- Category: Make-up and beauty (continued)
- Alexis Koravos: enhancing one’s natural beauty.
With 13 years of experience in the skincare activity, working as an eyebrow artist and esthetician, San Diego native Alexis Koravos garnered her most valuable training as an apprentice to Anastasia Soare-world-renowned eyebrow artist to the Hollywood elite and founder of Anastasia of Beverly Hills; Soare is thought to be the“Eyebrow Guru” among..
- Arrested for calling 911 to complain about short nails
Woman arrested for calling 911 to complain about manicure: MyFoxORLANDO.com No, really. Obviously confused by reading too many headlines like the one above, a Florida woman in fact called emergency services after a manicure during which she felt the technician cut her nails too short. She called 911 (the American equivalent of 999) not once, but..
- Aveda releases Jewels of the Earth collection for fall 2011
Aveda has announced the launch of its new collection for fall 2011 Jewels of the Earth. The collection features "the intense and tarnished tints of gold, bronze, green and blue" precious stones as well as "burnished monochromes in smoky and gleaming finishes." Global educator for Aveda Makeup, Janell Geason, says: "Jewels of the Earth collection..
- BAFTA's official Beauty Partners: M.A.C
M.A.C are the official Beauty Partners of the BAFTA's again this year and they gave us a little sneak peak of the MAC Beauty Suite at the The Pelham Hotel, where nominees and presenters will be getting glammed up for the ceremony on May 22nd. M.A.C Senior Makeup Artist Debbie Finnegan told some of the tricks she uses to get her clients ready for..
- Baxter of California: shaving equipment as art
Face firmly lathered courtesy of a badger bristle shaving brush and Taylor of Old Bond Street's avocado shaving cream, I stood staring at myself in the mirror. And that's about as far as this endeavour got because it was at about this moment that I remembered the 'traditional razor' my hand found itself grasping is better known as a cut throat. Looking..
- Benefit Cosmetics latest collection for spring 2011
Check out what’s new from Benefit Cosmetics latest collection for spring 2011! The triple dimension of pink. Brightening, sculpting & defining! Laced with glittering gold undertones, this 3D watermelon flush is multi-dimensional to the naked eye. Wear it on your cheeks or dust it lightly all over your face to look more vivid, perkier, prettier! The..
- Benefit Powder Time Lover limited edition collection
Benefit Powder Time Lover limited edition collection is something you're going to desire to get your hands on promptly! Benefit are renowned for their boxes of powder, so as an extraordinary pleasure for Christmas, they brought out a palette that incorporated three of their most trendy shades. There's Hoola, the cult matte bronzer, Coralista,..
- Beyoncé launches new very spicy and Southern fragrance
Pop Superstar Beyoncé made a great amount of money with her first Heat perfume, and it's follow up Heat Rush, and she has revealed about her return to the fragrance market with her up-to-the-minute perfume, Pulse. The fragrance is designed to reflect Beyoncé's mood when she is performing. It is actually a floral citrus fragrance and "very spicy..
- Beyonce presents Double Extend Eye Illuminator mascara by L’Oreal
This days lots of ladies wish to look beautiful, even more they long to be real beauties. They use various beauty or healthcare products for this objective, for instance care cosmetics and decorative ones. Women purchase best creams, lotions, fragrances, lipsticks, gels, deodorants, eye and facial makeup. L’Oreal Double Extend Eye Illuminator..
- Beyoncé unveils her beauty must have products
Beyoncé has been unveiling her beauty must have products to Allure magazine - and also given us some new practices for lipbalm! She disclosed, "I love [Smith's] Rosebud Salve (£8) in the blue can. I wear it with my lipstick. I did this trick last summer, when I was on vacation: I used it to prime my lashes before curling. It was like a natural..
- Beyonce's photoshoot for Dereon clothing line
Beyonce is never one to be afraid of trying something new... but maybe this look might be too far? The superstar was pictured taking part in a photoshoot which was rumoured to be for her mother's Dereon clothing line, and sported an extremely strong look - in reality, she looked like such a completely different person we wondered if the caption..
- Bottega Veneta launches first ever perfume
To portray the essence of Bottega Veneta’s first perfume, fashion photographer and filmmaker from America Bruce Weber was invited to produce a film. Nine D’Urso, daughter of Ines de la Fressange, models for the perfume film together with model man Matteo Martari. The video features South Florida beach stripes and pictures of romance and purity. Creative..
