Noom: The Truth Behind the Popular Weight Loss App (Part 1)

Listen, I'm not like a regular dietitian. I'm a cool dietitian. While many of my colleagues were audibly unhappy about the latest diet app called "Noom," I kept my silence. I wanted to investigate...

America’s Test Kitchen: Your New Cooking BFF

What I do with makeup, products, life hacks, and health, the lovely America's Test Kitchen people do with food. They've devoted their lives using science and experimentation to find the best, most efficient, and...

F*@# Flossing

"People who smoke cigarettes, they say 'You don't know how hard it is to quit smoking.' Yes I do. It's as hard as it is to start flossing." -Mitch Hedberg I hear ya Mitch. It's...

Don’t go to the Cosmetics Counter Without Me

A blessing of the internet age is that all information is at our fingertips. And a curse of the internet age is that all information is at our fingertips. It can be a time-suck,...

Is Optavia the right diet for you?

Have you heard about Optavia and thought about trying it? I have a quick quiz to help you decide if you should: Do you like multi-level marketing companies?Would you like to pay for over-priced and...
Lush

Lush Cosmetics Is Not As Natural As You Think

Like many customers before me, the Willy Wonka-esque bright colors and delicious smells filling every Lush Cosmetics' shop lured me in. Fizzy bath bombs, organic and natural labels, and misleading promises dulled my usually...

Stila “Stay all Day” Liquid Eyeliner

In the world of eyeballs, the "hooded eye" is the dreaded black sheep of the family. Adjectives to describe hooded eyes are, "mature", "droopy", "crinkly", and even "ethnic." I hate the fact that hooded...

MeUndies: Subscription Underwear Worth the Price?

Haven't heard of MeUndies? Then you probably don't listen to podcasts. EVERY podcast shoves advertisements of the softest, most comfortable underwear known to man down the audience's earholes. Do me a favor and go listen...

Oatly Plant Milk: Health Food or Health Fail?

Oat milk is the new popular kid at the plant milk school. Every brand is making their own "oaty" version now, from Califia to Trader Joe's. But one brand is working harder than the...

Imperfect Produce: Too Ugly to be Worth it?

Ever wonder what happens to the imperfect produce that farmers can't sell to grocery stores? Well, traditionally the poor, ugly, undesirable produce either rots in the fields, gets put into animal feed, or is...