Kit, the Expa-backed social network for product reccos, lands $2.5 million in seed

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Kit, the Expa-backed social network for product reccos, lands $2.5 million in seed
Kit, the Expa-backed platform for product recommendation, has today announced the close of a $2.5 million from Social Capital, Precursor Ventures, April Underwood, Ellen Pao, Authentic Ventures, Black Angel Tech Fund, and Expa. Kit lets users choose and review products theyve used and owned to build kits. These kits normally focus on a certain theme […]

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Heres the 19th batch of 500 Startups companies

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Heres the 19th batch of 500 Startups companies
500 Startups just wrapped up its 18th batch of company launches last month which means its already looking forward to the next one. This time around, in its 19th batch, the program (no longer called an accelerator, ironically) has 44 companies, ranging from business-to-business software to beauty products. Youll find everything from software for managing […]

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5 Classic Holiday Foods With Anti-Aging Benefits

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5 Classic Holiday Foods With Anti-Aging Benefits
When you think of Thanksgiving, typically all-day feasting, followed by bloating, weight gain and a food coma probably come to mind. But what if we told you that better skin and anti-aging benefits could also come from the holiday buffet? While your willpower might be wearing thin around this time of year, we’ve rounded up […]

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6 Annoying Winter Skin Issues (Like Chapped Lips And Dry Skin), Solved

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6 Annoying Winter Skin Issues (Like Chapped Lips And Dry Skin), Solved
For Glamour, by Cristina Mueller. Courtesy of CNP Montrose Read more: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/6-annoying-winter-skin-issues-like-chapped-lips-and_us_5834538ee4b0d28e5521551b

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Will Fashion Designers Embrace Melania Trump?

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Will Fashion Designers Embrace Melania Trump?
The fashion world has had a long affair with first ladiesand was proudly aligned with Michelle Obama. Melania Trump may be in for a tougher time.”> In the aftermath of the election, the fashion world has been relatively quiet on the issue of how it will interact with future first lady Melania Trump. Its an […]

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10 Beauty Buys Under That Are Actually Worth It

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10 Beauty Buys Under That Are Actually Worth It
It can be a gamble trying to decide what’s worth it and what is just plain over-hyped but that’s part of the fun anyway. There’s something about scouring the Internet for the best undiscovered brands and reading pages upon pages of reviews before hitting the jackpot on that one item that feels a bit like […]

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You Don’t Need To Be Rich To Have A Beautiful Chandelier, Here Are 19 DIY Versions

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You Don’t Need To Be Rich To Have A Beautiful Chandelier, Here Are 19 DIY Versions
There’s something so elegant about having a crystal chandelier over your dining room table or in your living room. Heck, throw a chandelier in any room or space, and it’s bound to be 10x classier than it was before. Sadly though, not everyone can afford a beautiful crystal light fixture — myself included — but […]

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A Lot Of Women Are Shaving Their Faces. Here’s What You Need To Know.

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A Lot Of Women Are Shaving Their Faces. Here’s What You Need To Know.
So you want to try shaving your face, eh? Many women have long touted facial shaving, an at-home, less intense version of dermaplaning. It is the practice of using a razor to shave the peach fuzz and hair off of your face in pursuit of hair removal and smoother, exfoliated skin. Perhaps you’ve heard that Marilyn […]

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Watching How People Used To Make Makeup Is Actually Pretty Interesting

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Watching How People Used To Make Makeup Is Actually Pretty Interesting
These days when we need makeup, we just slip into Target (or Sephora, if we’re lucky) to pick up what we need. For our mothers and grandmothers, however, buying a simple compact of face powder was quite the endeavor. Unlike most makeup today, face powder in 1958 was mixed by hand. As you’ll see, bright […]

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The Honest Companys not terrible but not very good 2016

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The Honest Companys not terrible but not very good 2016
The Honest Company has become a beloved brand in many homes in its five-year history. But the consumer products business has also taken its lumps in 2016. Its currently fighting civil lawsuits brought against it by consumers who say they were misled by the companys labeling of various products, including its laundry detergent and sunscreen. […]

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Motorolas hackathon-winning Moto Mods include a gamepad and skin-care monitor

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Motorolas hackathon-winning Moto Mods include a gamepad and skin-care monitor
Youve got to hand it to Motorola, the smartphone maker does appear committed to its nascent modular smartphone offering. The company launched the Moto Z back in July, alongside four magnetic backings a projector, a set of JBL speakers, a battery pack and protective casing. Since then, the company has launched a Hasselblad zoom lens, […]

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After Years Of Acne, My Skin Is Finally Glowing Thanks To These 3 Products

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After Years Of Acne, My Skin Is Finally Glowing Thanks To These 3 Products
DISCLAIMER: Absolutely none of these are sponsored! I sincerely love these products. But like, if they WANTED to sponsor me, I wouldn’t say no. (Have your people call my people) 1. LEROSETT Organic Clay Treatment by Gunilla of Sweden I started breaking out badly around my sophomore / junior year in college. I somehow managed […]

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Anne Rice Opens Up: I Feel Like Im Gay

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Anne Rice Opens Up: I Feel Like Im Gay
The acclaimed vampire author discusses her latest novel, Prince Lestat and the Realms of Atlantis, adapting her own Game of Thrones-style TV show, and the election of Trump. “> Forty years ago, Anne Rices debut novel, Interview with the Vampire, brought vampirism out of the shadows and into the light. Her initial foray into the […]

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7 Ways To Be A Natural Beauty From A Girl Who Hates Makeup

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7 Ways To Be A Natural Beauty From A Girl Who Hates Makeup
I want to just spit it out, I absolutely hate make up. Putting on make up is by far the worst part of my day. Contouring whatever that means? Yeah, too much work for me. I am a mascara and go kinda girl. I believe in enhancing your natural beauty. Some girls may believe they […]

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5 Skin Care Resolutions You Need To Keep In 2017

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5 Skin Care Resolutions You Need To Keep In 2017
NYE kickstarts one of the worst parts of the year. The part when people decide to “reinvent” themselves by doing paltry things like “drinking less” and “not crying alone at night because they have deep-rooted self-hatred and intimacy issues.” News flash: It might be a new year, but if your life still sucks, consider the […]

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