Lisa is a freelance writer from New York who loves fashion, beauty, pop culture, and history. She can't keep plants alive, but only because they're so needy.

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7 Portable Coffee Makers You Can Take Anywhere

If you're the type of person who "can't even" until you've had your morning coffee, you already know that a great portable coffee maker is a non-negotiable gadget you need — unless you plan on running...
By Lisa Fogarty

5 Sunscreen Sprays That Won't Irritate Sensitive Skin

When you have sensitive skin you become an expert at reading product labels — because it seems like everything under the sun can irritate your skin. And, speaking of the sun, learning to find the best...
By Lisa Fogarty

9 Sunscreens For Oily Skin That Won't Clog Your Pores

Finding the perfect sunscreen is tricky, and that's even truer when you have oily skin. Many sunscreens contain oils and rich ingredients designed to prevent dryness. Rich, creamy formulas are great i...
By Lisa Fogarty

10 Natural Deodorants That'll Blow Away Your Expectations

The focus on natural ingredients is, thankfully, making its way to just about every type of product out there, even the ones we apply to our armpits. Modern natural deodorants are far different than t...
By Lisa Fogarty

11 Strapless Bras That Are Actually Supportive

The word "supportive" isn't exactly the first one to come to mind when most of us think of strapless bras. Sure, they work well with strapless tops and dresses, but they usually come with a major side...
By Lisa Fogarty

7 Curling Irons For Perfectly Imperfect Beach Waves

Perfectly imperfect tousled beach waves can make you look (and feel) like you spent the morning with your toes in the sand — even if you're stuck at the office. The best curling irons for beach waves ...
By Lisa Fogarty

7 Dermatologist-Approved Deodorants For Sensitive Skin

If you have sensitive skin, you already know a lot of products can cause irritation, and deodorants are major offenders. Deodorants for sensitive skin are becoming increasingly popular as we learn mor...
By Lisa Fogarty

12 Sports Bras That Are Insanely Supportive

When you finally find the best high-impact sports bra you've ever come across, oh boy, will you know it. The difference between your average everyday sports bra and one designed to support you through...
By Lisa Fogarty

7 Deep-Cleansing Shampoos That Won't Dry Out Your Hair

There's a universe of shampoos out there that claim do just about anything and everything to your strands. But it's the best clarifying shampoos that you might find make the most noticeable change to ...
By Lisa Fogarty

8 Tower Fans That Will Actually Keep You Cool

When you're in the dead middle of summer, battling a heat wave that won't quit, the only thing you'll want to do is kick up your heels, grab an ice-cold glass of lemonade, and position yourself direct...
By Lisa Fogarty

These 8 Gentle Shampoos Will Soothe Your Sensitive Scalp

If you have sensitive skin anywhere on your body, you probably put a lot of consideration into what you put on your skin — and the same should be true when it comes to caring for a sensitive scalp. Fi...
By Lisa Fogarty

6 Cordless Curling Irons You Can Take Anywhere

The best hair tools are the ones that can deliver fast results and are convenient and functional. Ordinary curling irons fall into that category, with one exception: their cords can get all tangled up...
By Lisa Fogarty

The 10 Best Cleansers For Acne Prone Skin

If you have acne prone skin, it can feel like you're walking a fine line between removing excess sebum to prevent acne and completely stripping your face of essential moisture, which can actually caus...
By Lisa Fogarty

10 Summer Blankets To Keep You Cool All Night Long

It may seem like a contradiction at first: who needs a blanket when the temperature outside is a balmy 78 degrees? But blankets can be season specific and the best summer blankets to keep you cool all...
By Lisa Fogarty

The Best Hydrating Face Masks For Dry Skin

With so much attention given to sebum-absorbing clay and activated charcoal masks, it sometimes seems like hydrating face masks for dry skin play second fiddle. But here's the reality: there's a vast ...
By Lisa Fogarty

8 Eye Creams That'll Make You Feel More Awake

We all have the occasional morning when we feel like we slept a total of eight minutes the night before. And, on those mornings, many of us also wake to find a puffy set of eyes staring back at us in ...
By Lisa Fogarty

9 Serums That Help Balance Oily Skin

When we think of serums, many of us picture magical elixirs that transform dry, dull skin and unearth a more radiant complexion. Only one part of that definition is accurate. Serums are magic, but the...
By Lisa Fogarty

7 Serums For Longer Lashes & Fuller Brows

Back in the day (like five years ago), if you were born with long lashes, you wore mascara, and if you were born with short lashes you wore mascara and no one knew the difference. Thanks to the blessi...
By Lisa Fogarty

The Best Amazon Prime Day Beauty Sales

It's that time again — the third annual Amazon Prime Day (aka Black Friday in July) is up on us. And if last year's deals are any indicator the best Amazon Prime Day beauty sales will be worth stockin...
By Lisa Fogarty

9 Clay Masks For Combination Skin

When it comes to skin types, some of us have the best of both worlds — an oily T-zone and dry cheeks and, yes, you detect a bit of sarcasm here. But, over the years, I've made peace with my confused s...
By Lisa Fogarty

How Many Times Has Danielle Staub Been Engaged?

