Fall 2016 Beauty Runway Trends To Try Now

  For once, September weather in L.A. actually feels like autumn. Which is apropos, what with all the fall fashions and beauty trends I'm seeing all over the Web and in magazines. So now's a good time to experiment with some of the chicest, most wearable beauty looks straight off the fall runways, from a patina'd … Continue reading Fall 2016 Beauty Runway Trends To Try Now

3 Wearable Spring Runway Beauty Trends To Try Now

  As someone who decides what to wear and buy each season based on what I see coming down the runway, I love seeing new trends. Sculptural ruffles? I'm in. Outsized sleeves? All over it. An asymmetrical white button-down that says I'm a cool art gallerist? Sign me up. What I'm less adventurous about is … Continue reading 3 Wearable Spring Runway Beauty Trends To Try Now

How to Get the Strobing Effect With Your Skin Care

  There have been some seriously wacky beauty trends in the past couple decades. Orange faux tans? A bad look. Overplucked eyebrows? Many still rue the day. And don’t get me started on lining the lips with black liner. More recently, there’s been contouring — that Kim Kardashian mainstay of shading and highlighting to create … Continue reading How to Get the Strobing Effect With Your Skin Care

How Korean Beauty Is Influencing American Beauty — And Why It’s No Passing Fad

  It started with BB cream. I was an editor at Audrey Magazine, and one of our summer interns pitched a story about BB cream. Now, I had heard of BB cream — the miracle product discovered by a German doctor to soothe the skin of post-peel patients and co-opted by Korean chemists as a do-it-all moisturizer, primer, … Continue reading How Korean Beauty Is Influencing American Beauty — And Why It’s No Passing Fad

The Hottest Asian Beauty Trends You Need to Know

  In my latest story for Composure Magazine, I highlight five hot beauty innovations out of South Korea and Japan, from the oft-praised cushion compact, which I cannot emphasize enough needs to be in every woman's beauty arsenal, Asian or otherwise, to the super convenient, super easy patting splash mask, which will transform the way … Continue reading The Hottest Asian Beauty Trends You Need to Know