Very Dumb Teens Are Wounding Their Lips to Look Like Kylie Jenner 

Teens across the internet are bruising their faces in order to recreate Kylie Jenner’s obviously enhanced lips. The ill-advised #KylieJennerChallenge caught on with a small group of bored, improperly supervised youth who documented their disasters by posting traumatizing pictures on social media. » 4/20/15 7:00pm Monday 7:00pm

Horsemen 1 and 2 of the Apocalypse Attend a Fun Party

On the left, we have Ann Coulter, who once said, “Liberals love America like O. J. loved Nicole.” On the right, Flo Rida, who once said, “So that birthday cake get a cobra/Buggati for real, I’m cold bruh/That auto-biography rover/Got the key to my city it’s over/It’s no thots, only Anna Kournikova’s.” In the middle, a… » 4/09/15 4:00pm 4/09/15 4:00pm

How to Be Pretty in The Philippines

Christine Del Castillo comes from a long line of fabulous Filipina women. With jasmine in her hair and ylang ylang tucked in her cleavage, her great-great grandmother Nitang (pictured above) left a trail of men in her wake. Soledad, Christine's mother, owned a clothing boutique in the Philippines and was a style… » 3/26/15 5:45pm 3/26/15 5:45pm

Raiding My Baby's Beauty Closet

Just over a year ago I had a baby. When you get pregnant, you hear a lot about the "glowing" that supposedly occurs. Me, I never really glowed so much as glowered — my usual mode of existence — only heightened by the hormones, continually unimpressed with the many wonders of my fertile, female body. But everyone told… » 3/23/15 6:00pm 3/23/15 6:00pm

Paige's 24-Hour Product Diary: It's a Doozy

I have a department store's worth of products scattered across every available surface in my apartment, like a very well art directed fungus. I also work in two very different industries that require entirely different daily looks. I'm not exactly sure where the correct assignment of cause and effect is in those two… » 3/19/15 7:00pm 3/19/15 7:00pm

Procter & Gamble Might Be Kissing CoverGirl and Other Brands Goodbye 

Easy, breezy, beautiful—buh-bye, girl: Procter & Gamble is said to be in the process of ditching up to 100 of its beauty brands, including iconic lines like CoverGirl, Herbal Essences and the very pricey/celebrity-endorsed SKII label, among others, in a flash sale to the public via IPO. » 3/17/15 7:00pm 3/17/15 7:00pm

Internet Art Star Molly Soda Tackles the Economy of 'Looking Natural'

"No Make-Up" make-up is all the rage these days, a technique which in practice is just wearing tons of make-up that makes you look like you are not wearing make-up. That's fine—I'm all about the "natural" look—but the actual name is absurd, because you are wearing tons of make-up to look as if you're not wearing any… » 2/19/15 5:14pm 2/19/15 5:14pm

You Only Think He's Hot Because Your Friends Do

What is more troubling, the fact that your idea of hot is actually just based on what other people think, or the fact that the site Hot or Not? still exists and has furthermore been moderately useful to academic research? Either way, hotness remains eternally up for debate, and this is probably the most troubling fact… » 2/16/15 1:50pm 2/16/15 1:50pm