| Sep 21, 2012
You've got fall fashions on your mind, and I'm here to help. Plus a new Answer Angel feature: A special rant section for you to sound off about what's bothering you in the world of shopping, beauty and style.
Dear Answer Angel: I see lots of nifty shawls...
| Sep 23, 2012
Every few months a new beauty trend, treatment or potion is revealed — the latest skin-tightening laser, an age-defying ingredient or a longer-lasting filler. But should a fresh-faced 20-year-old be using retinol creams? And when is the right time...
| Sep 23, 2012
| 7:39 PM
Emmy host Jimmy Kimmel took shots at Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and "Mad Men" star Jon Hamm's Emmy losing streak, among others, during his four-minute opening monologue. Here are some of his best jokes.
- "'Downton Abbey' is an amazing...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 4:46 PM
Happy Days at TIRR as The Fonz came to visit. Henry Winkler paid a visit to The Institute for Rehabilitation and Research. Winkler provided a few laughs but his mission was serious... inform others about a new treatment for upper limb spasticity...a...
| Jul 18, 2012
A bill that tightens supervision of cosmetic medical treatments like Botox injections and laser skin procedures was signed into law by Governor Brown.
There are already rules in place that require so-called Medi Spas have a medical doctor oversee...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 9:53 AM
Why do people judge when a younger guy wants to date an older woman?
Well, Ashton, the very succinct and basic answer to that is: sexism. Phew. That was exhausting. Now, let's sit on my hearth, and I'll make you some Ovaltine.
| Dec 1, 2012
| 7:00 AM
NEW YORK — Tracy Letts has his hands full these days writing plays and preparing for the release of the movie version of his Pulitzer-Prize-winning drama, "August: Osage County." But he's added another formidable task to his agenda: elucidating...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 7:01 AM
LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif. (KTLA) -- Authorities in Orange County are warning the public about a possible outbreak of botulism involving birds.
Five Mallard ducks and one American Coot were admitted to the Wetlands & Wildlife Care Center (WWCC) in...
| Aug 24, 2012
This is definitely the only time you'll see the Answer Angel linked in any way to Bette Midler.
But I couldn't help thinking about Midler's popular recording of "Wind Beneath My Wings" when your emails started piling up. Readers were the wind beneath...
| Jul 29, 2012
If you're over 40, you probably remember that first time someone called you "Ma'am" or "Sir." It almost surely hurt, no matter how young and fit you felt. Evidently, your age was showing in those wrinkles and sags.
Some decide to live with it; others...
| May 20, 2012
As Dan Via lay face down in the surf in Corolla, unable to move his arms and legs, the thought flashed through his mind: "I'll probably never ride my bike again."
It was Labor Day weekend and the Williamsburg pediatrician, then 51, was relaxing at the...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 5:28 AM
In fact, the folks in Tampa are so vain they probably think this blog post is about them.
Men's Health surveyed cities to determine vanity indicators such as cosmetic procedures preformed, Botox users, folks who go for dye jobs, tallied sales...