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Gabi Thorne

Editorial Assistant

About Me: A twentysomething-year-old trying to blend away my problems away one eye shadow at a time. Anime dweeb. Avid shopper. Lover of bright eyeshadows and matte liquid lipstick.
Hair Texture: Curly 3C with 4A parts
Hair Color: Natural dark brown hair
Biggest Hair Concern: Dryness (low porosity hair sucks :/)
Skin Tone: Medium-dark with neutral/golden undertones 
Skin Type: dry/normal 
Greatest Skin Concern: Acne scars :/ 
The Product I Always Run Out Of: Serums 
Biggest Beauty Regret: Cutting off my purple hair
Beauty Product You Can’t Live Without: Bright eyeshadow/eyeliner
Beauty Product You’ll Never Use: Lip plumper
Biggest Beauty Indulgence: Acrylic full set 
If I Could Trade Makeup Bags With Anyone It Would Be: Rico Nasty
Fragrance I’m Currently Wearing: Searching for the perfect one

BABY THE BROWS
Courteney Cox’s Semi-Microbladed Brows Are Even Thicker Than Eugene Levy’s 

In a humorous selfie, the star shows off her new set of arches.

THOSE ARE SOME INCHES, BABY
Demi Lovato Had Dazzling Platinum-Blonde Hair at the 2020 People’s Choice Awards

The singer looked gorgeous while serving as host for the night.

EYE DAZZLE
Josephine Cosmetics Eye Dazzle

It's perfect for when I need to do eyeshadow in less than five minutes.

IT'S THE TALENT FOR ME
These Among Us Nails Aren’t Sus at All 

Artist Anna Miles breaks down how she created this incredibly cute manicure based on the popular video game.

IT'S THE EVERYTHING FOR ME
Saweetie’s Destiny’s Child “Bootylicious” Costume Is Simply Perfect

The way she nailed all the details should be Halloween inspiration for years to come. 

I Tried It
Why the Latest Juvia’s Place Collection Makes the Perfect Holiday Gift

Just in time for the holidays, Juvia’s Place has launched its Nubian Royal and Nubian Glow Holiday Collections, each featuring a six-pan eye shadow palette and two lip balms. Editorial assistant Gabi Thorne shares why she loves these products, plus two festive looks you can achieve with them.

THE CREATIVITY JUMPED OUT
Laverne Cox’s Kanekalon Hair Dress Has Our Jaws on the Floor

Stylist Alexander Julian shares how he crafted the gown out of kanekalon bundles he bought at a beauty supply shop.

WARM IT UP
I Finally Found the Bronzer for Brown Skin I've Been Waiting For

There aren't many great options for people with dark skin tones who want that summer glow all year long. Mented Cosmetics is helping to fill that gap in the market.

WEEBS UNITE
Megan Thee Stallion Shows Off Her Love of Anime With Jojo's Big Adventure Nail Art

Her manicurist managed to capture the beloved anime's unique elements in such a small space.

CANADIAN QUEEN
A Glowing Céline Dion Reminds Fans to Take Time to Be Thankful 

The international superstar shared an optimistic, makeup-free Instagram post to celebrate Canadian Thanksgiving. 

TIKTOK HACKS
This Is a Genius Way to Fake Lash Extensions on Monolids

All it takes is one product you likely already have at home.

EMBRACE YOUR ROOTS
Tia Mowry's Shares a Selfie of Her Gorgeous Gray Afro

Loving your gray hairs never looked so easy. 

QUEEN RIRI DOES IT AGAIN
The Savage x Fenty Vol 2 Show Proves Mullets Are Cool Again

Leave it to Rihanna to make retro hair and makeup look fresh.

BEST OF BEAUTY 2020
Coloured Raine Single Eyeshadow

I am especially in love with the green hues the brand has.

OH BABY THAT GLOW
This $40 Highlighter Is Responsible for J.Lo's Glow in the "Pa Ti" Video

Her latest music video features a secret romance and seriously radiant makeup.

BEST OF BEAUTY 2020
Milani Baked Highlighters

I love the sparkly glow it adds to my cheeks.

SEND ALL THE NUDES
Your Favorite Black-Owned Nude Lipstick Is Now Sold at Target

Target's shelves just got cuter. 

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