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The Prom Makeups: Your Questions ANSWERED (or Conveniently Ignored)

By Emily WinterMarch 4, 2011
Welcome back to MAKEUPS SCHOOL, where the makeups are meticulous or the lights are turned low. This is a follow-up post to the medium-awesome prom makeups slideshow from earlier this week. Q: Should nail polish match the dress, or is that too... More  →
The Prom Makeups: Your Questions ANSWERED (or Conveniently Ignored)

How To Do the Prom Makeups

By Emily WinterMarch 1, 2011
You're in the right place. This Sparkitor used to work at a makeups counter in the mall. Now, are you ready to know all the things? More  →
How To Do the Prom Makeups

Bad Prom Hair

By kat_rosenfieldMarch 1, 2011
The right prom hairstyle can make your whole look—and the wrong one can turn a perfect evening into an unmitigated disaster. But which are the wrong ones? Don't worry; we'll tell you! More  →
Bad Prom Hair

How To Deal With a Gender Misidentification Crisis

By ContributorFebruary 10, 2011
lucy_stop_flying is both socially conscious AND funny. We bet she can rap really well, too! –Sparkitors After reading thenameselodie’s article about her tragic gender misidentification, I thought I would offer some help to the subject of the misunderstanding. You see, in August,... More  →
How To Deal With a Gender Misidentification Crisis

Sierra's Prom Diet: Dreaming of Dresses

By ContributorFebruary 10, 2011

Sierra's goal is to lose 30 pounds by prom. Can she do it? Well, she's off to a good start! —Sparkitors

Sierra here! Before I start talking about my progress, I'd like to address a few things in the comments.

First, THANK YOU for all

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Sierra's Prom Diet: Dreaming of Dresses

What Your Favorite Shampoo Says About You

By ContributorFebruary 10, 2011
We never knew shampoo said so much. But Amaryllismoon, what if we want to go skydiving AND own a koala bear AND love roller coasters? —Sparkitors Shampoo. One of the most under-appreciated hair products ever. Everyone uses it (hopefully), nobody... More  →
What Your Favorite Shampoo Says About You

5 Reasons Long Nails Rock (a Rebuttal)

By ContributorFebruary 2, 2011
ZOMBitsME disagrees with Angikk on pretty much everything to do with fingernails. Rarrr. —Sparkitors As a Sparkler who has had long nails since I was three, I was slightly insulted and extremely surprised by Anggik's recent... More  →
5 Reasons Long Nails Rock (a Rebuttal)

Alternative Uses for Pore Cleansing Strips

By Lucy HutchinsonJanuary 19, 2011
You know those funny-shaped bits of sticky paper in your bathroom cabinet? No not the Band-Aids. A little to the left. Yeah, those ones. You're supposed to stick them to your face then rip them off, the idea being that they pull all the gunk... More  →
Alternative Uses for Pore Cleansing Strips

8 Reasons Long Nails Are a Bad Idea

By ContributorJanuary 7, 2011
Anggik asks that you pick up some nail clippers and stop the madness. –Sparkitors There are a lot of reasons you should keep your nails clipped, filed, and out of your way, but the most important ones have got to be: 1. There are only... More  →
8 Reasons Long Nails Are a Bad Idea

What Your Hairstyle Says About You

By ContributorDecember 13, 2010
Izzi96 can read your mind. Actually, she can read your mind-cape, which is what we like to call our hair. –Sparkitors People say to never judge a book by its cover. And I would never do that! Instead, I judge a book by its... More  →
What Your Hairstyle Says About You