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This Toothbrush Is Saving Me From Embarrassment at the Dentist

Since discovering that my new dentist is a former high-school classmate, I’ve been approaching dental hygiene with vigor. It’s partially for his sake — but mostly for mine, because it’s embarrassing having someone you know struggle to vigorously scrape forgotten plaque from behind your fourth molar.

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Iowa Lawmakers Suggest Women Go to a School Nurse or Dentist Instead of Planned Parenthood

Several top Republican lawmakers in Iowa support Governor Terry Branstad’s plan to defund Planned Parenthood in the state. Luckily, they’ve found a bunch of other options for women who could lose their primary health-care provider, including a school nurse, a dentist, and a homeless shelter.

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Joan Smalls Goes for a Drive in Michael Kors’ Spring 2017 Campaign

Joan Smalls poses in floral print dress for Michael Kors spring 2017 campaign

Top model Joan Smalls appears in the spring-summer 2017 campaign from Michael Kors. The Puerto Rican model poses for Mario Testino in a classic car with a white interior. Michael Kors says about the advertisements, “The combination of strength and femininity was at the core of the collection, and Joan …read more

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Here’s What a Trump Administration Could Mean for Campus Sexual Assault

During Betsy DeVos’s Senate confirmation hearing yesterday afternoon, Trump’s nominee for Department of Education secretary dodged questions about how she would address college sexual assault — a top concern under the Obama administration.

Over the last eight years, the White House took bold steps to combat high rates of sexual…<a target="_blank" …read more

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Grace Elizabeth, Lily Aldridge Pose in Carolina Herrera Spring Campaign

ARTFUL YOUTH: For her company’s spring global advertising campaign with photographer Mario Testino, Carolina Herrera was inspired by the French neoclassical painter Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres and she recruited up-and-coming model Grace Elizabeth to help relay his artistry.
Setting out to examine the juxtaposition between the muse and the protagonist, the images are …read more

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Maddi Waterhouse Channels Cool 70’s Style for Tatler UK

Model Maddi Waterhouse wears Missoni cotton jacket, top and shorts

Maddi Waterhouse, Suki’s younger sister, takes the spotlight on the February 2017 cover of Tatler UK. Lensed by Jason Kim, the blonde beauty wears a Lisa Marie Fernandez off-the-shoulder bikini top with Frame jeans. In the accompanying spread, Maddi channels 1970’s style complete with a skateboard and retro shades. Stylist …read more

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A Year and a Half After Mattress Performance, Emma Sulkowicz Wants to Heal You

At the Healing Touch Integral Wellness Center on North 2nd Street in Philadelphia, I was asked by a blonde woman named Tara sitting behind a laptop to fill out some paperwork and wait for the doctor. Around me were the familiar staples one would find in any medical…<a target="_blank" …read more

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Feeling Anxious on Inauguration Day? These Art Museums Are Offering Refuge

Donald Trump is going to be president. (Say it with me.) Donald Trump is going to be president. If that makes you want to put your head between your knees and practice deep-breathing exercises, then perhaps on Inauguration Day, instead of gluing your eyeballs to a TV, attend one of…<a target="_blank" …read more

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Kiki Willems Fronts Jimmy Choo’s Spring 2017 Campaign

Jimmy Choo Lolita 100 Canyon Mix Mirror Leather and Vaccetta Sandals

Luxury shoe brand Jimmy Choo unveils its spring-summer 2017 campaign. The new season spotlights bold flora with models Kiki Willems and Lou Gaillot posing against colorful canvases. Photographed by Dan Jackson with set design by Shona Heath, the images juxtapose sleek shoe styles with a bold backdrop. For spring, the …read more

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St. John Gets Relaxed for Spring Campaign

THE WILD ONES: St. John has released new images from its spring collection, which aim to take its well-known knits on a safari of sorts.
“Spring 2017 is inspired by the global citizen and her exotic travels,” said St. John senior vice president of design Greg Myler of the line. “The …read more

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Loewe Hosts Book Signing With Jonathan Anderson in Paris

PARIS — Jonathan Anderson signed copies of Loewe’s new coffee table book “Past, Present, Future” at a party at the Broken Arm boutique in the 3rd arrondissement here Tuesday.
The creative director of the Spanish luxury house is trying to build buzz on the other side of the Channel this week …read more

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7 Bohemian Chic Styles from Johnny Was

JWLA for Johnny Was Dorana Embroidered Camo Hoodie

As we look forward to warm weather, Johnny Was offers up some lightweight and dreamy silhouettes for the resort season. Neiman Marcus spotlights the American clothing brand’s new arrivals with a feature. Additionally, bold, colorful prints and loose-fitting shapes take over for the season. From floral embroideries to camouflage prints, …read more

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Men Won’t Apply for Job Postings That Use ‘Feminine’ Phrases

Men are refusing to apply for positions that use traditionally feminine phrasings in their job postings — such as sympathetic, families, and care — even though those are the types of positions that are actually growing, according to a new analysis.

A recent report in the New York…<a target="_blank" …read more

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Answering a Question We Did Not Have, Donald Trump Says He’s ‘Not a Fan’ of Tom Ford

When Tom Ford appeared on The View in November, he said that he’d been asked to dress Melania Trump in the past and had refused, citing the fact that “she’s not necessarily my image.” But last night, Donald Trump went on Fox & Friends…<a target="_blank" …read more

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On the Street…Portrait, Milan

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To me, this feels like a renaissance/baroque portrait !

The face, the hair! The white-lace collar replaced by a cashmere knit.

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Bernie Sanders Reviews the Balenciaga Men’s Collection

When the campaign-themed men’s Balenciaga collection walked today in Paris, Twitter was abuzz with comparisons to a certain candidate’s famous logo and the brand’s runway tribute. So, we decided to “call up” our “very close friend” Senator Sanders and see how he felt about the collection. Here are…<a target="_blank" …read more

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Choupette Launches Scented Candle

EAU DE CHOUPETTE: What does fashion’s most pampered cat’s home fragrance smell like? Here’s a clue: It’s not catnip. Choupette, Karl Lagerfeld’s famous white Birman, now has her own scented candle featuring her portrait. Created by Lagerfeld and perfumer John-Paul Welton, its spicy yet delicate fragrance has notes of cinnamon …read more

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Donald Trump Responds to Tom Ford Refusing to Dress Melania

Apparently the future first lady “doesn’t like his designs” anyway.

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Amanda’s 10 Favorite Moisturizing Products to Get Your Face, Body and Hair Through the Rest of Winter

We’re in the depths of winter weather right now in New York City, and if your skin is anything like mine, this is the time of year when it’s begging for attention the most. I’m dry, prone to redness and have to battle flaky dry patches constantly, but in my …read more

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Ben Affleck Finally Weighs In on Sad Affleck Meme

Almost a year ago, Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill sat for an interview where the pair was asked how they felt about the, let’s say, mixed reviews their film Batman v Superman was receiving. While Cavill launched into an answer (I think? honestly, who can remember what he…<a target="_blank" …read more

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