Sports are on hold, the Olympic Games are postponed, and I miss my favorite teams and athletes more than I could’ve imagined. The US women’s soccer team canceled their spring friendlies but were able to win two back-to-back tournaments before sports shut down: the CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying Tournament and the SheBelieves Cup. Watching this team
. One of my favorite quarantine pastimes is changing my personality and look as often and as drastically as Meg Ryan in Joe Versus the Volcano. I highly recommend this. Your significant other or roommate will feel much less alone if you use the time in isolation to go from being one person to being
We know that social distancing, washing your hands, covering your mouth and nose when you cough or sneeze, and generally following guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus. But you may have questions about other possible ways you
In a matter of months, the novel coronavirus has seemingly upended all aspects of daily life. We’re spending our days traveling from our living rooms to our kitchens and back again, occasionally punctuated by a short walk outside or a quick trip to the grocery store. Sports are canceled, concerts are unthinkable, and even school
Demi Lovato’s fourth Fabletics collection is here with a charitable twist. On Thursday, the inspirational star announced that $5 of every item sold from her athletic wear collection will support the World Heath Organization’s COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund. Lovato has pledged up to $125,000 from her collection’s proceeds from now through June 30 to benefit
In ELLE.com’s series Unexpected Expert, we’re going straight to the source to find out which items are actually worth your hard-earned cash. Mia Feitel As so many people adjust to a new normal of working from home, gone are the mornings spent intricately styling your hair before a day at the office. My personal new
Miley Cyrus had boyfriend Cody Simpson and Riverdale‘s Lili Reinhart on her Instagram Live show Bright Minded today to talk about writing poetry during quarantine. Both read love poems on the show, and Simpson’s got Cyrus particularly flustered because it was about her—and it was intense. The singer asked Simpson, whose poetry book Prince Neptune
As healthcare professionals work tirelessly to treat COVID-19 patients, we’ve been directed to practice social distancing in order to slow the spread of the deadly pandemic. Naturally, social gatherings have been called off or moved online, and bars and restaurants have closed their doors — but it’s been less clear which doctor’s appointments we should
Sunset BoulevardGetty Images . Consider, if you will, the vastly different isolations of Franklin J. Hart (Dabney Coleman), 9 to 5‘s sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical bigot, and Katherine Parker (Sigourney Weaver), Working Girl‘s villainous boss (who does not get a string of rhyming descriptors, alas). Both steal the work of their respective underlings—Lily Tomlin’s Violet
Ask any woman who works out about sports bras, and be prepared for a short monologue about her favorite brand or a horror story about the one that broke mid-sprint. People are passionate when it comes to sports bras because they’re the most critical piece of our workout wardrobe. We just can’t move without them.
A few years ago, I was watching puppies play in the window of a dog sitting service when a woman came up next to me to take in the adorable scene. After watching in silence for a few minutes, she turned to me and asked, “Excuse me, are you Irish?” “I mean, partly, yeah?” I
Horrible haircuts. Thumbs-down dates. Crazy phobias. And embarrassing interviews. If there’s anything we learned from Banana Split stars Hannah Marks and Dylan Spouse, it’s that celebrities are just. Like. US! Tune in to WORSTS where Marks and Sprouse dish on a few less-than-favorable life moments, including stress sweat on dates, sloppy smooches, and that one
With the COVID-19 pandemic putting everyone on high alert — particularly those with typical cold-and-flu symptoms like cough and fever — you may have a lot of questions about when to get tested, if at all, and what you can expect from the process. We’ve put together an explainer based on the latest guidelines, but
The year is 2020. All human interaction is conducted online, meaning you date on FaceTime, get drinks with friends on Houseparty, and talk business with your boss on Zoom. But what is the beauty beat of the digital age? That’s where the experts come into play. Celebrity makeup artists Alexx Mayo (Lizzo’s right-hand man, hold
Back before New York was on lockdown—before the coronavirus outbreak had taken over our hospitals, our towns, and our conversations—I went to a comic book store to hang out with Samantha Bee and Stacey Abrams. Okay, hang out might be hyperbole; I walked into Manhattan’s Forbidden Planet to watch a taped segment of Full Frontal
Since everyone is stuck at home, the idea of carrying a bag that isn’t just a grocery store tote feels like a world away. Don’t fret, because once summer hits there will be a new set of trends to fawn over, plucked straight from the runways. We’re talking about supersized styles from Marni, an ongoing
If you have the space for a yoga mat, you can do this fast-paced HIIT workout. Certified personal trainer Massy Arias posted this leg and butt routine on her Instagram page to get you moving and build muscle. She said in the caption, “Do your best with what I’ve given you and let’s crush it
James DevaneyGetty Images Sophie Turner did an interview with Conan O’Brien last night from her and Joe Jonas’ home as they quarantine together. And the Game of Thrones actress didn’t hold back talking about how this experience being together 24/7 has been for the newlyweds. She’s thrilled to be stuck inside; he’s struggling because he’s
Peter GriffithGetty Images If going natural taught me anything, it’s that I don’t know everything there is to know about my hair—no matter how many YouTube videos I watch. According to YouTube, I have a 4c hair type, and according to how coarse and dull my hair gets after some time (mainly due to my
Courtesy of Louis Vuitton I will accept that spring is indefinitely over, but I refuse to accept that summer is cancelled. They will have to pry the hope of beach getaways from my over-sanitized hands. I am staying home for the health of my country and the promise of outdoor drinking. If summer 2020 does
We see you out there crushing one at-home workout after another and looking for new routines wherever you can find them — we’re doing the same thing. That’s why we’re excited to continue offering our ongoing series of live Instagram workouts over on @POPSUGARFitness to keep you motivated, moving, and feeling good wherever you are.
Elijah NouvelageGetty Images Healthcare facilities across the country are struggling to help the influx of patients affected by the novel coronavirus. A hospital in New York has brought in refrigerated trucks to use as a morgue; Louisiana hospitals are quickly running out of beds. In order to ease the burden and conserve resources, nonessential and
Mike Marsland There’s something about the start of the new season (oh, hey spring!) that has us itching for a change. Maybe it’s the warmer weather, but it just feels like the right time to get a fresh new cut. All it takes is a quick scroll through Instagram to find your hair inspiration. Hit
Intermittent fasting is relatively simple compared to traditional diets. Instead of carefully tracking calories or eliminating certain foods, you simply reduce the window in which you eat during the day. But while intermittent fasting can be an effective way to lose weight, it can also come with side effects, especially when you’re first getting started.