Beauty

So you’ve got a blackhead. A blackhead, also known as a small clogged pore or open comedone, has a black appearance due to the oxidation of the trapped substances. If you’ve ever tried to pop a blackhead, you’ve probably experienced the harsh reality that popping these bad boys only leads to more. Thankfully Dr. David
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Turning 30 can feel like a really big deal. Maybe you’re trying to manifest the epic mental mood board you’ve created for yourself, or perhaps you’re gearing up to make big moves in your career or relationship status. On top of all that, you’re probably also thinking about what to keep (and what to cut)
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Chestnuts roasting by the open fire. Tea brewing in the kitchen. The scent of a freshly cut pine as you walk in the door. Freshly baked cookies chased by the sharp sweetness of celebratory champagne. Make your favorite holiday scents last—or get them started early—with these atmospheric Christmas candles. 1 Nest Festive Candle Trio Set
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Look up “cut crease tutorial” and you’ll see a million faces of beauty vloggers that are different, but the same. A uniform, airbrushed makeup look has become the new normal: Thick, ombré block eyebrows, heavily contoured cheeks, blinding highlighter, fluttering false eyelashes. Picture a Bratz doll—or Kylie Jenner. Some call it “Instagram makeup.” Some call
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Get past two security lines and a crush of Gucci-clad girls, and you’ll arrive at L’Eden by Perrier-Jouët, a days-long oceanside party thrown by the champagne brand and hosted—at least for a night—by Winnie Harlow. Like Leonardo DiCaprio and Teyana Taylor, the 24-year-old model has touched down in Miami Beach for the Art Basel fair,
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Instagram/@marcusrfrancis There are so many new hair styling tools on the market (hello, Dyson Airwrap) it can feel impossible to get a handle on them all. Curling wands, in particular, can be confusing—why should you use it versus a curling iron? What size barrel is best? What kind of styling products are you supposed to
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It’s no secret that Jasmine Tookes is the resident beauty junkie among the Victoria’s Secret Angels. Anytime we’ve asked other Angels for their beauty tips, her name always comes up. Romee Strijd calls Tookes an “expert” and asks her to do her makeup before events. Josephine Skriver says she learned to use baby oil after
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Scent is a powerful thing. The fragrance of apple pie can take you right back to your grandparents’ house on a Sunday, while the aroma of freshly ground coffee can have you bounding out of bed, ready to embrace the day. The science But what is it about scent that affects us on such an
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“I love my wigs because I get to take them off at midnight, like Cinderella,” Jackie Aina jokes while applying a lace front she’s named “Naomi.” It’s just one of the hilarious tidbits she shares while going through her extensive morning routine for an episode of ELLE.com’s “Waking Up With” series. Aina is extra and
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Instagram/@hawaiinails.taylorhills Every woman knows how painful it is to accidentally smudge your eyeliner after finally perfecting your cat eye, spill droplets of coffee on a light t-shirt, and worst of them all, walk around with chipped nail polish. I’ve spent hundreds of dollars each month on gel manicures to avoid chipped nails but as a
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If you’ve ever dreamed of velvety soft skin, exfoliators are here to help. Exfoliation, or the act of removing the dead skin cells from the outermost surface of the skin, can be achieved two ways: You can exfoliate by physically scrubbing away the dead skin cells with facial brushes, microdermabrasion, washcloths, and grain-based scrubs. You
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Natural deodorant is a niche item—after all, the research isn’t definitive on whether aluminum, the active ingredient in many readily available antiperspirants, is actually harmful to our health. And since they’re often pricier than the ones you can throw into your cart at the drugstore, it’s a big ask to explore the category. Advertisement –
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One question has shooketh the human race since the first strand of hair popped up on Eve’s head: Should I get bangs? It’s a question every woman asks herself every few months and then ruminates on for weeks. Maybe you saw someone who looks nothing like you with bangs and loved them, sparking that lingering
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Looking for a natural nail polish is not an easy feat. Chances are you’ve grabbed the polish of your dreams at the salon without realizing it’s filled with harsh chemicals. Natural alternatives do exist. “Safe” polishes are broken down into categories from “three-free” to “ten-free”, referring to the number of chemicals they are free from.
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