Is America Ready To Free The Nipple?

Plus: 100 years of beauty in one minute, Kim K.'s $12 beauty staple, and a new use for face toner.
Publish date:
January 21, 2015
piercings, beauty news, toner, film, banana powder, thayer's, 100 years of beauty, free the nipple

Looking For Something To Stream This Weekend?

Female public toplessness (including breastfeeding) is currently illegal in 37 states. New York is not one of them, so filmmaker Lina Esco and her crew decided to take to the streets and exercise their nipple freedom for a new film, Free the Nipple, which is currently available on VOD and iTunes. BuzzFeed has some good quotes from Esco on why this was such an important film to make. [Buzzfeed]

Kim Kardashian Is Covered In Banana Powder

Apparently Kim Kardashian's makeup artist, Mario Dedivanovic, uses Ben Nye's $12 banana powder to set, highlight, and color-correct the Internet breaker's face. We love Ben Nye 'round these parts (obvi), so this is one Kardashian "beauty secret" we can actually get behind. [Beauty High]

100 Years Of Beauty In One Minute

The only way this video of the most popular black hair and makeup looks from the last century could be better is if they'd set it to Whitney's "I'm Every Woman." Otherwise: BRAVA! [YouTube] [Cut]

Getting A Piercing? Read This First.

If you're thinking of getting a nose (or nipple) ring, read Teen Vogue's list of pre- and post-piercing tips first. I mean, using a travel pillow to shield your potentially sore lobes during sleep? Genius. [Teen Vogue]

Can You Tone Your Bod With Face Toner?

This could be an interesting experiment (if you have an extra $8 a week to burn). According to ITG, you can dupe the skin tightening/toning effects of regular workouts by "dousing yourself" in Thayer's Witch Hazel Toner post-shower. Any takers? [Into The Gloss]