style

mind

Starting an Instagram Clique Fixed My Fear of Group Friendships

My friendships with other women were hard-earned, closely guarded one-on-ones, until I accidentally started a thriving Instagram community.
Lauren Mechling
6.24.19
style

Meet The Influencers Making Brazil's Natural Hair Movement Mainstream

Inspired by a new generation of YouTubers and bloggers, Brazilian girls are ditching chemical straightening and blow dries.
Branca Lessa de Sá
4.18.19
style

Moira Rose From 'Schitt's Creek' Is My Style Icon

I could never find an older version of myself until I found Moira. She's proof we don't have to dread unremarkable uniforms “suited to our age."
Molly Savard
4.16.19
Beauty

In Photos: The Afrocentric Hair and Beauty Mall Turning Looks in London

“We want people to come, enjoy, and be educated by their experience."
Paula Akpan
3.6.19
Beauty

New York City Bans Discrimination Against Black Hairstyles

New guidelines recognize that harassing, threatening, or professionally punishing people because of their hair texture or style is racial discrimination.
Zing Tsjeng
2.19.19
mental health

Expressing Myself Through Clothing Has Helped Me Deal With Depression

But I worry that I'll become image-obsessed.
Philip Eil
2.14.19
Fashionating

Stop Dressing Like Trash at Home

If you don’t think you need to look like you’re on the runway while watching "The Silence of the Lambs" for the thirty-second time, you’re in for a rude awakening.
Diana Tourjée
1.29.19
Broadly

I Tried on 'Genderless' Clothes and Was Extremely Disappointed

I went to Finland's first gender-neutral shopping floor at a major department store to see if it delivered on its promises of a "genderless revolution."
Nicoline Larsen
1.28.19
Compact Report

Missy Elliott Inspired Me to Ditch My Naked Palette

Growing up, 21-year-old Abigail Cherubin felt like she had to pare back her makeup to fit in. But bold makeup helps her reject the stereotypes society places on Black women—even if sometimes it looks like she's crying glitter.
Abigail Cherubin
1.24.19
Broadly

6 People Show Us the Sexiest Outfits They Wear to Bed

Pajamas aren't always just for sleeping in.
Bex Wade
Zing Tsjeng
1.22.19
Fashionating

This Winter's Hottest Shoe Is a Pair of Sandals

Boots are canceled.
Diana Tourjée
1.9.19
hair

The Viral 'Bulletproof' Haircut Started in Prison

First Ariel Franco was in solitary confinement. Then he was Brazil's most sought-after hairstylist.
Julia Reis
1.4.19
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