Posts tagged "real girls"

Real Girls, Real Hair: Inspiration In Every Shade Of The Rainbow

Bright blues, radical reds and the perfect deep purple: They're all shades we're craving for our tresses this fall. That's why we've assembled a gallery of boldly colored dyed hair as inspiration. From unnatural oranges to the starkest white, we've got the shades you crave. One word of warning: In order to get any of…

By: Julie Gerstein / February 23, 2013

Real Girls, Real Beauty: Pretty Pastel Hair

I'm currently in the throes of growing my hair out, which requires patience, precision and a will of steel. It's all I can do to not chop it all off into a pixie cut again, but then I remember that my ultimate goal is to have long, flowing hair, so I can do fun stuff…

By: Julie Gerstein / August 28, 2012

Real Girls, Real Beauty: Gorgeous Goths

Goths are a very dark and secretive group -- and they'd probably want to crawl up in a hole and die if they knew we were suggesting you emulate their makeup stylings. However, goth make up -- in doses -- is really awesome. Who doesn't love a dark eye, or a dark lip, every once…

By: Julie Gerstein / May 9, 2012

Real Girls, Real Hair: 15 Cool Chicks With Cool Curls

You always want what you don't have -- and girls with pin-straight hair are often super envious of ladies with lots of curls. It stands to reason, too, that curly-haired girls aren't always as appreciative of their ringlets and waves as they could be. But ladies, come on, curly hair is ah-maz-ing. You guys are…

By: Julie Gerstein / April 2, 2012

Real Girls, Real Hair: 27 Beautiful Hair Buns

As it warms up, you're going to want to consider getting your long hair off your neck. Why not a bun? A messy, upswept 'do is the perfect antidote to sweaty weather. We've scoured the Internet for the best buns out there -- for inspiration and ideas. Check 'em out!

By: Julie Gerstein / March 15, 2012

Real Girls, Real Hair: Beautiful Braids

Even when I had long hair, I was terrible at braiding it, so I'm in complete awe of girls who have good braiding skills. We've assembled this gallery of real girls with awesome braiding skills, showing off their cool fishtails, Frenchies and everything in between. Check 'em out and get inspired!

By: Julie Gerstein / March 9, 2012

Real Girls, Real Beauty: Awesome Eyebrows

We've done some terrible things to our eyebrows in the past, but in recent years we've learned the key to great brows is leaving them alone. The less plucking, waxing and tweezing you do, generally, the better. Big brows are in --and hopefully are here to stay -- and we've found some of the best…

By: Julie Gerstein / February 17, 2012

Real Hair: 35 Gorgeous Girls With Great Short Haircuts

Enough with the models and celebrities: we wanted to show you how real girls really look with some of our favorite hairstyles. First up: the super short 'do. We scoured the web and found 35 girls rockin' awesome variations on the pixie cut. Check out these looks for inspiration and that extra push to make…

By: Julie Gerstein / February 2, 2012

2009: The Year Of The Real Girls

If you came of age in the early 2000s, like I did, pop culture was strange—strangely plastic, that is. Britney Spears had the hottest body on earth, but she married a skeezebag and shaved her head. Paris Hilton had a sex tape, then a TV show and then everyone wanted to be her best friend.

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 31, 2009