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Tegan & Sara Created Pride Sandals With Teva & You'll Literally Be Walking On Rainbows

By Bella Gerard
You guys, I have never felt so prepared for Pride. Tarte just dropped a gorg rainbow palette, ASOS debuted an incredible unisex clothing line, and now Teva is out here making sure my feet look perfect for walking alongside the parade. If you're a…

Kourtney K Had A Wardrobe Malfunction At Kylie Jenner's Launch Party

By Jamie LeeLo
If there's one thing the Kardashian/Jenner clan is good at, it's throwing a hell of a party. Kylie Jenner's launch soiree for her new skincare line, Kylie Skin, was no exception. The makeup mogul threw a pink-themed bash complete with a roller…

Here's Where You'll Meet Your Summer Fling, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

By Rachel Shatto
Summer is almost here and you know what that means: It's time for some good old summer lovin'. Yep, 'tis the season to have an extra-hot fling with someone new — or maybe even someone you've had your eye on for a while. Because, let’s be honest,…

Here's Your Ultimate Summer Album, Based On Your Relationship Status

By Caroline Colvin
I'm a firm believer that music makes the moment, and the right songs can set the tone for season. Summer 2019 has already proven to be a year of fresh, fierce talent and long-anticipated comebacks. From goofy concept pieces to club-ready bangers to…

Tarte & Jessie Paege Just Dropped The Perfect Rainbow Pride Palette, & They're Giving Back

By Bella Gerard
In years past, I've spend the weeks before Pride hitting up beauty supply stores, costume shops, and the like, in search of bright, rainbow-ready makeup to amp up my parade-day glam. This year, though, my favorite makeup brands to wear on the daily…

4 Zodiac Signs Who Are Pickiest About Dating, So Don’t Be Surprised If They Take It Slow

By Rachel Shatto
Back when I was a swinging single, my friends would tell me that I could meet someone if I would just stop being "so picky." They thought the reasons I broke things off with people were unreasonable and small, and that I should just overlook them.…

Innocent Nuggets Were Lost In The Crossfire When Kevin Confronted Cam On 'Bachelorette'

By Kristen Perrone
Bachelorette contestants resort to drastic measures for attention from a lead, and if their antics verge into silly territory, Bachelor Nation will lap up the entertainment. Hannah Brown's Bachelorette season took a quick turn into the ridiculous on…

If It Feels Like Your Friends Always Date Losers, A Matchmaker Says You’re Not The Only One

By Rebecca Strong
In your humble opinion, your friends are a quadruple threat — smart, stunning, hilarious, and driven. As for the people they date? Simply put, they’re the opposite of bae #goals. Losers take many forms — the straight-up mooches with no ambition, the…

6 Affirmations To Recite If You Want To Find Summer Love, Because Visualizing Is Powerful

By Rachel Shatto
There is just something about summer that makes you want to fall in love. Sure, fall and winter are technically cuffing season, but summer romances just feel more, well, romantic. There is a freedom to summer, a feeling of hopefulness and adventure.…

Kaitlyn Bristowe Has An Important Message For Hannah B. & Young Women Everywhere – EXCLUSIVE

By Kristen Perrone
As Bachelor contestants and potential franchise mainstays, women face a tough crowd. On one hand, they have the opportunity to form strong friendships, inspire viewers, and build their own brand and career opportunities. But on the other, the public…

These Zodiac Signs Will Have The Best Gemini Season, So Get Ready For Good Vibes

By Roya Backlund
Taurus season gave you what you needed in order to feel rooted in the earth. It taught you how to take care of yourself from the ground up, find a sense of stability, and embrace all the splendors of the present moment. Now, you're ready to begin…

Ugh, May 20 Is Going To Be A Tough Week For These 3 Signs

By Roya Backlund
I always feel a tinge of guilt whenever I declare that certain zodiac signs are in for the "worst" week. I mean, I certainly don't want to put doubt in your minds or be the catalyst for a self-fulfilling prophecy. For the record, making the list is…

