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Inside NYC's Most Elite Club
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A Naturally Curly Chick Dishes On Her Fave Products
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Ask A Scientist: Why Does Stress Make Me Break Out?
May 27, 2014
LadyPockets Is The Fashion Internet's New Favorite Site
"Get the Look! Ruth Bader Ginsburg" marks the headline moment the fashion Internet has been waiting for; it's now a glorious reality, thanks to parody ...
Scared Of This Trend? Think Again!
The phrase "crop top" may instantly bring to mind music festivals and Gwen Stefani's abs. (As in, "don't even try if you aren't at a music festival or in
Quick Lunch Recipes
Serve This Dish At Every Party This Season
I ordered a watermelon salad at a restaurant a few weeks ago. In my mind I thought it would taste similar to this, but it didn’t and I was disappointed. ...
Love & Lemons
This Vietnamese Line Is Our New Obsession
For a recent event, our beauty director, Megan McIntyre, slipped into a seductively simple, maroon crop-top-and-midi-skirt set — yep, the one to the
The Hilarious "Scientific" Explanation For The Thigh-Gap Phenomenon
Since its inception in early 2013, the so-called "thigh gap" trend has done a great job making people mad across the Internet. Spawned by thinspo blogs and...
Reveals Its Annual Hot 100 List
Every year, Maxim takes on the arduous task of determining its annual Hot 100 list. While models Cara Delevingne and Alessandra Ambrosio made the top ...
5 Sandals To Wear In The Rain
For some reason, jumping in puddles just isn't as much fun as it was when we were, say, five years old. Instead, the residual splash from a cab or ...
Annie Georgia Gre...
Love ASOS Curve? Here's How You Can Be Its Next Model
Non-hokey e-commerce images for the plus-size set aren't easy to come by, but ASOS has teamed up with U.K. agency Models1 to launch an Instagram search ...
Tina Fey Was Basically Liz Lemon In College (Here's The Pic To Pr...
Leave it to Reddit users to unearth quite possibly the most hilarious, most awesome photo of the summer. Over the weekend, this snap of Tina Fey surfaced...
3, 2, 1: Cover Up Blemishes In A Snap
Anyone with problematic skin can attest that covering up blemishes and blotches is usually a grueling routine that involves layering products à la Lady
Diet & Nutrition
These Yogurts Have MORE Sugar Than Twinkies
Yogurt is one of those foods we tend to place in the “good for you” category; it's a snack-time mainstay that's filling with a hit of protein. Twinkies, ...
True Detective 2
Is Coming Together 3 Leads At A Time
The great thing about a show like True Detective is that you don't have to see the entire first season in order to write about the upcoming second (...
Burberry Is Launching A Skin-Care Line...At Some Point
If there's one brand that's synonymous with luxury, it's Burberry. Aside from its iconic trench coats, the company is known for its elegant makeup line. ...
Maria Del Russo
Let's Talk About How Much NYC Weddings Cost
Seven million dollars is a lot of money. It is also exactly how much Kimye spent on their wedding this weekend — about 5% of their net worth. While
10 Pretty Coffee Makers For The Perfect Cup
The barbecue- and beach-filled long weekend was over too soon. Now, you're back, in denial, and hunched in front of your computer. (We're right there with ...
This Is NOT How You Address The Thigh-Gap Problem
The "thigh gap" is something you'll usually find in one of three places: on thinspiration blogs, in think pieces about body image, and on softcore ...
8 Strange Facts About Kimye's Wedding
Just about every wedding has its odd moments. That creepy uncle who insists on dancing with each bridesmaid. That gory Walking Dead groom's cake. The
5 Amazing Animal Prints That Will Never Catch On
Now that Bambi prints are the new leopard, and leopard is the new neutral, there's a race to see how many animal-inspired spots and stripes we can apply to...
How To Paint Your Nails: The Infographic
Have you ever perused the many blogs and listicles of failed attempts at Pinterest-worthy crafts? We've all been there — you see a gorgeous DIY online,
Lena Dunham Joins The #YesAllWomen Conversation
In the wake of last Friday's University of California, Santa Barbara shooting, the #YesAllWomen social-media campaign has gathered stories and ...
Introducing: Music's Bold New Stars
Not to state the obvious, but beauty is a high priority at Refinery29: We cover it all, from the latest trends to the most innovative products to the gurus...
News Flash: Wikipedia Is A Horrible Place To Get Medical Information
For hypochondriacs (and those of us who just like to know what's going on in our bodies), the Internet is a blessing and a curse. The sheer volume of ...
What Toddlers Can Teach Us About Ourselves
Strong-willed. Yep, that’s how I’ll put it. My daughter is strong-willed. Fierce. Defiant, even. Everyone said that the toddler years would be tough. ...
Chemical Versus Physical Sunscreen? The Debate Rages On
If there's one thing we're aiming to do this summer, it's wear more sunscreen. But, as many of you have pointed out, the kind of sun block could make a ...
