If 2017 was the year of Fenty Beauty, then 2018 was the year of drugstore makeup. One of the year’s most notable brands: CoverGirl.
That Rihanna reign just won’t let up. With Fenty Beauty’s latest launch came the usual hype and for the first time since the brand’s launch two years ago, controversy. Their new Sun Stalk’r Instant Warmth Bronzer comes in a ‘ground-breaking’ eight shades, but one of their newest KillaWatt highlighters, named “Geisha Chic,” was abruptly pulled from the launch.
Issa Rae’s star has been on the rise for many years, and has been photographed for some of the country’s most prominent magazines, including the absolutely gorgeous April cover of Essence Magazine. But, as Twitter user @saintfadumo pointed out, there is a striking difference between Issa’s Essence photograph and last year’s TIME 100 image.
From seasoned style to seasoned food, this isn’t your basic unconventional career transition. Meet boss babe Kat Alexander, founder of Portable Provisions – a New American cuisine catering business based in New York City.
The age old saying goes “beauty is in the eye of the beholder,” yet many women today feel pressured to conform to a certain set of beauty standards promoted by the media. We talked to three college students with roots across the globe to see how they understand and navigate the worldwide definitions of beauty and the pressures that come with them.
“We're different and we're magical and deserving of opportunities in the city that made us. We can be successful business owners, tackle challenges with grace and intelligence, and have the same opportunities as the next person. We have so much to offer!”
From the yoga mat to the juice bar, we are starting to care more about how we treat our bodies, inside and out. What we put on our face is no exception! Still, going green is not just about what we buy, but what we do with what we already have. Here are a few simple tips to go green with your makeup routine without breaking the bank.