Maria Pennello

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Why Is Everyone Freaking Out Over Pubic Hair?

Illustrated by Sydney Hass.<p>No, you're not imagining things. There's been a lot of talk about vaginas, feminine hygiene, and pubic hair around these …

35 Unique Valentine's Day Gifts On Etsy

Unless you want to be <i>that</i> person who shows up to dinner with carnations and a heart-shaped box of chocolate, you need a thoughtful, one-of-a-kind …

The Lazy Girl's Guide to Staying Svelte

For the lazy girl in all of us, here's a guide on how to stay slim.<p>Eating clean and consistent workouts are proven to boost metabolism, increase muscle (and therefore after burn) as well as blast fat. But if the Polar Vortex has you skipping both in the name of maintaining mental and stay warm …

The BEST Sex Advice, Courtesy Of Stoya

Photographed by Craig Rathgeber; Illustrated by Ly Ngo."<p><i>We love chatting with Stoya — writer, thinker, on-screen-sex haver — about all manner of</i> …

Plastic Surgery Stories, Issues, Costs, Benefits, Risks

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'Nymphomaniac' Makes Me Proud to Be a Woman

Sure, I saw Shia LaBeouf's fully erect penis, but it wasn't the sex that got me lathered, it was the film's transparency.<p>Yesterday I had the privilege of seeing Lars von Trier's newest, controversial piece of work, <i>Nymphomaniac</i>. And while I only got to see the first installment of the two-part …

How To Pronounce Designer Names: Part Deux

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5 Things You Think You Know About Your Period

Illustrated by Ammiel Mendoza.<p><i>Introducing LadyBits, an ultra-cool collective of tech journalists who look at the world with smart, lady lenses. And,</i> …

5 Super-Easy Superbowl Appetizers To Keep You In The Game

<i>Christine Fischer of Cooking with Cakes may not be a pro chef, but that doesn't mean she's a mere novice in the kitchen. The self-taught culinarian —</i> …

Does This "Beauty" Guide For Drug Addicts Go Too Far?

Photo: Courtesy of Diurex.<p>This is your beauty regimen...on drugs? We've seen more than our share of "just say no" anti-drug PSAs, but <b>The Style Con's</b> …

33 Gooey, Cheesy Super Bowl Party Recipes

From monkey bread to queso, here are 33 addictively cheesy things to serve this Sunday.<p>On no other day do we so recklessly consume thousands of calories in food and beer as we do on Super Bowl Sunday. And while there are plenty of delicious veggie options, not to mention wings a-plenty, let's be …