MTV Movie Award Makeup: Lupita Nyong’o

  One of the most gorgeous looks of the night was Ms. Lupita Nyong'o, who's having quite the 2014. Celebrity makeup artist Nick Barose gave the recently appointed Lancôme ambassadress “sparkly, disco-inspired eyes” for tonight’s red carpet. Barose wanted to complement Nyong’o’s colorful dress with a silver metallic eye. Here's how he got the look.  Face Teint Idole Ultra 24H in 550 Suede Maquicomplet Concealer in Deep Suede Dual Finish Powder in 560 Suede Blush Continue Reading [...]

MTV Movie Awards Hairstyle: Jessica Alba

Look, it's not easy to have hair that rivals that of Jared Leto's, but Jessica Alba is doing the damn thing. Celebrity hairstylist Davey Newkirk gave actress the actress glossy, simple loose waves for the 2014 MTV Movie awards red carpet tonight. Here's how to get the look. Newkirk started by applying John Frieda Luxurious Volume Fine to Full Blow-Out Spray all over Jessica’s wet hair. ·Then he blew out her hair using a large round brush to give her tons of volume and a lot of shine.  After Continue Reading [...]

Snap Out Of Sunday Sadness

6 things to look forward to and lift you up during the darkest hour of the darkest day of the week: 1. 9 things successful people do on Sunday night: Become one of them, now! 2. Lindsay: I watched all 5 episodes this week. I think it's amazing. Catch episode 6 tonight! 3. Babe Walker's new book: Comes out April 29th, pre-order now! 4. L'Oreal Preference Mousse Absolue: Hits shelves this week and we will have a full review soon, but hair color waits for no one, so snag Continue Reading [...]

Kate Mara's Perfectly Pretty Bronze Smoked-out Lids: Get The Look

Kate Mara typically slays the scene on the red carpet and last night's bronze lids and nude lips combo is one I'm absolutely recreating. Celebrity makeup artist Coleen Campbell-Olwell used Orlane products to create Kate Mara’s stunning look for the red carpet premiere of "Transcendence." It complements perfectly her auburn ombre, n'est-ce pas? Here, the look, straight from Coleen. “For Kate’s look tonight, she’s wearing a gorgeous, gold Valentino dress with swept-up hair, so we decided Continue Reading [...]

Official Mascara Correspondent: Estee Lauder Sumptuous Infinite Mascara Review

Official Mascara Correspondent Ashleigh Ciucci test-drove Estee Lauder Sumptuous Infinite Mascara. Her review, below. I have one word to describe what kinda lash this mascara gives you: Twiggy! Totally mod lashes despite it being a bit of work to get there.  The mascara itself is very wet and the firm rubbery brush can cause you to apply too much product (for some reason, I kept getting it onto my lids.) After I wiped a bit off the brush, I got  tons of coverage and length with tapered tips. Continue Reading [...]

Get The Look: Kate Bosworth’;s Makeup At Museum Of The Moving Image Event

Kate Bosworth's simple-yet-stunning makeup at the Museum Of The Moving Image event honoring Kevin Spacey is a look that's wearable and pretty for upcoming weddings. Here's how to get the look. EYES: Dior Backstage Eye Prime Diorshow Fusion Mono Matte Eyeshadow in Mirage (#761) and Nocturne (#091) Diorshow Fusion Mono Eyeshadow in Aventure (#081) Diorshow Mascara in Catwalk Black (#090) "Instead of a cat eye or heavy liner, I added depth in the lash line using Diorshow Fusion Continue Reading [...]

Fictitious Fragrance Fan: Kathryn Merteuil Of ‘Cruel Intentions’

Kathryn Merteuil from Cruel Intentions is the ultimate femme fatale-- she uses her beauty, sex-appeal and smarts to manipulate everyone, including her step-brother, into playing her twisted little games. She is probably a sociopath, but she IS the sexiest one to ever live, so skip her schemes and just copy her scent. Thierry Mugler's Alien is super feminine, yet perverse, just like Kathryn. This girl hides cocaine in her cross, so she clearly appreciates good packaging and this perfume Continue Reading [...]

On Wednesdays We Wear Pink Face Masks

Sure to be the focal point of your medicine cabinet, Peter Thomas Roth Rose Stem Cell Bio-Repair Gel Mask ($45) is as good for your skin as it is your decor. This mask fuses rose stem cells with rose extracts to cool, hydrate and soothe inflamed, dry and/or flaky skin. And in the summer months? Do as G. Love & Special Sauce says and stick it in the fridge for cooling comfort while hydrating, perhaps post-plane ride. Vitamins A and C heal and address irritation while imparting smoother, brighter Continue Reading [...]

Estee Lauder Bronze Goddess Collection: Summer 2014

You may think that March 20 is the harbinger of spring. Or the first robin sighting. But NAY, friends. Beauty gals know the true beginning of spring is when Estee Lauder's annual Bronze Goddess collection drops and this season's is super-sultry.  Subtle nudes and their rich-hued counterparts in gleamy metallics comprise this gorgeous collection for lips, eyes and nails. My favorite? The tortoise-adorned The Nudes EyeShadow Palette, boasting eight wearable shades in multiple finishes.  EYES NEW Continue Reading [...]