Beauty

Though Jessica Alba now helms a billion-dollar clean lifestyle empire, there was a time when the actress-turned-business mogul was apprehensive about switching to a non-toxic makeup routine. She had the same reservations most people have when it comes to “green” products: it felt intimidating. “I was freaked out as a new mom. I’m not a
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Aypa madewithrespect.com $56.90 Made With Respect is a New Zealand-based online store committed to sustainability and conservation not only of the ocean, but of the land as well.  They sell everything from body care to skin care to clothing, ensuring every brand they work with has a transparent supply chain, natural, ingredients, and recycles. On
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Getty Images No matter what’s on my shopping to-do list, my drugstore runs almost always include a quick trip to the makeup aisle to stock up on everything from liquid liners, compact eyeshadow palettes, and my desert island beauty staple, mascaras. I fall into the category of women with short, stubby lashes, a frustration that
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Summer is here! Any prep for the new season—like planning vacations, buying new swimsuits, and downloading beach reads—should also include a beauty overhaul. Since nothing pairs better with off-the-shoulder tops and sundresses than gorgeous, healthy skin, we spoke to board-certified dermatologist Dr. Marnie Nussbaum for expert advice on how to get just that. But first,
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Courtesy BB creams are nothing new, but what is BB cream really? According to dermatologist Sung-Jae Jung, MD, founder of BB pioneer Dr. Jart+, a beauty or blemish balm (BB) “moisturizes, protects, and corrects,” consolidating your skin-perfecting products into one product. It stands apart from its sister product CC cream, which stands for color correcting
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By the time I was old enough to ask my grandmother questions about her life, it was too late. All I had were skeletons of stories I heard from my mom. I knew that it had been difficult for my grandmother when her parents, Irish immigrants on the vaudeville circuit, left her behind to help
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Daniele VenturelliGetty Images She’s taught you her “New Rules” and made you dance to “Electricity,” and now singer Dua Lipa is venturing into the beauty space. That’s right, “Doola Peep” herself is the new face of a fragrance—and not just any fragrance, but YSL Beauty‘s new women’s fragrance. The winner of the 2019 Grammy for
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Best for the Plane Ride Inflight Transparent Cosmetic Bag Anya Hindmarch bergdorfgoodman.com $295.00 As someone with an extensive in-flight skincare routine (no dryness today, Satan), I can attest to the handiness of this super chic, two-sided pouch. With one opening labeled “take off” and the other “landing” I can have all my designated eye masks, face
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The beauty industry is rife with over the top claims about “miracle” skincare products and services, but one too-good-to-be-true innovation I can confidently get behind is the microcurrent facial. It involves using a low-grade electrical current to “train” your facial muscles to appear more lifted, tightened, and firm. In fact, its nickname is the “non-invasive
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Whether worn in warm nude hues for a daytime vibe or layered dark for nighttime, a smoky eye is universally flattering. That being said, it’s also one of the most difficult techniques to master. That’s why we touched base with celebrity makeup artist Gita Bass, who counts Elisabeth Moss, Cami Mendes, and Olivia Wilde as
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Every time summer rolls around, I want my hair to be longer. Maybe it’s something about the way it feels in an ocean breeze, or maybe it’s the vision of sun kissed, flowing locks. Whatever the case, I need my hair to begin growing faster, immediately. If you can relate, read on as I break
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When it comes to skincare, Sephora doesn’t play. Ever since hemp-derived CBD (cannabidiol) took over as the hottest beauty and wellness ingredient, we’ve seen it infused into all kinds of lotions, potions, and serums. But the beauty giant would never add a new category without doing its homework. That’s precisely why Sephora’s CBD selection is
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Welcome to another episode of Beauty Haul, where we challenge contestants to both shop ($150 budget!) and apply a full face of makeup in less than 30 minutes. Our next contestant is makeup artist turned beauty influencer Christen Dominique. Active on YouTube since 2009, Dominique now has six million followers, watching her videos on everything
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Voluminous Million Lashes Mascara L’Oréal ulta.com $8.99 “Do you know what’s just as good as a solid mascara? A mascara with packaging so bright that I can always spot it at the drugstore, even when I forget what it’s called. But really, this mascara has always stood by me as a great, everyday go-to. It
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Hoxton/Sam EdwardsGetty Images Beauty trends ebb and flow as quickly as the seasons change—sometimes even quicker. Remember pencil-thin 90s brows? Or maybe you dabbled with glitter roots during festival season? While there will always be wacky trends entering the beauty realm at lightspeed, there have been a heap of them that have proved their staying
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Look, it’s not sexy, but it’s a real issue—and one that makes a lot of women feel unnecessarily self-conscious: We’re talking about thigh chafing, aka “chub rub” (cringe). If you’ve ever felt the sensation of your thighs rubbing up against each other until they’re raw, you know it’s the worst. This can be an issue
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There’s something so grossly satisfying about using a pore strip. Looking at all the gunk from your skin almost feels therapeutic. It’s why people can’t get enough of viral pore strip removal videos and photos. But, what is the pore strip actually doing (besides providing #content gold)? We asked board certified dermatologists Dr. Purvisha Patel,
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