Elastics for When You're Finally Resigned to Ponytails

Much unlike many a magazine editor who recommends you buy all sorts of crap that they most likely got for free, your Jezebel staff doesn't get jack shit (other than books, unsolicited). And that's how it should be. But on our own time, in our personal lives, we still buy stuff. So this is Worth It, our recommendation… » 4/04/12 4:40pm 4/04/12 4:40pm

Science Solves the Perfect Ponytail Puzzle

Ever have that problem where you don't know what your ponytail is going to look like on a given day? Well, science has just solved it for you—at least if you're willing to do a bunch of calculations first. British scientists say they've created a "Ponytail Shape Equation" which can predict the shape of any ponytail. The… » 2/13/12 11:30am 2/13/12 11:30am