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How Do I Find Meaning and Beauty in My Life?

“Your way of seeing things, including yourself, seems not wholly true or right or your own, and is in dire need of a refresh,” writes one of our advice columnists.

The Modern Appeal of Black Lipstick

Obsidian shades have a romantic, mysterious allure and are a perfect antidote to the ubiquitous reds of the season.
Black Women Reign at Beauty Pageants

Black Women Reign at Beauty Pageants

When Zozibini Tunzi was named Miss Universe on Sunday, it signified the first time that black women had simultaneously held the top prize in four of the major beauty pageants.
Black Women Reign at Beauty Pageants

Black Women Reign at Beauty Pageants

When Zozibini Tunzi was named Miss Universe on Sunday, it signified the first time that black women had simultaneously held the top prize in four of the major beauty pageants.
Black Women Reign at Beauty Pageants

Black Women Reign at Beauty Pageants

When Zozibini Tunzi was named Miss Universe on Sunday, it signified the first time that black women had simultaneously held the top prize in four of the major beauty pageants.
The Beauty Myth for Boys

The Beauty Myth for Boys

One of the biggest myths about the beauty myth is that it’s female. Adolescent boys suffer from unrealistic beauty standards, too.
The Work Diary of Jackie Aina, Beauty Influencer

The Work Diary of Jackie Aina, Beauty Influencer

With 3.2 million YouTube subscribers, she advocates for those with skin tones like her own — while aiming for 10 hours of sleep a night.

It’s Halloween. Here’s What’s Haunting the Runways.

Aliens, demons and other shady creatures are invading social media — and being co-opted by the world of style.
A Return to Beloved Hippie-Era Beauty Products

A Return to Beloved Hippie-Era Beauty Products

From all-purpose hemp soaps to small-batch coconut lotions, these classic formulas from the ’60s and ’70s deliver holistic benefits and nostalgic appeal.
I Can’t Hate My Body if I Love Hers

I Can’t Hate My Body if I Love Hers

Sometimes it takes seeing yourself in someone else to appreciate your own health and beauty.
The Instagram Face-Lift

The Instagram Face-Lift

Kim Kardashian-West arriving for an event at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in November.

‘Insult to China’: A Model’s Freckles Spark an Online Storm

Images of Jing Wen for the Spanish fashion label Zara stirred a fierce debate on race, beauty, and how Asian women are depicted by global brands.