Cindy Mingin

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Venmo: how the payment app exposes our private lives

Venmo is unusual because it combines social media with financial transaction. It’s hard to gauge expectations of privacy<p>Anyone can track a Venmo user’s purchase history and glean a detailed profile – including their drug deals, eating habits and arguments – because the payment app lacks default …

Santa Barbara

I've Lived in the Humid South for 22 Years—Here's How I Survive Summer

After growing up in Louisiana until the age of 19 and a long hiatus that took me to Pittsburgh, NYC, and L.A., I'm back in the hot and humid South …

Clothing

Bye-bye belfie! These bikinis are all about the front

“ITSY bitsy teeny weeny” just doesn’t do justice to this scanty new swimsuit style.<p>Bathing bombshells including Emily Ratajkowski and Bella Hadid are …

Swimwear

This Average Girl Tried Kylie Jenner's 37-Step Makeup Routine and the Results Were Hilarious

This tutorial is NOT for the faint of heart.<p>Hello! My name is Emma and I'm a news writer here at Cosmopolitan.com. Yesterday, I witnessed the magic that is Kylie Jenner's 37-step makeup routine, and because I am a #journalist who feels a serious responsibility to serve readers, I decided to put my …

Kylie Jenner

How to... wear pink head-to-toe without looking like a total Barbie doll

When was the last time you wore a full pink look?<p>Have you since you were 10-years-old?<p>Unless she's your eternal style icon (no judgement here), the …

Fashion (UK)

The Best Workouts in Paris, According to 5 French Fashion Insiders

Urban legend may have you believe that <i>une Parisienne</i> simply walks off her baguettes and macarons, but those in-the-know are here to tell you otherwise: "I'm big on workouts and [a] healthy lifestyle," says Paris-based creative director, Claire Thomson-Jonville, who regularly takes to Instagram to …

France

The Only 10 Basics Stylists Recommend

If you're feeling completely and utterly stuck in a style rut, that means it's time to reevaluate your wardrobe basics. Instead of trying to gasp for …

Clothing

Zimmermann Resort 2019 Collection

Fashion runs in Nicky Zimmerman’s family: As a little girl, she watched her mother and aunt make her own clothes because they “wanted to dress well, so they had to make it [themselves].” After design school, she started selling her own pieces at the Paddington Markets in Sydney. Then, with the help …

Australian Fashion Week

Unicorn Skinny Jeans: The New Trend That's Sweeping the Internet

Anything and everything that's associated with unicorns has a tendency to go viral these days (read a theory about that here), but not all of those …

Skinny Jeans

These 9 Things Will Always Make You Look Richer Than You Are

You might assume that to look expensive, you need to buy expensive things—however, looking rich isn't just about flashy logos and jewelry so valuable …

Clothing

Introducing Th_Rlty_Shw, the Instagramazine You Should Start Following Now

She’s not a blogger. She’s not an influencer. But she does spend quite a lot of time on Instagram.<p>Tiffany Godoy, an American in Paris by way of a long stint in Tokyo, launched Th_Rlty_Shw, which is short for <i>The Reality Show</i>, her five-year-old magazine, on the social media app today, just as the …

Social Media

Kim Kardashian West’s All-White Look Is Anything But Neutral

In Kim Kardashian West’s world, basics are anything but. It’s no secret the reality star and beauty mogul loves wearing head-to-toe neutrals, especially when they happen to be looks from unreleased Yeezy collections, designed by her husband Kanye West. And say what you want about the trend, but her …

Sandals

I Wear This Australian Clothing Brand at Least Once a Week

In the matter of a year, there’s one brand I wear more than any other: Réalisation Par. Chances are the Australian clothing brand has popped up on …

Clothing

The 60 Most Scenic Drives in America

Plan the road trip of the lifetime with these spectacular journeys that highlight all the beauty America has to offer. From shorelines to mountain …

Hiking

FDA approves first cannabis-based drug

<b>(CNN) —</b> The US Food and Drug Administration approved a cannabis-based drug for the first time, the agency said Monday.<p>Epidiolex was recommended for approval by an advisory committee in April, and the agency had until this week to make a decision.<p>The twice-daily oral solution is approved for use in …

