• Imani Brammer in Culture

    This Is What Stockholm Syndrome Really Is, And How It Can Affect Your Brain

    This Is What Stockholm Syndrome Really Is, And How It Can Affect Your Brain

    If you haven't heard by now, R. Kelly is back at it again with his perverted, Pied-Piper ways. On July 17, BuzzFeed published a disturbing, bombshell account of the R&B singer's abusive “cult,” in which he's allegedly holding young women hostage and tearing them apart from their families. According to Jim DeRogatis, the reporter who first […]
  • Imani Brammer in Wellness

    5 Products You Need This Summer To Help You Avoid The Dreaded Eyeliner Smudge

    5 Products You Need This Summer To Help You Avoid The Dreaded Eyeliner Smudge

    It's summertime, and truth be told, now is the time when everyone comes out looking their absolute flyest. Except, looking your best when you can't stop sweating can feel damn near impossible. I mean, how many times have you had to go to the mirror and attempt to fix that eyeliner smudge underneath your baby […]
  • Imani Brammer in Culture

    This Model With A Rare Skin Condition Loves The Skin She's In, And So Should You

    This Model With A Rare Skin Condition Loves The Skin She's In, And So Should You

    There can be a lot of emotional baggage to contend with when it comes to dealing with the skin you're in — particularly because it's pretty much beyond your control. But when you have a rare skin condition, that's a whole different type of baggage to deal with. And yet, Sara, Geurts, a 26-year-old model with Ehlers-Danos […]
  • Imani Brammer in Wellness

    The Science Behind Why You Absolutely Love To Pop Your Pimples

    The Science Behind Why You Absolutely Love To Pop Your Pimples

    I don't know about you, but I love watching videos of people popping their pimples. I can sit down for literally an hour just to watch clips of people draining the living hell out of gargantuan, rock-hard, swollen, infected abscesses, dripping puss like a damn water fountain. I know. My ex-boyfriend thought I was nothing short […]
  • Imani Brammer in Wellness

    This Is What Happens Inside Your Brain When You Listen To Your Favorite Song

    This Is What Happens Inside Your Brain When You Listen To Your Favorite Song

    When I listen to my favorite song, I'm usually in my bathroom with the door locked in full-on jam mode, recording an all-out dance routine for the world to see (seriously, watch my Instagram stories if you don't believe me). I'm not quite sure what's happening in my brain when I listen to music, but […]
  • Imani Brammer in Wellness

    Try Not To Cringe At This Woman Who Somehow Lost 27 Contact Lenses In Her Eye

    Try Not To Cringe At This Woman Who Somehow Lost 27 Contact Lenses In Her Eye

    Last time I checked, your eyeballs are enclosed in something called an eye socket, not an eye pocket — meaning you definitely shouldn't be storing sh*t in there for later, right? Or, at least, I'm pretty sure you're not supposed to casually keep 27 contact lenses in your eye socket. Sure, it's a wild guess […]
  • Imani Brammer in Wellness

    This One Food You Always Eat For Breakfast May Increase Your Chances Of Pregnancy

    This One Food You Always Eat For Breakfast May Increase Your Chances Of Pregnancy

    Don't women already have enough to worry about when it comes to their contraception? Apparently they don't, because now they also have to concern themselves with different foods that may make their birth control less effective. And one of them just so happens to be my personal favorite breakfast food, because, of course it is. […]
  • Imani Brammer in Wellness

    This Is What Wearing A Bra To Bed Every Night Can Do To Your Body While You Sleep

    This Is What Wearing A Bra To Bed Every Night Can Do To Your Body While You Sleep

    When I lay down to go to sleep at night, you'll never catch me wearing a bra with my PJs. Actually, if you know me, then you're probably aware I do not wear bras at all, period (I practically invented #FreeTheNipple). TBH, I've always wondered why some women wear bras to sleep. Isn't that the time […]
  • Imani Brammer in Wellness

    This Is What Apple Cider Vinegar Really Tastes Like If You Drink It Straight

    This Is What Apple Cider Vinegar Really Tastes Like If You Drink It Straight

    When it comes to wellness trends, apple cider vinegar might just take the cake for the most magical of them all. From lowering your blood sugar to clearing up your skin, ACV can do wonders for your body from head to toe. But it can be a little tricky to figure out how exactly to […]
  • Imani Brammer in Wellness

  • Imani Brammer in Wellness

    This Is Why You Should Start Walking Around The House Naked More Often

    This Is Why You Should Start Walking Around The House Naked More Often

    One of the best things about being home alone is being able to walk around the house as naked as I please, ass out, with not a single care in this world. I love it. I feel free, unconfined, unrestricted. When my clothes come off, I feel like I'm shedding some sort of unnecessary weight […]
  • Imani Brammer in Wellness

    5 Ways To Learn How To Quiet Your Mind If You're The Worst At Meditating

    5 Ways To Learn How To Quiet Your Mind If You're The Worst At Meditating

    For anyone who's taken up the practice themselves, you don't need me to tell you how essential meditation is for your health. It decreases blood pressure, lowers cholesterol levels, and calms you the f*ck down — just to name a few of the perks. At the same time, I understand meditation doesn't come easily to […]