Elle Fanning gets glam from ‘the waist up’ for video calls during lockdown

Elle Fanning puts a lot of effort into her look “from the waist up” before taking video calls during lockdown.The 22-year-old actress opened up about her life at home during the coronavirus pandemic with Elle U.S. magazine, and she confessed she’s only…

Elle Fanning puts a lot of effort into her look “from the waist up” before taking video calls during lockdown.

The 22-year-old actress opened up about her life at home during the coronavirus pandemic with Elle U.S. magazine, and she confessed she’s only been putting effort into her look from the waist up before she goes on important video calls with prospective casting directors or her friends.

“I’ve been wearing a lot of comfy stuff honestly. If I have an interview or things with friends on Zoom, I’m like, ‘How do I dress from the waist up in different ways?’ What you normally wouldn’t choose: good necklines, bright colours,” Elle laughed.

And the Maleficent actress has been experimenting with make-up and sharing the results on social media after getting inspired by Brooklyn Nine-Nine star Chelsea Peretti.

“I’ve been doing a lot of make-up, posting on my Instagram. I don’t know if you follow Chelsea Peretti, but she does those weird, funny make-up tutorials,” she added. “I love her. And she has them on TikTok too, making fun of make-up tutorials. So I’m like, ‘All right, I’ll do some wax make-up.'”

Elle, the younger sister of Dakota Fanning, also confessed she’s been embarrassing herself on the video-sharing app.

“I have done some,” she replied when asked if she’s been taking part in the viral TikTok dance challenges. “I can do some dances, but I’m like, I can’t put these out. But I have learned. I do confess I’ve learned the ‘Savage’ one. I know ‘Renegade.’ It’s embarrassing, but yes.”

Elle is currently playing Russian empress Catherine the Great in Hulu’s 10-part series The Great.

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Hailey Bieber threatens to sue doctor over plastic surgery claims

Hailey Bieber has threatened to sue a doctor who has alleged she has undergone plastic surgery.According to editors at E! News, lawyers representing the model and her husband Justin Bieber have sent a cease-and-desist letter to Dr. Daniel Barrett for u…

Hailey Bieber has threatened to sue a doctor who has alleged she has undergone plastic surgery.

According to editors at E! News, lawyers representing the model and her husband Justin Bieber have sent a cease-and-desist letter to Dr. Daniel Barrett for uploading a video to social media platform TikTok over the weekend in which he compared photos of Hailey from 2011 and 2016.

Dr. Barrett speculated the 23-year-old has had surgery on her nose, genioplasty, or chin augmentation, and lip fillers.

However, the couple’s team have now threatened to take legal action against the Beverly Hills-based plastic surgeon for using Hailey’s “name, image, and likeness” in order to “commercially advertise your plastic surgery practice and to spread false, uncorroborated claims that Mrs. Bieber has undergone plastic surgery.”

In addition, they have accused Dr. Barrett of using copyrighted lyrics from Justin’s song Sorry in the TikTok video.

Hailey and Justin’s lawyers have claimed the surgeon is subject to “statutory damages for each wilful infringement” and asked that he issue a public statement retracting the allegations.

The model has not yet commented on the video. However, last week she took to Instagram to deny she had gone under the knife after a fan posted pictures of her face now and when she was a 13-year-old in an attempt to highlight the apparent differences.

“Stop using pics that are edited by make-up artists!” she fired in the comments section. “This photo on the right is NOT what I look like… I’ve never touched my face so If you’re gonna sit around and compare me at 13, and then me at 23, at least use a natural photo that wasn’t edited so crazy.”

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Jane Fonda revives iconic ’80s workout for virtual Fire Drill Fridays rally

Jane Fonda has given fans the ultimate ’80s throwback by reviving her iconic workouts in a promotion for her virtual Fire Drill Fridays rallies.The Grace and Frankie actress took to video-sharing site TikTok on Thursday to post her first clip, in which…

Jane Fonda has given fans the ultimate ’80s throwback by reviving her iconic workouts in a promotion for her virtual Fire Drill Fridays rallies.

The Grace and Frankie actress took to video-sharing site TikTok on Thursday to post her first clip, in which she was dressed in gym clothes and positioned on a yoga mat.

“I’m bringing back the Jane Fonda workout during this home sequestration,” Fonda commented, before launching into a set of leg lifts.

However, the video then switched to a short clip from one of her popular 1980s workout videos, before cutting to a shot of the star standing in a red coat.

“You know what? There are too many workouts happening right now on television and computers. What I would really like for you to do is to work out with me for the planet,” the 82-year-old stated. “There’s a climate crisis that’s a real emergency. Whether you’re on your couch or your yoga mat, would you join me for the virtual Fire Drill Fridays? The future needs you, I need you.”

In the accompanying caption, Fonda called on her followers to join in on the virtual rally she is hosting on Friday alongside members of Greenpeace USA.

