Joe Jonas Reveals How Disney Puppet Masters Control Their Teen Stars

In a new interview, we learn that after almost a decade in the music business, Joe Jonas is 24 and "has control" of his life. But we also get a rare glimpse behind the scenes of Disney, the machine that churns out products for kids, tweens and teens to consume — and how it feels to be one of those products. » 12/02/13 5:30pm 12/02/13 5:30pm

Venezuelan Women Are Getting Nose Jobs To Look More Caucasian

In a quest for la nariz perfilada, the perfectly-formed (read: Anglo-looking) nose, there is an epidemic of rhinoplasties among black and multi-racial women in Venezuela, according to a study out of Dartmouth by assistant anthropology professor Lauren Gulbas. In examining the racial tensions and beauty regimes of… » 7/06/13 3:30pm 7/06/13 3:30pm

Jennifer Aniston Basically Admits To Nose Job

On the most recent edition of Inside The Actors Studio, Jennifer Aniston spoke of her days as a high school athlete, most of which were spent sitting on the bench. She admitted that a rogue ball once broke her nose, to which James Lipton replied, "That's a broken nose?" Aniston, with a smirk, replied, "Sort of — not… » 7/12/11 7:15pm 7/12/11 7:15pm

Plastic Surgery Less Popular Than 10 Years Ago

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, while breast enhancement surgeries have increased by 40% in the past 10 years, other cosmetic procedures like nose jobs, face lifts, and liposuction are on the decline. It seems as though—breast implants aside—people are less willing to undergo other invasive… » 3/28/11 3:37pm 3/28/11 3:37pm

The Paper's Editor-In-Chief Gets A New Nose For News

We cannot stress this enough: The Paper is the best original programming MTV has had in years. The kids are great, the drama is real (unlike some other "reality" shows on the network), and it's really fun to watch kids get so passionate about something other than the color of Lexus they're getting for their sixteenth… » 4/22/08 2:00pm 4/22/08 2:00pm

My Beautiful Mommy Teaches Kids Why Mommy's Face Is Suddenly "Prettier"

Here's the perfect Mother's Day gift for your favorite surgically-enhanced breeder: My Beautiful Mommy, a picture book explaining plastic surgery to the under-8 set. Mommy is by Dr. Michael Salzhauer, a Florida plastic surgeon who tells Newsweek he was inspired to write the book when he saw parents coming into his… » 4/16/08 1:00pm 4/16/08 1:00pm

It's (Kinda) Settled: Tyra Banks Had A Nose Job



This Larry King Live clip settles it for me: Tyra Banks has had a nose job. Dodai and I have been having this back and forth with each other about it. In her infamous "161" People magazine interview, she said, "I am totally against plastic surgery. A lot of people think I have breast implants because I have the… » 11/21/07 1:30pm 11/21/07 1:30pm

'The Hills': Jen Bunney Butts Her Nose Into Season Three


Jen Bunney, the OG shitty best friend, is trying to get back into Lauren Conrad's good graces (or back into the plot line of this season) after she was excommunicated for having kissed Brody Jenner after Lauren briefly dated him. Now that Jen is on speaking terms with both Lauren and Heidi, she's playing the neutral… » 10/16/07 11:00am 10/16/07 11:00am