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6 Ways Our Baby Changed The Way My Husband And I Talk To Each Other

Emily Hatch | Posted 07.28.2014 | Parents
Emily Hatch

Out of all the changes that a new baby brings, the most drastic change, in my experience, is what you and your partner talk about.

Four Years After the Blowout... Has Anything Changed?

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 06.18.2014 | Green
Robert L. Cavnar

Beyond the obvious effects of this massive oil spill, and the ongoing court battle between the government, plaintiffs, and BP, the question needs to be asked: After the worst offshore blowout in US history, did we learn anything?

Beauty Addiction: Could Mani-Pedi Anonymous Be Next?

Vivian Diller, Ph.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women
Vivian Diller, Ph.D.

Do you find that having someone massage your feet and polish your nails soothes your anxiety? Do you get uneasy when your hair stylist is on vacation or can't fit you in for monthly highlighting or coloring?

Best Blow-Dryers Under $50

Allure | Posted 10.30.2013 | Style
Allure

Your blow-dryer can mean the difference between a good hair day and a bad one -- so why not splurge? One good reason: It's possible to get a great blow-out without blowing out your entire wallet. Here, ten drugstore hair-dryers that deliver shiny, happy results.

Smooth Sailing

Alexis Johnson and Kathryn Romeyn | Posted 09.18.2013 | Style
Alexis Johnson and Kathryn Romeyn

With blow-dry bars at an all-time high around the country, getting perfect locks may seem like the biggest no-brainer of your beauty routine. But what to ask for once you sit in that chair?

Get A Blowout With... Cashmere?

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 06.19.2013 | Style

Just when we thought there was no way to make a blowout any better, Chicago-based George the Salon has unveiled a straightening treatment that uses ca...

Get Great Hair For Under $40

The Huffington Post | Erin Ruberry | Posted 06.18.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- What do movie stars, runway models and brides have in common? They all get their hair professionally coiffed before a big event -- and n...

Can A Blowout Really Last For One Week?

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 05.14.2013 | Style

The editors here at HuffPost Style have debated the pros and cons of a salon blowout, but there's no denying that professional styling manages to trum...

Blowouts In Full Force On Inauguration Day

Posted 01.21.2013 | Style

Bill approves.

Arianna's Daughter Christina Shares The Secret To A Perfect Blowout

The Huffington Post | Simone Kitchens and Raydene Salinas | Posted 12.26.2012 | Style

Christina Huffington tells us how she gets that impossibly bouncy hair.

BP Banned; the Difficult Road Back

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 11.28.2012 | Green
Robert L. Cavnar

This morning, the EPA announced that BP has been banned from acquiring any new U.S. government contracts due to its "lack of business integrity." Still, BP needs to remain viable in the U.S. so they can continue to pay for clean up and civil penalties.

Persistent Oil Sheen at Macondo Well Site

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 12.27.2012 | Green
Robert L. Cavnar

There is a real problem at the site. Oil is definitely there, and it is a true problem. Think about it. From April 20, 2010 to July 15, 2010, the well flowed something around 5 million barrels of oil into the ocean environment. Only a small portion of that oil was recovered or burned.

Shell Begins Drilling in the Chukchi Sea: The Details and the Risks

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 11.10.2012 | Green
Robert L. Cavnar

There are many questions to be asked about why our demand for hydrocarbon-based fuels is so great that we are now drilling for hydrocarbons in some of the most harsh conditions in the world.

Where Do You Stand On Blowouts? Two Writers Duke It Out

The Huffington Post | Stylelist | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Few things are as divisive among the female population as hair. Some of us are shower-and-go while others are product-blow-dry-straighten-and-style. T...

Why You Should Just Say No To Blowouts

Rebecca Adams | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style
Rebecca Adams

Repeat after me: No, thank you. For the past five years, that's been my response to each hairdresser who's asked me if I'd like to have my hair blown...

Why You Should Just Say No To Blowouts

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Repeat after me: No, thank you. For the past five years, that's been my response to each hairdresser who's asked me if I'd like to have my hair blown...

Why I Love Getting Salon Blowouts

Sarah Leon | Posted 10.02.2012 | Style
Sarah Leon

While some might not love blowouts, I look forward to my few days of post-haircut glory.

Arrest of BP Engineer Exposes the Smoking Gun?

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 04.24.2012 | Green
Robert L. Cavnar

Today, the Justice Department arrested a former BP engineer for allegedly destroying hundreds of text messages that included details of flow rate calculations of their blown out Macondo well in the days immediately following the Gulf disaster on April 20, 2010, just over two years ago.

North Sea Well Blow-out Spikes Carbon Emissions

Bill Chameides | Posted 06.04.2012 | Green
Bill Chameides

Crossposted with TheGreenGrok. Déjà vu? Not quite, but certainly some echoes of BP's Deepwater Horizon incident from two years ago. On March 25, the...

2012 Will Be a Blowout Election: One Way or T'other

Paul Abrams | Posted 12.20.2011 | Politics
Paul Abrams

In 2012 the country will either re-elect President Obama, and have Democrats take control of the House and grow its majority in the Senate -- or, it will elect a Republican President, maintain the Republican control of the House, and have the Republicans take the Senate.

The World's Most Expensive Blowout Costs...

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

When it comes to my hair, I spare no expense to have my kinky, curly strands styled in intricate 'dos. I don't even mind forking over a few extr...

Final Government Report on BP Blowout Cites "Poor Risk Management

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 11.14.2011 | Green
Robert L. Cavnar

Today, the Joint Investigation Team issued its final report on it's investigation of BP's Macondo Well Blowout and subsequent oil spill that occurred on April 20, 2010.

Macondo Well Flowing Again? Not Likely

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 11.04.2011 | Green
Robert L. Cavnar

Over the last several weeks, many have become concerned based on reports of oil on the surface of the water near BP's now P&A'd (plugged and abandoned) Macondo Well, and concern has been growing that the well is now leaking oil.

A Year After the BP Blowout: What We've Learned. And Haven't.

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 06.20.2011 | Green
Robert L. Cavnar

Today marks the first anniversary of the worst environmental catastrophe in the history of the US. But, unfortunately, most Americans, including our politicians, are suffering from collective amnesia about that tragic event.

Are the New Subsea Oilwell Containment Companies Ready? Maybe

Robert L. Cavnar | Posted 05.28.2011 | Green
Robert L. Cavnar

Besides the obvious weaknesses in subsea BOPs, and hence well control, I am concerned about having competing groups doing subsea containment.