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Salma Hayek sports stunning pink hair at 2017 Cannes Film Festival – Today.com

Salma Hayek looks pretty in pink! The actress, 50, stunned everyone when she stepped out with rosy new locks at the Cannes Film Festival on Sunday. She shared photos of her dramatic new hairdo on Instagram. About last night @kering_official @festivaldecannes #womaninmotion #cannesfilmfestival2017 #gucci #hair #kering A post shared by Salma Hayek Pinault (@salmahayek) on May 22, 2017 at 2:40am PDT Her new hue — somewhere between rose gold and…

Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017

‘They stick up for each other’: Meet the sister who cut her hair for the best reason – Today.com

Don’t mess with these sisters! Jorja Orrick, 9, recently chopped most of her long, blond hair into an adorable bob. Unfortunately, when she went to school with the cute style, some of her classmates didn’t find it as adorable. And as young kids often do, they teased her for it. But Jorja’s 11-year-old sister Sarah had her back. In solidarity with Jorja, Sarah decided to cut off most of her…

Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Why a Modern Cosmetics Company Is Mining Armenia’s Ancient Manuscripts – Smithsonian

There is something remarkable about the communities that line the former Silk Road. Bound together by a shared natural environment, there is a reservoir of knowledge here, safeguarded and passed down from one generation to the next. In some parts of the world, you can live and die without knowing what’s growing in your backyard. But in Armenia, there are just some things about the land and the seemingly infinite resources…

Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Diabetes drug may work by changing gut bacteria makeup – New Scientist

Your gut bacteria may help control blood sugar levels Scimat/Science Photo Library By Sam Wong The most successful treatment for type 2 diabetes may work by changing the makeup of gut bacteria. Metformin is commonly prescribed to help people with type 2 diabetes control their blood sugar. It is also being tested as an anti-ageing treatment. The drug is generally believed to work by reducing the amount of glucose made…

Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Discounted makeup sold online could be a dangerous counterfeit – WSB Atlanta

Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017

At least 19 dead in explosion at Ariana Grande concert in UK; terror suspected – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share An explosion killed at least 19 people and injured dozens more at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. USA TODAY Police stand by a cordoned off street close to the Manchester Arena in Manchester, England. There have been reports of explosions at Manchester Arena where Ariana Grande had performed this evening.(Photo: Dave Thompson, Getty Images) LONDON — A deadly explosion at an Ariana Grande…

Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trump swats away Israel report, while Melania swats away Trump – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share President Donald Trump insisted Monday he “never mentioned Israel” during his recent Oval Office meeting with Russian officials. Trump made the comments to reporters alongside Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem. (May 22) AP President Trump visits the Western Wall on May 22, 2017, in Jerusalem.(Photo: Evan Vucci, AP) Trump sidesteps awkwardness in Israel — most of it, anyway After landing in Israel to…

Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Confederate monuments, more than 700 across USA, aren’t going away anytime soon – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share After decades standing sentinel, New Orleans’ Confederate monuments are all gone, with a likeness of Gen. Robert E. Lee the last to go amid debate over whether they represented Southern heritage or were symbols of slavery and oppression of blacks. (May 19) AP In this July 2, 2015, file photo, the Confederate Memorial Fountain is shown in Helena, Mont.(Photo: Matt Volz, AP) After the church…

Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017

More than 600K foreigners overstayed visas in 2016 – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share A new Homeland Security report states that “visa overstays” make up 40% of the undocumented immigrants in the U.S. Ryan Sartor (@ryansartor) has that story. Buzz60 A sign points passengers to the mobile passport control window set up for international travelers arriving at Miami International Airport on March 4, 2015, in Miami, Fla.(Photo: Joe Raedle, Getty Images) More than 600,000 foreign travelers who legally entered…

Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trump administration extends protections for Haitians for six more months – USA TODAY

Nurse Suzan Johnnson from Boston checks the arm of an orphan after being vaccinated at the Be Like Brit orphanage in Grand Goave, Haiti, on Jan. 8, 2015.(Photo: Thomas Freteur) The Department of Homeland Security announced Monday that it will extend immigration protections for 58,000 Haitians living in the United States for six more months, but urged them to start returning to the poverty-stricken Caribbean nation as the protections may not…

Posted: Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Michael Flynn refuses Senate subpoena, invokes Fifth Amendment – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share Former national security adviser Michael Flynn has refused to cooperate with a subpoena from the Senate Intelligence Committee. Video provided by Newsy Newslook In this Feb. 13, 2017, file photo, Michael Flynn arrives for a news conference in the East Room of the White House.(Photo: Evan Vucci, AP) WASHINGTON — Embattled former national security adviser Michael Flynn is asserting his right against self-incrimination in declining…

