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Combat Dry Winter Skin With These 6 WOC-Owned Beauty Brands

When the temperatures drop, my skin tends to get super dry and a little more sensitive than usual, so I like to amp up my beauty routine with some ultra-hydrating skincare products. Here are six products made by women of color-owned brands that I’ve been reaching for nonstop, in case you need a little extra boost in your routine, too.    First up is the Matcha Face Moisturizer created by Priscilla Tsai, founder of the brand Cocokind . This moisturizer is made with a combination of ...
Tags: Makeup, Style, Nashville, Window Shopping, Ewg, Chen, Elsie, Pat McGrath, Hair Oil, Pink Moon, Priscilla Tsai, Lin Chen, Amanda Lopez, WOC Owned Beauty Brands, Kimberlee Alexandria


The 5 best places to buy UPF sun protection clothing for hiking, fishing, boating & other outdoor adventurers

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Andersen Ross Photography Inc/Getty Images UPF clothing protects your covered skin from UV radiation while outside fishing, hiking, boating, and traveling.Brands make everything from long sleeves to skirts to hats with UPF protection now.L.L.Bean is our top pick for brands that sell sun protection clothing for its wide selection of well-made, attractive UPF clothing. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Mo...
Tags: Reviews, Outdoors, Style, Hiking, Clothing, Trends, Columbia Sportswear, Best, Features, Fishing, Vacation, Athleta, Uva, Beach Holidays, Beach, Columbia


Holiday!

Perfume PosseHoliday! Heya Posse! HOLIDAY! After a year of C19 restrictions in Australia Jin and I were finally allowed to travel interstate! YAY! So we took the chance to go see my favourite Aunty on the Far North East Coat of Australia… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseHoliday!
Tags: Reviews, Style, Review, Australia, Holiday, Beauty, Perfume, Fragrance, Cairns, Samples, Sarah Jessica Parker, Portia, Perfume Reviews, Perfume review, Surrender to Chance, Sample


30 companies that give back all year long - not just around the holidays

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Cotopaxi is a B Corp that puts 1% of its yearly revenue toward grants to nonprofits making sustainable changes in poverty alleviation. Cotopaxi/Instagram Giving back is woven into the business and operations of these 30 companies. If you shop from the following brands, you're also supporting several charitable initiatives. Need more gift ideas? Check out our ultimate gift guide.Aside from volunteering wit...
Tags: Reviews, Home, Food, Asia, New York, Style, California, US, Gift, Trends, Features, Gifts, Beauty, Aclu, B Corp, Patagonia


The 7 best work bags that are roomy and carry everything you could need

Dagne Dover Work bags have to excel in organization, style, and spaciousness to do the job well. Bonus points are awarded for the sort of versatility that can take you from the gym to the office.Our top picks move seamlessly between roles and look good doing it. It's difficult to find a bag that can jump through every hoop on a given day, including storing your laptop, keys and wallet, a book to read on the subway, and possibly even a change of clothes for the gym or after-work drinks. Bec...
Tags: Reviews, Style, Women, Trends, Features, Buying Guide, Tokyo, Bellroy, Wallace, Satchel, Cuyana, Maestra, Dagne Dover, Style Guides, Ellen Hoffman, Dagne


A guide to everything you need to work from home

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Eva-Katalin/Getty Many of us have made the shift to working from home in recent months.If it's time to design a makeshift office space, we have you covered.We've compiled a list of all our work-from-home articles so you can easily find what you're looking for.Here at Insider Reviews, our freelancers and remote employees know the work-from-home life very well. They've established daily routines, hav...
Tags: Reviews, Google, Work From Home, Home, Style, Trends, Tech, Features, Home Office, Dell, E-learning, Jen Gushue, Style (Reviews, Guide Update, Insider Reviews, Home (Reviews


The 10 best places to buy men's athleisure, and the best pieces we've tried

The best athleisure brands are saving people from wearing the same boring sweatpants every day. With pieces from our favorite brands, you can be comfortable and presentable at the same time. Brands like Nike, Twillory, Vuori, Uniqlo, Public Rec, and Everlane are among our favorites. Over the past few years, athleisure has been one of the quickest growing categories in clothing, but now it's more popular than ever - and for good reason. Drawing cues from true performance athletic wear and cozier...
Tags: Reviews, Style, Fitness, California, Trends, Nike, Adidas, Features, Buying Guide, Kickstarter, Jp Morgan, Men, Men's Fashion, Athleisure, Uniqlo, Oliver


