Laura Argintar

Laura Argintar is the Senior Women's Writer at Elite Daily. Listed among her achievements are performing stand-up, graduating from the U of M and writing for her favorite publications. LARG enjoys covering women’s topics, watching celebrities self-destruct and rising to any occasion.

Recent Articles

I Want Your Job: Whitney Wolfe, CEO Of Bumble

You know when you're on Gchat, talking to your girlfriends and lamenting how the world would be a much better place if you all worked together? If that was the case, you'd feel inspired and enthusiastic about both your job and your colleagues. That's…
By Laura Argintar

I Want Your Job: Anne Fulenwider, Editor-In-Chief Of Marie Claire

Welcome to “I Want Your Job,” Elite Daily Women's series that inspires females to go after their professional and personal dreams. We've teamed up with the most inspiring women who've made a name for themselves succeeding in everything you've envisio…
By Laura Argintar

Is It Me? All The Thoughts A Woman Has While Going Through A Dry Spell (Video)

Celibacy isn't just for nuns anymore. There is a time period in every young woman's sexual history in which she encounters The Dark Ages, aka a dry spell. It doesn't matter if you're an 11; it doesn't matter if you shaved your legs every day for a mo…
By Laura Argintar

The Crazy Thoughts Every Girl Has The Morning After A One-Night Stand (Video)

We all know the deal of the one-night stand. It's an open and shut book. But for women just crawling out of sweaty, (questionably) glory-filled beds, it can look a lot different. Despite your best attempts at walking away victorious, you're inevitabl…
By Laura Argintar
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What Your Scent Is Actually Saying About The Type Of Person You Are

Choosing a fragrance is a lot like choosing a Facebook profile picture. You want something that accurately represents you, doesn’t turn people off and is almost too good to be true (if it happens to lure in a certain suitor that works too). Scents, l…
By Laura Argintar

18 Reasons Why Girls Will Always Love A Man With A Nice Butt

Sure, man butts are nothing new with the Derriere Renaissance we’ve been experiencing, and we ladies couldn’t be happier about it. But lately, it feels like all the accolades have been strictly cast to women only. And as we know, men are the true ass…
By Laura Argintar

I Have Obnoxiously Curly Hair And I Don't GAF What Men Think About It

After an upwards of 10 years spent straightening, blowing, flattening and scorching my ringlets into the latest “It” style (read: straight; it’s always some f*cking version of straight), I recently decided to forgo the tools, leave it up to Mother Na…
By Laura Argintar

Dressing The Part: 5 Wardrobe Items You Need To Meet Your Career Goals

“Fashion is one of the most powerful tools to convey who you are and what you want the world to see you as,” celebrity stylist Estee Stanley tells me, as I nod in agreement over the phone. We're talking about the importance of using what you're weari…
By Laura Argintar

21-Year-Old Female Pilot Proves Women Can Strive In A Male-Dominated Industry

When most girls talk about what they want to be when they grow up, “pilot” is almost never mentioned. In fact, according to 2013 data from the FAA's Aeronautical Center, only about 6.6 percent of all pilots are women. So when Vanessa Robles, a 21-yea…
By Laura Argintar

12 Reasons Granny Panties Are Making A Comeback, And Girls Love It

There was granny hair. There was granny attitude (see: staying in on a Friday). Now, it’s all about the granny panties. The NYTimes recently found that in the past year, sales of briefs, boy shorts and high-waisted underwear have grown 17 percent, wh…
By Laura Argintar

All Or Nothing: 8 Struggles You Face When You Live Life In The Extremes

When you read about Dean Potter, the famous extreme-sports enthusiast who died last weekend trying to fly in a wingsuit (which is exactly what it sounds like), you realize a guy like that was kind of bound to go too soon. And while that might sound c…
By Laura Argintar

Company Committed To Helping Students And College Grads Find Jobs

Finding a job in today’s market is pretty difficult. Finding a job as a graduating senior with little to no prior experience (and a sizable amount of student loans in your back pocket) is even harder. An entry-level job is like banging The Hot Girl. …
By Laura Argintar

Hot In Here: What To Wear When You Don’t Want Anything To Stick To You

Because nothing in life (or at least in NYC) can ever truly be perfect, with the glorious sunshine of the new season also comes the muggy humidity, swamp ass and frizz hair that is East Coast summer. There’s something deadly about the combination of …
By Laura Argintar

17 Girls Reveal All The Crazy Sh*t Their Boyfriends Have Asked Them To Do

The difference between men and women in relationships is that we put all our “crazy” upfront, whereas men like to drop it in the form of absurd requests. Forget asking for nude photos or sexual favors, once your boyfriend feels comfortable enough (re…
By Laura Argintar

13 Ways To Make Sure You're The Most Hated Girl At Brunch

You thought it was dead. You thought it was safe to return to Jack’s Wife Freda or Moon Shadows or 2 Sparrows or whatever the avocado-toast-of-the-moment-spot is again. You’ve even eased up on your vow never to reply "yes to all" brunch invitations. …
By Laura Argintar
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5 First Date Looks That Don't Look Like You Tried, But Totally Fool Him

First dates are tricky. From the location to the outfit, the name of the game is to present your best self without looking like you tried too hard. But what does that even mean? Let's start with the place: An activity like bowling is always a safe be…
By Laura Argintar

10 Women Discuss The Crazy Ways They've Tried To Lose Weight Fast

Unless by some genetic miracle you’re able to eat whatever you want and not look a pound over tweenage Victoria’s Secret angel, you’ve probably tried a special diet... or three. And with only three weeks until Memorial Day, we’re trying every fast fa…
By Laura Argintar

Girls Are Actually Burying Crystals To Find Love, And They Say It Works

I feel kind of silly admitting this, but my whole obsession with the traditional Wiccan practice of burying crystals on the full moon originates from a former episode of Bravo’s "Beverly Hills Housewives.” Before I immediately turn off 87 percent of …
By Laura Argintar

Lube Is In The Air: 18 Signs You And Your Partner Are Ready For Anal

What is love? What is this longing in our hearts for togetherness? Is it not the sweetest flower? Does not this flower of love have the fragrant aroma of fine, fine diamonds? Does not the wind love the dirt? Is not love not unlike the unlikely not it…
By Laura Argintar

They Like It Soft: 15 Reasons Women Have Always Loved The Dadbod

Society says it's unhealthy. Women are trying to shame it. FLOTUS is trying to remedy it with "Let's Move!"campaigns.... I know I'm supposed to hate it, but I love a good “dadbod." Despite its controversial attributes, the dadbod (AKA the body type o…
By Laura Argintar