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Category: Healthy Beauty

Fragrance in Skin Care: Derms Weigh In on the Social Media Backlash Toward Scented Products

If you’ve spent any time perusing the online beauty community, be it a skin-care subreddit, YouTube channel, or Facebook group, you may have noticed a fearful, if not hostile, attitude toward fragrance in skin care emerging. Over the past couple of years, self-described “skintellectuals” (someone who has a good understanding of their own skin and…
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5 Beauty Founders on How the Buy Black Movement Has Affected Their Businesses

This past summer after the deaths of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor, massive protests swept the country as people demanded accountability for racism and police brutality. While millions of people turned up on the front lines at these demonstrations to outwardly voice their frustrations on the matter, millions more also used their power to support…
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Get a First Look at Jones Road, the New Makeup Line by Legendary Makeup Artist Bobbi Brown

Bobbi Brown and her namesake beauty brand are already a household name in the industry, and now, the legendary celebrity makeup artist is expanding her beauty empire with a new line, Jones Road. It’s the first beauty collection Brown has launched since leaving her original company in 2016, which she founded nearly 30 years ago.…
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TARGET YOUR LOWER BODY! Sculpt stubborn areas + INNER THIGHS

Target your booty, thighs and calves with these 10 Min Lower Body Workout! All the grit that you need to complete these workouts is right there as soon as you press play 👊🏻 Start getting results right now! Grab your weekly workout schedule from me, just add your email here and get a free 30…
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FULL BODY CARDIO TONE UP – 30 minute at home workout (equipment optional)

This workout will help tone your whole body and get you a serious sweat on! We will do a mixture of cardio and strength exercises for best results. Equipment is optional and all levels can join as I have modifications for everyone. Get our weekly schedule emailed right to you here – FREE 30 DAY…
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14 White-Ink Tattoos That Make Oh-So-Subtle Statements

While the world at large has always leaned toward your more traditional black-ink tattoos, there’s another style of body art that’s far more low-key: white-ink tattoos. You can do just about anything with white ink and the design won’t command as much attention as something done in dark hues or bright colors, a selling point…
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We Heart: Baabushka

For this month’s We Heart, let us introduce you to Baabushka. They’re creators of the best cozy handmade wool-felt slippers and one-of-a-kind merino wool knit accessories that are luxuriously soft, warm, and colorful. Meet Baabushka. Baabushka is a woman-owned business in Santa Cruz, CA, that offers fair-trade, hand-made, cozy wool slippers and booties. It’s eco-friendly…
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12 Beauty Gifts to Buy For Every Personality Type in Your Friend Group

Gift-giving season isn’t always easy. We’re not saying this just because of how hard buying gifts can be on your wallet, but also because presents are more often appreciated when they’re bought with details about the recipient’s personality in mind. That means that if you’re someone with a large network, buying personal gifts for everyone…
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These Beauty Advent Calendars Will Make You Feel Like a Kid Again

There’s no better gift to receive for the holidays than a beauty Advent calendar. It’s truly a gift that keeps on giving. Instead of only getting the thrill of opening a present once, an Advent calendar allows you to experience that excitement over and over again, for 12 to 25 days straight depending on how…
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Hardin Scott Finally Got the Little Makeover Fans Were Hoping For in After We Collided

As someone who used to write Jonas Brothers fan fiction, I can admit that my guilty pleasure of the year will be After We Collided. Like The Bachelor or my many (many) Twilight rewatches, After We Collided is exactly what my stressed-out brain lives for while I slowly, but surely, morph into a recluse. But…
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43 Black-Owned Beauty Brands to Support Right Now (and Always)

As a woman of color, finding makeup formulated for my skin tone can be difficult, to say the least. A lot of brands see brown foundation and somehow think gray or orange is the perfect accompanying undertone (spoiler: it’s not). And don’t even get me started on “nude” lipsticks. Even though many popular drugstore brands…
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The Simple Reason a New Season Makes You Want to Change Your Hair

The transition from summer to fall is fun for a lot of reasons. Take how delicious this year’s fall hair color trends sound, which makes an autumnal hair change sound even more exciting. But have you ever thought about exactly why you’re often tempted to change your appearance with the start of a new season?…
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The Queen’s Gambit Is a Nod to the ’60s, From Short Bangs and Winged Liner to Lots of Glam

Netflix has a new original miniseries premiering on Oct. 23: The Queen’s Gambit, starring Anya Taylor-Joy. The show follows the life of Beth Harmon, a young chess prodigy, and takes place during the Cold War era. Given the time period of the seven-episode series, you can expect the set design, costumes, and hair and makeup…
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The Best Skin-Care Capsules For Anyone Looking to Try the Single-Dose Beauty Trend

During one of your trips to the beauty store, you may have noticed a new type of product on the shelf: skin-care capsules. These tiny, individually packaged capsules are a new way to apply your products and are loaded with skin-care benefits – not to mention, they’re pretty cool. Skin-care capsules offer single doses of…
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10 Celebrity Couples Who Have Gotten Matching Tattoos

Some people would assume that the ultimate way for a couple to show their commitment to each other is to get married. But there are plenty of couples out there – especially celebrity couples – who like to make their relationships official in other ways, like getting matching tattoos. We can think of a handful…
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Ariana Grande Served Up Major Jackie Kennedy Hair Vibes in Her “Positions” Music Video

