15 Best Matte Lipsticks of 2019

@joansmallsInstagram Matte lipsticks look so damn good, but they don’t always feel that way. I’ve definitely dealt with the feathering, the flaking, and the dry crustiness (hate that word, too, but it’s true) all in the pursuit of bold, matte lips. But hi, hello—I’m here to let you know that you no longer have to […]

Jade Roller Benefits According to Experts

Jeffrey Westbrook/Studio D. Stylist: Alma Melendez Depending on who you ask, jade rollers are the be-all and end-all of skincare tools… or they’re just a pretty decoration for your vanity. So what’s the truth here? We turned to Sandra Lanshin Chiu, founder of the holistic healing studio Lanshin in Brooklyn and expert in Chinese medicine […]

21 Halloween Costumes for Teens

John Francis Life is harder as a teen—this is something we all know. One of the worst parts? Choosing an awesome Halloween costume. Below, scroll through 21 ideas that’ll surely get a teen’s creative juices flowing. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below 1 Ariana Grande Feel like a “Dangerous Woman” this Halloween season. 4 Party Animals […]

10 Best Dark Spot Correctors

Stocksy So, you’ve got a smattering of discoloration and dark spots on your face. Don’t freak. Dark spots and hyperpigmentation can happen for a bunch of different reasons, including UV exposure, inflammation (from skin traumas like zits or severe rashes), heat, and hormones, says dermatologist Shari Marchbein, MD. And luckily, there are also a ton […]

The ’90s Thick Chain Necklace Trend is Back—Get On Board

Slowly but surely, and without you knowing it, chunky chain necklaces have come back in fashion and taken over your Instagram feed. It used to be about delicate, stackable thin chains, but the maximalist version is back, and it looks pretty cool. You may remember this style from the ’80s and ’90s, when thick, juicy […]

12 Nail Polish Gift Sets for 2019

Stocksy Coming from someone who stores spare nail-polish colors under her bed (hi), I’ll be the first to admit that there’s no such thing as owning too many nail polishes. That’s why I’ve recently become obsessed with nail polish gift sets—whether I’m looking for an easy, crowd-pleasing gift for one of my friends, or I’m […]

3 Best Braided Bun Tutorials of 2019

As someone with curly hair (type 3a, whattup) that loves to frizz up and poof out, I’ve tried pretty much every possible braided updo in existence in an attempt to look ~cute~ without having to deal with my curls running wild in the middle of summer. And, honestly, the winning style I always come back […]