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COVID-19

Should We Be Sanitizing Our Beauty Products Now?

Experts explain how long germs can survive on your products' surfaces.

SURVIVOR'S GUIDE

Here's How I Use Telemedicine to Treat My Psoriasis Patients

It's trickier to virtually diagnose and care for chronic skin conditions, but dermatologist Michelle Henry has found ways to make it work. 

Here’s When Doctors Think We’ll Stop Wearing Face Masks

Plus, what you need to know about masking after getting vaccinated.

HOW TO BE ANTI-RACIST

I'm Done Downplaying My Asian American Experience

Six prominent members of the beauty industry share their own experiences growing up Asian in America — and offer guidance for anyone looking to become a better ally.

THE MASKNE DEPARTMENT

Face Masks Are Causing a Rise in Contact Dermatitis

Maskne isn't the only skin condition resulting from the frequent wearing of protective facial coverings.

SALON SAFETY

What You Should Know Before Booking a Brow Threading Appointment Right Now

Technicians have to put the thread in their mouth to shape your brows. Is there any safe way to do that during a pandemic?

Pandemic Plastic Surgery

Why Facial Plastic Surgery Is Up, But Filler Is Down During the Pandemic

The AAFPRS found an increase in rhinoplasty and face-lifts during 2020, but demand for dermal filler dropped for the first time in years.

Pull Up

Here's Where to Get Your Favorite Beauty Products via Curbside Pickup 

Some retailers will have your favorite skin-care products, hair care, and makeup, packed and ready in as little as 30 minutes. 

Where to Buy KN95 Masks to Protect Against New Covid-19 Variants

More contagious variants call for increased protection measures. Here's how to update your face-mask routine.

BACKGROUND BEAUTY

How 11 Beauty Entrepreneurs Are Handling Business Amid the Pandemic

Spa and salon owners share the changes they've made — and what they think will come next. 

Injectable Info

Why You Should Still Get the COVID-19 Vaccine Even If You Have Dermal Fillers

Experts explain why the alarming headlines about side effects are misleading.

FRESH INK

Realistic Temporary Tattoos Are More Popular Than Ever

You don't even have to step foot in a shop to give high-quality designs a test run.

BLINK BLINK

Here's Why Your Eyelids May Be Swollen Right Now

Because it's probably not just allergies, say experts.

Give Back

The 25 Best Brands Participating in Giving Tuesday 2020

Giving Tuesday is all about extending generosity to those around you, and these beauty brands are really getting into the spirit.

JUST WONDERING

Here's What Would Happen to Your Skin If You Never Left Home Again

Turns out: nothing good!

NAIL INSPIRATION

How Pro Manicurists Match Their Nail Art to Their Face Masks

These brilliant artists' color-coordinated nail-art ideas will help you stand out while staying safe this year.

COVOID-19 IMPACT

The Pandemic May Be Causing a Rise in Stress-Induced Hair Loss

In the closing months of a year unlike any other, many dermatologists report an uptick in patients suffering from hair loss — a symptom they attribute to an unprecedented level of anxiety caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

LIVING THROUGH IT

How the Pandemic Changed Everything About Our Lives

From our beauty routines to our approach to climate change, everything is different now.

SNIFF SNIFF

The Weird World of Olfactory Training

Some COVID-19 patients are turning to this niche practice to combat one of the disease's long-term effects: the loss of smell.