Skin/Hair/Makeup

Behold: Rihanna's Fan Mail for Your Enjoyment and Perusing 1

Behold: Rihanna’s Fan Mail for Your Enjoyment and Perusing

If I could earnestly use the term "girlboss" without cracking a smile (it reeks of sexism despite it's ubiquity), I would probably use it to describe Rihanna. She's part performer, part trend setter, part philanthropist, part bad ass, the list goes on. In short, Ri contains multitudes and she's chan
My Secret to Poreless Skin

My Secret to Poreless Skin

Well, not exactly poreless, but close enough.I’ll clue you in on my dirty little secret… I get Chinatown facials every 6-8 weeks. Frills are thrown out the window - who am I kidding, it’s a basement- I go for knee-deep, coal mining, extractions. My amazing esthetician seldom speaks, but I use he ...
Garren: The Man Behind the Manes at Anna Sui's NYFW Show

Garren: The Man Behind the Manes at Anna Sui’s NYFW Show

No two fashion shows are identical. This New York Fashion Week, designers are thinking outside of the box with their collections. Opening Ceremony broke the mold with a drag performance led by Sasha Velour. Ralph Lauren celebrated 50 years with a family-filled show at Central Park. And beauty, like ...
The French Girl Beauty Routine Demystified 4

The French Girl Beauty Routine Demystified

Have you noticed how French girls seem to have taken over our social feeds? I have too, but I don’t mind it. Their nonchalance somehow always manifests in perfectly composed aesthetics. Yet this effortless nature is as refined as a glass of good wine and well-groomed from the generations of chic Fre ...
Labor Day Weekend: The Definitive Beauty Guide 1

Labor Day Weekend: The Definitive Beauty Guide

If you’re like most worker bees, chances are you will be hitting the road this weekend to soak up the last of the summer sun. Just like outfit planning, a little beauty prep goes a long way and will ensure smooth sailing once on the beach. Wednesday: Mask + ExfoliateIf you’ve ever ...
My Favorite Lip Stain is On Sale For $10

My Favorite Lip Stain is On Sale For Only $10

I recently came across The Body Shop’s Lip and Cheek Stain from an interview with the chic hippie Emma Watson. Not one to normally wander into the ethically-sourced beauty chain from the UK, I decided to give it a go since, like Emma, I am chronically pale and need a little berry flush to keep from ...
This App Shows You the Best Hairstyles for Your Face Shape

This App Shows the Best Hairstyles for Different Face Shapes

If I’m be honest, the app world has gone way out of hand, in the best and worst ways possible. There are apps for just about everything you can think of to turn your smartphone into an all-in-one planner, photo editor, medical advisor, the list can go on and on. It’s no wonder why our world is so re ...
cleansing brush

6 Facial Cleansing Brushes to Solve Any Skincare Woes

In an unsurprising turn of events, technology and beauty have blended together. Since the beginning of the beauty-tech industry, when people still used electric hot rollers and primitive straighteners that basically burned your hair to a crisp, our favorite beauty gadgets and gizmos have gotten a ma