Writer Miranda Feneberger's Beauty Files
Writer Miranda Feneberger's Beauty Files
Beauty

These are the beauty products one mad-about-makeup writer swears by

Welcome to The Beauty Files, where HelloGiggles editors and contributors share what exactly they put…

Woman walking
Woman walking
Money & Career

I’m learning that I shouldn’t base my self-worth on professional success

It was just like any other morning in my seventh grade English class. The bell…

Jenny Slate hypnotherapy after SNL.
Jenny Slate hypnotherapy after SNL.
Celeb

Jenny Slate swears by hypnotherapy for powering through her stage fright after she left “Saturday Night Live”

Jenny Slate is someone we admire for her confidence and honesty. We respect her ability…

Girl taking selfies
Girl taking selfies
Lifestyle

How I’m learning to separate the real me and the ~internet me~

My first Facebook photo shows me at 17, sitting on my bedroom floor. My thumb…

michelle_elman
michelle_elman
Health & Fitness

This size 20 woman still fits into her old size 14 dress, proving numbers are BS and we should love our bodies as they are

Shimmying into pants in a dressing room might actually be hell on Earth. Even though we all…

kesha
kesha
Celeb

Kesha wrote a powerful essay about overcoming her eating disorder

Kesha’s had a rough past few years, but the fact that she’s conquered so much…

fighting
fighting
Dating

Here are eight signs that you’re a toxic romantic partner

Sometimes, relationships just don’t work out as you plan. You might look back and laugh…

"Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art Of The In-Between" Costume Institute Gala - Arrivals
"Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art Of The In-Between" Costume Institute Gala - Arrivals
Celeb

Priyanka Chopra said she was bullied as a kid, and it’s painfully relatable

It’s hard to imagine that a woman who can walk a red carpet in a custom…

friends self esteem
friends self esteem
Friends

6 signs your friendship is wrecking your self-esteem, rather than lifting you up

shastavibes
shastavibes
Health & Fitness

This woman’s poetic letter to her thighs will remind you to love your body

In a world where so many of us are trained to hate our bodies, one…

Woman at Three-Way Mirror
Woman at Three-Way Mirror
Lifestyle

I want you to accept compliments freely — here’s why

The routine was the same each time: I would knock on the open door and…

selena-gomez
selena-gomez
Celeb

Selena Gomez wants girls to know “you’re more than just an Instagram like”

Since she’s one of the most followed people of all time, Selena Gomez’s advice to…

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Screen Shot 2017-03-17 at 4.09.05 PM
Health & Fitness

This model has a super body-positive way to embrace the inevitable moment when your clothes don’t fit

We’ve all been there. The moment you pull on a reliable piece of clothing only…

bikini
bikini
Health & Fitness

When I stopped yo-yo dieting, I started living

Yo-yo dieting is one of the most counterproductive methods used to encourage long-term, successful weight…

woman
woman
Lifestyle

Why my scar makes me beautiful

In The Kaleidoscope of Gender, Joan Z. Spade writes that ideal feminine beauty is “the socially…

Run The World Music Video
Run The World Music Video
Music

8 music videos to watch when your self-esteem balloon is dragging on the ground

woman in underwear illustrated
woman in underwear illustrated
Health & Fitness

I got a breast reduction because my boobs do not define me

From an early age I have always had boobs. That’s right — I said it….

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unknown
Health & Fitness

This body-positive model has us thinking twice about the word “sexy”

We’re obviously here for body positivity, which is why we totally love Instafamous Megan Jayne’s…

acne
acne
Health & Fitness

We need to talk about how acne affects mental health

Most of us have had the unpleasant experience of, at least once, getting a massive…

mac
mac
Lifestyle

Deleting Facebook from my phone was the best decision I ever made for my mental health

One of the first things I used to look at every single morning was my…