Blake Lively Joins L’Oréal’s Roster of Global Ambassadors

  Gossip Girl and Karl Lagerfeld muse Blake Lively joins L'Oréal Paris's roster of gorgeous spokeswomen. Weeks ago, sultry Scandinavian model Lara Stone made the cut and now Lively adds makeup muse to her beauty resume (she's already the face of Chanel’s Mademoiselle Bag and she the Ambassador for Gucci’s Premiere fragrance. “Blake embodies all the modern codes of Hollywood glamour. She is flashing a ...
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Makeup Artist Lisa Eldridge Hosts Chanel’s Makeup Revelations Videos

Iconic beauty brands continue to revamp e-commerce websites to make the online makeup buying experience more enticing, useful and personal for consumers. One of the most iconic, Chanel Beauté, has commissioned the inspiring, ever-quotable – and beautiful – makeup artist, Lisa Eldridge to create six  step-by-step how-to makeup videos using Chanel's top products for Fall 2013. We interviewed her backstage at the Temperley London S/S ...
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MAC Debuts Limited-Edition RiRi ♥ MAC Holiday Collection

It's barely November but beauty brains are already looking to the Christmas season for makeup goods. The latest celebrity launch from MAC — Rihanna's final MAC collaboration installment RiRi ♥ MAC Holiday — is going out extra glitzy. The last release for recording artist Rihanna is a special, limited edition Holiday 2013 palette. Beauty favorites — that gorgeous, rich RiRi Woo red ...
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L’Oréal Paris Pegs Lara Stone as its New Muse

Move over (just a little) Doutzen Kroes, L'Oréal Paris is adding another blond and beautiful Scandinavian muse to its roster of influential and jaw-droppingly stunning ambassadors. Lara Stone, the curvy, gap-toothed, catwalker and editorial inspiration will join Jennifer Lopez, Frieda Pinto, Eva Longoria and Beyoncé as a spokesmodel for the beauty brand. We know her best as Prada's Infusion d'Iris, her sexy ...
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Trend Alert: The New Ponytail, S/S 14 Fashion Week Hair Wrap

The classic updo is reinvented with sculptural tucking and loose cinching. A look that is all at once familiar, yet wonderfully new again. – Glynnis Mapp, Stylesight Beauty Editor
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Uniqlo Creates Hairstyles for its F/W 13 Collection on Pinterest

  After buying your new FW 13 duds and cramming your newly found essentials into your closet, do you ever wonder: "How am I going to wear my hair?" Well, Uniqlo aims to solve that fashion-meets-beauty dilemma with a new Pinterest board it posted recently that matches the best updo to  suit several ensembles in its latest seasonal collection. The cache promises ...
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Collaboration Watch: Gwen Stefani Launches S/S 14 OPI Nail Laquer Collection

Our Ska-girl crush has elevated to full-on obsession thanks to this latest beauty news: Gwen Stefani is set to debut a nail polish collection inspired by her punky style and – yes — her music. Seven new limited edition nail lacquers are set to delight and excite No Doubt and Stefani lovers for 2014, including a bold red lacquer that pays homage to ...
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MAC Cosmetics x Proenza Schouler, S/S 14 Makeup Collaboration Launch

Collaboration-savvy brand Proenza Schouler is at it again. Fashion editors have obsessed over the denim and releases with J Brand done seasons ago. Now enter MAC Cosmetics and say hello to one of the most exciting mash up makeup projects since MAC Viva Glam made Lady Gaga a face. Inspired by Proenza Schouler's past runway collections, the packaging for the fashion-inspired ...
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Runway Alert: Flawless Faces, Paris Fashion Week S/S 14

The no-makeup face appeared at hundreds of shows during fashion month but especially during Paris Fashion Week. The natural face – one of the most skilled makeup looks – is a trend for S/S 14.  
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5 Minutes With Michel Mane, President at Mane Flavours and Fragrance

It’s not every day that you get Michel Mane, the president of global fragrance and flavors company Mane, to whip up a fragrance just for you, but that’s exactly what event-goers and this Beauty Editor had the treat of experiencing this past weekend (Sept 28-29) at the 2013 Taste of France, held at Bryant Park in New York City. Beakers, test tubes, ...
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Runway Alert: Pretty Creatures, Paris Fashion Week S/S 14

  Paris catwalks showcased otherworldly beauty at Gareth Pugh, Vivienne Westwood, Yohji Yamamoto and Manish Arora – models made up like gorgeous creatures from other planets and distant fashion futures. — Glynnis Mapp, Stylesight Beauty Editor
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Chloé launches Chloé Roses with a Ballet-Inspired Video

What's more sweet-smelling and classic than the smell of a rose? Coty taps into this iconic note with the release of its new Chloé Roses fragrance and an artful, graceful video inspired by the blooming of a rose and the scent's notes: bergamot with a  heart of damascena rose essence, modernized with a magnolia accord. What's left after it all ...
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Runway Alert: Side Parts, Paris Fashion Week S/S 14

Precisely-combed hair was a trend on catwalks at Carven, Guy Laroche and Dries Van Noten, slicked back and shiny with wispy movement at the nape of the neck – a springtime style that’s put-together and preppy.
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Runway Alert: Twists and Braids, Milan Fashion Week S/S 14

  Hair during Milan’s S/S 14 shows were dramatic, hairshow-inspired creations. Bobby-pinned braids (Emporio Armani), braided-bejeweled updos (Dolce & Gabbana) and twisted chignons (Antonio Marras) were top looks.
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Twists and Braids Milan Fashion Week S/S 14

Runway Alert: Feathered Brows, Paris Fashion Week S/S 14

Models’ faces were made extra angular at Moon Young Hee, Ter et Bantine and Damir Doma thanks to expertly-groomed eyebrows. Each arch was carefully combed-out and filled for a wide-eyed effect.
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