Time to say goodbye to those sweatpants: If you’re going back to work IRL and not sure what to wear, start here
Maybe you’re preparing to return to in-person work. Perhaps you came back to the office months ago. Or maybe you’ll be doing some combination of remote employment and in-office days, balancing Zoom calls from your living room with physical appearances.
Stylists share ways to take care of your hair if you decide to skip salon visits during pandemic
But according to GQ Magazine, stopping those routine trips to the barber or salon comes with some homework. First, hair stylists say you should not wash your hair with shampoo everyday. Instead, GQ Magazine says to use conditioner every day, and shampoo a couple times a week. Hair stylists also told Vogue Magazine to change your diet. Hair stylists also say you should sleep on a silk pillowcase.
Want to save some money or declutter your bathroom? Try these multipurpose beauty products
We could all stand to save a few bucks whenever we can, so why not declutter your bathroom and start using some beauty products that can do more than one thing? StyleWise style editor Jon Jordan is well versed when it comes to beauty products, so he knows a thing or two when it comes to condensing your inventory and only using the products that you really need in your daily life. You can obviously use the product for washing your hair, but Jordan suggests you try it as a body wash, as well. Another great product that can be used in different ways is something men may have in their bathroom: beard oil. There are lots of other things Jordan recommends, so watch the entire video to get all the tips from a professional.
This makeup routine will have you ready in 10 minutes or less
Getting ready for dinner with the girls or having a date night with your partner can always be such a rush when you’re a busy person, but we guarantee this makeup routine will have you ready to go and out the door in 10 minutes -- or maybe even faster. Katrina has been doing this for years, so if anyone knows how to put on an elegant face of makeup quickly, it’s her. Let’s say you’re going to work, so you do a simple and quick makeup base before you head out the door in the morning. You already have a great primer for the more dramatic makeup to come later in the day. By the time you’re ready to to go out at night, you just have to let your hair down and you’ve got tons of volume to work with.
These are the tips and tricks you need to properly groom your eyebrows
One of the latest trends in fashion is heavily grooming your eyebrows, and there’s a lot to know and learn. You don’t want to end up over- or under-tweezing your brows. He’s even got tips if you want to add a little bit to your brow, like the right product to use and how to really draw on a great arch. Make sure you check out the full video, above, to get all the inside information -- and make sure you check out the StyleWise YouTube page so you never miss a single episode. Oh, and don’t forget to subscribe!
How you can work camo into your everyday wardrobe
Camo isn’t a print that most of us have in our everyday wardrobes (unless you were in the military or love hunting), but according to StyleWise style editor Jon Jordan, this is a print that anyone can wear and make stylish. Especially when it comes to jackets, you can go for something comfortable and casual, or even get a nicely fitted blazer with a camo print to make a real fashion statement. These jackets are great because they go with almost any color, so have some fun when it comes to an undershirt. Jordan also suggests pairing a camo jacket with a scarf that has a print. If you liked this StyleWise video, make sure you check out more -- and subscribe, so you never miss Jordan’s style advice.
How to figure out what types of skin care products are right for you
That’s why StyleWise style editor Jon Jordan is here to help you figure out what’s best for your face. You’ll often see skincare products that are either opaque or clear. Lotions that are cream-based and heavy are the opaque options, and products that are see-through are a little lighter on your skin. Jordan said that, depending on your preferences, one option is better than the other when it comes to your skin. The same can be applied to a lot of other beauty products, such as shampoo, conditioner and even facial mists.
How you can make wearing a mask fashionable and fun
Wearing a mask out in public to help stop the spread of COVID-19 is just another sign of the times these days, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have fun with it. StyleWise style editor Jon Jordan thinks this is a perfect time to up your fashion game and get creative when it comes to wearing a face covering, and most importantly, to make it easy when making your own face mask. Jordan suggest glamming up plain old black or white masks with something a little bit more exciting. As for a black mask, try embellishing it with a few rhinestones or jewels. Don’t go overboard with them, but a few could really make a black mask pop in the light.
Giving yourself a pedicure at home is a lot easier than you think
Luckily for you, StyleWise style editor Jon Jordan has tons of tips on how you can give yourself a spa-worthy pedicure in the comfort of your own home. First, Jordan suggests using any kind of lotion that is made for feet or heels. Jordan suggest lighter colors because theyre more forgiving if you make mistakes, as opposed to a dark nail polish color. Whatever you decide to do, just make sure you have fun with it for your at-home spa day. And make sure you subscribe to StyleWise so you never miss a video.
Looking to freshen up your beauty routine? Try lemons and limes
So many of us already have in place a beauty routine that just works. But heres something that everyone should start doing -- and all it involves is a trip to your nearest grocery store. Thats right, as you can probably tell from this video, youre going to want some citrus. Citrus and acid, which can be found in lemons, limes, oranges and grapefruit (to name just a few) have tons of beauty benefits that you probably didnt know about, and StyleWise style editor Jon Jordan is here to explain. Watch Jordans latest video above, and make sure you subscribe to the StyleWise YouTube channel so you never miss a new video.