- Bottom Lash Mascara by Clinique
Every morning you apply your makeup hoping to attain immense, vivid eyes. You hold your hand steady as you try to coat your bottom lashes in mascara, but always end up with tramps and smudges a-plenty. The typical mascara brush is just too big? Sound familiar? And wouldn't it be magnificent if some cosmetics company would release a new product designed..
- Brand Blood Concept launches a collection of four fragrances
More scent news now, new Italian brand Blood Concept is launching a collection of four fragrances this year - can you guess what they smell like? Each of the fragrance have differing smells with one thing in common: the "metallic vague suspicion of blood". Nice. Made to match the specific blood groups, 'O' is composed of thyme, raspberry, cyperus..
- Bronze Illusion eyeshadow by Accessorize
How can you not love an eyeshadow that has butterflies printed all over the packaging?. It's impossible not too right? Thankfully Accessorize Eyeshadows gave us more than just a pretty pot as their super cheap shadows are also rather nice to use. They have a lovely sheer texture, which feels very soft on the fingers and provide a light wash of colour..
- Celebrities welcome big hair trend
Earlier the previous week Cheryl Cole surprised many when she seemed to challenge the principles of physics to see just how big she could get her hair for the first day of auditions for The X-Factor USA. Seriously, it was massive. And then just when the tabloids seemed to get over it, Sarah Jessica Parker rocks up at a charity event with big hair..
- Chanel releases new ‘Rouge Chanel’
Parisian luxury house Chanel has unveiled a new film starring Franco-Swedish beauty Sigrid Agren for the Hollywood-inspired Avant-Première beauty collection. The thirty-second video, titled “Le Rouge Chanel: Beyond Color,” sees the face of the brand’s new Collection Avant-Première de Chanel, Sigrid Agren, showing off her bright red lips..
- Chanel Rouge Coco Lipstick
Lipstick – is one of the most significant way of decorative cosmetics in the store of any woman. Auspiciously cosmetic companies do not get tired to give pleasure to us with new innovations – lipsticks that have an exceptional color, magnificent scent, unique design and many valuable substances that can make long the beauty and youth of our province. One..
- Chanel’s Spring 2011 MakeUp Collection
Here’s a sneak preview of Chanel’s new Spring 2011 MakeUp Collection. This coming January, head to your nearest Chanel counter to check out the spring makeup collection which by the way is marvellous. This collection is inspired by Gabrielle ‘Coco’ Chanel conviction of light-reflecting property of pearls enhances a woman’s natural beauty..
- Chella launches new Brow Full-Fillment collection
Give yourself the gift of magnificent brows this holiday season with Chella’s new Brow Full-Fillment collection. Everyone wishes to look and feel their best during the holidays and well-groomed brows are a great way to revamp your look and frame the face. Chella Professional Skincare has connected with Celebrity Makeup Artist DeeDee Marcelli..
- Choose your polish colors to get a stylish nail make up
For spring 2011, you can create new ideas that fit the dominant color trends to get a stylish nail make up. Here are the nail polish color trends for spring 2011 which may be appropriate for you: If you want to select green as your nail polish color, make sure that green color was included in the group between mid and fresh tone. You may choose..
- Christmassy collection from Precision nails
Christmassy collection from Precision nails - you see twinkly little sparkles embedded in a glitter base, but what you don't see is how they catch the light. Small filaments of gold and taupe blend together to create a captivating twinkly harmony, like Peter Pan has sprinkled some fairy dust all over the fingers, left star and straight on till morning... It..
- Clinique releases cooling Lid Smoothie Antioxidant Eye Colour collection
In the course of the warm and even hot months of summer it's effortless to ponder about makeup and decide to pass. Therefore it is bright to come up with a cooling, long-lasting eye color that you will not mind applying on and will not irritate you by creasing and melting later. Next month Clinique launches Lid Smoothie Antioxidant 8-Hour Eye..
