Beauty in the 1950s was dramatic. As Hollywood darlings Elizabeth Taylor, Audrey Hepburn, and Marilyn Monroe became the poster children for pointy, thick brows, colored lids, wispy babydoll eyes, and rich red lipsticks, women’s makeup routines became more and more extensive. Sleeping in a full face of makeup was common, as portrayed in a pivotal
They say you can tell a lot about a man by his shoes. If that’s true, summertime is when you really lay yourself bare because, in shorts, your choice of footwear is almost as glaring as your sunburn. More than just what type of shoe to wear, you have to consider if they go with
The secret to strong calves is in the science. To tone and build this important muscle group, you need to target both the gastrocnemius — the big ball of a muscle on your calf — and the soleus, which runs beneath it from your heel up to the back of your knee. “Both of these
Street style legend Rihanna was back at it again at the airport this week. The singer arrived in New York City dressed in a New York Yankees hat, grey sweats by Palace Skateboards, blingy dangle earrings…and silver Manolo Blahnik heels from the line’s brand new spring 2019 collection. The casual-formal contrast is just another example
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Your sisters—biological and otherwise—are your everything. They are the real ones who incorrectly taught you how shave your legs, supported you when you first got ghosted, and also taught you not to care about shaving your legs. For all that they’ve done for you, they deserve the world, or at the very least, a new
The Sneaker Hall Of Fame is FashionBeans’ compendium of the most iconic trainer designs of all time. From the Adidas Yeezy Boost 350 to the Nike Air Force One, these are the kicks that have changed the course of footwear history. What makes a good sneaker design? It’s subjective of course, but there are certain
Sometimes it takes more than one traditional diet to really keep your weight loss going. Just ask 26-year-old Texan Damilola Soyebo. In three years, she’s lost about 130 pounds by combining a low-carb diet with intermittent fasting. On top of that, she also exercises pretty regularly and documents her meal inspiration and progress on Instagram.
Taylor Swift packed a lot of easter eggs into her music video for “You Need to Calm Down,” but some fans believe she may have made a subtle statement about her own sexuality with one of them. Fans on Twitter noticed that at one point in the video, Swift is dressed like the bisexual pride
As an editor, friends are naturally always asking me for my thoughts on different workout gear lines or which leggings I love. And while I am all for trying out the latest trendy activewear brand, inevitably, I always find myself recommending, and slipping into, my Lululemons. Yes, they’re pricey. But legitimately, I have pairs from
As the apparel industry has woken up to threats of climate change (and their part in the issue) several brands have taken major steps to reduce their impact on the environment. Today, luxury retailer Net-a-Porter has announced that they are joining the effort launching Net Sustain, a new vertical on the site that’s a one-stop
For the modern traveller, the world is getting smaller – it’s easier than ever to fly to far-flung corners of the world. Unfortunately our luggage is also getting smaller and cramming everything you need into a small case or worse, your carry-on bag, is a nightmare. Especially if you have to pack a suit. Whether
When we interviewed two dozen women earlier this year about why they work out, they named a lot of different reasons. Many said it helps with their mental health and mindfulness; others said they do it to inspire their loved ones to get active. Another thing on that list? Strength. Women said they like to
Katy Perry and Taylor Swift made their peace music-video official in Swift’s “You Need to Calm Down” video this morning. But behind the scenes, there was a year-long process leading to the moment the two embraced, dressed like a Moschino hamburger and French fries. Swift talked about how she and Perry resolved their years-long feud
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Like most humans, Rose Lavelle loves Chipotle. She’s also a fan of country music. But her soccer skills set her apart from us all. Rose is one of the youngest players on the US national team at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup — and, on Tuesday, she made an incredible debut with two goals
Last Sunday night, Tony-winning director Rachel Chavkin’s acceptance speech set the internet ablaze with a call-to-arms about diversity on Broadway, asking theater producers (and their counterparts in other industries) to hire artists of color and women artists. “It’s not a pipeline issue,” said Chavkin, who was the only woman to direct a Broadway musical this
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The Cotton Cami Everlane everlane.com $18.00 From mom jeans to butterfly hair clips, we’ve seen just about every fashion item from the ’90s re-infiltrate our 2019 wardrobe. And just in time for summer, we have another throwback style climbing the ranks: the spaghetti strap tank top. Versions of the trend have popped up at Gen
Want to smell good this summer? Of course you do. Who, bar bona fide sociopaths and hardcore body odour fetishists, wouldn’t? Sadly, basic hygiene – while a good start – only goes so far in the battle against heat-induced funk. To ensure you always smell fresh, you’ll need an eau de something at your disposal.
You may have heard that it’s impossible to spot-reduce fat, and that includes in the belly area. What that means is that endless ab workouts won’t give you a flat, toned belly. So how much ab work should you do to lose belly fat? Answer: less than you probably thought. If burning belly fat is
Congratulations to ABC News’s George Stephanopoulos who was recently freed from a 30-hour imprisonment with U.S. President and clear and present danger, Donald Trump. ABC News is billing the reporter’s captivity as being “embedded” which is a fascinating way to describe being trapped in the White House while a madman rants at you. Silence of
Nothing says you’re out-of-office like the sun toasting your salt-dusted skin on a perfect sandy beach where minutes feel like hours. And nothing says perfect sandy beach like these idyllic, stuff-of-dreams hideaways. Get your manscaping finished because these are the ultimate beaches to spend your hard earned holiday time on. From the most beautiful beach
At the end of my day of writing, I close my laptop and open the refrigerator. Time to make dinner! I know many moms dread this time of day, but it’s one of my favorites. It gives me a little me time to unwind, to listen to one of my favorite podcasts or some bluegrass,