Today's Curated NoPo Headlines - February 7, 2019

CONSUMER/PERSONAL FINANCE

Scoot over, Microsoft! Apple once again the most valuable public company in world; Delta Air Lines apologizes for ‘creepy’ Diet Coke napkins, is removing them from flights; Miami estate sells for record $50 million; gohenry – to help your child be good w/money?; Lyft bringing thousands of electric vehicles onto its platform; JCPenney ditching home appliances to focus on apparel; Social media making Valentine’s Day super expensive for millennials; Ghana being heralded as next big tourist destination?; How to purchase the right flowers this Valentine’s Day; Why men driving flashy sports cars give women bad impression; The stock that’s back after a 20-year hiatus [Spoiler Alert: Nokia]; Costco’s heart-shaped macarons (much cheaper than Ladurée, Michelle!); New emojis for 2019.

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Like cannabidiol cupcakes? Brownies? Lattes? Cocktails? Health departments say no more! The crackdown on CBD edibles – in New York City and beyond – has officially begun; Sleep and meditation app Calm raises $88 million, hits unicorn status w/$1 billion valuation; Ozzy Osbourne hospitalized, postpones tour; ‘AirPods 2’ – could be greater health monitoring device than the Apple Watch?; A potential risk factor (sedentary lifestyle) that explains sharp rise in colorectal cancer among those < 50; The science of tea’s mood-altering magic; Signs your workload is unhealthy.

FASHION/BEAUTY

Why does everyone suddenly have fancy fake teeth?; Christie Brinkley and daughter Sailor walking runway together today in Elie Tahari’s fashion show; Mars Wrigley bringing pop-up candy spa to New York City for Valentine’s Day; Chanel saying TheRealReal.com’s authentication ‘experts’ aren’t really…experts; CBD facial – worth the hype?; Jack Rogers’ new look for spring (part of the brand’s makeover under new CEO); Louis Vuitton’s $1400 monogrammed lipstick case; Dior’s $35,000 metallic saddle bag–for men.

FITNESS/DIET

Coast-to-coast bike trail coming to the U.S. – 4000 miles, 12 different states, no cars!; New research shows if you work out regularly, you may quit craving bad-for-you foods; Latest study on impact of fasting shows it increases metabolic activity more than previously realized (and may even fight aging); Lululemon – going to stretch to new highs before end of March?; Why we actually NEED fat in our diets; How to eat your way to a healthy gut; The right (and wrong) way to exercise after drinking too much; A new breed of travel companies that want to take you anywhere you want to go, and give you a great workout when you arrive.

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