Archives - 23 Jan 2018
Wedding Hair Inspiration From The Catwalk
23 Jan 2018
The Cold, Bloody (Kind Of Disgusting) Truth About Vampire Facials
Maria Del Russo
23 Jan 2018
Iskra Lawrence Continues To Be The Body Positive Champion We Need
23 Jan 2018
Time To Dig Up Your Plastic Clips & Blair Waldorf Headbands
There was nothing I used to love more than the hair-accessory isle in the grocery store as a child (Publix, if we're getting specific). Thanks to Lizzie
20 Hotels That Were Made For Instagram
Plenty of us tend to be over-sharers on social media. We Instagram our avocado on toast for the second time in a week just because we can. We snap a #FWIS
Why Kaya Scodelario Was Scared To Say #MeToo
Maze Runner actress Kaya Scodelario admitted that she was initially afraid to share her sexual assault story back in October. Now, months into the
Please Do Not Make Harry Styles The Next James Bond
You didn't have to be a fan of One Direction to recognise why so many people freak out over Harry Styles. He's got the silky amber locks, the charming
All The Clues Pointing Towards The Serial Killer In
We all know the real fun of watching a show about serial killers is the wild speculation that comes with them. After all, Riverdale (allegedly) wrapped up
Here's What Happened At Refinery29's Sundance Brunch
Last weekend, Refinery29 journeyed to Park City, Utah for the Sundance Film Festival, a fest that celebrates independent, boundary-breaking film. (It
I Breastfed My Best Friend's Baby — & Have Zero Regrets
I only have two kids, but I breastfed three babies. People were horrified.Wait, what? Yep, I breastfed my two babies and then another baby who wasn’t
Four Fantastic LGBTQ+ Love Stories Get The Spotlight At This Year...
Almost a year after Moonlight took home the Academy Award for Best Picture, the 2018 Oscar nominations are honouring a slew of LGBTQ+ stories. This year,
Dylan Farrow Had The Most Savage Response To Justin Timberlake...
Millions of women and allies have taken to social media and to the streets to declare that time is up on sexism, inequality, and sexual harassment. But
What Are All The Members Of The British Royal Family’s Last Names?
In these trying times, the universe has seen fit to gift us with two royal events: the engagement of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle, followed closely by
Should A Really Good Impersonation Merit An Oscar Nomination?
The recipe for a "good" performance, in the eyes of the Academy, is relatively straightforward. Grab a period costume, add some transformational makeup,
There Are Way More Women Nominated For An Oscar Than You Might Think
There are some historic nominations for women in this year's batch of Academy Awards contenders. Greta Gerwig, nominated for Best Director, is only the
Deserves Big Oscar Wins Because It's B...
There, I said it. But the movie is also a masterpiece.
Why Did James Franco Get Shut Out Of The Oscar Nominations, But K...
James Franco was flying high at the Golden Globes. He picked up the award for Best Actor, Musical or Comedy, and brought his brother Dave and Tommy
Lauren Le Vine
Pack Your Bags — These Are 2018's Top 25 Hotels & They Are U...
We're almost a solid month into 2018 — so, we are itching to get going with our travel resolutions. Maybe you're already planning one ore more of the
6 Remedies For Your Pesky Sore Throat That Actually Work
When you have a cold, in addition to not being able to breathe, collecting mountains of tissues, and feeling like a viral plague incarnate, your throat
USA Gymnastics Executives Step Down Amidst Sexual Abuse Scandal
UPDATE: Last night, Aly Raisman posted a statement on Twitter responding to a statement from the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) about the news
Chrissy Teigen Is Starting A Grey Hair Revolution
She may be 15 million Instagram followers, six inches in height, and one musically inclined husband ahead of me — not like I'm counting or anything
Mel C On Sporty, Athleisure, & Style In A Post-Spice World
In honour of the 20th anniversary of Spice World, we're reliving the best moments of the Spice Girls (post-'90s, that is). Read our interview with Melanie
She Was Called The 'World's Ugliest Woman' — She Proved Them Wrong
How would you react if one day you went on YouTube, clicked on a video titled "The World's Ugliest Woman," and saw your own face staring back at you?
Casually Broke 4 R...
If 2017 was the year that fired women up, then 2018 is the year they finally take over. Just days after more than one million women took to the streets
Dear Susan Sarandon, What's It Like To Be So Cool?
When we look at Susan Sarandon, our first thought is #goals. The woman has class, sass, and one of the most diverse list of accomplishments — actress,
A Week In Connecticut On A $52,000 Salary
"I knew this was going to be a fun trip, but I forgot just how much fun island life can be. We eat dinner at the bar on the dock and I order a grilled
Work & Money
6 Ways To Have More Spiritually Fulfilling Sex
If you've recently felt the urge to have your pet's tarot cards read or to commit to a magical fitness routine, you're not alone. Millennial women are
Designer Ulyana Sergeenko Is Getting Called Out For Racism
Like most fashion events, Couture Fashion Week in Paris, which is happening this week, is not without controversy. On Monday night, street style star
Is The Vampire Facelift For You?
