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Think about your most expensive possession. You probably treat it with the utmost care, making sure to keep it away from anything that may cause it damage...
Donald Trump believes that climate change is a hoax. Sorry, Donald Trump does not believe that climate change is a hoax. Are you confused yet? I don't ...
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I had just ended my second “serious relationship” and had been back in the usual rotation of dating apps when I met Drew*. Drew was a man that my mother ...
After deciding to give Cinderella, Beauty and The Beast, The Jungle Book, and possibly Mulan the live action treatment, Disney has announced that yet ...
A Google search for "mooning" pulls up expected results: some news articles about protestors pulling down their pants, and the formal dictionary definition...
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Jean Therapy

Buying jeans is not for the faint of heart. There's trying to determine your size, which varies from brand to brand and cut-to-cut, and then fearing you'll...
We've already shown you how to shorten the pant leg of your skinny jeans, but wider-leg styles are a whole different beast. You can't just tug, tuck, and ...
Lots of big brands talk a big game when it comes to inclusivity, but few actually push any boundaries to show diversity in their campaigns. Sure, we’ve ...
We put some R29ers to the test to check out which jeans they prefer — and if they can even tell the difference between a high-end and a low-end pair

Love Yourself

According to a study Refinery29 conducted earlier this summer, 70% of women were already self-conscious about their bodies by the age of 13. And the number...
Laura Delarato and plus-size TRX trainer and pole dancer Roz Mays try on workout tops and talk about what makes a good plus-size workout top
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You probably thought I was out of my mind when I advocated on behalf of a $900 moisturizer a little while back. After all, that's one month's rent (if ...
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Remember the moment you fell in love with coffee? Maybe it was as a kid, sneaking a sip out of your dad's mug. Or perhaps it was in the wee hours of the ...
"This is about to be crazy," Ariana Grande tells her entourage when she learns what we have planned for our sit-down interview. "This is going to be pure ...
It goes without saying that Marilyn Monroe is a beauty icon. Countless people have spent years trying to re-create her quintessential glam. Even ...
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Your birth control is supposed to bring you peace of mind, but could it be affecting your mental health in a negative way? A large new study suggests a ...
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Left to right: Donna, Static, White Rabbit, 8 Track A video posted by ColourPop Cosmetics (@colourpopcosmetics) on Sep 28, 2016 at 12:47pm PDT ...
In the past few years, we’ve witnessed the launch of silent hair dryers and damage-free bleaching. We’ve learned that shampoo comes after conditioner, and ...
Election Day lasts just one day — a 24-hour culmination of the seemingly never-ending campaign season. But we’ll spend the next two, four, six years ...
A Google search for "mooning" pulls up expected results: some news articles about protestors pulling down their pants, and the formal dictionary definition...
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We've heard plenty of ridiculous claims in the beauty industry. But the number-one assertion? Long-wear. Whether they're marketed as sweat-proof, ...
Do you remember the Hula-Hoop dress? It was a dress for little girls, pretty basic in almost every way except that there was a Hula-Hoop sewn into the hem...
I had just ended my second “serious relationship” and had been back in the usual rotation of dating apps when I met Drew*. Drew was a man that my mother ...
As you might have heard by now, the first black moon since 2014 will rise this Friday night. As ominous as it sounds, the black moon is just another term...
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The fashion industry is evolving, much to our collective relief. And especially right now, you might have noticed that celebrating one's unique looks is...
If you’ve fallen victim to the frustration that is acne — and, seeing as how it’s the most common skin condition in the US, chances are you have — we’ve ...
Big-batch punches are sophisticated, fun, and most importantly, easy for group gatherings (especially when spiked with your favorite alcohol). There also ...
If you had to describe the current political climate in America, what word would you choose: volatile, toxic, or divisive? Perhaps all of the above. ...
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It probably doesn’t come as a surprise that sexting can be great for your relationship. Whether you’ve been in a relationship for a while or you’re just ...
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