3-Minute Read: Get Rid of Dark Circles Without Spending a Dime
Welcome to 3-Minute Read, your midweek rundown of everything we’re talking about at Byrdie HQ. Every Thursday, we’ll get you up to date on the beauty news you need to know—in just three minutes.
1. It shouldn't cost you $$$ to look less tired.
2. Ready for Rio?
We’re practically beside ourselves with Olympic levels of anticipation here at Byrdie HQ. Stay tuned for beauty-related coverage throughout the games, not to mention some of the best Brazilian hair, skin, and wellness secrets worth knowing. PS: Take a look inside gymnast Gabby Douglas’s morning beauty routine.
3. You don't have defend your gluten sensitivity anymore.
Barring medical conditions like coeliac disease, going gluten-free has undeniably become the butt of many jokes as a pseudo health trend—but a new study from Columbia University proves that gluten sensitivity isn’t BS after all.
4. Fact: Ariana Grande Has Reached Peak Ponytail.
Ariana Grande's dedication to her signature hairstyle is nothing short of impressive, with Allure alerting us to this image of the pop star wearing a cap customised to fit her ponytail. The same post also calls out the heavy duty bungee elastics Grande's hairstylist uses to keep everything in place. BRB, stocking up.
5. This is why you're having trouble meditating.
We get it—in an age where we're supposed to be tuned into countless social media feeds and, well, real life, it can be quite a struggle to shift our focus inward. But consider troubleshooting your mental blockers with this handy guide from Health.
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