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Doin’ It Well: The Five Purifying Powers of Matcha Tea

If you’re wondering, “What in the world is matcha and why has everyone been talking about it?” this post is for you. Judging by the influx of matcha cafes around the major cities, you can tell its become extremely popular

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Doin’ It Well: Acupuncture And The Five Reasons You Should Try It

Acupuncture is both a theory and a practice, dating back to approximately 6000 BCE in China. The first text recognized to have thoroughly depicted the process in which a patient is diagnosed and treated through acupuncture is The Yellow Emperor’s

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Apple Cider Vinegar Is Heaven Sent

Apple cider vinegar is incredibly lit. We could literally curate a list with over fifty associated health benefits but we’ll keep it short and sweet. Apple Cider Vinegar, or ACV for short, derives from the completion of two processes. The first

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‘Do What You Want’ Mag Makes Mental Health Relatable

At an early age we’re taught to go to the doctor when we feel sick, when we hurt ourselves, we go to the ER. Yet, for some reason, we are not instructed to look at mental health in the same

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Doin’ It Well: Smoothie Queen, No Dairy

As a vegan, there are two questions I hear all the time: What do you even eat? Where do you get your protein? Like, it never fails! We’ll be here for a while if I explained the array of options

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Doin’ It Well: Fight The Bite Of Winter With This Avocado Glow Mask

Whether you’re getting ready for a hot date tonight or just looking for a quick pick me up to fight the bitter winter cold, this avocado glow mask is just what you need! This time of year tends to be the

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Self-love Is The Best Love With These Five Nurturing Tips

It’s Valentines Day, and it’s no secret it can be a dreadful day for many. Fortunately, there’s good news: You have, you. And no, not in the cliche sense–really think about this one. Through all of your ups and downs,

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#SOLACESUNDAY: What’s In Your Bliss Kit?

Often times, we live such busy lives that we forget about ourselves throughout the day. Sometimes this could even carry over into weeks! In order to maintain ourselves, we must be aware of our limits, set boundaries and have ways

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The Making of A Movement: Broccoli City Festival 2017

Broccoli City, an urban initiative redefining cool by bringing overall health to the forefront, has finally announced an official date and line up for their healthy living and eco-fueled D.C. celebrated festival. Broccoli City Festival, held at the historic Gateway DC,

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#SolaceSunday: Beyond Tidying Up, the KonMari Method is Life Changing

It may not be Spring, but it is never too early to clean and get organized. Marie Kondo‘s The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying: A simple, effective way to banish clutter forever is an absolute must-read for every mover and shaker

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Doin’ It Well: DIY Winter Body Butter

Winter wasted no time this year making it’s presence known. The harsh and chill winds are calling for us all to bundle up and most importantly, to protect our skin. Many may not know but winter is when our skin needs

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DOIN’ IT WELL: DIY Natural Sunscreen

Summer is officially here, and you know what that means: lighter fits, lemonade, cookouts, weekend trips to the beach and more. It doesn’t matter what you’ve got planned for your sunny days, all outside is your oyster! One of the

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LIFE: Vashtie Shares Fitness Diary For Stylecaster

They call her the “modern-day Renaissance woman,” and this is exactly the case. Vashtie‘s most recent feature was published with Stylecaster, where she spoke about what health routines keep her creative juices flowing. We get the inside scoop on how Vashtie starts

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DOIN’ IT WELL: 5 Healthy Beverages To Keep You Deliciously Hydrated

It’s a new year and a new you! Why not kick off 2016 with a healthy bang?! Drinking water throughout the day is super important, but what about those instances when you want something with a tad flavor and a

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NEWS: 5 THINGS- IF YOU DON’T KNOW, NOW YOU KNOW

1. Watch Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment’s New Video “Nothing Came to Me”: 2. What You Should Know About Your Green Juice (ELLE.COM) 3. Converse x Warhol All Star Chuck ’70 (SLAMXHYPE.COM) 4. Street Art Shows Social Media Through

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NEWS: 5 THINGS- IF YOU DON’T KNOW, NOW YOU KNOW

1. D’angelo has a new album, Black Messiah, available on iTunes now. (THEFADER.COM) 2. Supreme and Timberland Team Up for an Updated Version of the Field Boot (COMPLEX.COM) 3.  Hacks for a Healthier Week (REFINERY29.COM) 4.  #MillionsMarchNYC attracted tens of

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NEWS: 5 THINGS: IF YOU DON’T KNOW, NOW YOU KNOW

Solange got married! A new, floating public park will be built in New York’s Lower West Side! (COMPLEX) 6 Beauty Uses for Lemons (ELLE.COM) Azealia Banks is hosting a remix contest for her single “Chasing Time” (COMPLEX) 16 Fiber-Packed Foods

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