We woke up today to a new era of Ariana Grande – at least that’s what many of her fans are calling it on Twitter. At midnight on Oct. 22, Grande dropped her latest single “Positions” off her upcoming album and a music video to go along with it, and by morning, it had already…
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Attention Anyone With Long Hair: This Is Your Sign to Get Curtain Bangs

There’s never been a better time to risk it all and get bangs. Curtain bangs have been popping up all over Instagram, and they’re giving off major ’70s vibes. This middle-part hairstyle provides face framing bangs on each side, making them a good transition if you’ve ever been hesitant about venturing into bang territory. They’re…
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Ingredient Spotlight: Baobab, Marula, Mongongo, and Moringa

At Annmarie Skin Care, we’re proud to put people and the planet before profit. All of our products are made with organic, natural, or sustainable ingredients. Today, we want to highlight the company and the farming communities behind four incredible natural oils: baobab, marula, mongongo, and moringa. We’re proud of these ingredients and even prouder…
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Find the Best ColourPop Product For You Based on Your Zodiac Sign

ColourPop has such a fun, creative assortment of makeup products. From vibrant eyeshadow palettes to juicy lip glosses to sparkly highlighters, there’s something to match every makeup mood you’re in. Hell, there are even enough palettes to match with Harry Style’s songs, so we thought, why not match them to zodiac signs? If you’re not…
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Annie Murphy Is a Huge Fan of This Hollywood Icon – So, Naturally, She Got a Tattoo of Him

Annie Murphy doesn’t have many tattoos – at least not that she’s been vocal about – but the one piece of ink we’ve seen her call out on a few occasions is understandably one that’s super meaningful to her. The Schitt’s Creek actress has a silhouette of the late Hollywood actor Jimmy Stewart tattooed on…
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Combination Skin: What It Is, How to Cope, and the Best Products for You

If you have combination skin, then you know what the term “T-zone” means. In fact, you may sometimes feel like your skin has a split personality—oily with large pores on the forehead, nose, and chin, and dry and sometimes even flaky on the cheeks and under the eyes. The most common skin type You don’t…
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That Schitt’s Creek Beauty Collection Is Back – This Time, With David Rose’s Body Milks

David Rose may be notoriously unimpressed and sarcastic in most episodes of Schitt’s Creek, but one thing’s for sure: he’d be highly enthusiastic about Beekman 1802’s latest beauty collection. The lifestyle brand’s founders are Schitt’s Creek superfans, so they developed yet another line of products inspired by David and Patrick Brewer’s general store, Rose Apothecary…
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I Let My Hairstylist “Surprise Me” – and Ended Up With the Haircut of My Dreams

I’ve always been somewhat of a gambler. In fairness, this is not entirely my fault: I was born in Las Vegas, and thereby entered into this world with an inherent propensity for all things high stakes. In that sense, it doesn’t feel too off base that I left my latest haircut up to chance. Let…
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12 Times Megan Thee Stallion Pulled Out the Most Over-the-Top Nail-Art Looks

If we’re ever in need of some inventive nail-art inspiration, we know just who to look to: Megan Thee Stallion. The “Don’t Stop” rapper always has the most amazing manicures – not just for the red carpet or her music videos but also in everyday life. Celebrity manicurist Coca Michelle is responsible for most –…
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Clea and Joanna From The Home Edit Just Launched a Line of Clean Bath Products

The Home Edit debuted on Netflix back in September, and if you’ve already marathoned through all of the episodes, it’s likely that the show’s stars, Clea Shearer and Joanna Teplin, have had quite the influence on some of your organizational choices as of late. If that’s true, you’ll be happy to know that the duo…
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There Is a Language Discrepancy Between Makeup For White Skin and Makeup For Dark Skin

When I was younger, I did a lot of acting. I landed major parts in school plays and commercials and played an extra in a couple well-known films. I loved acting: the challenge of memorizing lines, learning how to emphasize dramatic monologues, and exercising my love of accents – it was great. But one thing…
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4 Ways to Keep Your Curly Hair Extra Healthy in the Winter

Not everyone is a fan of winter weather for many reasons, one being because of the number it can do on your hair – especially if you have kinky or curly hair. Truth is, curls already have a tendency to dry out faster regardless of the season (you can thank the natural oils from your…
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35 Beauty Gifts From Target For Under $25 That’ll Keep You Festive All Season Long

Target is the destination for affordable and good-quality beauty products, and it’s no surprise it’s got us covered for the holiday season. From self-care-inducing bath bombs and skin care to cute makeup and hair accessories sets, Target has got the perfect finds for anyone with a beauty obsession. We curated some of the coolest stocking…
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Inner-Lip Tattoo Ideas That Can Be Completely Hidden, Like Kendall Jenner’s “Meow” Ink

Inner-lip tattoos started to gain popularity a few years ago with notable stars like Miley Cyrus and Kendall Jenner getting them, but they’re not often talked about. Because of the discreet nature of inner-lip tattoos, they can be easy to hide, but like with anything, there are pros and cons to consider. On the pro…
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Breaking Out More Than Normal? Your Pumpkin Spice Latte Might Be to Blame

As much as I’d like to say I start off each morning with a healthy kale smoothie, most days, the first thing on my mind when I emerge from my slumber is coffee. Especially on days when I have hit snooze on my alarm too many times to count and have to rush out the…
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