Women File Class Action Suit Against Sephora For Alleged Racism

Following Sephora's disastrous 20% off sale a few weeks ago, when loyal customers were were unable to purchase products because of website failures and others said they had been permanently locked out of their accounts because they were of Asian descent, four women have filed a class action lawsuit against the… » 11/19/14 1:50pm 11/19/14 1:50pm

Big Sephora Sale Marred by Tech Issues, Accusations of Racism

This was supposed to be a great week for makeup lovers: Sephora is having a 20% sale for their top-tier customers who belong to their rewards program. Unfortunately, the site is overloaded, customers are getting locked out of their accounts and some believe something sinister is at work: that they've been… » 11/07/14 12:30pm 11/07/14 12:30pm

Susan Sontag Shopped at Sephora

The entirety of Susan Sontag's digital archive has been released, including all of her emails, from her desktop and laptop computers. Aside from sounding vaguely terrifying—even if you were Susan Sontag, genius of life, would you want any rando reading your every email?—the LA Review of Books (via The Cut) trudged… » 10/28/14 4:45pm 10/28/14 4:45pm

People Are Pretty Offended By Kat Von D's 'Celebutard' Lipstick

Here's a sort of obvious piece of advice — if you're looking to market a product to a large audience and don't want potential customers to feel alienated by whatever it is you're selling, it's probably not a good idea to name your product anything that involves the word "retard." Granted, I am not a marketing expert,… » 11/08/13 12:10pm 11/08/13 12:10pm

Fucking Sephora Really Wants French People to Work on Sundays

Fucking Sephora, man. It can’t just be content with the fact that people all over the world yearn for its outrageously expensive (and tiny) cosmetics — now, thanks in part to the opportunity provided by a stagnant French economy and a busy location on the Champs-Élysées, Sephora is leading the charge to dismantle… » 10/20/13 3:00pm 10/20/13 3:00pm

A Handy Tool to Get the Gunk Out of Your Pores

Much unlike many a magazine editor who recommends you buy all sorts of crap that they most likely got for free, your Jezebel staff doesn't get jack shit (other than books, unsolicited). And that's how it should be. But on our own time, in our personal lives, we still buy stuff. So this is Worth It, our recommendation… » 6/15/12 4:30pm 6/15/12 4:30pm

Elastics for When You're Finally Resigned to Ponytails

Much unlike many a magazine editor who recommends you buy all sorts of crap that they most likely got for free, your Jezebel staff doesn't get jack shit (other than books, unsolicited). And that's how it should be. But on our own time, in our personal lives, we still buy stuff. So this is Worth It, our recommendation… » 4/04/12 4:40pm 4/04/12 4:40pm