• The SPANX Problem: How to Keep Your Little Secret a Secret?

    I have to admit to you all here, just as I did to my BFF -- I don't think I could ever show a guy my SPANX. I'm sorry. That's just not a secret I want made public.

  • Guess Which Celebs Are Wearing Spanx

    Nobody is perfect. That is one of the most trite sayings out there, but it's really true! Even beautiful, thin celebrities have their faults.

  • Would You Rather…

    Would You Rather get a grant for $100,000 to help start the business of your choosing OR have $50,000 to use to travel the world for as long as it lasted you? Things to Consider: Being your own boss, changing the world, seeing the world...for free.

  • The Golden Globes Red Carpet Live-blog

    It's finally here! The glitz, the glamor, the celebrities stuffed into Spanx so they look flawless in their couture gowns. Yes, the Golden Globes pre-show is about to start and, OMG, we could not be more excited! Sure, the actual awards show is gonna be fantastic (go Gabourey Sidibe!), but we're all about the fashion around here.

  • Closing the Gender Gap

    The last decade brought about a wave of liberating changes for women. We stopped wearing pants. We (successfully?) raised children on our own (by choice, or by force). We kissed girls..and Russel Brand (and we liked it. A LOT.). We are so amazing, in fact, that men are starting to get a little jealous.

  • Tis Better To Give Than To Receive…Especially These Gifts

    Oh, how I love Christmas morning. There's nothing quite like waking up to the smell of slow-roasting, honey-baked ham and my dad's own personal off-key rendition of "Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire." But, let's be honest, as much as I love food/my family/blah blah blah, I (like most of you reading this) like getting presents the most.

  • The Great Dilemma: Spanx or No Spanx?

    There are many difficult decisions we women must make at different times throughout our lives: tampon or pad, Brazilian or bikini, Pantene or Herbel Essense, Gossip Girl or The Hills? Difficult, difficult decisions. It wasn’t until recently, however, that I faced one of the toughest short term decisions of my life. Or night.

  • When It Comes To The Booty Call, Always Be Prepared

    It’s the Scout Motto: Always be prepared. But I don’t think my Girl Scout troop leader was referring to booty calls when she ingrained that piece of advice into my head. On a college campus you never know who you're going to meet... and then want to take back to your room... to get to know each other better.

  • Candy Dish: If California’s Rockin….

    San Jose rocked by an earthquake, Josh Hartnett rocked by stomach pains and much more.

  • “Flat Belly Diet” Seems Bloated With Promises

    Everyone wants a set of killer abs. If you have a svelte midsection and you automatically feel he…

  • Size Does Matter (When It Comes to Height, That Is)

    I have something to tell you: I am not petite. At 5’10 and not a size 4, I am what many would consider…

  • The Man Girdle. Oh Yes. It’s Here.

    Step aside, Spanx! There’s a new brand of body shaper in town, but this time it’s…for men? WHAT?!…

  • Japanese Guys Strive to be “Skinny and Cute”

    Every day, girls all over America are doing their best to be “cute and skinny”. Dieting, working…

  • Spanx: The Secret to Skinny

    A few weeks ago, I walked out into broad daylight wearing what I thought was an opaque dress. Afte…