Cassandra Grey is a curator. She curates spaces, people and, most influentially, the luxury beauty store Violet Grey. Online and on Melrose Place, Violet Grey sells only products that are beloved by celebrities and their makeup artists, stringently edited in accordance with Grey’s own beauty philosophy: less but better. Grey, who started the company in
Imagine you are 21 years old, living in Switzerland, and wearing cropped wide-leg jeans that you made them yourself from deadstock fabric found in Italy. You wore them in a digital look book that won you a spot on the V Files runway. And now—after a few emails from someone named Mel Ottenberg whom you’ve
VINCENZO PINTOGetty Images Lady Gaga is definitely that generous, well-off friend who gives you the gift on their birthday. E! reports today that the singer took 11 of her closest friends on a surprise vacation to Cabo to celebrate. Gaga turns 33 tomorrow. “All of Gaga’s friends knew they were going somewhere for her birthday
Astrid StawiarzGetty Images The Kardashians, Jenners, and Wests have probably always looked forward to Sunday nights, when their loyal fans gather around TV screens and on social media to watch Keeping Up With the Kardashians and all the drama that unfurls within its hour-long slot. But now, reality TV’s favorite family has a new reason
The hallmark of a great pair of shoes is versatility. You know you’ve got your hands on something special when the same style works for brunch with friends, a day at the office, and a night out. Even better? When it’s super comfortable like a sneaker. Thanks to the growing popularity of the category, it’s
Universal History Archive I love to sleep. A lot. I’ve written about it to the point of no return and if you ever happen to bump into me on the street, I’m sure I will update you on whether I’m sleeping or not, and the latest ritual I’ve added to my nightly routine. Until recently,
Courtesy Beach pants are the type of clothing that give you the opportunity to step out of your usual trouser habits and wear what you really want: elastic waist bottoms that are kind of weird. They’re a fancy version of couch sweats, if you will. Zippers are discouraged, zany prints are a must, and hell,
Pascal Le SegretainGetty Images For years, Bella Hadid has been darkening her hair jet black or chocolate brown—a point of differentiation from her honey blonde sister Gigi and a reflection, she has said, of her “darker personality.” Now, she’s back to her dirty blonde roots, with a color we’re calling Golden Hour Blonde. The 22-year-old
UK-based brand Grace Beauty just launched with a mission: Make makeup more usable for people with disabilities. To start, they debuted with three add-ons you can attach to mascara wands and plan to expand to more products in the future. There are three mascara accessories, all £8, or about $11. The Safe Grip (pictured above)
Olivia Jade Giannulli’s business may suffer beyond the fallout of the college admissions cheating scandal her parents Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli were indicted in. The Blast reports that Olivia Jade is having a little trademark drama too and is at risk of having the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office abandon a couple of her
Jamie McCarthyGetty Images Cardi B has responded to the #SurvivingCardiB controversy that emerged from a years-old resurfaced Instagram Live. In the three-year old video, she claimed she had drugged then robbed men to survive. “I had to go strip, I had to go, ‘Oh yeah, you want to f*ck me? Yeah, yeah, yeah, let’s go
I used to think hot rollers were a vintage (read: outdated) styling tool. Something my grandmother used. With a seemingly infinite array of wands, irons, and other high-tech hair innovations, what could rollers give me that my existing arsenal didn’t? The answer, it turns out, is instant volume—a lot of it—and ultimate convenience. After experimenting
Michael KovacGetty Images Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom got engaged on Valentine’s Day, surrounded by red heart balloons. But maybe don’t expect a similarly over-the-top romantic wedding from these two. People reports that Perry and Bloom are still figuring out just how extravagant versus low-key their future nuptials will be. A source close to Bloom
Stila Stay All Day Waterproof Liquid Eye Liner sephora.com $22.00 This swishy brush delivers a solid, budge-free line of color in twelve classic shades from slate to moss and yes, white. Sometimes, a classic is a classic for a reason. (Case in point: It has nearly 9,000 reviews on sephora.com).
