Posts tagged "quick tip of the day"

Quick Tip Of The Day: Moisturize Your Lips After Washing Your Face

I’ve had a difficult time keeping my lips moist and smooth, despite using Neosporin Lip Health religiously. I know it’s become colder lately, but I didn’t think that was the…

Annika Harris | November 4, 2010 - 7:45 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: Acidophilus Is Key To Being A Healthy Woman

I went to the gyno yesterday and learned something very interesting. Acidophilus, a probiotic that helps promote healthy bacteria in the body, is not only important for good digestion, but…

Carli Alexa Blau | July 1, 2010 - 6:20 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: How To Get An Aisle And A Window Seat On A Coach Bus

Memorial Day weekend is upon us, and it’s time to get away. Traveling by bus is easy and cheap, but those seats can be pretty cramped. One seat is hardly…

Annika Harris | May 27, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: How To Extend A Waistband Without Any Sewing

I’ve gained an inch or two in the waist since purchasing one of my favorite skirts this past fall. (Here’s a pic of the skirt.) There’s no room to let…

Annika Harris | May 14, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: Repel Ants Naturally

Ants have a really annoying habit of seeking refuge from the sun’s heat in the homes of humans. While some people might find it therapeutic or fun to completely decimate…

Annika Harris | May 5, 2010 - 5:10 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: How To Ease Nasal Allergy Pain

It’s the same story every year. The gray winter skies part, the sun shines, the flowers bloom, and the pollen flies. Allergy season is the worst! Even if you’re able…

Annika Harris | April 12, 2010 - 7:30 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: Chop Red Chilis Without Setting Your Skin And Orifices On Fire

Last night, in anticipation of “The Bachelor” season finale, I decided to make up a chili recipe! The Twitter feed above details what happened as a result of chopping red…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 2, 2010 - 12:40 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: How To Write A Thank-You Note In 3 Minutes

Writing a thank-you note can be a daunting task, but you only have to remember the rule of three. You have three days to send the card without seeming rude…

Annika Harris | January 6, 2010 - 7:30 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: Warm Your Core And Your Body Will Follow

When the temperature gets down below 30, all attempts at looking good go out the window. I put tights under my jeans, layer three pairs of socks, and wear a…

Catherine Strawn | January 4, 2010 - 4:20 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: Put Vaseline Everywhere, Seriously

When the going gets cold and dry outside, the tough slather on Vaseline—everywhere. It’s a cheap old-school remedy we always overlook for dry patches, chapped lips, red, flaky noses, and…

Nina Carbone | December 7, 2009 - 7:20 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: Make Rain Boots Look New Again

You know how your rubber rain boots start looking as drab as an old tire after a season in the rain and snow? And nothing that you try restores the…

Annika Harris | November 30, 2009 - 6:50 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: Remember Which Shade Of Lipstick You Like

I don’t know about you, but I don’t hang on to lipsticks for long. They get lost in bar bathrooms, left in handbags, or simply fall off the face of…

Catherine Strawn | November 13, 2009 - 7:20 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: Temporarily Bejewel A Dress

If your dress or top is looking a little plain, follow Drew Barrymore and First Lady Michelle Obama’s lead by spiffing up an outfit with a sparkly brooch. Most of…

Catherine Strawn | November 5, 2009 - 12:50 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: Create Insta-Cleavage

“Your elbows are nature’s push-up bra,” says Go-Go Amy, a NYC burlesque performer. Just think of all the money we ladies would save if we could only walk around all…

Wendy Atterberry | November 2, 2009 - 1:50 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: Never Forget Your Keys Again!

If you have to drive to work, you don’t really have to worry about locking yourself out of the house — you sort of need your keys to leave the…

Catherine Strawn | October 27, 2009 - 5:20 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: How To Tuck In A Too-Long Belt

While I like a nice bangle bracelet or a long charm-laden necklace as much as the next girl, my go-to accessory is the belt, because adding one — or switching…

Catherine Strawn | October 26, 2009 - 4:20 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: How To Give Your Dog Medicine

As I’ve already mentioned, my dog Lucca got herself a nasty case of abscessed anal glands the other week, which resulted in her getting them drained surgically. She had to…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 19, 2009 - 4:50 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: Pimple Control

Want to get rid of a pimple fast? Wash the area with some acne cleanser, dab on a bit of organic toothpaste and leave overnight, rinse thoroughly the next morning.

Wendy Atterberry | October 15, 2009 - 12:10 pm

Quick Tip Of The Day: Do Not Combine Acne-Fighting Face Wash With Colored Towels

Something mysterious has been going on in my bathroom. My blue towels have big bleached splotches. For a while I couldn’t figure out why. Was there bleach tainting the bathroom…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 13, 2009 - 11:20 am

Quick Tip Of The Day: How To Wear The Bangle Trend

When it comes to wristwear this season, style blog The Cut advises to:

Buy in volume, embrace the mismatch, and stop when you hit the elbow. Short of that,…

Wendy Atterberry | October 12, 2009 - 11:45 am