To be honest, the idea of spandex crop biker shorts wasn’t that appealing to me until last week. Partially because I am not a fan of the Kardashians or Yeezy style at all, and because athleisure isn’t my personal go-to.
Hailing from LA, Skin Laundry has been likened to the ‘Drybar of Facials’, serving up facials quicker than a sweetgreen line. There is only one facial on the menu, the Laser Facial, which is supposedly safe for all skin types. Game to try anything once, I visited the TriBeCa shop for a lunchtime facial.
The 18-year-old hip-hop artist hopes to be a force of positive change. Praised by the likes of Chance the Rapper, Leonardo DiCaprio, and James Cameron, Xiuhtezcatl Martinez is also the Youth Director for Earth Guardians, a non-profit dedicated to inspiring young people to activate their voices in response to climate change.