Alyssa Otterness

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Long-Distance Relationships: Video Chat and Send Kisses with Kissenger

For all the emailing, texting (and possible sexting), talking on the phone, and video chatting, there's no feeling like the feeling of a kiss from your long-distance lover, and that's unfortunately impossible when you're apart.<p>Or is it?<p>Well, not if Kissenger has anything to do with it. Over on …

Kendall Jenner's Cinnamon-Roll Waffles Are Here to Rewrite Your Weekend Brunch Menu

French toast? <i>BO-ring.</i> Eggs Benedict? <i>Snooze.</i> Here's exactly what I want for brunch for the rest of eternity:<p>In case that pic isn't self-explanatory, Kendall captioned it: "it's the new thing. cinnamon roll waffles made by yours truly" I assumed making cinnamon-roll waffles involved only sticking a …

Add Some Bling to Your Hair Routine with Revlon's Rose Gold Collection

Love the rose gold trend as much as we do? Now your everyday hair tools can get in on the heavy metal action this season as well, thanks to Revlon …

Why Yoga Pants Are The Only Pants Worth Wearing

Hear us out. We know they sometimes ride up in the most uncomfortable places. We know that on occasion, they can become unfortunately sheer. But yoga pants are really the most superior of the pants family -- more comfortable than jeans, more versatile than jeggings and more acceptable to wear in …

Best Christmas jumpers 2013 – in pictures

It is the time of year for festive knitwear to get an airing, so snap up one of these in time for Christmas jumper day, Friday 13 December. Whether it is baubles and reindeers or something more subversive, there is a Christmas jumper with your name on it

Your Body On Tobacco

Photo: Courtesy of Marlboro.<p>No matter what kind of warnings we get about smoking, it's still a major problem. In fact, it's such a big issue that New …

20 DIY Winter Accessories to Keep You Warm and Stylish

With a cold front sweeping across the country, it’s time to start thinking about how to stay warm this winter! The thing we love most about winter is being able to break out snuggly accessories like winter hats, fuzzy slippers, scarves, and knit gloves. Here are 20 accessories you can cozy up with, …

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19 Reasons Why Shopping Is Actually The Worst

We know what you're thinking: It's absolutely insane for fashion editors to admit how much they despise shopping. But we're just being honest here. Sometimes, shopping is kind of the worst pastime. It can be stressful, it can be annoying and it actually physically hurts.<p>So next time you think about …

You Think You're Better Than Everyone Else, According To Science

Illustrated by Ly Ngo.<p>Being self-confident is one thing, but according to research compiled by io9, you actually really believe you are better than …

14 Reasons Black Is The Only Color Worth Wearing

Grace Coddington does it. Joan Rivers does it. Mary-Kate and Ashley do it. Johnny Cash swore by it.<p>So really, is there any reason to <i>not</i> wear all black?<p>We don't think so. Head-to-toe black is the easiest, chicest, most foolproof way to get dressed... and it's actually cool. Black leather jackets, …

And The Trickiest Tongue Twister Is...

Image: Courtesy of Amazon.<p>"Sally sells seashells by the seashore"? "Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers"? Amateur hour. <b>Researchers at MIT</b> …

Why Naked 3 Is Totally Worth It (& Where To Buy It Now)

Stop the presses: <b>Starting today, Urban Decay's Naked 3 palette is available at Sephora.</b> Yes, the very same palette that took the blogosphere by …

How To Find Your Dream Job In A Heartbeat

Illustrated by Austin Watts.<p>Well, sorta. Basically, there's a new career aptitude test on the scene, and we're kinda into it. Partially because it's …

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The 10-Minute Workout — It's Real & It Works!

We have a million excuses for cutting a workout off the calendar: too much work, too far from home, holiday travel, and a marathon <i>Scandal</i> binge …

6 Makeup Bags Perfect for Travel

Next week we celebrate Thanksgiving and Hanukkah, which means the holiday season is officially here. For a lot of people, that means six weeks of traveling hither and yon to see family and friends. Whether it's walking a few blocks or taking a cross-country flight, chances are you'll be going</i> …

Perfect Skin In A (Cheap!) Tube

<i>Certain beauty products — think NARS blush in Orgasm, Clinique's Black Honey lipstick — are so good, they're practically famous. And, while we do</i> …

Ombre Nail Art - Beauty Trend 2015

The ombré craze may have first gained momentum with hair, but, like all trends, it's since spread to, well, everything. Lips, tips, brows — all have …

Coke Zero Makes An Ugly Sweater Generator - Goodbye, Productivity!

Whether you celebrate Kwanzaa, Friendsgiving, or Christmakah, we believe that honoring the ugly holiday sweater tradition is a prerequisite for …

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sales: An Exhaustive List to Help You Save Money (You're Welcome)

Like it or not, Thanksgiving is right around the corner, which means Black Friday and Cyber Monday aren't lurking too far behind. Luckily for you all, I've created an exhaustive list of sales (which will indeed be updated as we get closer to the day) to make your holiday shopping all the …

Hot Dudes Saying "Moist" Will Ruin Your Libido

Does anybody have a contact at <i>People</i>? Because this video is pure sadism. It's torture, it's rude, and it's awful. In celebration of their Sexiest Men …

This a Cappella Version of Lorde's "Royals" Gives Us Chills

If <i>Pitch Perfect</i>'s Barden Bellas really existed, we're sure Anna Kendrick, Brittany Snow, and the gang would be scheming up strategies on how to beat the Florida State University AcaBelles in a sing-off. This real-life a cappella girl group is fierce—and their gorgeous rendition of Lorde's catchy …

A Super-Easy Way To DIY Your Own Quirky, Comfy Sweatshirt

Photo: Courtesy of Print All Over Me.<p>Now's the occasion to brush up on your MS Paint and Photoshop skills — there's a digital DIY project you're …

5 Fun Gift Ideas for the Social Media Addict

We all have that friend who says "hashtag" before everything and Instagrams like it's her job (or, if she's anything like me, it <i>is</i> her job). Here are five fun, cute social-media-themed gift ideas she'll #love.<p>These Princess Vera Wang slippers are just about the most adorable flats ever, right? And …

Daniel Day-Lewis' Son Is A Rapper...& A Stoner

Chet Haze fans rejoice, because there's another Hollywood royalty rapper on the rise. Well, maybe not on the rise, per se, but nascent nonetheless. …

Hair Raisers: At-Home Treatments

Take the health of your hair up a notch with these natural recipes that promise to transform your tresses.<p><b>SUPERCHARGE COLOR</b> Regardless of shade, when it comes to your hair's hue, the goal is always the same—keep it bright and fresh like you just stepped out of the salon. "Apple cider vinegar …

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Want To Fix Winter Skin Issues? Just Take This Pill, Study Says

Dry skin, cracked lips and dull, gray complexions are just a few of the winter skin woes we suffer through each year. But could they all be fixed with a tiny little pill?<p>New research out of the Department of Dermatology at St Jacques University Hospital in France suggests that taking proper …

30 Cool Graphic Tees To Throw On For ANY Occasion

Fact: You have more graphic tees than anything else in your wardrobe. Over the years, you’ve accumulated a floor-to-ceiling serving of free volunteer …