Month: May 2019

svetikdGetty Images With countless kinds of skincare products available on the market, it can seem impossible to know the right thing to do for your skin. Brands throw around words like “natural,” “organic,” and “clean,” but what do they actually mean? Are products with these labels on them actually better for your skin? Clean beauty
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Getty Images Not to be dramatic, but deep conditioners are the best thing that’ll ever happen to your hair. Unlike your typical conditioner, a deep conditioning treatment is usually a heavier, more intense formula that works overtime to “repair, reduce breakage and split ends and improve the overall health of the hair,” celebrity stylist and
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Katie Jane Hughes is everywhere. If you’ve landed on Instagram’s explore page, chances are you’ve seen her bold, colorful work on the likes of Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Ashley Graham, and, on her own face (she is a certified selfie queen). She also works with brands like Glossier and Revlon to conceptualize the most coveted beauty products
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Dyeing your hair is always a fun idea, but what happens when the dye doesn’t stay where it’s supposed to? What’s one to do when dye gets on the scalp, forehead, hands, or all three? Stephanie Brown, Master Hair Colorist at IGK Salon, is here to help. She outlines what exactly to do when hair
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Alessandro Michele has a knack for melding old with the new. For Gucci’s pre-fall 2019 campaign released earlier this year, models were transported to the ruined temples at Selinunte Archaeological Park in Sicily where a group of friends in 80s grunge haircuts and tattoos were photographed against the ancient Greek city. For the Gucci cruise
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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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While most athletes favor high-performing and comfortable garments for competition, Serena Williams also dresses with political intention. The tennis champion returned to the French Open in Paris Monday in a custom outfit decorated with inspiring words to silence her detractors and remind the world exactly who she is. “Queen,” “Champion,” “Mother,” and “Goddess” were the
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Courtesy of Project Runway Any given episode of Bravo’s Project Runway has no shortage of unique, funky, and always creative outfits. The designs created by the contestants are just half of the appeal, though—the makeup is often a statement in itself. We took three bold looks from the brand-new season of the show and made
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CoffeeAndMilkGetty Images It’s time to consider a beauty routine detox. When we purge out chemicals found in many traditional beauty products, everybody wins: the planet, animals not being used for testing, and us. But like any diet, the struggle to put it into practice—and stick with it—is real. If you’ve never thought about switching over
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Aside from lounging by the pool with a great book and thanking the universe it finally decided to feel like summer, Memorial Day weekend is all about shopping the excellent sales from your favorite brands. The answer to your immediate question(s): Yes, you need that gingham dress…and, no, that throw pillow doesn’t cost too much.
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Michael GottschalkGetty Images It’s the end of an era for Topshop, the beloved European retail giant. Today the brand announced it will shutter all of its US Topshop and Topman locations, adding to the 200 UK stores that its parent company, Arcadia Group, has closed over the past three years. According to the BBC, Topshop
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Gareth Cattermole/amfARGetty Images Giambattista Valli has mastered the art of excess. The fashion darling is known for his delectably over-the-top, jaw-dropping designs that have been worn by Jennifer Lopez, Zendaya, Rihanna, and other A-listers. But thanks to Valli’s new collaboration with H&M, we can all live out our own glamorous, Disney princess fairytale IRL. Pascal
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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 must be something in the water down under, because Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia has a way of producing some of the best up-and-coming designers. With alma mater brands like Dion Lee and Zimmermann, MBFWA has made Sydney a breeding ground for fresh faces. After transitioning to a resort-only season in 2015 they’ve learned to
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CoffeeAndMilkGetty Images If you want to quit your flatiron and experiment longterm with a straighter look on your natural waves or curls, a keratin treatment is a good place to start. Often referred to as a “Brazilian Blowout,” (it’s just the name of a brand that popularized the treatment), the service “definitely changes the texture
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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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