I have to confess I had my own list of stereotypes and assumptions about California: 1. It is super crazy expensive to live there, and you have to have a really high paying job to pull it off 2. Traffic is horrible all the time 3. Los Angeles is huge, and it is either very rich areas or...

This week at the Philippine Star's Unblogged, I talk about the four myths about flat shoes that kept me from wearing them. After I realized why they weren't true, I no longer felt too vain for flats. Platforms and wedges are gorgeous and all, but sometimes I just want to wear shoes instead...

Now that Memorial Day is officially over, you don't have to pay attention to any of those silly myths about how you can't wear white. But regardless, this is THE season of the little white dress. Just don't make the cardinal mistake and wear one to a wedding, though you may be tempted because...

Elizabeth Taylor, the legendary actor, philanthropist and activist who died at the age of 79 Wednesday morning once said she was "disgusted by the amount of myth about me that is accepted as fact." But almost every celebrity today is plagued by numerous lies about them masquerading as truth,...

Last week on I chatted with Carolina Bermudez about Summer Beauty Secrets. From sunscreen truths to clearing up the myth about what really happens when you use the sun to "clear acne," we talk about it all. These summer beauty secrets are ones you've been wondering about. Do you think your...

You know how I feel about black. It does not excite me, and I use it sparingly with my clients. In some cases I eliminate black from their wardrobe entirely. In these cases, all those myths about the basic black purse, dress, heels, flats and pants fly out the window. No black? What are you to...

PwC's annual global survey "Demystifying the online shopper: 10 myths of multichannel retailing" takes a closer look at the conventional wisdom about online consumer behaviour and debunks ten common myths. FashionUnited sums up the study's highlights. For this year's survey, four more...

Here are a few myths about French women. Emmanuelle Alt: she is thin (and she would probably be sacked from Vogue Paris if she gained weight) but she doesn't exactly look like a 25 year old. She looks her age, and doesn't wear makeup. Bravo! 1. When we talk about French women, we mean...

Spend a bit of time talking to people, and you quickly realise that these stories are considered to be facts by many of us, with some myths proving to be surprisingly prevalent across the Western world. But what's true and what isn't? In this post we take a look at 7 common myths about our...

fiction as the top 10 myths about gas mileage is debunked. These misconceptions are based on user feedback to www.fueleconomy.gov and are listed in no particular order. 1. You have to drive a small car to get good fuel economy. Advanced technologies like hybrid drivetrains, diesel engines,...

 

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