Jackie Bernstein
Director of Branded Content, Bustle Digital Group

Latest Articles

Which Hair Color Should You Try Next?

By Jackie Bernstein & Tina Gong

Are You Stressed?

By Jackie Bernstein & Mary Rabun

Are You Winning Your Morning?

By Jackie Bernstein & Claire Joines

What’s Your Morning Personality?

By Jackie Bernstein & Mary Rabun

What Does Your Favorite Denim Style Say About You?

By Jackie Bernstein & Liz Minch

Should You Apologize?

By Jackie Bernstein & Claire Joines

21 Ways You Know You're Crushing It

If we have a word for deriving glee from another's misfortune ("schadenfreude") and another for the act of hurling someone out a window ("defenestration"), why don't we have a succinct way to describe the euphoria of a small victory? I'm talking abou…
By Jackie Bernstein

When Running For Office Is A Feminist Act

For better and for worse, Hillary Clinton's presidential bid has encapsulated what it's like to be an ambitious woman in the public eye. As many have noted, the criticism surrounding Clinton's candidacy has reached far beyond "the issues." When the f…
By Jackie Bernstein

How Do Elite Runners Train? — VIDEO

As the most decorated female sprinter in U.S. history and now the veteran of four Olympic Games, Allyson Felix has stood out for both her accomplishments and poise. Felix came to Rio with four gold medals and two silver already under her belt, and sh…
By Jackie Bernstein

What Does It Take To Be An Elite Gymnast? — VIDEO

While the Olympic Games feature an amazing array of events, there's nothing that captivates quite like gymnastics. Maybe it's because you did a little tumbling as a kid, or maybe it's because you still have your "Magnificent Seven" poster from 1996. …
By Jackie Bernstein

Are You Winning Your Morning? - QUIZ

They only happen every four years, but whenever the Olympic Games roll around, I can't help but feel inspired — and a little nostalgic. I was utterly captivated by the Games as a kid. Back in 1996, I always wanted to watch every minute of every event…
By Jackie Bernstein

6 Breakfasts That Will Be Your 'Jam' This Summer

If you're a less-than-accomplished cook, constantly on the go, or trying to eat on the cheap, there's one meal that rules all: breakfast. I'll admit that I'm a bit biased — honestly, I could eat breakfast for every meal — but as long as I have a core…
By Jackie Bernstein

Chase Lindsay Rosen Shares Her Morning Routine

Chase Lindsay Rosen, aka @athleisurely, is basically living my dream: leggings all day, every day. As a social media director and cheerleader for the "athleisure" movement, Chase uses her Instagram feed to serve up an expert mix of inspirational quot…
By Jackie Bernstein

Blogger Emily Gemma On Her Morning Routine — VIDEO

Emily Gemma's blog, The Sweetest Thing, more than lives up to its name, from the pink script logo to the bubbly, just-between-BFFs tone of Emily's posts. Whether she's showing off a breezy #OOTD, posting dispatches from vacations with her husband, or…
By Jackie Bernstein

4 Ways The U.S. Coast Guard Helps The Environment

Although it has been one of the U.S. Coast Guard’s long-held missions, you might not know many details about their efforts to protect our environment. Since the early 1800s, the Coast Guard has been devoted to preserving our nation's maritime environ…
By Jackie Bernstein

9 Fashion Truths That Every West Coast Girl Gets

There's a reason why West Coast style is so often imitated, and it's because of one key word: "effortless." Much to everyone's envy, West Coast girls seem to have a lock on easy, eternal-summer vibes. Whether they're rocking artfully tousled hair or …
By Jackie Bernstein

What Color Should You Dye Your Hair?

"What color should I dye my hair?" This is a question I ponder every time I visit my salon, spot a head-turning color on the street, or read an article about the latest beauty trends. Given that I have a wild mane of curls, I tend to shy away from DI…
By Jackie Bernstein

How To Straighten Curly Hair — VIDEO

When I was a kid, I hated having my hair styled. Most mornings, my mom found herself at the losing end of the hairbrush, so my standard look was wild, uncombed, wavy hair, with a perfunctory plastic clip (just to say we tried). On days I cooperated, …
By Jackie Bernstein

Are You Stressed Right Now?

Are you stressed out right now? It seems like a super-obvious question, but it's sometimes hard to recognize stress unless your body says, "hey, girl — you might want to slow down." Unfortunately, your body "tells" you that you're stressed in cosmica…
By Jackie Bernstein

6 Stressful Moments & How To Deal

Is there any less helpful advice than "chill out"? At some point in your life — likely in a high-pressure, high-stress situation — someone has given you this directive, and it's had the opposite effect on you. Yes, it would be fantastic to exist in a…
By Jackie Bernstein