Archives - Jun 4, 2014
Is This Nifty Balm The Ultimate Weak-Nails Cure?
Jun 4, 2014
Soak Up Every Summery Moment With These No-Gym Workouts
Jun 4, 2014
10 Bags You Can Plop On The Subway Floor — Guilt-Free
Jun 4, 2014
This Is What Getting Struck By Lightning Looks Like
I don't know about you, but I always thought that getting hit by a lightning bolt was something that only happened to cartoon characters, guest stars on ...
Retail's Wage Problem Is Rage-Inducing
The retail industry employs millions of U.S. workers, but a new study shows that the industry's wages are majorly lacking — and that women are still ...
5 Work Outfits, 10 Shoes — Go ANYWHERE
Forget classifications like pump, sandal, high-top, and loafer. We have a shoe truth that will blow your mind: There are really only two types. There are
Your One-Stop Guide To Decoding A Credit Report
When you’re trying to build your credit — or just being vigilant about avoiding identity theft — it’s important to check your credit report regularly. ...
Work & Money
Men Are Running Late Night, And That's Okay
In 1986, Joan Rivers quietly accepted a deal for her own Late Show on FOX. For years, she'd been a fill-in for Johnny Carson on his show, but when she ...
These Karl Lagerfeld Sneakers Are Getting The Kaiser Sued
You've seen what happens when a fashion person touches normcore shoes. Suddenly, high-tops reach your kneecaps, Tevas have more flair than a Christmas ...
Party-Hopping 101: 6 Pro-Worthy Events You Can't Miss
We've said it before, and hopefully we won't have to say it again, but we're ready for summer. So, to kick it into gear, we rounded up six events you ...
A 3-Ingredient Cocktail To Make All Summer
If you've had an itch for an apéritif since Monday, your instincts were on the money. It happens to be national Negroni week right now, basically giving ...
Food & Drinks
Vegetarian Breakfasts That Pack A Protein Punch
We've heard it over and over again: Adding protein is a sure-fire way to make any meal more filling while maximizing nutrition. Science shows the power ...
Diet & Nutrition
NARS' New Eyeshadows Are The Stuff Of Dreams
These pretty powders are the makeup equivalent of the silvery memory wisps that populate the Pensieve in Harry Potter. Yes, they really are that magical.
17 Breezy Tips From NYC's Coolest
Chances are you're going to be spending most of your summer outside, whether on a beach, on a rooftop for happy hour, or on a walk to work that has
Lana Del Rey Isn't Interested In Your Feminism
Lana Del Rey has constructed a career out of submissiveness. "It's you / It's you / It's all for you," she sings on her runaway hit "Video Games." In "...
World Cup Winner Will Be Predicted By Pandas
Despite scientific evidence that the very notion of psychic powers is predatory nonsense, and that the animal world probably could not give less of a ...
Can Income Inequality Hurt A Relationship?
A few months ago, I was promoted at work, and now I'm making more money than my boyfriend. It wasn't an issue until he recently suggested that I pay more...
Sex & Relationships
Pretty Padded Room
Beauty, Meet Fashion: The Ultimate Collab Is HERE
You know that giddy feeling you get when you’re in a new relationship, and you want to tell everyone in sight? Well, we’re feeling it. Big time. So,
Why I'm Not Getting Married
When scrunchies and Spandex were all the rage, I insisted on dressing like a pint-sized, 19th-century librarian. When preppy became cool, I switched to a...
Sex & Relationships
Keri Russell Shares Her Glowy-Skin Secrets
Being Keri Russell's makeup artist has its perks — like being able to spend quality glam time with the lovely and talented actress. And, lucky for me, I
Report: Women & Minorities Are Still Underrepresented In Hollywood
A report on the state of diversity in Hollywood is in, and it's predictably depressing. The overview from UCLA's Ralph J. Bunche Center for African ...
Your Luggage Game Just Got A Lot Cooler (Thanks, Natalie Joos!)
Like your everyday carryall, your travel bag should be an extension of yourself. Just as you wouldn’t swing a beat-up satchel over your shoulder for your ...
5 Reasons You Need To Watch The Rangers Win The Stanley Cup (We H...
It's been nearly two decades since the New York Rangers hoisted the Stanley Cup above their heads as NHL champions, but after the most improbable of ...
11 Techy Ways To Save Your Life
Since the Santa Barbara killings, the Internet has been ablaze with discussions of misogyny, rape culture, sexual violence, and the staggeringly ...
Sharon Van Etten & Her Omnichord Serenade Us
Sharon Van Etten might just be the Pied Piper of Refinery29. You think we kid, but the quietly thoughtful singer-songwriter came by our offices recently,
Is Zara's Lower-Priced Brand Worth The Wait?
FOMO reigns at Refinery29 HQ today, with word that Stradivarius, Zara's more-affordable sister brand, will soon arrive in London. Per the Evening ...
Eating Outside — Where YOU Really Go
It's too divine outside. We're ready to take everything out of doors, from movie-watching to exercising — and, most importantly, getting our grub on. ...
