Bad Haircut? What to Do When Your Stylist Is Convinced It's Great

The art of politely telling your stylist you hate it

Watch TV and Get Fit

Thanks to these show-inspired workouts, you can spend the evening watching television instead of hitting the gym

5 African American Makeup Myths, Debunked

Pastel shades, nude lips -- you can wear them. Here's how to break the rules and look great

5 Tutorials to Make Your Acne Disappear

Follow these tutorials for a seamless, spot-free look

We Can't Stop Staring

At last night's Los Angeles premiere of "The Other Woman," Kate Upton ruled the red carpet in a sparkling gray strapless Dolce & Gabbana dress and plenty of glittering jewelry to match. And while we loved all the bling, we couldn't stop staring at her voluminous updo by celebrity hairstylist Peter Butler.   read more


April 22, 2014  |   9:04 AM  |  1 COMMENT
What You Need (But Really Don't Want) to Know About Nail Salons

Getting your nails done by a professional is a treat. It's relaxing, painless and, let's face it, really nice to have manicured hands and/or feet that look really good -- even upon close inspection.   read more


April 22, 2014  |   8:04 AM  |  COMMENT
15 Best Earth-Friendly Beauty Products

What's the hot trend in beauty? Going green. We don't mean emerald eyeshadow (although there's nothin' wrong with that). We're talking green as in environmentally friendly and plant-based. Our readers are loving all things eco-conscious, preservative-free and organic, and here they dish on their favorite products. New to the green scene? Use their unbiased ratings to help you know what products to try first.   See products


April 22, 2014  |   8:04 AM  |  20 COMMENTS
Jennifer Lawrence's Pixie Is Now A Bob

• Jennifer Lawrence's pixie cut is now a bob, and somehow she avoided all the awkward growing out stages the rest of us normally suffer through with short hair. How did she do that? [People Style Watch]   read more


April 22, 2014  |   6:04 AM  |  COMMENT
Could Your Friends Be Making You Fat?

Are your friends making you fat? Maybe...

Drs. Walter Willett and Malissa Wood are the authors of Thinfluence: The Powerful and Surprising Effect Friends, Family, Work and the Environment Have on Weight, and they say that in order to maintain your weight, you may have to get rid of some toxic friends.   read more


April 22, 2014  |   5:04 AM  |  COMMENT
You Told Us: Why Your Mom is a Total Beauty

Mother's Day is just around the corner, and just like there's so much more to the special Sunday in May than brunches, flowers and greeting cards, there's so much more to Mom than free rides to school and soccer practice, home-cooked meals each night, and putting up with years of terrible teen angst (sorry, Mom). Those rank high on the "why moms are the best" list, but truth is, there are endless reasons why moms are beautiful and make the ultimate role models.   read more


April 21, 2014  |  12:04 PM  |  COMMENT
Walmart's New Line of Organics: Sign of the Apocalypse or Good News for Your Wallet?

Scoot over Chester Cheetah, Walmart is making room on its shelves for organic products.

Wild Oats, a line featuring everything from organic pasta sauce and chicken broth to salsa and quinoa, is having a rebirth at Wal-Mart this month (it was originally launched in 1987 but faded to black over the years). To increase awareness and attract the healthy crowd that typically stays far, far away, the retail giant has embarked on an all-out marketing blitz to publicize both the re-launch and the unusually low price point.   read more


April 21, 2014  |  11:04 AM  |  1 COMMENT
Totally Painless Hair Removal Products to Try Now

The season of shorts and bikinis is about to begin, and you're probably thinking about cleaning up your diet and ordering some self-tanner. Fun!   read more


April 21, 2014  |   9:04 AM  |  3 COMMENTS
The Mommy Makeover That Doesn't Involve a Bob Haircut

You carry your little miracle around, all safe and cozy, for nine months, and what do you get in return? (Aside from the heart-melting blob of cooing, gurgling adorableness who becomes your ... everything.) If you're like most women, you get a brand new body -- one with stretch marks, a new human's worth of sagging skin around your belly and, post-breastfeeding, deflated boobs that hang dangerously close to what used to be your waistline.   read more


April 21, 2014  |   9:04 AM  |  COMMENT
Learning to Speak 'Hairstylist' Can Be the Difference Between a Fantastic and a Fugly Cut

Ever walked into a salon expecting to emerge looking like ______ (insert a celebrity head of hair here) only to wind up as dejected wreck trying to hold back the waterworks?   read more


April 21, 2014  |   8:04 AM  |  COMMENT

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