This sheer black lipstick can transform *any* shade into the perfect wintery hue

December 07, 2019 at 09:00PM by CWC I know I promised to tone it down with fancy goth sh–t after I asked for that velvet Victorian mourning hat for Christmas in 2018, that deluxe Cure double record in 2016, and like…17 years’ worth of Nightmare Before Christmas merch before that. But, dear Santa, please believe … Continue reading This sheer black lipstick can transform *any* shade into the perfect wintery hue

3 breakfast combinations with warming foods for cold winter mornings

December 03, 2019 at 11:00PM by CWC Nourishing the body with warming foods is a staple of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) year-round, but it’s especially relevant during the colder months. “In Traditional Chinese Medicine, we believe that starting the day with warming foods is an essential part of keeping our adrenals happy and securing longevity,” … Continue reading 3 breakfast combinations with warming foods for cold winter mornings

Sorry sweatsuits—these sweater suits are the chicest way to wear your cozies everywhere this winter

December 03, 2019 at 10:30PM by CWC While some people refer to the months between November and March as “cuffing season,” I prefer to call it “the season in which I refuse to take my sweatpants off no matter what.” But as a professional woman who is also in the process of trying to find … Continue reading Sorry sweatsuits—these sweater suits are the chicest way to wear your cozies everywhere this winter

How to upgrade your summer foundation for winter without having to buy a new bottle

December 01, 2019 at 10:00PM by CWC Each November, there’s that dreaded moment when you go to apply your foundation and realize, “oh crap—this stuff isn’t going to work anymore.” Once the summer glow has faded and your skin takes on its dry, winter persona, the product you’ve used from May through July likely won’t … Continue reading How to upgrade your summer foundation for winter without having to buy a new bottle

The winter skin-care hacks necessary for glowing through tundra-like weather

November 26, 2019 at 02:00PM by CWC If you deal with dry, oily, combination, irritated, or hyper-pigmented skin (re: any and every skin type), winter is the season with a singular mission to steal your glow. Tips for winter skin care so you don’t turn into a zombie person? File under “desperately needed.” Luckily, holistic … Continue reading The winter skin-care hacks necessary for glowing through tundra-like weather

6 easy ways to keep your indoor plants alive during the dark days of winter

November 21, 2019 at 07:30PM by CWC Baby, it’s cold outside, and since your indoor plants can’t exactly slip on a sweater—or strip down to their skivvies if you can’t control the heat in your apartment—the change in season means attending to them with a little extra care. This is somewhat counterintuitive, at least to … Continue reading 6 easy ways to keep your indoor plants alive during the dark days of winter

Here’s how to keep your skin hydrated all winter—even when heavy moisturizers make you break out

November 21, 2019 at 04:30AM by CWC Meet Wellness Collective, our immersive curriculum with Athleta that hooks you up with actionable advice from the smartest experts and brand founders in wellness right now. Get the goods at our monthly event series in New York City plus our online one-month wellness plans. Here, holistic aesthetician Shani Hillian answers your most-pressing questions … Continue reading Here’s how to keep your skin hydrated all winter—even when heavy moisturizers make you break out

The science-backed reasons why we crave heartier foods during the winter months

November 13, 2019 at 01:00AM by CWC Like many people, I’m more active when the outdoor temperatures don’t require me to leave the house looking like a human down comforter. In T-shirt weather—and even sweater weather—I’ll take every opportunity to go for an outdoor run or get my errands done by walking instead of hopping … Continue reading The science-backed reasons why we crave heartier foods during the winter months

Derms want you to double down on these 3 ingredients for dry winter skin

November 11, 2019 at 09:00PM by CWC The minute November weather hits, dry skin becomes as annoyingly pertinent a part of the conversation as “holiday budgeting” and “no mom, I will not be bringing any sort of a boyfriend home for Thanksgiving.” And so, when the time comes to holiday shop and mentally prepare to … Continue reading Derms want you to double down on these 3 ingredients for dry winter skin

“Coat-veralls” are the most useful winter-wear feature since the down insert itself

November 10, 2019 at 02:00PM by CWC It’s that time of year: We’re all making 3,987 references to the fact that winter is coming like we haven’t been saying it since 2015, Netflix queues are brimming with holiday movies, and we finally (finally!) get to break out our cozy coats and jackets. The latter is … Continue reading “Coat-veralls” are the most useful winter-wear feature since the down insert itself

My ‘winter feet’ look better than my ‘summer feet’ thanks to this combination of Amazon buys

November 06, 2019 at 02:00AM by CWC “Hot girl summer” has come and gone. Now, cooler weather has ushered in knee-high socks and comfortable boots, but that doesn’t mean you need to ignore your foot beauty regimen. I found two Amazon buys that guarantee silky soft skin from heel to pinky toe. Recently, I added … Continue reading My ‘winter feet’ look better than my ‘summer feet’ thanks to this combination of Amazon buys

7 Aquarius traits that make this resilient winter sign the zodiac’s unique snowflake

October 03, 2019 at 02:00AM by CWC You’re probably well aware of who in your life—whether it be a friend, ex, significant other, or anyone else—is an Aquarius, largely because these characters just don’t blend in. This fixed sign is born in the middle of winter (January 20 to February 18), which contributes to how … Continue reading 7 Aquarius traits that make this resilient winter sign the zodiac’s unique snowflake

6 AHA body exfoliants that will melt away even the most stubborn dead winter skin

April 15, 2019 at 10:46AM by CWC As spring starts to show its lovely face, I’m starting to take off my layers of clothing. And as I do so, one thing is very evident: My skin is covered with scales and flakes from the dry winter that’s behind us. You’d probably mistake me for a … Continue reading 6 AHA body exfoliants that will melt away even the most stubborn dead winter skin