According to experts, having a tense jaw can lead to headaches, teeth grinding and even the gradual widening of your face over time. (!) One way to reduce jaw tension? “Making out! Twice a day, for a whole month,” says ayurvedic facialist Candice Forness. “Try it and see what happens.”
How do you sign your emails? Earlier this year, Cup of Jo editor Lexi got a work note signed “Fondle, Elizabeth,” and she laughed as she typed her reply, pointing out that auto-correct had foiled an attempt to be businesslike yet friendly. “At least I got your attention,” her contact wrote back. “Maybe that will be my new calling card.” After analyzing 350,000 email exchanges, researchers found that the email sign-off with the highest response rates is… can you guess… “Thanks in advance,” which got a reply 65.7 percent of the time.
(Bagel photo by James Ransom for Food52.)