How to Have More Confidence – PureWow

How to Have More Confidence – PureWow

Don’t fret, though, because we know all her secrets. She’s Always Positive. Lets just say the (wine) glass is always half full. She Compliments Others. Not only will you make somebody else feel great, but you’ll also feel great yourself and prove that you’re confident enough to be generous with your praise. (Ever notice its the insecure people who have to put others down?) She Doesn’t Compare Herself to Others. Since confidence comes from within, it wont do you any good to play the measure-up game. See full story on…

7 Common Cleaning Mistakes You’re Making – PureWow

7 Common Cleaning Mistakes You’re Making – PureWow

Keep an eye out for these seven cleaning sins. Loading Your Silverware in One Direction. If you load all of your forks, knives and spoons handle-side up in the dishwasher, youre keeping the hot water (which shoots out from the middle) from reaching the caked-on food. Instead, load spoons and forks handle-side down and knives handle-side up so you don’t cut yourself when taking them out. Using an Old Sponge Even after using it two or three times, bacteria will begin to grow in your sponge, and it can spread…

Healthy Dessert Recipes: 7 Low-Calorie Desserts – PureWow

Healthy Dessert Recipes: 7 Low-Calorie Desserts – PureWow

Yep, ice cream’s on there You love sweets, but ugh, cue the personal guilt trip every time you indulge. Here, seven low-cal options you (and your waistline) will love. RELATED: 8 Summer Snacks That Might Help You Lose Weight Skinny Taste LEMON AND GINGER ICE POPS The recipe calls for only 3/4 cup of sugar (serving size is 10 pops), but you can totally reduce it if desired–most of the flavor comes from the lemon juice and fresh ginger. This sour/spicy combo is refreshing and low-cal. Get the recipe Ambitious…

6 Secrets of Fabulous Women – PureWow

6 Secrets of Fabulous Women – PureWow

This woman has done it all and seems to have everything figured out. Here are the secrets of these kinds of fabulous (but not frivolous) ladies. They shop selectively. You know that thing about buying quality over quantity? She is always the best-dressed person in any room. And she tells the funniest stories. This woman has done it all and seems to have everything figured out. You would hate her…if she weren’t so damn cool. Here are the secrets of these kinds of fabulous (but not frivolous) ladies. Her Instagram…

5 Eyebrow Techniques to Know | Makeup Tutorials – PureWow

5 Eyebrow Techniques to Know | Makeup Tutorials – PureWow

Considering that brows frame your entire face, knowing how to properly groom them is probably one of the most important beauty skills to master. Without them, everything else–from your eye shadow to your lipstick–would sort of just float on a blank, expressionless canvas. Whether you’re completely clueless or just looking to improve your technique, here are five ways to make the most of your arches. How to trim them Most of the time, all you really need is a little snip. To do this, comb your brows straight up with…

8 Summer Snack Recipes to Help With Weight Loss – PureWow

8 Summer Snack Recipes to Help With Weight Loss – PureWow

  One of the best parts of this season is the abundance of light, tasty and good-for-you snacks that you have at your fingertips. Here are eight delicious (and low-calorie) options that you can munch on, minus the guilt. Eat two–or ten–of this bite-size summer treat. All you need is halved cherry tomatoes, fresh basil and low-cal mozzarella. (It’s super filling, according to studies.) Drizzle a teeny, tiny bit of balsamic vinegar for added flavor. Get the recipe This seriously light snack–filled with cucumber and feta and drizzled with red…

Resume Tips: 8 Things to Never Put On a Resume – PureWow

Resume Tips: 8 Things to Never Put On a Resume – PureWow

  When you’re on the hunt for a new job, the last thing you want is to unknowingly sabotage your chances. The best way to keep that from happening is to ensure that your résumé is airtight. To start, get rid of these eight things. 1. An objective. If you’re applying to a job, chances are your objective is to get that job. Objectives or statements of purpose take up space that could be put to better use–and your cover letter is where you should really expand on what you…

Butter Health Study – PureWow

Butter Health Study – PureWow

Good news for butter-lovers: A new study out of Tufts University in Boston just confirmed that the creamy condiment–which up to this point has gotten a bad rapthanks to its saturated fat content–isnt actually terrible for your health. After examining a series of recent research, study authors concluded that spreading real butter on toast, corn on the cob or cacio e pepe isnt linked to chronic illnesses (like heart disease) as people originally thought. In fact, it might even help protect against type 2 diabetes. See full story on purewow.com…