Gris Charnel by BDK Parfums

Perfume PosseGris Charnel by BDK Parfums Hey Hey Posse! Another from my Surrender To Chance recent arrivals, I was going to include Gris Charnel in my post Sample Haul Arrived. Thing is, I loved it so much that it deserved a post of its own. I really… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseGris Charnel by BDK Parfums
Tags: Reviews, Style, Shopping, Review, Beauty, Perfume, Fragrance, Samples, Portia, Perfume Reviews, Perfume review, Surrender to Chance, Sample, Amazing Perfume Bloggers, Surrendertochance.com, Niche Perfume


Allbirds' water-resistant sneakers are our go-to shoes for rainy weather - here's how they've held up after a year and a half of wear

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Allbirds' ($115) and ($135) have a treatment that makes water slide off.They also feature a reinforced sole that gives your feet better grip on slippery surfaces.We tested them and thought they were just as comfortable and supportive as the original Runners. "Will they or won't they?" I ask to myself as I crane my neck toward the gray clouds above me. As the seasons transition and weather foreca...
Tags: Reviews, Style, Shoes, Trends, Reddit, Women's Shoes, Footwear, Sneakers, Emily, Mizzle, Allbirds, Mens Shoes, Connie Chen, Sally Kaplan, Les Shu, Danny Bakst


The 7 best places to shop for women's pajamas in 2021

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Summersalt A cozy set of pajamas can be the difference between a good and bad night's sleep.We've tested dozens of pairs of pajamas from multiple brands - these are the best.If you're a warm sleeper, check out our guide to the best cooling pajamas.Some people love to curl up in bed wearing a worn-out tee and the same softball sweatpants they've been wearing since high school. And to those people I ...
Tags: Reviews, Style, Women, Trends, Features, Buying Guide, Pajamas, Aerie, Women's clothing, Maria Del Russo, Summersalt, Style (Reviews, Product Card, IP Style, Insider Picks Guides, Papinelle


The 6 best places to buy women's sunglasses, and the 24 best shades to shop

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Ray-Ban Sunglasses double as a fun fashion statement and protective eyewear.Investing in a quality pair will be long-lasting and less prone to break, like cheaper options may.Below, see advice from the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) on selecting effective, protective frames.Whether you're someone who believes in a wardrobe of shades, or you're a loyalist who wears the same pair every day, ...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Style, Women, Trends, Features, Sunglasses, Eyewear, Buying Guide, Tom Ford, Warby Parker, Ray, Shopbop, Delaney, Armour, Ray Ban


St Valentines Day

Perfume PosseSt Valentines Day Hey Posse! Yes, it’s time for the Hallmark/Rose Society/Chocolatiers/Restaurant bonanza day of spending to reassure our loved ones that we still care. Or at least care about how things look. St Valentines Day is a big deal the world over.… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseSt Valentines Day
Tags: Reviews, Style, Shopping, Review, Beauty, Perfume, Chanel, Fragrance, Portia, Armani Privé, Armani, Perfume review, Amazing Perfume Bloggers, Oriza L Legrande, Oriza Legrand, Niche Perfume


The 5 best places to buy women’s cardigan sweaters

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Everlane Cardigans are perfect for when you catch a chill - or just want an extra layer of warmth.Everlane, Gap, and Forever 21 are a few of the brands we turn to for great cardigan selections.If you want to broaden your search, check out our guide on the best women's sweaters. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky When in doubt, don a cardigan. That seems to be an unofficial rule in styling - whether...
Tags: Reviews, Topshop, Style, Clothing, Women, Trends, Features, Buying Guide, Gap, Sweaters, Asos, Everlane, Women's clothing, Women's Fashion, Style (Reviews, Product Card


Elsie’s Go-To Skincare Products

I LOVE skincare. I could go on and on and ON about it. I love it so much! In today’s post, I am narrowing it down to my current go-to or favorite for each category. These are items I use daily and religiously. I am dividing them up by morning and night routine—the night routine is of course, much more important! I hope you enjoy a peek into my medicine cabinet. Please let me know if you have any favorites as many of these I discovered via recommendations online! When recently asked to describe m...
Tags: Makeup, Style, Elsie Larson, Elsie, Toner, Clean Living, Glossier Bubblewrap


