Serious Stuff: Your Bra May Be Killing You

The American Cancer Society and Susan G. Komen Foundation may insist it's not true, but according to the irrefutable results of a half dozen credible studies conducted over the past two decades, wearing a bra significantly increases your chances of getting breast cancer.   read more


April 14, 2014  |   8:04 AM  |  8 COMMENTS
Would You Buy a Patch That Makes You More Beautiful?

Dove launched its latest Real Beauty campaign on Wednesday. The video, titled "Patches," follows a group of women as they submit to a unique experiment: live for several weeks with a mysterious RB-X patch, which is supposed to help chemically enhance their natural beauty.   read more


April 10, 2014  |   7:04 AM  |  COMMENT
Watch Emma Watson Creepily Morph into Sofia Vergara

• We could seriously watch this video of Emma Watson turning into Sofia Vergara forever. FOREVER.   read more


April 9, 2014  |   5:04 PM  |  1 COMMENT
There's No Love Lost Between Barbie And Ken

• Human Ken Doll Justin Jedlica, who's spent thousands to shape himself into a real-living Ken doll, is no fan of Valeria Lukyanova, the woman who bills herself as a Human Barbie. Both have formed themselves into dolls via cosmetic surgery, so you'd think they'd have a lot in common. But true love is not in the cards for these plastic people, it seems. "I don't get why people think she's so interesting. She has extensions," he said. "She wears stage makeup. She's an illusionist." Ooh, burn. [GQ]   read more


April 9, 2014  |   5:04 AM  |  1 COMMENT
The Fittest Place In The Country? It May Surprise You

Want to know where all the super fit people live? For the fifth time in the past six years, Boulder, Colorado, took home top honors. The hippie haven has a 12.4 percent adult obesity rate, which is super low, compared to McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, Texas, which boasts 38.3 percent obesity.   read more


April 8, 2014  |   6:04 AM  |  COMMENT
Nicole Richie Explains Her Illustrious Lavender Hair

• Nicole Richie on why she's got fresh lavender hair: "I colored my hair for my daughter. It's a lot of upkeep actually, but I'm very popular at her school. Everyone talks to me when I pick her up because they think I'm a character in Frozen. It's great!" [E! Online]   read more


April 8, 2014  |   5:04 AM  |  COMMENT
Photographer Captures the Beauty and Grace of Breast Cancer Survivors

Breast cancer survivors' bodies are typically covered up and hidden under clothes -- as a means of hiding deep physical and psychological scars. New York City photographer Charise Isis wanted to create a tribute to the strength and beauty of survivors' bodies. So she created a photo series called "Grace," which calls upon some of history and mythology's most powerful women.   read more


April 7, 2014  |   6:04 AM  |  COMMENT
Kimye's Nuptials, Done Barbie-Style

• The Kimye wedding will never ever live up to our fantasies. How could it? So we'd rather just picture it as a union of two very plastic, very beautiful Barbie dolls. Which hey, it kind of is? See the whole thing enacted by a bunch of dolls at the link. [College Candy]   read more


April 3, 2014  |   5:04 AM  |  COMMENT
Lorde Gives Photoshoppers An Earful

• Lorde just continues to be totally awesome. Today she took to Twiter to show how Photoshop airbrushed out her own imperfections. LURVE YOU LORDE. [Twitter]   read more


April 1, 2014  |   5:04 AM  |  1 COMMENT
You've Been Figuring Out Your Peak Exercise Heart Rate All Wrong

• Science just figured out that there's actually a gender difference when it comes to peak exercise heart rate. The old standard formula of "220 minus your age," which has long been used to determine what your target heart rate during exercise, is actually outdated, say researchers. There's a new complicated formula for how to get your actual ideal target heart rate, which you should check out at the link. [Medical News Today]   read more


March 31, 2014  |   5:03 PM  |  COMMENT

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