Benefit Cosmetics to Debut Airport Makeup Kiosks

  Attention all travelling beauty junkies: Benefit Cosmetics, the cheeky San Francisco-born brand founded by twin sisters Jean and Jane Ford, have come up with an idea to beat all on-the-go beauty ideas. The brand is launching 24 cosmetic kiosks at airports including John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York and McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas. The first launched about a month ...
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Giorgio Armani Beauty Launches New CC Lipstick on YouTube

Giorgio Armani Beauty is adding a new category of alphabet-themed products into the lipstick market: Rouge Ecstasy Triple C (which stands for color) will add new interest to the brand's already existing makeup line with formulas. The "solid lip balm with the color intensity of a lipstick, 12-hour hydration and reparative actions" promises to offer a "higher viscosity than a balm ...
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Maybelline launches app for New York fashion week

We love a good fashion and beauty app, but this one is making us makeup obsessives (and multitaskers) do a little happy dance. On the hunt for products off and on duty? Prayers answered: Maybelline New York debuts Makeup Express, an interactive smartphone app designed for the makeup shopper on the go. Wow features include: Shade Finder (color match foundation in ...
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Birchbox x Ruffian nail polishes launch for New York Fashion Week

Birchbox is taking bespoke beauty to a new level: the direct mail beauty brand partnered with New York designers, Ruffian, to launch a debut nail lacquer collection, available exclusively on Birchbox.com and just in time for New York Fashion Week.   Through crowdsourcing, Birchbox selected the exclusive Ruffian nail polish shades via Facebook in February and the shades were inspired by the ...
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Alexa Chung is the new face and creative at Eyeko London

There's almost nothing we won't endorse once model-muse-deejay Alexa Chung has signed her name to it. Eyeko London has been many a beauty editor's favorite for a while but now it's even more alluring thanks to the brand's latest fashion face. Not only is Chung going to be the fetching inspiration for the brand's quality eyeliners, brow and lash mascaras and ...
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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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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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