Category : Video

Cosmetic Reviews / Video - 5 months ago

Danielle Nachmani, Stylist

The difference between my day and night looks is that I don't wear makeup on set, period. I don't wear makeup during the day at all—I don't wear anything. I think that the basis of me as a stylist overall is the simplicity of my aesthetic. It's some...

Cosmetic Reviews / Video - 5 months ago

The Movie Theater Facial

A couple of years ago I had one of those particularly over-booked Saturdays—the kind with a million errands to run, tired eyes to soothe, a full body to exfoliate pre-spray tan, and a flight the next day for which I was certainly not packed. All tha...

Cosmetic Reviews / Video - 5 months ago

Things We Finish: Spring 2018

When you work in beauty, a big part of the job is trying out new products, no matter if you already have your favorite face moisturizer or red lipstick. Which isn't to say you can't have a few standbys, but the name of the game is experimentation: Y...

Cosmetic Reviews / Video - 5 months ago

A Real Conversation About Retinoids

The following is an absolutely real, not at all staged conversation that happened between Utibe Mbagwu and Peyton Johnson one day last week around 10AM. While it may not be the longest thing you'll ever read on this site, what it lacks in length it...

Cosmetic Reviews / Video - 5 months ago

Adaptogens & Herbs for Beginners

Full disclosure, I am NOT a biomedical scientist. I'm a photographer. Just clearing that up—because everything I'm going to talk to here is just what I think, based on my open-minded but also skeptical experiences. I'm a firm believer in the idea th...

Cosmetic Reviews / Video - 5 months ago

Natasha Pickowicz, Pastry Chef

"I didn’t go to culinary school—I went to Cornell and majored in English Literature. I wrote for my college paper for many years, edited the arts section of an alt-weekly paper there called the Ithaca Times, and then started to transition to freelan...

Cosmetic Reviews / Video - 5 months ago

What Products Do You Steal From Your Mom?

Friendly reminder: This Sunday is Mother's Day. Yes, it's always a Sunday. And yes, you do need to get her something. Even if it's just a card. Because mothers (or similar figures in your life, whoever they may be) are excellent. Particularly when t...