Friday, July 20, 2018

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Charcoal beauty products

Summer Trend: These activated charcoal products promise to detoxify your skin

Activated charcoal has been used for centuries to pull impurities from the body. Now, this ashy carbon residue has reached beauty-fad status with products that fight oil, treat acne, and detoxify the skin. 
Patientory

An Atlanta-based app uses blockchain to make it easier for patients to access their health information

Atlanta-based app Patientory is trying to improve the global, multibillion-dollar health records system. Here's how it works.

Feet Forward: For this 29-year-old Georgia shoemaker, sustainability comes first

Fast fashion is notoriously wasteful. But for Sara Irvani, the 29-year-old CEO of Third Oak, a new brand from local footwear company Okabashi Brands, sustainability is key.
SoulCycle Buckhead Atlanta

The cult appeal of SoulCycle

After the local fitness community pretty much begged them to, SoulCycle finally set up a permanent location in Atlanta. So why are people crying during their cycling classes?
Beach style finds

Beach, please! 14 stylish finds to take to the coast

This season’s coastal finds are all about bold stripes, earthy accessories, and playful patterns.
City Surf Atlanta

How to burn a bunch of calories on a surfboard…in Atlanta?

A franchise that started in similarly landlocked Dallas, Texas, City Surf offers 50-minute classes that combine cardio with weight-training and moves that mimic what you’d do out on the waves, all while balancing atop an unstable surfboard.
SCAD Savannah Runway Show

Watch live: 2018 SCAD Savannah Runway Show

We're broadcasting the SCAD Savannah Runway Show live at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 18.
Working out outside Atlanta allergies

How to keep exercising outdoors in Atlanta when allergies attack

Allergies are a chief complaint in Atlanta, and with good reason: they’re getting worse. So how can you combat them without sacrificing your run in the park? Here are a few tips.
Bento Box

A “Bento Box” of stylish professional wear delivered to your door? Yes, please.

Not a food item but certainly craveable, the Bento Box from workwear fashion disrupter MM.LaFleur is like a chef’s tasting menu for professional women, served with four to six stylist-selected items (accessories, knits, separates, and dresses up to size 22W) and a nonsubscription, four-day free trial—a no-pressure sales pitch.

Flight Fashion: As Delta’s new (purple!) uniforms take off, a look back at each decade’s outfits

It’s been nearly a decade since Delta’s uniforms have gotten a lift. Now, the airline is switching out its tired togs for a runway-worthy collection of uniforms designed by iconic American fashion designer Zac Posen, which will be rolling out on the fleet this month. We look back at eight decades of in-flight fashions.
Charcoal beauty products

Summer Trend: These activated charcoal products promise to detoxify your skin

Activated charcoal has been used for centuries to pull impurities from the body. Now, this ashy carbon residue has reached beauty-fad status with products that fight oil, treat acne, and detoxify the skin. 
Shark Week Sock Fancy

An Atlanta company made official socks for Shark Week’s 30th Anniversary

Atlanta-based sock subscription company Sock Fancy teamed up with the Discovery channel to launch six pairs of colorful socks, featuring shark teeth, a Jaws-esque great white shark, and the new Shark Week mascot, Phin.

My Style: Luisa Hammett, registered dietitian and founder of Peaches to Pearls

Luisa Hammett began her lifestyle blog Peaches to Pearls while getting her master’s degree in nutrition at Georgia State University. Four years later, she’s a clinical nutritionist at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and still runs her site and Instagram account, where she has more than 30,000 followers.
Patientory

An Atlanta-based app uses blockchain to make it easier for patients to access their health information

Atlanta-based app Patientory is trying to improve the global, multibillion-dollar health records system. Here's how it works.
SoulCycle Buckhead Atlanta

The cult appeal of SoulCycle

After the local fitness community pretty much begged them to, SoulCycle finally set up a permanent location in Atlanta. So why are people crying during their cycling classes?
SUP Yoga

It’s summer! Stay active with the 3 best outdoor fitness classes in Atlanta

Enjoy summer’s fresh air and extended daylight with the city’s best outdoor fitness classes, including High Country Outfitters's SUP Yoga, Ponce City Market's Shed Sweat Series, and Avalon's AvalOM.