Yahoo Beauty Contributors

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  • Renée Zellweger’s Beauty: Then and Now

    One thing that has remained relatively constant through the years about Renée Zellweger is her fresh-faced beauty. Here’s a look at Renée, then and now.

  • These Weed-Infused Sweet Potato Fries Are Actually Good for You

    There’s only so many weed brownies one person can stomach on 4/20, but sweet potato fries are the perfect savory alternative. Lighter and healthier than the traditionally sugary edibles we’re used to, these baked fries are vegan, gluten-free, and paleo-friendly. Opt to infuse your own cooking oil at home using avocado oil or olive oil, or for an easier alternative, ask your dispensary if it sells pre-infused oils.

  • Could This Turmeric Hot Chocolate Treat Your Blues?

    For World Health Day, or any day, try an ancient, non-medicinal mood booster in a cup of hot chocolate.

  • Is This Chocolate Mousse the Secret to Better Skin?

    This raw chocolate mousse is what your skin is asking for. It’s chocolate mousse that’s naturally sweetened with maple syrup, and nobody would ever guess that it’s made from avocado. Avocados help you to absorb more antioxidants from other foods containing antioxidants — which makes raw cacao and avocados an antioxidant match made in heaven.

  • Cancer Survivors Proudly Display Scars on the Runway

    Cancer Survivors Proudly Display Scars on the Runway

  • 7 Times Jennifer Aniston Stood Up For All Women

    Happy Birthday, Jennifer! Can you believe the award-winning actress is turning 48? Seems like just yesterday she was serving coffee at Central Perk as Rachel. But even though she doesn’t look a day older, Jen’s done a lot — from giving critically acclaimed performances in movies such as Cake to finding her happily ever after with Justin Theroux. She’s also spoken out publicly on the issues of privacy, paparazzi and today’s societal standards when it comes to women and body image. Here are seven of our favorite empowering moments from Jen.

  • Meet the Utterly Adorable ‘Bucket List Family’ Kids

    Doesn’t everyone wish they could chuck it all and just travel the world? Well, the Gee family did just that. Garrett Gee, 28, recently sold his company, Scan, to Snapchat and walked away with millions. Yes, I know what you’re thinking. Who wouldn’t travel the world if they had millions in the bank?  But wait, here’s the catch. Garrett and his wife, Jessica, aren’t touching that money.  They put it in the bank and are “pretending it isn’t there.” Instead, they sold everything they had for $45,000. ...

  • Betty White and Other Celebs Crushing it Over 90

    Happy Birthday, Betty White! The iconic actress turns 95 today, and she’s showing no signs of slowing down. Thank heavens! She’s still booking regular acting gigs and public appearances.  She’s also very involved in her animal rights, which have been a lifelong passion for her. The adored actress has an extensive and distinguished career that has spanned 60 years and earned her a whopping five Primetime Emmys and 17 nominations. How is she going to celebrate? Word on the street (or an interview with Closer Weekly) has it she’s having a poker party with some of her closest girlfriends. ...

  • The 38 Best Diets of 2017 Ranked by U.S News

    U.S. News evaluated and ranked 38 diets with input from a panel of health experts. To be top-rated, a diet had to be safe, relatively easy to follow, nutritious and effective for weight loss. It also had to be stellar at preventing diabetes and heart disease. Click on to see which diets came out ahead. #1 DASH Diet

  • Jared Leto's Ever-Changing Hair Evolution

    Happy birthday, Jared Leto! Aside from being an Academy Award-winning actor, he is known for his famous locks. We can’t think of too many guys who have changed their hairstyle as much as he has over the years. From his shaggy style in the ’90s cult series “My So-Called Life” to his aughts pink mohawk and his on-trend ombré in 2013, check out Jared Leto’s ever-changing hair evolution.

