Where Do Blue-Eyes Really Come From?

(PCM) Did you know that all blue-eyed human beings are said to have a single common ancestor? A research study conducted by the University of Copenhagen in 2007 revealed that blue colored eyes are caused by a single genetic mutation that occurred 6,000-10,000 years ago. This research proves that all blue-eyed individuals can be linked back […]

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Have You Ever Wanted To Smell Like A Mimosa All-Day Long? ‘Brunch-Scented’ Deodorants May Just Be For You!

(PCM) Adding to the ever-growing lists of products that exist, but are truly unnecessary are the new “brunch-scented” deodorants from a company called Native. Wait, you mean you don’t really want to smell like a mimosa or a glass of sangria all day long? The company has recently launched their limited edition set of brunch […]

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Nuclear Power Company Request Women Pose In Bikinis To Win Possible Internship

(PCM) We have definitely never heard of a hiring process quite like this one! A company in Czechoslovakia is requesting that female applicants interested in an intern position with the company post image of themselves dressed in only a bikini on Facebook to compete in a contests. The girl who receives the most “likes” would then […]

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Doctors Warn About Dangers Of Using Coca-Cola As Self-Tanner

(PCM) One of the latest summer beauty trends that is making the rounds is using Coca-Cola (yes, the beverage) as a self-tanner. People will seemingly try just about anything when attempting to get a nice golden glow, however doctors warn that using Coca-Cola as a self-tanning oil can pose some serious health risks and cause […]

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The Chain Bra Is Yet Another Fashion Trend We Will Never Understand

(PCM) To add to our ever-growing list of fashion trends we will never understand let us introduce you to the “chain bra”. The chain bra is pretty much exactly what it sounds like, a grouping of silver or gold chains formed into the shape of a bra, that is sometimes bedazzled with some sort of […]

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If You Thought The Male Romper Was Bad Wait Till You Get A Load Of The New Male Lacey Shorts!

(PCM) It appears as if someone is taking literally every single summer festival clothing trend for women and creating the male version of the same thing and the results are really ridiculous. We recently shared the story about the company who surpassed their Kickstarter goal to create the “RompHim“, which is the male version of […]

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LED Eyelashes Are The Next Make-up Trend!

(PCM) So, apparently LED eyelashes are now a thing and are making waves as one of the next big make-up trends. Just when we thought it couldn’t get any better than yellow blush and feather eyebrows! According to Mashable, the light-up eyelashes are called F.Lashes and they are even interactive! The eyelashes will change their […]

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People Are Angered Over Company’s Fat-Shaming Meal Planners

(PCM) Everyone is in an uproar over the release of meal planners and food journals from a UK -based stationary company called Fox & Moon which feature messages that could easily be construed as fat-shaming and bullying. The company is calling these messages printed on the planners and journals “sassy”, but everyone else begs to […]

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Dove Launches Body Type Shaped Bottles. The Internet Is Not Pleased!

(PCM) The Dove brand has been known and loved for their heart-warming advertisements and commercials that promote diversity and body positivity, however people are not so keen on the company taking those ideal and creating new packaging that is supposed to look like various body types. We understand the company wanting to celebrate diversity, especially […]

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An In-Dept Chat With SuicideGirls Founder Missy Suicide And A Look At The 2014 Blackheart Burlesque

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(PCM) SuicideGirls is an online community dedicated to alternative beauty and indie culture. The community was founded in late 2001 by Missy Suicide and has continued to grow and expand in the years that followed.

The SuicideGirls community is without a doubt leaving it’s mark on current pop culture, especially with the 2014 Blackheart Burlesque Tour. SuicideGirls have been taking the Blackheart Burlesque show on the road since 2003 and what they have showcased with the 2014 show is just incredible.

We had a chance to catch the Blackheart Burlesque show when it made a stop in Philadelphia, PA and were utterly hypnotized by the performance that ensued.… Full Story

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Barbie Has Some Realistic Competition With The Lammily Doll This Holiday Season

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(PCM) Finally, there is a doll are the market that is sure to give Barbie a run for her money, with her realistic proportions and average size measurements called Lammily.

The doll was created by 26-year old  Nickolay Lamm who launched a crowd-funding campaign last March to bring his vision of the “anti-Barbie” into production. The Lammily doll has hips, thighs, and a backside that are proportioned to appear like an average 19-year old woman.

Lamm came up for the idea for the doll in hopes that it would urge people to forget about their bodies in general and focus more on what they can do rather than what they look like.… Full Story

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Chris Hemsworth Is Voted People Magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive For 2014

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(PCM) Australian actor 31-year old Chris Hemsworth has just been named People Magazine’s “Sexiest Man Alive” for 2014.

The actor who is best known for his role as “Thor” in the “Avengers” film franchise is featured on the magazines cover which will hit newsstands this Friday.

