Fashion & Beauty

#FollowFriday: What We Read This Week

Finally, Friday! Check our some highlights on this week: Tips on Balancing School and Sorority: It’s commonly said by members of the Greek system that with Greek life, you get out of it what you put into it. A sorority can be a big commitment, and there’s always a fundraiser or social event to

Week in Review: What We Shared

Whew– the week is finally over! What were our favorite stories on UChic this week? Check out excerpts below from our must-reads: Be Yourself- Finding Your Own Chic: “In case you haven’t heard, Nerd Girls are in right now. Make no mistake; we’ve always been around, hiding behind our GameBoy or the newest genre novel of

#FollowFriday: What We Shared This Week

Chicsters! We’re featuring our best content from our brand-new TUMBLR social series and our Twitter Feed each Friday! Check back each week for our favorite #FollowFriday conversation starters. Our favorite TUMBLR post of the week?: DIY Organic Face Mask via Teen Vogue  See the rest of our week-in-review on TUMBLR here and see what we were chirping

Beauty Basics: Avoiding Winter Washout

By Sarah Dougherty, University of Alabama Along with fun holidays and reunions with friends and family comes brisk winter weather, and we all know what that means: dry, pale skin. I’ve put together a few tips and tricks to avoid being washed out during one of the most fun-to-dress-for seasons! (Can you say “layers?”) Keep

CheapChic Winter Wear: 5 Must-Have Accessories

Let’s face it– baby it’s cold outside! The end of the holiday season means an inevitable return to work or class. It’s time to venture from the comfort of your couch (and if you’re anything like me, blazing fireplace) and face the chilly temperatures. Might as well look cute doing so! Here are five chic

CheapChic Holiday Party Dresses

It’s hard to believe that in just three weeks, I’ll be living in New York City. I’m so ready to finally spend my days in the buzz of the Big Apple; I’ve been dreaming of this move for years! The downside?: New York is expensive. Living in this beautiful city certainly comes with a price tag. Looking cute at

Get This Look: On-Campus Work Style

    My roommate, Marissa Lombardo, has a  chic look that is so cute and super simple to pull off!  Working on-campus in an important office,  throwing a studded chiffon tank under a sweater can really keep things fun, yet professional. Get the Look: 1. Black Chiffon Tank – Gypsy Warrior 2. Mustard Sweater –

Weekend Wear: Look of the Day

  By: Emma Martin, Ithaca College A great look for days you’re feeling cold and lazy. I wanted to look chic even in my leggings, so I pulled together a sweater coat and “Nakamol” Statement jewelry– such a fun way to dress up a boring outfit! I love a good long sweater coat/shawl! Banana Republic has some

Build A Better Makeup Bag

  By: Kate McDermott, UChic Managing Editor 5 Beneficial Beauty Buys that Won’t Break the Bank: Aveeno Positively Radiant Intensive Night Cream, $17;  Aveeno Positively Radiant Intensive Night Cream is formulated with Active Naturals Total Soy Complex and vitamin B3 Nvey Eco Mattifying Compact Powder, $26; Soft as silk, NVEY ECO’s Compact Powder derives its texture

Last-Minute CheapChic Costume Ideas

By: Ashley Yenick, Merrimack College It’s Halloween! Are you still completely stumped? Have no fear Chicsters! We’ve got great last-minute costume ideas for you while sticking to that college budget for this weekend’s revelry! Cluesless                           Mean Girls