We tested over a dozen winter parkas for men, and these are the four best

If you live in a place with chilly winters, a parka is a closet must-have.We've tested nearly a dozen of these heavy-duty coats in chilly temperatures. Our favorites come from , Fjällräven, Save the Duck, and L.L.Bean.A parka is a winter essential for much of humankind. Without one, layering enough to stay warm can be a nuisance. But oh, what a sea of decisions: How thick does it need to be? Do you want a hood lined with faux fur? We're still left to ponder pockets, length, and lining. While al...
Tags: Reviews, Winter, Style, Trends, Features, Canada, United States, Buying Guide, Arctic, Men, BMP, Goose, NSF, Canada Goose, Stockholm University, Parka


Michelle Obama's stylist and 12 Black professionals on the former First Lady's fashion legacy and the art of power dressing

Michelle Obama Paras Griffin / Contributor . Getty Images Throughout the years, Michelle Obama has become a style icon.  Her stylist, Meredith Koop, has helped Obama become the noted fashion icon she is today.  Koop and Black professionals weighed in on the lasting impact of Obama's style and what it says about power dressing.  Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Daniella Carter said if she's learned one thing from Michelle Obama's style, it's what an unapologetic Black...
Tags: Fashion, Politics, England, Hollywood, Style, Entertainment, Obama, Congress, White House, China, US, Barack Obama, Trends, Wealth, Joe Biden, Washington Dc


Sample Haul Arrived

Perfume PosseSample Haul Arrived Hi Posse! Late December I made a large order from Surrender To Chance. The other day my sample haul arrived. With all the restarting and reopening of life in Sydney I finally got to open the pack and have a… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseSample Haul Arrived
Tags: Reviews, Style, Shopping, Review, Beauty, Sydney, Perfume, Fragrance, Celine, Lancome, Samples, Portia, Armani Privé, Armani, Perfume Reviews, Perfume review


Elsie’s Clean Makeup Routine

It’s been a while since I shared my makeup routine here, and I have changed things up quite a bit. I LOVE trying new products and the clean beauty space has been exploding with great products for the past several years. With this update, I finally am using both a clean foundation and concealer (which in the past was an area I had trouble making clean swaps). I also found some really amazing brow products recently that have made a big difference, as my microblading has really faded away (I will g...
Tags: Makeup, Style, Elsie Larson, Elsie, Lawless, Ilia, Clean Living, Kosås, Ilia Limitless Lash Mascara


Sample Haul Arrived

Perfume PosseSample Haul Arrived Hi Posse! Late December I made a large order from Surrender To Chance. The other day my sample haul arrived. With all the restarting and reopening of life in Sydney I finally got to open the pack and have a… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseSample Haul Arrived
Tags: Reviews, Style, Shopping, Review, Beauty, Sydney, Perfume, Fragrance, Celine, Lancome, Samples, Portia, Armani Privé, Armani, Perfume Reviews, Perfume review


Barkhane by Teo Cabanel

Perfume PosseBarkhane by Teo Cabanel Hi Posse. Teo Cabanel is a lovely French brand that seems to have become a little forgotten lately. I have a few of their bottles and they send to the world very reasonable. They also have a fabulous Sample Set… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseBarkhane by Teo Cabanel
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Everlane's Tread sneakers are carbon neutral, unisex, and incredibly comfortable - here's how they've held up to 21 months of testing

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Everlane The Trainer (originally $98) is the inaugural product of Everlane's sneaker brand, Tread by Everlane.It reflects Everlane's attempt, two years in the making, to produce the world's lowest-impact sneakers. Four reporters tested The Trainer in their everyday lives. Find our thoughts, plus a 21-month update. Product Card (small, Preferred: Everlane) Product Card (small, Preferred: Everlane) ...
Tags: Reviews, Style, Trends, Adidas, Sustainability, Features, Women's Shoes, Everlane, Saigon, Trainer, Mens Shoes, David Slotnick, Mara Leighton, Remi Rosmarin, Style (Reviews, Product Card


The best yoga pants, according to a yoga instructor who's tested dozens

As a yoga teacher and decades-long practitioner, I've been living in yoga pants - on and off of the mat - since long before COVID-19.After years of informal testing, I went on a proper search for the best yoga pants and tried eight of the top choices on the market.To cover my bases, I determined not only a best overall yoga pant, but also the best for hot yoga, outdoor yoga, a high-waist fit, and for a non-legging look. Over the past decade, yoga pants have become a staple in women's wardrobes. ...
Tags: Reviews, Health, Style, Fitness, India, Women, Trends, Adidas, Features, Yoga, Buying Guide, Athleisure, Karlie Kloss, Sri Lanka, Lululemon, Betty


