With the unofficial start of summer comes the deep dive into outdoor, exposed-in-the-sun activities synonymous with Southern California living. But all of that extra time at the beach, road-tripping, hiking, volleyball playing, barbecuing or even just driving around when it’s so crazy hot and sunny...
Two years ago, Aubrey Johansen weighed 350 lbs and was told she had 15 years to live, which would be fine if she were pushing 80. At the time, however, Johansen was only 23, and she was dealing not only with the health effects of her weight but also with the societal backlash. Show More Summary
“He is sooo OCD,” I overhear a 20-something snarkily remark to a friend. The hair on my skin crawls. As someone with a diagnosis of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) — one from a psychiatrist, not Urban Dictionary — I bristle. Sure, the remark was insensitive, even […]
On the Cannes red carpet, the models red Alexandre Vauthier dress was a daring masterpiece of slits and skin, while Blake Lively sparked an Instagram race row.
Blake Lively makes being pregnant sexy AF. Her body looks incredible, her skin radiant, and her hair even glossier than usual. She's playing right into her changing looks by wearing curve-hugging gowns and elegant updos. We can't stop staring, so we rounded up some of our favorite hairstyles from her second pregnancy.
Just living in the world opens you up to criticism, but doing anything in the public eye, from writing a blog to performing your stand-up comedy to coaching your kid's soccer team, will invite judgment and criticism. And doing anything...Show More Summary
Until now, we’ve been blaming a fungus, but it turns out that too much Staphylococcus in your scalp’s ecosystem could be the cause of flaky dead skin
Scientists at MIT, Massachusetts General Hospital, Living Proof, and Olivo Labs have developed a new material that can temporarily protect and tighten skin, and smooth wrinkles. With further development, it could also be used to deliver drugs to help treat skin conditions such as eczema and other types of dermatitis. Show More Summary
Scientists from MIT, Massachusetts General Hospital, Living Proof, and Olivo Labs partnered on a project to develop a new silicone-based “second skin” material that is applied as a thin, clear coating and can temporarily tighten and protect the skin. The material uses a cross-linked polymer layer, or XPL, and could have both medical and cosmetic applications […]
CAMBRIDGE, MA -- Scientists at MIT, Massachusetts General Hospital, Living Proof, and Olivo Labs have developed a new material that can temporarily protect and tighten skin, and smooth wrinkles. With further development, it could also be used to deliver drugs to help treat skin conditions such as eczema and other types of dermatitis. read more
A beautiful new multimedia showcase is bringing together seven transgender models openly living as their authentic selves. "My New Skin" is a photo and video project from Israeli photographer Ziv Sade that was inspired by personal relationships Sade has with trans and gender-nonconforming friends. Show More Summary
Gadi Amit, founder of NewDealDesign and designer of the Fitbit, describes how technology is playing an increasingly intimate role in our lives.
Don’t worry — if you’re not a KelbyOne member, you can take the 10-day Free Trial and join us tomorrow live for this groundbreaking Webcast. Kristi is awesome (KelbyOne members LOVE her current class on high-end skin retouching), and...Show More Summary
After listening to "Flawless" by Beyoncé five times in a row, the pop star had us convinced that we "woke up like this." But that's far from the truth. Sometimes it takes a little (or a lot) of work. In the video above, Essence Live makeup artist Tara Lauren shows us how it can be done with just one product: the Palmer's Cocoa Butter Swivel Stick. Show More Summary
Did you know that your skin needs different skin care products not only based on your skin type, but also based on the region you live in? It’s true. For example, your needs will be different in the dry-heat of Nevada than say someone who lives a place with high humidity, like Florida. Or in […]
Earlier this week, the folks over at Super Evil Megacorp unleashed the latest update to their mobile MOBA, Vainglory [Free]. Along with new skins and the requisite balance changes, 1.17 also introduces the Battle Royale Public Queue, which is the next step into truly making the game a ‘mobile MOBA.’ In case you haven’t checked out
The color of your skin shouldn't determine whether you live or die. But that is precisely the case for Duane Buck, a Texas man facing execution. His case is before the Supreme Court this month. Earlier this month, the nation's highest...Show More Summary
Slugger had some the thickest coverage the Sinn Fein Ard Fheis, courtesy of Alan and live tweeting from David. But for a rich under the skin analysis of where Sinn Fein finds itself after more than fifty days of the 32nd Dail’s inability to decide a government you have to go far to find better Eoin O’Malley’s: more...
With the rise of cheap gene sequencing, scientists have spent the last decade exploring the previously unknown microbial communities that live in and on the human body. One study last year actually found that people have unique microbial...Show More Summary
Supermodel turned actress Rebecca Romijn hosts GSN's "Skin Wars," a body-painting competition show. As she visits Kathie Lee and Hoda, she brings along a male model whose body has been transformed into a body-painted tribute to the Fourth Hour - and the ladies are suitably impressed.