Beauty

Box braids will always be the crown jewel of protective styles, but with new techniques being birthed at light-speed, the black girl staple is quickly fading to the background while buzzier new styles take the throne. Last summer, knotless braids—a more modern iteration of classic box braids but with less tension at the root—held the
0 Comments
Homebound and craving comfort, we’re all turning to any peace of mind we can salvage, wherever the source. Well, when your Netflix queue has emptied and your patience for puzzles waned, let me introduce you to my self-isolation sedative: charcuterie videos. Those who have surrendered themselves to TikTok know that charcuterie is an oddly popular
0 Comments
“I almost feel like the people who are the most confident probably don’t need a following,” Huda Kattan, a beauty mogul with 42 million Instagram followers and nearly 4 million YouTube subscribers, admits. “They’re probably really quiet, simple people.” Kattan’s life as a beauty blogger and makeup artist isn’t much of either. She’s unafraid to
0 Comments
Francesco Luigi Scotti “So you really want to know [what I’ve had done]?” says Huda Kattan through a shy smile. I do—and I’m guessing her 43 million Instagram followers and 3.8 million YouTube subscribers are also curious. We’re sitting in the bathroom of Huda Beauty’s Dubai headquarters, which often doubles as the setting for the
0 Comments
Saweetie might just be the beauty vlogger we never knew we needed. Earlier this week the rapper, while cooped up in her Los Angeles home during quarantine due to the outbreak of coronavirus, went live on Instagram to demo her new makeup collaboration with Morphe called Backstage With Saweetie. While in Saweetie’s words she, “failed
0 Comments
Imaxtree The dreaded broken nail. First thing first: It’s important to take proper care to prevent infection and treat the wound. That’s where we come in! We reached out to Dr. Dana Stern, a dermatologist specializing in nail care, to discuss what exactly you should be doing to care for your broken nails. Ahead, Dr.
0 Comments
The Islands of Hawaii Candle Capri Blue Volcano Iridescent Jar Candle Capri Blue Anthropologie anthropologie.com $30.00 Smells like: A volcano in Hawaii. Think tropical fruits, sugared oranges, lemons, and limes, redolent with lightly exotic mountain greens. Really smells like: You’ve just returned from a 12-day trip to Maui, and as you open your luggage, the aroma of the island
0 Comments
Maybe it’s the warm weather talking, but summer manicures just hit different. Whether it’s a vacation getaway or hanging out poolside, this fun-loving season makes us divert from our regular manicures for something splashier. The nail trends this summer are no different, taking a cue from 2020’s experimental beauty by playing with shapes and color.
0 Comments
@sirjohn @ It’s getting warmer, ya’ll! And as each day creeps higher and higher in temperature, we get a teeny bit closer to summer. Summer makeup is a chance to experiment with more glow, brighter liners, and blushy cheeks that make a statement. But you’ve also got to deal with sweat. It can seem hard
0 Comments
Since taking the creative helm of Gucci in 2015, Alessandro Michele has created a singular visual identity for the house. One that’s exuberantly twisted, where disembodied heads make runway appearances, gender is fluid (See: Harry Styles in pearls), and the soundtrack is often set to Lana Del Rey. It’s in this bizarro dimension that Thomas
0 Comments
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, beauty and wellness businesses have suspended services and in-person shopping for consumers across the globe. Retailers like Glossier and Sephora are taking cautionary measures to prevent the spread of the disease, with both releasing statements this week on their plans moving forward. Glossier Glossier announced today that it will
0 Comments
Hot Girl Summer 2.0 is just around the corner. But what will sunny days and warm weather mean for your hair? Celebrity hairstylist Clayton Hawkins, who’s worked with the likes of Rowan Blanchard, Elizabeth Olsen, and Noah Cyrus, broke down the biggest trends for the summer, inspired by celebrities past and present. Do the likes
0 Comments
If you didn’t know better you’d think Hailey Bieber was everywhere at all times. See her traveling the world with her husband Justin Bieber. See her on magazine covers, regularly. And see her both at Paris Fashion Week and on late night TV in the same week. Despite being on a plane for more hours
0 Comments
Cavan ImagesGetty Images Twist-outs and wash-and-gos aside, the best part of having natural hair is being able to morph your mane into a bevy of styles: bantu knots, cornrows, braided updos, high-puff ponytails. But when those styles become a bit redundant, there’s no better way to refresh your look than with a protective style. Protective
0 Comments
Rosdiana CiaravoloGetty Images Concealers didn’t ask to be one of the most essential makeup products in our routines, but they are. For foundation-averse folks, thicker concealers can create a light, bare-faced look. But for people like me, concealers serve as my ride-or-die product that hides darks spots and brightens my tired eyes. I’ve run through
0 Comments
While some fill their precious Insta-bio with strings of emojis, beauty influencer Alba Ramos uses hers to tout her dedication to using clean products. Because “clean” beauty isn’t government-regulated just yet, there isn’t one official definition for it. So on her blog and virtual grid, Ramos strives to sift through the noise surrounding the topic,
0 Comments
Ahead of her namesake brand’s 25th anniversary, Monique Lhuillier is launching her first fragrance. The Filipino-American designer has long been a household name, best known for her ultra-feminine gowns worn by A-list celebrities on the red carpet and down the aisle. So it’s no surprise that Lhuillier, a purveyor of beauty and elegance, is stepping
0 Comments