Jergens lotion recalled for possible bacterial infection

( CNN.com ) New York (CNN Business) Some types of Jergens moisturizer have been recalled because of possible bacterial contamination. The Food and Drug Administration announced that Jergen’s manufacturer, Kao USA, wants customers to check if they have 3-ounce or 10-ounce products of Jergens Ultra Healing Moisturizer, because they could contain pluralibacter gergoviae. Although the bacterium typically poses little medical risk to healthy people, the FDA … Continue reading Jergens lotion recalled for possible bacterial infection

Woman claims drinking menstrual blood improves her health

A Spanish influencer has revealed that she imbibes her own period blood to improve her health and well-being — a practice that scientists believe is bloody stupid. “Your menstrual blood is pure medicine,” Jasmine Alicia Carter, 30, told News Dog Media of her alleged panacea, which she frequently posts about to her 22,800 followers on Instagram. A self-appointed “Sacred Woman’s Empowerment Mentor,” the Barcelona native’s goal is … Continue reading Woman claims drinking menstrual blood improves her health

Why This Do-It-All Air Humidifier Is the Only One I Use

When I think of humidifiers, the first thing that comes to mind is a huge, cumbersome item that clashes with both the space and aesthetic of my Brooklyn apartment. But as someone with sensitive, eczema-prone skin and seasonal allergies, an air humidifier is one non-negotiable part of my wellness routine—especially in the winter—leading me to embark on the hunt for the perfect one. The power of … Continue reading Why This Do-It-All Air Humidifier Is the Only One I Use

7 best products for 3B curly hair in 2020

If you have big and naturally curly hair like me, we can likely agree that we’re part of a tribe. We probably face similar struggles when it comes to managing our hair. You empathize with me when I say I’ve spent years agonizing and spending, trying to find the right hair products to keep my hair curly but not crunchy, soft-but-strong, big-but-tamed. I’ve been there: … Continue reading 7 best products for 3B curly hair in 2020