So the dog days are definitely here. July threw down a sweltering gauntlet and I’ve never known August as a month to back down from a challenge. I expect sun. I expect warmth. Basically, I expect to sweat. So, then, what’s a gal – like poor, sweaty, sticky, glistening Gillian Anderson – supposed to do to beat the heat? Well, for one, a tank top helps. But I’m sure I can do better in the helpful advice department. What can I say? I’m a giver.
Ashley GreenePulling at one’s clothing will help unstick them from your body.
Helen MirrenSitting near an open window will help you catch a breeze.
Katee Sackhoff & Tricia HelferRiding a motorcycle will really help you catch a breeze.
Michelle Rodriguez & companionSharing a cold beverage with a friend will cool down your core.
BeyoncéWearing short-shorts will cool your lower body.
Sigourney WeaverWearing just your skivvies will cool your whole body.
Jumping into the pool will bring down your temperature instantly.
Ashleigh Sumner, Cathy DeBuono & Jill BennettWhen all else fails, just make things hotter.
[Via “And Then Came Lola.”]
So, there you have it. Some simple, fool-proof ways to keep cool this August. Or was that hot? Either way, always wear a tank top.