114 posts tagged Nails in ALL BLOGS


Backstage | Richard Chai -

Makeup: James Kaliardos, MAC Skin: Dr. Jart+ Hair: Kevein Ryan, Aveda Nails: Elle Gerstein, Essie http://youtu.be/AF98jbsxs3U MAKEUP "It's kind of like a Peter Lindbergh photo where the girls are androgynous. We're doing an androgynous look for Richard's collection based on masculine separates that he did in beautiful heavy fabrics like tweeds in grey and taupe tones. We wanted to put that into the ...
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Inspiration | Michele Lamy

There are many words to describe Michele Lamy - Rick Owens' muse, wife, gypsy, eccentric, Queen of the intergalactic fashion galaxy. Whatever the word, she's clearly an independent, marching to the beat of her own creative drum. Another Magazine created this film for the Rick Owens furniture line. Towards the end, at 4:18, she addresses her famously stained, black fingertips. "Who said ...
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Backstage | Lino Villaventura, Sao Paulo Fashion Week -

The Look: Artistic Drama Makeup & Hair: Marcos Costa Nails: Risque Makeup "Lino's collection was  inspired by the painter Francis Bacon and its one of the most beautiful of all time. It's an exquisite job, a real work of art. When he showed me the clothes, I thought of watercolors. So, the eyes have a burnt orange, almost terracota color, in the inner corners of ...
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Backstage | Colcci, Sao Paulo Fashion Week -

The Look: Sensual Women Makeup & Hair: Robert Estevao Nails: Risque Makeup "She is a sensual woman with a glamorous red mouth," explained makeup artist Bruno Cardoso. Skin was moisturized, corrected and set for a lovely satin finish. Although eyelids were left bare, lashes were curled with several coats of mascara to open up the eyes. Eyebrows were shaped with brow gel, providing a polished ...
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Backstage | Huis Clos, Sao Paulo Fashion Week -

The Look: Feminine Strength Makeup & Hair: Helder Rodrigues Nails: Risque Makeup "The inspiration was the feminine universe. Specifically, I was inspired by women. I wanted to escape from obvious makeup (made up lashes and eyebrows) which is why I opted to not use mascara and bleach the eyebrows so we can have this strength on the eyes. Eyes were emphasized with brown shadow ...
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Backstage | Alexandre Herchcovitch, Sao Paulo Fashion Week -

Look: Young Glamour Makeup: Celso Kamura for MAC Hair: Celso Kamura Nails: OPI & Sally Hansen Makeup "Alexandre wanted a young, fresh girl that still had some glamour. The makeup I opted for is fresh, natural skin like a girl's. I brushed matte brown eyeshadow all around the eye to give depth. It was complemented with a golden eyeliner (a custom mix of MAC Pigments in ...
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Backstage | Triton, Sao Paulo Fashion Week -

The Look: Clean Minimalism Makeup: Robert Stephen for MAC Hair: Robert Stephen for L'Oreal Nails: Risque Makeup Stephen described the look as "very clean with 60s references. The makeup is all about the eyebrows, brown eyebrows and pale skin. We are brushing in some eyeshadow for the brows." To give skin a subtle glow, he prepped the skin with moisturizer and corrected with concealer. Products (all ...
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Backstage | Iodice, Sao Paulo Fashion Week -

The Look: Rock 'n' roll Princesses Makeup: Fabiana Gomes for MAC Hair: Marcos Proenca Nails: Risque Makeup For Iódice, Gomes transformed models into "rock 'n' roll royalty." The bronze/brown color palette (definitely a trend this season) was updated with  different textures. "I used Metal X shadow because it has a high-tech metallic effect. It's not a bright metallic." Eyes  were the focal point with a ...
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Backstage | Pedro Lourenco, Sao Paulo Fashion Week -

Makeup: Fabiana Gomes for MAC Hair: Wanderley Nunes Makeup "Imagine girls arising from the Patagonia glaciers to the Atacomo desert. We're doing pale skin in the center of the face. It looks effortless but there's 11 steps. It's all about well-prepared skin using Beauty Balm, Prep + Prime Highlighter, and technological products. I'm softly applying Pinch o Peach blush on the center of ...
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Backstage | Animale, Sao Paulo Fashion Week -

Look: Rock & Romantic Makeup & Hair: Max Weber Nails: Risque "The eye makeup is young because it is a young brand. The hair is a mix of romantic and rock. Since it's a winter collection, the eye makeup is heavy, with attitude. The overall inspiration is beauty." - Max Weber Makeup The skin was prepped with a base and powder by Laura Mercier. Brown ...
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Backstage | Osklen, Sao Paulo Fashion Week -

Makeup: John Stapleton for MAC Hair: Max Weber Nails: Risque Nails Makeup "We're creating a very organic-inspired makeup. They gave us a lot of tribal references, very indigenous pictures, almost Polynesian in some places with head wreaths and things you would see in Hawaii or Africa. When you look at the clothes there's a mix of organic materials, sheerness and fullness, materials that have ...
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Backstage | Tufi Duek, Sao Paulo Fashion Week -

Look: Young British girl from the countryside. Makeup & Hair Stylist: Daniel Hernandez Nails: Risque "The beauty is very natural. There's so much going on in the outfits - its futuristic and the designers are using a lot of different materials - so we didn't want the girls to look too done. We wanted them to look young so we did the low ...
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Beauty Buzz | Iris Apfel for MAC

At the fabulous age of 90, Iris Apfel, self-described "geriatric starlet" and fashion icon, is taking on the world of make-up. The Iris Apfel for MAC Collection is a 20-piece line – an apt showcase of Apfel's knack for color and unique style full of bold and splashy lip shades and nail lacquers. Colors range from dark grey and blue-teals to ...
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Inspiration | Pastel Passion, Vogue Japan

Its 21 degrees here in New York, and this February Vogue Japan editorial has us dreaming of Spring. As Spring makeup collections begin to hit counters, Neil Moodie's cotton candy curls and Yadim's pink makeup and seafoam nails shows us how to translate the pastel trend to beauty.
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Inspiration | Fantasque, Antidote Magazine

Bold 80s beauty is in full force for the second issue of Antidote Magazine. The fierce teal eyeliner with bright red lips, long red-violet nails with the pulled back hair and jewel-toned ensembles make for a satisfyingly glam editorial. Makeup by Adrien Pinault and hair by Tomohiro Ohashi.
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