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Top dentists in NoVA.

Top Plastic Surgeons 2015

The rise of men getting plastic surgery and non-plastic surgeons performing cosmetic procedures.

Great Hair

Fall hair trends to keep you of-the-moment

Great Day Spas

Indulge in pure bliss at these spa retreats.

BEST IN BEAUTY

Northern Virginia Magazine Best in Beauty August 2015

August’s Best in Beauty

Brighten up your beauty regimen with these five selections.

THE SWAG BLOG

SWAG

A blog for the serious shopper by the fashion desk.

HEALTH GEAR

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KidsDoc

This app, created by the American Academy of Pediatrics, gives parents info on their sick child’s symptoms and advice for treatment.

THE DOCTOR IS IN

The Doctor Is In

Have a health question you’ve always wanted answered, but are too embarrassed to ask in person? Now is your chance.

FITNESS FEATURE

3 steps to creating healthy habits

Have you ever tried to make a change, only to take on too much at once and give up? You might be unknowingly setting yourself up to fail.

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Cycling: A Picturesque Pastime

NoVA has some of the most beautiful scenery in the world for cycling, and every road along the way is dotted with the perfect stops to explore.

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Cycling Tours

Not interested in cycling alone? Choose one of these tours and enjoy the best that Virginia cycling has to offer with the security of a guide.

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BEAUTY FEATURES

Northern Virginia Magazine Best in Beauty August 2015

August’s Best in Beauty

Brighten up your beauty regimen with these five selections.

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Middle Ground

Everything you need to know to maintain your salon and spa services between appointments.

NUTRITION FEATURES

Strength training diet tips for fat loss

3 nutritional strategies for fat loss

The best way to achieve long-term success is to ditch the diets and begin to practice healthy habits. Here are some tips.

Do You Need to eat Gluten-Free?

Do YOU need to eat Gluten-Free?

Gluten-free is the latest food trend to be associated with a healthy lifestyle, but before you choose to replace all of the foods in your pantry here are some facts that may be worth considering.

MEDICAL FEATURES

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Doctors, Emergency Rooms and … Zumba?

Hospitals all over NoVA offer gyms, fitness classes and nutrition programs, many of which are substantially less expensive than some chain gyms. Next time you’re in the market for a new gym membership or are looking for a new fitness routine, ditch the impersonal commercial gym and join one of these NoVA locations.

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Top Plastic Surgeons 2015

The rise of men getting plastic surgery and non-plastic surgeons performing cosmetic procedures.

HOW TO

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How-To / The Fete-Ready Face

How can you amp up your simple makeup look in an equally short amount of time?

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How-To: Faux Side Bang

How to get the perfect side bang without cutting your hair.

THE WANNABE HEALTH JUNKIE

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Workout, Party of One

Losing a workout buddy pushes your self-reliance to new levels.

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Get Naked

My new take on steering clear of junk food? Getting naked.

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No Rest for the Ticked Off

After six days of workouts I could have taken a rest day, instead I decided I was a freaking gazelle.

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American Ninja Warrior Proportions

Get motivated by walking, running and TED Talking more.