Gretchen Carlson Takes Off Her Makeup Because Female Empowerment

Calling it a "cable news first," Gretchen Carlson hosted a segment of her Fox News show The Real Story completely "sans makeup" on Friday. Carlson used her raw face as a teachable moment for all those young girls out there who were definitely at home watching at 2 pm EST on a weekday about the importance of valuing… » 10/11/13 7:15pm 10/11/13 7:15pm

Calling a Smidge of Bullshit on the Whole Makeup-Free Thing

Most of us agree a positive body image is a good thing, but we may not agree on how to cultivate it. That much was evident when Australian website MammaMia launched a well-meaning "Body Positive" campaign on Twitter recently with the #MMbodypositive hashtag, meant to address some troubling statistics they discovered… » 8/23/13 1:35pm 8/23/13 1:35pm

Angelina Jolie Is Wearing A Lot Of Makeup In Her "Makeup-Free" Louis…

We were dubious before about Louis Vuitton's luxury flacks and their claims that Angelina Jolie was shot "without makeup" for their ads, but now that we've studied the associated video carefully — by which we mean that we watched it, and that we have eyes — we are left in no doubt. No doubt whatsoever. They simply do… » 6/28/11 7:05pm 6/28/11 7:05pm