Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.
Living in Chicago comes with perks. We've got countless restaurants, cocktail spots, and all the best music festivals (Coachella who?). But with the good comes the not-so-good, and in Chi-town that usually means we're talking about the weather: A hot, humid Chicago summer can completely ruin the gorgeous 'do you created inside the comfort of your air-conditioned home. This year, resolve to have fewer fizzled hairstyles by using the right frizz-fighting products that can handle our high temps. Take our advice, and you won't mind the next time Chicago decides to bring the heat—and humidity.
For as much fun as the holiday season brings, it also carries along a sleigh-ton of stress. From stuffing yourself silly at Thanksgiving (accompanied by un-PC comments from your least-favorite tipsy cousin) to searching every overcrowded mall for presents, you may well be at the point where hearing one more jingle bell read
Sometimes fictional characters are total hotties. And, sometimes, these characters are also elves. This is an uncomfortable topic, but that doesn't mean we're going to shy away from it!
It's no one's fault that Bernard the Elf had the nice-guy appeal that made you want him as your boyfriend. It's no one's fault that read