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A recent study dives into the correlation between ugliness and I.Q.

By Allure Magazine Jan 13, 2012 9:55PM
Are Most Geniuses Ugly? // Getty ImagesBy Kate Sullivan, Allure magazine

"Why are smart people usually ugly?" This was the rejected 2011 question that readers of Slate's Explainer column demanded an answer to in 2012. A lengthy response has now been posted and the fact is that smart people aren't uglier than most—and they might even be hotter. 

Allergic or not, perfume in the office is a hot-button topic that can drive some people crazy...

By Allure Magazine Jan 13, 2012 9:50PM
Should Perfume Be Banned in Public? // Condé Nast Digital StudiosBy Anne-Marie Guarnieri, Allure magazine

Many eyes have been on New Hampshire lately, what with the recent primaries, and the state is poised to make news again—at least among perfume lovers. 

By InStyle Magazine Jan 13, 2012 7:13PM

Courtesy Photoby Bronwyn Barnes, InStyle Magazine


Not everyone will go home with a Golden Globe award on Sunday night, but this year’s nominees (and presenters!) are all guaranteed to walk away with a prize-winning gift bag.


By Glamour Magazine Jan 12, 2012 8:46PM

by Beth Shapouri, Glamour Magazine

If you've been thinking that the one thing missing in your life is a soap that looks so much like corn on the cob that you have to stop yourself from taking a bite, well, then Etsy has something for you. This also hold true for flan, cupcakes, ravioli and a few other treats. Why? Yeah, I don't have an explanation, I'm just here to entertain. And so, without further ado, I present to you the six most freakishly realistic food-shaped

soaps on Etsy:


We rounded up some of the best hairstylists in the business and asked them for their favorite tools—their blow-dryer, their brush, and the products they use the most. Take a look what these pros can't live without.

By Allure Magazine Jan 12, 2012 5:08PM
The Tools Top Hairstylists Can't Live Without // Spornette Porcupine BrushBy Sophia Panych, Allure magazine

The start of the new year is a time for self-improvement and the opportunity for a clean slate. What better way, then, to usher in a new you than with better hair? Come on, who doesn't wish their hair could be shinier, softer, fuller?  

Are You a Fan Of This Trend?

By Glamour Magazine Jan 11, 2012 9:48PM

by Megan Gustashaw, Glamour Magazine


Becoming a redhead, like cutting bangs, is one of those “I need a change” beauty maneuvers that just never gets old. Here’s a recap of 5 edgy celebs who have crossed over to red locks recently. Does it inspire you to do the same?


Do You Hide These From Your Guy?

By Glamour Magazine Jan 11, 2012 9:23PM

by Petra Guglielmetti, Glamour Magazine


I've been married for two years and dated my now-husband for about five years before that, so needless to say, there's not tons of mystery left when it comes to our grooming routines. However, there's one unsexy beauty product I still get irrationally embarrassed for him to see.


...For A $100 Campaign Contribution

By Glamour Magazine Jan 11, 2012 5:41PM

by Tracey Lomrantz, Glamour Magazine

When we first reported the news that Rick Santorum's sweater vest had taken on a life of its own (literally--it has its own Twitter handle with 1,000+ followers!), you gals responded thusly: "Um, no. I don't want to live in a country where a sweater vest helps a presidential candidate," commenter mamaworker wrote. It may be too late, m'lady, because now the vest may be giving him a financial advantage, too: Supporters who contribute a minimum of $100 to his campaign can score a replica vest of their very own. 

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