Beauty

Getty ImagesEdward Berthelot Last August, an 11-year-old Louisiana student was the subject of discrimination for wearing a braided extension hairstyle to school, a hairstyle that apparently went against the school’s “natural hair only” policy. Before that, another teen from Florida was told her afro was “extreme and faddish and out of control,” and a high
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So, you’re over getting a typical Swedish massage. Maybe the pressure isn’t intense enough, or you’re looking for a more holistic approach to massage, or you’re just bored of the same old thing. Enter Ayurvedic massage, a treatment based on Ayurveda, a system of alternative medicine developed in India nearly 3,000 years ago. According to
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Côte d’Azur Revitalizing Hand Wash Oribe oribe.com $36.00 “I love Oribe’s products for a lot of reasons, but the number one reason I keep going back is the signature Côte d’Azur scent. It has notes of jasmine, sandalwood, and bergamot and I slather it all over my body via the body wash, shampoo, conditioner, hand
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[ad_1] On Valentine’s Day you likely saw roses everywhere, being carried to girlfriends, wives, husbands, boothangs and loved ones across your city. But, the power of a rose can last a lot longer than a February 14th bouquet, and we’re not talking about hanging a few flowers upside down on your wall to dry. Instead,
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[ad_1] Promotes Weight Loss How: The fiber found in avocados—which is more than in many traditional fruits—allows you to feel full longer and improves digestive health. According to Adita Yrizarry-Lang, a holistic lifestyle coach, health professional and author in Miami, “When it comes to weight loss, fiber is a big plus: It helps to clean
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Promotes Weight Loss How: The fiber found in avocados—which is more than in many traditional fruits—allows you to feel full longer and improves digestive health. According to Adita Yrizarry-Lang, a holistic lifestyle coach, health professional and author in Miami, “When it comes to weight loss, fiber is a big plus: It helps to clean us
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[ad_1] Instagram@adrianalima via Ysa Perez In a world where many models claim their beauty secret involves “just drinking a lot of water,” and that they love “eating a burger once in a while,” it’s refreshing when someone like Adriana Lima heads to Instagram to get candid about all the measures she takes, sharing sweaty selfies
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[ad_1] Gel manicures are one of the greatest beauty inventions. They’re chip-resistant and have longevity no regular nail lacquer could compete with. I’d get them all the time if there wasn’t one glaring downside: Removal. I dread getting gels because they can’t come off with a simple swipe of acetone. Nope, you have to soak
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[ad_1] Instagram/@songofstyle via Sophia Li It’s time to dig up your stash of Goody because barrettes, the hair accessory from your childhood, are making a comeback. New York Fashion Week attendees have anointed them the “it” accessory to wear. From traditional snap clips (a trend we started seeing in 2018), to bejeweled clips that say
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Instagram/@songofstyle via Sophia Li It’s time to dig up your stash of Goody because barrettes, the hair accessory from your childhood, are making a comeback. New York Fashion Week attendees have anointed them the “it” accessory to wear. From traditional snap clips (a trend we started seeing in 2018), to bejeweled worded clips that say
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[ad_1] CHRIS COLLS Sun protection is a must for your skin and your hair. “Hair could be compared to a beautiful piece of fruit, having an outside ‘skin’ like the hair’s cuticle to protect it. Once the outside of either gets damaged, the inside loses its excellence,” says Kate Reid, editorial colorist and Design Director
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[ad_1] When Instagram first debuted in 2010, people welcomed the democratic, visual platform enthusiastically. Anyone who took pretty pictures could rise to fame. Any business with aesthetic branding could explode on e-commerce. For beauty brands, however, it’s become clear that mastering the platform is far more complex, involving a dizzying set of decisions before clicking
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[ad_1] Art by Mia Feitel There’s an unspoken rule on dating apps that says if you don’t meet the person you’re talking to within a week, it’s never going to happen. Someone’s leaving tomorrow to go solo backpacking for the month but will hit you up when they’re back? Forget about it. You have to
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[ad_1] Don’t tell Ariana Grande, but the high ponytail is dead. At least, that’s the case according to New York Fashion Week Fall 2019. So far, we’ve seen countless runways shows with models in low ponies and it seems to signal that the tight, high, “snatched,” ponytail trend popularized by celebrity hair stylists like Chris
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[ad_1] Lana Condor used New York Fashion Week as an excuse to debut a brand new hairstyle. Condor showed up at Prabal Gurung’s fall/winter 2019 fashion show on Sunday with new blunt bangs framing her face. The fringe makes her look almost unrecognizable: Getty ImagesMichael Stewart Condor’s signature look before getting bangs was her wavy
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[ad_1] I am very, very particular about my eyebrows. I never let anyone touch them. Not makeup artists (I always ask to do my own). Not threaders. Not waxers. I tweeze them myself with a light hand. When a renowned celebrity brow shaper from LA was coming to New York recently, however, I decided to
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[ad_1] Courtesy Burt’s Bees Raise your hand if you’ve ever come to work after a trip, turned off your out-of-office message, then said to your cubicle neighbor: “I need a vacation from my vacation!” Yep, we’ve been there, too. The solution to PTFS (Post-Trip Fatigue Syndrome) just might be opting for a wellness retreat instead.
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[ad_1] Whether you want to cover up blueness or fake a full night’s sleep, finding a formula that doesn’t look dreadfully caked on can be tough. But the ELLE staff has an under eye concealer match for you. Ahead, shop 14 ones we know and love—and reach for on the daily. RMS Beauty Un Cover-Up
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[ad_1] “What if instead of wanting to be perfect, we tried to be better?” asks Ruthie Friedlander. She’s talking about the fashion industry, but really, she could be talking about our daily lives—how we can constantly critique our bodies, our faces, our failures. As Friedlander—a former ELLE.com editor—knows, those damnations double down at Fashion Week.
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[ad_1] Whether you’re looking for a “kiss-proof” or “taco-proof” lip shade—or both!—a longwear lipstick is a must-have in every beauty bag. Let’s be real, nobody likes reapplying. You want a formula that can take you from 9AM to 9PM without fading, smudging, or transferring, and, let me tell you, it’s not easy to find. But
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