Olivia Smoliga walked out on deck at the 2019 World Aquatics Championships, looked up at the crowd, and felt the nerves hit. It was strange — she’d swam in front of huge crowds before, including at the Rio 2016 Olympics, where she won a gold in the 4×100 medley relay. But for some reason, it
Maybelline Great Lash Clear Mascara Maybelline ulta.com $6.99 Believe it or not, this clear mascara has been a crowd-favorite since 1971. Yeah, it’s just that good. This un-gluey formula has a slight sheen, which is yields a polished look by separating lashes. Hughes adds, “It’s a great tool to apply over your mascara to make
Courtesy of Chanel / Kristen White Pharrell Williams founded Black Ambition, an equity-focused initiative that aims to level the uneven playing fields across industries and shine a light on Black and Latinx students and entrepreneurs from historically Black colleges and universities, or HBCUs. Taking its support to new heights, the nonprofit organization has teamed up
After his tragic death at the hands of Thanos, the God of Mischief has been resurrected. Loki (Tom Hiddleston), the deceptive demigod and younger brother of Thor, has landed his own spinoff series after stealing the Tesseract (again) in Avengers: Endgame. Loki premiered the first of its six episodes on Wednesday, June 9, and a
By Quatreau Date June 11, 2021 <?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”utf-8″??????> Facebook <?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”utf-8″??????> Twitter When it comes to self-care, face masks and rose petal-sprinkled baths can’t do all the heavy lifting. In order for our minds and souls to flourish, allowing space for creative practice is also essential. According to a Harvard Medical School article,
Periods are a natural, healthy part of our monthly cycles, yet we’re often made to feel ashamed and embarrassed of them, even as grown adults. That’s always disturbed Nadya Okamoto, who, since 2014, has fought to destigmatize periods and end period poverty through her nonprofit, Period, where she led young activists in increasing the accessibility
“Will the pool make us cleaner or dirtier?” I asked my husband, lying in the shade and clocking how grimy he and the kids and I all were after two days of no power or running water. It was the summer of 2020, and—after being cooped up in the city for the first few months
It’s been more than 10 years since In the Heights first premiered on Broadway, bringing a new kind of musical to The Great White Way—a rap-filled story of a modern-day Latinx community, with characters that felt like people you’d pass on any New York City block. But the show was groundbreaking in more ways than
Photography courtesy of ImaxtreeThe news comes after last year’s arrival of the Burberry Regeneration Project. By Odessa Paloma Parker Date June 10, 2021 <?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”utf-8″??????> Facebook <?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”utf-8″??????> Twitter In an effort to address the massive negative environmental impact of the fashion industry, British luxury heritage label Burberry has revealed its plan to
If you’re trying to lose weight but you’re so over cooking, you’re in good company. While it’s true that people who eat home-prepared meals tend to eat fewer calories, it’s much easier to nuke a microwavable meal or pick up takeout, especially on busy weeknights. There’s no shortage of healthy recipes that help support weight
Therapeutic Foot Bath Spa Wahl amazon.com $74.88 $65.20 (13% off) For the ultimate pedicure experience, this foot spa has reflexology nodes, jets, and a heating option to soften overworked toes and give some delightful relief. When you’re done, apply some nail polish, and throw on some sandals to show off those toes.
America has had plenty of prolific families, but very few have an influence as potent and enduring as the Kardashians. Since the debut of their hit E! series Keeping Up With the Kardashians in 2007, the Kar-Jenner family—Kris, Kim, Kourtney, Khloe, Rob, Kendall, Kylie, Caitlyn—have unofficially become the faces of pop culture, social media, controversy,
Photography courtesy of MaviHappy Pride! Here are more than 30 ways to shop while supporting the LGBTQIA+ community. By Sarah Mariotti Date June 10, 2021 <?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”utf-8″??????> Facebook <?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”utf-8″??????> Twitter Pride Month 2021 is upon us — and while you’ve been gearing up for all of the virtual events taking place, we
There goes my jaw dropping to the floor again. Brie Larson is all kinds of strong, posting videos of herself doing one-arm pull-ups, doing a pull-up hold with a *weighted chain*, and casually holding a pull-up for a full minute. NBD. Well, she’s achieved new Captain Marvel strength with this video where she performed a
Courtesy Jane Fonda doesn’t feel like she’s ever had “a look.” And if you’re a fan of the actress/activist/exercise icon (ahem, me), you probably agree with her. Every “look” that Fonda has donned— whether it’s the flipped out curls of Golden Pond or the mullet that will forever be emblazoned in our hearts, minds, and
Irina Shayk and Kanye West’s surprise summer romance actually started months ago, TMZ is reporting. E! also got details from a source about what their dynamic is like and how they connected. TMZ reported that multiple sources connected to Shayk and West told the outlet that the two “been together for months, seeing each other
A traditional foam Croc mule meets a Balenciaga stiletto heel. They just did that. By Natalie Michie Date June 9, 2021 <?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”utf-8″??????> Facebook <?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”utf-8″??????> Twitter Does the world really need a stiletto Croc? Doesn’t matter — it’s here, courtesy of a new Balenciaga x Crocs collaboration. Yep, you read that right.
Now’s the time to take your run outside: the weather is gorgeous, and if you want to get some fresh air, there’s no better way to do it than by moving your body. When we’re working out, we want lightweight, breathable gear that doesn’t weigh us down or make us feel any sweatier than we
With the world re-opening and Hot Girl Summer in full swing, Alicia Keys is making a case for Restful Girl Summer. After launching her beauty and wellness brand Keys Soulcare during quarantine, the musician wants to help you just chill. “Keys Soulcare was so perfectly timed for quarantine without being prevalent,” she tells ELLE.com over
It’s only been hours since news started spreading of Kanye West and Irina Shayk’s alleged relationship, and E! already has intel about how West’s new ex-wife Kim Kardashian feels about it. A source told the outlet, “Kim has heard the rumors about Kanye and Irina Shayk and she doesn’t mind at all. If it doesn’t
Photography via Jutta Klee/Getty ImagesFrom the season’s must-have nail shade (trust us) to genius new hair removal products. By Souzan Michael Galway Date June 9, 2021 <?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”utf-8″??????> Facebook <?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”utf-8″??????> Twitter In case the humidity and 30 degree weather didn’t give it away, we’re happy to inform you that summertime is officially
It usually happens when all the lights are off. Let me set the scene for you: I’m sprawled out on the couch or on my bed, covered in blankets, and finally relaxing at the end of a long day with my phone, TV, or modern romance novel to keep me company, when suddenly — boom!
Glossier Chaos reigned a few months ago when a secret “Friends of Glossier” discount code leaked, but that’s all in the past now that everyone–and that includes you–is getting a whopping 20% off everything on the Glossier site from June 10th till the 14th. Do you need a new Boy Brow? On sale. Is your
If we were to list the things we absolutely required in life, Amina Muaddi Barbie heels don’t exactly top the list over food and shelter. But given MyTheresa’s massive summer sale, our wants are overriding necessities. With options from Ganni, Jacquemus, and Khaite offered up to 70% off at Mytheresa’s summer sale, it’s a budget-friendly