What happens when you hire a guy to babysit rather than a girl? Does he make your kids better at sports? Will he still dress up in princess clothes? Would your husband get jealous? Ali's hard-hitting interview with two Manhattan Mannies.Read More »
- Daily Shot | Daily Shot | Wed, Mar 13, 2013 12:09 PM EDT | Comments
Ali speaks to dating expert Andrea Syrtash about those times you just can't fudge the truth on your online dating profile. Plus: the dating tip you can learn from Ali and George's very first date!Read More »
- Daily Shot | Daily Shot | Tue, Mar 12, 2013 1:01 PM EDT | Comments
How many times has a friend handed you her phone and asked, “What do you think he means in this text message?” As women, we spend more time than we’d like trying to figure out what men are actually trying to say. That’s why Ali invited comedian Mike Falzone, author of Never Stop Shutting Up: A Book of Advice and Other Things You Didn't Ask For, to do some translating for us. For example, did you ever get one like this? "Hey, sorry I haven't been able to email you back, things have been really crazy at work." Mike decodes that as: "You're not interesting enough to keep up a text conversation with me." Watch the full episode for more tough love.Read More »
Does everyone have to go bald now?Waxing, plucking, shaving…emergency rooms saw a fivefold increase in pubic grooming injuries over the past decade. So why is everyone so desperate to take it all off? Ali discusses this controversial issue with Yahoo! Shine's Elise Sole and Jordan Carlos from the Yahoo show, "Mansome."Read More »
- Daily Shot | Daily Shot | Fri, Mar 8, 2013 12:30 PM EST | Comments
The idea of mildew on your eyes sounds pretty gross to most people, but that apparently doesn’t worry the people who named one of Urban Decay’s eyeshadow colors,‘Mildew.’ It doesn’t contain actual mildew as far as we know, but the hue is a greenish brown....Read More »
Rather than putting people off, crazy makeup names have become part of the branding that attracts people to a product. Some companies go so far as to send employees on inspirational trips to get ideas for a collection, while others just pile a few people in a conference room for a few hours, trying to decide on names that will make customers laugh.
Nail polish giant O.P.I. has a color called “Uh Oh, Roll Down the Window,” also a greenish brown. Meanwhile, their red, “I’m Not Really a Waitress,” appeals to a customer with a less macabre sense of humor.
Some of the beauty product names, however, simply sound like food. So Shine Beauty Editor Joanna Douglass subjected Ali Wentworth to a game of ‘Eat It or Wear It,’ where she had to g