Travel

Where I’ve been and of course the “Bucket List”

Are We Ready To Admit Protective Styles Aren’t Always Protective?

“Who’s ready to admit that braids are not a ‘protective’ hairstyle?” asked TikTok creator @kennedyandkeyonce in June. “All the pulling and tension, tugging… I got butt length braids. The weight of the additional hair on my head is creating a lot of tension on my scalp. Not even including the […]

After  A Quiet Place: Day One , Lupita Nyong’o Is Ready To Do A Comedy

After A Quiet Place: Day One , Lupita Nyong’o Is Ready To Do A Comedy

Most post-apocalyptic movies are all about survival. How long can you stay alive? These films ask rhetorically, with the expectation that surviving is the goal — no matter what new world you are attempting to exist in. Whether their city is overrun by zombies, climate disasters, talking apes or aliens, […]

Beauty Pie’s New Tinted SPF Is “Your Skin, But Better” In A Tube

Beauty Pie’s New Tinted SPF Is “Your Skin, But Better” In A Tube

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All The Lifestyle & Wellbeing Products We Tried & Loved In June

All The Lifestyle & Wellbeing Products We Tried & Loved In June

At least once a week — let’s face it, at least once every day — the writers and editors across Refinery29 discuss the latest and greatest products in our lives, from some cool new water bottle that’s been absolutely saving our lives to a state-of-the-art sleep product that’s changed our eight hours for the […]

Looking For The Right Airport Outfit? There Isn’t One

Looking For The Right Airport Outfit? There Isn’t One

Right now the internet is awash with airport-themed “get ready with me” videos and airport fit checks that showcase creators in crisp matching tracksuits, skin-tight unitards, platform slides, and Goyard handbags — full faces of makeup done and shiny Rimowa suitcases in tow.   In an age where micro-trends and social […]

Your July Horoscope Is Here — It’s Time To Relax

Your July Horoscope Is Here — It’s Time To Relax

Cosmic beings, welcome to July! As the month begins, we’re fresh off the heels of the start of Saturn’s retrograde through Pisces, which means all zodiac signs are likely to be feeling sleepy, moody and, honestly, horny. Saturn retrograde tends to remind us of moments when we’ve been pushing ourselves […]

Love It Or Hate It: The Skinny Scarf Is Back In Style

Love It Or Hate It: The Skinny Scarf Is Back In Style

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Salary Story: I Was Told “No” To A Pay Rise… Until I Resigned

Salary Story: I Was Told “No” To A Pay Rise… Until I Resigned

In our series Salary Stories, women with long-term career experience open up about the most intimate details of their jobs: compensation. It’s an honest look at how real people navigate the complicated world of negotiating, raises, promotions and job loss, with the hope it will give young women more insight into […]

R29 Editors Agree: This Is The Best Lightweight Moisturiser For Summer

R29 Editors Agree: This Is The Best Lightweight Moisturiser For Summer

.disclaimer{width:90%;margin-bottom:1rem}.disclaimer__lines{width:100%;margin:0 auto;border-bottom:1px solid #999;padding:0;max-width:150px}.disclaimer__copy{width:100%;max-width:355px;font-family:Brown Regular,sans-serif;font-size:.9rem;font-weight:300;line-height:1.3em;color:#333;padding:0 0 .4rem;margin:1rem auto;text-align:center} All linked products are independently selected by our editors. If you purchase any of these products, we may earn a commission. Our skincare shelf is in desperate need of an overhaul as we head further into summer. Many of our trusty hydrating […]