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How to Manage Your Wardrobe Through Weight Change

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How to Manage Your Wardrobe Through Weight Change

Need an adaptable wardrobe that still works for you through weight change? Here’s how. It’s standard for many women to experience weight change, either throughout the month or over the course of the four seasons. Whether your body gains a few pounds according to your hormone levels or sheds weight in the warmer months, feeling skinnier doesn’t have to mean you’re swimming in your clothes. And “having a fat day” isn’t a synonym for feeling your worst

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Best Jeans for Women Over 50

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Best Jeans for Women Over 50

With maturity comes wisdom, along with the occasional change in our bodies that nothing seems to stop. But that shouldn’t signal a dramatic shift for your wardrobe, especially if you love your denim and can’t imagine a life without it. The key is to embrace the beauty of your body type and slip into the jeans that best suit your figure. What’s the best way to navigate those all-too challenging racks filled with a seemingly endless sea of light and dark rinses? Start with these styles that capture

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Mom Style As Told by Kate Middleton

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Mom Style As Told by Kate Middleton

Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, is redefining “mom” style. Although she is now a mother of three beautiful children, she never traded in her billowy, bright dresses and eccentric hats for baggy mom jeans and T-shirts. Granted, she could get kicked out of the royal family for that, but still. Here are some ways the British royal family fashionista is changing the style game for mothers everywhere (and how you can achieve your own version of Kate Middleton style for less!). For Moms: 5

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Snub the Swimwear Trends with These Fun Styles

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Snub the Swimwear Trends with These Fun Styles

Swimwear trends have taken on their own life in recent years. Kudos to swimwear designers for getting creative with new cuts and details, but if I see another smocked-top bikini poolside, I think I might gag. I don’t have an issue with the season’s fun-loving styles — ruffles, polka dots and gingham included — but anytime there’s too much of a good thing, I start rethinking my options. Do I really want to blend into the sea of ruffles and polka dots? And, as

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Why Hitting the Snooze Button Makes You More Beautiful

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Why Hitting the Snooze Button Makes You More Beautiful

Do you fancy bags under your eyes, pasty skin, pimples, crows feet and a droopy jawline? Nope, no one does. Well that’s where you’re heading if you keep disrespecting your sleep. If you’re consistently getting anything less than seven hours a night then you, my good friend, may be sleep deprived. Sleep deprivation is bad for your physical and mental health, and terrible for your appearance. (There’s a reason it’s called getting your beauty sleep &#8212

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Read This & Love Shopping for Your Next Swimsuit

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Read This & Love Shopping for Your Next Swimsuit

Tell us if this scenario sounds familiar – summer comes, and whether you like it or not, you head to your favorite department store to pick out a new swimsuit. You find a few you like and head to the fitting room. Fast forward thirty minutes. You’ve returned each and every one back to the rack, thinking that maybe you could pull a Jennifer Hudson. You feel discouraged. Maybe you just weren’t meant to swim, get a tan, or have any sort of life during the summer months

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