Cannabis

The Bizarre Leggings Trend That’s About To Be Everywhere

Earlier this month, <b>Kim Kardashian</b> and <b>Kylie Jenner</b> stepped out in their hometown of Calabasas wearing matching skintight monochromatic grey outfits, …

Clothing

The untold good news story of America today

<b>Political bickering has long been a roadblock to getting big things done in the US but a grassroots movement getting few headlines could yet herald a new American age of change.</b><p>A green giant in a loin cloth would seem an unlikely indicator for what some describe as a revolution under way in the …

Urbanism

A Notorious 1950s Erotic Novella Proves Just As Contentious In 2018

Contemporary artist Natalie Frank brought “The Story of O” to life in drawings decades after it caused controversy. In the process, she faced a similar backlash.<p>A woman named O sits in the backseat of a car, her underwear stuck around her knees, her thighs and ass pressing against the leather seat. …

Harry and Meghan Make Their First Public Appearance as a Married Couple

All that practice for taking tea with the Queen seems to have paid off.<p>Fresh from their wedding, it was straight back to business for the newly married <b>Duke</b> and <b>Duchess of Sussex,</b> Harry and Meghan. Their debut engagement, a garden party at Buckingham Palace to celebrate <b>Prince Charles’s</b> 70th Birthday …

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex

Emily Ratajkowski Wore the $120 Nine West Sandals You Need ASAP

Emily Ratajkowski is the ultimate master of the high-low mix. We already know she loves her Zara suits and Birkenstock shoes as much as her Gianvito …

Women's Fashion

13 Movies On Netflix That Every Woman NEEDS To Watch This Month

Another new month means another fresh crop of streaming selections on Netflix. Plenty of new movies are being added in May — hello, <i>Coco</i> — not to …

How to live your best life, according to Donatella Versace

Today marks the birthday of one of the fiercest, most glamorous fashion designers to ever send a collection down a Milanese runway. No prizes for guessing who: Donatella Versace, we’re looking at you. To celebrate, we take a look back at some of her best quotes. After all – who better to round up …

5 Products to Treat Body Acne (Yes, Even Back & Butt Acne)

When it comes to acne-fighting treatments, your face and the more visible areas of your body get a lot more attention. But, most of these skin care …

Skin Care

The Zara Shoes I'm Losing It Over

Right now there are 429 pairs of shoes on Zara, and I combed through every single one to narrow in on the very best styles. And let me tell you, it …

There’s a New Way to Wear the Wedge, Fashion’s Most Contentious Shoe

The wedge is a shoe that people love to hate. It doesn’t have that dangerous, could-snap-at-any-moment attitude of a stiletto. Nor does it have the coquettish appeal of a kitten heel. And it certainly doesn’t possess the über-casual, almost-barefoot breeziness of a flip-flop. No, the wedge is …

Celebs Are Shook To Their Rich Cores Over Jessica Alba's Birthday Message From Her Husband

LOVE IS ALIVE AND WELL!

Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story | 7 Things You Didn’t Know About Hollywood Star and Inventor Hedy Lamarr | Blog | American Masters | PBS

<i>by Elisa Lichtenbaum</i><p>Hollywood star Hedy Lamarr was –for a time– known as the most beautiful woman in the world. She graced the cover of every …

Gigi Hadid's Birthday Heels Are More Sexy, Sheer, and Scandalous Than Her Dress

Gigi Hadid did it up BIG for her 23rd birthday party, inviting guests like Hailey Baldwin, Cara Delevingne, Martha Hunt, Lily Aldridge, and Prabal Gurung to Brooklyn Heights Social Club at 1 Hotel in Brooklyn to celebrate and pose for pics in a photo booth. Of course, she was joined by her sister …

Yale's Most Popular Course in History Teaches You to Be Happy—and It's Available Online

"Psychology and the Good Life" attracted nearly one out of four Yale undergraduates. Now you can enroll.<p>When Yale psychology professor Laurie Santos launched "Psychology and the Good Life" on the New Haven campus earlier this year, 1,200 students—about one-fourth university's undergraduate …

It's Time to Fall Back in Love With Wedge Sandals

It's been a minute since wedge sandals were considered a springtime nonnegotiable—mules and platforms kind of stole their thunder. But get ready to fall in love with them all over again this season, since seemingly every brand from Rachel Comey to Zara have all been getting behind wedges, …