Maya Patterson

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8 Ways You're Probably Using Your Curling Iron Wrong

Nix these mistakes for perfect waves every time.<p>There's nothing worse than spending tons of time meticulously curling your hair before an event, only to end up with frizzy curls, weird pieces sticking out, an embarrassingly outdated style, or worse...limp locks because your curls didn't even last …

The Best (and Worst) Beauty Tricks Grandmas Have Sworn By

Sometimes grandmother knows best—and sometimes not so much.<p>Grandmas <i>love</i> to dole out words of wisdom—whether you want to hear them or not. Their wealth of knowledge extends to the beauty world, but whether their tips are worth their salt (or Vaseline) is another story. Here, <i>Women's Health</i> readers …

15 Healthy High-Fiber Foods That Make You Feel Full and Satisfied

Fill up (and not out) with these good-for-you, high-fiber foods

The Plank Workout That Will Tone Your Abs, Sculpt Your Tush, and Strengthen Your Arms

Still doing bunches of crunches? Seriously?<p>We don't like to play favorites, but...for planks, we'll make an exception. "They are, without a doubt, the best core exercise there is," says trainer David Kirsch, who works with Kate Upton and Liv Tyler. The harder-than-they-look poses in this workout …

6 Ways You're Sabotaging Your Love Life

Are you your relationships’ own worst enemy?<p>Who doesn’t want a blissed-out relationship based on the kind of love musicians write songs about? That might be the dream, but you may actually be standing in your own way of achieving it. The good news is that you can ID the sneaky things you do that …

4 Things You SHOULDN’T Tell Your S.O.

For starters: basically anything having to do with your past relationships<p>Of course a solid bond is built on trust, love, open and honest communication, and all of that real-life stuff. But that doesn’t mean that you should tell your S.O. <i>everything</i> about your comings and goings—it could end up …

13 Reasons Winter Sex is Fantastic

Don’t let your libido go into hibernation

11 Healthy-Eating Tips Celebrities Swear By

They work for these WH cover stars—and they'll work for you!

Cher-Inspired Wigs, Vintage Gowns, and Lingerie: Lady Gaga Travels the World in Style

Lady Gaga is making her way around the world on her massive <i>artRAVE: The ARTPOP Ball</i> tour and, of course, the pop star's ensembles have yet to …

From Costume Parties to Mankind's Best Friend, 10 Celebrity Instagrams We Loved from This Weekend

This weekend, the stars celebrated birthdays, donned costumes for special events, and traveled across the pond. January Jones channeled her inner …

Get Ready for Keira Knightley This Awards Season! The Imitation Game Wins People's Choice at TIFF 2014

The buzz is on for <i>The Imitation Game</i>! This weekend, the Toronto International Film Festival handed out Grolsch People’s Choice award—the most …

The One Move That'll Help You Get Strong, Toned Abs FAST

A trainer shares her go-to exercise for a flat tummy.<p>It's time to stop cranking out endless crunches if you want to achieve killer abs. Holly Perkins, C.S.C.S., recommends one basic move that you can do in your living room: the single-leg holding plank. "It's a bit challenging, but it's super …

5 New Ways to Use Avocado

Avocados aren't just delicious—they're brimming with health benefits. For starters, they’re high in potassium (half an avocado contains 487 milligrams, more than you’ll find in a medium banana), which can help lower blood pressure. Their healthy fats (the monounsaturated kind) can help fight high …

11 Things Every Woman Should Tell Her Gyno

Your feet are already up in stirrups—how much more awkward can it really get?<p>There are some things that you'd barely consider telling your best friend—let alone your gynecologist. But the truth is, they've heard and seen it all. Plus, there are some things that, while embarrassing, could be really …

9 Ways to Use Vinegar for More Beautiful Skin and Hair

Even if you never cook, you'll definitely want to grab a bottle.<p>Contrary to popular belief, vinegar—apple cider vinegar, to be exact—may not help you lose weight. But it <i>can</i> help you step up your beauty routine. This multi-tasking ingredient can be used to prevent acne and make nail polish last …

How to Deal When Someone Else’s Relationship Seems Way Better Than Your Own

You know it's crossed your mind—here's what it means and what you can do about it.<p>Recently, I was screwing around online when I should have been doing something productive and stumbled across an interview about Blake Lively’s marriage to Ryan Reynolds. According to Blake, she and Ryan do …

It's Finally Here! Watch the First Full Trailer for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay

Trust us: The new trailer for <i>The Hunger Games</i> will give you chills.<p>The just-released trailer for <i>Mockingjay – Part 1</i> offers us a sneak peek into the …

Stars With Style: Rihanna, Victoria Beckham, and Kendall Jenner at New York Fashion Week

The New York shows are done, and, overall, celebrities took a ladylike approach to dressing during the week. However, there were two very separate takes on the trend: printed looks and the all-white variation. <b>Victoria Beckham</b> took a decidedly seventies route, wearing one of her own designs for …

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London Calling: Street Style Spring 2015

See the best street style at London Fashion Week.<p>After New York's heat, the stylish set are more than ready to break out this season's must-have knits and sleek boots for London Fashion Week. Diego Zuko is on hand to capture all the best style outside the shows.