Skin Care

How An "Oil Scrub" Became The Unexpected Beauty Product My Skin Needed

When it comes to beauty categories, oil has certainly earned the superlative of Biggest Overachiever. The hydrator has surreptitiously snuck its way into our hair products, our cleansing routines, and our showers — but that doesn't mean I took to the trend.<p>Sure, I knew all about its skin-softening, …

Beauty

The Juvéderm Vollure XC Filler Has Just Been Approved by the FDA

While cosmetic enhancements, such as fillers and Botox, are still (unfortunately) considered taboo in today's society, surprisingly, the number of people getting work done is on the up and up. In fact, in 2015, Americans were injected more than 6.6 million times, according to the American Society …

Beauty

3 Somali Women Tell Us All Their Skincare Secrets

How much do you know about Somali beauty traditions? Odds are it's not much. The truth of the matter is that Muslim women have been historically left …

Makeup

How Laser Hair Removal Feels on Every Body Part

Study up!<p>Some are scared of spiders, others fear abandonment, and certain people — like yours truly — are straight-up terrified of pain. But sometimes, it’s worth it. For instance, I'll endure a laser hair removal session if it means I get to skip shaving for weeks. But, with those long-term …

Beauty

This New Skincare Line Was Created for Millennials by Millennials

For many millennials, anti-aging isn’t exactly top priority — ethically sustainable beauty products, sure, but the best wrinkle-fighting products? Not so much. When it comes to beauty, most of us are focused on skincare concerns like breakouts or how to hide a sleepless night. Well, a brand-new …

E.l.f. Cosmetics’ affordable new Massaging Eye Wand will maximize your serum and cream application

The concept and application of eye creams can be incredibly stressful. Firstly, there’s the issue of needing another moisturizer for our eyes …

Makeup

The One Drink a Nutritionist Would Add to Your Diet for Glowing Skin

There's no doubt that the food we eat can manifest via physical changes. While weight fluctuation is a common indication that our diet might be …

Wellness

We Got a Vogue Beauty Editor to Show Us WTF Is Up With Face Masks

Don’t let the marketing throw you off—guys can and should use face masks, and we tested the 7 best.<p>Guys: It’s time to start doing face masks, and doing them often.<p>I myself am not much of a grooming guy. My vanity is stocked with toothpaste, unscented soap and the same kind of generic Degree …

Skin

These Are Naomi Watt’s Fave Age-Defying Beauty Products

Naomi Watts will be 49 this September 28, but thanks to not only a fashion forward haircut and glowing skin, she still looks like a Hollywood ingenue. To say <i>The Glass Castle</i> actress has an enviable complexion is an understatement beyond belief: Girlfriend is straight up RADIANT.<p>Luckily for us, the …

Skin

Is Preventive Botox in Your 20s and 30s Worth All the Hype?

Botox is probably one of those things you’ve always assumed you’ll think more about in 15 or 20 years. After all, the injectable is largely used by …

Lifestyle

The Ordinary Is Dropping Not One, But Two New Foundations

The Ordinary, a NYLON favorite affordable-yet-high-end-quality skin-care line, has some exciting news: they’re introducing <i>two</i> foundation formulas.<p>The new range of makeup is called Colours, a name fitting for a line offering 21 inclusive shades of foundation in two different formulas. The first …

Nicole Kidman Look-Alike Model Julie Hoomans Shares Her Best Beauty Secrets

Model Julie Hoomans, who is a ringer for a young Nicole Kidman, is a runway regular, walking in over 30 shows this season from Carolina Herrera in New York to Louis Vuitton in Paris. From protective hair serums to Bepanthen lip ointments, a tip she picked up from Dior makeup pro Peter Philips, the …

Beauty

8 things nobody tells you before you have a baby

Feed. Sleep. Cry. Repeat.<p>Being a mum is hard work. In fact, it's probably the hardest job in the world. There's no guidebook, you can't turn a baby off and back on again and weekend lie-ins (or sleep in general) can become a distant memory.<p>During those nine months when you knew a tiny human was on …

Babies

Who Pays for Bridal Party Hair and Makeup the Morning of the Wedding? | Brides

<i>There’s something so fun about gathering with your closest friends and getting glam the morning of your wedding. The stories, jokes, happy tears, and glasses of celebratory Champagne are what make those hours so memorable! However, paying for all those services can also be pricey. Do you really</i> …

