By Maria de Lourdes Campos |Staff Writer| Social media can be the platform in which celebrities endorse the latest fashion craze. Kim Kardashian, Amber Rose, and Black Chyna swear by waist training as the new standard for beauty. What exactly is a waist trainer? “A waist trainer is a device that is made up essentially of bands of material that wrap tightly around the waist and lower rib cage to provide women with an instantly slimming hourglass figure,” said student Monica Sanchez. Sanchez said that on social media, actresses like Brooke Burke and Jessica Alba were trending because they gave credit to waist trainers for helping them get back into shape after giving … [Read more...] about Coke Bottle Body
By Sarah Johnson |Staff Writer| It used to be that if you were a guy with long hair, it was assumed that you were either in a rock band, rode a Harley, unemployable, covered in tattoos and piercings, or basically “rough around the edges.” With the new “man bun” trend surfacing over the past half-decade or so, it appears as though the winds of change are blowing through that full, manly head of hair of yours. A number of men are growing out their hair and rocking what is called a man bun, which is basically similar to buns that women wear atop their heads, but on a man. For most men, it’s a quick and tidy solution when you need to get your long hair out … [Read more...] about To Man Bun or not to Man Bun?