Hugh Laurie Is the New Face of L’Oreal Men; Terrifying New Research Shows Cosmetics May Cause Weight Gain

Olivia Wilde in Marie Claire.

• Olivia Wilde wears slicked-back hair in a new editorial for Marie Claire. [Fashion Gone Rogue]

• Robert Pattinson has a hipster-y new half-shaved haircut, which he apparently got for an upcoming role. [Us]

• Doctors at New York's Mount Sinai Medical Center have discovered that phthalates, a chemical ingredient in 70 percent of cosmetics and household cleaning products, can throw off hormones that determine the body’s natural weight-control system, thus contributing to weight gain. (Ack!) [Daily Mail UK]

• Hugh Laurie is the new face of L'Oreal Paris Men and will appear in international ads for the brand. Here's a video of him at a photo shoot. [People/Stylewatch]