Your May 20, 2019 Weekly Horoscope Is Here & Gemini Season Is Opening Your Mind

By Roya Backlund
Are you ready to shake things up around here? It's time to let curiosity lead the way, because as of May. 21, the sun enters Gemini and inspires you to socialize, fraternize, and hypothesize. You may think you know who you are. You might even think…

Biden Just Pushed Back On One Of Trump's Favorite Talking Points With So Much Shade

By Chelsea Stewart
Since the earliest days of his presidency, President Donald Trump has claimed responsibility for everything from stock market gains to unemployment rates — even when reports have shown that the economic boom started under President Barack Obama.…

You'll Want To Take On The World After Reading Issa Rae's Quotes About Confidence

By Jamie LeeLo
What's a girl got to do to make Issa Rae her best friend? She's hilarious, talented, down to earth, smart AF, and her teeth are so shiny I need sunglasses but it doesn't annoy me like with other celebrities. Her hit HBO series Insecure became a fast…

7 People Reveal How They Handled Asking Someone Out & Getting Rejected

By Hannah Schneider
Asking a crush out can be one of the most heart-fluttering, faint-inducing experiences in the world. On the other hand, getting rejected can make you feel like you will never be able to put yourself out there again. But fret not: Hearing stories…

Here's How 'Harry Potter & The Cursed Child' Brings Real-Life Magic To The Stage – EXCLUSIVE

By Stephanie Ironson
Determined to ensnare minds and bewitch senses, the cast and crew of Broadway’s Harry Potter and the Cursed Child set out to bring J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World to the stage. Through elaborate costumes, a completely transformed theater, visual…

7 Signs Your Workout Is Too Intense, So You Know Your Limits

By Julia Guerra
Every fitness journey is as unique as the individuals embarking on them. But I like to think that you and I (and anyone else who's breaking a sweat on the reg) share a common goal: to better our bodies — not to work them into the ground. Eventually,…

6 Most Cringeworthy Opening Lines That Women Have Gotten On Dating Apps

By Caroline Colvin
Be they corny, crappy, or creepy, the worst opening lines on dating apps are always the ones that make you go, "Wow, I really matched with this person? Goodbye!" Coming up with the perfect opening line on a dating app is a science and an art. Yes,…

Living At Home After College Longer Than I Expected Taught Me A Lot About Self-Care

By Marisa Casciano
Growing up, I always had a plan or at least a general idea of how my life would go. As a freshmen in high school, I planned on going to college four years down the road. I assumed I would earn a degree in something related to art, writing, and…

Here’s How To Boost Your Confidence When Asking People Out IRL, According To Experts

By Rachel Shatto
I've never been very good at asking people out. I’ve tended to hold back, drop increasingly obvious hints, and then wait impatiently for the other person to make the move. I was just too nervous to just say what I wanted and take the initiative to…

This Bride Asked Her MOH To Delay Her Boob Job Until After The Wedding & I Can't

By Candice Jalili
OK, are you ready for the most mind-boggling story you've ever heard? A bride asked her maid of honor to delay her boob job... to ensure that she'd be the hottest one at her wedding. Like most ridiculous stories, this one first came to the…

8 Women Share Tips For Asking People Out At Bars & Parties, Because Flirting Can Be Fun

By Griffin Wynne
It happened. After weeks of staying in and watching your favorite Canadian comedies (Schitt's Creek, ILY), your friends finally convinced you to put on a real bra and some eyeliner and go out. Like, out-of-your-apartment, maybe even…

Tati Gabrielle Got A Tattoo & The Meaning Behind It Is Deeper Than You Think

By Tina Kolokathis
My video shoot with Tati Gabrielle for Elite Daily's Take Me With You series isn't going as planned. Three hours in, and she's already held my hand, fanned my face, and kept me from fainting on camera. We're at West 4 Tattoo in the West Village of…

