Dream Job Alert: Icelandic budget airline, WOW Air is looking for two people (me, you?) to travel the world, expense-free, for three months while blogging (me) and vlogging (you) about the experience. This gig, which starts June 1st, pays $4000/month (each), and comes with housing at an apartment in Reykjavik, where you’ll be based when not going to the destinations of your choice. Apply here – by May 14th.

Today's Curated NoPo Headlines - April 25, 2018

CONSUMER/PERSONAL FINANCE

Say hello to the new Gmail w/self-destructing messages, email snoozing, and more… Audi recalls 1.2 million cars, citing fire risk; Wayfair follows Amazon w/its own made-up holiday (‘Way Day’); A masterpiece that was once censored on grounds of obscenity sets new auction record (pre-sale estimate > $150 million!); Earnings thud – ushering in end of frothy era?; Alaska Airlines scrubbing Virgin America’s presence from airports tonight; Your favorite cheap wine may be getting more expensive; Harry Potter and the Cursed Child – hotter than Hamilton right now; Amazon car drop; Interest rate insecurities; Trader Joe’s massive $7 birthday cakes; Orange vanilla cream M&Ms.

HEALTH & WELLNESS

More Americans are avoiding sugar, but what do they want instead for sweetness?; Heavy drinking may throw off bacteria balance in your mouth and raise gum disease risk; Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop Wellness Summit headed back to LA; Your diet – might be the cause of your arthritis pain? [Hi, Dr. Glatter!]; Easy ways to improve your posture; Why more women than men are now getting COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease); Happiest point in marriage – later than you think…

FASHION/BEAUTY

Britney Spears continues to reinvent – announces new line of fashion and lifestyle merchandise; Trash bag prom dress tutorial goes viral on social media; Princess Charlotte’s $62 dress from Little Alice London sells out after she waves at crowds following hospital visit; Sephora’s lawsuit w/Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics – a staggering case study in how beauty products are sold; Ugly truth behind makeup marketed to kids; The facial that came from outer space.

FITNESS/DIET

What is the blood type diet we keep hearing so much about?; Fit, the ‘Netflix of Fitness’ app that’s set to revolutionize your workout, launches in UK; Diet Coke’s new flavors (Twisted Mango, Zesty Blood Orange etc.) are big hit; Amount of exercise your kid needs, based on latest research; Recovering more quickly from workout; Best subscription boxes for fitness junkies; Orangetheory’s aggressive growth; Kate Hudson on Fabletics (“I wanted to create a brand that was more about lifestyle than fitness.”).

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