Conspiracy Theories

Are These the Most Houston Nail Polishes Ever?

Are we crazy, or does OPI clearly have a Texan on staff naming their new colors?

01/12/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Fitness Friday

Jump Start Your Resolution with Weight Loss Gym Challenges

Worst case scenario: they hold you accountable. Best case scenario: you win lots of money.

01/08/2016 By Ayshe Tayfun

Fitness Friday

Level Up Your Running Game in 2016 with Houston's Power in Motion

When it comes to training, there's power in numbers.

01/01/2016 By Ayshe Tayfun


5 Beauty Resolutions You Might Actually Keep

What's easier (and more fun) than going on a diet? Literally everything.

12/30/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Fitness Friday

Looking to Get Involved in Exercise, Socials or Competitions? Meet Sportsmonkey for All Three

The club has gone from hosting a pajama bar crawl to running 13 sport leagues.

12/18/2015 By Ellie Sharp


How To Smell Like A Million Bucks (For Only $20,000)

One of the most esteemed perfumers in the world on discovering his love of scent, why he stays exclusive and how you can get your own signature scent.

12/17/2015 By Larina Chen


Nail the Holidays with 3 New Polish Trends

From a manicure designed to look like shattered glass to an app that helps you find just the right color to match your outfit, 'tis the season to get your nails on fleek.

12/14/2015 By Julia Davila

Holiday 2015

Beauty Gifts for Everyone on Your List

'Tis the season for beautiful holiday giving.

12/08/2015 By Julia Davila

Fitness Friday

Spin Cycle: 4 Indoor Cycling Studios that Stand Out

Traditional spin classes get a boost at these specialty studios popping up around Houston.

11/27/2015 By Ayshe Tayfun

Fitness Friday

Dear Athletes, Yin Yoga Is the Class Your Muscles Have Been Begging For

Prevent injury and promote healing with this slower-paced practice.

11/20/2015 By Andrea Park

Fitness Friday

Work Out Where You Want with ClassPass

Want to muay thai on Monday and TRX on Tuesday? ClassPass is your ticket into gyms all over Houston and beyond.

11/13/2015 By Ayshe Tayfun


Matte About You: How to Rock a Shine-Free Pout for Fall

Follow these 3 easy steps for the ultimate matte lip look.

11/10/2015 By Julia Davila

Hair Drama

Curl, Interrupted: Controversy Erupts over a Cheerleader's Hair

Shaming women and girls with curly hair is nothing new.

11/09/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Fitness Friday

Yoga Off the Mat

Breweries, brunches and beaches: The coolest new places to get your yoga on.

11/06/2015 By Ayshe Tayfun


Houston's SWAG Essentials Checks in on Shark Tank

Aesthetician and entrepreneur Lydia Evans didn't get a deal, but that hasn't slowed her down.

11/02/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen


Yoga Gets a Festival Makeover with Wanderlust 108

Music industry vets created Wanderlust as a melding of the communal festival experience and a yoga retreat.

10/30/2015 By Beth Levine

Fitness Friday

Sweat Meets Stats at Orangetheory

Burning the most calories (even after your workout!) is the name of the game at Houston's most cutting-edge fitness studio.

10/09/2015 By Andrea Siso

Shop for a Cause

Solange's Latest Release Is a Design for Kiehl's

Every purchase of the limited-edition packaging supports three charities, including one chosen by the buyer.

10/02/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen


Houston's New Beauty Destination Is ... Walgreens?

The corner store just got even more convenient with hands-on Boots Beauty bars.

09/29/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen


Pageboy Brings the Blowouts to You

If Uber and Drybar had a baby, it would look a lot like this Houston hair app.

09/22/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen