Tag: makeup

  • Makeup Diarist: I Tried Two Versions of the Viral TikTok Foundation Hack

    Makeup Diarist: I Tried Two Versions of the Viral TikTok Foundation Hack

    The rumors are true. I’ve downloaded TikTok! It’s only been about three days since I’ve had it, and I’m following about nine celebs, one YouTuber, and Blogilates.  The main reason I downloaded it was because of all of the makeup and beauty hacks shared on the app. Glamour, Teen Vogue, and Cosmo have been regularly…

  • The Return of a More Inclusive Almay

    *The Return of a More Inclusive Almay Color me surprised when I saw Almay’s latest commercial starring Rashida Jones. Jones may be on the lighter-skinned spectrum of celebrities who are biracial, but nonetheless, what was Almay–that hadn’t had a spokesmodel of color in years–doing promoting products with her? Was what I thought was happening really…

  • THE GLAM DOWN: A Throwback to Essie’s “Mint Candy Apple”

    THE GLAM DOWN: A Throwback to Essie’s “Mint Candy Apple”

    My first two years in New York, there was only one nail polish color that mattered and it was Essie’s “Mint Candy Apple.” When I finally got my hands on a bottle of it, I was still working at Topshop in Soho and I recall so well how a coworker (her name was Margeaux) stopped…