169+ Black-Owned and Founded Beauty and Wellness Brands to Know

Whether small indie startups or veteran staples of the drugstore aisle (and everything in between), there are many, many Black-owned and founded beauty and wellness brands on the market well worth knowing and supporting. The list is ever-growing, so we’ve put together a database of 169+ of these businesses, viewable both in the list below and as a […]

In a Covid-19-Ravaged World, Beauty Brands Offering ‘Humanity’ and Authenticity Will Thrive

“Our world has permanently changed, and our habits as a society have been impacted, so if you’re waiting for things to be ‘normal’ again, you’ll be waiting for a very long time.”Photo: Courtesy of Marc Jacobs BeautyVirtually no industry has remained unscathed by the global health and economic crisis that continues to unfold across the […]

Fashionista Beauty Helpline: How Can I Give Myself a Professional-Level DIY Facial at Home?

Guidance from a pore expert.Photo: Courtesy of Sofie PavittBeauty editors and writers are used to getting late-night (or early-morning, or literally 24-hours-a-day) texts with zero context and burning questions. No, we don’t mean of the “U up?” variety. These inquiries are about skin freak-outs, product recommendations and makeup mishaps… and we’ve seen ’em all. With […]

17 Actually Good Beauty Products That Are on Sale Right Now

Including mood-boosting makeup finds, hair helpers we swear by and beauty tools that’ll make your routine so much easier.Photo: Courtesy of SupergoopJust about every online retailer is having a sale right now — and if you do a little digging, there are some pretty enticing beauty deals to be found.Each week, I’ll be rounding up […]

How Theragun Became a Social Media-Fueled Wellness Flex

Beloved by athletes and fashion editors alike, and sold everywhere from Best Buy to Nordstrom to Goop, Theragun just relaunched with a new name and lots of new products.Photo: Courtesy of TherabodyIn addition to your futuristic Dyson Airwraps, creepy LED masks, massive ring lights and other expensive beauty devices, one tech-enabled tool that’s become ubiquitous […]

What Struggling American Beauty Brands Can Learn From China About Weathering a Pandemic

We spoke to SuperOrdinary’s Julian Reis, who has worked with brands like Supergoop and Drunk Elephant to expand into China.Photo: TPG/Getty ImagesAs the global economy continues to experience the reverberating effects of the coronavirus pandemic, companies across virtually every business sector are facing unprecedented challenges. In the beauty industry, the retail landscape is uncertain, services […]

Glossier Navigates Launching a Beauty Product During a Global Pandemic

Glossier Hand Cream makes its debut with community-shot campaign imagery and donations to healthcare workers on the front lines.Glossier Hand Cream, $18, available here.Photo: Courtesy of GlossierOn Thursday, Glossier launches its newest, in some ways aptly timed, product: hand cream. During a period when frequent, thorough hand-washing is crucial, the drop seems particularly fortuitous. But navigating […]

The 26 Best Beauty Products Fashionista Editors Discovered in March

These are the hair, makeup, skin-care and wellness finds that brought us a bit of comfort during a difficult month.Photo: Courtesy of Sunday ForeverEach 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, […]

Sunscreen Sales Are Declining During the Coronavirus Pandemic — But Experts Say It’s Crucial to Keep Wearing SPF Right Now

Even if you’re not going outside much while isolating, it’s important not to neglect your skin.Photo: George Marks/Retrofile/Getty ImagesAccording to Nielson and NPR, sunscreen sales have been dropping in the U.S. over the past several weeks in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, reportedly down 2.7% the week of March 2 and another 17% the […]