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The Beauty Paradox
Sat, 21 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0500
Readers respond to a Sunday Review article by the novelist Jennifer Weiner.
Tracee Ellis Ross: ‘That Hurt Like the Bejesus’
Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500
The actress on “Black-ish,” her mother and her hair.
Tracee Ellis Ross Is Big on Big Hair
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500
The ‘black-ish’ star on how the Internet built a community around natural hair.
Miss Israel’s Selfie Puts Another Miss in a Bind
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500
Miss Lebanon was just minding her business, she says, when Miss Israel came along and took a snapshot — implying that the Lebanese beauty queen had been fraternizing with the enemy.
Rethinking the Nail Salon by Glancing at the Starbucks Model
Thu, 15 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500
MiniLuxe, applying best practices from other industries, has eight locations in the Boston area and is preparing to expand nationally.
Remembering Bess Myerson’s Turbulent Public Life
Sun, 11 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500
Friends, colleagues and journalists recall the life of the first and only Jewish Miss America.
Crowns Amid Controversies
Thu, 08 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500
Winners of Miss America, including Bess Myerson and Vanessa Williams, have been trailblazers as well as scandal makers.
Bess Myerson, New Yorker of Beauty, Wit, Service and Scandal, Dies at 90
Tue, 06 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500
Ms. Myerson, the only Jewish Miss America, was one of a select group of American figures to parlay pop culture celebrity into positions of influence in government.
After a Spa Day, Looking Years Younger (O.K., They’re Only 7)
Sat, 03 Jan 2015 00:00:00 -0500
The spa industry is going way beyond mother-daughter manicures to offer a range of massages, facials and other treatments for young girls (and sometimes boys).
Argentine City Takes Beauty Off Its Pedestal
Tue, 23 Dec 2014 00:00:00 -0500
The City Council in Chivilcoy, Argentina, has banned beauty pageants after it decided that the nation’s unwavering expectations for female beauty were out of control.
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