After learning about the honor, Hemsworth told People “I think you’ve bought me a couple of weeks of bragging rights around the house. I can just say to her [wife Elsa Pataky], ‘Now remember, this is what the people think, so I don’t need to do the dishes anymore, I don’t need to change nappies. I’m above that.… Full Story

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Victoria’s Secret Stirs Up Controversy With New Ad Campaign

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(PCM) Women’s lingerie company Victoria’s Secret has created quite a bit of controversy with their new ad campaign which many are saying forces negative body image standards on women.

The ad campaign is for Victoria’s Secrets new bra collection which is called “Body”.and features the company’s incredibly thin models in bras and panties with the words “Perfect Body” splayed out across their bare midriffs.

Many individuals became outraged over the ads and what society feels is the standard for the “perfect body”. They feel that the ad showcases an incredibly damaging message to young women. The controversy even found the hash tag #iamperfect to begin trending on Twitter among the outpouring of social media commentary about the campaign.… Full Story

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Actress Renee Zellweger Shocks With Recent Red Carpet Appearance

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(PCM) The internet was buzzing after photos of actress Renee Zellweger on the red carpet at the 2014 Elle Women In Hollywood Awards surfaced. What was so shocking was the fact that Zellweger was completely and totally unrecognizable, literally looking like a complete different person.

Hundreds of comments on her appearance began popping up all over social media with many criticizing the actress for going under the knife for plastic surgery procedures that completely altered her entire appearance. Many felt that she literally came out of it with a completely new face.

While Zellweger has yet to publicly confirm whether or not she has gone through any surgical procedures, but has certainly remained out of the spotlight for quite some time.… Full Story

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Sam’s Club Pulls Potentially Contaminated Baby Wipes From Stores

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(PCM) Sam’s Club stores have announced a voluntary recall of its’ Simply Right baby wipes saying that there is a potential possibility that they could be contaminated. Please note that it is not a full on FDA recall on the product.

The company sent out an email to its’ customers that may have purchased the baby wipes which read:

“You are receiving this message because Sam’s Club’s records indicate that you recently purchased Simply Right baby wipes.

The safety of our members and their families is a top priority at Sam’s Club. Our supplier, Nutek Disposables, Inc., has advised us that some Simply Right branded baby wipes offered for sale at Sam’s Clubs beginning June 30th of this year may be contaminated with B.… Full Story

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Apparently Bras Are Now Racist

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(PCM) At least according to the editorial board of a college newspaper in Oklahoma, who recently made the claim that bras are racist because they happen to come in colors called “nude”. The newspaper went on to say that since non-white people’s skin isn’t that particular color when they are nude, then of course the bras must be racist.

Some of the questions asked by the staff published editorial in the Oklahoma Daily were “How would it make you feel that the fashion industry and society at large has based its ideal of nude on Caucasian people? That the color of your skin doesn’t count as ‘nude’?”

The editorial also went on to use the same logic to explain that “nude” make-up, “flesh-colored clothing, and Band-Aids were also racist products.… Full Story

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Why Don’t You Look More Like Your Mother?

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A woman came up to me at a recent event and asked me that very question. Why don’t I look like my mother? Wow. Is that just another way of saying, ‘why is your skin color so much lighter?’ or ‘how is it you have blond hair?’.

My parents told me that when I was born, people came to the nursery in the hospital and would get into arguments when they saw that Eartha Kitt’s baby was a pudgy, white, girl.

Now, I’m not looking to start a debate about genetics. I’m far from an expert, and really, who cares.… Full Story

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Bikini Pic Of Former Model With Colostomy Bags Has Gone Viral

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(PCM) British make-up artist and former model Bethany Townsend is making headlines after she posted an image of herself in a bikini laying out with her colostomy bags in full view.

Townsend has been suffering from Crohn’s Disease since the age of three, but was not officially diagnosed until the age of 11. Because of her misdiagnosis, she was forced to have 16 inches of her bowl removed at a young age and has been on steroids, infliximab, methotrexate and every other drug going as well as being tube fed for 4 years.

After five additional surgeries, Townsends’ bowl burst four years ago and she ended up with two colostomy bags.… Full Story

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M.A.C. Cosmetics Collaborates With The Simpsons For A Marge Simpson-Inspired Collection

MAC-Marge(PCM) We absolutely can’t wait to check out the new Marge Simpson-inspired cosmetics line from M.A.C. Cosmetics while out at San Diego Comic Con 2014. We also can’t wait to see what a Marge Simpson make-over will look like!

It has recently been announced that M.A.C. Cosmetics has collaborated with The Simpsons to create their Marge Simpson-inspired collection.

The collection will be available in stores everywhere on September 4 (and online at www.maccosmetics.com on August 28) but will be sold exclusively for ONE DAY ONLY during San Diego’s Comic-Con on Saturday, July 26 at the M·A·C Cosmetics Gaslamp store located at 234 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92191.… Full Story

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Miss Delaware Has Lost Her Crown Due To Age

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(PCM) It seems these pageant girls from Delaware can’t seem to catch a break. It has been recently revealed that the winner of the Miss Delaware 2014 pageant, Amanda Longacre, has been stripped of her crown and all winnings associated with the title due to organizers saying she is too old to compete.

