TikTok’s Wellness Influencers Suck at Tantric Sex

The goal of tantric sex isn’t about achieving a mind-blowing orgasm (though it can definitely happen), but rather about enjoying each and every touch, kiss, and sensation brought about during intimate moments. It doesn’t have to include penetrative sex — just a simple moment of caressing each other, looking into each other’s eyes, parallel masturbation, … Read more

How I Grew My Eyebrows Back After Overplucking and Microblading — See Photos

My eyebrows au naturale definitely aren’t what I consider perfect yet, but I’m getting pretty damn close. Here’s how I’ve been growing them back out after years of torture at the hands of brow trends. Less — nay, nothing — is more when it comes to brow makeup I began my eyebrow regrowth journey as … Read more

6 Astrology Myths and Misconceptions, Clarified

Horary Astrology — Horary is used for asking yes/no questions with specific time constraints, usually three months or a season.. You can ask, “Will I meet someone this fall?” or “Will I get called in for that interview?” It can also even be used to find lost objects like your phone charger. Mundane Astrology — … Read more

Fermented Skin Care: Here’s What You Need to Know About the Trend

Fermented foods — like yogurt, wine, and kimchi — are everywhere, and may even contain probiotics that help with gut health. Fermented ingredients just may work wonders on your skin, too, and are increasingly popping up in moisturizers, toners, and serums. But how exactly does fermentation benefit your skin? We asked skin-care experts to break … Read more

19 Stunning Wedding Manicure Ideas from the Traditional to the Unconventional — See Photos

As spring makes its debut, hopeless romantics are thrilled to announce that it’s officially wedding season. Brides have tons of big-day aspects to decide upon — namely, their wedding nails. Yes, brides have plenty of other hefty tasks to complete to ensure their day goes amazing (to assist in the beauty department, we have rounded … Read more

10 Skin-Care Product Winners From the 2022 Readers’ Choice Awards

We asked, you answered, we awarded. Now, check out the rest of our 2022 Readers’ Choice Award winners. There are few topics that get Allure editors going quite like skin care. Sure, we’ll collectively “ooh” and “aah” over a new eyeliner. But ask us our opinions on sunscreen, antioxidant serums, or overnight masks and the … Read more

14 Clean Beauty Product Winners From the 2022 Readers’ Choice Awards

We asked, you answered, we awarded. Now, check out the rest of our 2022 Readers’ Choice Award winners. Just like the beauty industry, Allure readers are constantly evolving and redefining who they are — and with that, you are constantly raising the bar for what you expect to find in your beauty product formulas, including … Read more

4 Innovative Beauty Products From Our Readers’ Choice Breakthrough Awards 2022

Dry shampoos make your hair look cleaner — but feel cleaner? Not so much. Even if you try brushing them out, the ingredients that soak up oil tend to cling to your roots, leaving them feeling gunky or looking white. “I’ve formulated dry shampoo and I only like the feeling of freshly washed hair,” says … Read more

13 Makeup Winners of the 2022 Readers’ Choice Awards

We asked, you answered, we awarded. Now, check out the rest of our 2022 Readers’ Choice Award winners. It’s been a tough two years for our beloved beauty products, which spent most of the pandemic atop our vanities totally neglected due to the reality of masks and lockdowns. But as the world continues to open … Read more

11 Hair Product Winners of the 2022 Readers’ Choice Awards

We asked, you answered, we awarded. Now, check out the rest of our 2022 Readers’ Choice Award winners. Allure readers are nothing but loyal to their favorite products and there is no better example of this than the annual Readers’ Choice Awards. Each year, several veterans stay in the winner’s circle, but you also comb … Read more