The best sewing machines in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky A sewing machine can help you make your own masks or clothes, or just repair small holes and ripped seams.  The Brother CS7000X is the best sewing machine because it's precise and user-friendly - even for beginners.If you want to make masks that fit your face perfectly; repair clothes or upholstery; or sew costumes, clothing, or quilts; you'll need a good sewing machine. As a theatrical costume maker for six years, I've made everything from heavy corsets and ho...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Home, Crafts, Diy, Style, US, Trends, Features, Buying Guide, Sewing, King, White, Crafting, Janome, Shields


Amsterdam by Gallivant

Perfume PosseAmsterdam by Gallivant Hey Posse. Did the Gallivant house pass you by? The brand lunched in 2017. I had read quite a bit about them but they never triggered any craving, or even response from me. That’s weird because I love the idea of… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseAmsterdam by Gallivant
Tags: Reviews, Style, Shopping, Review, Beauty, Amsterdam, Perfume, Fragrance, Portia, Perfume Reviews, Perfume review, Amazing Perfume Bloggers, Niche Perfume, Gallivant


We've tested over 10 women's underwear brands to find the best ones - here are the 5 we recommend most

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Underwear is a wardrobe essential you wear every day, so it should be the most comfortable and durable clothing you own.It's hard to pinpoint the absolute best pair of underwear, as everyone's needs and preferences vary, but there are several brands that are getting it right. We turn to brands like Tommy John, Everlane, and Parade for underwear, and our guide outlines our top picks from each brand. Underwe...
Tags: Reviews, Style, Women, Trends, Features, United States, Clothes, Air, American Eagle, Underwear, Everlane, Buying Guides, Aerie, Tommy John, True Co, Women's clothing


Cher: Eau de Couture

Perfume PosseCher: Eau de Couture Hey Posse! Cher! One of the queens of style. An icon who has managed to stay relevant and popular through highs, lows and a fair smattering of mediocrity. Her original 1987 fragrance Uninhibited was a direct CHANEL No 5 descendant,… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseCher: Eau de Couture
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The best women's cashmere sweaters and where to buy them

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. J.Crew While cashmere sweaters have traditionally been ultra-expensive, a new class of cashmere startups are offering these cozy toppers at a fraction of the costAs is the case with women's sweaters, there is no one cashmere sweater that is the best overall. That said, there are a handful of brands offering up cashmere that are worth noting. Our favorite places to shop for cashmere sweaters include...
Tags: Reviews, Style, Clothing, Women, US, Trends, Features, Buying Guide, Sweaters, Mongolia, Everlane, Insider, Henley, Brenton, Women's clothing, Cuyana


Aoud Blanc by DSH Perfumes

Perfume PosseAoud Blanc by DSH Perfumes Hiya Posse! The other day I had the carpets steam cleaned. This meant I had to get as much furniture, floor wardrobe, junk/objet d’art off the carpets and out of the way. Under a chest of drawers I found a… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseAoud Blanc by DSH Perfumes
Tags: Reviews, Style, Shopping, Review, Beauty, Perfume, Fragrance, Samples, Portia, Perfume review, Sample, Dawn Spencer Hurwitz, Amazing Perfume Bloggers, DSH Perfumes, Indie Perfume, Independent Perfume


NEW! Violet Ambrosia by Aftelier Perfumes

Perfume PosseNEW! Violet Ambrosia by Aftelier Perfumes Heya Posse! I accidentally uploaded a half finished version of this a couple of weeks ago. This is the finished product. Violet Ambrosia is the latest release from Mandy Aftel. It’s always so exciting to hear that she has a… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseNEW! Violet Ambrosia by Aftelier Perfumes
Tags: Reviews, Style, Shopping, Review, Beauty, Perfume, Fragrance, Samples, Portia, Perfume Reviews, Perfume review, Sample, Mandy Aftel, Amazing Perfume Bloggers, Natural Perfumery, Aftelier


Christmas Perfume: What Are You Wearing?

Perfume PosseChristmas Perfume: What Are You Wearing? Hey Posse! Christmas Perfume! I reckon anyone who lives in most of the western world and quite a bit of the east you’ll have noticed the world’s greatest retail event is happening tomorrow. For all the Christians, practicing and non,… Continue Reading → Perfume PosseChristmas Perfume: What Are You Wearing?
Tags: Reviews, Style, Shopping, Review, Beauty, Perfume, Fragrance, Samples, Guerlain, Portia, Perfume Reviews, Perfume review, Surrender to Chance, Sample, Amazing Perfume Bloggers, Amouage