Archive for the ‘Beauty’ Category

Graphic Dominatrix Meets Eccentric Grandma, Backstage At Marc Jacobs

On Tuesday, April 12th, 2011
Chinstraps. The odd accoutrement appeared for the first time this season backstage at Victoria Beckham and we paid it no mind as a potential recurring fashion-meets-beauty theme for Fall. But there it was again at Marc Jacobs, anchoring small berets set atop sleek ponytails. “Dominatrix ponytails,” Redken creative consultant Guido Palau clarified of the graphic ...

Methods to clean under arms

On Monday, April 11th, 2011
If you desire to get clean underarms then it is must that you give full attention to the products that you are suing, this is because many times, there are harmful chemicals that can cause skin problems. The dark underarms are the result of hyper pigmentation and due to the constant use of the deodorants. ...

Drugstore Discovery of The Week: Curél’s New Cure All

On Monday, April 11th, 2011
Ceramides—lipids that reinforce the skin’s natural barrier and work like a shield to lock in moisture and keep out irritants—are a somewhat unsung hero when it comes to fighting eczema. (Eczema, for the non-afflicted, is an unfortunate itchy skin condition that can creep up on you for a variety of reasons, from a genetic predisposition ...

What Hair Colour is for you?

On Monday, April 11th, 2011
If you’re deciding to colour your hair, you should always put in some consideration first. It’s always recommended that having your hair done professionally is a better option as (let’s face it) they probably know what they’re doing better than you do. Of course this can be very expensive so if you are committed to ...

On The Issue Of “Browdazzling”

On Monday, April 11th, 2011
After Pat McGrath dyed models’ eyebrows shades of pastels and neons at the Balenciaga Fall show back in March, we got to thinking: Have we been neglecting our arches? By merely plucking and waxing, are we missing a golden opportunity for facial adornment? For “browdazzling,” if you will? Dutch Glamour certainly thinks so. Its August ...

Lolavie, Officially Unofficial; Botox And The Infinite Sadness; And More…

On Sunday, April 10th, 2011
A day before its official launch, Lolavie, Jennifer Aniston’s much-hyped new fragrance, is getting a name change; it will now go by the name Jennifer Aniston. Neither really do it for us, to be honest. [Scented Salamander] In case you’ve somehow missed the flood of images and articles declaring the undercut a “trend,” this one’s ...

Dancing Queens And the New “Aggy” Backstage At Giles

On Sunday, April 10th, 2011
While Giles Deacon may have insisted that his Spring collection was a distinct departure from the seventies movement currently afoot in London (think: Topshop Unique, Felder Felder, House of Holland, PPQ, etc.), the makeup look face painter Miranda Joyce broke out for the occasion was as era-specific as it gets. “Seventies decadence” is how Joyce ...

Get The Fall Lip Shine That’s Selling Out Fast

On Sunday, April 10th, 2011
We’ve long been fans of RMS Beauty, the elegant line of organic skin balms, eye and cheek colors, and other face-perfecting essentials from model-favorite makeup artist Rose-Marie Swift. With just a handful of products in her best-selling range, Swift has a rep for creating standouts that do what others truly can’t. (Karolina Kurkova and Miranda ...

Riccardo Tisci Makes His Fragrance Debut; Julia Roberts Lightens Up; And More…

On Saturday, April 9th, 2011
Dahlia Noir, Riccardo Tisci’s first fragrance for the house of Givenchy, will debut in August and feature a print campaign starring his muse Mariacarla Boscono. Love the visuals. [The Fashion Spot] Also launching a fragrance this year: Nicki Minaj. It will reportedly smell like a sexy and confident woman and have a “va-va-voom factor.” [Examiner ...

Clinique Clarifies Its Position On Clarifying

On Saturday, April 9th, 2011
Shocking as it may seem in these days of brisk winds and face-chapping cold, you should still be exfoliating your skin daily to keep it functioning at optimal levels. I myself was recently scolded by a facialist for not doing enough (read: any) skin sloughing at home. “That’s what’s causing the congestion on your forehead,” ...