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I don’t know why #NoFilter is even a thing. Recently, actress Laverne Cox was accused of getting a nose job. The truth? She explained it all with an Instagram post. For everyone who thinks I had a nose job, the surgeon is snapchat. The first photo has #nofilter. The second has the #snapchat beauty filter. […]

Coco Rocha recently took her place in modeling to the next level, and is now Brand Director and a major stakeholder in Nomad Mgmt Modeling Agency. It’s a smart move for Coco, as Nomad Mgmt founder, Damon Rutland was the one who discovered her way back when she was only fourteen years old. According to WWD, Coco’s role […]

If you’re into runway fashion, buying consignment is one of the best ways to get some designers goods for less. But often times, since it’s a consignment piece, there’s only one of the item, and it’s basically hit or miss to even find anything that’s not runway sample-sized. Enter new site, Resell XL, the first […]

As I was looking at the hashtag #WeWearWhatWeWant, I realized a lot of the comments were on the surface saying positive things, but adding in a bit of a jab that they were tired of ‘all this body image talk.’ This only made me post more about, and we’re hoping you feel the same way and […]

We received a message from one of our followers, Krisi Kaz, who was pretty upset about a video where a small-minded feminist-hater named Nate decided to explain to the world why “fat acceptance,” is bad for society. To be fair, he thought he did a pretty great job. We hate to give him video views, […]

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Body image and wellness is different for everyone. Sisters Mara Schiavocampo and Pia Schiavo-Campo are straight up goals in proving that wellness is an overall balance, and we could not be more impressed. It was so amazing being on @goodmorningamerica this morning with my sister @maracamp and also with @readytostare and @essiegolden. We talked body […]

Makeup mistakes are inevitable. The more mistakes you make, the more you learn from them. But sometimes, you’re just in a rush and you make mistakes and you need to fix them ASAP. R Here are simple ways to fix and avoid any “Oops!” moments.   EYE SHADOW FALLOUT No one really wants specks of eye […]

Makeup tutorial videos have gotten more and more popular throughout the years. But what if you want to read makeup instructions? What if you want something tangible? Check out these seven books about makeup that will make you want to run out to the bookstores today. 1. The Art of Makeup This book (starting at $10, […]

Every time I wore blue makeup, I looked somewhat peculiar. I tried to wear different shades of blue and used different formulas, but never ended up liking the results. I soon found out there are ways to wear blue makeup without looking like a clown or an ’80s music video star. It’s about the shade […]

Have you ever put liquid 24K gold on your skin? Now, you can. With the handful of different brands that carry products with gold in them, you can have your pick of which luxurious one you’d splurge on. We’re here for it. 1. Treatment Pump some liquid gold ($525, La Prairie) onto your skin for a […]

I’ve watched many documentaries and films on ballerinas, and more specifically Misty Copeland, who has paved the way for African-American dancers to believe they too can become a world-renown Principal ballerina. So when I read her interview with New York Magazine today, my crush on Misty grew even larger because of her ability to speak […]