Beauty

The 5 Best Lip Balms for Summer

Yes, your lips need spf, too.

08/08/2016 By Julia Davila

Inner Beauty

How to Kick That Summertime Sadness

How mindfulness, meditation and positive psychology can help us beat the summer blues.

07/28/2016 By Miranda Proctor

Beauty

The 5-Step Summer Hair Survival Plan

Heat, humidity, chlorine, saltwater—summer can be rough on your hair. Here's how to keep it looking fresh.

07/27/2016 By Beth Levine

Fitness Friday

Body by YouTube: The 5 Best Online Workout Channels

Who doesn't want a workout that's challenging, flexible, personalized and totally free?

07/22/2016 By Ayshe Tayfun

Bayou City Beauty

The 5 Beauty Products You Need to Survive a Houston Summer

Including one you can buy in bulk for under $3.

07/21/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt

Beauty

The Super-Easy (and Cheap) Way to Get Awesome Nail Art

These nail wraps are basically the bomb.

07/21/2016 By Miranda Proctor

The Fearless Femme

I Tried It: Double Nose Piercing

I figured a second hole in my nose wouldn't hurt (except, okay, maybe literally it will).

07/20/2016 By Hala Daher

Fitness Friday

Can Some Stretchy Fabric Improve Your Workout?

A crash course on compression gear and whether it lives up to the hype.

07/15/2016 By Andrea Park

Body Art

The Hot New Tattoo Trend for Commitmentphobes

Temporary ink makes all kind of body art possible.

07/12/2016 By Miranda Proctor

Beauty

7 Sheer Sunscreens to Try This Summer

Don't feel the burn with these SPF-packed options that will protect your face and your wallet.

07/11/2016 By Beth Levine

Fitness

How Define Body & Mind Conquered Dubai

With single-sex classes and diverse partnerships, the Houston-based is staying true to its roots while navigating the local norms.

07/08/2016 By Ellie Sharp

The Fearless Femme

I Tried It: Mood Lipstick

Technically the lipstick colors change based on the pH of your skin, but that's kind of cool, too.

07/08/2016 By Hala Daher

Shower Power

The One Thing That Makes Summer Showers Amazing

Evangelizing the awesome power (and beauty benefits) of the cold rinse.

07/06/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Fitness Friday

A Houston Hurdler Readies for Her Final Race

At age 42, Meka Rembert is preparing for her final Olympic Trials and racing against her 16-year-old daughter.

07/01/2016 By Ayshe Tayfun

The Fearless Femme

I Tried It: Brows on Fleek

My current brow goals are basically Brooke Shields forever.

06/29/2016 By Hala Daher

Fitness Friday

Houston's Soccer Stars Share Their Fitness Secrets

Want to work out like the pros? We asked six Dynamo and Dash players for their workout routines, diet tips and fitness philosophies.

06/24/2016 By Andrea Park

The Fearless Femme

I Tried It: Clay Masks

I've been told that clay has healing powers, but the reality is more complicated.

06/23/2016 By Hala Daher

The Struggle Is Real

How to Shop for a Doctor

Why do we painstakingly shop around for the perfect jeans and but not to take care of our bodies?

06/22/2016 By Beth Levine

Clutch City

Oil Is Still Booming—in the Beauty World

Prices for crude are still in the gutter, but oil is a hot commodity in cosmetics.

06/20/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Fitness Friday

Equinox's New Spin Class Thrives on Competition

With data-driven games that challenge riders to compete individually and in groups, The Pursuit could be the most intense spin experience in Houston.

06/17/2016 By Ellie Sharp