This is the best way to use concealer to say bye-bye to dark under-eye circles
This year has thrown all of us for a loop, so if youre waking up every morning with dark circles under your eyes because the world has got you down, dont fret, because we have a step-by-step solution for you. StyleWise style editor Jon Jordan is a pro at getting rid of those pesky dark circles (hes a busy man!) and has developed a plan using concealer to have your face looking as fresh as a daisy. Not only does Jordan give you tips on finding the correct concealer for your face, but he also has great piece of advice, like using a brush instead of a sponge to apply the concealer, to the proper technique of painting the concealer on your face. You can watch the entire video above, and make sure you subscribe to StyleWise to see all of Jordans style tips.
Beardology 101: Best beard grooming for your face shape
This might be a news flash to all the men out in the world, but there are actual ways that you’re supposed to be shaving your beard, based from the shape of your face. Not only do you want to make sure you’re shaving high enough on your neck to create a beard line, but you’ll also need to pay attention as to where you should make the line on your cheeks. According to Jordan, the line placements depends on the shape of your face, so it can get complicated if you’re just shaving and not taking these factors into consideration. There are so many dos and don’ts when it comes to shaving, and luckily, Jordan has a solution for all of your grooming needs. You can watch the full video of Style Wise above, and make sure you like and subscribe so you never miss a single Style Wise episode with Jon Jordan.
These discount store primers, concealers will have your skin looking flawless
You dont have to spend a lot of money to have your skin looking fresh and fabulous. Jordan went to a local discount store and scooped up some of the available primers and concealers to see if they could hold up to the products that cost you an arm and a leg at places like Ulta or Sephora. While buying expensive products may have a better guarantee of working for your face, youll be surprised at how many of these are practically the same thing as the products sold at discount stores. So, dont feel the pressure to purchase the best of the best. Just do whats good for your skin and your wallet next time you go shopping for concealers and primers.
Harry Styles announces rescheduled tour date for San Antonio
SAN ANTONIO Another San Antonio concert has a rescheduled date after a slew of performances were canceled or postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Harry Styles Love On Tour," originally had a scheduled a stop at the AT&T Center on Aug. 11 but the date has been pushed back over a year to Sept. 4, 2021. This summer we were excited to be bringing Love On Tour to North America. However, due to the ongoing threat from Covid-19 we have been forced to reschedule these dates to next summer, Style said in an Instagram post on Wednesday. Harry Styles Debuts Watermelon Sugar Music Video Dedicated to TouchingOriginal tickets will be honored on the new date and time, according to Ticketmasters policy.
8 steps to prepare for a job interview on Zoom
Jon Jordan says it best: Style = power. Looking your absolute best for a job interview is always a priority, but many people are experiencing job interviews over Zoom or Skype thanks to COVID-19, and StyleWise style editor Jon Jordan wants you to know that its still important to look your very best. Jordan has eight simple ways for you to look professional and still stylish all at the same time. Youd think most of it has to do with your clothes and accessories, but since youre Zooming in from home, where you decide to have your Zoom interview matters, too. You can check out the full video above, and make sure you subscribe to StyleWise to see all of Jordans videos.
How to cut your son’s hair at home -- for blondes, it’s a little different
We’ve showed you how to master the at-home haircut during quarantine, but cutting hair on people who are blonde -- well, it’s a whole other rodeo. A lot of mistakes can be hidden with people who have dark hair because, well, their hair is dark. It may be noticeable to them, but the average person walking down the street probably isn’t going to notice a chunk of hair not blended in. But for people with blonde hair, however, it’s a different story. That’s why StyleWise style editor Jon Jordan recruited busy mom Lauren once again to give one of her sons another at-home haircut, and luckily, her second son is a blondie.
Did you know you can give yourself a full spa treatment, with ingredients found in your own home?
The spa might be closed, but that doesn’t mean you can’t treat yourself while quarantining, right? Believe it or not, there are tons of remedies for facial and hair treatments -- that you can do with ingredients that you probably already have deep in your cupboard or refrigerator. StyleWise style editor Jon Jordan had his friend Katrina show him just how easy it is to create a supple face mask and color correctors for hair with pantry item staples, such as milk, honey, and yes, even ketchup. It might seem a little strange at first, but using organic and natural ingredients like milk and honey can make a luxurious face mask -- and if your hair is damaged by the sun or chlorine from a pool, ketchup can take care of that right away. Obviously, nothing compares to a day trip to a spa, getting waited on hand and foot, but with a little imagination (and some at-home ingredients), you can turn your home into the spa of your dreams, even in quarantine.
Cleaning, sanitizing your makeup brushes has never been so important
If you’ve never thought about sanitizing your makeup brushes, now may be the time to do it. Hopefully you’re not sharing any makeup brushes while you’re quarantined, but even if you’re not -- making sure you have a clean makeup brush can help stop the spread of any kind of germs that may be residing on your face. Cleaning the brushes with soap and water is a step in the right direction, but Jordan suggests making sure you soak the brushes in isopropyl alcohol so they are fully sanitized. And if you’re worried about the brushes drying out, just soak them in some water and hair conditioner after the alcohol. Even when it comes to the packaging of makeup products, Jordan suggests finding ones that are in bottles or have pumps; that way, you don’t cross-contaminate while touching the product.