Beauty

Entering the nail salon can feel like stepping onto a battleground. Depending on your nails’ size and shape, it could feel like there are more limitations than possibilities. Whether it’s stressing that your nails are too short for a dark color, or wishing your lifestyle could allow for a stiletto mani á la Cardi B,
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Try It, Love It x Lauren McBride Subscription Beauty Box TILI qvc.com $25.00 She aspires to be a beauty influencer—I mean, don’t we all? Treat her to QVC’s ongoing beauty subscription, which is curated by different influencers each month and features products from Sunday Riley, Becca Cosmetics, Bare Minerals and more. 
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Let’s get one thing out of the way: French manicures have never left. They are, after all, the grandmother of all those trendy negative space nail designs you double tap on Instagram. However, the early 2000s iteration we all wore way back when—square, thick white tip, most likely acrylic—have remained buried right alongside gel pens
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Shag haircuts have always been a go-to style for women in Hollywood and music. You know the style: choppy bangs, tons of layers and an effortlessly cool vibe. Ever since the ’70s, when it was worn by Janis Joplin and Farrah Fawcett, it’s been a style synonymous with individuality. One of the more alluring aspects
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As a beauty editor, I have the luxury of testing a lot of products—anything from skin, to makeup, fragrances, and everything in between. It’s my job to navigate through and narrow down the products that actually—ya know—work. Let’s start with some of my picks from Victoria’s Secret, shall we? Although making a beeline straight for
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Dia DipasupilGetty Images Okay, so you’re not walking down the aisle (this time), but there’s honestly no better position to be in. As a wedding guest, you have the perfect excuse to get all dressed up, get in on the photo booth action, and snap selfies all night long, without any of the pressure. Considering
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Jem and the Holograms meets “Ladies Who Lunch” in an unabashedly cool pairing of rich body pigments and even richer fine jewelry. Gray mother-of-pearl, diamond, and platinum ring, Bulgari. Christian Ferretti Beauty Tip: Add a crisp stroke of royal blue along your waterline with Lancome Drama Liqui-Pencil in Cote d’Azur. DRAMA LIQUI-PENCIL™ Longwear Eyeliner Lancôme
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In case you’ve been living under a rock and haven’t scrolled through post after post on social media of people bitching about Mercury retrograde, allow me to explain what this means: Three times per year, Mercury, the ruler of communication, travel, technology, and intellectual thoughts, changes orbit for about three weeks. When this happens, everything
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Getty Images As much as we love the idea of a complete before/after makeover and the transformative power that comes with a brand new cut, there’s still that 50/50 chance it could go very, very wrong. But it doesn’t have to be a leap of faith every time you pay a visit to the salon—especially
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Today, Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time in Hollywood debuts, placing an all-star cast—including Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, and Margot Robbie—in 1969 Los Angeles, during the end of Hollywood’s Golden Age. The characters are a mix of fiction (DiCaprio and Pitt play a made-up fading western TV star and his stunt double, respectively) and reality
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Like being summoned for jury duty or having to do taxes, getting ingrown hair is one of those sad, unavoidable nuisances in life. As it turns out, anyone who has any body hair (on their face, their armpits, their legs, their, um, private parts) is susceptible to ingrowns. That essentially means everybody. To understand how
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There is nothing that takes you back in time like a scent. While I have always been a loyalist to my go-to perfume year-round (Gucci Bloom, a white floral) and even bought a baby-sized one to stash in my toiletry bag, a friend of mine once told me she always tries a new fragrance when
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Rooted Gold Rooted, golden blondes will be big. “I’ve been seeing more and more of my blondes opting for a rooted look, which has been pretty rare, most blondes love to be bright all around but even I went for a rooted look recently and I love it,” says Brown. “It’s lower maintenance, yet you
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They’re tiny, they’re cute, and they’re colorful. In light of mounting photographic evidence—1,900 #beautyfridge images on Instagram and counting—a packed beauty fridge seems to have superseded the bathroom “shelfie” as the new and preferred way to show off your horde of beauty products. It’s not hard to see the allure: miniature in size and lacquered
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It’s a truth universally acknowledged that the warmer the temperature, the lighter the hair strands, and blonde has always been the go-to summer hair color for those wanting to spice up their look. Serena Williams, whose hair is almost always a rich honey blonde shade, squeezed in a major hair transformation following her Wimbledon loss
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Getty Images Fewer things are worse than dry lips, dry skin, and of course, dry hair. Countless formulas promise to beat the dry and hydrate your strands, but not all products deliver. Some formulas are riddled with alcohol, silicone, and sulfates that ultimately make your hair even drier. Fear not, because Ebony Bomani, Educator and
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