Beauty buzz: Selena Gomez hops on the beauty mogul bandwagon, Huda Kattan launches a skincare line


By Redzhanna Jazmin

Beauty buzz: Selena Gomez hops on the beauty mogul bandwagon, Huda Kattan launches a skincare line

Selena Gomez is launching her own beauty brand




The singer joins a growing list of A-listers who are dabbling with beauty, including Lady Gaga, Victoria Beckham, Rihanna and more. The pop star announced the news on her Instagram on February 4, and if all goes to plan then Rare Beauty is due to launch later this year. With a brand focus to “shape conversation around beauty, self-acceptance and mental health”, we’re excited to see what’s in store.

Camila Cabello shows off her new hair transformation

The star joins the bob trend-wagon with an ultra-cute wavy ‘do on Instagram. Sadly, it’s just for a music video and, therefore, probably just a wig, but there’s no denying that it’s a major change of pace from her usual mermaid locks. Either way, the singer is really serving a lewk.

Jurnee Smolett-Bell insists on a black hairstylist for her Birds of Prey character

In a live interview with Build, the American actress explains why it was (and still is) important to have a woman of colour to create the look for Black Canary, her Birds of Prey character, and expresses the gratitude she has for the producers on the film for making it happen. “It wasn’t something that they were aware of—the importance of black women’s hair and having a woman of colour do it,” said Smollett-Bell. “But they were open and they were able to listen, and when I explained it to them, they said, ‘Absolutely, we’ll bring her [hairstylist Nikki Nelms] in.'”

Jennifer Lopez got a $595 facial for her legendary Superbowl performance

The aesthetician of the hour is Toska Husted, a celebrity favourite with an impressive clientele including the likes of Jennifer Aniston and Kim Kardashian. With the amount of discourse from the Internet on how the diva looks so incredible at 50, we finally have an answer—$595 to spare and a coveted appointment. Can we agree that age has got nothing on this icon?

Demi Lovato’s iridescent glass tips are #goals

Need manicure ideas this month? Try Demi Lovato’s fun twist to last summer’s trendy jelly nails“glass” nails made of transparent nail tips with a hint of iridescence for a dash of whimsy to the look. Her extensions are reportedly made of “soft gel” for anyone who’s into this nail art, and can be decked with other nail colours and embellishments, or left on its own for a glass effect.

Hailey Bieber goes to a skin witch for perfect skin

Don’t think anyone saw this one coming, but a ‘Skin Witch‘ isn’t as scary as it seems—it’s just the identity holistic aesthetician Emma Goodwin goes by. Bieber shared an Instagram Story which showed her receiving the Neurotris Lifting Facial from Goodwin, a treatment that reportedly strengthens and tones the facial muscles.

Huda Kattan launches new skincare line

The beauty guru and Huda Beauty owner expands her repertoire with a new clean and cruelty-free skincare line called Wishful. This range will operate under her billion-dollar beauty company Huda Beauty, and the very first product is the exfoliating ‘Yo Glow Enzyme Scrub’—and it’s already sold out! The exfoliator has bromelain, an active ingredient found in pineapple to help with fighting inflammation.

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