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15 Reasons A Best Friend Is Way Better Than A Boyfriend

Besties before testes, forever and always. The Other Woman knows what's up. Don't miss it in theaters April 25!

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You can get manicures with your BFF.

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Boyfriends are weird about nails

You can lay and play with each other’s hair.

Boyfriends don’t know how to braid hair.

You can take field trips to the bathroom with your BFFs.

Sometimes people frown when boyfriends enter the girls’ room.
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Sometimes people frown when boyfriends enter the girls’ room.

You can show off one million outfits in the dressing room together without any complaints.

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Boyfriends get restless and bored.

You can vent to your BFF about how being with your boyfriend is like taking care of a small child.

And you never realized you were signing up for motherhood when you started dating your boyfriend.
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And you never realized you were signing up for motherhood when you started dating your boyfriend.

You can share pictures of dream wedding dresses with your BFF.

Boyfriends might assume you’re “pushing the issue.”
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Boyfriends might assume you’re “pushing the issue.”

You can rely on your BFF having an extra tampon in her purse.

Your boyfriend only has his KPW: Keys / Phone / Wallet.
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Your boyfriend only has his KPW: Keys / Phone / Wallet.

You can make choreographed dances with your BFF.

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Only some boyfriends can dance that well.

You can dance into the morning light with your BFF, and they won't get tired.

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Boyfriends want to go home early.

You can feel less shame when your BFF sees you barf after a drunk night.

Boyfriends don't love finding you on the floor.
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Boyfriends don't love finding you on the floor.

You can always count on your BFF to pose for selfies with you, whenever, wherever.

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Your boyfriend still doesn't understand what duckface is.

You can watch Downton Abbey on Sundays with your BFF.

Boyfriends think Sundays are for football.
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Boyfriends think Sundays are for football.

You can give your BFF a spare set of keys to your apartment without it being a big deal.

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Boyfriends might conclude otherwise.

You can catch the bouquet at your BFF's wedding.

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Then you can excitedly tell your boyfriend and see what a real look of panic is.

No matter what, you can always depend on your BFF to be there for you.

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Cuz who else will be if your boyfriend and you ever break up??

Inspired by the female friendship in The Other Woman coming to theaters April 25!

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