Alyssa Hatcher

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Disney Princesses: Good for Boys, Bad for Girls

A just-published study suggests that, far from being innocuous beauties, Disney princesses may have long-lasting effects on the children that …

Disney Princesses Become New Moms In Sweet Series Of Drawings

Mama Ariel, Belle and more!<p>A creative series of drawings shows Disney princesses tackling a new challenge: motherhood.<p>Artist Kristen Reeves drew Ariel, Belle, Jasmine and Rapunzel as new moms holding their babies. The artist, who has an 18-month-old son, was inspired by her own life.<p>"I really love …

Beauty Must-Have: These Color-Changing Lip Balms Are Smarter Than the Rest

All of the others just deliver the same baby pink shade.<p>One of the secrets to a winning formula is the element of surprise—something about a product that looks like x, but turns out to be y, is just more fun (especially when y is cooler than x). It's why we all got into mood rings, rainbow gel pens …

Never shop online in bed - and other tips for navigating the psychological tricks retailers use during the sales

This week, in the midst of a decidedly wet and cool June, the summer sales got underway. And while we might think our favourite shops are doing us all a favour by slashing the prices of that otherwise unjustifiably spenny silk shirt dress, don’t be fooled: there are tactics at play.<p>We all know that …

Shirtdress

Do You Really Have to Wash New Clothes Before Wearing Them?

Instant gratification just feels better, doesn't it?<p>You buy a new shirt off the rack at Nordstrom or finally open that Fabletics box with the leggings you're dying to wear to your next Barre 3 class, and suddenly you want to wear nothing else for the rest of the week except, obviously, the New …

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A Paparazzo Explains How Staged Celebrity Photos Really Work

"My first instinct when seeing the pictures of Taylor and Tom is that they are definitely staged."<p>When <i>The Sun</i> released photos of Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston kissing (or "snogging"), the question on everyone's mind was, <i>Was this staged</i>? (Also, <i>Tom Hiddleston? Really?</i>) To get a better understanding …

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These Are the Skin Products Kim Kardashian West Puts on Her Face Every Morning

Fact: Kim Kardashian West has some seriously good skin, and we know it isn't just the work of a few expertly-blended contour stripes topped with a …