5 to Try

Five All-Natural Ingredients for Acne-Free Skin

Because wacky, unpredictable spring weather is like Mr. Toad's Wild Ride as far as your skin is concerned.

04/06/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

5 to Try

5 Facial Oils That Give You Glowing Skin on the Cheap

The price of oil—luxury facial oil, that is—is hitting record lows.

03/07/2017 By Beth Levine

Favorite Things

Want/Need/Love: Houston's Sephora-Busting Skincare and Other Obsessions

5 things that lifestyle editor Sarah Rufca Nielsen fell in love with this week.

01/24/2017 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Yikes

4 Beauty Products So Bad, People Sued

St. Ives is the latest beauty company to get served.

12/29/2016 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Gift Guide

Holiday Gifts for the Beauty Obsessed

Gift friends and family a beautiful 2017.

12/19/2016 By Julia Davila

The Fearless Femme

I Tried It: Hyaluronic Acid

It carries up to 1,000 times its weight in water. This certainly sounds promising.

11/23/2016 By Hala Daher

Beauty

I Tried It: Nipple Cream

Surprise, it's amazing on your lips and other dry parts of your face.

11/09/2016 By Hala Daher

The Fearless Femme

I Tried It: Coconut Oil

What is this magic?

11/02/2016 By Hala Daher

Beauty

Get Your Own Customized Kiehl's with Apothecary Preparations

A new tailored skincare program harken's back to the brand's early apothecary days.

10/28/2016 By Glissette Santana

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

Beauty

Skincare Stronger Than Houston's Allergens

Houstonian Elizabeth Parry couldn't find all-natural products for her sensitive skin, so she made her own.

04/21/2016 By Julia Davila

The Fearless Femme

I Tried It: The 10-Step Korean Skincare Routine

Yes, it's time consuming, but it's the best thing I've ever done for my skin.

04/20/2016 By Hala Daher

Retail

La Mer and More: Bluemercury Brings Luxury Beauty to the Mall

Macy's takes on Sephora's beauty supremacy with the first Bluemercury shop-in-shop in Texas.

01/27/2016 By Leah Lucio

Beauty

8 Easy Ways to Update Your Beauty Routine

Trust us, your hair and skin will thank you later.

01/25/2016 By Julia Davila

Shop for a Cause

Solange's Latest Release Is a Design for Kiehl's

Every purchase of the limited-edition packaging supports three charities, including one chosen by the buyer.

10/02/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

Beauty

Houston's New Beauty Destination Is ... Walgreens?

The corner store just got even more convenient with hands-on Boots Beauty bars.

09/29/2015 By Sarah Rufca Nielsen

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

Sponsored

Sunscreen: the Real Story

When it comes to protecting your children from ultraviolet rays, which SPF is best?

05/01/2014 By Jacques Bourgeois

Sponsored

Melanoma and Children

Most of us associate skin cancer with adults—which puts children at risk.

05/01/2014 By Jacques Bourgeois

H-Town How To

Skincare 101

Because you’re pretty much stuck with that face—for life.

01/28/2014 By Sarah Gabbart