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Janell Hickman


New York, United States

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  • ELLE Magazine (US)
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  • Marie Claire
  • StyleCaster
  • Teen Vogue
  • Man Repeller

Past articles by Janell:

How this Black-owned hair company thrived during the pandemic

DreamGirls is a sister-led, Black-owned and family-operated natural hair care company that launched during the height of the pandemic. → Read More

Best Products with Retinol

It’s not as intimidating as you might think. → Read More

9 Ways to Get Rid of Stretch Marks 2020

Keep reading for expert-approved tips and tricks for getting rid of stretch marks fast—including OTC products, in-office treatments, and more. → Read More

27 Short WOC-Friendly Hairstyles for Summer

Short hairstyles have never been more versatile. Whether you learn more conservative or edgy, here are 27 ideas sure to inspire you to pick-up the scissors. → Read More

Your New Favorite Protective Style: Feed-In Braids

Like cornrows, feed-in braids are a preferred protective style due to it’s method of scaling size without putting excess tension on your hairline. → Read More

The Fine Art of Fishtail Braiding

Creating this covetable look is easier than you think. Read on to discover step-by-step instructors, plus expert advise. Oh, and plenty of videos too. → Read More

Six Waterfall Braid Ideas Worth Chasing

Don’t let this romantic braided style intimidate you! Achieving an intricate waterfall braid isn’t as complicated as you think with these easy-to-follow hacks. → Read More

Here's How To Create The Perfect Holiday Messy Bun

Hairstylists share their hacks on achieving a chic but simple messy bun look just in time for the holiday party circuit. → Read More

How to Foster Dewy Skin From the Inside Out

You don’t need an over-the-top skincare routine to achieve dewy, glowing skin. Experts weigh in on the dos and don'ts for a bright complexion. → Read More

The Definitive HydraFacial Explainer: Costs, Benefits and Results

From cost to downtime, we’ve rounded up all the info you need before you book your first HydraFacial treatment. → Read More

How to Cut Your Own Bangs At Home

Save yourself a trip to the salon with these easy-to-follow pro stylist tips. → Read More

Why Dermatologists Want You to Use Glycolic Acid

Everything you want to know about using L’Oréal Paris Revitalift Derm Intensives 10% Pure Glycolic Acid, from certified experts. → Read More

Everything You Need to Know About PHAs, the Most Underrated Skin Exfoliant

In the skincare world—primarily by derms—they are often dubbed as second-generation AHAs. → Read More

A Foolproof Guide to French Braiding

Easy-to-follow videos and expert advice on how to French braid your own hair → Read More

14 CC Creams That Are Basically Photoshop in a Tube

CC creams boast the all-in-one foundation, moisturizer, primer, and SPF power of the BB cream, but with an added perk to treat uneven skin tone. → Read More

5 Hacks for Scoring the Best Beauty Products at Walmart

Breeze in and out with your best haul ever. → Read More

The Complete Guide to At-Home Wax Hair Removal

For those who dare to DIY. → Read More

9 Expert-Approved, DIY Ways to Remove That Self-Tanner You Went Overboard With

The trouble with self-tanner is that sometimes your application process doesn’t go as smoothly as expected. So we spoke to a handful of experts to discuss the best DIY to fix a self-tanning blunder. You can thank us later. → Read More

12 Waterproof Lipsticks That We Swear By

Looking for lipstick that won't budge? These 12 long-wearing, waterproof lipsticks are sure to stay put—whether you are booked (and busy)—or making out with a special someone! *wink, wink* → Read More

12 Best Silk Pillow Cases You Need to Try

Make your beauty rest count by selecting a silk pillowcase that will be gentle both on your skin and hair. Check out the absolute best silk pillowcases from Amazon, Nordstrom, and more, here. → Read More