Beauty

There are hair rites of passage in Black women’s lives: the first salon appointment, the first treatment, the first blow out, the big chop, the natural transition, the weave, and the braid up. And then, of course, there’s the first moment of isolation and feeling of other from those who don’t understand the history, the
0 Comments
Back in January, or a full lifetime ago in the year 2020, the Black girl coalition at ELLE.com—Nerisha Penrose, Angel Lenise, and I—came together to create an editorial package centering the joy and beauty of our communities. The brief was simple: How can we use our platform to spotlight the beauty of Blackness in all
0 Comments
Rosalía is officially entering the beauty game. After conquering the music world earlier this year at the Grammy’s, the singer and ELLE summer cover star is MAC’s newest VIVA GLAM Ambassador. “The Barcelona-born singer, songwriter and record producer embodies passion, courage and originality that inspires us and her fans across the world,” MAC announced in
0 Comments
How does one launch a makeup line in 2020—a year mired in mistakes, change, chaos, rule-breaking, and shape-shifting? If you’re Swedish fragrance brand Byredo—you embrace it all. Founder & Creative Director Ben Gorham and innovative makeup artist Isamaya Ffrench imbued that spirit into the brand’s first foray into cosmetics. It’s a six-product launch that tosses
0 Comments
Every dermatologist we interview can’t stop talking about the benefits of microneedling. The minimally invasive treatment can be used all over the body—from scalp to ankles—to improve the appearance of scars, boost collagen, or encourage hair growth. The practice dates back to 1995 but has gained significant traction in recent years thanks to new technology—and
0 Comments
Thirty seconds, roughly time for one question, is how long I have to divine something from Selena Gomez, singer, actress, humanitarian, and one of the most-followed-human on Instagram. Gomez is sitting at her home, surrounded by products from Rare Beauty, a 16-piece makeup collection that launches at Sephora today, Thursday, September 3rd, on a Zoom
0 Comments
We follow a makeup tutorial from 1969 to see how makeup has changed and also stayed the same. Our producer, Nico Reyes, is in her 20s and follows the tutorial to a T. What do you think of the 1960s makeup tutorial and look? MORE MAKEUP CONTENT: Mess-Free Glitter Appears And Disappears Like Magic We
0 Comments
Find the video products here: Thayers Alcohol-Free Rose Petal Witch Hazel Facial Toner with Aloe Vera Formula, $9.99 https://amzn.to/37SNfQA GiGi Hard Wax Beads Refill Can, $1.99 https://bit.ly/2CvSppX GiGi Multi-Purpose Hair Removal Wax Warmer Kit, $31.20 https://amzn.to/2V1VTa7 Cirepil All-Purpose Unscented Non-Strip Disposable Blue Wax Refill Bag, $37.05 https://amzn.to/37NSqkG This video is not sponsored. The above links
0 Comments
These seven stylists are taking hair coloring to the next level with their unique dyeing methods. Each technique achieves bold results for either short or long hair. Rainbow underlights add a hidden layer of colorful hair. The dripping dye method pours vivid hair dye directly onto bleached hair. MORE HAIR CONTENT: 21 Of The Coolest
0 Comments
Makeup lovers everywhere know the feeling of dread when you have to completely remove makeup and start all over again because of wonky winged eyeliner, eye-shadow fallout, or uneven lip liner. Fixing those makeup mistakes isn’t always easy since most methods can leave you with a bigger mess than what you started with, but Almay’s
0 Comments
This automatic rotating hair crimper adds textured crimps to hair in a matter of seconds. It’s called the Ion Automatic Ceramic Crimping Iron. It speeds up the crimping process by using rotating, heated crimped barrels. It automatically feeds the hair through the barrels, making it easy to use. You can get it on Amazon for
0 Comments