Performing My Poetry Never Gets Easier — Here's Why I Do It

By Brittany Leitner
I love being in front of an audience. As a true-to-form Aries sun, Leo rising, I've done everything — given hour-long speeches with ease, gone on TV to promote Elite Daily, worked as a full-time singer and dancer, and more. Although I have always…

I Was A Professional Matchmaker & It's The Best Career Move I Ever Made

By Hannah Orenstein
I can't remember a time I didn't want to write for magazines. In middle school, I scrawled editorial suggestions in glitter gel pen in the margins of J-14, and I cut up issues of Teen Vogue to make collages to hang on my bedroom walls. So, when I…

I Traveled To A New City Every Week & It Showed Me Who I Am

By Sarah Ellis
After a long day of flight delays and airport food, I buried my face in the hotel pillow. My two suitcases were still outside in the trunk of my tiny Ford Fiesta rental, but I didn’t have the energy to deal with them just yet. For now, free from the…

I Didn’t Want To Move Back In With My Parents After College, But I’m Glad I Did

By Iman Hariri-Kia
As a young girl, I often imagined what my 20s in New York City would look like. I could see myself strutting down Broome street with an iced coffee in hand, a cigarette loosely hanging from my lips (I've never been a smoker, but that's beside the…

I Shaved Off All My Hair & I Am So Happy I Did It

By Caroline Colvin
As is the case for many black people with afros — especially in predominantly white institutions — your hair is your calling card. Having an afro made me feel trendy and truly special, because my big, kinky crown stood out in a sea of pin-straight…

Here's What 'Bachelorette' Fans Should Know About Her First Impression Rose

By Kristen Perrone
Kiss the virginity jokes goodbye and welcome all the beastly growls, because Hannah Brown has moved her Bachelorette men into the mansion. The former Miss Alabama met her 30 contestants on May 13's season premiere, and while stepping into the…

9 Amazing Things About Having All Brothers That Make You One Lucky Sis

By Rachel Chapman
Growing up with all brothers meant you always had someone to play video games with, someone to sneak all the good snacks from the top of the cupboard for you, a protector on the playground, and whenever something went wrong, you could just bat your…

Your Mars In Cancer 2019 Horoscope Is About Putting Your Heart Into Your Career

By Roya Backlund
Think of a time where you felt totally motivated. Were you completely energized about your goals and inspired to do whatever it took to reach them? There's a strong chance you were having a powerful experience with Mars during that time. In…

May 13, 2019 Will Be The Best Week For These Zodiac Signs & Destiny Is Calling

By Roya Backlund
No matter what may be going on in your life, the universe is bursting with color and radiating the softest and most graceful beauty. Taurus season is well underway, encouraging you to nurture yourself, engage in self-care, and enjoy the world…

Your May 13 Weekly Horoscope Shows You're On The Verge Of A Spiritual Awakening

By Roya Backlund
Surround yourself with luxury, fall head over heels, and treat yourself, because Venus — planet of love and money — enters Taurus on May 15. This is one of the zodiac signs where Venus functions best, and you'll feel this otherworldly energy ground…

5 Daily Affirmations To Recite When You're Ready To Say "I Love You,” Because It's Time

By Rachel Shatto
Whenever I've been ready to say “I love you” to someone in the past, I often felt like there was a war raging inside my mind. On the one hand, I felt like I wouldn't be able to hold it back and it was just going to come tumbling out of my mouth. But…

Daily Affirmations To Recite When You've Got A Crush, Because You Deserve Love

By Rebecca Strong
Having a crush is equally as anxiety-inducing as it is exhilarating. Should you tell your crush you’re into them? And if so, when and how? Do you go the subtle route with a few flirty texts or come on strong IRL? And what if they don’t like you…

Dating In College Can Be Hard, Here's What Experts Recommend To Make It A Little Easier

By Christy Piña
You've probably heard that college is the greatest four years of your life, and in some ways, that can be true. But there's no denying that entering an entirely new dating scene when you're already experiencing so many other things for the first…

