Remi Rosmarin, provided by Published 7:30 am CDT, Tuesday, April 2, 2019 Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider, Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective. By 2050, our oceans are expected to contain more plastic than fish. Harrowing statistics about the fate of our planet are not uncommon these days, and as individuals it can seem like we're helpless to improve the dire state of our environment. Making more conscious decisions about the products we buy is a great place to start reducing our personal environmental impacts. Here are six brands, ranging from organic snack company Alter Eco to clean beauty favorite RMS Beauty, that use sustainable packaging to help you reduce your plastic waste. Grappling with our own environmental impact isn't easy. The substantial … [Read more...] about 6 brands that use sustainable packaging you can feel better about buying
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Connie Chen, provided by Published 1:58 pm CDT, Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider, Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent and objective. Dai is a new women's workwear brand founded by a former finance executive who wanted smart, comfortable, and high-quality closet staples without the traditional luxury price tag. Like the technical workwear brands we already love (ADAY, Athleta, MPG Sport, and MM.LaFleur), Dai combines sleek, stylish silhouettes with properties of activewear — stretchy, breathable, wrinkle-resistant, and machine-washable. Its pieces aren't exactly cheap (prices range from $175-$475) but that's because they're made from eco-certified materials with top-quality materials and precise construction, and in limited quantities. We … [Read more...] about Dai is the next big women’s performance workwear brand you should know — here’s what its clothes look and feel like
Dietitian and nutritionist Andy Bellatti has five pieces of advice to start feeling like your best self and to get on the right track toward losing weight (safely!) in just one week. To curb bloating, dehydration and discomfort, drink lots of water, cut sodium and down fibre. Don’t resort to a juice cleanse, powders or pills. Those aren’t healthy or sustainable ways to keep the weight off. As winter winds down, it’s a great time to lean into your New Years resolutions and become your healthiest, most fit self. But what’s the best way to start? Registered dietition and nutritionist Andy Bellatti reveals all the things you should – and should never – do to get you feeling your best in under a week and on the right track. DO: Drink lots of water. Water is essential – it regulates the shape of every cell inside our bodies. If we don’t get enough, in fact, these cells begin to shrivel up. The CDC recommends choosingwater instead of … [Read more...] about 5 ways to look and feel healthier in one week, according to a nutritionist — and 5 things you should never do
By Robert Bicknell Comedian Billy Crystal joined the cast of Saturday Night Live the 1984-85 season. His most famous recurring sketch was his parody of Fernando Lamas, a smarmy talk-show host whose catch phrase was “It is better to look better than to feel good and, darling, you look Mahvelous!” became a media sensation So, here’s an interesting question… Is it better to look good, or to play good? (Grammar critics stop screaming, I know “play good” is wrong, but it’s the only way it fits the set up correctly. Call it, artistic licence and shaddap). The reason behind this is that I see far too many people on the driving ranges trying to swing like Tour pros and failing miserably. The painstakingly compare their swings to what they see on YouTube and keep making changes, despite not having the physical characteristics or strengths of the player in the video. So the question is, do you want to look like you can play golf, or do you want to … [Read more...] about Look good, or play good?
There are plenty of things you can start doing right now to feel healthier in one week. Sure, you’re probably not going to wake up looking like an underwear model tomorrow — but you can certainly start feeling better and improving your digestion in a week, according to registered dietitian and nutritionist Andy Bellatti. Here are a few things Bellatti and other nutritionists recommend. Water is essential -- it regulates the shape of every cell inside our bodies. If we don't get enough, in fact, these cells begin to shrivel up. The Centres for Disease Control and Prevention recommends choosing water instead of sugar-sweetened beverages to 'help with weight management.' Swapping a cold glass of H2O for a single 20-ounce soda will save you about 240 calories. So hydrate, Bellatti told Business Insider. 'Ideally with water.' Not a fan of the absence of flavour? He suggests spicing it up with a few slices of lemon, lime, or cucumber. If you're considering a 'detox' … [Read more...] about We asked a dietitian what you should — and shouldn’t — do if you want to look and feel healthier in a week