16 Times Celebs Got Dragged for Photoshopping Their Instagrams

Kim Kardashian — March 2017 Kim was so criticized for this picture, which features the barely-there remnants of a photoshopped car in the background, that she disabled comments and wrote an Instagram stories post explaining the “fail”—which turned out to be a crop of a mirrored image. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Kendall Jenner — October 2017 It’s hard to notice at first because, well, the picture definitely draws your eyes to Kendall’s, um…bathing suit, but many Instagram users accused the model of photoshopping the…

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Prince Harry’s Bachelor Party Guide

Andrew Fosker/Seconds Left/REX/Shutterstock With the royal wedding fast approaching on May 19, the world is wondering when Prince Harry’s bachelor party is due to take place. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below It was reported at the start of March that Meghan Markle’s bachelorette party, or bridal shower, had already taken place. According to Us Weekly, her party happened at Soho Farmhouse in Oxfordshire, with E! reporting that it was “just a relaxing day of good food and pampering.” But it’s believed that Prince Harry’s bachelor party, or “stag do” as…

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Kim Kardashian Signed 50,000 of Our Covers Just For You

Here at ELLE, we always strive to bring you the most exclusive content. But, as many of you will soon see when you get the April issue in the mail, we really went out of our way to put you first, literally. This month, 50,000 ELLE subscribers will see their names on the cover of the magazine, followed by a special note from Kim Kardashian West herself. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below This novelty was made possible thanks to the latest technology brought to us by HP Inc. (HP), who…

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The Perfect: Spring Cleaning

Welcome to “The Perfect,” ELLE.com’s weekly roundup where we lay out exactly what you’ll need for the perfect outfit, shopping list, Saturday night, or whatever it may be. Often referred to as the season of rebirth and freshness, spring is the just-right time to clean up your home space. Out with the old, in with the new, and organize what you’re keeping. 1 Coffee Table You see the stuff you live with every. single. day. As such, get rid of the broken or worn out, and invest in pieces that…

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10 Best New Songs April 2018

It’s officially spring—and while spring cleaning is typically reserved for our closets, our playlist could use a little detoxing as well. Breezy, festival-ready bops from artists like Alison Wonderland, Twin Shadows, and Sofi Tukker, should do the job. If you’re ready to warm it up, here are the 10 best songs to listen to this April. 1 Alison Wonderland, “High” Known for her ambient, gritty production style, Alison Wonderland has made a name for herself as a powerhouse DJ in the electronic music sphere. For her third single, Wonderland recruits…

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Texas Woman Sentenced to Five Years for Voting Illegally in the 2016 Presidential Election

This past November, Crystal Mason, a 43-year-old woman from Texas, was on supervised release for a 2011 conviction for tax fraud. But after she illegally voted in the 2016 presidential election, she was sentenced to another five years in prison. According to the Dallas Morning News, convicted felons in Texas can’t vote unless they’ve completed their full sentence, which includes supervised release. When Mason went to vote, her name was not on the list of registered voters, which caused an election judge to issue her a provisional ballot. However, she…

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I Went To Beauty Influencer School And Came Out The Other Side Forever Contoured

“Can you take a picture of me?” Those were the words heard most often—in elevators, on street corners, hanging off balconies, on Bourbon Street—at E.L.F.’s New Orleans BeautyScape, or what I’m calling E.L.F. presents Beauty Influencer School, an ultimate beauty getaway of panels, competition, and product trials. E.L.F. had gathered 2o of most promising micro-influencer talents—like Ronke Raji (@ronkeraji/231.3k followers), Eloise Dutton (@makeupby_elliee/247.4k followers) and Yesenia Hipolito (@yeshipolito/168.3k followers)—for three days of seminars, competition, and ‘grammable moments. The influencers were competing for their own E.L.F. makeup line and $10,000 as…

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Shop Facial Steamers

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Healing Heartbreak with First Aid Kit

By Minna Shim; Photographs by: Shayna Fontana; Fashion Editor: Jade Frampton Mar 30, 2018 Songstress sisters Johanna and Klara Söderberg of Swedish folk band, First Aid Kit, are having a moment. The burgeoning duo released their new hit album, “Ruins,” earlier this year and recently performed at the historic Beacon Theatre in New York City. Recognized not only for their original lyrics and perfect harmonies, the band’s stylish music videos and stage presence are also inspiring the fashion set, with Gucci taking notice. Shayna Fontana What sets this album apart…

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I Want a Relationship, but My Past Hookups Keep Haunting Me

Dear E. Jean: I’m a first-year associate at a big New York law firm and work 60 to 70 hours a week. This means my social life is squeezed into basically two nights, so when I’m out at a club with a guy I have a crush on and I start getting texts from guys I used to hook up with (or never want to hook up with) about getting together, this reminds me that I can’t make any relationship last more than a month and makes me think I’ll…

