So, you’re thinking about getting Botox? The popular injectible of botulinum toxin eliminates wrinkles by temporarily paralyzing muscles in the face—and if that doesn’t sound terrifying to you then did you even read the words “paralyzing muscles”? In spite of that, Botox was still one of the most popular aesthetic procedures in 2018—namely because the
We’ve already broken down speculation about Meghan Markle’s wedding-day hair and makeup. Now, we’re here to discuss another key element of the bridal beauty look: her nails. One thing’s for sure—we won’t be seeing any color on her digits. Apparently, royal protocol dictates that nails be kept short, groomed, and if there is any polish
Let’s get back to basics. The simple wash, rinse, and repeat. We’re talking about the classic shampoos and conditioners that some of our finest manes on staff use. Here, ELLE.com editors weigh in on the secret to silkiness, protecting the impulsive dye job, and minimizing the frizz without compromising the curl. “I tend to use
1 of 33 Kim Kardashian In one of her best beauty looks to date, Kim stunned in luscious, long hair styled in a half-updo with hazel contacts, extra long lashes, and cheeks super contoured. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below 2 of 33 Cardi B The rapper looked glorious with voluminous hair worn down with a
Kelly Rowland–Grammy-winning singer, author, mom, and all-around superstar–made our dreams come true when she appeared in the Destiny’s Child reunion during Beyoncé’s historic Coachella shows last month. A lot of preparation went into her performance, starting months before, and leading right up until showtime. We caught up with Rowland at the launch for Schick’s new
Oh, you thought blue mascara was a thing of the past? Rainbow lashes are now having a resurgence thanks in no small part to our Instagram-obsessed beauty industry. It seems every brand is coming out with a take on vibrantly-hued mascara and, this time, we’re moving beyond blue into a full spectrum of shades. Ahead,
As more details emerge about the royal wedding—from the cake flavor to the guest list to the performers—one aspect still entirely unknown? The bride’s makeup look. Thankfully, the closer we get to May 19, the more clues come forward. Read on for a few educated guesses on which route the future Duchess will choose for
Chanel officially outdid themselves by sending a ginormous to-scale cruise ship sailing into the Grand Palais for its Cruise 2019 show. Setting the tone for a marine-themed Cruise collection, Karl Lagerfeld’s army of supermodel sailors marched onto the ship Chanel decked out in signature tweed berets, white tights and more than a few Breton-striped tees.
In our new series No Filter, a group of diverse people will try the latest and greatest in beauty products—from Fenty Body Lava and a glow-in-the-dark lipstick to a full Glossier face beat. ELLE Advertisement – Continue Reading Below First up? Kim Kardashian West’s 16 shade range concealers. This new trio of products promises to
By day, Kristina Rodulfo is the senior beauty editor at Elle.com—which means she’s busy tracking lipstick trends, directing photo shoots, and running off to beauty industry events. But it’s after hours when she really kicks into high gear: training for her first New York City Marathon. “I have two passions in life—writing and running,” she
As we get closer to the May 19 royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, we can’t help but devour every bit of info—speculative or not—on the occasion. Among the most elusive details are what Meghan Markle plans to do for her beauty look that day, and more specifically, with her hair. Will she
Instagram + @fi.nail.y + @szpiegaisa Long live long nails. We’ve given you fierce stiletto nails that keep you on point and almond nails that have you lookin’ like a snack, but what is next on the long nail frontier? Meet ballerina nails, the long tapered nail design that ditches the point for a flat top.
Some women you can’t tear your eyes away from. Behind many of them: the charismatic hairstylist Adir Abergel. “I try to bring out the essence of every individual, which I can do because of our relationship,” he says. “Jen Garner’s been my client for almost 20 years now. Kristen Stewart, I’ve been doing since Panic
When screen legend Bette Davis was asked by the Tonight Show host Johnny Carson the best way an aspiring actress could get into Hollywood, she replied simply, “Take Fountain”—referring to the avenue that runs parallel to Sunset and Santa Monica Boulevards. Bette was right. It’s still faster. I know, because not long ago, I was
While others may be born with it, Josephine Skriver isn’t afraid to tell you she’s not. The newly-announced face of Maybelline and Victoria’s Secret Angel undoubtedly has blessed genes, yes, but she won’t pretend she doesn’t put effort into looking the way she does. “Being a model everybody’s like, ‘Oh, are you skinny by nature?
You’ve been burning the candle at both ends, spending too many nights out, and subsisting on a diet of coffee and matcha croissants (sorry, zero points for the antioxidants). And now, your skin kind of hates you. Here’s how to undo all that damage and fast-track your face to the next-level glow that you deserve.
Fragrance is arguably the most personal of all beauty products. While red lipstick looks red on all skin tones, fragrance smells different on every single wearer depending on their body’s chemistry. On top of that, our sense of smell is known to trigger memories and emotions in a way other senses don’t. Gucci is tapping
These two Vine stars started out as best friends. Then in simultaneous Instagram posts last June, Arielle Vandenberg and Matt Cutshall announced they’d started dating. The “it’s about time” was heard pretty much all over social media, because their chemistry is undeniable. Arielle once called Matt her “best friend in the universe.” This couple is
It’s been just about a year since Hannah Bronfman and and Brendan Fallis got married in Morocco. The two NYC-based DJs met at Art Basel back in 2011 and instantly fell into what Hannah describes as “the deepest conversation.” And they’ve been talking—and together—ever since. So when they were invited to play a game of
What happens right after you open a brand-new skincare product? If it’s a moisturizer, you touch it, smell it, and experience the texture before slathering it on. Is it balmy and thick? Creamy like pudding? A milky lotion? And how does it feel on your face? Is it sticky, goopy, heavy, or greasy? Obviously, our
THE EDITOR Beauty writer and producer Chloe Hall THE LOVE Glossier Boy Brow, $16 SHOP NOW Glossier’s Boy Brow is currently in its third year of being victorious as the ultimate brow product in Chloe Hall’s life. Just mention Boy Brow around a group of five women in their 20s and it turns into a
At last, it’s almost time for short-shorts, swimsuits, and hot summer days—also known as the most perfect time of the year—which means it’s also time to try out new set of beauty trends. In search of inspiration, we picked the beautiful minds of makeup artists Yuki Hayashi and Rachel Goodwin to see what is going
THE EDITOR Photo editor Mariel Tyler THE LOVE Pat McGrath MTHRSHP Subliminal Platinum Bronze Palette, $55 SHOP NOW Pat McGrath’s existence in the beauty and fashion world is the equivalent to that of Santa Claus for children. If you believe in makeup, then she is the Queen, and the makeup she creates spreads endless joy
Nicole Richie is in the relatively unique position of experiencing her life’s beauty evolution in the public eye (and a lot of it actually on camera). We’ve seen it all, from her Simple Life thin brows, thick liner, and chunky highlights to her late-aughts boho phase of beachy waves and forehead headbands. She’s experimented with