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I Spoke Up Against Sexual Assault on the Street

(5) Comments | Posted May 3, 2013 | 11:23 AM

Today I yelled back at a "gentle" man who cat-called me. I was on the phone with my mom on my way to school when a man in a truck drove by and yelled at me in Spanish. His head was sticking out of the truck window while his arm...

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The Value of Style: A Different Look at NYFW and Street Style

(2) Comments | Posted February 12, 2013 | 10:58 AM

Right now, I'm sporting a Coach down jacket. It is wine-colored with a black fur collar and a beautiful, patterned lining. It costs close to $1,000 in a store.

What does my coat say about me?

  • That I can afford a1,000 coat at a young age, which means...
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I Dyed My Hair Blue and You Can Too! (DIY BLEACH, COLOR)

(17) Comments | Posted January 30, 2013 | 9:51 AM

I've always loved "crazy" hair. Give me a short pink bob à la Natalie Portman in Closer, a Katy Perry purple puff or a Lady Gaga yellow and I'm in polychrome heaven. Way before the pink ombre trend I donned the closest...

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My Beauty Resolution for 2013: Say 'I Am Beautiful'

(36) Comments | Posted December 30, 2012 | 2:55 PM

Fast away the old year passes and soon the champagne will be popped for the New Year's toast: for everything we've left behind and for all the best to come! It is time to start thinking about 2013 as a year to best all other years. In other words, it...

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Why Pink Loves Consent Is Important

(12) Comments | Posted December 10, 2012 | 9:56 AM

A couple days ago I was on my Tumblr's dashboard -- scrolling through fashion photos and nail art pics -- when I saw something that surprised and filled me with joy.

People were reblogging a photoset titled "Pink Loves Consent," which featured pictures...

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Celebrating Fall (and Halloween) After Hurricane Sandy: Looking Spooky Chic

(0) Comments | Posted November 9, 2012 | 12:52 PM

November is here with its red leaves and steadily dropping temperatures. For those of us in New York City faced with the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy and without electricity during the usually festive celebration of Halloween, we were at a loss of many things. Of course, as media coverage has...

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"Fat For An Asian," Flat For A Latina: How Not To Have A Perfect Body

(19) Comments | Posted September 28, 2012 | 11:18 AM

Whenever I meet someone new one of the first subjects of conversation is my ethnicity, what am I? Some people say I look white, some say I look Korean. I've gotten Filipino, Russian, and even Brazilian. I am half Mexican and half Chinese.

In all honesty, I enjoy the...

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This Week In Beauty: The Best & Worst From August 26-31, 2012 (PHOTOS)

(17) Comments | Posted September 2, 2012 | 9:24 AM

We spend lots of time focusing on what stars wear (and any wardrobe malfunctions they may have), but what about what they put on their faces? Although makeup may not seem important, different kinds of makeup styles have now come to mean different things, socially and...

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Fashionably Late Style Quiz: Test Your Knowledge Of This Week's Fashion News!

(3) Comments | Posted September 1, 2012 | 10:07 AM

So, you think you're a real fashionista, hmm? Well, then step right up and take HuffPost Style's Fashionably Late Style Quiz, where we test you on all the style news that didn't make it to our news page this week!

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Photoshop Fails August 2012: A Roundup Of This Month's Worst Photoshop Jobs (PHOTOS)

(37) Comments | Posted August 29, 2012 | 4:09 PM

We've seen some great magazine covers and fashion ads in the month of August, but we've also seen some great covers and ads ruined by bad Photoshop flubs, from missing hands to carved out thighs.

As this month comes to an end, we...

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Wardrobe Malfunctions Photos: See This Week's Almost-Dangerous Outfits (PHOTOS)

(8) Comments | Posted August 29, 2012 | 1:33 PM

This week's wardrobe malfunctions (and close calls) brought us the typical blunders but with some lethal twists. Summer will begin its wind-down soon enough and celebs are out in their barely-there summer best. Luckily, the usual string of concerts, premieres and parties didn't fail to disappoint in the...

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This Week In Beauty: The Best & Worst From August 19-25, 2012 (PHOTOS)

(10) Comments | Posted August 26, 2012 | 9:38 AM

We spend lots of time focusing on what stars wear (and any wardrobe malfunctions they may have), but what about what they put on their faces? Although makeup may not seem important, different kinds of makeup styles have now come to mean different things, socially and...

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Wardrobe Malfunctions Photos: See This Week's Almost-Dangerous Outfits (PHOTOS)

(5) Comments | Posted August 25, 2012 | 12:24 PM

This week's wardrobe malfunctions (and close calls) brought us the typical blunders but with some lethal twists. Summer will begin its wind-down soon enough and celebs are out in their barely-there summer best. Luckily, the usual string of concerts, premieres and parties didn't fail to disappoint in the...

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Fashionably Late Style Quiz: Test Your Knowledge Of This Week's Fashion News!

(5) Comments | Posted August 25, 2012 | 9:20 AM

So, you think you're a real fashionista, hmm? Well, then step right up and take HuffPost Style's Fashionably Late Style Quiz, where we test you on all the style news that didn't make it to our news page this week!

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I Use Placenta On My Hair -- And It's Great!

(2) Comments | Posted August 24, 2012 | 12:00 PM

It began when I was about five years old. My mother would take me to the kitchen, sit me on a bar stool and prepare a beauty concoction for my hair in a silverware spoon. She would heat it over a flame (usually on the stove) and when the liquid...

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I Use Placenta On My Hair -- And It's Great!

(122) Comments | Posted August 22, 2012 | 12:07 PM

It began when I was about five years old. My mother would take me to the kitchen, sit me on a bar stool and prepare a beauty concoction for my hair in a silverware spoon. She would heat it over a flame (usually on the stove) and when the liquid...

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Fashionably Late Style Quiz: Test Your Knowledge Of This Week's Fashion News!

(0) Comments | Posted August 18, 2012 | 11:00 AM

So, you think you're a real fashionista, hmm? Well, then step right up and take HuffPost Style's Fashionably Late Style Quiz, where we test you on all the style news that didn't make it to our news page this week!

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This Week In Beauty: The Best & Worst From August 11-18, 2012 (PHOTOS)

(31) Comments | Posted August 17, 2012 | 10:34 AM

We spend lots of time focusing on what stars wear (and any wardrobe malfunctions they may have), but what about what they put on their faces? Although makeup may not seem important, we're always being presented with new images of beauty in the form of celebrities...

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Wardrobe Malfunctions Photos: See This Week's Almost-Dangerous Outfits (PHOTOS)

(140) Comments | Posted August 15, 2012 | 4:41 PM

This week's wardrobe malfunctions (and close calls) brought us the typical blunders but with some lethal twists. It's still summer time and celebs are taking advantage of the sweltering heat in many different ways. While the usual string of concerts, premieres and parties didn't fail to disappoint in...

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Michelle Obama's Amazing Technicolor Closet (INFOGRAPHIC)

(283) Comments | Posted August 15, 2012 | 12:32 PM

It's no secret that we love First Lady Michelle Obama's colorful style. Ever since Mrs. O first appeared on the presidential political stage at the 2008 Democratic Convention, the fashion world's eye has been cast on our favorite FLOTUS. Needless to say, she has not disappointed...

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