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017

Confederate monuments, more than 700 across USA, aren’t going away anytime soon – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share After decades standing sentinel, New Orleans’ Confederate monuments are all gone, with a likeness of Gen. Robert E. Lee the last to go amid debate over whether they represented Southern heritage or were symbols of slavery and oppression of blacks. (May 19) AP In this July 2, 2015, file photo, the Confederate Memorial Fountain is shown in Helena, Mont.(Photo: Matt Volz, AP) After the church…

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017

North Korea says it will mass-produce ballistic missile – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share North Korea claims it has test launched and is ready to deploy a medium-to-long range ballistic missile that it calls an “answer” to President Trump’s policies. It says the missile is capable of reaching Japan and major US military bases there. (May 22) AP In this undated photo distributed by the North Korean government on May 22, 2017, a solid-fuel Pukguksong-2 missile lifts off during…

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017

Malden School That Punished Black Students For Hair Extensions Drops Policy For Now02:50 – WBUR

The school in Malden that punished two African-American girls for wearing hair extensions has suspended its ban on certain hairstyles for the rest of the school year. Dozens of protesters gathered at the start of an emergency board of trustees meeting of the Mystic Valley Regional Charter School on Sunday, calling on the board to end what they call a racist ban on hairstyles including extensions, and hairdos more than…

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017

Salma Hayek Pulls a Kylie Jenner and Rocks Pink Hair in Cannes – PEOPLE.com

Salma Hayek made like hair chameleon Kylie Jenner, debuting a new pink ‘do at the 70th Annual Cannes Film Festival on Sunday. “About last night @kering_official @festivaldecannes #womaninmotion #cannesfilmfestival2017 #gucci #hair #kering,” the actress, 50, captioned her side-by-side photos in a post on Monday. One snap gave a close-up of her black gown’s pink floral appliqués that matched her retro waves and pink pout. The other zoomed out on her floor-length frock and its…

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017

Why a Modern Cosmetics Company Is Mining Armenia’s Ancient Manuscripts – Smithsonian

There is something remarkable about the communities that line the former Silk Road. Bound together by a shared natural environment, there is a reservoir of knowledge here, safeguarded and passed down from one generation to the next. In some parts of the world, you can live and die without knowing what’s growing in your backyard. But in Armenia, there are just some things about the land and the seemingly infinite resources…

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017

Aces of Trades: The art of makeup – The Newark Advocate

Buy Photo Katie McCarty, a soon-to-be May 28th graduate of Newark Catholic High School, is 18 years old and already a growing entrepreneur with the Texas-based cosmetics giant, Mary Kay Inc.(Photo: Jessica Phelps/The Advocate)Buy Photo NEWARK – Katie McCarty, a soon-to-be May 28th graduate of Newark Catholic High School, is 18 years old and already a growing entrepreneur with the Texas-based cosmetics giant, Mary Kay Inc. “I started to become…

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017

How 16 Hijabi Women Use Makeup To Express Themselves – Bustle

For the month of May, Bustle is presenting our Beauty IRL package, which is a tribute to our readers’ love of beauty and the way they use makeup and skin care to express themselves, to embrace their identities, and to self-soothe. Check out more of those stories here. In the current political climate, Muslim people are subject to all kinds of misconceptions — about what they believe, who they are,…

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017

Makeup artist’s mermaid makeup goes viral on Twitter – Daily Mail

Mermaids might not be real but this woman’s makeup looks incredibly life-like  Channing Carlisle, 23, from the US, created the very gory look on her leg After posting it on Twitter, it has gone viral and been liked over 195,000 times   By Esra Gurkan For Mailonline Published: 10:32 EDT, 22 May 2017 | Updated: 10:41 EDT, 22 May 2017 e-mail 6 View comments Mermaids might be mythical but this…

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017

Gender confirmation surgeries on the rise shows report by American Society of Plastic Surgeons – USA TODAY

Surgeons conduct an operation.(Photo: Christopher Furlong, Getty Images) Gender confirmation surgeries are on the rise in the United States, according to newly released data from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.  There has been an almost 20% increase in gender confirmation surgeries from 2015 to 2016, with more than 2,300 gender confirmation surgeries being performed in 2016, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, which has been tracking national statistics…

Posted: Monday, May 22, 2017