Month: June 2019

In 2016, Katie* had just started her first clinical rotation for the Yale School of Medicine. For six weeks, she would work in Bridgeport Hospital’s ob-gyn department, during which time she’d be shepherded in and out of operating rooms by residents and attending physicians. Katie, then 28, rarely met patients before their surgeries. Instead, the
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Each time we see a turtle wearing a six-pack ring as a statement necklace or a hermit crab living in a plastic bottle cap, we’re reminded of how much our wastefulness impacts the environment. There are a zillion ways to go greener—and just as many zero-waste influencers to make you feel guilty about your choices—but
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Ever since my cousin introduced me to the concept of mocha in middle school with the help of Nestle’s Nesquik and hazelnut K-cups, I’ve been the kind of person who’s always had coffee in hand. Just like my precommute makeup routine and weekly workout sessions, it’s an essential part of my day-to-day life. So when
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The New York Council of Fashion Designers of America gathered together at the Brooklyn Museum last night to honor the most influential people in fashion. To say the CFDA Awards is the Oscars of the industry is a drastic understatement. The event always has all the style, tears, and jokes there are to offer. The
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Daniele VenturelliGetty Images She’s taught you her “New Rules” and made you dance to “Electricity,” and now singer Dua Lipa is venturing into the beauty space. That’s right, “Doola Peep” herself is the new face of a fragrance—and not just any fragrance, but YSL Beauty‘s new women’s fragrance. The winner of the 2019 Grammy for
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Let’s be honest, sugar cravings might just be what’s stopping us from reaching our fitness goals, especially when the sweet stuff’s in everything. And we do mean everything: ketchup, cereal, yogurt, you name it, it’s filled with added sugar. When you’re trying to lose weight, added sugar can be the land mine that ruins your
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NORDSTROM LINGERIE Ultra Light NuBra NORDSTROM LINGERIE nordstrom.com $40.00 All three experts agree: the Nubra is it for women with smaller busts. The adhesive bra sticks to the front, adds ample support, and leaves your back ready for the lowest of dresses. “Nubra is our favorite for a totally backless style,” says List, who would recommend this for wedding gowns that
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The beauty industry is rife with over the top claims about “miracle” skincare products and services, but one too-good-to-be-true innovation I can confidently get behind is the microcurrent facial. It involves using a low-grade electrical current to “train” your facial muscles to appear more lifted, tightened, and firm. In fact, its nickname is the “non-invasive
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We want to eat healthy, but sometimes, it feels like life gets in the way. That’s why we’re obsessed with Amazon Fresh. We can get all our favorite groceries delivered straight to our door, thanks to our trusty Amazon Prime membership. Just log on to Amazon Fresh, and shop your staple groceries, often at a
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Will we ever get tired of Disney-themed makeup collections? Probably not, especially if its designed by none other than Sir John, the beauty whisperer behind some of Beyonce’s most famous looks. To celebrate the release of the upcoming live-action remake of The Lion King, Luminess Cosmetics recruited Sir John to create a full collection based
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As a fitness editor, I’m always on the hunt for my next favorite pair of workout leggings. And currently, it’s Zella’s Live-In leggings from Nordstrom. If you’re unfamiliar with the brand, Zella is one of Nordstrom’s native brands including Caslon, BP., Halogen, and Treasure & Bond, and one of the best-selling brands in the Active
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Even though I don’t eat breakfast because I do intermittent fasting, I still crave breakfast foods; pancakes for dinner is a weekly occurrence in our house. I also love overnight oats for lunch because I can make it the night before in less than five minutes. It’s not super filling as is, though, and I
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Taylor Swift’s new rainbow-filled era is very fitting for Pride month. The singer showed off a multi-colored ensemble while performing at the 2019 iHeartRadio Wango Tango concert, including a rainbow fringe denim jacket. The Pride-appropriate outfit comes only one day after she posted a letter on Instagram to Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander, asking him to
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If it weren’t clear before the third round of the French Open, there’s no denying it now: Sofia Kenin has arrived. The 20-year-old American — who’s ranked No. 35 in the world — defeated Serena Williams on the seventh day of the tournament in Paris. Though Serena is battling back from injury, it was Sofia’s
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