Second Life Podcast: Angelica Nwandu

If you’re one of the 16 million people (and counting) who follow the wildly popular The Shade Room on Instagram (which reports on celebrity news, culture, entertainment, and politics), you might be familiar with Angelica Nwandu. If not, allow us to introduce you. Five years ago, Los Angeles–based Nwandu had just earned a degree in accounting and was hired […]

11 Cheap Fall Clothing Trends at Amazon, Nordstrom, and H&M

I mean, really, can it get any better? Whether you live for H&M’s affordable prices, love Nordstrom’s extensive selection and dependability, or, like all of us, simply enjoy the ease of ordering anything on Amazon, today’s roundup will inevitably strike a chord—or several. Believe it or not, this story practically wrote itself because once I […]

The 28 Best Beauty Buys at Urban Outfitters’ Sale

In case you weren’t aware, the beauty section at Urban Outfitters is a gold mine of hair, skin, and makeup finds. From cult-favorite brands to under-the-radar indie products, the retailer has a variety of picks to satisfy any beauty craving. It’s seriously the best. Get ready for a fiscally responsible flex because right now, Urban Outfitters is offering […]

The Best Eyebrow Makeup Celebrities Wear

It’s no secret celebrities have access to the best skincare experts in the industry. Honestly, they could easily walk red carpets and attend events completely barefaced sans any kind of makeup. But they also have access to the best makeup artists, and playing around with makeup is (subjectively) fun—whether you’re a celeb or not. It’s also no secret that things like mascara, […]