“Join our virtual #FireDrillFriday this Friday at 11am PT / 2pm ET to keep the pressure on politicians to adopt a #GreenNewDeal, end new fossil fuels, and enact a just transition to a renewable economy that protects workers and communities. Let’s tackle the climate crisis while we #StayHome,” she wrote.

Fonda has been arrested for civil disobedience a handful of times at her weekly Fire Drill Fridays rallies in Washington, D.C. in recent months, and will take to social media to continue her campaign amid the coronavirus lockdown. Those interested in taking part in the virtual rally can register at Greenpeace USA’s Zoom website.

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Emily Ratajkowski impressed by way young people ‘curate’ social media

Emily Ratajkowski is impressed by the open way in which many young people are approaching social media platforms.In a new interview with People magazine, the model/actress discussed how she believes teenagers are leading the way in creating and control…

Emily Ratajkowski is impressed by the open way in which many young people are approaching social media platforms.

In a new interview with People magazine, the model/actress discussed how she believes teenagers are leading the way in creating and controlling “healthier” environments online, and also confessed that she’s a big fan of the video-sharing site TikTok.

“I can’t stop talking about TikTok. I just downloaded it. I’ve actually thought a lot about it because a lot of people on there are 10, 15 years younger than me, and I think (with them) there is a really great attitude around social media,” the 28-year-old told the publication. “There’s a little bit more of a realism. I feel like when Instagram first came out everyone was over-filtering and (showing) perfection. And now it’s, like, videos about your pimples, and I think that’s really cool.”

Emily is relieved to see the world of social media changing for the better, and told the outlet she’s thankful to the younger generation for taking control over the images they share, something she wished she was able to do when starting out in the modelling industry.

Recently, the Inamorata founder candidly shared her sadness over posing in a bikini at just 14 years old, and went on to praise the way in which up-and-coming models now have the chance to curate their own photoshoots.

“That’s the great thing about the Internet and Instagram: having control and being able to curate your image,” she explained, before adding that she would feel differently about her teenage bikini picture if her friend had taken the photo. “I think that if it had just been my friend on a beach taking it for Instagram, I probably would have a different relationship to it.”

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Lizzo’s TikTok swimsuit videos restored after official review

Lizzo’s swimwear videos have been restored on social media site TikTok after she suggested her posts had been removed due to her size.The Truth Hurts hitmaker, who is known for flaunting her curvy figure, shared her frustration about the deleted clips …

Lizzo’s swimwear videos have been restored on social media site TikTok after she suggested her posts had been removed due to her size.

The Truth Hurts hitmaker, who is known for flaunting her curvy figure, shared her frustration about the deleted clips in a post uploaded to the app on Wednesday, in which she was shown having her hair styled while lip syncing along to a track which repeatedly featured the words “I know”.

Lizzo captioned the footage, “TikTok keeps taking down my videos with me in my bathing suits but allows other videos with girls in bathing suits. I wonder why?”

She then addressed site officials directly, adding, “TikTok… we need to talk,” concluding her post with a single angry-looking emoji.

It appears Lizzo’s pointed complaint caught the attention of TikTok bosses, who have since reviewed her content and restored the footage.

A spokesperson informed the New York Post’s Page Six that they have been in touch with the 31-year-old’s representatives, insisting her body type had nothing to do with her video removals.

Instead, they had flagged her clips for what they believed was the flashing of underwear, a violation of TikTok’s community guidelines. Yet, after revisiting the footage, moderators realised Lizzo had actually been wearing a bathing suit, and allowed all of her previous posts to be restored.

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Lizzo accuses TikTok of removing videos of her in bathing suits

Lizzo has accused bosses of video-sharing site TikTok of removing clips of her wearing bathing suits.The 31-year-old singer took to the app on Wednesday to share a new video of herself lip syncing to a song which repeatedly features the words “I know”….

Lizzo has accused bosses of video-sharing site TikTok of removing clips of her wearing bathing suits.

The 31-year-old singer took to the app on Wednesday to share a new video of herself lip syncing to a song which repeatedly features the words “I know”.

It was accompanied by text on the screen, which read: “TikTok keeps taking down my videos with me in my bathing suits but allows other videos with girls in bathing suits. I wonder why?”

Appearing to imply the videos were being taken down because of her weight, Lizzo added: “TikTok… we need to talk” and concluded her post with a single angry-looking emoji.

TikTok executives are yet to respond to the Truth Hurts hitmaker’s allegations.

It’s not the first time Lizzo has faced criticism of her weight. Fitness expert Jillian Michaels was accused of body-shaming the star last year, after the trainer admitted she was unsure why people were “celebrating her body”, adding: “I love her music. My kid loves her music. But there’s never a moment where I’m like, ‘And I’m so glad that she’s overweight.'”

While Lizzo never responded directly to Jillian’s remarks, she did appear on an Australian talk show shortly afterwards, and said: “I love the fact that kids love me, because I’m making music to make us better, to make us smile, to make you love yourself and I think that children need that more than anything so that they can teach the next generation how to love themselves. Love your body.”

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