Miranda Kerr Invites Us Into Her Home to Talk Skin Care and (Not) Modeling

“I’m 36, I’ve got a third baby on the way and I don’t want to waste my time with any BS.”It appears that Kim Kardashian started a trend when she launched her cosmetics brand with an event at her own home. Fellow preternatural beauty-turned-beauty entrepreneur Miranda Kerr similarly chose her own Malibu home as the […]

13 Expert-Approved Ways to Work Glycolic Acid Into Your Skin-Care Routine

We rounded up the best glow-enhancing moisturizers, toners, peels, masks and more.Photo: ImaxtreeAs far as skin goals go, most of us want to glow. And there is almost no surer route to radiant, perfectly glow-y skin than adding a chemical exfoliant to your skin-care routine. Enter: glycolic acid, one of the most popular, effective and dermatologist-approved […]

Lululemon Enters the Beauty Space With Gender-Neutral ‘Self-Care’ Products

On Tuesday, the athleticwear retailer will begin selling moisturizer, dry shampoo, deodorant and lip balm alongside its mega-popular leggings.Photo: Courtesy of LululemonAs the lines between athleisure, wellness, skin care and self care become hazier and more fashion brands look to cash in on the amazingly lucrative beauty market, the inevitable has happened: Lululemon, the successful […]

11 White Eyeliners That Will Make You Look Wide Awake, Even If You’re Not

We rounded up makeup artists’ favorite brightening product picks.Photo: ImaxtreeWhite eyeliner can be downright magical, but it may very well be the middle child of the eye makeup family — it could use more attention. Its relevance seems to come and go with the season, being reserved for spring and summer, but it’s actually quite […]

The Burgeoning Field of Psychodermatology Explores the Link Between Mental Health and Skin

If the mind can cause skin issues, can it heal them, too?Photo: ImaxtreeDr. Amy Wechsler would rather you didn’t call her a psychodermatologist, thanks. “My friends tease me; it’s not a great term,” she says with a sigh. Unfortunate double meaning aside, the portmanteau deftly describes Dr. Wechsler’s line of work. “I’m a psychiatrist and […]

Pat McGrath Is Launching a Foundation With 36 Shade Options

Meet Pat McGrath Labs Sublime Perfection Foundation.The Pat McGrath Labs Sublime Perfection collection. Photo: Courtesy of Pat McGrath LabsAfter 25 years of field research, six years of product development and lots of cryptic Instagram teasers, Pat McGrath is finally launching a foundation. Having had a hand in the product development for plenty of other brands’ […]

Steph’s Go-To Pedicure Nail Polish Right Now

The prettiest blue.Jin Soon nail polish in Aero, $18, available here.  Photo: Courtesy of Jin SoonLike cilantro, Taylor Swift and leg washing, blue nails can be pretty polarizing. Never forget that one episode of “Friends” when Monica wears blue press-ons to keep from biting her nails and inviting critique from her mother Judy, only to have […]

Unilever Acquires Skin-Care Brand Tatcha for a Reported $500 Million

The luxury beauty company is also supposedly on track for $100 million in sales this year.Photo: Courtesy of TatchaPrestige skin-care company Tatcha has been acquired by Unilever in a deal that reportedly “approaches $500 million,” according to WWD. The exact terms of the deal were not disclosed.The luxury skin-care brand founded by Vicky Tsai 10 […]

Lip Plumpers Have Made a Return, and They’ve Evolved Since the Early 2000s

Alas, they’re back!Photo: JP Yim/Getty ImagesWhat brows are to today — the reigning champion of the face for which every brand has a product and every beauty guru has a tutorial — lips were to 2005. A key piece of the early-millennium beauty experience, no day of driving around in your friend’s Volkswagen Beetle, listening […]

New Beauty and Wellness Line Prima, by Honest Company Veterans, Aims to Rebrand CBD

Launching Wednesday, the brand has raised $3.25 million toward its mission of becoming a trusted go-to for safe, clean products in a crowded, confusing, unregulated space.Photo: Courtesy of PrimaI receive an average of three PR emails per day that include the acronym CBD, and I’m sure many of you who don’t write about beauty and […]