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Taylor Swift Releases Second “Delicate” Video on Spotify

Taylor Swift’s surprise second “Delicate” music video just dropped on Spotify, like T.Swift promised. Old enemies make good friends, years down the line, though the video did come an hour late because of technical issues. (And many fans had issues being able to view it as it’s only available in certain regions. The problem was so widespread, it became a Twitter moment.) Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Swift shared a preview of the vertical video at 1 a.m., which features her singing along to the “Delicate” track in the woods…

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‘Smallville’ Actress Kristin Kreuk Explains Her Involvement in the Secretive Group NXIVM

Smallville actress Kristin Kreuk has responded to recent reports she was involved in the secretive upstate New York group NXIVM, which has been likened to a cult and accused of branding women. She said in a statement to ELLE, which she also released via Twitter, that she was involved with NVIVM when she was 23 years old in “what I understood to be a self-help/personal growth course that helped me handle my previous shyness, which is why I continued with the program.” She adds: “The accusations that I was in…

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Meghan Markle’s Favorite Lipstick Is Charlotte Tilbury’s Matte Revolution in Very Victoria

Everything Meghan Markle touches turns to, well, not gold, but something I want, need, or must have right now. Call me royal-crazy, but every time she steps out in a sleek-as-hell coat or talks about her favorite de-puffing eye patches, I feel like I have to upgrade my life ASAP. So, I was pumped when I found out the name of Markle’s supposed favorite nude lipstick, because obviously, I need to purchase one for myself and live that royal life, too. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Yes, Markle is rumored…

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How #MeToo Shook the Yoga World

Something’s snapped. After the 2016 presidential election, women nationwide wanted to make a scene. We flooded streets in protest. We filled out ballots. Whispers gave way to battle cries. We didn’t do it for “attention.” We did it for progress. In “Fired Up,” ELLE.com explores women’s rage—and what comes next. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below “I had teachers grope my breasts in Shavasana, saying that they were helping me open my heart chakra.” This is just one story Aruba-based yoga teacher Rachel Brathen, a.k.a. @yogagirl, read when she began her…

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Cameron Diaz Says She Is Retired From Acting

Once, not at all long ago, Selma Blair joked in an interview that Cameron Diaz was retired from acting at 45, the internet went wild with the news, and then Blair had to issue something of a retraction on her Twitter. “Guys please, I was making a joke in an interview,” she wrote on March 12. “CAMERON DIAZ is NOT retiring from ANYTHING. And for more breaking news: I am NOW retiring from being Cameron Diaz’s spokesperson.” Advertisement – Continue Reading Below 📠📺☎️👩🏻‍🏫 BREAKING NEWS 🚨🚨🚨. Guys please, I was…

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9 Tube Tops that are Made for Adults

If wearing tube tops instantly transports you back to 8th grade, hear us out. The classic can take a classier turn when crafted correctly. Reach for stretch knits in minimalist silhouettes, then style them with gauzy linen pants or an effortless pleated skirt and just like Posh Spice, you’ve transformed into chic Victoria Beckham. Ahead, 9 styles that make a solid case for the chic soon-to-be closet workhorse. 1 Babaton Olaf Knit Top, $65; aritzia.com SHOP Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Advertisement – Continue Reading Below 2 Wolford Fatal Strapless…

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Five Bottles of Rose to Try in Winter and Early Spring

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Amal Clooney Wears Jackie Kennedy-esque Tweed Skirt Set

After wearing the same edgy Alexander Wang leather trench as Cardi B earlier this week, powerhouse lawyer Amal Clooney returned to her signature style in a retro-looking tweed skirt set on Thursday. This one was very Jackie Kennedy: all that’s really missing is the pearls, gloves, and pill box hat. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Splash News Getty Images Getty Images Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Clooney was leaving her New York City apartment to go to a business meeting. It’s simple, minimally accessorized (just a white Roger Vivier bag…

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It’s Patrick Starr’s World, We’re Just Living In It

You’re a company and you want to make florals groundbreaking for spring. What to do? Hire the YouTube star, Snapchat host, Instagram mogul, and overall beauty king Patrick Starrr. You might remember his first glamorous holiday collaboration with M.A.C., but now he’s back with a second collection that’s all about flora. Starrr took time out of his busy, busy schedule (world domination and the perfectly filled brows takes time, people) to jump on the phone with us to talk Mamma Starrr, inclusivity in beauty, Kim K sliding into his DMs,…

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A Huge H&M Sale Might Be Coming Thanks to $4.3 Billion in Unsold Clothes

Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Despite high-profile collaborations with both Erdem and Nicki Minaj last fall, H&M admitted that it is sitting on a stockpile of $4.3 billion worth of unsold dresses, accessories, and other clothing and has seen a 62 percent drop in profits in the three months through February of this year, The New York Times reports. While this is bad news for the Swedish retailer, which also owns Cos and & Other Stories, it’s great news for everyone else since H&M plans to slash prices in the…

