There has been a resurgence in the number of young TikTok users who are posting about a body type scale from the 1980s called the Kibbe system.
The truth behind those pieces of hairbrush fluff is majorly grossing people out.
“Normalizing texture + acne like it’s my day job.”
“If we’re not advocating for ourselves, no matter how tiring it can be sometimes, there is going to be no tangible change.”
Before the beauty community could even take a breath after Tarte Cosmetics’ infamous influencer trip to Dubai, influencer Mikayla Nogueira stepped up and said, “Hold my mascara.”
The problematic naming aside — if you don’t fit in with the look, are you then considered “dirty”? — the trend isn’t exactly “new” for women of color.
Here’s how she’s using her platform to spread color-blindness awareness and advocate for inclusivity in the makeup industry.
A woman on TikTok went viral after reducing $600 worth of beauty products to 34 cents using the Ulta rewards program.
A lifestyle and beauty TikToker is warning her followers to not use Kylie Jenner’s eponymous skincare line after her face wash turned brown.
There’s a right way to wash your hair — and a wrong way.