Your Spanx Are Squeezing Your Bowels and Messing With Your Digestion

If you think you're just cutting off your blood circulation while wearing Spanx, think again. You're actually squeezing your intestines, stomach and colon. Yikes. » 1/21/14 11:40am 1/21/14 11:40am

Teen Girls Are Wearing Shapewear to 'Normalize' Their Bodies

Today in sadface, more and more teenage girls have taken to wearing shapewear underneath clothes on a daily basis, even wearing it beneath their athletic uniforms, because they "don't want to stand out for the wrong reasons," i.e. be seen as fat among their peers. In fact, one of the hottest teen trends (ranked… » 8/02/12 6:40pm 8/02/12 6:40pm

Spanx Thoughtfully Outfits Our Troops With Stomach-Flattening Shapewear

Apparently Spanx thinks our troops are looking a little less than svelte lately. So they've sent them a thoughtful Christmas present — some shaping undershirts to help them "feel support in a whole new way." » 12/14/11 4:30pm 12/14/11 4:30pm

Spanx Will Not Save The World

First, I know that I'm treading on dangerous ground here as I have friends who swear by their Spanx. As always this blog is all about me in general, and today it's specifically about my experience with Spanx. I'm not trying to tell anyone else how to live. If you wear Spanx, that is awesome and I fully support you.… » 4/12/11 4:45pm 4/12/11 4:45pm

10 Things You May Have Missed On TV This Week

In this week's compilation of pop culture crap, James Franco reveals what his college classmates really think about him, the Kardashians give tips for a "shiny vagina," and Janice Dickinson is still the best thing to happen to reality TV. » 12/03/10 6:15pm 12/03/10 6:15pm

The Latest In Unfortunately Named Shapewear

The Squeem, which is basically "an old-fashioned girdle," which, contrary to its claim, almost certainly will not make you "feel good." Unless having your organs compressed a couple of inches makes you feel better on the inside. » 10/13/10 1:35pm 10/13/10 1:35pm

Spanx To Expand Into Clothing Line

Spanx founder Sara Blakely just launched Haute Contour, a line of prettier shapewear, but for her next project she's planning to stop hiding her wares under women's skirts and pants by creating a clothing line. » 3/27/09 5:30pm 3/27/09 5:30pm

Legendary Rock Club CBGB Achieves The Impossible, Sells Out Even More