Posts filed under Skin

These are the posts filed under "Skin".

Skin Story: Alaina Gibbs, Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

You’ve probably never looked at art the way Alaina Gibbs does. That’s not the sort of thing you do when

Scandal Thursday: Breaking it up

A third of my Scandal anxiety stems from the breaks: breakups, breakdowns, and the ever-enduring commercial breaks. And though I

Zit Happens

Whether occasionally, often, or somewhere in between, we all get breakouts. It’s terrible every time. And though (we know, we

DIY Body Scrub

It’s really hard to jazz up a body scrub. Some are more hydrating, fragrant, or abrasive than others, but at

No Makeup Makeup

The runways of fashion week are the invariable platforms to showcase makeup’s best and boldest. Avant garde collections embrace the

Cold Weather Warriors

Everyone remembers where they were on this day four years ago. I was on the Washington mall with my mother

Routine Roundup

There’s this awful internet phrase called “humble brag,” which is as believable as “pleasant root canal,” “unwanted cash prize,” or

Cleansing before cleansing

It started with black marks on my pillow. Old faithful wasn’t washing away my mascara thoroughly. I’m incredibly smart and

That Oil Thing

For the past decade or so, I’ve treated oil much like Whole Foods treats MSG: vilified and cut from life

‘Tis the Season

Just because finding me at a beauty counter is easier than spotting an iPhone in a twenty-something’s hand, it doesn’t