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INCLUSIVITY

The Only Plus-Size Period Underwear I Actually Enjoy Wearing

After trying to squeeze into other brands' largest sizes, I finally found one with a truly inclusive range.

MY BEAUTY BREAK

How CTZN Cosmetics Got Nude Lipstick So Right

The three sisters behind the brand explain the (extremely in-depth) process that went into their highly celebrated collection.

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.

REPORT

Black Cheerleaders Are Calling for Change. Will the NFL Listen?

Former and current NFL cheerleaders reflect on why it's taking pro-cheerleading so long to become more inclusive.

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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The Lip Bar Launches Fresh Glow Bronzer-Blush Duos for Every Skin Tone

And I can't wait to get my hands on them.

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Uoma Beauty Is the Inclusive Beauty Brand Doing Things Differently

Founder Sharon Chuter talks to Allure about what inclusivity in beauty really means.

BLACK LIVES MATTER

Is This Finally the End of Skin Whitening?

The BLM movement set off a worldwide conversation about racism and colorism, and many beauty brands that have long marketed "whitening" products are quickly changing course.

Maitreyi Ramakrishnan Doesn’t Care If Her Arm Hair Bothers You

The Never Have I Ever star shares why she’s so passionate about skin inclusivity in video games and her most memorable shaving moments.

NOW THAT'S A DEEP SHADE

Makeup Artist Darius McKiver Created an Amazing Contour Palette for Dark Skin Tones 

The palette was created with Nyma Tang in mind. 

LOVE TO SEE IT

The Short Film Hair Love Is Being Adapted for a TV Series

Writer and director Matthew A. Cherry will be expanding the story for HBO Max. 

TRUE TO THIS, NOT NEW TO THIS

Iman Shared How Iman Cosmetics Has Been Promoting Diversity Since It Launched in 1994

Uplifting people of color was never a trend for the model. 

BACK IT UP

Munroe Bergdorf Is Now a Member of L’Óreal Paris’s Newly Launched Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Board 

Back in 2017, the brand ended its partnership with Bergdorf after she spoke out against systemic racism. 

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E.L.F. Is Dropping a Makeup Collection With Nabela Noor — Here’s Everything We Know

For starters, you're going to want everything.

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This Skin-Care Brand Shot a Campaign Featuring Gasp Actual Acne

Blume wants you to celebrate your skin, no matter what.

allure exclusive

Flesh Beauty Just Launched Its First Liquid Foundation

We have all of the exclusive details.

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Charlotte Tilbury’s “Magic Vanish” Color Correctors Are Your Ticket to Flawless Base Makeup

Get your first look at the brand's upcoming launch.

boundary breaking beauty

Lizzo and Ezra Miller Star in Urban Decay’s New "Pretty Different" Campaign, and It's Epic

Meet the brand's new global citizens.

Beauty

People Are Praising Rihanna for Not Editing This Fenty Model’s Facial Scars

"As a girl with scars, this really touches my heart."