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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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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Backstage Beauty Flashback: Childlike Hair and Electric Lips at Peter Pilotto S/S 14, London Fashion Week

It was organized pandemonium backstage at Peter Pilotto's S/S 14 show at London Fashion Week. Lead Artists from around the world were on hand with expert hair and face kits to help transform models into the otherworldly muses. L'Oréal Professionnel Lead Hair Artist Anthony Turner created doll-inspired hairstyles and was inspired by artist Mark Ryden's dark-yet-sweet illustrations. Turner created childlike hair with a ...
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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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