12 Elevated Scalp Treatments for Soothing Dryness, Flakes, and Beyond

The scalp is often overlooked, literally and figuratively, in favor of all that happens on top. The market is full of products promising shine, length, and volume—but caring for the foundation is integral for strong, healthy hair. The scalp can also become a problem zone if signs of imbalance are left unattended, from itchy patches … Read more

Doja Cat Shaves Off Her Hair and Eyebrows: “I Was Never Supposed to Have Hair Anyway”

doja cat decided to cool off during this heatwave by ditching all of her hair. The pop star decided to impulsively shave off both her hair and eyebrows while on Instagram Live on Thursday, surprising fans with her sudden decision to give herself such an extreme makeover. But it was clear that Doja had been … Read more

16 Beauty Leaders on Reimagining Packaging for a Sustainability-Conscious Age

This may sound like a familiar scene: You’ve reached the final pump of a beloved serum or the last inky swipe from a mascara tube, and before you go to chuck the vessel, you take a look and wonder, “Can I recycle this ?” For many beauty products, the answer is often an unhelpfully murky … Read more

How Tommy Dorfman Put a Romantic Twist on Latex Christopher Kane for the 2022 Met Gala

In the hours before the 2022 Met Gala, designer Christopher Kane offered a clue that his interpretation of the “Gilded Glamour” theme would be characteristically off-kilter, using a punkish assemblage of safety pins to spell out “Met Ball 2022.” By the time Tommy Dorfman took the red carpet in the label’s floor-sweeping emerald gown for … Read more

Cynthia Erivo’s Met Gala Head Wrap Spoke to Black Women’s History in Louisiana

Cynthia Erivo usually lights up the red carpet through subtle means, tinting her trademark short hair in coordinating shades of mint green or baby pink. But at the 2022 Met Gala, the central gesture—a towering white head wrap, regal in its unassuming way—created a double-take moment alongside her lace Louis Vuitton dress. The inspiration was … Read more

Inside Cara Delevingne’s Golden Met Gala Look, from Body Paint to Screen-Star Hair

Dear Delevingne is not known to be shy on the red carpet. For the 2021 Met Gala, the model and actor wore a Dior fencing vest that read “Peg the Patriarchy” (a message more acute after last night’s Supreme Court leak). Meanwhile, for the 2022 Met Gala, her move dela was a different kind of … Read more

How Madelaine Petsch Played the Moschino Golden Girl at the 2022 Met Gala

Moschino under designer Jeremy Scott is a label that knows how to have serious fun at the Met Gala, as proven by the light-up chandelier worn by Katy Perry to the camp-themed party in 2019. But the custom canary-gold look worn by Madelaine Petsch at the 2022 Met Gala Monday night married the big personality … Read more

Inside Dua Lipa’s Versace-Inspired Blonde Hair Transformation for the 2022 Grammys

By the usual markers of nominations and nerves, Dua Lipa was all set for a laid-back night at the 2022 Grammys. Her sophomore release from her, Future Nostalgia—a club-inspired project that sparked a “dance-crying” catharsis for quarantined fans when it arrived in late March 2020—earned her a 2021 Grammy for best pop vocal album. And … Read more

14 Best Products for Damaged Hair, From Strengthening Treatments to Bond-Building Hair Masks

Ever exposed to the elements, hair undergoes a unique amount of stress. Whether from habits like coloring and heat-styling to environmental factors such as sun exposure, the damage done to strands can cumulatively take a toll. One unwelcome consequence is breakage—that is, when the hair snaps off at a weakened point, leaving behind both flyaways … Read more