Sunday, 28 Feb 2021

Beauty & Balance

Paula's Choice Skin Care Is Now Sold at Sephora

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. Those of you who have come to love the potent and efficacious lineup of products from Paula's Choice may be equally as enthused to know that shopping it just […]

Byredo's New Rainbow Eye Shadow Palette Is My Dream Palette

In some alternate universe, I'm 100 percent sure I'm the rainbow alien on the cover of the new Byredo Prismic Palette. My only explanation for why is when I first saw the palette, I felt like I was looking into a mirror or found a part of myself that was missing. (Is this what meeting […]

Here’s Every Product in the ‘Bambi’ x Colourpop Collection

With each curated collection inspired by the magic of Disney films, Colourpop Cosmetics invokes nostalgia for the movies that have amassed fans across generations. The brand constantly delivers with eye shadow palettes, tinted lip crayons, eyeliners, and more based on some favorite characters from our childhoods. The Disney Bambi X Colourpop collection features 11 new […]

Report: Beauty Brands Returned to Posting Darker Skin Tones Over Holidays

Slug: The Buzz Data from Eyecue and MagicLinks suggests that racially inclusive influencer campaigns perform better, with Black influencers garnering a particularly high engagement and conversion rate. Following a spike in Instagram posts featuring darker skin tones, and a steep regression that suggested the initial increase was performative, beauty brands returned to posting darker skin […]

‘Nose’ Documentary Stars Dior’s Perfumer-Creator

PARIS — “Nose,” a new documentary, is a journey of the senses, offering viewers a behind-the-scenes look at one of the most mysterious professions — that of perfumer — through the lens of François Demachy. The perfumer-creator at Parfums Christian Dior since 2006, Demachy is the discreet star of the film, which toggles between such […]

Dreamy Beauty for Spring 2021 Couture Season

Couture season for spring 2021 was particularly lovely beauty-wise, with models’ hair often adorned. For Giambattista Valli, Odile Gilbert pumped up the volume. Valli told her he wanted a hairstyle proportionate to the collection’s large dresses. So they went for big hair festooned with flowers and bows. “To make it happy,” said Gilbert. “The inspiration […]

The Beauty Looks in This "Porgy & Bess" Revival Video Come With a Great Cause

It's February, which means Black History Month is officially on. It's also been more than half a year since last summer's Black Lives Matter uprising in the wake of multiple deaths of unarmed Black folks at the hands of police. That said, now's a great time to reassess your dedication to anti-racism and whether or […]

Shiseido in Talks With CVC to Sell Personal-Care Business

PARIS — Shiseido said that it is in discussions with CVC Asia Pacific Ltd. about the transfer of its personal-care business, which is primarily operated in Asia. Japan’s largest beauty company said in a statement Friday the deal could take place around the first half of 2021, and that the business would then be managed […]

Essie Is Now a Vegan Nail Polish Brand

As far as beauty goes, 2021 is already shaping up to be a great year for sustainability and ingredient awareness — and Essie is leading the pack. As of the end of 2020, the brand is only producing nail polish formulas that are vegan and eight-free.  A brand representative tells Allure that the eight ingredients […]

Goli’s New Ashwa Vitamin Said To Be Selling 200 Bottles Per Minute

Vitamin business Goli, best known for it’s Apple Cider Vinegar Gummies, is said to be selling through its latest launch at a rapid pace.  Industry sources say that Goli Ashwa, the brand’s new ashwagandha gummies, have been selling an average of 200 bottles a minute since they launched on Friday. At $19 each, that would […]

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