October 23, 2019
Our Creative Director on why it's okay to defend what makes you, and why it's also okay to adapt to survive.
September 17, 2019
Everything you need to know to thrive this Yeehaw season.
August 20, 2019
The acid mantle explained and a dive into the spectrum of self-care.
July 16, 2019
How the pursuit and ideals towards beauty feeds the fetishization of "unconventional" beauty standard.
June 25, 2019
As Barbie once said, "Life in plastic, it’s fantastic!" Coincidentally enough, Barbie’s words
directly relate to ideas of fetish.
June 11, 2019
"Representation during Pride only matters as much as queer people are fetishized as a “yas kween” alternative beauty still bound by the confines of what is considered “normal.”"
May 14, 2019
How the honesty and love of your sisterhood can be the most pivotal form of self-discovery.
April 9, 2019
Maya unpacks the misogynistic assumptions of critical beauty theory and philosophy.
March 12, 2019
“Oh, did you know turmeric is a root?” Yes, I did. Did you know you're colonizing it?
February 12, 2019
Highlight, brightening serums and masks, luminous sprays, and glow drops. What is with the obsession with brightening?
Oatmeal, castings, homewerk, diet-moshing, cowthey/them looks, and environmentalism (but make it fashion).
October 23, 2018
What the musician's look tells us about authenticity, masculinity, and the music industry.
August 14, 2018
What do beauty, "Sorry to Bother You," and modern slavery have in common?
June 5, 2018
Maya sounds off on Kanye's complex relationship with symbols of white beauty, politics, and late capitalism.
May 1, 2018
Wearing makeup in the moshpit is not only seen as stupid, it’s posed as a representation of “girliness” that highlights the misogyny in punk scenes.