The Best Activewear: From Budget to Luxury, 7 Brands You Can’t Miss | Lifestyles

Alo’s goal is to spread “mindful movement,” and their clothing reflects that. If you like having lots of fit options for pants, tops, and bras, Alo’s line won’t disappoint – there are many different combinations of length, pattern, material, and stretch to choose from. You can also easily search by activity since we all know that your barre class requires very different attire than a weekend hike. With fashion-forward options made by a team living their intention to bring more mindfulness to everyday life, you can’t go wrong with pieces from Alo.

Dedicated to an inclusive activewear line, Beyond Yoga features models and styles that will work on every body type; if you need extended sizes (up to 4x), this is one of the only brands where you’ll find all of your favorite styles and prints. They’re also committed to community activism,

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Ford Foundation to divest millions from fossil fuels

The Ford Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, announced Monday that it will divest millions from fossil fuels, following similar investment decisions made by other sizable foundations in recent years.

For years, climate activists have put pressure on endowed institutions, like Ford, to end their investments in companies involved with producing fossil fuels — coal, oil and natural gas. MacArthur Foundation, another dominant player in the philanthropy world, and Harvard University both announced last month that their institutions would end investments in fossil fuel related companies.

“As with any significant decision in a dynamic organization, this choice did not come without trade-offs,” Ford Foundation President Darren Walker said in a statement posted on the organization’s website.

“Although just 0.3% of the Ford Foundation’s endowment is directly invested in fossil fuel companies, we take our duties as fiduciaries seriously and we’re mindful that if we put

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Aquaphor Visibly Reduces My Fine Lines and Quenches Dry Skin

Welcome to the Well+Good SHOP. Our editors put their years of know-how to work in order to pick products (from skin care to self care and beyond) they’re betting you’ll love. Even better? In articles marked with the Well+Good SHOP logo—like this one—you’re able to add to cart without ever leaving Well+Good. Happy shopping! Explore the SHOP

In my 30 years of taking care of my skin, there have been two products that have been total game-changers. One is CeraVe’s hydrating facial cleanser , which is my go-to for keeping away breakouts and keeping my skin as dewy as possible. And the other is Aquaphor Advanced Therapy Healing Ointment. Chances are, you’ve heard of its moisturizing powers and the protection this balmy treatment offers dry, cracked, and wounded skin. Sure, that’s its main purpose, but it’s also been helpful in improving the appearance of my fine lines.



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Privacy Concerns Key Reason Buyers Flee Online Retailers | Privacy

By Jack M. Germain

Oct 13, 2021 5:00 AM PT

Consumers would rather avoid brands than compromise personal data, according to new research. Brands that handle consumer data transparently and ethically, however, will be best positioned to navigate and engage with this cautious consumer base.

Shopper discontent with online retail sites is localizing to two major concerns. Spoiler alert: customer experience per se is not in this ranking. It is the need for caution that prominently leads shoppers to abandon their shopping carts.

Consumers’ reliance on online shopping has forced greater emphasis on caution when providing brands with personal data. Results of a recent survey of more than 1,100 respondents conducted by marketing technology firm Wyng released Tuesday confirmed that reality.

The “Wyng 2021 Report: State of Consumer Data Privacy,” revealed that consumers would rather abandon purchases or entirely avoid brands that do not offer assurances of protecting buyers’ personal

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