Aly Raisman, Yara Shahidi and Rachel Platten Will Go Unretouched for Aerie: ‘We Need Diversity’

Gymnast Aly Raisman, actress Yara Shahidi and singer Rachel Platten are keeping it real. The trio are the newest models for clothing brand Aerie, and none of their ad campaign photos will be retouched. Aerie revealed shots of the women — along with longtime Aerie model Iskra Lawrence — on Thursday for its new campaign. The big news comes six …

Chrissy Metz Thrilled for New Movie Role That ‘Is Not About Being a Plus-Size Woman’

On the hit show This Is Us, Chrissy Metz‘s character is on a weight loss journey that mirrors the actress’ own life. So she’s thrilled to try something new with her latest movie role, where her size isn’t the subject. Metz will star in the upcoming film The Impossible, based on the true story of …

Kate Upton Now Works Out to ‘Feel Healthy’ — Not to ‘Fit into a Certain Dress Size’

  During her early years as a model, Kate Upton only exercised to fit into the clothes and skimpy swimsuits on set. But finding the right workout — and trainer — in recent years completely changed her mindset. “My perspective on working out has changed from wanting to fit into a certain dress size and …

The FDA Is Warning People to Steer Clear of Sunscreen Pills: It Can’t ‘Replace Your Sunscreen’

Sunscreen comes in many forms, from lotions to sprays to creams — but the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning consumers to steer clear of one formula in particular: so-called sunscreen pills. The agency on Tuesday announced that it sent warnings letters to four companies claiming to make dietary supplements that can protect people …

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This yoga flow will blast your abs and improve your balance

Yoga is a fantastic way to build a healthier body and work towards a calmer mind. The ancient Indian practice has become increasingly popular over the last few years, and it is little wonder with benefits including increased flexibility, better posture and reduced stress. But if you live in a big city, regularly attending yoga …

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The complicated relationship between depression and your sleep

Depression and sleep have a complex relationship. Often, said relationship is very all-or-nothing, with the sufferer either finding their sleep insufferably broken and disturbed, or finding that they’re compelled to sleep for 17 hours a day. It can be a bit of a chicken-and-egg situation, as the majority of people with depression will experience sleep …

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Twitter is talking about using hand sanitiser over washing with water – but which is better?

Body-washing rituals seem to be the topic of conversation on Twitter of late. When a user brazenly admitted they didn’t wash their legs most days, many of us started scrubbing our limbs even harder in the shower. Now the discussion has turned to hand washing. When columnist Ann Marie Cox revealed on the social media …

Food Network Star Katie Lee Opens Up Staying Fit and Why She’s Against a ‘No-Carb’ Diet

  Sticking to a healthy diet and rigorous workout routine may sound tough when you’re a full-time chef, but Food Network’s Katie Lee has found a way to master both.   The Beach Bites star, who is gracing the cover of Health‘s November issue, says being surrounded by food all day is “really hard.”   …