Lauren Conrad is totes OK with being called basic now, guys

Last year Lauren Conrad bristled at being labeled "basic," but now she's cool.
That is totally the smile of someone OK with something.Getty Images

Good news, everyone. Former "The Hills" star Lauren Conrad has come to terms with her basic-ness. Last year, Allure dubbed her as such, prompting Conrad to chafe at the signifier on Twitter:


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But apparently she's reconsidered. "I'm probably pretty basic," she tellsCosmoin the magazine's cover story on her. "But I'm also a pretty happy person, so that's OK with me." Well, good.


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None of this, however, answers the question of why Conrad is getting a Cosmo cover to begin with, but some of life's mysteries will never be solved, I suppose.

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