Beauty Realization: Bangs Hide Wrinkles (Well, Duh)

The appeal of bangs is a no-brainer: they’re adorable! They’re coy! They’re cute ‘n’ sexy, all at once!

This weekend, I realized another major upside to bangs that should have been patently obvious but had eluded me until now: with bangs, any lines and wrinkles on your forehead are erased. It’s as if they don’t exist.

Michelle Obama: Banging in red Jason Wu at the Inaugural Ball

[caption id="attachment_8985" align="aligncenter" width="467" caption="Very Anna Wintour, no? (Larry Downing-Pool/Getty Images)"] I have very little to add to the "Michelle Obama got bangs!" commentary, other than to say... Called it! [caption id="attachment_8984" align="aligncenter" width="404" caption="What, me? This ol' thing? (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)"] Now that FLOTUS is on board with the bangs trend, they're officially a thing. Her red Jason ...

Très Jolie: Jennifer Lawrence on the cover of Vanity Fair

Two of my favorite things: Vanity Fair and Jennifer Lawrence! Doesn't she look gorgeous here on the VF cover? I've liked Jennifer Lawrence for a while, but she won me over for good with Silver Linings Playbook. (If you're one of the few people that hasn't seen it yet, go. Papa Jolie and I saw it ...

Adventures in hairstyling: bangs? Fire-engine red? Why not?

Below, proof that I should not be allowed to touch my own hair when in a fragile/bored emotional state.  I came home from work a few days ago, thought, "You know what I really need right now?  Bangs!" and proceeded to spontaneously weed-whack my fringe.  "How hard could it be?"  Famous last words.  Um, so...hair ...