Tag Archives: People

Netflix has people (serenely) bulldozing their closets, and thrift stores are riding the wave

Are you, dare we say it… On New Year’s Day, Netflix released the series “Tidying Up with Marie Kondo,” a minimalist home/life improvement show based on the wildly popular 2014 book “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up” and starring the book’s author, Japanese organization expert Marie Kondo. Needless to say, the whole experience has plunged… Read More »

What Is Anal Bleaching — And Why Are People Doing It?

Spas offer a lot of below-the-belt treatments: bikini waxes, laser hair removal, vaginal rejuvenation…and now, anal bleaching. Yes, anal bleaching, or as Graceanne Svendsen, the practice manager at Shafer Plastic Surgery and Laser Center in New York City, calls it: unisex intimate bleaching. “Intimate bleaching is extremely popular right now,” says Svendsen, crediting porn for the… Read More »

2019 Preview: People will receive transfusions of artificial blood

CueImages/Alamy Stock Photo By Clare Wilson Blood transfusions save lives, but supply doesn’t always meet demand, which can lead to fatal consequences. Soon, we will be able to end that problem by making blood in the lab on demand, with no donors required. Transfusions depend on armies of donors and complex networks for collecting and… Read More »