‘The Circle”s Joey Sasso, Noted Skin-Care Aficionado, Told Us His Full Grooming Routine

It includes a pore vacuum, an unconventional use for a blow-dryer and getting his hair professionally relaxed.Joey Sasso. Photo: Shauna Hundeby/Courtesy of Joey SassoWarning: Major spoilers for “The Circle” below.I, like so many other legions of binge-watchers with a deep, unyielding desire to escape actual reality in favor of reality TV, am obsessed with Netflix’s “The […]

Buzzy Beauty Ingredient of the Moment: Squalane

Dewy, moisturized skin ahead.Photo: ImaxtreeWelcome to our series “Buzzy Beauty Ingredient of the Moment,” the premise of which is pretty self-explanatory: In each installment, we’ll explore an ingredient that’s currently trending in the industry, springing up in a variety of different products lining the beauty aisle. We’ll consult experts to find out about the science […]

13 Expert-Recommended Face Masks to Pack With You When You Travel

Because breakouts, dryness and dullness aren’t ideal jet-setting companions.Photo: Courtesy of HeydayA not-so-controversial opinion we seem to share with literally every single person on dating apps: Traveling is great! Whether a chilled-out vacation, a road trip to visit loved ones or a far-flung adventure exploring another culture, we’re extremely pro-travel. Yay, going places! But we’re […]

13 Gentle Lactic Acid Products for a Glow-y, Radiant Complexion

Exfoliate without the irritation.Photo: ImaxtreeLike a lot of chemical exfoliants, lactic acid is having its moment in the skin-care spotlight right now. And while the buzzy ingredient is certainly more intimidating than say, watermelon masks or “unicorn” scrubs, it can make a dramatic and positive difference to any complexion when usedregularly. ADVERTISEMENTThanks for watching!Visit WebsiteLactic acid […]

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 […]

Exclusive: The Ordinary Is Launching Its First-Ever Face Mask

We got the chance to take it for an early test drive.The Ordinary’s new Salicylic Acid 2% Masque. Photo: Courtesy of The OrdinaryOften credited with having single-handedly democratized skin care, bringing clarity and accessibility to the sometimes exclusionary category, The Ordinary has amassed quite a following over the past few years. But while the Deciem-owned […]

It May Be Time to Reconsider All That Glitter in Your Beauty Products

Particularly if you’re concerned about your own skin health — or the environment. (Or both!)Photo: ImaxtreeNothing illustrates Western society’s decline into self/selfie-obsession like slathering on a face mask full of shimmering flecks of pollution-causing plastic and smiling for the front-facing camera. Okay, maybe I’m being a tad bit harsh. But the point remains: Can we […]

The 28 Best Beauty Products Fashionista Editors Discovered in February

Including colorful makeup palettes, energy-boosting supplements, glow-enhancing exfoliators, spring-y fragrances and rich moisturizers.Photo: Courtesy of Le LaboEach month, Fashionista editors try a *lot* of beauty products. And while not every formula we test is a winner, we’re constantly unearthing new favorites. Here, we’ve rounded up our latest hair, skin, fragrance, wellness and makeup discoveries — […]

13 Products That Will Make You Want to Incorporate Almond Oil Into Your Whole Beauty Routine

Our favorite skin, hair and makeup picks.Photo: Courtesy of GlossierThere are many oils that cater to both dry skin and dehydrated hair. But, if there’s one that really gets the job done, it’s sweet almond oil, which not only hydrates, but acts as a shield. “Sweet almond oil is rich in vitamin E, monounsaturated fatty […]

The 24 Best Beauty Products Fashionista Editors Discovered in January

Including mood-lifting candles, skin-saving masks and fragrances that remind us spring is (eventually) coming.Photo: Courtesy of Glow RecipeEach month, Fashionista editors try a *lot* of beauty products. And while not every formula we test is a winner, we’re constantly unearthing new favorites. Here, we’ve rounded up our latest hair, skin and makeup discoveries — whether fresh-to-market […]