• Imani Brammer in Life

  • Imani Brammer in Wellness

  • Imani Brammer in Life

    5 Ways To Celebrate The Solar Eclipse And Make The Most Out Of This Rare Occasion

    5 Ways To Celebrate The Solar Eclipse And Make The Most Out Of This Rare Occasion

    First of all, can we agree that a solar eclipse sounds extravagantly fancy? It sounds like something that'd come up in a casual conversation with an astrologist, or like, something that people who wear lunar symbols on their necklaces would know about. So, for us regular peeps, let's break down what this rare event really is, […]
  • Imani Brammer in Wellness

    5 Ways To Use Aloe Vera That You've Probably Never Even Thought About

    5 Ways To Use Aloe Vera That You've Probably Never Even Thought About

    You probably already know that aloe vera can promise a world of wonders for your skin. From working as a natural moisturizer, to soothing your reddest and most painful sunburns, aloe vera can be a total lifesaver when you need it. But, believe it or not, you may not know how to use aloe vera to reap all of […]
  • Imani Brammer in Wellness

    Science Says Feeling Bad About Feeling Bad Will Just Make You Feel, Well, Awful

    Science Says Feeling Bad About Feeling Bad Will Just Make You Feel, Well, Awful

    You know when you feel bad, but you don't want to feel bad, so you try not to feel bad, but that's frustrating, and you just end up in this never-ending cycle of sh*tty feelings? Yeah, well, science says feeling bad about yourself when those negative emotions strike isn't going to help you in the long-run. […]
  • Imani Brammer in Culture

    This Is What's Really Happening Inside Your Brain When You're Being Hypnotized

    This Is What's Really Happening Inside Your Brain When You're Being Hypnotized

    Believe it or not, you've likely experienced a hypnotic state of mind before, even if you've never actually gone to a hypnotist. It's a totally real thing, but oftentimes, people don't really know how hypnosis actually works. Like, what the hell is even happening inside your brain when someone hypnotizes you? Researchers at Friedrich Schiller University Jena […]
  • Imani Brammer in Wellness

    Here's Why You'll Get More Out Of Tracking Your Eating Habits Instead Of Your Calories

    Here's Why You'll Get More Out Of Tracking Your Eating Habits Instead Of Your Calories

    The pressure to look your best is real in these streets. Between bad b*tches on Instagram and their before and after pictures, and the countless “bikini body” workout packages being promoted on your Twitter feed day in and day out, the pressure to appear flawless can overwhelm the very underrated necessity to actually feel your best. And no, counting calories […]
  • Imani Brammer in Wellness

  • Imani Brammer in Wellness

    5 Ways To Maintain Your Self-Care Routine Even While You're On Vacation

    5 Ways To Maintain Your Self-Care Routine Even While You're On Vacation

    Self-care is the most loving, selfish, and kind thing you can do for yourself. It is all about you, and what's best for you. And it's just as important to maintain a self-care routine on vacation as it is during your usual, everyday life. The world cannot get the best of you as long as you treat […]
  • Imani Brammer in Life

    How Much Trust Can You Actually Put In Your Gut Instincts? Here's What You Need To Know

    How Much Trust Can You Actually Put In Your Gut Instincts? Here's What You Need To Know

    You know when you feel it in your gut? Like, you just feel it. You don't really know what you feel, but you feel…it. It's the “it” that makes your mother call you randomly to make sure you're OK, because somehow, she just knows. It's intangible, but it feels oh so palpable. That “it,” my love, is your intuition, […]
  • Imani Brammer in Wellness

    “Co-Washing” Is The Upgrade You've Been Looking For In Your Boring Hair-Care Routine

    “Co-Washing” Is The Upgrade You've Been Looking For In Your Boring Hair-Care Routine

    Two ingredients: water and conditioner. That's it — that's all you need to start co-washing your hair. Co-washing (or conditioner-washing) is a hair technique that, for years, has proven wonders, leaving hair soft, moist, and totally luscious. Conditioner washes sans shampoo are meant to make the hair smooth and clean while still retaining moisture. However, co-washing […]
  • Imani Brammer in Celebrity

    Here's Why You Can't Help But Grieve When Your Favorite Celebrity Couple Breaks Up

    Here's Why You Can't Help But Grieve When Your Favorite Celebrity Couple Breaks Up

    If you haven't heard already, Chris Pratt and Anna Faris are splitting up after eight wonderful years of marriage. Despite the fact that the celebrity breakup appears to be happening on pretty amicable terms, and the two insist they still maintain a mutually deep sense of love and respect for one another, the internet essentially cannot handle […]