‘I Am Insecure’: Victoria’s Secret Model Cameron Russell Breaks Down Beauty in TED Talks Video


Model Cameron Russell, who has posed for prestigious fashion houses such as Louis Vuitton, Yves Saint Laurent and Chanel,  answers the most common questions asked about her work in a recently uploaded TED Talks video. Displaying a keen perspective informed by rare sociological insight into race and gender issues, Russell deftly refutes notions that being a model is […]

Viral ’100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2012′ is Fascinating, Creepy [VIDEO]


I find this video to be absolutely fascinating. Initially, I was like “9 minutes long? Fuck this shit!” but then the music began (“Serendipity” by Jack Wilson — a good whiskey-drinking song) and the faces of beautiful women began flashing by and I found myself lost in the moment. Strange how beauty and music can do […]

YouTube Gift Guide: What To Buy For The Beauty Guru In Your Life


I have to be honest — I am quite possibly the worst makeup artist of all time. As a girl who is out the door after one stroke of mascara and a dab of chapstick, the world of cover up, nail polish and blush has always been a bit foreign to me. But, being the […]

Talia Joy Costellano speaks with NMR on Her Cancer Battle, YouTube Trolls, and more! [VIDEO]

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I recently had the honor of interviewing 12-year-old YouTube makeup artist Talia Castellano. Talia is a young girl currently battling two forms of cancer and recently became an online sensation after she began posting makeup tutorials and videos chronicling her life dealing with the disease to her YouTube channel. As I was researching her videos […]

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