All The Best Looks From The 2022 Oscars Red Carpet

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It’s Hollywood’s favourite night of the year!

The Oscars is like the Superbowl of red carpets, but instead of a bunch of men in shoulder pads and helmets vying for the Vince Lombardi Trophy, you get A-listers in designer suits and gowns coveting the Academy’s golden statuette.

After last year’s soirée was curtailed due to COVID, anticipation was high for the 94th Academy Awards (I mean, how many pre-parties does one event need?!). The culmination of that excitement could be seen outside the Dolby Theatre as the darlings of the silver screen posed for the cameras. It was a noticeably neutral affair, with pops of colour (namely red, yellow and purple).

But almost as exciting as the red carpet are the nominees for the 2022 Oscars, which include Andrew Garfield, Will Smith, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Stewart and Kirsten

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I Took the Plunge and Tried Cold Water Therapy. Here’s What Happened

Othership Studio in Toronto. Photography by Graydon Herriot

Cold plunges and ice baths are having a moment. But does this hot trend deliver real health benefits?

“Our aim is to deliver peak experiences of awe and connection, and your experience is super-boosted to the moon — to the moon!”

I’m sitting in a dimly lit lounge surrounded by half-naked 30-somethings, each of us listening with rapt attention as Othership co-founder Harrison Taylor gets pumped about the experience before us. There are about 25 people here on a Friday night for the club’s hot-cold session, and by show of hands, I’m the only one who’s yet to take the plunge.

“Put the hot and cold together and the contrast between the two is way more than the sum of its parts,” Harrison continues. “We are doing deep work here together. We are transforming ourselves,

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Beauty is Everywhere

As I look out into the world, I see so much to be grateful for. Surrounded by beauty, I am left in no doubt that we live in a spirit filled world that is becoming more authentic in the beauty that it is able to appreciate. For so long we have come to define beauty on a superficial level, but as we grow, so will our ability to appreciate beauty grow within us.

With this, understand that only can we recognize and appreciate what is truly beautiful when we have unified with the essence of our own beauty within ourselves. So many struggle to find the beauty in the world when they look outside. Kampanye di media sosial
Fearful of what they will encounter, they see a world filled with anger, hostility and ugliness, and because this is what they see, this is what becomes real for them, and they

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“Gilded Glamour”: What To Expect At The 2022 Met Gala

Dior Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2007/2008. Photography courtesy of Getty Images

A look back at the Gilded Age in fashion history, and what to expect on the steps of the Met.

When the Met Gala makes its return to 5th Avenue the first Monday in May, expect a great deal of glitz and turn-of-the-century glamour.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute announced it will stage “In America: An Anthology of Fashion” as the second installment of September 2021’s Met Gala “In America: A Lexicon of Fashion.” But New York Times’ Chief Fashion Critic Vanessa Friedman revealed earlier this week that this year’s theme could perhaps be interchangeably referred to as “Gilded Glamour.”

It seems two words have never inspired such speculation as visions of Gilded Age attire have left the internet divided between literal interpretations of the era’s patina of opulence and more

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Zoë Kravitz And The Complicated History Of The Pixie Cut

The look is rooted in defiance, independence and women’s autonomy.

Zoë Kravitz can pull off just about any hairstyle. And over the years, she’s changed her look enough times to prove it. The actor has tried a bleach blonde bob, an upper cut, braids, and in The Batman, she pulls the pixie out from her beauty repertoire once again.

As Catwoman (played by Kravitz), Selina Kyle’s ability to alter her persona can be seen in the different hairstyles she chooses. If she’s trying to deceive someone or play a part, Kyle selects one of her many wigs that vary in colour and length. But when she’s her most authentic self, the pixie comes out to play.

It’s a versatile cut that represents the character’s personal freedom. And in the real world, more and more celebs (like Alexa Demie and Florence Pugh)

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