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Summer has arrived — and so has the heat. Blasting the AC may seem like the only solution to avoid a (literal) meltdown, but our city also offers a prime alternative: pool-hopping. So, take a dip and cool your jets in these sublime bodies of water — just don’t forget to shield your locks from the sun and chlorine! Ahead, our shortlist of the city's best pools and a whizbang arsenal of hair protectors to match.
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Following her stint on Broadway in Cabaret, Michelle Williams is back on the big screen — which means she's also back on the newsstand. The Oscar-nominated actress has posed for the April 2015 cover of Elle UK ahead of her starring role in Suite Française. Oh, how we missed those platinum locks and Louis Vuitton duds. read
We're anxious for warmer temperatures, yes. But, not everyone shares the enthusiasm for bikini season of, say, Sports Illustrated readers. Most women have some gripe or another about swimwear — and two-pieces can prove especially trying. Maybe you struggle to find sets that flatter your figure, tops that stay put, read