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How to Wear Denim to Work and STILL Look Professional!

As the blogger behind Penny Chic, I'm on a mission to prove that you can look summer fabulous and professional by adding the right affordable pieces to your work wardrobe. To prove my point, I chose 10 summer work staples that pass my test for fit, style, budget, and versatility. Twice a week, I'm …

The Best Career Advice From Hollywood's Most Inspiring Women at Our 35 Under 35 Dinner Party

At last night's 35 Under 35 party (read all about the amazing women here!), hosted by our own <b>Cindi Leive</b>, dozens of inspiring women shared their best words of advice. It doesn't matter whether you want a career in Hollywood or in a chemistry lab, what matters is that you find your passion and …

Sorry, Brainiacs: Orgasms Are Way Better for Your Mind Than Any Nerdy Exercises

In semi-disappointing news for crossword enthusiasts who have been doing the <i>New York Times</i> daily crossword puzzle calendars in bed every night for years, leading to ink stains on our sheets much to the disgust of certain past boyfriends, which was obviously not super sexy but we maintained that, …

Sex Advice From Porn Star James Deen (Trust Us, It's Good!)

If there's an It Guy of the porn world, it's James Deen. Despite the fact that his piercing blue eyes and boy-next-door good looks have landed him mainstream roles (Deen costarred with Lindsay Lohan in <i>The Canyons</i>, out now), he says porn is less "scummy." Intrigued? So were we. We asked: What has …

Date-Night Makeup Idea: Look Exactly Like Rachel McAdams—or at Least Steal Her Blush Idea

OK, OK, so I can't help you if your goal is actually to morph into Rachel McAdams, but I can help you get the makeup look she wore to the *About Time *premiere last night. Let's go over it.<p>Mostly it's all about the blush. Well, it's also about her rose lips, but the sweet, flirty pink blush makes …

Why Guys Love Women in Sundresses

It's known fact that when it comes to summer outfits, men can't get enough of women who wear sundresses. But why? We dug deep into the minds of 10 dudes to get to the bottom of...

13 Sneaky Habits That Can Cause Acne

You cleanse, you moisturize, and you even slap on a mask (semi) regularly. So what the heck is causing your acne? Get to the bottom of baffling breakouts with this list of...

Summer Dress, Meet Cardigan: How Celebrities Style This All-Time Favorite Combo

Like Lennon and McCartney, donuts and coffee, plane rides and trashy tabloids, dresses and cardigans can certainly exist on their own, but they also make an undeniably great duo....

The Most Cringeworthy High School Losing-Your-Virginity Movies, as Ranked by Molly Ringwald Faces

We're used to sex being glorified on-screen, looking like some magical experience filled with white sheets and Ryan Gosling. But some movies take on the brave task of showing sex in a more realistic light…and it ain't pretty. Especially when it comes to The First Time. Here, we rank classic high …

The 5 Most Awesome Hair, Makeup, and Nail Looks of the Week (Which Is Your Favorite?)

Every week we take a look back at the best of the hair, makeup and nail looks we saw on the blog, and this one is no different. Here's the cream of the crop:<p>Which is your fave?<p>Photos:Getty Images, Instagram

Weight Loss: Is This One Reason to Look Forward to Cold Weather?

Well, if you're sick of sweating, this might be an interesting reason to look forward to winter: Two new studies have suggested that getting acclimated to the cold can make you burn more fat.<p>Pinterest<p>In the first study, participants were put in a 60-degree room for one hour one day, two hours the …

10 Things to Do With Your Summer Fling While You Still Have the Chance

1. Take a day off to play hooky together and hit the beach (or whatever your choice of favorite summer day activity may be).<p>2. Outdoor sex. Sure, it will probably end in some kind of poison ivy/sand in uncomfortable places/bug-bitten disaster, but at least you can say you tried?<p>3. Take a road trip. …

6 Crucial Tips for Getting Curly Hair Looking Glam, From Celeb Hairstylist Tommy Buckett

1. "Curly hair tends to get tangled easily. To avoid stubborn knots and tangles, . Start at the ends working upward and spray hair lightly with a product like . It gives instant smoothness and shine."<p>2. "__Invest in a silk pillow or wrap your hair in a silk scarf__before going to bed. Silk is very …

Kiss & Tell: 10 Curious Stats About Kissing, Social Media, and Breakups

It's easy to get lost in the Internet k-hole of The Book of Odds, compendium of all things statistical. But you don't necessarily have time for that, do you? So, we pulled together some of their most interesting facts about social media, breakups, and kissing—all potential fodder for your …

Romantic Wedding Hair Ideas to Steal From the Teen Choice Awards Red Carpet. (I Can Hear Them Whispering, "Pin Me")

Most of the actresses who walked the Teen Choice Awards red, er, <i>blue</i> carpet won't be brides for a decade or so. But you can still totally copycat their ultra-pretty hair ideas for your walk down the aisle. Here are four of my favorite, wedding-worthy looks.<p><b>Lily Collins' Bumped-Up Faux Bob</b><p><b>Maia</b> …

Sick of Your Summer Clothes? Rachel Zoe, the Ladies of Dannijo, and Other Designers Have Some Chic Style Tricks to Get You Through to Fall!

