Splurging On High-End Beauty Helps This Executive Feel She's Got Her Life Together
High-end beauty products help 25-year-old Natasha Mwansa feel confident in the workplace. Just don't ask her about the Laura Mercier powder she left in a Starbucks–unless you want her to cry.
Inside the Makeup Bag of a Teenager Who Splurges at Sephora When She's Sad
Compact Report is a beauty diary series looking inside people's makeup bags (and budgets). This week, a 19-year-old student talks Glossier hype, her onetime aspiration to be an Insta baddie, and her love of turquoise eyeliner.
Exploring the Future of Makeup with the Highly-Contoured Teens of Beautycon
Every year, teens flock to Beautycon to discuss the fineness of eyeshadows with the specificity of industrial engineers. What can this cosmetics subculture teach us about modern beauty standards and social media?