From Twilight to True Blood, popular culture is still obsessed with vampires, so it should come as no surprise that this fascination has made its way
Dr Sejal Shah
The Youngest People Ever To Be Nominated For An Oscar
Elio, the 17-year-old protagonist of Call Me By Your Name played by Timothée Chalamet, has a lot of feelings. Extremely thoughtful and introspective,
This Harry Potter Map Of London Is Legit Magical
Many of us dream of what it would be like to live in the wizarding world. Growing up with Harry Potter meant growing up with an all-consuming desire to
This Is How Often Brits
Wash Their Bedsheets
There's no shame in admitting that you rarely wash your jeans, and many people only do so when they become ridiculously loose. But bedsheets and towels?
Sex With A Fish Man Is More Woke Than Any Amount Of Billboards
Warning: This story contains spoilers for both Shape of Water and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri. If you had asked me yesterday who I
How The Internet Has Changed The Way We Grieve
The following is excerpted from Modern Loss: Candid Conversation About Grief. Beginners Welcome. I was futzing around online at work one Friday
The Rumours Are True: Instagram Stories Are Getting Giphy
Your Instagram Stories feed is about to be taken over by crying Drakes, flying wads of cash, and squirrels waving pom poms in the air. Starting today,
Why You NEED To Pay Attention To What You Eat In The Morning
You've been hearing it since day one: Eating breakfast is one of the most important things you can do for your body and brain. Yet, with all of our
Diet & Nutrition
Prepare To Get (Mildly) Hysterical Over These Oscar Snubs & Surpr...
Now that the official list of Oscar nominations has been released, we can turn our attention to the important thing: The creators, actors, and works that
9 Ways To Rock 2018's Trendiest Hair Length — No Matter Your...
Standing on middle ground has never looked this good.
How I Dealt With Psoriasis
A few months ago, I got a super-mild case of strep throat. It had happened pretty much right after I was travelling, so I didn't even think twice or
NYC's 6 Coolest Tattoo Artists — & The Ink That Proves It!
Visiting New York for the first time? Or just ready to explore your home base deeper than you have in the past five years? No problem, because we put
What You Need To Know About This New Beauty Trend
If you follow the latest in skin-care trends, you're probably aware of the popular professional procedure that promises to leave the skin smooth and
Behold: The Full List Of 2018 Oscar Nominations
The Oscars are finally here — they're the grand finale of this awards show mosh pit, so with their arrival, we can finally relax. The Oscars mark the
The Latest Tapeworm Horror Story Has Put Us Off Sushi
Sushi fans, you'd better hope you've got a strong stomach before reading on. The viral tale of a man from California who pulled a disgustingly large
Spark Romance With These 6 Aphrodisiac Foods
Food has long been used to help people get in the mood. The Kama Sutra, the ancient Indian sex guide, encourages people to down foods such as liquorice,
Food & Drinks
Inside Lagerfeld's Fantastical French Garden For Chanel Couture
For this morning's Chanel couture show, Karl Lagerfeld transported guests (including Rita Ora and Stella Tennant) to a French formal garden built inside
Germaine Greer Says Women "Spread Their Legs" For Weinstein
Another week, another offensive remark from Germaine Greer. Not content with waging a decades-long war against transgender women, the controversial
Help, I Can't Decide Who To Back For Best Supporting Actress
We're just about at the halfway point of awards show mania, with both the Golden Globes and the SAG awards in the rearview mirror, and Oscar
Tina Brown Talks Bad Men, Powerful Women & Yes, Donald Trump
Tina Brown says everyone should keep a diary. "Just don't put it online," she said in a Q&A session with Refinery29 CEO Philippe von Borries on Friday.
, Here's How To Wear A Pencil Skirt I...
If the idea of a pencil skirt conjures up images of flight attendants or ‘60s office workers à la Mad Men, it’s time to reconsider. SS18’s catwalks
Throw Away Your Contour, Blusher Is Back
The makeup we saw backstage at SS18 explored everything from glitter galore to demure ladylike looks. One of our favourite takeaways, however, was the
Explaining My 'They' Pronoun To My Parents
“We’ll try really hard, but we might get it wrong.” Last week, my parents arrived in London to watch my drag show. I’ve been out of the closet
The Best Street Style At Stockholm Fashion Week AW18
Stockholm Fashion Week is back, meaning there's as much opportunity to lust over the garments on the streets as those on the catwalks. There's no denying
Season 22 Episode 4 Recap: All About That Age
A couple of things: When did The Bachelor become the gloomiest show on television? And also, when did the Bachelor himself become the type of man I
Emma Watson's 10 Most Inspiring Quotes
On the one hand, it seems impossible that Emma Watson is already 27 years old because we all know her so well as that precocious preteen Hermione
Joel McHale Defends Aziz Ansari Against Allegations Of Sexual Mis...
Former host of The Soup Joel McHale is speaking out about the allegations against Aziz Ansari, stating that what some are calling sexual assault could
Is Catherine Zeta-Jones' Drug Lord Movie Whitewashing A Real...
Lifetime's upcoming film Cocaine Godmother: The Griselda Blanco Story is receiving some flak for casting a white woman as its titular character rather
When The First Person You Date Is The One
Dating and breakups are seen as defining features of the teen and twentysomething experiences; they're increasingly characterising later decades, too.
The Ins And Outs Of Airbnbing Your Own Place
Part of the magic of travelling comes from feeling like you belong. Getting to explore a local culture is not something that money — or a mileage
The Megyn Kelly & Jane Fonda Feud Is Intense As Hell
If you thought that Megyn Kelly and Jane Fonda could bury the hatchet and make up, well... it doesn't look like that's happening any time soon. As