Month: April 2020

Give your quarantine cave a (budget-friendly) makeover At this point of quarantine, your home has pretty much become your whole world. That makes it even more important to actually like the place where you spend all your time. If you’re feeling a little uninspired by your digs, fear not, because superstar home decor YouTuber Alexandra Gater has
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image via istockAcross fashion, beauty, wellness, culture and more. By Pahull Bains Date April 30, 2020 icon-facebook icon-twitter Need a break from binge-watching TV? Looking for some entertainment while doing dishes for what seems like the millionth time since quarantine began? Check out these 14 Canadian podcasts that touch on things like identity, the culture
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Mondadori PortfolioGetty Images Eric Reads The News is a daily humor column which skewers politics, pop culture, celebrity, shade, and schadenfreude. . This may come as a shock to you, but Britney Spears’s home gym burned down. But, don’t worry because maybe it’s rebuilt now? Either way, she’s standing in it. You could even say
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Photograph courtesy of H&MThe brand says it wants “to help these communities meet their needs in this hard time.” By Maddison Glendinning Date April 29, 2020 icon-facebook icon-twitter Fashion brands continue to step up to help support frontline workers and our community’s most vulnerable people during the COVID-19 pandemic. Whether that’s producing hand sanitizer, manufacturing
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When Megan Thee Stallion released her EP Suga in February, the album’s breakout hit “Savage” immediately received the TikTok stamp of approval thanks to dancer Keara Wilson’s viral routine. But no co-sign is bigger than the one Megan just got from fellow Houstonian Beyoncé. The two powerhouses dropped their “Savage Remix” today, just hours after
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Feel-good beauty buys just in time for Mother’s Day. By Natasha Bruno Date April 29, 2020 icon-facebook icon-twitter This year, Mother’s Day is no doubt going to look and feel very different from previous celebrations. With stay-at-home orders still in effect for the foreseeable future, that annual Sunday brunch gathering or trip to the spa
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Do: Step away from the tweezers It goes without saying that the COVID-19 pandemic has caused major change in our daily lives. While everyone who can is (hopefully) helping slow the spread of the virus by staying home, regularly scheduled beauty appointments for treatments like haircuts, eyebrow grooming and manicures—remember manicures?!—are on pause while salons remain
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Photograph courtesy of SSENSE. Design by Kayleen Dicuangco.Here’s how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected fashion in the first quarter of 2020. By Maddison Glendinning Date April 29, 2020 icon-facebook icon-twitter Everyone is on the hunt for fashionable face masks, it would seem. With the COVID-19 pandemic still raging on and health authorities condoning the use
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Rosdiana CiaravoloGetty Images On March 20, as the threat of the novel coronavirus intensified, an official mandate passed that businesses providing beauty services would have to shut down temporarily to slow the spread of the virus, forcing many women—myself included—to look to the internet for assistance. The ’90s music videos in my YouTube queue were
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Because there’s never been a better time to support local brands You may not be able to see Mom IRL this year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t make her day. Whether you’re planning a socially-distanced visit or a Zoom brunch, Mother’s Day can still be special during quarantine. Even better: Send her a little
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Photograph courtesy of 2006 Twentieth Century Fox via IMDB.Everything you need to know from the best in the biz. By Eliza Grossman Date April 28, 2020 icon-facebook icon-twitter There’s no shortage of memes circulating right now speaking to the different stages of quarantine. There is of course the filmed workouts stage, the banana bread phase,
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