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How this high-end hair tools brand blows away the competition

How this high-end hair tools brand blows away the competition If the aughts are remembered for any single runway trend, it will arguably be long, stick-straight hair.It is, however, one of the most notable names in hair care — specifically, high-end straighteners and hair tools — and a market leader in the UK.

Gucci posted a load of weird memes and the internet is cringing hard

Gucci posted a load of weird memes and the internet is cringing hard But, while some people are loving the fashion house's foray into internet humour, many of its Insta followers have been left scratching their heads.And, according to a statement from the brand, many of the memes are the "result of a two-way or three-way collaboration.

Emoji are currently either male or female — but that could be about to change

Emoji are currently either male or female — but that could be about to change There are currently no emoji for people who don't identify as male or female — but that could change very soon.Unicode's draft emoji list for new emoji releases contains three gender inclusive emoji, which — if approved in their current state — could come to most phones by the end of the year.

Parents everywhere are freaking out about the electronics ban on flights

Parents everywhere are freaking out about the electronics ban on flights Now, with new restrictions banning the use of laptops and tablets on many flights into the U.and UK, parents are freaking out on Twitter.

Canada now has a weird Justin Trudeau ban

Canada now has a weird Justin Trudeau ban While other countries are banning most electronics on flights from Muslim-majority countries, Canada has issued their own bizarre ban concerning their prime minister.Life-size cardboard cutouts of Justin Trudeau are no longer allowed.

Women's mansplaining experiences will make you want to throw things

Women's mansplaining experiences will make you want to throw things Even in 2017, men are still "explaining" things to women in a condescending and patronising manner.Host of the "Another Round" podcast at Buzzfeed, Tracey Clayton, asked women to share their everyday experiences of mansplaining and — somewhat depressingly — the responses flooded in.

This marathon was about meeting more than just milestones

This marathon was about meeting more than just milestones Taking those first steps - be it towards a marathon or towards your personal goals - is a major part of personal development.This year’s Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon brought 40,000 athletes together, who took their first steps towards a marathon success.

A shop in Wales is selling chocolate orange and lettuce sandwiches for a very nice reason

A shop in Wales is selling chocolate orange and lettuce sandwiches for a very nice reason But, Wales could be about to add another gastronomic gem to its list of national dishes — a Terry's Chocolate Orange and lettuce baguette.The sandwich is the brainchild of Phil Daly who runs Channings Newsstand in Cardiff, Wales, who seems to be running a series of sandwich experiments featuring some pretty unusual ingredients.

Vital lessons for first time homebuyers

Vital lessons for first time homebuyers While the complicated moving process may seem overwhelming, there are a couple of vital things you can do to get the most out of your first home.Do you have enough money in your bank account to cover the down payment to your new home?

ThinkGeek's Sale Is Practically Out of This World

ThinkGeek's Sale Is Practically Out of This World Tomorrow is Kim Stanley Robinson’s, author of the award-winning Mars trilogy, 65th birthday , and ThinkGeek is marking down a bunch of stuff from this galaxy and beyond (and a whole lot of other stuff) for up to 60% off.There is tons of merch from all levels of geekery waiting for you.

'Handmaid's Tale' protest calls out Texas' attempts to roll back reproductive rights

'Handmaid's Tale' protest calls out Texas' attempts to roll back reproductive rights A dystopian novel that has seen newfound attention since Trump's election came to life this week at a Texas protest over legislation limiting reproductive rights.A group of women dressed as the women from Margaret Atwood's 1984 novel The Handmaid's Tale showed up in Austin, Texas, for Monday's vote on a bill that would ban an abortion procedure used in the second trimester.

UberEATS is delivering alcohol now, but probably not in the way you were hoping

UberEATS is delivering alcohol now, but probably not in the way you were hoping UberEATS is finally doing what many of us have been thinking: They're beginning to bring booze straight to our door.Uber's food delivery service will now ply you with alcohol in Melbourne, Australia, from this Friday.

Boiled eggs - yes, eggs - are the latest beauty trick

Boiled eggs - yes, eggs - are the latest beauty trick Lately we've seen just about every household object turned into a makeshift beauty blender, from condoms to kitchen sponges.But, one beauty blogger has taken things to a whole new level by bringing food into the equation by using a hard boiled egg.

Royal Jordanian Airlines just trolled America's 'laptop ban'

Royal Jordanian Airlines just trolled America's 'laptop ban' What to do on a flight with no laptops?One of the affected airlines has, um, a few ideas.

Millennials can't shut up about sex, blame the internet

Millennials can't shut up about sex, blame the internet I'm a millennial and I can't stop oversharing about my sex life.And, while I hate to point the finger, I blame social media.

Emirates offers ingenious workaround to the laptop ban

Emirates offers ingenious workaround to the laptop ban Airlines are getting creative following the new ban on electronic devices on flights into the U.The new service lets passengers use their laptops and tablets until right before they board.

Porsche's cash bonanza for every employee will make you wish you worked there

Porsche's cash bonanza for every employee will make you wish you worked there And there, Porsche is providing a whole new level of comfortably paid employment — every single one of the company's 21,000 employees is set to receive a massive €9,111 bonus, as The Drive reports.So rather than piling all that extra money at that top of the corporate totem pole, Porsche decided to reward its thousands of workers.

Kate Winslet's kick-ass speech on overcoming fat-shaming to land a role in 'Titanic'

Kate Winslet's kick-ass speech on overcoming fat-shaming to land a role in 'Titanic' Laughed at me," said Winslet.I didn't look right, and all because I didn't fit into someone else's idea of perfect.

This city has no monuments to women so an artist did a colourful shake-up

This city has no monuments to women so an artist did a colourful shake-up Like most cities, Sofia is dotted with rusty monuments of warriors, political, religious and literary figures.The temporary installation is part of a campaign called "Monumental Women" by the Bulgarian Helsinki Committee, in partnership with Fine Acts, and with the support of Tribal Worldwide Sofia.