Franki Burns

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Health Risks From Sitting Still

Sitting might be killing you, even if you get a daily dose of moderate or intense exercise. Research is mounting that hours of sitting is its own …

30 Things You Might Not Know About Pretty in Pink, 30 Years Later

<i>Pretty in Pink</i> isn’t just a good ’80s movie. It isn’t just a good teen movie. And it isn’t just a good romantic movie. It’s just a good movie, …

Everything You Need To Know About Using Retinol For Acne And Wrinkles

Consider this a fair warning.<p><i>"Beauty Glossary" is a HuffPost series that breaks down beauty product techniques, treatments and ingredients so you know exactly what you're putting onto and into your body.</i><p>If juicing is the trend health fanatics can't seem to let go, retinol is the ingredient …

Beth Ditto’s Clothing Line Is Finally Here! Get Your First Look Now

Started with a T-shirt, now she’s here. After debuting one stunner of a tee in collaboration with Jean Paul Gaultier back in December, the former Gossip frontwoman (and catwalk killer! See: Marc Jacobs Spring ’16) is ready to send forth her eponymous plus-size clothing line into the world. Debuting …

This Is One Of The First Bodies You'll See In The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue

#ThisBody<p>Big news for body diversity!<p>Plus-size retailer Lane Bryant announced Friday that an ad for their new campaign, "This Body," will run in the front of 2016 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition. The advertisement, which features model Precious Lee in a two-piece bathing suit, marks the first …

Plus Size

The Sneaky Way You're Probably Ruining Your Hair

<i>By Renee Jacques, Allure</i><p>Photo: Talaya Centeno/WWD<p>Yesterday I had the rare luxury of getting a blowout by a great stylist, Franklin Berry, who works at Hair & Co. in Brooklyn. During the blowout, we engaged in the usual stylist-client banter: Berry asked me about work, and I apologized to him for …

Is #HandMakeup Creepy, Mesmerizing, or Cool AF?

Possibly all of the above?<p>There's something happening on Instagram lately, and it's called #HandMakeup.<p>Girls have been using this technique to perfect their eye makeup skills on the back of their hands (and even arms) before putting the makeup on their actual eyes.<p>Why? Because practice makes …

16 of the Best Drugstore Mascaras Ever

Mascara is one of the major workhorses in our makeup routine -- and there is truly a tube out there for everyone. Whether you're a fan of major volume or are looking for a formula that will leave you completely clump-free, a gal can be pretty particular about what she coats her lashes with. But …

This Is What the Perfect First-Date Outfit Looks Like for 7 Editors

Hint: Probably not like this.<p>First dates are hard. What to wear to for said date? Probably harder. We scooped the <i>Marie Clarie</i> staff to get the deets on what The Perfect First Date Outfit looks like to 7 different editors, plus the one must-have item they won't leave home without wearing. Scroll …

Clothing

A Little Transgressive Valentine’s Day Shopping With Bodywear Designer Chromat

“Sexiness as a male-gaze concept is never a motivation for me. Who’s defining what looks good on my body?” declares Becca McCharen, designer and founder of the bodywear line Chromat. In honor of the weird holiday that is February 14 (heaven if you are in love, potentially hell if you are not) the …

18 Romantic Beauty Ideas for the Biggest Date Night of the Year

Valentine’s Day is all about looking and feeling your most beautiful. That's why this year, whatever activities are in the cards, consider lingering over some of the prettiest portraits in history. Taking a dip through the <i>Vogue</i> archives, reveals a trove of looks that capture the unapologetically …

#TheLIST: The New Grunge

A 2016 way to do the 90s…<p>Here's a PSA: You can no longer ignore the nineties fashion revival that is upon us. While it's no secret that decades come and go in style, this is one era that the fashion pack continues to embrace. Whether you go head-to-toe "Courtney Love" or simple invest in an "It" …

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen’s Best Twinning Beauty Looks Through the Years

The year was 1991—ponytails hung high, bows were affixed to practically everything, and Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen were first making a name for themselves playing Michelle Tanner on <i>Full House</i>. Over the next two decades, the twins grew up, grew out their bangs, and experimented together with …

Trends

Why The Fashion Industry Should Embrace Women With Curls

"It is so refreshing to see stylists not fight against a model's natural texture."<p>When making our way backstage during New York Fashion Week, we can often count on one hand the number of models we see with curly hair. Those who do get casted for shows and presentations then have to deal with …

Twiggy, face of 1966, reveals she hated how she looked

She may have graced the covers of Vogue and Tatler, but the former model recalls being a ‘funny, skinny little thing’ who thought the world had gone mad<p>Discovered at 16 and proclaimed “the face of 1966”, Twiggy went on to become one of the world’s most recognised models and now designs clothes and …

'SNL' Mocks the Controversy Surrounding Beyoncé's 'Formation' Video

And they nailed it.<p>Last Sunday, Beyoncé turned up at the Super Bowl, wiped Coldplay from everybody's minds—no complaints there—and performed her new single, "Formation," for 115 million viewers. Unfortunately, some of those 115 million viewers were Old White Men who felt the need to publicly freak …

Ashley Graham, Hailey Clauson, & Ronda Rousey Land Sports Illustrated Covers

The three new covers just made history.<p><b>Update 2/14:</b> For the first time in their 52-year history, <i>Sports Illustrated</i> has announced not one, not two, but three covers for their coveted Swimsuit Edition. They're also making history with their cover choices, including model Ashley Graham who is …

Ashley Graham

Ashley Graham First Plus-Size Model to Cover Sports Illustrated

Model Ashley Graham and <i>Sports Illustrated</i> have had a couple firsts together. Last year, she was part of the first plus-sized ad campaign in the magazine ever. This year, Graham is the first true plus-sized model the magazine has ever anointed a "Sports Illustrated Rookie." (Last year, <i>SI</i> considered …

55 Most WTF Overheards From New York Fashion Week

"Their show was inspired by the mating rituals of exotic pigeons."<p>Sometimes what's happening off the runway is even more entertaining than what is happening on it, especially when it's taken out of context. Here are some of the best overheards from New York Fashion Week.<p><b>1.</b> "I'll wave around a …

How to Date a Victoria's Secret Angel

Meet Victoria's Secret model Taylor Hill's handsome beau, Michael Stephen Shank, who is both an actor and a talent agent. We think he's just good looking. See what happens when two good looking people Instagram their relationship, here.

Diane von Furstenberg on the 9 Beauty Rules Every Woman Should Know Before She Turns 30

Today, Diane von Furstenberg will present her Fall 2018 collection, adding to a list of personal accomplishments that include, but are not limited to, being painted by Andy Warhol, pioneering 40 years of signature wrap dresses, advocating for body diversity and the #MeToo movement within the …