The New Naked
In-Home Date: 1/23/2018
What does it mean to be naked in 2018? From makeup to emotions, Allure explores "naked" in an entirely new way.
The Culture of Hair
In-Home Date: 2/20/2018
All about hair, with a focus on diversity. They'll cover weaves, braids, natural hair, and more, as well as personal essays and stories from women of color.
Beauty Guide: Skin
In-Home Date: 3/27/2018
The second installment in the series – Allure continues to underscore their anti anti-aging pledge by covering skin-care products from the perspective of health and radiance. Furthermore, they'll toss out ugly, judgey words like "anti-aging.""
In-Home Date: 4/24/2018
Honoring the people and the products that are revolutionizing the beauty industry. This includes makeup artists, hairstylists, colorists, dermatologists, chemists, and more.
Beauty Guide: Hair
In-Home Date: 5/22/2018
This in-depth guide will showcase the all-American hair icons and best new hairstyles. Allure will also focus on products, such as styling creams, masks, and skin care for your hair, as well as the latest hair gadgets.
In-Home Date: 6/26/2018
The July issue of Allure will celebrate freedom – and all of the ways in which it has impacted our culture, specifically our approach to beauty, in 2018. More than ever in history, we are free to dress how we want, date who we want, wear makeup, wear none, define who we are, resist defining who we are, show our wrinkles, fill our wrinkles, and be whomever the hell we choose.
The Out of Office Issue
In-Home Date: 7/17/2018
For the first time ever, Allure will dedicate an entire issue to the intersection of beauty and travel, exploring fascinating products, people, and stories from Cleveland to Korea, and all the way to Antartica. And here's the really fun part: for the mont that Allure is producing the content, staff will work OUTSIDE of the office. As we live in a world increasingly defined by borders – whether they're being torn down, built up, or crossed over – at Allure, they've decided it was time to examine the world beyond their own.
Beauty Guide: Lips
In-Home Date: 8/21/2018
The fourth single-category issue will go deep (very, very deep) on a single beauty category: lips. Every page of these Beauty Guide issues will be jam-packed with product recommendations and actionable service.
Best of Beauty
In-Home Date: 9/25/2018
Allure's Annual Best of Beauty issue uncovers the very best products in every category – from skin-care and makeup, to fragrance and more. In 2017, Allure editors tested a staggering 9,087 beauty products and they expect even more great highlights in 2018.
In-Home Date: 10/23/2018
In this issue, Allure editors reflect on what's changed in our beauty vernacular and what hasn't, and discuss what more we can do to encourage society to stop fearing – and start celebrating– getting older.
December / January
The Good Issue
In-Home Date: 11/20/2018
This issue will focus on sustainability in the beauty world, diving into areas like climate change, beauty carbon footprints, and the industry leaders who are guiding a path to a greener life. But it goes beyond sustainability.
The editors will explore goodness in all its forms: products and companies that give back, people in the beauty industry who are working towards a more just and honorable world, with beauty as their platform>
BAD/FLIP: The flip side of the magazine will feature a small section on the fun side of beauty – the naughty, dirty, stiletto-wearing side. How to flirt, buy a vibrator, treat a hangover, smudge your eyeliner, have a one-night stand, and more.