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Blake Newby

Blake is a freelance beauty writer and candle obsessive living in NYC. When she's not fawning over the latest skincare gadget, you can catch her sifting through Instagram trying to find her next hairstyle.


Kate Bosworth Swears By This New Retinol Serum To Fade Her Melasma

It’s a must for glowing skin this summer.


Summer’s 6 Hottest Haircut Trends Are Also Super Low Maintenance

Manageable but still stylish.


Celebs From Dua Lipa To Lizzo Can’t Stop Wearing This '90s Hair Trend

It’s going to be everywhere this summer.

(Skin Care)

The Endless List Of Reasons To Start Using Green Tea For Your Skin

Acne, inflammation, hyperpigmentation — it treats it all.


Influencers Are Loving This "Ugly" Nail Polish Shade For Summer

Pea soup, but for your nails.


These Celebs Are Serving The 19 Best Natural Hair Looks For Summer

From protective styles to perfectly-coifed curls.

(Skin Care)

Tranexamic Acid Is The New Powerhouse Ingredient To Fight Hyperpigmentation

Look out dark spots, uneven tone, and melasma.

(Product Launch)

The Best New April Beauty Launches For Warmer Days Ahead

Radiant skin, hair, and nails are on the way.

(Nail File)

The Best Summer Nail Designs We’re Seeing All Over Instagram

Mani inspiration for days.

(Curl Conversation)

Sasheer Zamata On The Movie Star That Inspired Her To Embrace Her Natural Hair

Her thoughts on being a hair chameleon in Hollywood.


12 Rice Water Hair Products That Don’t Require Boiling, Measuring, Or Mess

A nourished head of hair is just a few grains away.

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6 Spring Nail Designs That Are A Sign Of Brighter Days Ahead

For minimalists, maximalists, and everyone in between.

(The Climb)

Celebrities Are Obsessed With Augustinus Bader The Rich Cream — Here’s Why

The science behind the sought-after formula & whether it’s worth the price tag.


Vitamin C Isn't Your Only Option For Battling Hyperpigmentation

The treatments and topicals that work just as well. Sometimes, even better.

(Beauty Report Card)

This Oil-Based Spot Treatment Gets Rid Of My Breakouts While I Sleep

The bottle may be small, but the results are mighty.


Spring’s 5 Hottest Haircut Trends Prove That Layers Are Back In Style

The return of the mullet, anyone?


The Best New Spring Fragrances Are Like A Vacation In A Bottle

These aren’t your traditional florals and fruits.


Dior Reinvented The Classic Smokey Eye At The F/W ‘21 Show

The brand also introduced three new products, including a limited-edition eyeshadow.


KVD Beauty Just Announced A Full Rebrand That's Refreshing, Edgy, & Unexpected — EXCLUSIVE

New packaging, new products, and a new attitude.


The Politics Of Black Hair — The Past, Present, & Future

Three generations of Black women occupying the political space speak about their hair journeys.