Beauty

THE TOP FIVE LIP AND NAIL SHADES OF SUMMER 2018

   Summer is finally starting to show New Yorkers its true colors – and we couldn’t be happier. It’s finally time to pack away the snow boots and strap on our espadrilles as the...
Essential Rinse natural hair care formulas

Natural Hair Care is easy with Essential Rinse from Younghee Kim

Younghee Kim, founder of Younghee Salon in Tribeca, has focused on natural hair care throughout her career. A 30-year industry veteran, she began working with Vidal Sassoon, and spent 12 years as the company's...
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Wellness Supplements So Chic You’ll Want Them on Your Vanity

Integrating herbs and vitamins into your diet is a wellness tradition almost as old as dirt, but it has fallen to gimmicks and profiteers over the past few decades. Luckily, the resurgence in wellness,...

Belle Bar is Empowering Women of Color with All Natural, Handmade Skin and Haircare...

Belle Bar is a women owned and run beauty company led by Tianna Bell along with her sister Solange and mother Annette. They make organic, customizable skin and haircare for women of...

Get Ready to Glow with a Lymphatic Drainage Massage at Joanna Vargas Salon

Looking for a new treatment to combat the effects of stress, travel, and lack of sleep on your skin and body? Joanna Vargas, celebrity facialist and founder of Joanna Vargas Salons and...

Adel Atelier: Where Hair Becomes Art

DOWNTOWN Magazine was able to catch the multitalented, French hairstylist Adel Chabbi, owner of Adel Atelier, in action prior to the second annual LES Art + Fashion Show. The hustle and bustle of his quaint but...