Devon Abelman, Glamour

Devon Abelman


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Recent articles by Devon:

The American Manicure Is Fall’s Chicest Nail-Art Trend, According to J.Lo’s Manicurist

Manicurist Tom Bachik shares how the definition of the American manicure has evolved over the past 30 years and how it is different from the French manicure of today. Plus, nail artist Lolly Koon adds her own twist to the look to the mix: colorful tips. → Read More

The American Manicure Is Fall’s Chicest Nail-Art Trend

The stateside twist on the French manicure is subtler yet more colorful. J.Lo's go-to manicurist shares how to nail it. → Read More

The American Manicure Is Fall's Chicest Nail Art Trend

The stateside twist on the French manicure is subtler yet more colorful. A manicurist to the stars shares how to nail it. → Read More

Jisoo of Blackpink's French Manicure Perfectly Suited Her Paris Fashion Week Debut

For Dior's spring/summer 2022 show at Paris Fashion Week, Jisoo of K-pop group Blackpink got a French manicure for the occasion. Her hair was also longer and darker than ever before, pulling together the gorgeous Parisian beauty moment. → Read More

The Most Gorgeous Milan Fashion Week Beauty Moments in One Place

Allure rounded up the best beauty moments from the Milan Fashion Week spring/summer 2022 runway shows, including the dramatic, spiked eyelashes at Alberta Ferretti, bright eye shadow at Del Core, and Fendi's bronzed blush and sleek buns. → Read More

London Fashion Week Just Gave Us the Ultimate Makeup-Only Halloween Inspo

We rounded up the best hair and makeup moments from London Fashion Week's spring/summer 2022 shows, including the stacked liner at Rixo, tasseled ponytails at Halpern, and bright blush at Helen Anthony. → Read More

Rosé of Blackpink's Met Gala 2021 Look Showed Off the Best of K-Pop Beauty

For her first time at the Met Gala as one of the first female K-pop stars to go to it, Rosé of Blackpink brought beauty staples she knows and loves to the red carpet: a rosy-pink lip stain, graphic black eyeliner, and a sassy, voluminous ponytail → Read More

All of the Best Met Gala 2021 Beauty Moments in One Place

We gathered up the best hair and makeup looks from the Met Gala 2021. Celebrities, like Bella Hadid, Olivia Rodrigo, Kacey Musgraves, and Lil Nas X reflected the American fashion theme in gorgeous beauty moments. → Read More

All of Doja Cat’s 2021 VMAs Beauty Looks in One Place — Photos

The singer brought her signature boldness to the stage as the show's host. → Read More

This Buzzy, New Ingredient Is Retinol for Beginners

Pro-retinol is the newest retinol innovation for adding vitamin A to your skin-care routine without irritation. It combines pure retinol with anti-inflammatory sunflower fatty acids to smooth and rejuvenate skin without the redness, flaking, and discomfort that come with typical retinoids. Board-certified dermatologists share how pro-retinol works and its downsides. → Read More

Blackpink's Lisa Just Teased Her Solo Debut With Ultra-Long Braided Pigtails

Blackpink's Lisa is making her K-pop solo debut on September 10, which she announced alongside a photo of herself with thigh-grazing braided pigtails, graphic red liner, and ultra-long nails with bandana-inspired nail art by Unistella's Eunkyung Park. → Read More

Lactic Acid Smooths Skin With the Same Components as Sour Milk

Lactic acid is a gentle alpha hydroxy acid touts a safety level high enough for all skin types, including those who are pregnant or nursing. Board-certified dermatologists share how to incorporate the AHA into your skin-care routine and which lactic acid-spiked products to use. → Read More

Blooming Gel Nail Art Turns Tips Into Trippy, One-of-a-Kind Masterpieces

Nail artists across the world share how they create the latest blooming gel nail art trend, which involves painting on a special clear gel polish formula, typically from The Gel Bottle Inc., that makes other colorful polishes spread out into fun, psychedelic nail art designs like a lava lamp. → Read More

How Kojic Acid Diminishes Dark Spots in Just Two Weeks

Board-certified dermatologists and an Allure-favorite cosmetic chemist share the benefits of kojic acid, which targets hyperpigmentation by inhibiting an enzyme needed for melanin production. It's more like hydroquinone than the skin-care industry's other beloved acids. → Read More

Ariana Grande's God Is a Woman Perfume Brings Her Hit Song to Life in a New Way

Ariana Grande is adding another fragrance inspired by one of her hit songs to her lineup. God is a Woman launches on July 29 with a floral-meets-woodsy scent in a lavender glass bottle with a gemstone-like holder. All of the ingredients and materials used were cruelty-free and sustainably sourced. → Read More

Damdam Paradisi Hydrating Essence Mist Is My New Go-To Japanese Beauty Product

Allure's digital beauty editor Devon Abelman shares how the Damdam Paradisi Hydrating Essence Mist, which is now available at Sephora, unexpectedly smoothed and brightened her acne-prone skin. Plus, she breaks down the star ingredients in the clean Japanese beauty product. → Read More

Why Cetyl Alcohol Is in Your Favorite Moisturizers

Unlike drying simple alcohols, cetyl alcohol is a fatty alcohol that moisturizes skin while protecting it from water loss, bacteria, and allergens. Dermatologists also share how it's essential for emulsifying and binding the ingredients in their favorite lotions and creams. → Read More

The Best Beauty Looks From the Haute Couture Fall/Winter 2021/2022 Shows

Allure rounded up the best hair, makeup, and manicure moments from the haute couture fall/winter 2021/2022 shows in Paris. Navy blue winged eyeliner seems to be making a splash on the runways with Dior and Chanel as prime examples, as well as over-the-top hairstyles. → Read More

Blackpink Just Showed Us the Simplest Way to Try Neon Makeup This Summer

While in Los Angeles recently, Blackpink's Rosé and Jennie met up with DJ sister duo Simihaze, and all of the musical ladies stuck on matching neon eyeliner decals from Simihaze Beauty's Eye Play Sticker Book. → Read More

The Most Popular Mortuary Makeup Isn't Much Different Than Your Favorite Products

Morticians and funeral directors share the conventional mortuary makeup, like Beautyblenders, Glossier Boy Brow, and Fenty foundation, they prefer to use over traditional post-mortem cosmetics when preparing deceased for their final viewings. Plus, they share an insider's look into the death care industry. → Read More