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Avocado moisturizing mask

Sharlene Chen October 6, 2021

We have all jumped on the avocado bandwagon at some point, whether it was eating avocado toast 24/7 or watching fitness influencers explain how many nutrients and fats are packed into this one tasty fruit....

Turmeric honey mask

Sharlene Chen October 6, 2021

This is the first mask that comes to mind when mentioning homemade masks. Unlike with the other masks, I actually have friends and classmates who swear by this for their pristine skin. Turmeric contains...

Cocoa avocado mask

Sharlene Chen October 6, 2021

This mask's ingredients are almost exactly the same as the first avocado mask, but with the addition of cocoa powder. Raw cacao in its purest form has a high amount of cancer fighting, disease busting,...

Cucumber probiotic mask

Sharlene Chen October 6, 2021

I’ve seen pictures of people reclining with cucumbers over their eyes all over the internet, but never attempted it myself. This mask may just emulate that practice. Cucumbers reduce swelling and puffiness...

Homemade face masks are common remedies for skin blemishes, dryness and discoloration.

Unmask your stress with homemade recipes

Sharlene Chen October 6, 2021

Feeling stressed? Pimples and blackheads breaking out from homework? Try one of these easy homemade mask recipes tried and tested by the Epic! All ingredients are common household items easily purchased...

What is Lynbrook listening to?

What is Lynbrook listening to?

Susanna Tang and Meera Nambiar October 6, 2021

Staffers Susanna Tang and Meera Nambiar go on a journey to find out what's hot in music on the Lynbrook campus, interviewing students along the way.   

Texas’s decision to make the abortion law alienated the state from most of the country, but it’s also slowly influencing neighboring southern states.

A look into abortion laws by state

Mei Corricello October 5, 2021

In 1973, Roe v. Wade determined that the U.S. would enforce a pregnant woman’s rights to abortion without excessive government restriction. Ever since the U.S.  Supreme Court’s Roe v. Wade decision...

A photo of the author’s comfort food, her mother’s one-pot meal: one fried egg, two bowls of rice and three ladles of rasam

One fried egg, two bowls of rice & three ladles of tomato broth

Shamita Gurusu May 26, 2021

A pink thermos. My pink thermos. Oh, what would it have in it today? Pizza bagels, maybe pesto pasta or even some zesty fried rice! I hurriedly unscrew the lid, and, as the thermos pops open, out comes...

A photo of the authors comfort food

Jajangmyeon: simple and tasty

Ethan Lee May 26, 2021

Deliciously bouncy noodles, savory sauce, soft potatoes and crunchy vegetables make up the dish I will miss most once I leave home for college. Coming home after a long day of school or basketball practice,...

A photo of the authors comfort food

Hotpot: a meal of family and unity

Claire Chiu May 26, 2021

I remember my first Thanksgiving. Unlike Snoopy and Woodstock’s, mine had no pecan pie, mashed potatoes or even the famous turkey. My parents grew up in poverty and were fascinated by the world of glorious...

COVID-19 podcast: Valhalla Yearbook

COVID-19 podcast: Valhalla Yearbook

Kaylin Li June 5, 2020

In this episode, we interview an editor-in-chief of Valhalla Yearbook, Faizah Asif. She shares what it's like to work on the Yearbook in a typical year and what it's like now after school shut...

Class of 2020

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