Posts tagged "makeovers"

Study Says Makeover Shows Make Us Feel Bad

Bad boyfriends…frenemies…makeover TV shows. One of the fundamental questions of human nature is why do we love stuff that may not be so good for our self-esteem?

A new study from the University of Southern California says that that women who watch more makeover shows, like “Nip/Tuck,” “Dr. 90210″ or “The Swan,” feel more…

Jessica Wakeman / January 26, 2009

Quick Pic: New Year, New Hair

“90210” star AnnaLynne McCord either got a major haircut and dye-job, or she’s wearing a major wig. Annika thinks she copped “90210” character Silver’s look, though I must say it’s pretty close to Adrianna’s hairstyle, too. [Miami, 12/31/2008]…

Catherine Strawn / December 31, 2008

Poll: Who Needs A Makeover In 2009?

The New York Times’ Sunday Style section had a story about the celebs who need a makeover in the next year — from Brad Pitt to Madonna, Guy Trebay says these stars need total life makeovers in 2009. So with that in mind, which star do you think is most need of a major overhaul…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 30, 2008

How Do I Look? Gets Served

I love makeover shows, but they piss me off when the person they’re “making over” already HAS style, whether that style is in vogue or not. For example, last night i caught an episode of How Do I Look?, one of the more annoying makeover shows simply because of host Finola Hughes. Her…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / July 9, 2008

Poor Strawberry Shortcake! Make The Cartoon Makovers Stop!

Why do things have to change? With the news that Strawberry Shortcake went and got a makeover, we were upset. How could you take a girl who looked like a ragamuffin and turn her into a tween queen? Seriously, Strawberry looks like the most popular Mean Girl in her class. And now there’s word that…

Catherine Strawn / June 16, 2008

Cindy McCain’s Amazing Transformation

Something I noticed when I was looking for pictures of Mr. and Mrs. McCain this morning — Cindy hasn’t always looked like such a — to quote her husband — trollop. On the left is Cindy back in 2004. On the right is Cindy a few months ago. Prior to 2004, Cindy even rocked a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 8, 2008

House Of Winehouse

There’s good news for the pack of nearly a dozen fashion mavens that came to my Halloween party dressed as Amy Winehouse: she’s launching her own line of cosmetics and accessories! From hair scarves to liquid liner, the vamp style icon has been in talks this week to create products based on her unique look.

Simcha / February 27, 2008

Hillary Clinton: Fashion Victim

Hillary Clinton is trying to become the first female president, fighting her way for a sacred slot every young girl has dreamed about. Yet there’s been an appalling glut of woman on woman crime in the media. The way some female journalists are responding, you’d think Hillary is running for America’s Next Top Model.

Simcha / January 24, 2008
1 2