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Sneak a peek at the brand new Girls' Life starring Rowan Blanchard!


We can't wait for you to read our awesome April/May issue, hitting newsstands and mailboxes starting March 22! Here's a peek at what's happening inside...

Girl Meets World's Rowan Blanchard is *everywhere* these days…and it's not hard to see why. We sat down with the actress-turned-activist to talk feminism, photography and finding your voice. Plus, Row spills on her next major step: starting high school. 

Show us your GL! Want to see *your* face in the next issue? Take a pretty picture of your issue (or snap a selfie with the Rowan cover!) and tag it with #GLRowan and #GLgirl. Our favorite snap will appear in the June/July edition!

Holiday in the sun
Take a trip to the tropics with vacay-ready vintage shapes, fab fringe and flower crowns fit for a festival princess.

Go west
Up-and-coming country crooner Abi Ann breaks down how to get cowgirl-cute...while still keeping things seriously chic. 

Au naturale 
Actress and beauty babe Brighton Sharbino on the ingredients you need to keep *far* away from your face…and why simplicity is key when it comes to skincare. 


Do the twist
Texture is everything this spring. How to braid, curl, twist and tease your way to tress perfection. (And it's actually way easy.)

Beauty boss
Quadruple-threat Ashley Tisdale can now add "makeup mogul" to her seriously impressive resume. We caught up with her about her new makeup line, Illuminate. (Spoiler alert: You'll want to stock up on these blendable beauty basics.) 

Moment of truth…
Does he like you? Take the quiz!

So sweet
Real girls gush about their cutest crush moments. Prepare to swoon. 

Get the grade
The surprising tips and tricks you need to pull an A+ by the end of the year (no, seriously!). 

It's not all Insta and "usies." We break down what being in a #squad really means in 2016.

Love your life
Vine superstar Lele Pons has the secret to getting in touch with your *true* self. It may involve alligators…


Want to be a millionaire?  
Turns out that major fortune isn't so far off! Finance experts spill on what you need to do to make your first milli—starting now. 

Un-cramp your style
Cures for all of your PMS pains, from bloating to binges. Plus, the one superfood to kick the crankies to the curb. 


Better together
You and your BFF will be totally #twinning with this perfect twosome tone-up.

Prom perfect
EVERYTHING you need for the big event—from dress to date to dealing with drama. Just add heels. 

Embrace your space
Teen designer Sawyer Bannister on cutting clutter and focusing on the (pretty!) details.


PLUS: Your perfect spring scent (it's in the stars!), the raddest rain gear, bomb new bags and more. It's all in the brand-new GL—snag a copy now!




Score a stash of rad reads in our Spectacular Spring Books giveaway! Check 'em out and enter to win HERE. 


Bold bags? The best in beauty? It's all in our Fresh Spring Picks giveaway. Enter HERE. 


Score a 3-month subscription of pretty perfumes in our Scentbird giveaway! Enter HERE


Website mentions in April/May 2016:  

*Don't see your link below? Hang tight and check back in next week!

Page 6: Score a 3-month subscription box filled with sweet scents!

Page 35: Go for the green with this bold makeup/mani combo

Page 37: Steal Madison Pettis' style secrets 

Page 39: 10 ways coconut oil will change your life 

Page 45: Win a bouquet of books in our Spectacular Spring Reads giveaway! 

Page 73: Get the how-to on moves from our twosome tone-up

Page 76: These 2016 prom trends are EVERYTHING

Page 79: Check out our perfectly packed prom purse

Page 82: You (yes, you!) can invest. Here's how.

Page 78: Feel the vibes with our ultimate wet-weather playlist

Page 84: Win the best in bags and beauty in our Fresh Spring Picks giveaway


A quick note from the editors...

You asked...and we listened!

GL girls have spoken—and you want to see yourself (and more real girls, like you!) in the magazine. Well, we listened—and we've come up with tons of tiny ways that Y-O-U can appear on our next set of pages. Feel free to be creative, too—we want to see how you're living the life of a true GL girl, so share your pictures and thoughts on all things GL by tagging #GLgirl and @girlslifemag on Instagram or Twitter. Not on social media? Just post your thoughts and photos right here in the comments!

Image credits: 
Ashley: Instagram / Lele: Instagram / Brighton: Instagram / Abi: Instagram / Zoe: Instagram / Sawyer Collection: Instagram / Dove&Ryan: Instagram


by GL | 3/11/2016