The Secretary of the Treasury of the United States, Jacob J. Lew, announced yesterday the biggest change in the design of dollar bills since 1929. If on that occasion the changes responded to an attempt to save production costs, the redesign Announcement now responds to the Obama administration's intention to honor key women in the country's history.
The Victoria and Albert Museum in London exhibits a Tampax menstrual cup for its importance today (and you still resist trying it)
Today it is not sold in Spain but Tampax also has its own menstrual cup. It is silicone, it was launched in October last year and is only available in the United States. Although the most curious thing is that it has just become a museum piece at the V&A in London. It has been as part of his Rapid Response collection (quick response) that brings together objects that are part of important moments in recent history and that are related to the world of design and manufacturing.
He is only nine years old but he is already making history. Her name is Daisy-May Demetre and she has been selected by Lulu et Gigi Couture to get on the runway of New York Fashion Week, thus becoming the first model doubly amputated to do so. It was Eni Hegedus-Buiron, the brand's own founder, who personally chose her to dress her designs in New York after having seen her parade in London.
Nestlé begins to reduce plastics by wrapping its famous Kit Kat in origami paper (although, for now, only in Japan)
According to Greenpeace, Nestlé is one of the three most polluting brands in the world. In 2018 alone, the company produced 1.7 million tons of disposable plastic containers. That is, the equivalent of more than 300 garbage trucks per day during the last year. Trying to remedy it, Nestlé announced in January that it promised to completely dispense with plastic straws and make sustainable the packaging of its more than 2.
Second Hand September (September of second hand) is the 30-day challenge that Oxfam has launched to the world's buyers for this September and that is not to buy new clothes for the whole month. In this way, the NGO wants to raise awareness about the impact that the world of fashion has on the environment.
The homage to Camilo Sesto that nobody expected: Cardi B surprises on Instagram knowing his songs (and we're hallucinating)
The death of Camilo Sesto has shocked the world of music and not only within our borders, the news has had an international impact. Especially in the American continent, where the singer enjoyed great success, and this has caused a crossover as unexpected as surreal in the last hours ... And that is, who was going to imagine that Cardi B was a fan of the Spanish singer.
Fashion will also help the Amazon: LVMH announces a millionaire donation (although much smaller than that of Notre Dame)
The llamas continue advancing in the Amazon. The so-called "lung of the planet" has been burning in Brazil and Bolivia for weeks. A situation especially alarming because of the environmental importance of the largest rainforest in the world. The case jumped to international media news last week with special outrage because it was being silenced by Brazilian media.
If you thought that the memes were past is that you have not seen the ones left by the MTV Video Music Awards gala
The gala of the MTV Video Music Awards marks in the entertainment world, officially, the end of summer. However, we can cry for one eye. Not only for the excellent performances that the gala has left us one more year, but also for all the moments and images with which it is impossible not to laugh.
Katy Perry is musical premiere, however, she is not going through her best moment. This August, the singer has been accused of sexual harassment by two different people. At the moment, the interpreter of Never Really Over has not pronounced on the matter of such serious accusations but let's start at the beginning.
Cara Delevingne, Úrsula Corberó and Camila Cabello, among other celebrities, denounce the severity of the fires in the Amazon
The so-called "lung of the planet" has been burning for weeks. The fires that plague part of the Amazon, with special incidence in Brazil and Bolivia, have alarmed the world for the environmental importance of what is the largest rainforest in the world. Even the UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres, has expressed his alarm and "deep concern" on Twitter.
Three years ago since Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara go out together since they met filming the movie 'Her', having coincided later in 'Maria Magdalena'. A lot has rained, but the fact is that now, the relationship continues to advance and wedding bells are already ringing for the couple of actors. We must recognize that this couple is the perfect example of discretion, so much so that not only has the news of their next wedding been surprised, but there have been many who have been surprised even at the relationship itself.
Camila Cabello and Shawn Mendes are the summer couple. Many have been very skeptical in everything that surrounds the couple, others simply find it an advertising maneuver, but the truth, seeing the latest images of the couple in Miami, the truth is that they leave us no doubt that they overflow passion for all four sides.
The first major study on the menstrual cup confirms its benefits (yes, just like your friend the ecological one)
At this point in 2019, it is impossible not to have heard the benefits that the menstrual cup has with respect to other medical devices for the rule. Everyone has a friend, family member or acquaintance who has tried it and tries to convince those who have not yet done so with its benefits. Now they have one more argument because science has just officially endorsed the theory with a study published in The Lancet Public Health, one of the oldest and most prestigious medical publications in the world.
After the wedding, it's time to relax. Thus, after the spectacular wedding that Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas staged a few days ago in Paris (after that of Las Vegas), the time has come to go on a honeymoon, choosing Maldives as a destination, where they have shared some images in their Instagram account that would put long teeth to anyone.
Space Oddity, one of the greatest songs of David Bowie and the history of music in general, celebrates 50 years of its launch this month and, to celebrate it, another pop icon has dressed as Ziggy Stardust. The bisexual and androgynous alien who was trying to save the Earth with rock music was the first alter ego of the singer who now happens to be Barbie (and not Ken's).
Sarah Hyland leaves the potholes behind in her life with a romantic request in a dreamy beach setting
After having to face several potholes, in recent years, as far as her health is concerned, actress Sarah Hyland is now going through a very sweet moment that she has wanted to make us all participate through her social networks. And, the actress of Modern Family, had a romantic request for a hand on the beach, from which we can see up to a video, courtesy of the boyfriend.
This is the luxurious Fairmont Hotel, the film scene in which Pau and Cat Gasol celebrated their wedding
Last Sunday we were surprised by the news that Pau Gasol had married Cat McDonell (now Cat Gasol) after three years of dating. For the occasion, the bride chose a classic design dress from which, a few days ago, we told you all the details. The bride and groom had been engaged since October but little had transcended the wedding and, even after the ceremony, the information continues to come with droppers.
Converse Chuck Taylor All Star adapts to the needs of the environment with three models made from recycled waste
Converse has decided to give a return to its most emblematic model in pursuit of sustainability and has presented a new version of its emblematic Chuck Taylor All Star made of recycled materials. This is the Renew initiative, a line that uses materials manufactured with post-consumer and post-industrial waste and that also bets on alternative manufacturing techniques.
That cool alcoholic drink that you fancy so much in the heatwave (and at festivals) does not help fight it and science explains why
The first heat wave of the year has not been long in coming. Not a week has passed since the beginning of summer and temperatures above 40 degrees are already expected. This heat wave will travel through Europe from Wednesday to next Sunday and many cities, such as Madrid, are expected to exceed their historical maximum in June.
As it has been tradition, the stores of the Amancio Ortega empire will be among the last to kick off the season of liquidations and discounts. However, it is not necessary to wait until that date to go shopping because there are already many firms that have hung the "sales" sign in their shop windows and virtual stores.
A job interview is a crucial moment in our working life as it marks the first contact with the employer and, therefore, the one that can decide if we stay or discard us. Therefore, choosing a correct styling is something basic with which to make a good impression a priori that, later, we endorse with our knowledge and experience.