5 Minutes With Damien Carney, International Artistic Director for Joico

Hair guru, Damien Carney, has the secrets to some of your top beauty challenges (including one of the biggest: The secret to The Perfect Blowout). He's the international artistic director for Joico and has prepped fashion week looks backstage for global catwalks (Vivienne Westwood, Paul Smith, Calvin Klein, John Galliano, Pam Hogg and Agent Provocateur to name several) and is a never-ending fountain of  knowledge and ...
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Manicures Make a Red-Carpet Statement at the 2013 Emmys

Hollywood starlets at the 2013 Emmys looked stunning in couture gowns and shoes but their manicures were the showstoppers on the red carpet.   Michelle Dockery, a nominee for “Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series” for her role as Lady Mary Crawley in Downton Abbey, wore a classic sanguine red lacquer called Lady Is A Tramp on her nails. On her ...
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Runway Alert: Artful Eyeliner, Milan Fashion Week S/S 14

  Multi-colored lines, precise strokes and artfully smudged eyeliner was created at Missoni, Moschino and Just Cavalli. Each used the eyes as the main makeup focus this season, playing with color and application techniques.
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Runway Alert: Hot Lips, LFW S/S 14

  There’s no denying that a strong matte lipstick makes a firm beauty statement. During LFW, Peter Pilotto’s ethereal orange, Thomas Tait’s rich red and J. JS Lee’s hot fuschia lips created a cohesive beauty look.
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5 Minutes With Peter Gray, L’Oréal Paris UK Hair Expert

Haircare is an expanding and successful business and few in the industry understand this more than Peter Gray, UK Hair Expert at L'Oréal Paris. During London Fashion Week S/S 14 he whipped up looks backstage. What does it take to stay motivated and above all competitive in the beauty market? Gray talks to Stylesight about his current obsessions  inspirations and the ...
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Runway Alert: Bright and Colorful Hair, LFW S/S 14

At London Fashion Week, Maria Grachvogel, Ashish and Meadham Kirchhoff sported highlighter-bright ombré, multi-colored streaks and brightly-hued hair, respectively for S/S 14 – adding grunge-y interest to the neutral spring looks seen on other catwalks.
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Sunday Riley Creates the Perfect Pink Lip at Temperley London S/S 14, London Fashion Week

For Temperley London's S/S 14 collection at London Fashion Week, Lead Makeup Artist Lisa Eldridge looked to 1970s bombshell Lauren Hutton for inspiration. That supple soft skin that glows from within, high and highlighted cheekbones and eyes that simply sparkle. A face that nature has painted.  Lauren Hotton was the main muse for the overall look but it was the just-bitten rose-y ...
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Lush waves & Lilac Lids at Holly Fulton S/S 14, London Fashion Week

Holly Fulton's S/S 14 muses trotted down London's catwalk last Saturday with lush, fluffy side-swept waves and a '70s kind of beauty sensibility. The makeup, created by MAC Lead Artist Andrew Gallimore, was anchored with a lovely lilac eyeshadow and illuminating highlighter on the cheekbones and temples for an ethereal goddess, Sissy-Spacek-meets-Jerry-Hall glamazon kind of beauty. L'Oréal Professionnel Lead Hair Artist James Pecis used ...
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5 Minutes with Dick Page, Artistic Director at Shiseido

He's a makeup artist's makeup artist: Dick Page, world-renowned beautifier and artistic director at Shiseido has dolled up faces at top global fashion weeks and most recently at Marc Jacobs, Narciso Rodriguez, Tess Giberson and one of our favorites, Band of Outsiders. We caught up with Page backstage to find out what's making him tick of late: his inspirations for S/S ...
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Kérastase Creates Updos With An Edge at Suno S/S14, NYFW

The name Odile Gilbert in the hair world is synonymous with most celebrity names: she's a legend. Her French sensibility and inspirations always produce laissez-faire looks that are dead simple to achieve. The results are always light, free of fuss and compliment instead of overpower the clothing. For Suno S/S14 during New York fashion week, she created a hairstyle with a ponytail ...
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Surfer 90′s Beach Babe Makeup at Jeremy Laing S/S 14, NYFW

Fresh, easy, beachy makeup has been the beauty mantra for S/S 14 and at Jeremy Laing the ode to the beach-bound style hound continued with done-yet-undone makeup looks. The beauty was a perfect understated match for highlighter-bright separates, 1990s cuts and colors and black-and-white pinstripe lounge sets. We chat with designer Jeremy Laing and MAC Lead Artist, Serge Hodonou about the muses and inspirations behind this ...
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NARS Creates Smoldering Beauty at Rodarte S/S 14 at NYFW

Sultry, sexy beauty is truly seasonless, and Lead Artist for NARS, James Kaliardos underlined this universal beauty truth, dolling up the models backstage with makeup looks that were the definition of sex appeal. The makeup was a perfect match for Rodarte's linear line of S/S 14 looks. The eye makeup was just as precise and striking as the graphic lines ...
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5 Minutes With Suzi Weiss-Fischmann, OPI Executive Vice-President & Artistic Director

Our love affair with OPI marks the day when nail polish became one of the trendiest categories in beauty. The Northern California company started in 1981 but it was really the late 00's when nail polish became a serious fashion statement. All we beauty editors wanted was that gorgeous greige "You Don't Know Jacques" on our fingers. OPI's FW08 French Collection ...
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Runway Alert: Nearly Naked, New York Fashion Week S/S 14

At Louise Goldin, Monique LHuillier and Houghton, subtle manicures gave each collection a neutral beauty anchor. Done in the softest of petal pinks, muted peaches and yellows, nails were pretty and understated for S/S 14.
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Temptu Creates Airbrush Makeup for Creatures of Comfort SS14, NYFW

Say goodbye to alphabet-marketing and forget BB and CC creams, the newest trend in foundations is a formula that's lighter than air — and quite literally. Temptu, used its superior AIRpod Foundation airbrush system to create flawless skin for the season's catwalkers and custom blended a duo-tone lip using its Hi-Def Red and Pink lipcolors. Creatures of Comfort showcased a collection inspired ...
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