7 Intentions To Set Before Texting Your Crush Out Of The Blue, Because It's Scary

By Sarah Ellis
So, let’s say you’ve got a major crush, and you’re trying to turn it into something more. You’ve been telling your friends all about him or her, Instagram stalking with abandon, and imagining scenarios where you’re happily in love. It’s fun to feel…

If Your Relationship Is Too Suffocating, You'll Notice These 7 Signs

By Caroline Colvin
Romantic relationships can be difficult at times. Occasionally, your relationships might require some mediation, a little bit of trial and error, and a lot of communication to work things out. This especially can be the case after the honeymoon…

J.Lo Casually Walking In On Katy Perry Changing Into Her Met Gala Burger Will Make You LOL

By Michele Mendez
You know, there's a lot of things I wonder about the Met Gala, like what happens once celebs go inside? Sure, I get to see all my favorite celebs pull up on the red carpet in their most fashionable outfits, and while that is definitely entertaining,…

5 Intentions To Set If You're Dating With A Specific Goal In Mind

By Rebecca Strong
There are many areas of your life in which it can be helpful to set goals — among them, in regards to fitness, your career, and finances. But what about dating? You might make it a point to define your aspirations in terms of working toward a…

These Celebrities All Broke The No-Selfie Rule At The Met Gala This Year

By Kelli Boyle
The 2019 Met Gala was held on Monday, May 6, and oh boy, did some of our favorite celebs really deliver on the camp theme. No, not camping as in R.E.I. and tents and sh*t. Camp as in extravagance! Eleganza! Outrageous aesthetics! Basically,…

Bella Hadid Slayed The Met Gala Red Carpet Solo, Because She's Extra All On Her Own

By Sarah Ellis
For fashion and entertainment lovers, the Met Gala is always one of the most exciting nights of the year. Celebrities truly bring their best looks to the red carpet, and it's even more iconic when they show up as a duo. Tonight, all eyes are on…

If You're Going To Start Dating Someone You Have History With, Remember These 4 Things

By Rebecca Strong
Dating is complicated enough when you’re getting to know someone new. Now add in the fact that you’ve had some history the person you’re dating, and it gets even more interesting. Whether you hooked up a few times back in college or went on a date…

Kim K Just Revealed She Could Put Fame On Hold For This Important Reason

By Hollee Actman Becker
When Kim Kardashian sets her mind on something, she goes all in. Whether it's launching a fragrance, getting in shape, or starting her own beauty brand, the Keeping Up With The Kardashians star means business, and you will never catch her just…

May 6 Will Be The Worst For These 3 Signs, But It's All About Perspective

By Valerie Mesa
We're officially in the second week of May, and IDK about you, but I'm feeling totally inspired. Although I'm probably being biased, considering spring is literally my favorite season. Everything is in bloom! Things are good! Except, well, May 6,…

Your Weekly Horoscope Is Swirling With Electricity, So Focus On Your Passions

By Valerie Mesa
May is lovely. The essence of spring is alive and well and there's colorful inspiration swirling through the air. Do yourself a favor and soak it all in. Taurus season is about indulging in the beauty all around you, and your May 6, 2019 weekly…

Here's What Trump Had To Say About Kim Jong-Un After North Korea's Latest Missile Launch

By Chelsea Stewart
When North Korea fired projectiles from its eastern coast on May 4, analysts were quick to say that it was done as an effort to force President Donald Trump's hand in easing sanctions on the country. Either the president doesn't agree with that or…

These 3 Zodiac Signs Will Have The Best New Moon In Taurus 2019 & Feel So Rejuvenated

By Roya Backlund
There's nothing as exciting and terrifying as beginning something new. You're filled with hope and optimism, yet the first step is always the hardest to make. Luckily, a new moon is the best time to take that first step because its cosmic energy…

The Psychology Behind Dirty Talk, According To Science

By Ginny Hogan
I didn't think I'd be into dirty talk before I tried it. I'm a huge fan of precision, and I wouldn't call someone my "daddy" unless they actually were. However, the first time a man did the unthinkable and started saying words to me during sex (hot…