Wedding Photography

Peel-off lip stain is the latest bizarre beauty trend

Peel-off lip stain sounds equal parts amazing and baffling.<p>The geode hair trend is here and it's absolutely mesmerising<p>It looks a little like lip …

Lips

I tried the snail mucus mask and it was even grosser than expected

When I first saw Drew Barrymore raving about the trendy snail mucus mask (yes, I said "trendy" and "snail mucus" in the same sentence), I had to give it a try.<p>So, why would anyone put slimy goo on their face? The idea dates all the way back to the ancient Greeks, according to Jessica Jeong of the …

Fashion

Curly Hair Products You Need to Try Now

Spring has finally sprung ladies. Prepare yourself for seasonal showers — and the FML humidity that comes with ‘em — with these new products that promise to keep your curls in check, no matter what.

Hair Care

7 "Aging" Habits You Really Need To Stop Worrying About

Tanning by the pool. Drinking to excess. Sleeping around. Eating the entire box of Samoas in one sitting. It seems like every time human beings discover something fun to do, we get word that it's no good, very bad behavior that will lead to wrinkles, heartbreak, and cancer. ( <i>Always</i> cancer.)<p>But …

Beauty

Hard Boiled Eggs Are Being Used As Beauty Blenders, And We're Done

This is the literal epitome of the idiom "egg on your face."<p>Beauty blenders are an important part of many people’s makeup routines and the internet is constantly looking for blender dupes ― think condoms or silicone “sponges.” But this latest one may just be the weirdest one.<p>Some adventurous people …

Brunch

This beauty queen cured her acne with one diet change

A beauty pageant contestant has taken to Instagram to share the one thing that helped clear up her aggressive acne.<p>It’s one of the most common …

Lifestyle

9 Affordable Moisturizers That Work Wonders For Your Skin

Nailing the right skincare routine is the key to a flawless, healthy glow. One of the most important steps is a great moisturizer that keeps your …

Dermatology

If You See a Bottle of Shampoo with a New Barcode on It, Here's What It Really Means

Who doesn't love a great deal, especially when it comes to finding expensive hair products on sale at the local drugstore? Well, as it turns out, …

L'Oréal

Bobbi Brown on Why She Really Left Her Brand and Didn’t Make a Contour Palette

It’s not easy to get attention for being normal, especially in fashion circles. But Bobbi Brown has made a career out of championing the everyday. …

Beauty

The Horrifying Connection Between Dry Shampoo and Hair Loss

The busier our schedules get, the more frequently that seemingly avoidable tasks are dropped from our to-do lists. Somehow, several times a week, a …

Hair Care

17 blonde hair trends that'll convince you to go light this summer

It's time to lighten up...<p>1 Caramel & Cream<p>Try a rich, warm-tone blonde with caramel lowlights blended into creamy highlights. BEAUT.<p>2 Muted Pastels<p>Dip your strands into rainbow hair territory with a faded pastel wash.<p>3 Uh-Huh Honey<p>Honey-toned hair works a treat for warming the …

Fashion

How To Get Your Favorite Beauty Products — For Half The Price

Some things are just better in miniature form — including (but certainly not limited to) cake, golf, pigs, and beauty products. The latter, obviously, is what we'll be proclaiming our love for today. Why? Because oftentimes opting for a cosmetic mini in lieu of the full-size product can be as …

Beauty

Meet Lockwood, Your New Favorite Natural Skincare Line

Once upon a time, natural and organic grooming equaled crunchy granola hippie crap that you could only buy in a health food store and often didn’t do …

Laura Mercier’s upcoming summer collection has what you need to become a sun-kissed siren

You wouldn’t know it from the truly abysmal weather the east coast has been having these past few days, but summer really is around the corner. And …

Laura Mercier

How to Know if a Mascara Is Perfect for You Without Trying It On

Wouldn't it be amazing if you could walk into a drugstore and test out the different types of mascara? Unfortunately, all of those affordable …

Lifestyle

The 5 Best Eye Creams (Oils, Serums & More)

The desert-island must-have skincare item of every makeup artist we’ve ever met, eye cream makes a huge difference in how you look, particularly if …

Lifestyle