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Beauty Is Wellness: The Fall Soup’s a Major Anti-Ager

This fall, make room for this anti-ager on your plate— or in your soup bowl, using the recipe ahead.

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Boost Longevity with Leaner Food, More Exercise

Do we really require, as a people, to be told still to avoid sugary desserts and couch-potato behavior? New research from Sweden sheds new light on the consequences of unhealthy habits during a span of

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No Partisan Politics for Climate Hero Award

And the winner is … William J. Clinton AND George W. Bush, at least when it comes to the inaugural Climate Hero Award sponsored by the U.S. Senate Climate Change Clearinghouse. The George W. Bush Presidential Center in

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Vapour Organic Beauty Co-Founder Krysia Boinis: Cosmetics for a Cause

Welcome to Better Organic Choice (BOC), a column focusing on makeup, skincare and beauty tips, tricks, adventures and product advice for the holistically hip. We cover the best in green glam, behind the scenes

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Arthritis and Joint Support in Fashionable Leggings

Great for the office, yoga class or a night on the town, I tried these yoga-perfect leggings to feel more support under skirts, more like a pair of tights than leggings, but they totally

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Upcycled Lamps With A Clean Conscience

There are many things you can do to reduce the impact of your laundry loads on the environment. According to the EPA (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency) washing and drying laundry at home is one

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Beauty Is Wellness: Getting Pretty with Pumpkin

Welcome to Beauty Is Wellness, a column about the link between nutrition, lifestyle and beauty based on my health coaching practice of the same name. I’m thrilled to share information about my favorite beauty

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Delicious Garden Vegetables Ripen Into Autumn

Here in temperate Los Angeles, sandwiched sexily between the Mediterranean-like Santa Monica Mountain ranges and the sea-green Pacific, I can still pluck end-of-summer cherry tomatoes off our vines in the little garden out back.

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Tony Vargas: The man behind Tilth Beauty

Let me be honest, as a sustainable beauty expert I receive a great deal of products labeled natural (which really means nothing ). Some products are made with good intentions, but only a few of them are made with a real understanding of what sustainable really is.

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Super Soul Sunday

Mindfulness and spirituality are the subjects that Oprah will be exploring on the new season of Super Soul Sunday, the Emmy Award-winning show airing on September 22 on OWN, the Oprah Winfrey Network, at

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