Birkenstock Is Launching an Unexpected Skin-Care Line Featuring Its Hero Shoe Material

As it turns out, cork can do a whole lot more than just cushion feet.Photo: Vanni Bassetti/Getty ImagesA 240-year-old shoe company that’s graced the soles of millions across the globe, Birkenstock is now trying to get its foot into the beauty-buyer door with their latest launch: a skin-care line. From feet to face, the new line […]

Glossier’s New Product Blurs the Line Between Makeup and Skin Care

Our honest review of Futuredew, the brand’s new “oil-serum hybrid.”Glossier Futuredew, $24, available here. Photo: CourtesyOn Monday, Glossier introduced the latest addition to its growing product lineup; it’s one the brand sees as a return to its roots and to its core philosophy of “Skin first. Makeup second.” Futuredew, touted as an “oil-serum hybrid” and a […]

Why the Beauty- and Wellness-Obsessed Are Turning to the Age-Old Practice of Herbalism

It’s trending, although we wouldn’t necessarily call it a “trend.”HRBLS Chews. Photo: Courtesy of HRBLSEvery Thursday, Rachelle Robinett has a standing residency at a hip, cozy spot in New York City’s West Village neighborhood. Her sets last anywhere from 45 minutes to an hour, depending on the crowd; but if you’re not the type for […]

Beauty Product ‘Capsules’ May Be the Cutting Edge of Sustainable Skin-Care Innovation

Don’t be fooled by their squishy outsides.Eve Lom Cleansing Oil Capsules. Photo: Courtesy There is a revolution happening in skin care, and it’s occurring inside tiny, squishy spheres. Beauty “capsules” — oils, serums and powders housed in self-contained, monodose pods — are popping up everywhere in the beauty market, it seems, from high-tech treatment systems to […]

Shiseido to Acquire Drunk Elephant in $845 Million Deal

The brand’s founder, Tiffany Masterson, will remain on board and promises consumers a seamless transition to the Japanese beauty conglomerate.Photo: Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Drunk ElephantJapanese beauty company Shiseido will acquire “clean” skin-care brand Drunk Elephant in a $845 million deal, the two entities announced on Tuesday. After years of speculation and several months of […]

Total Skin-Care Dummy Whitney Found a Product She Might Actually Keep Investing In

It produced dramatic results in just one night.Drunk Elephant T.L.C. Framboos Glycolic Resurfacing Night Serum, $90, available here.Here’s the first thing you should know before reading any further: I am a total skin-care novice. I’m lucky enough to work alongside Fashionista’s brilliant beauty editor Steph and skin-care-savvy audience development pro Liza, and I have a […]

The 34 Best Beauty Products Fashionista Editors Discovered in September

Including a mask that rehabbed seriously damaged hair, a beloved mascara with an under-$20 price tag and oh, so much more.Photo: Courtesy of Tower28Each 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, […]

The Enduring Appeal of the the Skin-Care Ingredient Origin Story

We’re naturally drawn to urban legends in our everyday lives, so why wouldn’t that extend to beauty products?Photo: Bryan Bedder/Getty ImagesThe global skin-care industry is expected to surpass $179 billion by 2027, and the focus on buzzy, marketable ingredients — CBD, for example — is at an all-time high. Beauty brands are under pressure to […]

12 Acne-Busting Body Washes For All Those Hard-to-Reach Pimples

Because body breakouts can be just as relentless as facial acne.Photo: Courtesy of Esker BeautyFact: Body acne is just as real and relentless as facial acne. And even though it may be talked about way less often, inflamed breakouts and blemishes on the body, whether on the back, arms, shoulders or elsewhere, come with their […]

The ‘Magic Elixir’ That Fixes Dhani’s Dry Scalp

It seemed just weird enough to work, and it did.Kiehl’s Magic Elixir Hair Restructuring Concentrate, $20, available here.Pretty much on and off throughout adulthood, I’ve dealt with a dry, sometimes flaky scalp. It’s tended to worsen around the changing of seasons and would sometimes get so bad that I’d feel embarrassed to get a haircut […]