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Mark Consuelos Responds to Kelly Ripa Body Shamers

A couple days ago, Kelly Ripa’s husband Mark Consuelos posted the following photo of his wife looking incredible on vacation: Advertisement – Continue Reading Below And because the internet can be extremely UGH, some commenters started criticizing Kelly for her bikini body—saying that 47 is too old to be showing off her figure. For example: “Kelly’s gorgeous, but isn’t there a cutoff age where age appropriateness comes into play? Just because you can rock a bikini, doesn’t mean you should.” Obviously women can wear bikinis for as long as they…

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I’m in Love With Three Women

Dear E. Jean: I’m a guy in love with three women. First, there’s my second ex-wife. We had the greatest sex and tons of fun, but we also fought over everything and nothing. She’s living with a guy, but she recently confessed that she’s not happy, that I still do it for her, and that she’d like to “try again.” And let me say, she’s the best-looking woman I’ve ever been with. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below My current girlfriend can be a serious ballbuster, but the sex is damn…

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Riverdale Season 2 Episode 17 Review — Mission: Rescue Cheryl Blossom

Warning: Spoilers for Riverdale season 2, episode 17, “The Noose Tightens,” ahead. Wow. Just wow. So much happened in Chapter 30 of Riverdale that I barely have the means to process it all. From Archie’s attempts to be Hiram’s #1 henchman to Betty and Jughead’s drug dealer face-off and Cheryl’s jailbreak, it’s like we were watching The Godfather, West Side Story, and Shawshank Redemption all in one episode. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below To cover all our bases, here’s what you absolutely need to know: After Chic’s dead drug dealer’s…

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Champion and HVN Have Created the Cherry Print Hoodie You Never Knew You Needed

HVN, brought to you by DJ-slash-fashion-darling Harley Viera Newton, is the Selena Gomez-approved line that makes the silk frocks you want to wear all summer long (especially while you roam through fields with baskets of flowers.) The feminine silhouettes are delicately nipped at the waist, flattering on any body type, and made in prints of daisies, stars, and other feel-good patterns. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Now, for those days when you feel like wearing sweats over dresses, HVN has you covered. In cherries, gingham, and sweet lil’ palm trees…

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3 Books to Read This Month

Three can’t-miss books that explore identity, loss, and the profound power of words. This article originally appears in the February 2018 issue of ELLE. GET THE LATEST ISSUE OF ELLE 1 Tangerine: A Novel by Christine Mangan If you’re in the mood for a lush literary thriller, pick up Christine Mangan’s impressive debut, Tangerine (Ecco), which takes place in 1950s Morocco. Newlywed Alice’s quiet life is setablaze when Lucy, her estranged best friend, shows up on her doorstep, unearthing a devastating secret and catalyzing a deadly chain of events. Tangerine…

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Amal Clooney and Cardi B Wear Same Alexander Wang Leather Trench

Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Amal Clooney made a rare New York street style appearance yesterday, stepping out in a leather trench coat by Alexander Wang. Paired with a black dress, nude pumps, oversized sunglasses, and a black leather bag, the coat looked every bit ladylike with some downtown edge. The ensemble fit right in with Amal Clooney’s usual sharp office outfits: Splash News But Clooney isn’t the first person to pose for photographers in the coat. Cardi B wore it first during New York Fashion Week on February 10….

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Laura Harrier’s Got the Range

Mar 28, 2018 It’s easy to underestimate Laura Harrier. Make the mistake of judging her based on her looks and you’d think the doe-eyed, Midwest-raised former model is just a run-of-the-mill celeb who got her start in soap operas and Spider-Man: Homecoming. Show her a video of you and your friend lip-syncing Cardi B’s “Bodak Yellow” and your mind will quickly change. Her enthusiastic response—”Oh my god that’s amazing! Should we make one too when we’re done?”—after an overnight flight to Paris that gave her only a few hours of…

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Nobody Wears a Suit Like Amber Valletta

Photographed By Alexi LubomirskI and Styled By Samira Nasr Mar 28, 2018 In the season’s gently tailored silhouettes and menswear-inspired classics, Amber Valletta channels the irresistible glamour of fellow model-turned-actress Lauren Hutton. Cotton blouse, Piazza Sempione, $695, piazzasempione.com. Wool gabardine trousers, $1,350, brass hoop earrings, $670, lambskin belt, $720, ankle boots, $1,100, all, Céline. Gold and diamond pendant necklace, Cartier, $4,800. Gold bracelet, Tiffany & Co., $7,000. Alexi Lubomirski Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Silk shirt, $850, wool pants, $1,490, both, Ralph Lauren Collection, ralphlauren.com. Gold and diamond pendant necklace,…

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