Food & Drinks
Win $1,000 To Revamp Your Digs — NOW
We like to think we've got our personal style down pat. Pairing a crop top with high-waisted pants and mixing miniskirts with chunky heels — no
Easy Summer Makeup Tips From An A-List Makeup Pro
Whether it's DIY video tutorials or aspirational slideshows, we certainly showcase our fair share of amazing beauty content here at R29. So, when we
This Pole Dancer Proves You Can Be Strong & Sexy At Any Size
Ever since Susan Boyle first opened her mouth and made angels weep, reality-competition shows have caught on to the fact that what we really want is to ...
This Isn't Your Average "90s Music"
If you've ever danced in 4-inch YRU platforms, you know it's no cakewalk. Sure, the argument can be made that it's just like dancing in regular ol'
Just For You: 15% Off Fashion Editors' Hand-Me-Downs!
By now, you're familiar with Bib & Tuck, one of our favorite online consignment shops. For the uninitiated: It's a total rabbit hole that can inspire ...
Annie Georgia Gre...
Do You Have A "Responsibility" To Be Out If You're Trans*?
Recently, Grantland published a feature by Caleb Hannan about the “scientifically superior” Oracle GX1 putter and its reclusive inventor, Dr. Essay Anne ...
Cover: We Should Expect More
UPDATE: Pharrell has since decided to apologize, as Native American blogger Native Appropriations has pointed out. Here's a pretty straightforward test ...
Kendall Jenner Poses Topless For
Now that the Kimye wedding hoopla is over and done with, it's time for Kendall Jenner to reclaim the Kardashian & Ko. spotlight. And, what could be more
Navigate Bonnaroo With This Here Epic Playlist
The fields of Manchester, TN, are soon to be alive with the sounds of, well, everything. Bonnaroo 2014 is fast approaching and with it comes the
3 Things Every Runner Should Do Today
I used to hate running. As a fitness editor, I was well aware of all the health benefits associated with the sport, and while I would occasionally ...
Lighten Your Hair Color Without Frying Your Scalp
Now that summer has officially rolled around, the platinum trend is hitting a fever pitch. Women are scooping up bleach bottles left and right and ...
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See What Happens When This Adorable Puppy Gets Excited
Artemis the Alaskan Malamute has moves — and he will use them until someone agrees that yes, it is, in fact, time to go outside. As his owner puts it on ...
Mila Kunis & Channing Tatum's Intergalactic Love Affair Gets Delayed
For those of you who were looking forward to watching a pointy-eared Channing Tatum put the moves on Mila Kunis this summer, we have some bad news. The ...
Challenge Accepted! A Fresh Face In 5 Minutes Flat
As much as we'd like to say we #wokeuplikethis, we really didn't. Our complexion could always use some brightening, and our lashes will never turn down a
Jonah Hill Apologizes For Using Homophobic Slur
Because of his work in supporting gay rights, Jonah Hill would be expected to be one of the last people to use a homophobic slur. Unfortunately, the 22 ...
Suzy Menkes Takes On Fashion's "B*tch Brigade"
In her debut column for British Vogue, Suzy Menkes comes out swinging at fashion's "Bitch Brigade." The former style editor of The International New York...
Is Kourtney Kardashian Pregnant With Her Third Child?
Kanye West won't be the newest member of the Kardashian clan for long. According to Us Weekly, the eldest sister, Kourtney, is pregnant with her third ...
A California Wedding That's So Sweet
This couple said they wanted their 4th of July weekend wedding to feel more like a backyard party from childhood rather than a wedding. They chose a navy
14 Stylish Ways To Get Ruffled Up
Wearing extra fabric during Hades-like days is our version of torture. But, when excess material has the power to add instant dimension and coolness to our...
When Makeup Blends Gender
Recently, we noticed a popular thread on Reddit titled "I turned myself into a guy! ...Using makeup!" The comments that follow are positive, thanking the...
Orange Is The New Black
Refresher: What You Need To ...
Orange Is the New Black is back this Friday, and we can't wait. Hopefully the skies will go dark and the rains will pour down in fury. That way, we can ...
Elizabeth Olsen & Dakota Fanning Fight It Out In The
If you need a respite from the summer-movie deluge of alien invasions and caped crusaders, look no further than Very Good Girls. The film stars Dakota ...
16 Super-Stylish Looks From Wine Country
We don’t need much reason to head to Napa for the weekend — the thought of sipping wine in the sun is enough to get us there in lightening speed. But,
The Jeans You'll Love For Years To Come
What's the one thing Kim Kardashian, Wayne from Wayne's World, and Kurt Cobain have in common? A love for ripped denim. And, now, you can add yourself to ...
10 Spots To Satisfy Your BBQ Craving This Summer
Talk about a no-brainer: There's no better way to celebrate summer than with a big ol' plate of delicious 'cue, whether it's spicy brisket, dry-rub chicken...
6 Killer Ways To Make Shorts Look SO Chic
They're just pants that are vertically challenged. They're just skirts with a little extra connectivity going on. Shorts, as a concept, aren't particularly...
8 Things To Know This AM — Jun 04 2014
In attempts to inspire people to recycle, Coca-Cola launched its brilliant "2nd Lives" campaign, which encourages consumers to reuse plastic bottles with ...
Your Made-In-The-U.K. Summer Playlist
The U.K. music scene is blowing up, and there's no denying it. From garage rock to African-inspired tunes to ambient, electro beats, the choices are
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