Sephora Has a New Favorites Kit That's Filled With Products From Black-Owned Brands

We love our Sephora Favorites kits; they’re the easiest way to try out new beauty products we’ve been curious about, and you know that since they have the Sephora stamp of approval, they’re worth the money. Plus, if you’re traveling and need minis of your favorite items, they’re all available in a favorites kit. The […]

Here's How to Properly Clean and Dry Your Makeup Brushes

Cleaning your makeup brushes isn't the most enjoyable thing to do, but it is rather important. Over time, the bristles can become a breeding ground for bacteria that could lead to breakouts (ewwww). That's why it's crucial to clean the tools at least two times a month — but those who use their brushes more than the […]

Makeup artist transforms herself into A-list celebs, claims she's even fooled her boyfriend

History of makeup: How war and women influenced cosmetics Bésame Cosmetics founder and makeup historian Gabriela Hernandez delivers insights into the billion-dollar cosmetic industry. Learn how makeup was deeply impacted by society’s perception of women. A make-up artist has become an internet sensation after transforming herself into popular celebrities — even fooling her friends and […]

The Drugstore Makeup Brand Responsible For Kerry Washington's Budge-Free SAG Awards Look

These days, red carpets are being replaced with backyard photoshoots as awards season is in full-swing. So when Kerry Washington used her pool as her stage for the 2021 SAG Awards, we couldn’t help but notice the incredible makeup look that she was rocking with her equally incredible outfit. A post shared by Carola […]

11 Women-Founded Indie Beauty Brands to Keep on Your Radar

We've said it before, and we'll say it again: The best way to support small businesses is with your wallet! That's why in honor of International Women's Day and Women's History Month, we've rounded up some of our favorite under-the-radar beauty brands with kick-ass female founders you can support. But since we celebrate women every […]

The $9 Mascara That Made Jane Fonda's Lashes Look So Good at the Globes

All products featured on Allure are independently selected by our editors. However, when you buy something through our retail links, we may earn an affiliate commission. It was a monumental night for Jane Fonda. At the 78th annual Golden Globe Awards, the iconic movie star took home the Cecil B. DeMille Award for her incredible […]

Feel Minty Fresh From Head to Toe With These Indulgent Beauty Finds

Feel Minty Fresh From Head to Toe With These Indulgent Beauty Finds Signs that you may be mint-obsessed: You think any ice cream flavor but mint chocolate chip is a mistake. Your favorite way to wind down at night is with a cup of Moroccan mint tea. For you, happy hour is synonymous with mojito […]

The Best New Foundations for Every Skin Need

Long-Lasting This liquid delivers an airbrushed finish (think real-life Instagram filter) that lasts for hours. Buy It! Lorac Pro Soft Focus Longwear Foundation, $38; 1 of 6 Clean Not only is this range of 43 shades cruelty- free and vegan, the packaging explains whether to compost, recycle or discard every part of the bottle. Buy […]