Beauty

It’s officially sandal season, and given the new trend of barely-there footwear, I’ve been extra conscious of the state of my feet. Calluses, ashiness, and month-old chipped polish have got to go. One secret I’ve been relying on when these warmer days took me by surprise? Press-on toenails. Yup, I’m talking adhesive fake, painted toenails
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Danika Wukich has no eyebrows—the combined result of genetics and the unfortunate side effects from overplucking and brow tattooing. But a few years ago, she discovered brow extensions, which brought her to Envious Lashes, a New York City-based beauty salon that specializes in lash and brow extensions. Now a regular, she goes in weekly, entrusting
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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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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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