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Survey Says… September 1st, 2021

Happy Wednesday! Here's this week's survey, which you can copy and paste and share...

Allure Beauty Box September 2021 – See All the Products

Subscribe to the Allure Beauty Box now, and you will get $165 of luxury beauty products for $23. While putting together this month’s box, we wanted to give you some of...

MAC Pout of Control & Good for My Ego Lustreglass Lipsticks Reviews & Swatches

MAC Pout of Control Lustreglass Sheer-Shine Lipstick ($22.00 for 0.1 oz.) is a brighter, medium fuchsia pink with cool, blue undertones and a natural sheen. It had medium pigmentation that applied...

Acure Radically Rejuvenating Dual Phase Bakuchiol Serum | Review

Ask any dermatologist and they’ll tell you retinol is the holy grail. The ingredient is hailed as a star for smoothing skin, softening lines, and minimizing breakouts. It’s also despised by...

ColourPop It’s a Mood Mega Palette Swatches

Christine | Updated: 9/01/21September 01, 2021 ColourPop It’s a Mood Mega Palette is a new, 30-shade palette for fall with a mix of warmer, more orange neutrals, greens, blues, and muted purples. There...

Belif The True Cream Moisturizing Bomb | Review

Even on my laziest days, I never skip moisturizer, and lately I’ve been obsessed with Belif’s. I love massaging a small dollop of this airy cream onto my face and neck—and...

What do you look for in a skincare review?

I personally don’t get a lot of value out of most skincare reviews… I think it’s because it is really hard to test real efficacy and it can really just depend...

3 Stories of Going Bald & Embracing Life Without Hair

Darleyns Rosa’s first bald spot appeared when she was just 10 years old. "Every night, my mom would untangle my hair, which was super curly. And she found a quarter-size bald...

What Hair Loss Treatments Could Look Like in the Future

Then there's the fact that women aren't often great candidates for scalp hair transplants. Shaver explains that the way that hair loss typically occurs in women is to blame, as it's...

ColourPop Tender Loving Cancer Eyeshadow Quad Review & Swatches

Tender Loving Cancer ColourPop Tender Loving Cancer Pressed Powder Shadow Quad ($9.00 for 0.21 oz.) includes two shimmer shades (lavender, light duochrome) and two matte shades (dusty coral and blackened plum)....

A TikTok User Made a Solid Case for Using a Hyaluronic Acid Skin-Care Serum in Your Hair

The concept of hyaluronic acid in hair-care products isn't a new one. According to cosmetic chemist David Petrillo, when it shows up in shampoos and conditioners, hyaluronic acid binds to the...

ColourPop Semi Precious Gemini Eyeshadow Quad Review & Swatches

Semi Precious Gemini ColourPop Semi Precious Gemini Pressed Powder Shadow Quad ($9.00 for 0.21 oz.) includes two shimmer shades (molten gold, peachy gold) and two matte shades (rich yellow, orange-brown). The...

Allure Beauty Editors’ Favorite Products of August 2021 — Reviews

At Allure, we get inundated with the latest and greatest beauty offerings every day. Most of it is exciting, some of it confusing, and sometimes it gets overwhelming, especially now that...

This Week in Dupes, Vol. 158

Get Dupes for Most Loved Products Check out dupes for most loved products between August 24th and August 30th. These are products that readers loved the most (looking at loves to leaves). Get...

Dyson’s New Supersonic Hair Dryer Accessory Is a Flyaway Attachment

Anyone who has used the Dyson Supersonic Hair-Dryer at least once knows that the hot tool is worth all of the praise it gets. Since its initial launch in 2016, the...

Chanel Rouge Distinctif & Rouge Imprevu Rouge Allure Ink Liquid Lip Colours Review & Swatches

Rouge Distinctif (842) Chanel Rouge Distinctif (842) Rouge Allure Ink Matte Liquid Lip Colour ($40.00 for 0.2 oz.) is a medium-dark orange-coral with warmer undertones and a matte finish. It had...

7 Stories of Early-Onset Hair Loss in Women Under 30

While putting together before-and-after photos for a product she'd been testing, Chang's eyes were drawn to her hair for once. "My hairline had receded so much," she recalls. Fear, regret, and...

Anastasia Chestnut Cream Bronzer Review & Swatches

Anastasia Chestnut Cream BronzerAnastasia Chestnut Cream Bronzer ($35.00 for 0.4 oz.) is a dark, reddish-brown with warm undertones and a “natural matte” finish that didn’t add shine but didn’t mattify. It...

Glossier Universal Pro-Retinol Makes My Skin Glow and Look So Even-Toned | Review, Photos

It wouldn't be a stretch to say that retinol and I have a tricky relationship, where one tests the other more than the other. (I'll let you guess.) But as someone...

Why Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia Is So Often Misdiagnosed in Black Women

This story is a part of The Truth About Hair Loss, an exploration into why we lose our hair, the emotional and monetary costs that come along with the experience, and...

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