Glossier’s New Product Is a Departure From Its No-Makeup Makeup Roots

Milky Oil is made to tackle high-pigment, long-lasting, waterproof formulas, and we put it to the test.Glossier Milky Oil, $12, available here. Photo: Courtesy of GlossierGlossier may have built its brand largely around subtle, no-makeup makeup, but its newest launch is a bit of a departure, considering it was created specifically to target those who wear […]

Marc Jacobs Shows an Uncharacteristically Restrained Beauty Look for Fall 2019

No-makeup makeup; no-hair hair; no-nails nails.Backstage at the Fall 2019 Marc Jacobs show. Photo: Courtesy of Marc Jacobs BeautySeason after season, the Marc Jacobs runway serves as a platform for some of the most boundary-pushing, avant-garde, unexpected hair and makeup looks — for better or worse. But for the designer’s Fall 2019 show, the boundary-pushing, avant-garde, […]

Victoria Beckham Is Launching Her Own Beauty Brand

The direct-to-consumer, digital-native line will encompass makeup, skin care, fragrance and wellness.Victoria Beckham. Photo: Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty ImagesVictoria Beckham has been busy these last few years: In addition to helming her successful fashion label that just celebrated its ten-year anniversary, she’s also collaborated with Reebok, designed a line for Target and launched a makeup line with Estée […]

Crystal Facials Are the Next Buzzy Instagram Skin-Care and Wellness Trend

But will putting crystals all over your face actually do anything for your complexion?A crystal facial grid treatment in action. Photo: Courtesy of EnergyMuseAt-home facials are a long-standing weekly tradition for many people, who, every Sunday night, set aside time to treat their skin to clarifying, hydrating and energizing skin-care products in preparation for the […]

The CBD-Laced, Roll-On Body Oil Steph Is Really Into Right Now

It’s moisturizing, pain-relieving and easy to apply.Lord Jones High CBD Formula Body Oil, $75, available here. Photo: Courtesy of Lord JonesI’ve hit a point where 90 percent of the new products I try on a weekly basis include CBD in some form. No fewer than three CBD-spiked beauty products made the cut for our roundup […]

‘Wild’ Skin Care Is an Emerging Trend Seeking to Clarify the Natural Beauty Category

Several brands are aiming to correct the murkiness that continues to plague the market.Photo: Courtesy of Alpyn BeautyRiddle: In 2019, there are more natural skin-care options than ever before and fewer natural skin-care options than ever before. How is that possible? Answer: Because the clean beauty industry has a dirty little secret. “Natural,” “organic” and “clean” are […]

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 […]

A New Crop of Retailers All Want to Become ‘the Sephora of CBD’

Three just-launched online marketplaces are seeking to cure the ails of modern life via the trendy, cannabis-derived ingredient.Photo: Courtesy of Fleur MarchéOn the one hand, CBD is nothing new. One of two cannabinoids in the cannabis plant that has been the subject of any recent substantial research (the other, THC, is the one that gets […]

Buzzy Beauty Ingredient of the Moment: Avocado Oil

It’s a moisturizing, glow-ifying, vitamin-C-rich powerhouse.Photo: David McNew/Getty ImagesWelcome 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 […]

The Skin-Care Industry Is Thriving — but How Long Can This Boom Last?

Experts weigh in on the sustainability of the category’s undeniably rapid growth.Photo: John Sciulli/Getty Images for Nasty GalTo say that skin care came in hot would be quite the understatement.According to the NPD Group‘s total measured market report for the 12-month period that ended last October, sellers of prestige treatment products are running 16 percent […]