Here’s why I’m digging the fermented beauty trend

imageI don’t really get tea. In the mornings, I am only interested in hot black coffee puffing little steam clouds from an oversized mug or cardboard cup. The smell is comforting, familiar and bold; everything that tea, to me, isn’t.

But I fully recognize that tea is powerful in other ways, namely that certain varieties are packed with antioxidants that are hugely beneficial to my overall health. And the latest buzz on tea makes a stronger case for the stuff: it’s all about the power of kombucha.

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Zoolander, Hansel and Gigi walk down a runway…

Zoolander 2, Ben Stiller, Will Ferrell, Penelope Cruz, Owen WilsonThis season, New York Fashion Week kicked off in a surprisingly sensational, self-deprecating manner with the world’s biggest fictional male model making his victory lap 15 years after he first confidently walked into our lives.

Ben Stiller is reprising his role as dim-witted and dashing Derek Zoolander for the much-anticipated sequel Zoolander 2, with Owen Wilson as fellow clueless hunk Hansel, Will Ferrell as the villainous Mugatu and newbies Kristen Wiig and Penelope Cruz as…other characters.

Instead of a staid red carpet premiere, the Zoolander 2 crew opted for a splashy, can’t-miss return and the publicity machine for the sequel, currently sitting at a 33% (un)fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes, has been working overtime. We’re talking a surprise pop-in at the Valentino show last March, this month’s Vogue cover for Ben and Penelope, a hilarious edition of 73 Questions, Instagram walk-offs with Cara Delevingne and now a runway show with probably the world’s most sought-after non-Kardashian Millennial tastemaker and model, Gigi Hadid. Continue reading