Theres a surprising science behind making friends, and this psychologist is teaching it.

Theres a surprising science behind making friends, and this psychologist is teaching it.
Imagine if someone jumped into your conversation at a party without an introduction, interrupting you mid-sentence. That might strike you as odd or rude. But when we give someone the simple advice to "just go up and introduce yourself," we're skipping many of the nonverbal steps important to making a good impression. For most, connecting with other people relies on intuition. However, social interactions of all sorts — from just saying "hello" to a new acquaintance to interviewing for

This Easy PSL Nail Art Is Perfect For Your National Coffee Day Selfie

This Easy PSL Nail Art Is Perfect For Your National Coffee Day Selfie
Fresh off the box office success of It and news of the Hocus Pocus remake, it seems like everyone is ready for Halloween to get here. But in all of your excitement, don't forget the true first holiday of fall: National Coffee Day is on Sept. 29. This little-known hero is the prime opportunity to hoist your PSL or cold brew cup ceremoniously into the air and “plandid” into oblivion. The key to the shot? Effing amazing nails, of course, but just any old

10 Simple Ways To Make Your Monday Suck Way Less

10 Simple Ways To Make Your Monday Suck Way Less
Nathan Dumlao Bottom line: nobody likes Monday. You wake up in the morning contemplating your life, wondering why weekends are only a mere 48 hours. I’ve experienced so many embarrassingly pitiful Monday mornings dreading the week to come, but decided to find ways to make my life flourishing with positivity and livelihood. I’ve used some of the following techniques to jump start my week and walk into the office Monday morning with a small smile, instead of RBF. 1.

The 20 best Apple TV apps for your living room

The 20 best Apple TV apps for your living room
Buying an Apple TV has been one of my best home purchase decisions. It gives you access to an impressive amount of TV shows, movies, and videos, whether or not you have a cable or satellite subscription. On top of that, it turns your TV into a full-featured entertainment center. It’s easy to use, too. Now, 4K TV owners can get content optimized for all those extra pixels, too, with the recently launched Apple TV 4K. Besides a handful

How to use Snapchat Bitmoji to make sweet 3D GIFs

How to use Snapchat Bitmoji to make sweet 3D GIFs
Snapchat‘s World Lenses are a fun way to spice up your snaps. World Lenses add illustrated or animated graphics augmented reality-style to what your rear-facing camera captures. And recently, the app expanded the feature with Snapchat Bitmoji World Lenses. To use Snapchat’s traditional World Lenses, all you have to do is tap on your phone’s screen. (Just make sure you’re using the rear-facing camera first.) From there, you can scroll through both Snapchat’s World Lenses and its normal lenses, which

The best condoms for her pleasure, ranked

The best condoms for her pleasure, ranked
condom of the futureWe can attribute a portion of this anxiety to my sometimes paralyzing indecision, but when it comes to condoms, the promises are endless: A million new ways to make safe sex feel just as good as, if not better than, bareback. That will undoubtedly strike many readers as an impossibly lofty prospect, yet condoms are crucial: When used correctly during penis-in-vagina sex, condoms boast a in preventing pregnancy (or 85 percent effective, if you are human

Dominate social media in 2 clicks with done-for-you social media content using Quatomator

Dominate social media in 2 clicks with done-for-you social media content using Quatomator
The fastest 100% automated social media tool ever? Times have changed. There’s so much noise and clutter online, everyone is busy scrolling until someone gets their attention. Visitors would LOVE to buy from you, if you stay in front of them, daily. It’s not a one-time thing anymore and the longer you take to do this, your competitors will gladly take your customer from you. Sales that COULD have been yours! Here’s how you can STOP this from happening… A brand NEW phenomenon that’s laser-focused, short and to the point. A little known

Louder than whispers: Women are taking names in the wake of Weinstein

Louder than whispers: Women are taking names in the wake of Weinstein
To me, it seemed that the harder I worked to blunt or dodge his comments, the more he wanted to make sure I’d heard him. Pointing at me, though, he made the whole thing uncomfortably hard to ignore. Unless his wife was around. On those days, he didn’t seem to see me. Granted, it’s not an old-guard movie mogul coercing me up to his hotel room for a co-shower or a naked massage or some forced sex, but as

5 Easy Halloween Makeup Looks You Don’t Have To Be A Beauty Blogger To Pull Off

5 Easy Halloween Makeup Looks You Don’t Have To Be A Beauty Blogger To Pull Off
Prepping for Halloween can be very stressful and tedious, which is probably why we avoid allParty City's and Spirits until like, October 30th. Not only do we have to plan the perfect slutty costume and carefully map out which bars we’re hitting up, but we also have to take our Halloween makeup into consideration. Do we really want to watch YouTube tutorials until the end of time on how to apply fake lashes? No. And do we actually want to risk

Here’s How Kourtney Kardashian Feels About Scott Disick Dating Sofia Richie

Here’s How Kourtney Kardashian Feels About Scott Disick Dating Sofia Richie
The blossoming relationship between Scott Disick and 19-year-old Sofia Richie has had everyone talking for the past couple weeks, but not everyone shares the same opinion. Despite Sofia’s dad, Lionel Richie, being literally terrified for his daughter, Kourtney Kardashian doesn’t seem to have any issues. Kourtney reportedly just wants Scott to move forward and address some of his major issues, and Sofia clearly has a lot of life experience to help him through that. She probably has some handy

This Is The Right Way To Initiate Rough SexNo ’50 Shades’ Required

This Is The Right Way To Initiate Rough SexNo ’50 Shades’ Required
A couple of years ago, the trilogy hit the shelves (as in bookshelves, remember those?), and our lives were more or less unaffected never the same. In a heartwarmingly American response, the millions of people (ugh) reading these books promptly went out to their local hardware stores and started loading up on rope, presumably to hang themselves with try out these saucy new bondage techniques. While these horned-up, determined women stocking up on duct tape were definitely friends with your mom a

The simplest way to watch Thursday Night Football

The simplest way to watch Thursday Night Football
$50 million dealHere’s how it works for Amazon Prime subscribers. Thursday Night Football games will be available on every device that supports Amazon Prime—even mobile phones, which have a history of blacking out NFL games even during live events. So whether you’re working with a , , or a , as long as you have a Prime subscription, you’re golden. Photo via Amazon page and add the season to your WatchlistAmazon’s stream doesn’t feature the same bells and whistles

Guys Reveal What Will Make Them Actually Stop Pursuing Someone They Like

Guys Reveal What Will Make Them Actually Stop Pursuing Someone They Like
So you met this guy at the bar when you were having a great time with your friends and honestly had no intention of meeting anyone. The two of you start talking, and you're lukewarm toward him, but you can tell he's really into you. Your suspicions are confirmed when he texts you first thing the next morning, asking if you'll go on a date with him. One date turns into another, which turns into another, when, suddenly, he

The simple way to make your phones speakers even louder

The simple way to make your phones speakers even louder
increase the volumeA quick word of warning: your hearing is incredibly precious. Doctors are already worried about the prolonged impact use of earbuds will have on this generation’s hearing, with claiming hearing loss among teens today is 30 percent higher than in the ’80s and ’90s. Use caution and common sense when using these apps. Your music isn’t supposed to hurt. Sometimes you’re not too old; it is too loud. But for those about to rock, we salute these