Talking with Taghi

How One Homegrown Fashion Designer Is Keeping Busy and Giving Back during the Pandemic

24-year-old Amir Taghi got his start showing his designs in Houston while he was still in high school. Now he’s making a name for himself in NYC.

08/10/2020 By Isabella Goodman

Back-to-School Prep

A Local Pediatrician Explains Why We Need to Mask up Our Kids

And how to make the experience a positive one.

08/06/2020 By Kaitlyn Miller

Keeping Folks Safe

Slim Thug Just Launched a Line of Affordable PPE

The iconic rapper wants to help protect people from getting COVID-19 like he did.

08/03/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

Sip a drink, save a life

Enjoy Your Favorite Beverages with these Summer-Friendly Masks

Chloe Dao’s latest design will allow you to stay cool while adhering to mask guidelines.

06/24/2020 By Samantha Dorisca

No shoes, no shirt, no mask, no service

Not Wearing a Mask in Public? You'll Get a $250 Ticket

Houston police will start handing out citations to people not following Gov. Abbott's statewide face mask order.

06/19/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

Sewing machine

How the 'Astros Girl' Is Giving Back During the Pandemic

A Houston bikini model has been leading the charge to overcome the mask shortage.

06/09/2020 By JAKE WHITNEY

Beat the Heat

Tips for Wearing a Face Mask in Summer

How to prioritize safety and comfort when having fun in the sun.

05/22/2020 By Kaitlyn Miller

Treat Yourself

9 Products to Treat Your Stressed-Out Skin

Say goodbye to that pandemic acne.

05/19/2020 By Isabella Goodman

Sign of the Times

Face Masks Complicate Communication for Houston’s Deaf Community

It’s also putting unwanted attention on the Bayou City’s ASL interpreters.

05/07/2020 By Emma Schkloven

Face Mask Monday

Spa-worthy Facials to DIY or Buy

Everyone out here’s talking about PPE, but what about the other type of face mask?

04/27/2020 By Gabi De la Rosa

It's called fashion, darling

Houston's Face Mask Fashion

We might be living in a masquerade of sorts, but at least we can look good while staying healthy.

04/23/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

COVIDia Dell'arte

Houston Theater Community Sews Masks to Save Lives

“Thank God we’re all fabric hoarders.”

04/17/2020 By Alissa Smith

Fashion, thy name is face mask

Send Us Photos of Your Face Masks, And We'll Have a Fashion Show (Virtually)

We all have to wear masks now, so we might as well look good.

04/15/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

Houston, We Have Hope

UH Physicist’s Nanotechnology Could Stop Coronavirus in its Tracks

There’s more than just water-repelling mask coating in the works.

04/08/2020 By Emma Schkloven

Give a little

Donate Your Unused Masks, Gloves, and More to Healthcare Workers at Minute Maid Park

The Astros Foundation, Project C.U.R.E., and Cheniere Energy have teamed up hold a PPE drive on April 8.

04/07/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

The Fearless Femme

I Tried It: Clay Masks

I've been told that clay has healing powers, but the reality is more complicated.

06/23/2016 By Hala Daher

Korean Cosmetics

Why You Should Slather Your Skin with Snail Slime

Or, at least, why it won't hurt.

07/23/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt