Stories by Katie McCarthy

How Often Should You Wash Your Hair, Really?

Every day. Every other day. Every week. As infrequently as possible. Everyone's got an opinion on how often you should wash your hair.   read more

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Wondering What to Wear to a Wedding? Here's Your Ultimate Guide

Even if you're not the one in the big white gown, figuring out how to dress for a wedding is no easy task.   read more

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12 Gorgeous Dresses to Wear to a Winter Wedding

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12 Gorgeous Dresses to Wear to a Winter Wedding

If you're like us, an in invitation to a winter wedding immediately gets the "what-to-wear" wheels turning. The whimsical sundresses and cocktail frocks you wore in the spring and summer may feel a little off this season. And, of course, your winter wedding guest dress needs to be comfortable in cold weather -- a sartorial challenge, no doubt.   read more

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15 Killer Makeup Looks for Green Eyes

You can change your nail color in five minutes. You can change the hue of your hair in as few as 10. But -- unless you want to start wearing contacts -- your eye color is with you for life. Not that that's a bad thing. The intensity of their color is, arguably, the hallmark of beautiful eyes. And the right makeup for green eyes can make them look especially dazzling.   read more

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9 Genius Ways to Fake a Blowout

A salon hair blowout is a beauty indulgence for which a certain subset of women will eagerly fork over $50. (Exhibit A: Drybar's 67 locations.) Maybe it's because getting a blowout from a professional is worth avoiding an arm workout that rivals planks. More likely, it's because doing a salon-quality blowout requires a combination of commitment, expertise and execution that's crazy-hard to master.   read more

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10 Fall Makeup Palettes Angela Chase Would Love

You've probably noticed that '90s makeup trends are, like, so in right now. All the hottest makeup looks of 2016 were also superfly 20 years ago: brown and berry lip colors; bright and glittery eye shadows; grungy eyeliner; shimmery lip gloss; and so much more.   read more

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9 Cool Girl Haircuts That You're Going to Want Right Now

If spring is the season of new life and resurrection, then fall is the season of reinvention. Remember when all it took was a bang trim, a new backpack and a killer back-to-school outfit to feel like a completely new woman? (Never mind that you were 11.)   read more

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The Hair Color Tweaks You Should Make This Fall

TBH, we always figured that women who changed their hair color with the seasons just really had their you-know-what together. Due to fear of change, forgetfulness, or sheer laziness, we've gone through more than a few seasons with the same old 'do -- and we bet you have, too. But we're here to tell you that getting a fall-appropriate hair color is easier, faster and so much less drastic (or permanent) than you might think.   read more

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23 Botanical Tattoos Winning Pinterest Right Now

Flowers have always been popular themes in body art. But the botanical tattoos now flooding your Pinterest feed aren't anything like the sad roses and daisies you've seen pinned on tattoo parlor walls. Today, tattoo artists are plucking inspiration from all over the plant kingdom -- not just flowers, but also leaves, herbs, fruits, veggies and grains. Naturalistic, delicate and feminine, these trendy botanical tattoo designs have a surprisingly timeless look, like they've been ripped from the pages of a vintage field guide. So before you get that sunflower on your ankle, peep these stunning plant and flower tattoos for inspiration.   read more

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Feng Shui Your Life

Practitioners of the Chinese art of feng shui believe that the placement and state of objects in a space affect the energy, fortune and health of the people around them.   read more

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