NYC-based rosé drinker and sushi consumer. Passions include coming up with ~witty~ bios and taking the perfect candid photo.

These 5 Podcasts Created By Women Should Be Required Listening

For me, the best way to wind down after a long day is by changing into comfy pajamas, crawling into bed, putting on a podcast, and letting my mind drift off into ~relaxation~. As an avid podcast listener, I'm always on the hunt for new and exciting…
By Lauren Dana

8 Fascinating Things That Happen When Your Estrogen Levels Aren't Balanced

It's no secret that the human body is complex, and sometimes, it can be hard for us to grasp just how much hormone imbalances can impact us, especially when it comes to estrogen. And since estrogen is so important to reproductive health and overall…
By Lauren Dana

These Are The 10 Coziest Candles You Need This Fall — And They're All Under $20

It's officially fall, which means it's time to break out the cozy socks, live in your sweatpants, and get out all the candles. Luckily, there are tons of unique fall candles to try if you're so over pumpkin spice. Besides, what better way to get…
By Lauren Dana

8 Things Under $15 You Won't Be Able To Resist At Target If You're Obsessed With Fall

With fall fully upon us, it is time to start breaking out the cozy flannels, deliciously scented candles, and the most delectable fall-themed treats you can find (hello, apple cider doughnuts, I've missed you). And, while you're fully leaning into…
By Lauren Dana

3 Women Who Never Thought They'd Work In Tech Reveal How They Switched Careers

In this day and age, changing careers isn't as unheard of as it used to be. In fact, it might even be more common than you think. According to a study conducted by Future Workplace, 91 percent of millennials expect to change jobs every three years —…
By Lauren Dana

These Zodiac Makeup Tutorials Make The Perfect Last Minute Halloween Costume

If you're totally obsessed with all things astrology and horoscope, I have good news. Why not channel that love and transform yourself into your actual Zodiac sign in honor of Halloween? Besides, Zodiac inspired makeup tutorials are insanely easy,…
By Lauren Dana

The Bella Twins Are Working On Their Confidence Every Day... Just Like You

America's favorite set of twins (aka Nikki and Brie Bella) may be WWE Superstars (and total badasses, may I add), but when it comes down to it, they *really* are just like us. Bustle sat down with The Bella Twins to chat about all things confidence,…
By Lauren Dana

13 Disney Princess Hair & Makeup Tutorials That Are Perfect For Halloween

Halloween is *almost here* and I cannot contain my excitement. How could you not love a day dedicated to dressing up, tons of sweet treats, and scary movies? Plus, Oct. 31 is the perfect day to go all out: What better excuse is there to throw on an…
By Lauren Dana

The 3 Zodiac Signs That May Have Trouble Fulfilling Your Emotional Needs, Based On Your Sign

In order for your relationship to be successful, your partner must be able to meet your emotional needs, and vice-versa. What's more, everyone has their own needs out of a relationship, which can differ from person to person. Because of this, it's…
By Lauren Dana

3 Ways Breast Cancer Is Different When You're Younger Than When You're Older, According To An OBGYN

Breast cancer is the second most common type of cancer in the United States, and it's estimated that one in eight women will develop breast cancer over the course of their lifetime, according to the nonprofit Breastcancer.org. While fewer than 5…
By Lauren Dana

If Your Partner Says These 7 Things During An Argument, They're Looking For An Out

It's no secret that every couple has healthy disagreements on occasion. Sometimes, however, arguments in relationships can a deeper meaning beneath them. For example, if your partner appears distant and seems to "shut down" during arguments, it…
By Lauren Dana

11 Easy 2018 Halloween Costume Ideas For Brunettes

ICYMI: It's officially October, and Halloween is just around the corner. Although it's hard to believe, it's almost time to start thinking about a costume (or costumes). Alas, I've been hard at work searching the web for easy Halloween costumes for…
By Lauren Dana

7 Subtle Signs You Don't Love Your Partner, Just the Idea of Them

It's no shocker that finding love can be tricky, especially nowadays. And although there are plenty of perks to living in today's digital age, there are also some serious drawbacks to consider, too — especially when it comes to how technology…
By Lauren Dana

This Is What A Breast Lump Actually Feels Like, Compared To Your Regular Breast Tissue

Everyone knows the importance of breast self-exams. While the instructions for administering one seem simple at first glance — feeling around your breast for any lumps or bumps — administering one can be overwhelming if you don't know what to look…
By Lauren Dana

25 Genius 2018 Halloween Makeup Ideas That Anyone Can Do

It's officially October, which means it's *basically* Halloween, right?! Besides, it's never too early to start prepping for an awesome costume that'll blow all of your friends away (not literally, though). When it comes to creating an…
By Lauren Dana

These 22 Quotes From Female Celebrities About Mental Health Are So Important

With increased awareness and education, talking about mental health is becoming more normalized across the United States. A lot of this work is done in our conversations with our friends and family, but when you hear celebrities talking about mental…
By Lauren Dana

7 Physical Signs Your Body is Telling You Your Partner Isn't “The One"

Relationships can be confusing. One second, you're totally head-over-heels in love, and then fast-forward a few months, and you don't even recognize the person you're with anymore. You may know in your heart that your partner isn't your destined…
By Lauren Dana

7 Signs Your Partner May Not Be Emotionally Complex

It's no secret that relationships can be hard work, especially when it comes to understanding your partner's feelings, needs, and emotions and how they relate to your own. However, it's possible that your partner may not be emotionally complex,…
By Lauren Dana

Cinnabon Crème Liqueur Exists, So Now You Can Drink The Best Part Of The '90s

Attention all sweet tooths: You're in for a real treat. If you love 1) treating yourself to a warm, freshly baked and generously iced cinnamon roll, and 2) yummy-tasting alcohol (because dry wines and too-strong vodkas are sooo 2017), get ready,…
By Lauren Dana

7 Questions To Ask Each Other Before Getting Married To Lower Your Risk Of Divorce

It's no secret that relationships are complicated (and nonetheless confusing). And although it would be nice to be able to predict the future with our partner to see how things fare, it's just not possible. However, if you're looking to be proactive…
By Lauren Dana