Coco Rocha gets a pixie cut for New York Fashion Week

It's happened: we hailed the pixie cut as the next trend in hairstyles (thank you, Beyoncé) and wouldn't you know it, our longtime model crush Coco Rocha is the first famous face to take the plunge. She snipped her long ombré locks just in time for New York fashion week (Sept. 5-12). The master behind the daring chop? None other than celebrity ...
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5 Minutes With: Petra Strand, founder of Pixi Beauty

  Ask any beauty blogger about this brand and they are instantly all peals and squeals. Why? It's one of the hottest top-quality, cheap-and-cheerful beauty brands to debut since it officially came to the U.K. nearly 10 years ago with its Soho, London flagship store and then hit mass North American shelves at Target a mere five years ago. That's practically baby years ...
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Beyoncé cuts her hair, sets pixie-cut trend

If there’s anyone who knows how to make an ironic trend go viral, it’s Beyoncé (read: H&M's SS13 campaign and Mrs. Carter's belly-button ring). The 17-time Grammy Award winning singer did just that on Wednesday night when she posted Instagram images of her new pixie cut. Cue global reactions. Both happy and gut-wrenched fans have been filling her Instagram comments section with yays ...
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Inspirations from Stylesight’s New Beauty Editor

What are your earliest beauty memories? What does beauty mean to you? These are questions that I like to ask beauty experts in the industry from time to time. And myself. For me, it actually didn’t start with makeup. Since I can remember (I was probably 11 years-old) my mother always had the most luxurious fragrances. There were three signature scents ...
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Shiseido creates a skincare line especially for ‘Millennials’

Early mornings, late nights, a hardly-any-water-and-way-too-much-coffee diet and sometimes the occasional smoke (and for some, regular smoking). This is the diagnosis of the everyday millennial: women and men between the ages of 25-34. Now think of the effects of these bad habits on the skin, especially the face. Premature ageing (wrinkles, sagging skin) increased sebum production and enlarged pores which lead to ...
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New Launch: Marc Jacobs beauty line hits shelves Aug. 9

We've been enamored with Marc Jacobs's successful fragrance creations (Daisy, Lola, Oh Lola!, Bang and Bang Bang) for some time now and New York’s fashion and beauty l’enfant terrible continues to reinvent his brand with his latest foray: a new eponymous makeup line. The 120-piece beauty collection includes 16 complexion and color cosmetics (eyeshadow palettes, lip colors, blushes and nail polishes) and four chic and luxurious makeup ...
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Marc Jacobs Beauty Enamored Hi-Shine Lacquer in 132 Blue Velvet

5 Minutes With…Simone Otis, Joe Fresh beauty director

Scan the streets of New York for the city’s most stylish (and even the editors at Stylesight’s office in the Big Apple) and you’ll notice they all seem to have one thing in common: they’re wearing Joe Fresh. Yes, we're talking about the Canadian fashion and beauty retail success, founded by Joe Mimran, creative director, who also started a little ...
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Runway Trend Alert – Grunge Updo

C/R 14 reveals piecey, disheveled updos as a key style. Haphazard pinning, messy braiding or wispy fly-away texture have an edgy look, while simple black headbands hold styles in place and add a bit of polish.
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Alber Elbaz for Lancôme

Lanvin’s Alber Elbaz’s collaboration with Lancôme hits counters this week. The limited edition collection focuses on the eye, with bold color mascaras, four palettes, and a set of false lashes. Albaz’s whimsical sketches of hearts, stars, and eyes decorate the packaging of each product. The designer has had a long history with the brand, often stopping by to buy his mother ...
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Bite Beauty’s Custom Lip Color

Bite Beauty offers custom lip colors in its Prince Street location. Shoppers can mix Bite colors to their liking to create custom shades. Personalize a pick further with a choice of flavors like violet, peppermint, and superfruit. The Canadian company creates natural products with great performance that are completely safe to consume. Bite solves the search for a wearable red or ...
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Mad About Orange

Say hello to this summer's hot hue, orange. Always at the beauty forefront, MAC Cosmetics is leading the orange fan club with their latest makeup collection, All About Orange. Featuring the trending color in a range of products, from nail lacquer to lipstick, the collection is an homage to the color's vibrancy, high-end appeal and edginess. The limited edition collection includes ...
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Sun Day School: The ABCs of SPFs

The countdown until summer (Fridays) is officially on at the Stylesight office — 5! And with beaches, BBQs, and bare legs just around the corner, it's time to get serious about sunning safety. So whether you’re beach-bound for Memorial Day or sweating it out in the city, Stylesight's trustee beauty professors are here to school you in Sunning 101. Lesson 1: UVA, ...
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Insider | Color Expert Roseanna Roberts on F/W 13 Color -

The fab Roseanna Roberts is Director of Color Trends at the Color Association of the US, and a Color Trend Consultant. We got a chance to catch up with her on her insights for key colors for the F/W 13 season. Q: What is the mood for Fall 2013 color? A: This season, beauty gets a little bit grittier than we’ve seen in ...
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Ask Men About Hair, and They Will Tell

From James Dean's carefree quiff to George Clooney's salt-and-pepper caesar, perhaps nothing says more about a man ("I'm a rebel without a cause" and "I'm a playboy doctor", respectively) than his hair. Stylesight has traced the evolution of the grooming category at length, and now, here comes AskMen's definitive guide to men's hair, titled, simply, The Hair Manual. After analyzing site ...
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Backstage Beauty I Ann Demeulemeester -

Take an insider's look backstage at Ann Demeulemeester through the lens of hair colorist Berry Bachen from MAINENTRANCE Artists. MAC Basic Black Paint Stick smudged in the corner of the eye with Tailor Gray and Camel Coat Paint Pots in the sockets created a stormy mood at Ann Demeulemeester for Fall. "She's not perfect anymore", said makeup maven Rudi Cremers. Lips ...
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