Topic: bikinis

Elizabeth Hurley Causes Uproar Over “Inappropriate” Children’s Bikinis

Elizabeth Hurley Causes Uproar Over "Inappropriate" Children's Bikinis

Elizabeth Hurley is still very real, you guys. We weren’t entirely sure what the onetime Austin Powers love interest did with her time until this morning, though, when we found out 1) she designs swimwear and 2) she’s involved in a scandal thanks to that swimwear line’s kid’s collection. Hurley calls the looks “fun” on her website, but parents who hate fun have banded together with a child protection charity in the U.K. and are accusing Hurley of sexualizing young girls. More »

Illustrated Guide: How To Look Good In A Bikini

Illustrated Guide: How To Look Good In A Bikini

Remember last week when we showed you how to find the right swimsuit for your body? Well, that was last week. This week, we’re going to zero in on the old albatross: the bikini. Now, any ladymag will tell you that the key to wearing a bikini is confidence! but they’ll sandwich that canny little platitude in between pages of celeb diet tips & tricks, photos of models airbrushed beyond recognition and pages and pages of expensive clothes and make-up you now think you need. But not TheGloss. Here, we give you fucking truth. This week’s Illustrated Guide will show you how to look good in a bikini… even if it kills you. More »

Photoshop Of Horrors: Victoria’s Secret Has A Serious Butt Problem

Photoshop Of Horrors: Victoria's Secret Has A Serious Butt Problem

“Calling all beach bums! Find your perfect fit in our online Swim Style Finder!” is the caption of this image, posted by Victoria’s Secret to the brand’s Facebook page. It’s followed by a link to their online bikini boutique. …Which is, in turn, followed by a 2000-deep (at pub time) comment thread about how absolutely fucking ridiculous this Photoshop hatchet job looks. More »

Party Favors: Meet Katy Perry’s Biggest Fan

Party Favors: Meet Katy Perry's Biggest Fan

“I like Katy Perry more than my family.” -The Hairpin

Unsurprising: women in bikinis worry most about this. -MyDaily

Fighting the popular pro-choice fights. -Double X

If you have to ask… are you a catch? -YourTango

How to sound-proof a room (with style!) -ShelterPop

Summer beauty tips: consider eyelash extensions, always have a bronzer. -College Candy

Going bare every Monday is a new beauty trend. Here are tips to pull it off with confidence. -Birchbox

Pick Kim Kardashian’s wedding gown. You know… unofficially. -Betty Confidential

Freja Beha grins in behind-the-scenes shots of her upcoming Chanel campaign. -Styleite

Jessica Alba is expectant and looking good in black polka-dots. -Celebuzz

A modern day pin-up girl beauty tutorial. -StyleList