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The Most Ridiculous Skymall Items Never to Buy

By Lauren PassellNovember 28, 2011
Happy Cyber Monday, Sparklers! We know that today is technically safer than Black Friday, but it can still be terrifying. We can't tell you what to buy or where the best deals are, but we can tell you what not to buy today.... More  →
The Most Ridiculous Skymall Items Never to Buy

Do You Have What It Takes To Be a Famous Makeup Vlogger?

By Emily WinterNovember 18, 2011
Do you luuuurve makeup? And being on camera? And being funny and famous and adored by all the internet people everywhere, forever? DIDN'T THINK SO. OH WAIT, all of those things are ACTUALLY EXCELLENT. And now, we sparkly-butted Sparkitors are looking for our very own makeup tutorial... More  →
Do You Have What It Takes To Be a Famous Makeup Vlogger?

How to Fake a Tan

By Kathryn_WilliamsNovember 2, 2011
The sun has headed to Boca Raton to play Canasta and drive golf carts for the winter, and the colder weather seems to have leached all color from your skin. The last vestiges of the golden goddess you were in August are but... More  →
How to Fake a Tan

How To Stay Fit When It Gets Cold

By Jon_SkindzierNovember 1, 2011
It's pretty easy to stay in shape in the summer, when the weather is warm, the sun is beaming down all bright and cheerful, and animals are frolicking around through the meadows, spontaneously making out with each other. Then the weather ... More  →
How To Stay Fit When It Gets Cold

Day-to-Night Beauty with Apneet!

By ApneetNovember 1, 2011
In this slideshow, you'll get the lowdown on makeup and hairstyles that'll give you that coveted "effortlessly gorgeous" look, whether you're wheezing your way through gym class or out on a glamorous date! So get out your mascara and get ready to put your best face forward! More  →
Day-to-Night Beauty with Apneet!

Ask Jono: Do Guys Notice Makeup?

By Jon_SkindzierOctober 27, 2011
Dear Jono, Just wanted to say, I love your column. Aaaaannd I have a question as well. Do guys notice when girls are wearing makeup? That is all. :) In a sentence: yes, but they have no idea what it is they're noticing. Now, that's only based on what... More  →
Ask Jono: Do Guys Notice Makeup?

The Five Stages of a Really Bad Haircut

By ElodieOctober 21, 2011
I’m coming off a really bad haircut, guys. You know, the kind where the hairstylist decides to go the “please chop off twelve inches and make me look androgynous” route? The kind where you can only stare gloomily into the mirror and contemplate universal suffering?... More  →
The Five Stages of a Really Bad Haircut

The Pros and Cons of Green Hair

By ContributorOctober 20, 2011
lleya just made the hair color wars a lot more interesting. –Sparkitors There have been no less than 87 posts (I counted, so this is completely accurate) about the pros and cons of all types of hair. I... More  →
The Pros and Cons of Green Hair

How to Keep Your Makeup Frush at School

By Kathryn_WilliamsOctober 19, 2011
They can claim wellness, fitness, and a healthy foundation for a long and prosperous life all they want, but you're pretty sure gym class was created for one reason and one reason only: to destroy the carefully constructed hot girl disguise you painted... More  →
How to Keep Your Makeup Frush at School

How To Straighten Your Hair Without Burning Down The World

By Lucy HutchinsonOctober 18, 2011
It's Saturday night. Your friend Cindy is having a party. (More people should be called Cindy.) You want to look good, and not just your usual good. Really good. What you really want to do is straighten your hair, but the only time you ever... More  →
How To Straighten Your Hair Without Burning Down The World