03 May, 2024
Modern life has made it much easier to become “an indoor cat” than an outdoor one. Days spent migrating from one screen to the next — from the computer to…
Photography via Launchmetrics.com/spotlightYou needn’t break the bank to curate a stylish stack of accessories. By Natalie Michie Date December 14, 2023 Facebook Twitter The secret to an elevated personal style?…
It’s not always easy to drink as much H20 as is recommended on a daily basis, especially when there are so many delicious beverage alternatives — hello, soda — readily…
Photography courtesy of launchmetrics.com/spotlightWhy think pink when you can think peach? By Lauren Knowles Date December 13, 2023 Facebook Twitter As predicted by Pantone’s highly anticipated Colour of the Year…
Neurologists say we spend about a third of our lives sleeping (or trying to) . . . so why are our pajamas so bad? That threadbare T-shirt you’ve been wearing…

The Year of Quiet vs. Loud Luxury

Graphic by Kayleen Dicuangco Were you Team Sofia or Beyoncé in 2023? By Annika Lautens Date December 5, 2023 Facebook Twitter Who here hasn’t fantasized about having a Pretty Woman moment? You know the one: You walk into a high-end boutique and spend “an obscene amount of money.” Or better yet, you drop an obscene […]

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How to Care for Textured Hair During the Colder Months

Photography via launchmetrics.com/spotlightFour curl experts highlight the nourishing ingredients that will protect your hair during frigid winter temperatures. By Lauren Knowles Date December 5, 2023 Facebook Twitter This is Texture Talk, our long-running column that deep dives into the dynamic world of curly hair, from crowns of curls that are free flowing to strands that […]

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Is Balenciaga Sincere or Satire?

Photography courtesy of Getty ImagesIt’s increasingly hard to tell — and perhaps that’s the point. By Natalie Michie Date December 4, 2023 Facebook Twitter Balenciaga is very good at getting the world to wonder, “Is this a joke?” Its latest collection — full of Erewhon branding, celebrity-inspired caricatures and extremely expensive dupes — draws from […]

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2023 Was the Year of Wearing Clothes Weirdly

photography courtesy of launchmetrics.com/spotlight, getty. Graphic by Danielle Campbell. Styling anarchy is afoot. By Natalie Michie Date November 30, 2023 Facebook Twitter There was a time, not long ago, when clothes were used for their intended purposes. Underwear laid beneath trousers. Brassieres regularly remained unseen. Pants were considered a key component of getting dressed and […]

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Women’s Cargo Pants Are the Coolest Pants

Photography by Getty ImagesThanks to their ’90s nostalgia and workwear functionality, these casual slacks never go out of style. Here’s where to get yours. By Natalie Michie Date December 1, 2023 Facebook Twitter One of the greatest woes of womenswear is the faux pockets. We’re constantly bombarded with patches that promise storage but don’t deliver […]

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Celebrities Are Embracing Blonde This Fall

Photography by David Becker – Formula 1/Formula 1 via Getty ImagesJust look to Rihanna, Beyoncé and Kim Kardashian for proof. By Lauren Knowles Date December 1, 2023 Facebook Twitter Are we in our blonde hair era? Celebs with blonde hair, like Beyoncé, Rihanna and Selena Gomez, are proving that blondes really do have more fun, […]

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Margot Robbie Is Still in Her Barbie Era

Photography by Getty ImagesFrom perfectly pink sets to recreations of iconic doll outfits, Margot Robbie is back with an updated run of Barbie looks. By Stephanie Davoli Date November 30, 2023 Facebook Twitter It seems that Margot Robbie may be permanently trapped in Barbie World and, honestly, we’re into it. Although it’s been months since […]

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We Asked Pilates Instructors For the Best Ab Moves — Here’s What They Said

Image Source: Popsugar Photography | Chaunté VaughnProduct Credit: POPSUGAR TPE Yoga Mat, Live the Process bodysuit There’s a reason everyone from celebs and TikTokers to fitness editors is into Pilates right now. This low-impact workout modality combines flexibility, strength, and endurance into exercises that can be done either on a mat or using a reformer […]

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Are You a Butt Clencher?

If you’re a parent, the term “clenched butt” might bring to mind a toddler gunning for the potty. For sex educators and havers, meanwhile, it’s an anal-play nonstarter. But to pelvic-floor therapists, butt clenching is the name for a particular peach, posterior, and pelvic-floor position that can lead to a slew of issues — and […]

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You Don’t Need to Be in the Cast of “Bachelor in Paradise” to Sweat With Tanner Courtad — He Made a Workout Just for Us

“If you’re breathing hard, just means you’re alive,” fitness personality and “Bachelor in Paradise” star Tanner Courtad assures you in this sweaty 10-minute workout. His high-energy “anywhere” cardio is specifically designed to be done wherever you are, getting your heart racing with just 10 simple movements. Anywhere cardio combines traditional HIIT methodology with a few […]

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Why the Copenhagen Plank Could Be the Missing Link in Your Leg Day

The plank is one of the most commonly performed core-strengthening exercises, and whether you’re getting your heart-rate up at Barry’s or at home (using a Class FitSugar video, per chance??), there’s a good chance you’ve broken a sweat while doing traditional planks, side planks, reverse planks, and modified planks. Recently, an unfamiliar — and seriously […]

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