Subscribe   HEALERS // the podcast
May 13, 2016

Three Things

Three Things - Pulmina Plaid Skirt - Beauty Bets

Oh no no no. I need more gingham in my life like I need more stripes. But sweet jesus this skirt is spectacular. And the flared midi cut so unexpected. Whether it’s flattering remains to be seen, and I would probably wear it with pearls or chambray, not a boyish top, but I have my eye on you, Club Monaco Plumina Plaid Skirt!

Three Things - Tastemakers - Beauty Bets

The way we define beauty is changing, and for the better! Join me this Sunday from 11-1pm at Mall of America for brunch + conversation about body image, self-care, and embracing who we are, not who we think we should be. There’ll be mimosas! And some kick-ass panelists including reality TV darling Courtney Kerr and award-winning makeup artist Julie Swenson, who taught me everything I know. My friend + fellow editor Allison Kaplan will be moderating so expect real talk. Tickets here! 

Three Things - How to Ripen an Avocado - Beauty Bets

My biggest grocery-store gripe: hard-as-a-rock avocados. Especially when the sign says they’re RIPE! What’s a girl to do when she needs guac now, or avocado toast for breakfast? Stick your avocado in the oven. No, really. I tested these simple directions from Pure Wow last week and they worked! Next up: bananas.

  • Elizabeth Dehn
    ABOUT ELIZABETH
    Born and raised in Minnesota by surprisingly low-maintenance parents, beauty writer and lifestyle editor Elizabeth Dehn (aka Bets) spent her awkward years buying Mood lipstick and whipping up DIY face masks before founding Beauty Bets in 2009.
    read more
  • Instagram