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Peach & Lily Recommends Our 8 New Favorite Korean Beauty Products

If you pay any attention to beauty trends, you've probably noticed that an impressive amount of skin and makeup innovations come from products they've already been...

Lupita Nyong’o is Glamour’s (Everyone’s) Woman of the Year

The inimitable Lupita Nyong’o has been named Glamour’s Woman of the Year and will grace the cover of the mag’s December issue, pictured below.In...

Beyond Chia: 6 Superfoods From South America

The antioxidant-rich, plant-based New World diet is rich in superfoods and holds the key to optimal health and glowing skin.

What the French Know About Skincare That Americans Don’t

As if being the best at making wine, cheese, croissants and month-long summer vacation plans weren't enough bragging rights for the French, we have...

This Fashion Designer Won’t Use Models Who Bleach Their Skin

In the West African nation of Senegal, the "I am black and proud" movement, “Gnoul Kouk” as it’s known locally, is growing day by...

Social Activism Through Skincare

An anti-skin-lightening activist in Ghana is successfully reaching rural villages with her message that dark skin is beautiful.

The Social History of Skin Lightening in Africa

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 77 percent of Nigerian women—the highest percentage in the world—use skin-lightening products on a regular basis. Usage...

Lupita Nyong’o Is Inspiring African Women to Stop Bleaching Their Skin

Lightening is rampant in Africa, where women are destroying their skin and their health in the quest for a lighter complexion. What does it take to end this disastrous practice?

DIY Spa Recipes From Around the World

  There are few greater pleasures in life than indulging yourself in a luxurious spa treatment in some exotic part of the world, but for...

Hammam Beauty: Three Must-Have Products

Purify and heal your skin at home using ingredients that have stood the test of time.