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PEARLY WHITES

The Best At-Home Teeth-Whitening Kits, According to Dentists

Achieve pearly whites with any of these pro picks. 

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.

MY BEAUTY RITUAL

The Comedian With an Ultra-Minimalist Skin-Care Routine

Elsa Majimbo says water is the key to her perfect skin in more ways than one.

LIFE IN A PANDEMIC

How to Handle Every Stressful Holiday Situation During a Pandemic

First off: Try not to pressure yourself into attending in-person events, no matter who tries to guilt you over it.

BE GENTLE WITH YOURSELF

How to Deal With a Miscarriage

And why asking for support is crucial to getting through one.

PERSONAL SPACE

The Higher Dose Sauna Blanket Is a Sweat Fest I Can Get Behind

In this edition of Personal Space, I discover my new favorite way to chill out while heating up. (Get it?)

SKIN DEEP

What Skin Changes to Expect From Breast Cancer Treatment

Plus, how to keep these skin conditions under control. 

SURVIVOR'S GUIDE

The Power of Beauty While Battling Breast Cancer

The ability to feel like yourself is one of the most effective treatments of all.

Survivor's Guide

Snapshots of Survivors

Six stories from breast cancer survivors on pain, perseverance, and strength.

THE GOOD FIGHT

Paris Hilton Won’t Give Up the Fight to Shut Down the Troubled Teen Industry

Her documentary, This Is Paris, sparked a huge conversation online about a largely unregulated industry of schools where some former students claim they experienced forms of abuse.

MIND CONTROL

How to Successfully Start Meditating

A practical guide to finding rituals that work for you.

Flu Season

Why Experts Are So Worried About the Overlap of Flu Season and the Pandemic

It’s time to get a flu shot, stat.

MAKEUP + MENTAL HEALTH

Maybelline New York Launched an Initiative to Defeat Mental Illness and Stigma

The brand's new program will donate to nonprofits, provide a mental health education education hub, and more.

COVID-19 NEWS

Johnson & Johnson Starts Its Phase 3 COVID-19 Vaccine Trial

As many as 60,000 adult volunteers in multiple countries will take part.

MEDICAL BIAS

Here's Why Black Women Have a Higher Risk of Uterine Fibroids

If you have these symptoms, talk to your doctor.

NOPE

White Fragility & the Ruling Against Caster Semenya

"Her sex wasn't in question until she started winning."

THE FUTURE OF BEAUTY

Our Average Life Expectancy Could Increase to 115 Years Very Soon

But should we really rush to tack on those extra decades?

BEYOND SKIN DEEP

The Rarely-Discussed Side Effects of Psoriasis

Tending to your mental health is just as important as treating physical symptoms.