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Pretty Hurts

  1. pretty hurts
    I Tried the World’s Most Painful FacialAnd I loved it.
  2. pretty hurts
    This Is Why Halle Berry’s Beauty Is a Giant BurdenHow unfair.
  3. pretty hurts
    The Viral Video of the World’s Most-Painful Skin-Care MaskGet ready to cry.
  4. pretty hurts
    Why I Keep Going to the Dominican Salon, Even Though They Damage My HairThe cost of feeling safe in your skin.
  5. pretty hurts
    This Pretty Slug Is All, ‘Don’t Hate Me Because I’m Beautiful’Beauty is not just skin-deep.
  6. men getting dressed
    A Male Model on What It’s Like to Be Pretty‘‘One of  the first comments I remember getting back in high school was ‘You have amazing eyebrows.’’’
  7. pretty hurts
    Watch Melissa McCarthy Explain Double Standards in HollywoodShe describes confronting a terrible sexist journalist about beauty standards.
  8. pretty hurts
    Pick Your Poison: Adult Acne or Fatal SuperbugThe antibiotics-resistance apocalypse is going to wreak havoc on our skin.
  9. icymi
    Read All of the Cut’s Pretty Hurts Stories in One Place Meditations on chin hair, weight gain, Spanx, and much more.
  10. pretty hurts
    Should Teens Get Laser Hair Removal?Permanent beauty treatments ask us to guess how much beauty norms will change during our lifetime.
  11. q&a
    What It Takes to Be a ‘Plus-Size’ Model For her dissertation, a sociologist decided to see if she could make it as a plus-size model.
  12. women in the morning
    She Woke Up Like This: Stylist Haley Wollens“If I feel dirty enough, I’ll take a shower.”
  13. experiments
    Can You Train Yourself to Accept Your Body?A wearable device delivered an electric jolt every time I had a negative thought about my appearance. 
  14. She Woke Up Like This: Curator Yvonne Force Villareal“My preferable hair look is ‘bedhead.’”
  15. first person
    Why I Didn’t Wear Makeup Until I Was 30I’d never thought of myself as particularly attached to my femininity.
  16. paparazzi pits club
    16 Famous, Glorious Women With Armpit HairMadonna, Kathleen Hanna — even Beyoncé! 
  17. pretty hurts
    My Double-D Breasts Made Me Feel Absurd at My WeddingAs I walked down the aisle, I could think of only one thing: my cleavage.
  18. epiphanies
    I Did Not Truly Understand Spanx, FUPA, or Stretch Marks Until I Had a BabyI loved my partner and my child and I had no idea how I was ever going to wear pants again.
  19. women in the morning
    She Woke Up Like This: Student Jackie Storr“I take selfies sometimes.”
  20. beauty innovations
    Can’t Afford Botox? Try Electrocuting Your FaceA new technology to stave off the dread and existential horror of female old age!
  21. pretty hurts
    Why Do My Salon Visits Cost More Because I’m Black?I was charged an extra fee because my hair is “harder” to style. 
  22. The Photographer Who Captures Fat-Shaming on CameraTalking to Haley Morris-Cafiero about her powerful photographs of strangers reacting to her body.
  23. pretty hurts
    Skinny Mirror Company Courts Retailers for Capitalist TrickeryThe Skinny Mirror, retailing between $165 and $5,500. 
  24. tall tales
    What It’s Like to Be a Woman Who’s 6’2”I’ve gotten more comfortable with myself — but not with the feelings my body seems to bring out in other women.
  25. women in the morning
    She Woke Up Like This: Designer Cynthia Rowley“I wake up like I’m shot out of a cannon.”
  26. wayne's world
    How to Completely Hide a Blemish in a Few Simple StepsNo highlighter needed.
  27. not by the hairs on a chinny chin chin
    The Best Way to Secretly Get Rid of Your Chin HairNo one will know.
  28. first person
    I Gained So Much Weight I Didn’t Recognize MyselfWhat it’s like to go from a size 4 to a size 12 in three months.
  29. women in the morning
    She Woke Up Like This: Tavi Gevinson“I have a note on my full-length mirror that says, ‘There is not enough time for hating yourself.’”
  30. women in the morning
    She Woke Up Like This: Stylist Linda Rodin“My dog, Winky, follows me to the bathroom.”
  31. lab rat
    Does At-home Waxing Actually Work?Ow. Just ow.
  32. Find a Staircase and Freakum Dress, You Just Had a Movie MakeoverUgly ducks transformed into swans from Cinderella, Clueless, The Breakfast Club, and beyond.
  33. bottom's up
    Your Yoga Pants Might Be Giving You Butt Acne But we’re getting to the bottom of how to fix it.
  34. pretty hurts
    30 Famous Women on Overcoming Their InsecuritiesBeyoncé, Barbra Streisand, and so many more. 
  35. women in the morning
    She Woke Up Like This: New School Student Paloma Elsesser“Even if it’s like, Fuck Monday, I just start my day out however I want my day to be.”
  36. pretty hurts
    Nobody Wants to Be the Girl on a DietI’ve known smart women who go to extremes to hide that they watch what they eat. I’ve been one of them.