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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Hanahana Beauty Is an All-Natural Skin-Care Brand With a Mission to Empower Women of Color

From the U.S. to Ghana.Abena Boamah, second in from right. Photo: Courtesy of Hanahana BeautyChicago-based Ghanian American Abena Boamah grew up using ultra-moisturizing raw shea butter on her skin, but it would be many years before she turned a reformulated version into a career for herself. First, she became an algebra teacher, pursuing various hobbies […]

The 37 Best Beauty Products Fashionista Editors Discovered in May

Including spray-on sunscreen, a Rihanna-approved lip scrub, a palo santo-spiked moisturizer, CBD gummies that support a noble cause and more.Photo: Courtesy of Fenty BeautyEach 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, […]

4 Black Beauty Entrepreneurs Share the Lessons That Helped Spur Their Success

They offer insights about overcoming self-doubt, leveraging the power of social media and knowing when to ignore outside advice.Hanahana Beauty founder Abena Boamah (L). Photo: Courtesy of Hanahana BeautyWelcome to Career Week! While we always make career-focused content a priority on Fashionista, we thought spring would be a good time to give you an extra […]