12 Formal Wear Trends From The ’90s That Are Back In 2016

May 5, 2016

Casual wear isn’t the only place we’re seeing a revival — plenty of ’90s formal wear trends are also making an appearance in 2016. So, if you want to be a little bit fashion forward, it’s time to take a cue from these old glamorous trends. From Kendall Jenner’s choker’s to Olivia Palermo’s flare jeans, ’90s trends are back and big in the fashion world. Chances are, if you’re reading this in…


I Tried The Ice Water Facial This Is What Happened

April 30, 2016

With that in mind, I tried the ice water facial to see if the polar plunge is actually worth it. Because this odd method certainly promises a lot for something that is essentially bobbing for ice cubes all in the name of beauty.  Dunking your face in ice cold water first thing in the morning seems like an overall bad idea. But that’s exactly what the ice water facial entails,…


I Recreated My Senior Portrait Makeup Look

April 25, 2016

I mean, reality TV (Flavor of Love anyone?) was still in its prime, MySpace was still a top social media platform, and Motorola was the hot phone brand everyone had to have. Boy, have things dramatically changed since then. Time really does move at lightening speed. It’s strange to think that the year 2006 was only 10 years ago. The year 2006 is especially weird for me to think back…


9 Pedicure Tools Products You Actually Need For The Perfect At-Home Treatment

April 18, 2016

In fact, Skyy Hadley, celebrity nail artist and owner of As You Wish Nail Salon, tells Bustle an interview that bi-weekly at-home pedicures are the perfect way to get gorgeous feet during the summer months. All you need are the right tools and products to give yourself dazzling nails and healthy looking feet.  When it comes to getting a gorgeous pedicure, you don’t have to head to the nail salon. When it…


I Tried Candle Wax As A Moisturizer Here’s Why You Should Try It Out Too

April 16, 2016

That is how I stumbled upon a candle that doubles as a moisturizer. I had never seen such a thingin my entire candle-loving life, so I was quickly curious to see if more thingslike this existed. This crazy, yet awesome product led me to an experiment Ihad to try out for myself: a DIY candleas moisturizer experiment that included playing with wax. I’m a candle person. On any given day…


7 Questions Body Pos People Have Maybe Asked Themselves At Least Once

April 14, 2016

Similar to what I experienced at the start of my exploration into feminism, looking at the world through a body pos lens definitely changed my life for the better. And like feminism, body pos is a radical movement centered around a constant expansion of our understanding of beauty, while growing the movement to be more inclusive to more and more types of bodies. So as body pos activists, we are…


8 Truths To Know Before Using Liquid Eyeliner Because Things Can Get Actually Messy

March 16, 2016

My relationship with this versatile product is anything but simple, I’ve experienced everything from desperate struggling to overwhelming joy while using it. Because let’s be real: liquid eyeliner certainly takes a lot of practice and time. Bottom line is that there are a lot of truths to know before using liquid liner. Being the winged eyeliner enthusiast that I am, I always make sure that my makeup bag is consistently…


12 Gifts For Your Boyfriend Or Significant Other Which They’ll Actually Want

February 2, 2016

Your significant other already has drawers full of socks, and nothing says “I waited until the last minute” like a necktie. So, instead, consider the items that put a modern twist on the traditional. Upgrade their go-to items with gifts that show you’ve noticed their preferences and want them to have the top-shelf picks. Whether it’s Valentine’s Day or Christmas, your significant other’s birthday or a night out to celebrate…


12 Gifts For The Fashion-Forward Couple Thanks To Flowers Chocolates Are So Done

February 2, 2016

Their Instagram accounts share a devastatingly cool aesthetic, and you almost wonder how they found a partner that complements them so well. With that said, it’s a challenge to find gifts for fashionable couples — due to their intimidating sense of style, the pressure to get the perfect, customized gifts is extra-heightened.  You know the couple: they share skin care products, read each other’s magazine subscriptions, and insist that they didn’t plan…


New Legislation Could Lastly Protect Underage Models

June 5, 2013

According to a newsletter sent this morning by the Model Alliance, a not-for-profit organization working to give models a voice in the workplace, the state of New York is looking to make major legal steps in protecting young models. Senator Diane Savino, Chair of the State Labor Committee, and Senator Jeffrey Klein, the Co-Leader of the New York State Senate are proposing legislation that would extend the laws currently protecting…