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GLAM SQUAD

Hairstylists Mia Neal and Jamika Wilson Want Their Oscar Win to Be Bigger Than Them

With Hollywood still pigeonholing many Black hairstylists and makeup artists, the Ma Rainey's Black Bottom team reflects on the changes they hope to see next. 

DIVERSITY REPORT

Hollywood Still Isn't Sure What to Do With Black Hair

When will the beauty challenges of acting while Black be addressed by more than hashtags?

COVER STORY

On Color — and Colorism — In Thailand

Makeup artist Nick Barose celebrates his home country's diverse and underrepresented skin tones. 

Accessibility & Beauty

Makeup Tips for People Who Are Blind or Have Low Vision

Makeup artist Cailey Darling shares how she applies her makeup from start to finish.

BEST OF BEAUTY 2020

Allure Launches Its First-Ever Event Series — And You're Invited

Celebrity guests and world-famous beauty pros are helping us celebrate Best of Beauty 2020 — and Zooming right into your living room.

BACKSTAGE BEAUTY

What Backstage Beauty Will Look Like at Fashion Week This Year and in the Future

Makeup artists, hairstylists, and nail artists share their concerns and hopes.

MELANIN-RICH

We Asked Black Makeup Artists to Share Their Best Foundation Tips

And whoa, did they deliver.

THE WAY FORWARD

How Hairstylists and Makeup Artists Are Returning to Work Amid the Pandemic

Layers of PPE, pounds of sanitizer, and airtight kits.

VIRTUAL BEAUTY

The Makeup Show Is Having Its First Virtual Event in September

After postponement and cancellations, the beloved beauty-industry show will go on — online.

Virtual Reality

Makeup Artists Share What Virtual Appointments With Their Celebrity Clients Are Really Like 

Pros reveal how they do red carpet-worthy makeup via FaceTime. 

BLACK LIVES MATTER

Hairstylist Lacy Redway Cofounded a Nonprofit to Support Black Beauty Creatives

Redway reveals to Allure how the project came to be and why Black creatives need your support.

BEAUTY SUPPORT

Beauty Together Is a Virtual Event Where You Can Learn How to Do Your Own Hair and Makeup Like a Pro

The lineup includes classes by Sir John, Bobbi Brown, and so many more.