In the wise words of Champagne Papi, it’s almost the season of “wearing less and going out more,” and for many women, increasing temperatures also marks the start of warm-weather grooming: Bare legs for mini skirts and dresses, baby-smooth bikini area for all the high-cut, booty-baring, Huji-filtered swimsuit photos, and stubble-free armpits for sleeveless tops.
When I was 24 years old, I had just moved into my own apartment, was working at my dream job, and was settling into a serious relationship with my boyfriend of three years. And then, a curveball: In October 2017, I was diagnosed with an extremely rare type of cancer called ovarian germ cell cancer.
Calling all sneaker heads: Today is Nike’s annual Air Max Day (a day that celebrates the birth of the iconic footwear style) and to commemorate the brand’s launching the Air Max Throwback Future pack. Featuring some of the most iconic Air Max styles, including the Air Max 97 and the Air Max 720, “the pack
Samantha Brown Many people consider themselves well traveled—once a quarter jaunts to Mexico or the Caribbean litter their Instagram feeds—and while great, there’s an elite group of travelers among us. These folks know how to pack for a 10-day trip in a carry on suitcase, have thick passports full of stamps, and, most impressively, know
Being a new mom is scary, so help take the stress away with thoughtful gifts she’ll appreciate on her first Mother’s Day. Who doesn’t need an at-home spa day or a diaper subscription service that’s a lifesaver? Why not spoil her with meaningful jewelry she can pass on to her kids? Shop 15 gift ideas
James DevaneyGetty Images Sophie Turner got engaged to Joe Jonas when she was just 21 years old, after almost a year of dating him. The Game of Thrones actress has kept her relationship mostly to herself, although she did tell Rolling Stone in its new cover story that there was a reason she felt comfortable
Dear E. Jean: Three weeks ago, I got a very short pixie cut. It didn’t turn out well. It was not empowering. I was struggling to feel beautiful when I went out with a guy who told me, “If you had long hair, you would be too hot for me.” I know it was a
If you’ve never heard of Ulta’s 21 Days of Beauty Event, you’re missing out. For three weeks in March, the beauty mecca discounts some of their most-loved products. We’re talking up to 50 percent off! However, you have to jump on each sale as they only last for 24 hours. Today’s epic deal is on
Micheline Pelletier DecauxGetty Images Cats, one of Broadway’s most beloved musicals, is making its way to the big screen for the second time. Last year, Universal and Working Title announced that the film, based on the multiple award–winning musical composed by Andrew Lloyd Webber, will arrive in theaters on December 20 this year. Considering that
The Queen (far right) walks in a blue suit all ready for church in Sandringham, where the royal family often spends holidays. She is joined by Prince Charles (far left), Prince Philip, Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, Princess Anne, Prince Edward, and Prince Andrew, who are all in their Sunday best.
The runways have spoken, and the ’90s are back. So are the ’70s. And the ’80s. And so are some trends that can’t be traced back to any particular decade. Confusing, I know, but designers like Chanel, Gucci, and more declared everything from power shoulders to micro-micro bags to weird hats a thing, and we
If adding sunblock to your morning regimen feels like an unnecessary step, consider this statement from the Skin Cancer Foundation: “More than 90 percent of the visible skin changes associated with aging are caused by the sun’s ultraviolet rays.” Translation: Sun exposure = wrinkles. When it comes to protecting your face from UVA and UVB
Oceans make up about 70 percent of our planet, so it’s only natural that holistic hidden treasures live beyond the shore. Seaweed, for instance, absorbs nutrients from the seabed, making the marine vegetable packed with even more nutrients and vitamins than mainland-grown fruits and veggies. Lately, we’ve been noticing the unlikely superfood popping up everywhere:
Marc PiaseckiGetty Images Selena Gomez celebrated not one but two of her best friends’ birthdays this week, dressing comfortably but stylishly for each occasion. First, it was Raquelle Stevens’s house birthday party Thursday, where Gomez wore a white sweater and jeans with white boots. Instagram Yesterday, it was her close friend Ashley Cook’s birthday out,