I'm pretty sure Teresa Giudice let out a howl from prison the day she discovered her Real Housewives of New Jersey rival Danielle Staub is engaged — again. Or, as Giudice so eloquently said during one...
By Lisa Fogarty

Celebs Were Very Different In The '90s

Young celebrities these days are hyper aware of their images and as savvy as Wall Street brokers when it comes to orchestrating their own successful careers. They can't help it — they can, literally, ...
By Lisa Fogarty

6 Crazy Things Meghan King Edmonds Did On 'RHOC'

On the current season of The Real Housewives of Orange County, Meghan King Edmonds really stepped up her reality TV show game, whether that meant feuding with Vicki Gunvalson, who has had just about e...
By Lisa Fogarty

Chris Rock's Joke About Lamar Odom Isn't Funny

Comedians play a crucial role in society. They have a gift for forcing others to confront the absurdity of things that can be taken too seriously and help break tension during incredibly tense times —...
By Lisa Fogarty

Kate Middleton & Prince Have A Cute Throwback Date

Forget everything you may have heard about possible trouble in royal couple paradise: the future king and queen of Great Britain are so solid they took a trip back in time to where it all began for th...
By Lisa Fogarty

Nothing Stops Beyoncé From Killing The Red Carpet

While walking the red carpet at Tuesday night's Tidal X: 1020 Benefit Concert at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, Beyoncé wore one of her most scandalous gowns yet. Featuring an extreme plunging neckl...
By Lisa Fogarty

Brandi Glanville Is Too Spunky To Keep Off 'RHOBH'

You either love her or love to hate her, but if you're a fan of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, you probably consider Brandi Glanville as much a staple of the show as diamond jewelry. Believe it...
By Lisa Fogarty

Hayes Grier Is Definitely Going To Win 'DWTS'

Social media star Hayes Grier was a surprise choice as a contestant on this season's Dancing With the Stars. Most viewers, especially those who aren't glued to social networks throughout the day, didn...
By Lisa Fogarty

Justin Timberlake Raves About Jessica Biel

The most stable and secure couples always seem to be the ones that don't feel the need to flaunt their love for each other or brag about their great lives to the rest of the world. But I'm making an e...
By Lisa Fogarty

Lamar Odom Reportedly Speaks To Khloe

Some very positive news has broken about Lamar Odom's condition. Lamar Odom reportedly spoke to Khloé Kardashian after coming out of a coma on Friday, according to E! News. The 35-year-old basketball ...
By Lisa Fogarty

Kris Jenner Visits Lamar Odom

While everyone waits to hear news about Lamar Odom, who was rushed to a hospital in Las Vegas after he was found unconscious at a Nevada brothel on Tuesday, Kris Jenner has traveled to be with Odom an...
By Lisa Fogarty

Simple Vintage Taylor Swift Halloween Costumes

New Taylor Swift is a sassy haircut, short skirt, and legs for days. Vintage Swift was all about curls that didn't quit, carrying an acoustic guitar everywhere she roamed, and a serious collection of ...
By Lisa Fogarty

These Celeb Friendships Will Surprise You

I've always thought of celebrities as a rare breed of animal that can hear frequencies that are imperceptible to the rest of mankind. They inhabit a world where absolutely baffling occurrences — like ...
By Lisa Fogarty

Khloé Kardashian Seemingly Responds To 'SNL' Joke

If the Kardashian and Jenner family is willing to put themselves out there every week and open up their lives for public consumption, you might say they should also be equipped to handle criticism, no...
By Lisa Fogarty

How Taylor Swift Made Her Squad Happen

With the exception of maybe three people on the planet, everyone is gunning for a place on Taylor Swift's squad, and I'm sure there are thousands of fans who, at this very moment, are plotting ways to...
By Lisa Fogarty

Joe Giudice Reveals His Holiday Plans With Teresa

The Giudice family has just a few more weeks left until they will be reunited with Teresa Giudice, and the timing couldn't be more perfect. Joe Giudice is already making holiday plans that prove he h
By Lisa Fogarty

How We Should Talk About Goodman's Weight Loss

John Goodman cut a dashing figure at the BFI London Film Festival on Thursday. Despite the many talented entertainers who joined forces at the event, all anyone can talk about is the fact that Goodman...
By Lisa Fogarty

Kelsey Grammer's Anti-Abortion Shirt Is Confusing

If there was any confusion whatsoever about how Kelsey Grammer feels about abortion, his latest sartorial choice should clear that right up. Grammer wore the world's str
By Lisa Fogarty

Bill Cosby's Deposition Won't Be Public For Awhile

Bill Cosby is having his day in court, but that doesn't mean the public is going to be able to find out the details of his deposition — at least not if the entertainer's attorneys have their way. Cosb...
By Lisa Fogarty

Joe Giudice Blames Himself For Teresa's Sentence

As Teresa Giudice prepares to be released from prison and maybe return to The Real House
By Lisa Fogarty