The Naked Advice

Model & Writer Liz LaPoint answers your questions about dating, sex, and relationships

This week’s video was inspired by all the letters I’ve received in which someone writes something like, “My boyfriend is amazing and I love him but he’s never referred to me as his girlfriend” or “What do you think it means that this girl I’m seeing acts like I’m the greatest thing since Velcro when …

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He took me to a beautiful French restaurant in Los Angeles for dinner on a crisp fall evening in 2007. He had approached me at the coffee shop the week before and asked me out, after chatting me up while we both sipped pumpkin spice lattes. He was friendly and sported the salt and pepper …

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M.C. asks: “I don’t know why but the last 4 girls I met online and asked out ghosted on me after the first date. I think I’m a pretty cool guy, I’m smart, have a great job, am reasonably good-looking. I’m not asking for much, I’m not picky, but I do expect to at least …

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Frustrated and Confused asks: “I’m a 26 year old woman who’s been seeing a guy for about a month now. He and I were set up by a mutual friend, because she told me he is newly single and “he’s on the Paleo diet, too!” While eating the same diet is hardly enough for a …

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Fashion designer Carolina Herrera repeated a cliche recently in an interview, during which she was asked about the current celebrity/fashion trend of naked dresses (exhibit A, below). She dismissed the trend, and said, “In life, there should be a little mystery.” Ah, she trotted out the “mystery” line. You’ve heard it before. It’s used to …

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Greetings, Everyone! My weekly Hump Day video is up, so please check it out and share your dating deal-breakers in the comments section below the video 😉 This is a fun topic, because what is a deal-breaker to one person is the next person’s deal-sealer. Tammy Sue McGoo: “I stopped seeing him as soon as …

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