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10 Fit-Cations Totally Worth The Trip

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    The mercury is just starting to creep upward, which means maybe it’s time to start thinking about a getaway. But, if the idea of spring break conjures up images of all-you-can-drink margaritas and passing out poolside, think again. Vacation is no longer an excuse to eat like an extra in Half Baked and skip the gym — it’s actually quite the opposite.

    The wellness retreat, previously the niche domain of celebrities and the upwardly mobile, has gone mainstream. Resorts worldwide are giving health and wellbeing offerings top billing in an effort to respond to the needs of the highly stressed demographic of career women between the ages of 25 and 40. Yes, and that means a lot of you guys. Apparently, we all seem like we could use some zen. Ahead, 10 different destinations that will have you sipping juices (not Coronas) and saluting (not just worshipping) the sun.

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What To Know About Caring For Skin In Your 40s

By age 40, you may feel you finally have an effective skin-care routine. However, the hormonal experiences that occur in the 40s may require some simple tweaks to your routine to ensure you make it through the decade with a youthful glow. Hormonal changes are common during this period and can create noticeable changes in read


Follow This Fall-Lovin' Instagram, Now

Pipping hot apple cider, cozy knits, and boot-worthy temperatures are just a few of fall's best attributes. Being incredibly photogenic is another, and Rachel-Marie Iwanyszyn is capturing every last one of her pumpkin spice lattes for Instagram. The NYC-based blogger has her eye trained on all things autumnal. A quick read