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"I want to feel comfortable naked, like, I want to look normal again," says a woman (referred to only as "Woman") in a recent New York Times article about Maryland-based tattoo artist Vinnie Myers. read more
"Your teeth do have 'pores', little openings on the surface called tubules," Dr. Jessica Emery, an aesthetic dentist and founder of Sugar Fix Dental Loft, says in defense of her new "pore strip" tooth whitening system. read more
I hate Elle Macpherson. And, by "hate" I mean "am super jealous of" and "really love her a lot."
Mindy Kaling debuted a pretty long bob on Instagram this week, with the summer-appropriate comment, "See ya sweaty neck, I got work to do." That sounds pretty appealing right about now. [People Stylewatch] read more
Designer Tom Ford thinks that a model is no longer a person when she's in front of the camera. Instead, "she becomes an image." Ford also believes we shouldn't get so freaked out about Photoshop because it's been around forever. "I don't think things are so retouched today. But why wouldn't people expect pictures to be altered? [Fashion advertising] is not about the models, it's about the image. She's no longer a person; she's an image. The way we talk -- 'she has no neck; her legs are stumps' -- of course she has a neck. But the image isn't an image of real person. It's an idealised image," he said. Gee thanks, Tom. [Business Insider] read more
Color us surprised: Apparently sleeping in a room that gets "too much light" has been linked to obesity in women. Researchers at the Institute of Cancer Research in London polled more than 113,000 women, and found that women who were overweight also tended to have rooms that were much lighter than their healthy-weighted counterparts. read more
Two years ago, Taylor Townsend was the top-ranked junior tennis player in the world, but the U.S. Tennis Association refused to support her U.S. Open appearance until she lost weight. Just this week, Townsend, who is the 203rd ranked tennis player in the world as an adult, debuted in the 2014 French Open with a Grand Slam win. As for the body criticism? "It helped me believe in myself more," Townsend said. "It also opened my eyes to say, 'You know, you're not going to look like everyone else.'" [Huffington Post] read more
Breakouts can put a damper on just about anything, but they're especially loathsome in the summertime. Spot treatments and expert concealing can help camouflage the red bumps on your nose, but it gets exponentially harder to cover up body blemishes in hard-to-reach spots like your back. read more
We've written about guys getting plastic surgery to look like Justin Bieber and women who've gone under the knife to be more like Jennifer Lawrence. The latest person to pursue cosmetic surgery in the name of looking like their favorite celebrity? South Korean model Hong Yuh Reum, who just got plastic surgery to look like supermodel Miranda Kerr. read more
If you've got major body issues you could spend your life in a haze of self doubt and hate, or you could try confronting them head on like Tina Yates did. The British woman struggled with hating her body her whole life, but said that a stint at a nudist colony helped her overcome her major body issues. We will take her word for it. [Daily Mail] read more
Whether you're a diehard nature girl or you're the godmother of your plastic surgeon's children, taking good care of your body is the best way to stay beautiful for life. Eating well and exercising are always a great step in the right direction, but what do you do for your mother's cellulite that has taken up permanent residence on your thighs or a sunburn that just won't quit? Whether chronic or temporary, these beauty issues can put a serious crimp in one's positive body image. Before you get bogged down with the minute imperfections that your best friend swears she can't see, visit the body guide at Total Beauty for expert advice.
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