Fashion & Beauty

Iconic and of-the-moment Southern style, curated by our editors


5 Ways Vitamin C Can Boost Your Beauty Routine

Growing up, your mother probably stressed the importance of taking daily vitamins. Whether or not you listened to her, she was on to something. It turns out Vitamin C is one super vitamin that can work wonders on everything from signs of anti-aging to nail growth. Since Vitamin C is water-soluble, it’s important to get a daily dose of it […]

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Swoon Worthy Gifts for Valentine’s Day

Presents for Valentine’s Day that include chocolates, flowers, and teddy bears are things of the past. Surprise her with thoughtful gifts from some of our favorite Southern artisans and watch her fall in love. If She’s Looking for Luxury: Grab this rejuvenating scrub for the girl who loves to pamper herself. The coffee exfoliates and revives the skin, while the mint gives […]

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Now Is The Perfect Time to Use Dry Conditioner—Here’s How to Do It

If you’re anything like us, you’re already well-versed in dry shampoo. But what about its sister styling product, dry conditioner? If you’ve never heard of it, you’re not alone: Though it’s popped up here and there before, only in the past few months have we noticed a true boom in the dry conditioner department. The timing is no coincidence, says […]

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Winter Breakouts? Here’s How to Deal With Them

Putting up with winter’s sub-zero temperatures, snow, and slush, is torture enough, but throw breakouts into the mix and the struggle to make it through to spring reaches a whole other level. Breakouts during winter may come as a surprise, but a number of factors can trigger blemishes. Holiday stress and diet, lack of sleep, and indoor heating can cause […]

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How to Keep Your Skin From Freaking Out in the Fluctuating Weather

For those who still insist on denying climate change, let the unpredictable weather that goes from 0 to 100 real quick and the toll it’s taken on our skin serve as evidence. “It’s actually a stressor on your skin to have the weather change so much and so quickly,” says celebrity esthetician Joanna Vargas. “A lot of what goes on in […]

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5 Ways to Refresh Your Beauty Routine

Dull skin, damaged hair, and boring nail polish shades are a thing of the past. Ditch the bad beauty habits; these products will change the way you get glam in the new year. The Brightening Solution:  Panda’s Dream White Magic Cream This facial moisturizer is loaded with naturally hydrating ingredients like bamboo extract and comes in the most adorable packaging. Apply […]

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These Products Will Banish Dry Winter Lips

Nothing gets me going like a bold, crisp lip. In fact, I can’t remember the last time I left the house without lipstick on. Whether it’s a glossy nude, or a fully painted on matte black pout, in most occasions, my lips are my best accessory. But if you’re like me, then you know that constantly wearing lipstick, especially matte, […]

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A Bright New Year’s Eve Look For Under $65

Last New Year’s Eve, I found myself shivering on Broadway in Nashville, TN – and I was bundled in a wool coat, thick scarf, and cozy mittens. As most of us have noticed, however, this will not likely be the case with the upcoming holiday. With many of our Southern cities clocking in at lows of between 40-50 and highs of 80+ (ahem, Miami!), our […]

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10 Things Your Nails Can Tell You About Your Health

Eyes may be the windows to the soul, but nails can offer an important glimpse into your overall health. It turns out, having strong, healthy nails isn’t just good news for your manicure—unpleasant nail symptoms could also indicate bigger health problems. We spoke with John Anthony, MD, a dermatologist at the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio and Debra Jaliman, MD, a New York […]

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Last-Minute Gift Idea (with a Major Deal for SL Readers!)

Our latest gift-giving obsession: Gwynnie Bee, a fashion subscription that’s tailored exclusively for plus-size women. Once subscribed, she’ll receive a box of items she can wear once and exchange or keep for as long as she likes. If she falls in love with a piece, she can easily purchase for up to 50% off the retail price. (You know we […]

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