Sunday, 5 Dec 2021

Beauty & Balance

EcoTools Is Launching a 100% Biodegradable Makeup Sponge

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. Although makeup sponges spend a short time in makeup bags (three months, to be exact, if you ask Beverly Hills-based board-certified dermatologist Ava Shamban, they live on for decades […]

China’s Beauty Market Reconfigures in Post-Pandemic World

LONDON — While the world is still disrupted by the virus, China has been largely COVID-19 free for almost a year. With global traveling a no-go, and mask-wearing here to stay, the nation’s beauty market has adjusted to this new reality with major developments in sales-driven online initiatives, clean and cruelty-free beauty, domestic duty-free shopping […]

Augustinus Bader’s The Rich Cream Just Got a Major Upgrade

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. In case you haven't heard, vegan beauty brands are a fast-growing arm of the industry. It seems like every other skin-care launch touts "non-toxic" ingredients that claim to be […]

Coty Partners With LanzaTech in Sustainability Effort

Coty Inc. has unveiled an impending partnership with LanzaTech to more sustainably source ethanol, its most purchased ingredient for fragrance production. The company’s fragrance manufacturing will include “sustainable ethanol,” per a statement from Coty, which will come from the carbon-capture technology LanzaTech pioneered. Coty hopes to use the carbon-captured ethanol in the majority of its […]

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 […]

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