Even though fall is right around the corner, we still have most of steamy August to trudge through (plus those balmy September days). So, yup, you still have to keep wearing those summer clothes and, if you're like us, you're SO sick of it all. But luckily, we have these super-chic fashion …

Wait—Is This Nail Look Still a Thing?

I'd sort of forgotten all about sand nail art until this picture of VH-1's <i>Morning Buzz Live</i> host Carrie Keagan's nails taken over the weekend reminded me. Sand-textured nails not only exist, but for a while they were really a thing. But are they over?<p>I thought they had come and gone in a flash, but …

Amanda Seyfried's Ladylike Styling Trick to Make Her See Through Dress Demure (Really!)

Sexy sheer panels have been a thing since spring (right, Gwyneth Paltrow?), but the response from you all has been mixed at best. The big dilemma: How to wear the peekaboo look without coming across as, well, trashy? So the next obvious question after Amanda Seyfried stepped out in London in a …

Dreaded Single-Girl Phenomenon: Breaking the Seal on Your Love Life

Over the course of the various years I've spent being single, compared with the years I was firmly part of a couple, I've cooked up a little theory I'd like to run by you guys and see if you agree. I'm calling it "Breaking the Seal," but it could alternately be entitled, "Why I Never Want to Hook …

Your Guide to Fall Denim: From Waxed Jeans to Baseball Caps, It's All Right Here, Straight From the Pros

Angelina Jolie totally called it—waxed and coated jeans are MAJOR for the fall, as are a bunch of other trends in the denim space. But don't let us tell you—let the hottest and most innovative labels show you all you need to know about the denim you'll be wearing this fall. And do like Lauren …

The Number of Siblings You Have Could Affect Your Future Marriage in a Big Way

Um....<p>Have you called your brothers or sisters lately? You might want to check in with them—and thank them for their part in possibly preventing a divorce in your future.<p>According to new research out of my alma mater THE Ohio State University, having siblings reduces a person's chance of getting …

Today in Music: Michelle Obama Is Releasing a Let's Move! Rap Album

Yes, you read that correctly! Michelle Obama is releasing her debut album next month and it is not just any album; it is a <i>rap</i> album. The First Lady recently enlisted a team of musicians to record * Songs for a Healthier America* as part of her Let's Move! initiative to fight childhood obesity, …

The Must-Have Fall Jacket You Can Wear Right Now

Remember how cool Phillip Lim's fall 2013 runway show was? It was the collection that all the New York fashion people were buzzing about. Everyone wanted to wear it RIGHT NOW.<p>3.1 Phillip Lim Fall 2013<p>The reason it looked so cool, at least in part, was because it was chock-full of motorcycle …

Lauren Conrad's Rule of Thumb for End-of-Summer Outfits: Denim, Denim, and More Denim!

I woke up to a pretty soggy day here in New York City, which means my regular summer rotation of sundresses and skirts are temporarily being replaced by jeans.<p>This morning, in search of a little fashion inspiration, I came across Lauren Conrad rocking a few new denim-inspired looks from her new …

Shoe Designer Jessie Randall's Guide to the Perfect Booties for Fall

We're all about booties (seriously, who isn't?), but when we learned that Loeffler Randall's new fall collection of fabulous booties was inspired by Rosie the Riveter—the cultural icon who represented American women who worked during World War II—well, it took our love of the collection to a whole …

Lily Collins Shut It Down in the Hair and Makeup Department on the Mortal Instruments Red Carpet Last Night. Come See

I'm pretty sure the earth shifted the second Lily Collins hit the <i>The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones</i> red carpet last night. Her hair and makeup were intense, but they were both really very lovely. Behold:<p>She went with a dark cherry lipstick with iridescent eyeshadow with some taupes shading in …

How to Look Like Keri Russell, According to Her Hairstylist and Makeup Artist

Clearly, I can't really help you look like Keri Russell, but I can help you copy the bright lipstick and stunning waves she wore last night to a screening of <i>Austenland</i> in New York City.<p>That lipstick? Makeup artist Tina Turbow tweeted that it was Marc Jacobs Lust for Lacquer in Boom Boom.<p>As for the …

Work Outfit Idea: Body-Con at the Office? Put a Blazer on It!

As the blogger behind Penny Chic, I'm on a mission to prove that you can look summer fabulous and professional by adding the right affordable pieces to your work wardrobe. I've been proving it's possible twice a week with 10 chic summer work staples that pass my test for fit, style, budget, and …

Olivia Wilde Gets Matchy-Matchy Again, This Time With Gorgeous Accessories (Yes, There Are Close-Ups!)

Back in June, Nikki was crushing on the trippy-cool prints from the Clover Canyon resort 2014 collection and pondered different occasions to wear the Cuba-, Spain-, and Africa-inspired graphics. Well, how about a celeb-filled luncheon thrown by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association? Because …

Listen Up: Holly Conlan's Sexy Single, "X Marks The Spot"

Photo: Benny Haddad<p>For her forthcoming new album, <i>The Sirens</i> (due on October 22), Holly Conlan shed any previous fears about how best to define herself as a musical artist. "I let go of being afraid of being considered pop," the singer-songwriter told ELLE.com. "Because although there might be a lot …