Month: August 2018

Welcome to “The Perfect,” ELLE.com’s weekly roundup of all the elements needed for a perfectly outfitted and executed fill-in-the-blank. There’s an art to going on a road trip, and now that cell phones have made navigating a no-brainer, we can really focus in on the finer points. From what you wear to how you get
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Emma Summerton for Parfums Christian Dior Though she’s been working with Dior since 2012, Jennifer Lawrence’s role as the face of the French design house’s latest fragrance, Joy, brings things to a deeper level. “Miss Dior actually takes me back to my mother. It was what my mom wore and the first perfume I ever
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Alina Petrichyn From the iconic whale tail Degrassi episode to Cisco’s classic anthem, thongs have long reigned supreme in fashion and pop culture. So what better way to end the summer than with an all out thong-a-thon? This long weekend, ELLE celebrates the best, the worst and the most memorable thongs—on the red carpet, on
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Kylie Jenner, self-made billionaire, is officially bringing her namesake makeup line to the brick and mortar mecca of beauty. Previously available only online and in pop-up shops, Kylie Jenner confirmed via Twitter on August 30 that Kylie Cosmetics is headed to Ulta Beauty just in time for the holiday season. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below
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I’ll be the first to admit that I’m not An Organized Person. My bathroom drawers look more like a post apocalyptic destruction zone chockfull of lipsticks I’ll never wear, bold eyeshadow palettes on-point for the 2016 glitter smokey eye trend, and a dirty brush for every cranny of my face, should I need one. Advertisement
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that cases of syphilis, chlamydia, and gonorrhea have reached a record high, and women have more cause for concern than men. According to the CDC’s recent STD surveillance release, the U.S. has seen a sharp increase in the number of STD cases from 2013 to 2017, salient
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Dear E. Jean: I’m a professor at a small liberal arts college. During a very tempestuous four-year relationship with a scientist, I had sex with his colleague, and he retaliated by having sex with my best friend, so we broke up. Only problem is he’s now getting married, and we’re still talking on the phone
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Getty ImagesGilbert Carrasquillo Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen are two of the most press-wary celebrities in the world, but they recently gave a rare interview to WSJ Magazine about the launch of their line The Row’s first full menswear collection. They also briefly touched on their relationship, which is totally separate, okay?—Mary-Kate is firmly settled in
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If you thought playgrounds were only for kids, think again. The wild popularity of made-for-Instagram pop-up exhibits like The Museum of Ice Cream and The Color Factory have proven that grown-ups are just as excited to play—especially if a good photo-op awaits. Now, YSL Beauty is giving its luxury touch to the trend with the
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1 of 13 Courtesy Winsor & Newton Cotman Watercolor Paint Sketchers’ Pocket Box amazon.com $13.00 Have her paint you like one of her French girls. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below 2 of 13 Courtesy Sunnylife Rainbow Doormat bando.com $36.00 She’s walking on sunshine (and rainbows). Advertisement – Continue Reading Below 3 of 13 Courtesy Away
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The wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle was the blockbuster romcom of the season. It had a viewership —29 million—that would make John Hughes blush. It had a fairy-tale princess—literally—romance, and a classic girl-meets-guy-with-British-accent story arc. Don’t forget the aw-shucks Hollywood close-up: Prince Harry, standing googly-eyed at the altar as his freckled bride-to-be approached.
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Okay everyone, buckle up, because this might be the most insane wedding story you’ll hear this year. On Saturday, one Twitter user, @0lspicykeychain, tweeted screenshots of a status she saw shared in a wedding shaming group on Facebook. (To clarify, a wedding shaming Facebook group is exactly what it sounds like—a place on the internet
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ShutterstockInvicta Kent Media/REX/Shutterstock Yesterday, Kate Middleton declared it fall—at least in Ballater, Scotland where the Duchess of Cambridge, her husband Prince William, and her kids (plus Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, reportedly) are staying with the Queen at Balmoral Castle. Kate was photographed en route to Crathie Kirk for church service with Queen Elizabeth II
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Dear E. Jean: How can we—I’m including most of my girlfriends in this question­—be powerful, successful women and date not-as-successful men? Is it possible to maintain our femininity and earn more money than men and somehow not emasculate them? My girlfriends and I are struggling with this. I think I just lost the love of
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Warning: Spoilers for Sharp Objects episode 8, “Milk,” ahead. All’s well that ends terribly…for pretty much everyone in Wind Gap. The creepy finale of HBO’s Sharp Objects takes a sharp turn from thriller to straight-up horror in the final stretch. The first 35 minutes of “Milk” is paced agonizingly slow—filled with many shots of Camille
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