnesia.
Regular phones stopped being smart years ago. But today you can do virtually anything with a smartphone, and there are even a few secret hacks we bet you didn’t know about. Even though they have a very friendly interface, which doesn’t require a huge learning curve, there are some things that even tech-savvy people don’t know. Nobody can know about every little trick there is, and that’s where we step in.
Many women like homemade facial and body masks and scrubs. There are millions of recipes on the internet, but you have to know which products are safe and which ingredients are really dangerous and can lead to inflammation and other unpleasant symptoms.
For some people, eating at night is a nightmare, and for some — it’s a constant reason for jokes. However, this process can be made very easy and harmless if you substitute donuts and sausages with healthy foods such as cheese and popcorn.
According to statistics, from 5 to 60% of people in the world suffer from different levels of bad breath. Even if you take care of your mouth every day and don’t eat lots of garlic, sometimes bad breath can be very sneaky and even ruin a date or a meeting. But what can you do if it’s an emergency and you don’t have gum? Here you can find some fast solutions that can help with this problem.
While working as a wedding planner, I used to ask newlyweds after their big day what they would like to have changed about their event if they could. Some answered that they wouldn’t change anything, but some people talked about the things that they really regretted.
Most people are aware of how amazing honey is for sweetening your food when you don’t want to use sugar or how perfectly it softens your cakes and cookies. But honey is so much more than just a tasty treat, it has dozens of other uses due to its healing and antibiotic properties. No wonder that in Ancient Egypt it was used as a medicine more often than any other substance.
It’s no secret that every little detail of our lives affects us in one way or another. The way we hold ourselves, think of ourselves and take care of ourselves are essential to our appearance. It is important to remember that our everyday habits affect us the most.
According to the UK Government’s National Department of Health, the average smoker needs over 5,000 cigarettes per year, which means that they must spend a lot of money to buy them. The economic crisis and the arrival of e-cigarettes have both made it easier and essential for many people to quit smoking. However, e-cigarettes have not been proven to help smokers quit smoking for good and end up getting them hooked on vaping. Therefore, smokers have to turn to other options and solutions that are way healthier, but require great willpower.
A vacation is a great time that not only gives us an opportunity to rest from work but also to see new things, meet new people, and take some cool photos. But a vacation can also be a great opportunity to get in shape. Read our recommendations on how to get a great body. Everyone will like these: both the people who love being active and those who enjoy sitting on the beach.
Weight gain is often associated with overeating and can be caused by various hormones going berserk. While gaining weight is easy, losing it is not. Various triggers like stress, age, genes, and poor lifestyle choices can cause a hormonal imbalance leading to obesity.
Lunch menus reveal a lot about a person. Some people get to enjoy caviar and wine, while others have a bottle of Coca-Cola with bananas and sweets. For example, a ballet dancer consumes 2 times more calories than an average man, Finnish military officers can’t imagine a lunch break without a glass of milk, and mountain climbers can’t live without instant noodles.
Our walk is a complicated process: each step involves our nervous system and skeletal system, and it’s so automatic, that we even don’t notice it. Some superstitions claim that someone’s walk can reveal a lot of things about them. There are 7 quirks that can indicate something more serious is going on, and they’ve even been confirmed by scientific research.
We, ladies, are so different, but there’s one thing that unites us. Yes, period cramps. You can hardly find a woman who hasn’t experienced them at least once in her life, and most of us experience them regularly. Every month, millions of women around the world wish to change bodies with men so as not to experience this pain — or at least have a treatment that can help them stand straight. Hold on, ladies! Bright Side has found 13 ways to help you fight those lady pains and easily survive this time of the month. Check them out!
No matter whether you’re an adult or a kid, you probably have your own list of favorite cartoons. Unfortunately, some kids’ shows are banned in several countries. Bright Side has found an explanation for such measures against popular animated movies.
Every woman possesses a natural allure and charm that help her look inimitable no matter what. True beauty doesn’t need tons of makeup to be appreciated. To create a perfect image, all you need to do is to add a few useful tricks to your arsenal of everyday magic!
"You are what you eat" is an adage known to everyone. But what we do before a meal also has a great impact on our health. Bright Side is going to tell you about 9 things you can’t do on an empty stomach (no less than 2 hours after your last meal). As a bonus, you’ll find information about what you can do when you’re hungry at the end of the article.
Natural home remedies can relieve different kinds of pain and make you feel a lot better. If the problem isn’t that serious and you’re absolutely sure it doesn’t require professional care, you can turn to our generous Mother Nature for help. We at Bright Side thought you should know more about these natural alternatives for treating ailments safely and effectively.
Dust is one of the main enemies of your computer. No matter how hard we try to keep it clean, no matter what we do, dust from the air still settles on the computer, preventing it from working and making you sneeze constantly. Bright Side collected some tips on how to easily clean your computer from dust and dirt with the help of available items.
Have you ever felt frustrated that you can’t make old or well-loved things look and feel as good as new again? Well, the chances are there’s a way to overcome this problem — you just didn’t know the secret.
We spend about a third of our life sleeping. Both the quality of our night’s rest and our overall health depend directly on our sleep posture and on what we do before going to bed. We at Bright Side have put together recommendations from top specialists on how to sleep properly to fix all of your health problems.
The less dust there’s in the house, the more cheerful and healthy the people are. Unfortunately, it’s not so easy to get rid of it. Bright Side has found for you several pieces of advice which will help to cope with the dust more quickly and efficiently. By the way, they’re cheap and simple!