There’s no denying Nars Orgasm blush is one of the most famous products in the beauty world. Originally introduced in 1999 to much public intrigue—that name!—the universally flattering shimmery golden-pink shade is no longer just a blush, it’s a brand. Every year, Nars releases new products in the Orgasm family—liquid blush, lipstick, a body illuminator—but
From celebrity makeup artists and Instagram-famous hairstylists to the whiz behind the best eco-beauty products, ELLE’s thirteenth annual celebration of influential insiders toasts the most inspiring pros in the business. Makeup The Visionary: Anne Staunsager Richard Majchrzak+Studio D + courtesy of the subject Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Danish makeup artist Anne Staunsager is sought
On the heels of her size and shade-inclusive Savage x Fenty lingerie launch, Rihanna announced on Monday, May 14, that she’s coming for our wallets yet again with the release of her upcoming Fenty Beauty collection. On May 21, Rihanna will launch the second iteration for her Fenty Beauty “Beach Please” collection with a new
Walk into Ally Love’s apartment and the first thing you might see is a purple yoga mat. The entrepreneur, certified health coach, and Peloton instructor never misses a workout. “I always find time to sweat every single day,” she says, whether that’s “a fitness class, a run, or a workout in my living room.” One
Parents just don’t understand, or do they? Glossier is a hit among the millennials for it’s ‘gram worthy packaging and ultimate cool-girl status, but do the number one ladies in our life feel the same way? In this episode of No Filter, our editors and mammas (with a few stand-in Aunties!) try a range of
The model, paparazzi magnet, and face of Dior Makeup opens up about her laid-back regimen—and weakness for French fries: Advertisement – Continue Reading Below Mood Lifters Favorite spas: “I love this tiny Korean massage place near my old apartment. I’ve been going there for years, and they have no idea who I am. They’re amazing—so
Urban Decay is beloved for its vibrant shades, wide ranges, and of course, the iconic Naked palettes. While I love it as much as the next makeup enthusiast, I can’t be spending five meals’ worth of cash on a single eyeshadow set for special occasions only. Thankfully, Nordstrom Rack has just blessed us all with
Welcome to “The Perfect,” ELLE.com’s weekly roundup where we lay out exactly what you’ll need for the perfect outfit, shopping list, Saturday night, or whatever it may be. In an ideal world, we’d all have standing spa appointments—complete with glow-ifying facials, blow-your-mind massages, and all-you-can-drink cucumber water. But just because that may not be a
When you shave your hair, it grows back thicker. This is a warning my mom, aunts, and seemingly every other woman in my life told me when I was growing up. Even though it’s since been busted as a myth, I’ve avoided putting any razors near my face for fear I’d grow a full-on beard.
Another day, another celebrity makeup line—but this one is long overdue. Some Internet sleuths have discovered a trademark filed by Lady Gaga’s company Ate My Heart Inc. back in February for something called Haus Beauty. The trademark covers everything from cosmetics to perfumes, colognes, and even skincare. That means a Lady Gaga makeup line is
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 31 Rihanna Rihanna shut down the red carpet in her head-to-toe, extravagant Pope-inspired outfit. She was more toned down with her makeup look—going for classic smoky eyes, pink cheeks, and lightened eyebrows. Advertisement – Continue Reading Below 2 of 31 Kim Kardashian In one of her best beauty looks to date, Kim stunned
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