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These Natural Beauty Brands Are Using Big Data To Give Skin Care A Makeover

Natural beauty methods are as old as time but big pharma brands have all but driven such techniques into the shadows. That is changing with the launch of Follain – platform to make it easier for women to discover natural, toxin-free beauty brands. The platform curates and rigorously tests products before offering them on their platform. The goal? To demystify the industry and bust the long-prevailing myth that beauty products need…

A woman consumes an 'Ooho' plastic-less water container in London
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UK-Based Start-Up Introduce Edible Water Spheres to Cut Plastic Waste

Plastic pollution and the awareness of its impact on our oceans and land is on the rise.  Skipping Rocks Lab, a UK-Based start-up, hopes to cut plastic waste with its new product OohoWater. The plastic-less water balls are edible – made up of plant and seaweed extract. The innovation has potential to be a short term solution to plastic consumption.   Source:  UK-based start-up hopes to cut plastic waste with innovative…

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First Woman to Enter Boston Marathon Runs It Again, 50 Years Later

In 1967, it was unheard of that a woman was physically strong enough to run in the Boston Marathon. Women were not allowed to run in fact. Kathrine Switzer registered as K.V. Switzer and ran the marathon “illegally” while attempts were made to physically drive her from the race.  She finished that day and it marked the beginning of a new chapter in sports history. Today at 70, Switzer returned…

Hoda Kotb, Today show host, cancer survivor, and new mom
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Hoda Kotb Says Motherhood Is ‘Beyond A Dream’ On First Day Back On ‘Today’ Show

  We know her as the bubbly co-host of the Kathy Lee and Hodha hour of the Today Show. But we can now call her mom. At the age of 52, divorced, and left unable to conceive her own biological children, Hoha had all but resigned herself to the fact that maybe she couldn’t have it all. In a moment of self reflection she decided to give the possibility of…

Google Gender Pay
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Google Pushes Back on Gender Pay Gap Allegations by Outlining Compensation Method

The media giant says analysts who determine wages don’t know an employee’s gender. Source: Google Pushes Back on Gender Pay Gap Allegations by Outlining Compensation Method 00

Thoreau Explains Why we Need more Women
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Justin Trudeau Perfectly Sums Up Why We Need More Women In Power

  “It’s not just the nice thing to do, it’s the smartest possible thing to do.” Source: Justin Trudeau Perfectly Sums Up Why We Need More Women In Power 00