I had just started 7th grade when I told my dad, "I'm tired of the gel I use. I want a gel that looks matte." My father encouraged me to create a product for the haircare line he and my mom have. But, honestly? I wanted my own line.
Fit indicates effort. More precisely, it indicates effort and reward. This is a good thing to teach ourselves. It is different to the effort/reward cycle for thin as that often involves unhealthy habits and mainly consists of deprivation.
You can kiss flaky lips and smudges goodbye. How To Choose The Right Lipstick For Your Skin Tone ...
For as long as I can remember, I've hidden myself. I definitely started hiding when I got old enough to walk down my NY streets alone. I became comfortable hiding my intelligence, my physical appearance, my truths, my thoughts, myself. But just the other day it hit me: Alicia! Why are you choosing to be that person?
Consider this your à la carte menu for getting skin that's smoother than a baby's you-know-what.
The media spends a lot of time pretending to celebrate diversity, sending up a self-congratulatory cheer whenever a magazine puts someone who isn't pin-thin on a cover. It's a step in the right direction, but it's awfully small.
It all started with my innocuous declaration, "I want to start my own makeup line." Little did I know, at the age of 13 1/2, what starting my own company would entail. I honestly imagined it would be as simple as picking a design, deciding on colors and then I'd be off. Not quite.
Remember you are special and you don't need to be any different or for trolls on social media to approve this. If people write hateful or stupid stuff online to belittle you, they are not happy people and they are trying in some demented way to boost themselves.
Rihanna was the star of Crop Over, and she never disappoints. But it is not just Rihanna's costume or celebrity that makes her a star in my eyes. It's her love of life and her love of family and friends, her ability to live her life by her rules and no one else's that makes her a Caribbean Girl.
I did a column here last week about keeping our hair looking great in high humidity. We run into that 'wall of water' when we land in Miami, for example, or New York City in August ... "Oh, man!" Hot and wet!
"It's better to look good than to feel good" went the SNL line ...
I fell into a pot of boiling-hot water, immersed in it for nearly an hour -- alone and unsupervised. This traumatic event, literally scarred me for life. Physically for sure, but also emotionally and psychologically.
Youth, beauty, symmetry, it's all very lovely. But it's transient. I want to be more than that. Because, it's nice to be beautiful, but it's more beautiful to be nice. Truth.
Gigi has 1.6 million subscribers on YouTube and has appeared on shows like "Project Runway," and she uses her internet fame to bring awareness to transgender issues. She still deals with discrimination and bullying.
As the owner of an age-perfecting beauty brand, Studio 10, my desire to encourage older women to feel beautiful and believe that they can look great a...
I don't know if its just me but it seems like everywhere I turn at the moment pictures of 'perfect people' adorn sides of buses, my Instagram and magazines. Whatever the medium of delivery the thing being sold is perfection.