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French Beauty

K-Beauty may be all the rage but perhaps no country has had as long lasting mythical hold on beauty as France. The French je ne sais quoi approach...

Alicia Silverstone and the Green Machine

I recently interviewed Alicia Silverstone for a New York Times beauty story and we had a real pow-wow over green beauty and what that means for reg...

On Beauty Routines and Scent

From our second newsletter... Recently, I spent an afternoon answering beauty questions live for The New York Times. The questions were all center...

The Beauty of Alek Wek

Over the last year, I've been working on a book for the New York Times on beauty regimens. The book is based on my Skin Deep beauty column for th...

Green Beauty Calling!

Next week I will be in San Francisco with an intrepid crew of women to celebrate the re-opening of Ayla Beauty. Founder Dara Kennedy has a refres...

Our Founder Bee Shapiro's Morning Beauty Regimen

It's true that our founder Bee Shapiro gets to pick the brains of celebs like Anna Kendrick, Ellie Goulding and more on their beauty routines. But...

Scent Memory: Kerry Pieri, Digital Director Harper's Bazaar

Of our senses, the sense of smell is perhaps the most romantic and nostalgic. A fragrance can recall memories so precisely and poignantly, and...

ICYMI: Kylie Jenner's Beauty Routine

Celebrity beauty routines can often be woefully stilted or surprisingly revealing. This one, which I wrote for the New York Times Style section, ...