5 Things You Didn’t Know About Urban Decay

Urban Decay is one of those beauty brands that inspires the kind of foaming-at-the-mouth meltdown reactions whenever a new launch is announced. Started in 1996 from co-founder Wende Zomnir’s Laguna Beach bungalow, the brand has come a long way — now a global makeup brand owned by L’Oréal. Started as a reaction to the “safe” color-scape […]

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Khloé Kardashian Reportedly Trademarks “Koko” as a Makeup Collection Name

Move over, Kim, Kylie, and Kourtney: It looks like we may have yet another Kardashian makeup mogul on our hands by way of Khloé Kardashian — hey, even the Kardashians gotta keep up with the Kardashians. On Monday, the mom-to-be and Good American founder trademarked a few different names for a presumed cosmetic collection, including “KOKO Kollection by Khloe Kardashian” […]

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Dior’s Runway Masks—and the Breathtaking Makeup Beneath Them—Are a Couture Dream

This morning in Paris, a dreamlike veil fell over the Musée Rodin as the models at the Christian Dior couture show show proceeded down the gleaming checkerboard runway, sculptural disembodied ears and torsos hovering above them. But Maria Grazia Chiuri’s graphic collection of gauzy blouses, structured silhouettes, and multi-textured fabrics—lattices, florets, and plumage among them—was only one […]

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The 10 best red lipsticks to buy right now

Nothing completes a look like a striking red lipstick and this makeup classic has made a huge comeback on the catwalks and red carpets this season. A-listers such as Angelina Jolie and Claire Foy wowed with bright, red lips at recent awards ceremonies, inspiring fans to copy their chic looks worldwide. But how do you go about finding the […]

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Kelis Is Selling LA Mansion And Buying A Farm To “Grow Everything And Sustain Everything” She Eats

You can always count on Kelis to be a trendsetter, whether in terms of hair, fashion, food, and now, farming. The 38-year-old mother of two announced in Architectural Digest that she is selling her 1920s home in Glendale to buy a farm. She’s doing this in the hopes of taking part in sustainable agriculture and having better control […]

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Why some African Americans are moving to Africa

Accra, Ghana – They have come from the big cities of San Francisco, Chicago, and New York. Thousands of them. And many refuse to return. A new wave of African Americans is escaping the incessant racism and prejudice in the United States. From Senegal and Ghana to The Gambia, communities are emerging in defiance of conventional wisdom that Africa is […]

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5 Reasons to Retire in Malta

The tiny five-island archipelago of Malta is an increasingly sought-after retirement destination among expats these days—and it’s no surprise why. Situated just 100 miles south of Sicily, the Mediterranean island offers an incredible charm, from its crystal-clear aquamarine waters to its stunning historic cities. But its aesthetic appeal is just the start.     1. […]

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This Woman Uses Fenty Beauty Products to Paint Portraits of Rihanna on Herself

Although Rihanna just entered the beauty game a mere four months ago, her debut of amazingly inclusive and diverse foundation ranges proved to be a, well, game-changer. RiRi soon followed up with the release of a mesmerizing Galaxy collection, lip paint, and her Mattemoiselle lipsticks (which JUST dropped), and yes, they’ve all been just excellent. To top it off, her beauty line was named Time‘s Invention […]

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TARTE LAUNCH NEW FOUNDATION IN ALMOST EXCLUSIVELY WHITE SHADES ON MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY

The make-up brand behind the cult favourite concealer, Tape Shape, has just released a line of foundations to match – but there is one glaring problem. Tarte Cosmetics released their new line of Tape Shape Foundations on Martin Luther King Jr. day – and people were quick to notice the lack of shade diversity. With […]

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China luxury sales rebound as millennials snap up cosmetics, handbags

China’s luxury goods market is back in fashion. Domestic sales of Gucci handbags to Chanel cosmetics, sluggish in China for years, rose at the fastest pace in over half a decade last year and are poised to consolidate the gains in 2018, according to consultancy Bain & Co. That could provide a major fillip for […]

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