I Went On A Staycation For My Anxiety & This Is How It Worked

One of the toughest things to do in New York City is to slow down. As of late, I’ve been going a hundred miles per hour with work, life, and everything else in between. One thing that did help me get back to center was a staycation. The term is tosse…
By Ezinne Mgbeahuruike

This Star Wars Trivia Separates Jedis From Padawans

Are you strong with the Force? If not, you're about to get schooled.
By Kelsea Stahler & Kelsea Stahler

21 Ways Your Life Will Change Without Net Neutrality, From Netflix To Paying Rent

In a majority vote Thursday, the F.C.C. decided to kill rules that protected Americans' right to a "free and open" internet. These rules had safeguarded what's called "net neutrality," meaning that any website you visit and any TV show you stream loa…
By Jenny Hollander

The Most Popular Instagram Beauty Trend of 2017 Is Just As Extra As You Expected

This year may have been a terrible year because of, well, everything, but there is one thing that can unite us all — eye makeup. Beauty trends have taken over social media this year, but there's one makeup style that completely went viral. According …
By Kali Borovic
Today's Top StoriesDecember 15, 2017

Perms Are Making A Comeback & You May Actually Want One

Whoever said that all great trends eventually come back into style was not lying. According to InStyle, perms are making a comeback — but this time they're better than ever. Believe it or not, there's a way to embrace the once forgotten hair trend an…
By Kali Borovic

The Trumps' Christmas Photo Is Here & Twitter Can't Help But Notice Something Missing

The Trumps unveiled their first official White House Christmas portrait this week, featuring Donald and Melania Trump flanked by flags and Christmas trees in the Cross Hall. Once the first lady shared it on social media on Thursday, Twitter immediate…
By Clarissa-Jan Lim

Facebook’s New Snooze Button Lets You Temporarily Unfollow People On Your News Feed — Finally

Even with all of its positive qualities (and I really believe there are many of them), Facebook is undoubtedly a land ruled by overwhelm. At any given moment, you can scroll through your News Feed and find yourself hit with a deluge of baby photos, p…
By Alli Hoff Kosik

Prince Harry & Meghan Set A Wedding Date & It's Going To Be Here So, So Soon

While fans of the British royal family knew that they wouldn't have to wait long for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding, Kensington Palace confirmed the date of the big day. Prince Harry and Markle will get married on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Ke…
By Caitlin Gallagher

Watch 'The Last Jedi' Cast Hilariously Play Star Wars Trivia

One of the best parts about the release of a new Star Wars movies is getting the chance to watch your favorite Star Wars cast members all together in interviews. In this exclusive video from the Last Jedi press junket in LA, The Last Jedi cast gets g…
By Angelica Florio

Is The Kardashian Christmas Card Dropping Pregnancy Clues?

The Kardashian family is doing things a bit differently with their Christmas card this year. Instead of one photo, they've been sharing multiple snaps from their holiday shoot with photographer Eli Russell Linnetz every day so far this December. Cons…
By Stephanie Downs

This YouTube Doc Is All About The Judgment Faced By Asian Women Who Date White Men

Dealing with online trolls is an unfortunate reality when you share information about your personal life on the Internet, something YouTube personality and actor Natalie Tran knows firsthand. But what do you do when the insults get uncomfortably pers…
By Ayana Lage

This Video Of Kourtney Kardashian Ignoring Lisa Vanderpump Is Reality TV Gold

This is going to be some truly hilarious and amazing news to any reality TV fan out there. Keeping Up With the Kardashians star Kourtney Kardashian accidentally ignored Lisa Vanderpump, one of the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, at a Los Angeles re…
By Stephanie Downs

'The Last Jedi' Makes Treating Women As Equals Seem Easy — Because It Is

Fear not, this review does not contain spoilers for The Last Jedi. While there are some folks out there who seem to feel threatened by the number of women leading major Star Wars films (sorry, sexist jerks, these women are here to stay), for the most…
By Kelsea Stahler

Say Goodbye To The Free & Open Internet

After months of heated discussion, the results of the net neutrality vote in the Federal Communications Commission are finally in. As expected, the FCC has voted to repeal the net neutrality laws governing the internet. It's a noted victory for inter…
By Lani Seelinger

