12 Bridal Makeup Ideas From Makeup Artists for the Best Wedding Makeup Looks

Tradition says you need something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue on your wedding day. To that, we would add something glam. It doesn’t have to be much: think a swipe of rosy lipstick, false lashes to frame your eyes, or a touch of highlighter to enhance your day-of glow. “You want to … Read more

Your May 2022 Horoscope Predictions Are Here, and Mercury Retrograde Is Coming

Don’t forget to sign up to Allure’s daily newsletter to learn what else the stars have in store for your sign. When lover Venus enters its home sign of sensual Taurus on Saturday, May 28, all of the signs receive blessings in love. Of course, this looks different for everyone, depending on your sign and … Read more

The Difference Between Mineral and Chemical Sunscreen

Other experts fall somewhere in the middle, recommending some chemical filters but not others. “In my personal opinion, I recommend avoiding oxybenzone, not only due to absorption concerns, but also due to its high rates of allergic reactions,” Dr. Shah shares. “Otherwise, I continue to recommend the other approved chemical sunscreens like avobenzone and octocrylene.” … Read more

“Disorganized Attachment” Is TikTok’s Most Misunderstood Attachment Style

“An attachment style isn’t a medical or mental health diagnosis,” says Dr. Abrams. “It is helpful information about a set of patterns someone may display, and understanding this and working with it can be best accomplished through work with a therapist who uses attachment theory in their clinical work.” According to the psychoanalytical theory, these … Read more

Why Your Fitness Tracker Is Giving You a Rash and How to Avoid Future Skin Irritation

“Those materials are more occlusive to the skin,” Dr. Sadeghpour confirms, meaning they lead to the skin being covered by an impermeable film or substance. But since most major fitness tracker makers use similar materials, don’t expect a huge change by switching brands. “Some people will say, ‘Maybe I’ll just try a different brand,’” Dr. … Read more

How to Start Meditating at Home — and Actually Stick to It

To help keep your breath steady, picture a balloon inflating and deflating with each inhale and exhale. A tool on the Calm app called the “Breathe Bubble” gives you a visual to follow; the bubble’s speed is adjustable. “It supports people to [help them] easily breathe in, hold, and breathe out at a pace that … Read more