- Collection 2000 Lock N Hold line spring 2011
Collection 2000 have a new new range of lipgloss lined up for spring 2011 - the Lock N Hold line. With six colours in the line: Body Pop (bright pink), Beat Box (dark red), Rock Steady (peach), Break Dance (coral), Urban Punk (nude) and Twisted Disco (lilac), they secure to keep your lips glossy for 6 hours, which is an extraordinary claim. Clearly..
- Commercial of YSL Belle D’Opium is prohibited
Next to the treads of controversial billboard advertisement that features a naked Sophie Dahl for Yves Saint Laurent Opium, instantly the sister fragrance is banned for simulating drug use. The YSL Belle D’Opium television commercial is prohibited from the British silver screen by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA). According to the institution..
- CoverGirl NatureLuxe Gloss Balm
With all the hype surrounding Taylor Swift's new CoverGirl campaign (and her relationship with Jake Gyllenhaal) we have to admit that we were intrigued by the whole NatureLuxe buzz. It's a new CoverGirl NatureLuxe Gloss Balm line that the makeup company has launched with Miss Swift as its face. So during our weekly stop at Rite Aid, we perused the..
- Dainty Doll mineral powder foundation by Nicola Roberts
Mineral makeup may not be big news anymore, but that doesn't mean someone doesn't get excited to try another foundation full of all its benefits. Dainty Doll mineral powder foundation by Nicola Roberts is a line of cosmetics designed for fair-skinned ladies. Thanks to plenty of late nights and early morning, time-saving is essential. So that's what..
- Daisy Lowe unveils her must-have beauty products
With her ability to look smoulderingly sexy and girl-next-door cute all at the same time, Daisy Lowe is definetely the model de jour of London right now and most girls would give their right arm - and probably the left one too - to look like her. You might not be able to get her delectable curves, but happily she's spilt some of her beauty secrets..
- Diane von Furstenberg launches the floral woody fragrance
Diane von Furstenberg is joining the perfume game and has been chatting about the theory behind it. The floral woody fragrance will be called Diane, and as it's namesake explained, will be the 'power of women' in a bottle. "I wanted a perfume that reflected womanhood - what I know, what I feel about being a woman - and the power that we all have..
- Diet Coke Nails Inc Colours for 2011
Diet Coke are continuing their Nails Inc partnership in 2011 and have released the four new shades - Diet Coke Nails Inc Colours for 2011 - they will be giving away following year! Shades are Cool Caramel, Delicious Denim, Perfect Plum and Heavenly Heather Gray (which you could to get your hands on). You'll get a bottle when you buy two 500ml..
- Dior's passion for grey collection
Miss Dior has set up three new limited-edition nail polishes this winter. To honour Dior’s passion for grey, the Gris City Collection was born and inspired by the 3 capitals of fashion and extravagance - New York, Paris, and London. The collection takes from Miss Dior’s passion of gray shades and reinvents them to reflect each of the three cities. *..
- Dita Von Teese revealed her beauty secrets and tips
Queen of retro glamour, Dita Von Teese has revealed her beauty secrets that keep her with the flawless skin and perfect red lips she's famous for. Dita says that foundation and lipstick are her absolute essentials. "Flawless skin is the most important thing, then red lips. In exactly that order," she said. "Red lips don't look good on blotchy, uneven..
- Ellis Faas Brand Concept
Ellis Faas based the entire collection of her brand on the colours that by nature exist in human body. From all tones of foundation to every lipstick and eyeshadow, the shades are inspired by the human body’s owns colours. From the tawny peach of a freckle to the pure, lucid red that pulses through our veins, the ELLIS FAAS Human Colours collection..
- Ellis Lips Textures
The are three textures, 27 colours: ELLIS LIPS suggest an array of looks, from stained and subtle to vivid and glossy. ELLIS RED, the ELLIS FAAS signature colour, is available in all three textures: Creamy Lips, Milky Lips and Glazed Lips. ELLIS LIPS products are lightweight, long-lasting and easy to apply. Paraben-free and rich with Vitamin E,..
- Emma Stone new blonde hair look
It’s unusual to meet Emma Stone without her trademark hot red hair. Emma went blonde for a movie role and even though it’s a striking change, this is super sexy new blonde hair look on her. Here’s a tip… If you’re going for a drastic color change like Emma, maintenance and proper care is a must! Hydrate your hair at least once a week..
- Alexis Koravos: enhancing one’s natural beauty.