Food & Drinks
This Hearty Salad Will Keep You Fuller, Longer
This is a salad that eats more like a gratin, without the cheese hangover. As Food52er Ameliorator put it, "It's vegan, but filling and never leaves you ...
Why You Get Hangovers?
If you've been on a bender at any point in your life, you know that a hangover is an all-but-inevitable byproduct of partying a little too hard. ...
Celebs Making Faces — The 20 Best Pics You Can't Unsee
Life as a celebrity means living under the constant, all-seeing paparazzi panopticon. Flashbulbs are flashing, reporters are reporting, and every now and ...
Like To Straighten Naturally Curly Hair
In Lady Gaga’s song, “I Like it Rough," she talks about, well, how rough she likes it. She gives a number of similes for the experience of loving her ...
Here Are Your Cannes Winners & Losers
The 67th edition of the Cannes Film Festival came to an end last weekend, with the Turkish film Winter Sleep taking the coveted Palme d’Or. But, that ...
Books & Art
In Defense Of Not Always Being PC
In 2010, I had one of the best and worst years in the history of me. I was fired from my second job, my dad was about to cut me off, and I was freshly ...
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Cecil Delevingne's First Month Of Existence Has Been A Mixed Bag
Cara Delevingne's bunny, Cecil, made his Instagram debut in early May and already has 72,250 followers. Don't get it twisted, though; the lifestyle of ...
Summer Is Calling & This Style Blogger Is Here To Help
In case you haven't heard, us New Yorkers are a speedy bunch: Our casual stroll is a near-running gait, our "friendly" exchanges sound more like
Mara Wilson Says Misogyny Is The Root Of UCSB Killings
Following the UCSB shootings on Friday, the media is setting its focus on Elliot Rodgers, unpacking his motives for such a planned, violent rampage. The ...
The 5 Can't-Miss Acts At Governors Ball
Somewhere down the line, we all decided the bands we've gotta see at any music festival are just the headliners. So, when it comes to 2014's Governors
: Venus On The Move
Heads up, stargazers: Venus, keeper of your love and relationships sphere, is hitting the road skies in this week's installment of our horoscope web series...
Basic Bitches From Beginning To End
We're not huge fans of the B-word. No matter how you slice it, it's just not a word that serves anyone well. But, we read the Internet just as much as ...
The Genuis Way These 5 Lofts Use Space & Color
Previously seen in "7 Clever Loft Spaces for Small Places," take a look at how these five homeowners have comfortably converted compact spaces into ...
Forget #NoMakeup: Acne-Cream Selfies Have Arrived
Now that The New York Times has declared the #nomakeup selfie the coolest new trend, it's only natural that the beauty world start the hunt for something...
Maria Del Russo
George Clooney & Amal Alamuddin Might Marry At Downton Abbey
The sheer fact that George Clooney is finally tying the knot is so legendary that the nuptials need a truly out-of-this-world venue to match. It seems ...
3 Glam Spring Looks From Hair To Heels
In case you weren't paying attention, spring's runways got OWNED by fierce, high-drama looks. It was enough to make our slicked-back ponytails and
12 Reasons Your Summer Wardrobe Is About To Get Twisted
Our summer-wardrobe M.O. is simple: Throw something on and go. But, those easy pieces aren't always the most flattering. Or, at least, they weren't. This ...
Lana Del Rey Can't Break Her Man's "Shades Of Cool"
Lana Del Rey's aural history with men has spanned from blue-jean-wearing James Deans, video-game players, Cognac sippers, million-dollar fellas to dudes
3 Healthy DIY Nut Butter Recipes To Try ASAP
Back in the day, peanut butter was the most sophisticated nut butter you could imagine. Now, a slight glimpse in the condiment aisle at your health food ...
8 Things To Do In NYC This Week
With Memorial Day weekend behind us, the week ahead is looking a little, well, drab. No more relaxing at the beach. No more spending the days in your ...
19 Espadrilles To Purchase Immediately
Our favorite thing about this warm, sunny season? The chance to break in a new pair of espadrilles. And, this year, we're ready and raring to go with 19 ...
Famous '80s Street Art Can Be Yours For Under $16
In time for the post-Memorial Day onslaught of graphic tees, Forever 21 is upping the style ante with its Artist Series, Teen Vogue notes. Billed as "an ...
Wear This With That: A Summertime Primer
You read up on it, did your research, searched out the perfect version, and slapped down your card to make the purchase. Now, you find yourself standing in...
Hero Status: Meet The Female CEO Who Majorly Inspires
When I was growing up, all I ever wanted was to work in publishing. I loved magazines — all magazines — and the thought of becoming an editor and
8 Things To Know This AM — May 27 2014
Thanks to Skippable, binge-watching may never be the same again: The digital service tells you which episodes of your latest television obsession aren't ...
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