24-year old Longacre will turn 25 in October and it is an overlooked requirement for the Miss America pageant that all contestants must be 24 years old through December of the competition year.

Longacre claims that she signed her contract with her age and birth date clearing marked on the form.… Full Story

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Women Seek Out “Cinderella Surgery” To Fit In Designer Shoes

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(PCM) The latest (and somewhat dangerous) cosmetic surgery trend among women is being called “Cinderella Surgery” and it involves altering a woman’s feet so that they can better fit into designer shoes.

The surgical procedures can involve anything from adjusting the length of the toes to removing bunions and corns from the foot itself. You can even request “toe lipo” which will aid in slimming down any chunky toes.

The “Cinderella Surgery” trend is on the rise due to more and more women wanting to be able to wear the killer heel designs they see in both television and film, as well as, on the pages of current fashion magazines.… Full Story

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Teen Girl Feels School Is Shaming Girls For Their Bodies After Being Sent Home For Wearing Shorts

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(PCM) Lindsey Stocker, a fifteen year old student from Quebec, Cananda, has launched a protest of her high school’s dress code after she was sent home for wearing shorts that school officials deemed to be too short.

Stocker, refused to change out of the shorts and give in to the school’s dress code policy. She decided to instead print out posters that criticized the school’s dress code policy and hang them up throughout the school building with hopes that the school officials would recognize their error in their ways.

The printed signs read “Don’t humiliate her because she’s wearing shorts. It’s hot outside.… Full Story

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Model Kicked Out Of Pageant For Tweeting Topless Picture For Charity

Eden-UK1(PCM) Barbara Eden, a 22-year old contestant in the Miss Oxfordshire beauty pageant in the UK, was kicked out of the competition after she tweeted a topless photo of herself for charity.

Eden tweeted the photo in order to bring about breast cancer awareness, a disease that is very close to her heart. Eden lost a close friend to breast cancer last year. The image had the following hash tags : #copafeel and #breastcancerawareness

When the tweeted image was revealed to pageant organizers they immediately notified Eden that she would no longer be permitted to compete and that she had “brought shame to the entire event”.… Full Story

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Kate Upton Named As The New Face Of Bobbi Brown Cosmetics

Photo credit: Ben Ritter for Bobbi Brown (PCM) Following in the footsteps of Katie Holmes, it has been revealed that the gorgeous Kate Upton has been named the new face of Bobbi Brown cosmetics. Other than Holmes, Upton is only the second celebrity spokesperson for the brand in their 23 … Continue reading

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Singer/Songwriter Sara Alina Teams Up With Polished Girlz Nonprofit Organization

17-year-old pop songstress Sara Alina has teamed with 13-year-old philanthropist Alanna Wall and her Polished Girlz nonprofit organization to spread joy and entertainment to children with special needs or frequent hospitalizations at facilities across the U.S. The two will host mini-mani parties (featuring on trend nail art and custom manicures) … Continue reading

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The Oscars Losers Still Receive A Gift Bag Worth Over $80,000

(PCM) While most Oscar nominees of course dream of clutching that coveted golden statue in their hands by the end of Oscar night, it seems to us that even the losers of the evening are winning big with what we discovered makes up the gift bags they are awarded with … Continue reading

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Christie Brinkley Looking Fabulous On The Cover Of People Magazine At Age 60

(PCM) Looking at model Christie Brinkley’s gorgeous cover shot on the upcoming issue of People magazine, no one would ever guess that the beauty is about to celebrate her 60th birthday. It has been many years since Brinkley first graced the cover of the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and seeing … Continue reading

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Crest Launches New Toothpaste Flavors One Of Which Is Chocolate

(PCM) Chocolate is certainly not the first flavor that comes to mind when you think about brushing your teeth, however Crest is launching several new flavors of toothpaste that will bring new definition to the term sweet tooth. For their new “Be” line the company wil include new flavors such … Continue reading

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American Eagle’s Lingerie Line Features Non Airbrushed Models

(PCM) In a bold advertising move, American Eagle’s new ad campaign for the lingerie line called “Aerie Real” features models who are non-airbrushed and actually look like “real” women. All of the women’s natural curves and skin tones are showcased in hopes that the ad’s will resonate with real women, … Continue reading

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Gabourey Sidibe Slams Critics Commenting On Her Weight With Epic Tweet

(PCM) American Horror Story: Coven and Precious actress Gabourey Sidibe may not have been nominated for a Golden Globe this year, however she obtained a major win against those criticizing her weight via Twitter with an epic comeback Tweet. The cruel haters took to the net after Sidibe arrived at … Continue reading

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Did Kanye West Give Kim Kardashian The Ugliest Christmas Gift Ever?

(PCM) Well, we certainly know that neither Kanye West nor fiance Kim Kardashian are hurting in the finance department, so we are pretty sure he could have done a bit better than the absolutely hideous new bag that Kim has been spotted carrying around just after the Christmas holiday. The … Continue reading

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