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Kathleen Hou

Beauty Director, the Cut.

  1. everything guide
    The Best Eyelash Curlers for Swoopy, Lifted LashesLashes like a Nike symbol, without any pinching.
  2. baths
    The 25 Best-Smelling, Bubbliest, Most Soothing Bath ProductsAccording to someone who takes two baths a day.
  3. obsessive tester
    The Best Hair Dryers for All Hair TypesAs reviewed by one obsessive tester.
  4. advent calendar 2021
    Gift of the Day: Nails That Will Never ChipEasy press-on nails you can reuse over and over again.
  5. i’ve tried it all
    The Longest-Lasting Nail Polishes, According to a Manicure ObsessiveStarting at $7.
  6. it’s the best
    The Best Hair Straighteners for Every Hair TypeAnd every budget.
  7. now smell this
    How Baccarat Rouge 540 Became the Scent of 2021The perfume that’s everywhere, including all over TikTok.
  8. how i get it done
    How the President of Cartier North America Gets It DoneMercedes Abramo believes in leading with confidence and reminding yourself to keep your “tank full.”
  9. gone sale-ing
    The 12 Best Beauty Products From the Secret Sephora SaleThrough this weekend.
  10. cyber monday
    The Best Ongoing Cyber Monday Fashion and Beauty DealsTatcha, J.Crew, Kate Spade, Net-a-Porter, and more are still offering up to 50 percent off after Cyber Monday.
  11. cyber monday
    All the Best Beauty Cyber Monday DealsSunday Riley, Briogeo, and more.
  12. hairy situations
    Why Does Elizabeth Holmes’s Hair Look So Different Now?New hair, new clothes, new trial.
  13. celebrity beauty encyclopedia
    An Encyclopedia of Celebrity Beauty BrandsHere are over 50 products that famous people have made for your face.
  14. obsessive tester
    The Absolute Best Moisturizers for Dry FacesHere are the most dry-face-proof creams.
  15. gone sale-ing
    Sephora’s Annual Holiday Sale Is Happening Right NowAnd we’re stocking up on everything from TikTok’s favorite Dior beauty oils to cult-favorite perfumes.
  16. k beautiful
    How I Used Korean Skin Care to Treat My Hormonal AcneNo more bumps in the night.
  17. now smell this
    Chanel Is Throwing a Big Birthday Party on IceFor No. 5.
  18. gone sale-ing
    It’s Time for a ‘Clean’ Beauty Shelfie RestockCredo Beauty’s friends and family sale has you covered.
  19. new faces
    This Breakthrough Tennis Star Is Going to Be Wearing a Lot More Ball GownsEmma Raducanu has a new fashion job.
  20. skin deep
    How to Get Rid of Ingrown HairsAnd how to stop them before they form.
  21. hairy situations
    Read This Before You Get a Keratin TreatmentEverything to know about the popular hair-straightening process.
  22. runway beauty
    Forget an ‘It’ Bag. How About ‘It’ Ears?Burberry’s hottest runway accessory.
  23. a beautiful life
    Marc Jacobs on Beauty and Not Being Nutella“They say that if you please everyone, you’ve done nothing. Then you’re a jar of Nutella.”
  24. gone sale-ing
    12 Products We Love From Fenty Beauty’s Family SaleDid someone say $5 lipsticks?
  25. lunchtime buy
    I Looked Impossibly Good in My Passport Photo Thanks to This ProductFans of NARS Laguna and Tom Ford will love this.
  26. gone sale-ing
    All Tatcha Products Are on Sale Right NowThis is not a drill.
  27. let’s makeup
    The Best and Wildest Beauty Looks From the Met GalaFrom J.Lo to Lil Nas X and more.
  28. let’s makeup
    Could There Be a Better Advertisement for Fenty Beauty?Rihanna’s Met Gala look included her beauty brand’s secret new release.
  29. shang chi
    An Appreciation of the Women of Shang-ChiDon’t forget about the other heroines in this superhero movie.
  30. let’s makeup
    Have You Tried Ear Makeup?The models at Collina Strada did.
  31. help!!!
    How to Get Rid of DandruffWays to treat the pesky, itchy flurries.
  32. a beautiful life
    Danessa Myricks Wants to Show You That You Can Do It TooLearn an entirely new skill, start a beauty business, and land at Sephora.
  33. a beautiful life
    Carol’s Daughter Founder Lisa Price Is Unapologetic About Building WealthHow she built one of the world’s biggest Black hair-care lines.
  34. gone sale-ing
    The Best Beauty Buys From Dermstore’s SaleRestock your shelves for fall, and save your coins.
  35. how i get it done
    The Luxury Hotel Owner Who’s Willing To Get Her Hands DirtyHow Jayma Cardoso, founder of the Surf Lodge, gets it done.
  36. scent memories
    Jackie Aina Loves the Scent of Oud and Having Secret PerfumesTalking to perfume snob herself.
  37. gone sale-ing
    19 of the Best Beauty Deals From Nordstrom’s Anniversary SaleIncluding Dior, Tom Ford, and Diptyque.
  38. now smell this
    The First Fenty Perfume Is HereAnd the bottle is Rihanna’s favorite color.
  39. lunchtime buy
    This Shampoo Makes My Hair Look the Shiniest It Has Been in WeeksAnd it smells like orange juice.
  40. lunchtime buy
    Make Sunscreen Fun AgainThis new brand is going to try.
  41. tastemakers
    Tory Burch Loves Sunscreen and BackgammonAnd she just launched a new beauty collaboration.
  42. k beautiful
    The 18 Best Korean Face MasksAmazon and Sephora’s most-loved sheet masks and sleeping masks.
  43. lunchtime buy
    This Is My New Favorite One-and-Done SerumOne product to rule them all.
  44. feature
    SuChin Pak Is Processing EverythingThe groundbreaking news anchor is still making sense of her MTV experience.
  45. lunchtime buy
    The Highlighter That Makes Me Forget About My Dark Eye CirclesMade by Michelle Phan.
  46. shopping
    Kate Winslet Isn’t Obsessed With BeautyTalking to the Mare of Easttown actress about vanity and skin care.
  47. new faces of things
    The Bachelorette’s Rachel Lindsay Has a New JobWith a clean-beauty brand.
  48. a beautiful life
    The Byredo Creative Duo Changing the Way You Think About MakeupTalking to Byredo’s Ben Gorham and Isamaya Ffrench.
  49. new faces of things
    Kate Winslet’s Face Has Another New JobShe’s the new face of L’Oréal Paris.
  50. lunchtime buy
    This Is the Olivia Rodrigo of TonersIt’s a surprise skin-care star with astonishing depth and ambition.
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