Here's The Real Story Behind Those Steve Madden Slides Everyone Had In The '90s

Fwap. Fwap. Fwap. Fwap. The sound of the Steve Madden Slinky alternating slaps between the ground and the wearer's feet echoes in the memories of just about every person who grew up wearing shoes in the late '90s and early '00s. They were a simple pl…
By Kara McGrath

Here’s Where You Can Watch Nick Viall In His New Acting Career

After two stints on The Bachelorette, a summer on Bachelor in Paradise, his own season of The Bachelor, and an attempt to win the Mirror Ball Trophy on Dancing With the Stars, Nick Viall has started making movie and TV appearances by parlaying his re…
By Marenah Dobin

ColourPop's Glittery New NYE Collection Was Made For Lasting Past Midnight

New Year's Eve is, by nature, a late night celebration. Therefore, you want your makeup to last well past midnight and into the wee hours of the morning. These party-proof ColourPop eyeshadows and lippies will serve as your official New Year's Eve ma…
By Amy Sciarretto

Fans Are Already So Obsessed With This Fall Out Boy & BTS Remix

The 2000s are alive and well in the new Fall Out Boy and BTS remix for "Champion," a cross-generational team-up from two of the last decade's biggest bands. The song — set to be released on Friday, Dec. 15 — is a revamped take of Fall Out Boy's June …
By Dana Getz

16 Strange New Year’s Superstitions That People Have Believed Through History

At the conclusion of every year, we look into the sunrise of a new one as an expansive canvas of opportunity. Yeah, but how can we ensure we'll acquire an abundance of ~luck~? Well, there are a number of New Year's superstitions that people have beli…
By Brittany Bennett

Which Beanie Baby You Are, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

As someone who was born in the mid-‘80s, I was exactly the target age for Beanie Babies when they hit the scene in the mid-‘90s — and you’d better believe I was all over them. But although identifying with your toys was all the rage back then (and pr…
By Lucia Peters

How Repealing Net Neutrality Will Disproportionately Impact The Black Community

Today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted to repeal net neutrality, meaning America’s access to an equal and open internet could become a thing of the past. Democrats in Congress have vowed to fight the decision, but if they are unsucc…
By Katie Mitchell

These Net Neutrality Memes Are Peak Internet

The Federal Communications Commission made a decision on Thursday that could endanger a free and open Internet, so people on Twitter responded in a fitting way: with memes to protest the net neutrality repeal. The FCC voted 3-2 to repeal Obama-era ne…
By Madhuri Sathish

This 19-Year-Old Skier's Olympic Training Routine Is The Most Intense Thing You'll Hear All Day

There are less than two months to go before the 2018 Winter Olympics, and the athletes who are being considered for the various teams have poured their time and energy into gearing up for the games. Among them? Maggie Voisin, 19-year-old skier, favor…
By Kyli Rodriguez-Cayro

Why Rose In 'The Last Jedi' Gives So Much Hope To The Resistance

Spoilers ahead for Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Rose Tico is not only the Resistance's newest hero in The Last Jedi — she's also the Resistance's winner of Best Accessories. Not only does she have a super powerful electrical tool/stun gun (and she's not…
By Olivia Truffaut-Wong

Former ‘Bachelor’ Ben Flajnik Has A Seriously Normal Job These Days

In case you forgot, there was another Bachelor Ben before Ben Higgins took over the reins in Season 20 of the show. Ben Flajnik was the OG Ben during the 16th season of The Bachelor back in 2011. What has Ben Flajnik been up to following his stint as…
By Stephanie Downs

Carrie Fisher's Dog Watched 'The Last Jedi' & His Reaction Will Legit Make You Cry

Considering they were the greatest of friends, it's easy to understand why Carrie Fisher's bulldog Gary reacted to The Last Jedi the way that he did. According to ABC7 reporter Veronica Miracle, the animal clearly recognized his mom while watching th…
By S. Atkinson

How 'Star Wars: Episode 9' Could Solve The Movies' Biggest Mystery

Spoilers for Star Wars: The Last Jedi ahead. In the newest Star Wars film, our hero Rey thinks that Luke Skywalker will bring her answers, and she isn't completely wrong. She does get some mysteries solved, but there's still a lot we don't know. Most…
By Leah Thomas

This 8-Year-Old Girl Reads Book To Sick Kids On YouTube & BRB, Crying

If you look hard enough, you can find just about anything on YouTube: hair and makeup tutorials, movie trailers, music videos, original shorts and TV shows, viral prank videos, adorable animals doing even more adorable things. The list goes on and on…
By Sadie Trombetta

