clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Heck Yeah Olympics

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

Tired of discussing Gabby Douglas' hair? Why not discuss her mascara, instead. Douglas told Elle in a post-Olympic interview that the key to gymnastics beauty is waterproof eye makeup. "After trials I figured that out—I was crying and my eyes were burning!" Also, being generally adorable with a million-dollar smile helps. [Elle]