115 posts tagged Nails in ALL BLOGS


Backstage Beauty | The Daily Nail – Veronica Beard -

At Veronica Beard, the French manicure and the moon manicure came together for a 3-tone, color blocked manicure. Essie's all tied up was applied to the moon part of the nail, two coats of brownie points on the rest of the nail with a thin line of berry hard on the tip. It's still too early to say, but we'll make a bet that this isn't ...
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Beauty Buzz | Nail of the Day

If there's something we can count on, its Japanese trendsetters and their fashion forward nail art. Nail art designs have been a bit quiet as of late, with trend swinging towards neutrals and elegant. But fashionista Momoko Ogihara isn't one to let us down. This hologram design is her latest nail look.  Definitely a must try!
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Trend Alert | Key Beauty Colors -

S/S 13 shows have come and gone. It was a season of strong, grown-up beauty with a focus on wearability. Key colors to emerge were: SUNSHINE YELLOW - soft, washed-out yellows emerged as the new neutral. FLUORO MELON - High-voltage melon with a zesty orange cast combined the fuchsia and tangelo shades of past seasons. COUTURE RED - Passionate, ultra-saturated crimson with blue undertones - Beetroot red, ...
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Beauty Buzz | Get Nailed! at Subliminal Projects

Calling all nail lovers in Los Angeles! Subliminal Projects is hosting Nailed, a group exhibition featuring artwork by Liz Baca, Gabriella Davi-Khorasanee, Dzine, Igor Jovic, Simone Lueck, Chris Mosier, Kai Regan, Dominique Renee, Jamel Shabazz, Mickalene Thomas, Catherine Wong and Monika Zbijowska. But it closes next Saturday on October 6, so get there quick. Inspired by the 2011 book Nailed: The History of ...
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Backstage Beauty | Runway Flash – White Nails -

White-out nails are having a moment. “White can be intimidating to wear,” admits manicurist Jin Soon Choi backstage at Rag & Bone. Designers from Honor to Karen Walker took on the challenge, sending models down the runway with “bone” and “milky way” manicures. For Rag & Bone, Choi applied Revlon’s Elegant while Deborah Lippmann layered her Amazing Grace andLike a Virgin polishes for ...
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Backstage Beauty | The Daily Nail – Prabal Gurung -

Lead Nail Stylist: Tracylee Percival for Sally Hansen To complete the ethereal yet haunted beauty look for Prabal Gurung S/S 13, Percival designed the illusion of a bloody nail. She painted the tips with Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure in Angel Bite over a bare nail with a skinny striper brush to make the 'blood' drips.  The color was created exclusively ...
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Backstage Beauty | Gerlan Jeans -

Makeup: Deanna for Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Hair: Chuck Amos for Phyto Nails: Renee Myers for OPI    http://youtu.be/pm4sbRDe6YI MAKEUP "There's two looks going on today. One is Minnie .  We're giving Minnie a new look with an ombre lip to look like she just sucked on a lollipop. A nice strong line on the eye because Minnie is that powerful, confident girl. For the Gerlan look, ...
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Backstage Beauty | Jeremy Scott -

Makeup: Kabuki for MAC Hair: Eugene Souleiman for Wella Professionals Nails: Pattie Yankee for Dashing Diva http://youtu.be/x-To2lPzm_k MAKEUP "It's Arabian Nights meets Rihanna video. There's lots of gold in the collection, an Arabian feel as you can tell from the hair. There's almond shaped eyes, lots of layers of product. We start with an eye pencil to map out the shape and circle around the ...
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Backstage Beauty | The Daily Nail – Jeremy Scott -

For his S/S 13 collection, Jeremy Scott sent manicurist Pattie Yankee the image (cell phone) of 80s, embossed gold nails as nail inspiration. Dashing Diva made an applique with the exact same pattern. Holy scott! It's almost identical. Stay tuned as it's in the works to join the Dashing Diva DesignFX line soon.
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Backstage Beauty | Marc by Marc Jacobs -

Makeup: Dick Page for Shiseido Hair: Guido for Redken Nails: Elisa Ferri for Zoya  MAKEUP "I was inspired by the models in the clothes, because they look so cool and fun. The clothes look sort of cheap, second hand. There's so much brightness that you could go in so many different directions. Look at the headband, it’s cool right? So it's really basic on the ...
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Backstage Beauty | Badgley Mischka -

Makeup: Tom Pecheux for MAC Hair: Peter Gray for Morrocanoil Nails: Deborah Lippmann for Deborah Lippmann MAKEUP “Today, our girl is the ‘Virgin Goddess Lost in the Wood.’ The collection is, not pastel colors, but very washed out color. As you know, fashion goes from one extreme to another. Last season, for winter, the girl was very spooky, with tons of hair ...
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Backstage Beauty | The Daily Nail – Rodarte -

Textured nails seems to be a theme at NYFW. CND Nail Artist Michele Huynh designed "Modern Medieval" manicures for Rodarte for a sophisticated take on the neutral nail. Strips of custom blended and mattefied CND Colours in Desert Suede, Frosting Cream and Chocolate Milk were woven over a base blend of high shine CND Colours in Desert Suede and Frosting ...
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Backstage Beauty | Band of Outsiders -

Makeup: Dick Page for Shiseido Hair: Didier Malige for Aveda Nails: Katie Hughes for Butter London BACKSTAGE BEAUTY: BAND OF OUTSIDERS NYFW S/S 13 from Stylesight on Vimeo. MAKEUP “The look this season is really basic. We moisturize the face and cover up any redness with some concealer, then I paints on the war stripe. That’s really a stand-out look. It’s a lab-based sample ...
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Backstage Beauty | Rebecca Minkoff -

Makeup: Sarah Lucero for Stila Hair: Jeanie Syfu for Tresemme Nails: William Wesley for Haven Spa BACKSTAGE BEAUTY: REBECCA MINKOFF NYFW S/S 13 from Stylesight on Vimeo. MAKEUP “We’re doing very beautiful makeup as a base, a lot of terracottas, a lot of caramels and glossiness in the cheek and skin. Think of it like a road trip through the California desert. The eyes ...
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Backstage Beauty | Nail Don’t! -

Nail DON'T! A tip from manicurist extraordinaire Angi Wingle, backstage at Karen Walker. "Don’t get a water manicure. Just like how your hair absorbs water, the natural nail expands. After 60 seconds, the nail expands and it’s full of water. And then you get your nails polished and the polish peels off in 12 hours, because the nail is contracting back, but ...
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