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... Just Like Everybody Else

Caragh Little | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK
Caragh Little

So I hear that one of this season's celebrity trends is 'Normcore'. This fascinating departure from glamour is to be 'deliberately ordinary' in how you present yourself. You might have nondescript, untidy hair and possibly a rather anonymous pair of glasses.

How To Cook Persian Style (With A Few Broad Beans Thrown In)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Persian and MiddleEastern chef, Sabrina Ghayour has come out with her debut cookbook, Persiana: Recipes from the Middle East & Beyond. Unlike other...

10 Myths About Meditation Dispelled

Sandi Wassmer | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sandi Wassmer

Meditation is infiltrating almost all aspects of modern life and there is an increasing number of scientific studies evincing its efficacy in making us less stressed and a heck of a lot happier, yet there still seem to be a few outdated and archaic myths hanging around that need to be dispelled.

What Can You Eat On The Dukan Diet?

The Huffington Post UK Lifestyle | Posted 12.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

For anyone looking to start losing weight quickly or wanting to give their metabolism a big old kick up the backside, the Dukan diet might be worth co...

Sperm Speed Dating, Anyone?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Most people who attend speed dating tick one of three boxes - looking for companionship, looking for fun, or looking for love. Rarely is a fourth box ...

Are You A Smartphone Addict? Here's Some Amazing Things To Do Without it

Georgia James | Posted 08.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

From testing your eyesight and telling you whether you’re over the limit before you get behind the wheel to faking an incoming call to extricate you...

To Wash or Not to Wash?

Sophia Parsons | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sophia Parsons

It entered mine one wild Saturday night when I sat staring at the reddish spaghetti stain that had appeared on my favourite pair of denim pipes... and that is how you should actually wash your jeans?

Seven Foods You Must Eat... Like the Incas

Layne Lieberman | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Layne Lieberman

When visiting Peru, don't miss a visit to the city of Cusco and the Sacred Valley. It is in this region where you can experience truly authentic Peruvian cuisine and sample more than seven ancient super-foods that were known to provide energy and sustenance for the labor-intensive life of the Incan warriors and farmers of long ago.

Meet The World's First Transgender Footballer

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The world of football (in the UK at least) is clearly divided by gender - the men have a team, the women have a team and they never play together. So ...

What Your Bedroom Décor Says About You

Jennifer Barton | Posted 08.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Without a doubt, your bedroom is the most intimate and personal space in your home. You want it to reflect your tastes and be the perfect display case...

What Your Handshake Reveals About You

PA | Posted 08.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Are you a firm or limp handshake kind of person? It is commonly thought that the style of a person's handshake can reveal something about their emotio...

How To Remove Blackheads Without Damaging Your Skin

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

You've got a big night out coming up and you want to feel your best, but you look in the mirror and what do you see? Blackheads. Yep we've all b...

Easy Ways To Create Your Own Brilliant Wall Art

Georgia James | Posted 07.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As original art tends to come with a hefty price tag, many of us are driven to adorn the empty walls in our living spaces with prints and posters. And...

The World's Tallest Bride Gets Engaged To Her 5ft 4Inch Boyfriend

Barcroft Media | Posted 07.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

They say love comes in all shapes and sizes and that sure seems to be the case for the pair in this relationship. Brazil's tallest teen is set to ...

Don't Wash Your Hands After Using The Bogs? Your Days Are Numbered

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The world is divided into two types of people: the ones who wash their hands after going to the loo and the others, who don't, indicating they were cl...

Mixing Hi-Tech With High Style: Gorgeous Gadgets for Your Home

Jennifer Barton | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

There are gadgets that we need (hoover, fan) and gadgets that we like the look of (anything retro and brightly hued, please). And, in our age of Dyson...

Is Taking Ibuprofen Safe?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Many of us are guilty of reaching for ibuprofen to ease pain, without considering the long term effect the drug could have on our health. We are g...

Are These The Best Views In Britain? Add To Our List

Georgia James | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle

If your idea of escaping work stress and getting back to nature is uploading a picture of a beautiful landscape as your screen saver and staring at it...

Easy Tips & Ideas To Give Your Bedroom A Stylish Makeover

Jennifer Barton | Posted 06.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

While your bedroom might be the most intimate room in your home, you still want it to excite and inspire, feel spacious and serene. If your bedroom is...

Easy Tips & Ideas To Turn Your Garden Or Backyard From Plain To Party-Ready

Jennifer Barton | Posted 15.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

With the sun shining and the weather turning glorious, it's time to start making the most of our outdoor spaces, no matter how big or small they might...

How This 15-Minute Workout Blitzed My Body Fat

The Huffington Post UK | Emily Verdouw | Posted 02.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

I have a confession to make. I've spent the last month struggling to stay healthy. I've fallen off the wagon, if you will. Blame it on birthdays and E...

Steak Teriyaki And Mushroom Broth: Low Calorie Recipes From Itsu

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

At HuffPost UK Lifestyle, we're major Itsu fans. Brown rice, sushi, hot pots of veggies, meat and noodles, soba noodles - we love it all. But now ...

Tweet Pics Of Your #FabulousFinds To Win £100 Of HomeSense Gift Cards

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle

This promotion has now ended. As part of our partnership with homeware specialist HomeSense, we're offering you the chance to win £100 of HomeSens...

WATCH: What Happens When Private Texts Get Sent To The Wrong Person

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We all know nothing says intimacy and romance like texting. However, when the well thought-out message goes out to pull on the heartstrings of you...

The Vagenda Ladies On Feminism, Magazines And Boobage

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 01.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle

From Laura Bates’ Everyday Sexism project to Lucy Holmes’ petition calling for No More Page 3, gender equality (or lack of it) is big news. In ...