#beauty Stories

Trudon’s New Fragrance Conjures a Dark, Mystical Presence

A gothic iteration of the French perfumer’s Mortel blend brings a sensual heat.

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Ethereal Skincare Destination Alexis Lauren Collective Debuts in Miami

Pairing medical-grade treatments with meditative aesthetics, Alexis Lauren Collective is elevating...

Stella McCartney’s Eco-Friendly Values Anchor Her Foray into Skincare

In collaboration with the LVMH Beauty Division and French perfumer Francis Kurkdjian, the fashion...

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What’s New This Summer, From Our List Members

A new Glossier store in Washington, D.C., Pophouse Pop-Up at the PGA , Idris Khan’s first solo...

The Fraught State of the Celebrity Beauty Brand

Celebrity beauty brands are a hot topic in 2022. Recent entries into the already-congested space...

Glossier’s Miami Outpost is Packed with Magic City Cues

Vibrant hues, local coral stone, and an experiential "underwater" selfie room set the tone and a...

Has Beauty’s Sustainable Packaging Revolution Arrived?

A new wave of beauty brands is embracing compostable packaging and refillable bottles in an effort...

The Principles of Retrograde Audio Design Inform a Cult Perfumer

Byredo enlists auditory maestro Devon Turnbull on a limited-edition fragrance bottle that pulls...

Behold, the First-Ever Fragrance Made From Air

Air Company, the innovators behind a vodka that sucks carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, debuts a...

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CBD Beauty Products are Taking Skin Care to New Heights

From body oils and serums to bath salts to recovery salves, the beauty world is going crazy for...

In Defense of $900 Face Cream

Why La Prairie's Skin Caviar Luxe Cream is worth it.

Bobbi Brown Makes It Look Easy

After 25 years in the industry, cosmetics titan Bobbi Brown continues to espouse natural beauty.