December / January 2012

*~*Check out what’s HOT in this issue*~*

On sale and in mailboxes Nov. 15!


EXCLUSIVE! Miranda Cosgrove talks the end of iCarly

Bouncing back from a life-altering accident, Nickelodeon’s teen queen dishes about her plans for 2012, which (listen up!) might include a farewell to Carly Shay.


Check out the exclusive behind-the-scenes video below…


WIN our biggest wish list items

Have YOU been good this year? We thought so! From cell phones to ah-dorable clothes, we’re shelling out the hottest holiday prezzies all December long. Plus, one babe scores TWO ARCHOS 101 Internet Tablets. CLICK HERE to download December’s Holiday Hits Giveaway calendar.


Snag a FREE feel-fab stash

Chill out with our fave spa-worthy beauty products and cozy gear. BONUS! One girl gets a Channel Islands surfboard signed by Bethany Hamilton AND a chance to win a complete Damon System smile makeover! CLICK HERE to download January’s Spoil Yourself Giveaway calendar.

Party like a rockstar…and dress like one while you’re at it

Our new fave girl group, Say Chance, shows you how to pull off this season’s rocker-meets-girly vibe.
Go behind the scenes of our shoot with Say Chance...


Deck the halls—drama-free

Worried about stressed ’rents, nosy guests and other household holiday hiccups? Read our tips for handling the family dramz. Then check off our list of 20 simple ways to get into the seasonal spirit.


Perfect gifts for everyone on your list

Stumped on who should get what? Tasty treats and DIY crafts your mom, your bestie and even your BF will totally love. 

Who’s hot right now? Elle Fanning!

The 13-year-old fashionista chats about everything from her favorite Hollywood monkey to life with her just-as-famous sister, Dakota.


Get a glimpse at Elle’s We Bought a Zoo (in theaters Dec. 23) below…


Score! 10 hot new ’dos you can pull off in five minutes or less

No-fuss, utterly fab styles that'll look hot this holiday season.

Start 2012 feeling totally together 

We’ve got expert advice to help ya get organized. Plus, 10 itty-bitty tweaks you can make to be seriously happy in the new year.



Web links promoted in the issue

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Page 6: Win Miranda’s makeup bag from Neutrogena

Page 18: Score our Best New Trend bold hue look now!

Page 20: Snag our Cute & Cheap date-night outfit looks today!

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What’s HOT this December/January on

Check back December 1st for all this and more!


Party-perfect pieces under $25


The 60-second updo we love!


Our 10 fave mistletoe-proof glosses


5 festive manis


Be a video star

Think you have what it takes to be GL’s next beauty vlogger? Try out here.


Break the ice by midnight

Make him yours by the time the ball drops (really!)


DIY holiday


Rock that fitness rezzie - Coming soon!

Join us on FB as we chat with personal trainers to answer your biggest shape-up Qs.


50 no-fail affordable gifts

Exactly what to snag your mom, dad, sibs and, oh yeah, the BF


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by GL | 2/1/2016