cosmetics and toiletries

The Salon Comes to Your Home, and to Your iPad

The Salon Comes to Your Home, and to Your iPad

For those used to luxuriating in salons, now waxing, hair dye and facials have come home and online.
The Most Moisturizing Creams for Diligent Hand Washers

The Most Moisturizing Creams for Diligent Hand Washers

A roundup of dermatologist-approved (and nongreasy) lotions to soothe dry fingers in a time of assiduous scrubbing.
Makeup and the Coronavirus: An Uneasy Mix

Makeup and the Coronavirus: An Uneasy Mix

Customers cling to their products and treatments while the industry puts a brave face on a bad situation.
Wish It Existed? Make It Yourself. She Did.

Wish It Existed? Make It Yourself. She Did.

Zoë Foster Blake, the founder of the Go-To skin care line and a prolific author, says there’s never been a better time to be an entrepreneur.
Stop Touching Your Face!

Stop Touching Your Face!

It’s a quirk of human nature that we touch our eyes, noses and mouths all day long. It’s also a major way we pick up infections like coronavirus.
Stop Touching Your Face!

Stop Touching Your Face!

It’s a quirk of human nature that we touch our eyes, noses and mouths all day long. It’s also a major way we pick up infections like coronavirus.
The $20 Luxury Face Cream

The $20 Luxury Face Cream

There’s a boom in low cost skin-care products with a luxury vibe. Here, a look at some of the best of the new class.
This Is the Cost of Your Beauty Routine

This Is the Cost of Your Beauty Routine

Here’s how you can create a more sustainable one.

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.

Lashes, Lashes, Lashes: What It Took to Give the ‘Bombshell’ Women the Fox Look

The makeup artists behind the film used prosthetics, base color, eyeliner, pounds of lash glue and lots of lip gloss to get the Fox look.
Sophia Hutchins Isn’t Dating Caitlyn Jenner

Sophia Hutchins Isn’t Dating Caitlyn Jenner

“I’m on good terms with all the family, but I’m closest with Kris, Kim, Kylie and Kendall,” says the 23-year-old beauty entrepreneur.
Sophia Hutchins Isn’t Dating Caitlyn Jenner

Sophia Hutchins Isn’t Dating Caitlyn Jenner

“I’m on good terms with all the family, but I’m closest with Kris, Kim, Kylie and Kendall,” says the 23-year-old beauty entrepreneur.

Palettes Are What Every Teen Wants for the Holidays

How did eye shadow become the most sought-after item on high schoolers’ wish lists?

Palettes Are What Every Teen Wants for the Holidays

How did eye shadow become the most sought-after item on high schoolers’ wish lists?
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.
The Metaphysics of Kylie Cosmetics Being Sold to Coty

The Metaphysics of Kylie Cosmetics Being Sold to Coty

Is this the harbinger of a new stage in the Kardashian-Jenner empire? And if so, what does it mean for the rest of us?
The Real Queen of Wellness

The Real Queen of Wellness

Tracee Ellis Ross is living an “abundant juicy life” and wants you to, as well.
Why NASA’s First All-Women Spacewalk Made History

Why NASA’s First All-Women Spacewalk Made History

Two women on Earth, Jessica Bennett and Mary Robinette Kowal, had a chat about two women astronauts in medium-sized spacesuits.
Why NASA’s First All-Women Spacewalk Made History

Why NASA’s First All-Women Spacewalk Made History

Two women on Earth, Jessica Bennett and Mary Robinette Kowal, had a chat about two women astronauts in medium-sized spacesuits.
Get Ready for NASA’s First All-Female Spacewalk

Get Ready for NASA’s First All-Female Spacewalk

Two women on Earth, Jessica Bennet and Mary Robinette Kowal, had a chat about two women astronauts in medium-sized spacesuits.