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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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Beauty Buzz | Kate Broughton Nail Transfers

We're on a bit of a nail kick at the moment and we're loving these charming nails transfers from Kate Broughton. Broughton is a designer/maker based in Nottingham UK who created a range of temporary tattoos and nail transfers with her illustrations of birds, sewing supplies and deer. To apply the nail transfers, just cut them out, peel and stick ...
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Beauty Buzz | Time For Some CrocoFever

Move over crackle and magnetic polishes, Croco topcoat is the new nail effect.  German based beauty company, LCN is behind the textured nail polish, appropriately titled CrocoFever.  The finish is similar to crocodile or snakeskin, making it possible to match your nails to your favorite pair of shoes or handbag. A sophisticated alternative to crackle, it's perfect for the holidays. ...
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Beauty Buzz | London’s MWnail Bar

Our cultural obsession with the 1970s continues with MWnails' latest nail bar. It's new concept salon on Chancery Lane takes you back to 1971, "when men were men, hair was golden and bodies were bronzed." The salon takes the travel theme to new heights with an interior that painstakingly recreates a 1971 ex American Airlines Boeing 737 that used to ...
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Street Beauty | Nail Art Inspirations

We're fans of nail art here at Stylesight. Here's what's been spotted around the office. Below are some of DIY nails by our illustrator Alexa Grant. She always has fab geometric designs that she does herself. Why geometric? "Because its easier to do," she says. An image of a red nail with a gold edge with an Aztec print in Grazia ...
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Backstage Beauty | Chanel Nails -

Chanel tends to set nail color trends so all eyes were on fingertips for this Spring 2012 show. They featured the upcoming Spring trio of Le Vernis polishes in April (rosy red), May (pink) and June (pale orange). A few girls also wore Attraction, a new oyster-colored shade set to launch in January.
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Backstage Beauty | Gareth Pugh – S/S 2012 -

Makeup: Alex Box Hair: Martin Cullen Nails: Marian Newman for Minx Makeup Makeup was led by makeup artist Alex Box who referenced Nikola Tesla, the early 20th century scientist. "It's about electricity and the early forms of it," she explained. Using Minx nail strip and triangles of sticky, double-sided clear plastic, she created white, “floating” eyeliner for the models. An innovative move, this is ...
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Backstage Beauty | Missoni – S/S 2012 -

The Look: Morning After a Fun All-Nighter Makeup, Lucia Pieroni for MAC Hair, Eugene Souleiman for Wella Professionals Nails, Marian Newman for Minx Nails Makeup "It's like nothing, but there's something there," described Lucia Pieroni of the "morning-after," monochromatic makeup. The focus was on the eyebrows which were filled in with an eye shadow a shade deeper than the model's natural hair color. "Since it's ...
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