Month: April 2020

It’s early 2001. After surviving Y2K—hallelujah—pop culture is brimming with optimism: a young Lizzie McGuire demands a bra from mom. Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake epitomize the new American dream while walking the red carpet in matching denim ensembles, and Jagged Edge has only one thing on their mind: “Where the party at?” We might
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Feel-good beauty buys just in time for Mother’s Day. By Natasha Bruno Date April 29, 2020 icon-facebook icon-twitter This year, Mother’s Day is no doubt going to look and feel very different from previous celebrations. With stay-at-home orders still in effect for the foreseeable future, that annual Sunday brunch gathering or trip to the spa
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Do: Step away from the tweezers It goes without saying that the COVID-19 pandemic has caused major change in our daily lives. While everyone who can is (hopefully) helping slow the spread of the virus by staying home, regularly scheduled beauty appointments for treatments like haircuts, eyebrow grooming and manicures—remember manicures?!—are on pause while salons remain
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Rosdiana CiaravoloGetty Images On March 20, as the threat of the novel coronavirus intensified, an official mandate passed that businesses providing beauty services would have to shut down temporarily to slow the spread of the virus, forcing many women—myself included—to look to the internet for assistance. The ’90s music videos in my YouTube queue were
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They’re chefs and nurses. They’re grad students and entrepreneurs. They’re abortion care providers and soup kitchen managers. Often underpaid and undervalued, these women have quickly become the most essential workers in America. Before the outbreak, men made up a majority of the U.S. work force. The coronavirus crisis changed that. Below, seven female frontline workers
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Photograph courtesy of H&MThe brand says it wants “to help these communities meet their needs in this hard time.” By Maddison Glendinning Date April 29, 2020 icon-facebook icon-twitter Fashion brands continue to step up to help support frontline workers and our community’s most vulnerable people during the COVID-19 pandemic. Whether that’s producing hand sanitizer, manufacturing
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Because there’s never been a better time to support local brands You may not be able to see Mom IRL this year, but that doesn’t mean you can’t make her day. Whether you’re planning a socially-distanced visit or a Zoom brunch, Mother’s Day can still be special during quarantine. Even better: Send her a little
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Photograph courtesy of 2006 Twentieth Century Fox via IMDB.Everything you need to know from the best in the biz. By Eliza Grossman Date April 28, 2020 icon-facebook icon-twitter There’s no shortage of memes circulating right now speaking to the different stages of quarantine. There is of course the filmed workouts stage, the banana bread phase,
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