Saturday, December 04, 2021

Day: September 15, 2021

31 of the best places for vintage and thrift shopping in Pittsburgh

The heyday of thrifting — and scoring great clothes for super-low prices at vintage shops — was supposed to be over, due to the rise of internet shopping sites like Etsy and eBay.

But nobody told Pittsburgh. There are more vintage shops now in Pittsburgh than ever before. (The prices, well … they’re not as cheap as the old days).

Of course, checking out the vintage/used clothing shops for the first time in a while was a bit of a shock — I’m still not over the fact that the ’80s, ’90s even the 2000s have become “vintage.”

For this

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A TikTok User Made a Solid Case for Using a Hyaluronic Acid Skin-Care Serum in Your Hair

The concept of hyaluronic acid in hair-care products isn’t a new one. According to cosmetic chemist David Petrillo, when it shows up in shampoos and conditioners, hyaluronic acid binds to the strands and follicles encourage a smoother look and feel and help prevent breakage. But using a straight-up hyaluronic acid serum intended for the skin seems a little strange, no? Not to mention potentially wasteful if it’s not effective. But that didn’t stop one TikTok user from experimenting and sharing her results with what has become an audience of hundreds of thousands of viewers.

On August 29, Kaitlyn Boyer posted

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Was I right to say they can’t attend the wedding?

Dear Amy: My son and his fiancee sent out save-the-date cards and then invitations, and then they made phone calls to people who did not RSVP to the wedding invitation.

Amy Dickinson 

Now it is one week until the wedding, and my brother and his wife (who said they could not attend) have changed their minds.

Everything is complete: seating charts made, food ordered and paid for, and hotels rooms are no longer available. The wedding is in a small mountain town.

My son and his fiancee have everything in order and planned the whole wedding. I feel they don’t

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