This Study Says More Than One In 4 Youths In California Identify As Non-Gender Conforming

Americans have slowly but surely been starting to embrace the concept of gender nonconformity over the last few years. And it appears the next generation will be even more inclusive, with a new study finding 27 percent of young people in California d…
By Rebecca Fishbein

What Those Exchanges Between Kylo Ren & Rey REALLY Mean After 'The Last Jedi'

Spoilers ahead for Star Wars: The Last Jedi. The newest trilogy of the Star Wars franchise has been praised for the handling of their female characters' narrative arcs — particularly when it comes to Rey, who is not only a badass, but a rare heroic f…
By Emma Lord

This Is The Busiest Day of The Year For Online Dating, So Here's How To Get More Dates

As 2017 comes to an end and we look toward 2018, hoping that it will be better, many people may be examining their relationship. Or, if they're not in a relationship, they might be thinking about what their relationship status goals will be for the N…
By Amanda Chatel

Viola Davis' Outlook On "Anti-Aging" Is So Refreshing, But Also Totally Relatable

Viola Davis has a presence that is beyond movie celebrity. She commands the small room at the Waldorf Astoria in Beverly Hills the way I'd imagine a politician does — in a powerful, presidential way. Maybe even like royalty. But when we sit down and …
By Sara Tan

Here’s Where You Can Watch Nick Viall In His New Acting Career

After two stints on The Bachelorette, a summer on Bachelor in Paradise, his own season of The Bachelor, and an attempt to win the Mirror Ball Trophy on Dancing With the Stars, Nick Viall has started making movie and TV appearances by parlaying his re…
By Marenah Dobin

Perms Are Making A Comeback & You May Actually Want One

Whoever said that all great trends eventually come back into style was not lying. According to InStyle, perms are making a comeback — but this time they're better than ever. Believe it or not, there's a way to embrace the once forgotten hair trend an…
By Kali Borovic

14 Non-Cheesy Sequin Pieces Of Clothing

Bustle and Coveteur are working together to bring you the best mix of the season's hottest releases, shopping tips, and gifting ideas in ways that are both inspirational, and attainable. Check The Holiday Edit channel weekly to see what we're up to. …
By Leah Faye Cooper, Coveteur

The 'Roseanne' Revival Now Has A Teaser & A Release Date, You're Welcome

During the finale of Roseanne — when we discovered that Dan had died of a heart attack — there wasn't a dry eye in the house. So, thank goodness that the Roseanne revival has a premiere date and a teaser, because we need to see how the show magically…
By S. Atkinson

Booking A Trip For The Royal Wedding From The U.S. Is A LOT Cheaper Than You Think

One of the few fun things about being an American in 2017 is that, given the time difference, we end up waking up to whatever good news Kensington Palace decides to drop on Twitter. This morning was an announcement that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle…
By Emma Lord

Here’s How Harry & Meghan May Have Chosen Their Wedding Date

The world finally knows exactly when the next royal wedding will take place. Kensington Palace announced, via Twitter, that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding date will be May 19, 2018. What's the meaning behind this particular date? There are …
By Stephanie Downs

We Need To Talk About 'Titanic's Serious Mansplaining Problem

In the hundreds of times that you've likely rewatched the movie throughout your lifetime, there's a possibility that you may not have noticed that Titanic features the worst case of mansplaining in cinematic history. Seriously. It's pretty freaking b…
By Amy Roberts
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9 Beauty Must-Haves To Prep For Any Holiday Party

Oh, the weather outside is frightful...but that doesn't really matter, because you'll be indoors having a night to remember at your BFF's annual holiday party. A festive get-together — whether it's with your fam, your best friends, or even your work …
By Deanna Pai
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What To Wear—And Gift—At Your Office Holiday Party

Bustle and Coveteur are working together to bring you the best mix of the season’s hottest releases, shopping tips, and gifting ideas in ways that are both inspirational and attainable. Check The Holiday Edit channel weekly to see what we’re up to. “…
By Leah Faye Cooper, Coveteur

J.K. Rowling Wrote One Of The Most Important Parts Of Harry Potter On An Airplane Vomit Bag

If you're a fan of Harry Potter and his author J.K. Rowling, you probably know that the author has a penchant for writing on some decidedly unconventional surfaces. It is a well-known legend that Rowling first jotted down her initial thoughts and ide…
By Kerri Jarema