  • Kylie Jenner’s 2016 Wig Evolution

    Kylie Jenner is the queen of evolving beauty, but in 2016, wigs were her forte. This year, she’s taken her ever-morphing looks to new extremes. From her Met Gala bob, which fooled us all, to the extreme wig she wore to take a tour through Los Angeles incognito, Kylie is the mistress of disguises. Here’s a look back at some of our favorite moments.

  • Beauty Brands That Broke Diversity Barriers in 2016

    The year 2016 was a big one for beauty brands breaking diversity barriers and shattering stereotypes. This year, there was buzz over CoverGirl’s first cover boy, James Charles Dickinson, and the brand recently signed its first Muslim ambassador.

  • 11 Times Jane Fonda Spoke the Truth About Aging

    Happy birthday, Jane Fonda! The actress turns 79 today. Yes, we had to do a double take at that number too. Our obsession with Fonda started in the ’80s when we’d work out in our living rooms with her popular exercise videos. Aside from being a fitness guru, she’s also an Oscar-winning actress, a political activist, and someone who speaks her mind. To learn a thing or two about aging, beauty, and the body, here are some of Jane Fonda’s most unfiltered moments.

  • Gap-Toothed Models Who Are Making Millions

    To toast top model Lara Stone‘s birthday, we are celebrating her in all her gap-toothed glory. While some see space between the teeth as an imperfection, others see it as a major asset. In France, the term for gapped teeth is les dents du bonheur, which means “lucky teeth.” In some African cultures, it’s considered a sign of beauty and prosperity. People often say it conveys sexuality. Regardless, Stone and many of her model comrades have used their trademark pouts to their advantage, strutting the runways and landing some of the biggest ad campaigns in the fashion and beauty worlds. ...

  • Christina Aguilera’s Beauty Evolution

    Happy birthday, Christina Aguilera! The “Genie in a Bottle” singer turns 36 today. Ever since the pop star came onto the scene in the late ’90s, we haven’t been able to keep up with her ever-changing looks. One year Christina can be seen rocking blond retro curls, and another year she’s a brunette beauty. To reminisce on all of Christina’s epic looks throughout the years, check out her “Beautiful” beauty evolution.

  • Meet Big Bad Santa, the Father of 5 Bringing Christmas Cheer Through Weightlifting

    For all the non-believers out there, we have proof that Santa exists … and he’s jacked. “Big Bad Santa,” aka Albie Mushaney, is a 43-year-old father of five. He struggles with Type 2 diabetes (maybe it’s all the cookies kids have been leaving for him to eat on Christmas Eve) and happens to be a strongman competitor. Although he began power-lifting in the ’90s, he called it quits after he gained weight suddenly and had a few bad lifts. Twenty years later, he’s decided to give it another go — and a good one at that. Mushaney’s goal? To be the world’s strongest Santa.

  • 15 Stress-Free Holiday Hair Ideas for Every Length

    Coming up with a holiday hairstyle that’s not a boring ponytail can be hard. Here, 15 ideas for short, medium, and long locks that can be done in a flash.

  • Taylor Swift’s Hair Evolution

    Taylor Swift has grown up right before our very eyes! Starting out as a teen country crooner, she then crossed over into the mainstream market to become a pop queen. As her music evolved, so did her hair. Tay-Tay’s once signature look of springy curls was traded for sleek bobs paired with a bold red lip. To celebrate her 27th birthday, here’s a look at Taylor’s hair evolution.

  • Nicki Minaj’s Beauty Evolution

    When Nicki Minaj burst onto the scene in 2009, she became known as a risk taker. Whether she sported sky-high, multicolored wigs or her Barbie blond hair and hot pink lips, she was never afraid to reinvent herself. As time passed, Nicki ditched the gimmicky do’s and overdone makeup and opted for a sleek and chic style. To celebrate her 34th birthday, here’s a look at Nicki’s beauty evolution over the years.

  • 49 of the Most Iconic Celebrity Bangs

    Bangs are a style statement that these celebs own. So if you’ve considered getting bangs or want to switch up your fringe, take a cue from these stars.