Anna Mendonça

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5 Truths the Fast Fashion Industry Doesn't Want You to Know

The fashion industry gets a lot of flack these days. The excess, the overtly sexual advertising, the humanitarian issues, the waste, the lawsuits, the list goes on.<p>The industry giants have dedicated millions of dollars to massive PR campaigns, going so far as to launch "conscious collections" and …

Clothing

10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …

How to Get Rid of Cellulite With a Homemade Coffee Scrub

Exfoliate those dimples away.<p>Those tell-tale dimples happen to the best of us; yes, even models and celebs aren't immune. But with swimsuit season in full swing, you might have banishing cellulite on the brain—or at least reducing its appearance. This is the DIY to do just that, thanks to a couple …

Skin Care

4 Perfect Picnic Sandwiches Anyone Can Make

Photo: Courtesy of Lauren Conrad.<p>When the weather is nice and the days are long, I can’t think of anything more pleasant than a picnic. I often find …

Food

The 13 Most Hipster Items Of Clothing

Hipsters get a lot of flak, mostly for what they wear. And we get it -- sometimes seeing a teenager riding a bike in a band T-shirt from two decades before being born makes you LOL.<p>But we want to take a moment to celebrate hipster fashion, because we're willing to bet that you own at least one, if …

An Insider's Guide To Shopping Vintage In NYC

In this city, vintage shopping isn't just a means to an end. It's a lifestyle, a mindset, a sport, and, yes, a great way to spend a Saturday. New …

10 Things Every Fashionable Woman Should Have by 30

Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that well-represent her.<p>Your 20s can be for style, career and love experimentation, but as a woman enters her 30s there are certain pieces she should own that …

West Village

12 Fashion Apps To Download Now

For the fashion girl glued to her phone, these apps range from shopping to closet organizing and are guaranteed to step up your sartorial game.<p><b>1) PS Dept</b><p>For the fashionistas who don't already have their own stylist on speed dial, PS Dept gives users access to a personal fashion consultant 24/7. …

Apps

What NOT To Do When You're Getting Your Hair Dyed

Illustrated by Anna Sudit.<p>One time in the early 2000s, I was sent to the Mercer Hotel to touch up the highlights of a model-turned-actress for a red …

Gorgeous Hairstyles For Super-Long Hair

Sure, the lob may be the reigning cool-girl cut. And you may have a few friends who are snipping their strands into impossibly chic pixies. But that …

Hairstyling

Why Knot: 19 High Fashion Braids

In case John Barrett’s Braid Bar at Bergdorf Goodman and the scads of tutorials we’ve whipped up weren’t strong enough indicators, we’re here to set the record straight: Braids are here to stay. If you’ve already mastered the advanced techniques, it’s time to look to the runway for inspiration. …

Hairstyling

10 Hats That Will Make Pharrell Totally Jeal’

Oh, awards show style. It can’t help but be monumental, and what better example of this than Pharrell’s unbelievably strange structured hat on the Grammys this year? Strange hatwear is obviously the new… <i>wardrobe malfunction</i>.<p>Oh and guess what? You can stay up to date on the happenings of this hat by …

33 Beauty Products We Were Obsessed With In 2013

Being a beauty editor is a pretty tough job. My desk is constantly covered in packages containing the latest and greatest makeup, hair and skincare products that I get to try out before they even hit beauty counters. I kid, I kid...<p>All jokes aside, this year I've managed to experiment with hundreds …

2014's Best New Beautifiers...So Far

Smell that, people? It's the sweet aroma of a fresh new year on the horizon. With a new year comes the promise of a fresh start, the mystery of what …

15 Nail Art Designs We’d Raise Our Glasses To

We have a confession to make: when we raise our glasses sky high this New Year’s Eve, it’s not just to toast to the new year, it’s also to show off our festive nail art. When you see these 15 NYE-inspired nail art designs, you’ll see why we’re so hyped to flash our fingers at the crowd.<p>1. Kate …

Nail Art

3 Makeup Tricks You Need To Know

When it comes to looking younger, who doesn't want instant gratification? Makeup artist Napoleon Perdis gives his easy secrets to having sculpted cheekbones, wider eyes, and fuller lips in minutes.<p><b>Sculpt sky-high cheekbones</b><p>First, apply foundation as you normally would to create an even, matte …

Makeup

Hey, Party Girl: These 4 Looks Are For You

<b>NYE calls for festivity,</b> for sure. But, this year, we're challenging ourselves to think beyond the red-lip-smoky-eye combo we've been known to sport …

These 7 Crazy-Awesome Eye Makeup Looks Are A Must-See!

<i>Despite Robin Black's self-professed love/hate relationship with beauty, the photographer-cum-makeup artist behind Beauty is Boring is bent on</i> …

Eye Makeup