Refresh Your Summer Glow: The Ultimate Guide to Face Mists

Face Mists

As the summer sun blazes on, keeping your skin cool and hydrated is more important than ever. Enter: face mists, the refreshing heroes of our skincare routine. Whether you’re battling the heat, needing a midday pick-me-up, or just wanting that dewy, fresh-off-the-beach glow, face mists have got you covered. But with so many options out there, it can be overwhelming …

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Ep. 17 – Trailblazing Beauty – with Makeup Icon Laura Geller

Photo: Michelle Behre/BELLA Magazine LISTEN ON SPOTIFY   Janene Mascarella (EIC of Beautify.tips by KISS) + Vanessa Coppes (EIC & CEO of BELLA Magazine) recap a beautifully hectic few weeks full of fashion, beauty, and travel. In this episode, Janene shares how excited she is about Pride Month. In a world where self-expression and acceptance are more important than ever, the KISS and imPRESS Pride Collection of nails and lashes stands …

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Have You Tried TikTok’s Viral Boyfriend Blush Trend?

Have You Tried TikTok’s Viral Boyfriend Blush Trend?

Olga Ekaterincheva/Shutterstock When it comes to beauty and especially makeup looks, the sky is the limit, especially when you’re exploring TikTok and its hive of busy, beauty content creators. From more innocent, fresh-faced looks like “strawberry girl summer” makeup to more vampy styles like “martini makeup”, you can find a look to suit pretty much every aesthetic. However, the latest makeup trend …

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For Jeffrey Akers, the Future of Pharmacy Is Ambulatory

For Jeffrey Akers, the Future of Pharmacy Is Ambulatory

When Jeffrey Akers was on the front lines as a clinical pharmacist early in his career, his grandmother was admitted to a hospital with cellulitis. Subsequently, Akers believed that his grandmother was put on the wrong antibiotic therapy to combat her illness. He already had a good relationship with the physician and thus politely explained the situation, requesting a change …

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Emma Fauss Transforms Healthcare at Medical Informatics Corporation

Emma Fauss Transforms Healthcare at Medical Informatics Corporation

As an entrepreneur with an electrical and computer engineering background, Emma Fauss was always drawn to the way emerging technology could be used to change the world. That’s why she was deeply moved by the work of Craig Rusin, an engineer and professor who conducted cutting-edge medical research. “His research centered on using physiological data coming from patients in the …

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Vincent E. Jackson Helps Advocate Health Bring Relief to Pharmacy Deserts

Vincent E. Jackson Helps Advocate Health Bring Relief to Pharmacy Deserts

Service to others has been part of Vincent E. Jackson’s life for as long as he can remember. His mother ran a nonprofit, a 501(c)(3) organization that provided household goods, supplies, and clothing to underserved communities in the Silver Springs, Maryland, neighborhood where Jackson grew up. The current chief pharmacy officer at Advocate Health learned early that in whatever he …

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Kai Zhu Is the Compassionate Traveler 

Kai Zhu Is the Compassionate Traveler 

Kai Zhu always knew he wanted to have a career in corporate finance, but it was equally important to him to find a role that helps people. That’s why he took a job as senior vice president and CFO of Invacare, a global leader in home and long-term care medical products. He had originally joined the company in April 2022 …

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The Rise of ‘Skinimalism’: Why Less is More in Your Beauty Routine

Beauty Agent Studio/Shutterstock Have you ever looked at your overflowing vanity and felt overwhelmed by the sheer number of products staring back at you? If you’re nodding your head, you’re not alone.  (As my husband used to say to me; “How can you possibly use all these products, you only have one face!) Enter skinimalism, the beauty trend that took …

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Christian Emory Takes Wellness on the Road at Harris Teeter

Christian Emory Takes Wellness on the Road at Harris Teeter

Christian Emory is taking wellness on the road for the thirty-six thousand valued associates at Harris Teeter, the North Carolina-based retailer. As the current director of benefits and compensation, Emory is empowering Harris Teeter to not just provide wellness options but to meet associates where they are and bring wellness options to them Last year, the company piloted a Wellness …

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Best Sunscreens for Every Skin Type: Our Top Picks for 2024

Best sunscreens for every skin type

Summer is here, and that means it’s time to talk about one of the most essential items in your beauty arsenal – sunscreen. Whether you’re lounging by the pool, hiking in the mountains, or just running errands around town, protecting your skin from harmful UV rays is a must. But with so many options out there, how do you choose …

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Yes, Skin Care for Your Hands is Important

Yes, Skin Care for Your Hands is Important

Prostock-studio/Shutterstock One of my favorite corners of social media is the ASMR beauty community that makes applying skincare look and sound so aesthetically pleasing. Recently, I came across a video titled “ASMR Handcare Routine” from digital creator Silvia Geng (@sylvia.geng) that made me stop and think, “Oh, do I need a hand care routine?” In the video, Geng shows off …

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Fragrance Review: Oud for Greatness NEO by Initio Parfums Privés

oud

Courtesy of the brand If you’re looking to splurge on a new sultry unisex scent for summer, Initio Parfums Privés recently released Oud for Greatness NEO ($430) and the fragrance is equally energic and exotic. If you love Oud as much as I do, you will find this scent instantly complex and captivating. Keep scrolling to learn why. The Complexity of …

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Celebrating ImPRESS Press-on Falsies: A BELLA Magazine Beauty Award Win

I’ve got some fabulash news to share with you all—ImPRESS Press-on Falsies won a BELLA Magazine 2024 Beauty Award! As someone who has been in the beauty industry for over two decades, I can’t tell you how thrilled I am to see these game-changing lashes get the recognition they deserve. Before joining the KISS team, I was the Beauty Director …

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Ep. 16: Real Beauty Talk – with Mary Bonnet, Star of Netflix’s Hit Reality Series ‘Selling Sunset’

Photo credit ©EmilySandifer for BELLA Magazine LISTEN ON SPOTIFY @janenemascarella Ep. 16: Real Beauty Talk – with Mary Bonnet, Star of Netflix’s Hit Reality Series Selling Sunset Janene Mascarella(EIC of Beautify.tips by KISS) + Vanessa Coppes (EIC & CEO of BELLA Magazine) recap a beautifully hectic few weeks full of fashion, beauty, and travel. ✨️Special Guest – Mary Bonnet✨️ Fan-favorite star of Netflix’s hit …

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