By Kate Sandoval | 09/20/2010 - 18:00
The tents are down, the blowdryers have stopped whirling and the racks are empty: the Fashion Week circus has officially left town. After a weekend to recover, we’ve had a chance to digest what we saw; here are the looks we’re still thinking about:
By Kate Sandoval | 09/17/2010 - 17:00
"This is my favorite look I’ve done for Oscar,” says Revlon’s Global Artistic Director Gucci Westman. “It’s chic, sophisticated, fun, and really works with the beautiful clothes.
By Kate Sandoval | 09/14/2010 - 17:15
At Rosa Cha (the queen of super-sexy Brazilian bikinis), MAC makeup artist Nadine Luke played off the “birds of paradise” fashion inspiration and created a vibrant two-toned blue and orange eye. Her pro tip: By layering the blue eye pencil and blue cream eye shadow (both in a shade called “Cyan”), the color won’t budge—even under hot runway lights. She finished the eye with MAC StudioFix Lash, $14, maccosmetics.com, which she describes as a “credit card product; don’t leave home without it!”
Watch Nadine describe the look:
By Kate Sandoval | 09/14/2010 - 13:00
After creating his ocean-inspired spring collection, Carmen Marc Valvo came to MAC makeup artist Romero Jennings knowing that a teal eye would be the perfect complement. Romero modernized the classic 60s shade by pairing it with a light gold-green metallic (the new MAC shade, called Dalliance, will be available this spring) and a neutral, brownish-pink lip color (the shade, called Super is part of a new Kissable Lip Color line also coming out in spring).
Watch Romero talk about the look while he preps a model for the runway:
By Kate Sandoval | 09/08/2010 - 16:43
After the fashion faux-pas at the Emmy’s, Naya Rivera made a Glee-ful comeback at the premiere of her hit Fox show’s second season. Smooth, romantic waves pulled over one shoulder replaced the beehive-and-bangs style, while a pretty pink cheek and lip (softer than the bold red lip she tried before) gave Naya a pretty, youthful glow.
Andrew Sotomayor, celeb makeup artist and director of makeup for Wonderland Beauty Parlor, shares exactly what he’d use to recreate this fresh-yet-glam face:
By Kate Sandoval | 09/07/2010 - 15:15
As part of our annual Latina Beauty Awards (featured in the October issue of Latina magazine, which hits stands Tuesday, Sept. 14), we asked five of the most gorgeous celebs what beauty product they can’t live without. Check out the favorites of these famous beauties here, then pick up the October issue of Latina to see this year’s 20 other winners.
By Kate Sandoval | 09/03/2010 - 11:15
Jessica Alba had a whirlwind week promoting her film, Machete. In just a few days her look has gone from edgy-cool to sweet-and-pretty to drop-dead sexy. Watch her beauty transformation, and pick up some makeup and hair ideas along the way!
By Kate Sandoval | 08/30/2010 - 10:30
Birthday girl and nominee Lea Michele was gorgeous from head to toe at last night's Emmy Awards. In fact, she was one of the most beautiful stars of the night! But what was it exactly that made her stand out, and how can you get the same look?
Try these three trend-setting tweaks:
By Kate Sandoval | 08/25/2010 - 14:00
One of summer’s emerging beauty trends, which is set to stay strong this fall, is to match one part of your makeup to one part of your outfit. It’s easy—and eye-catching! The trick is to choose just one color to match. Then make sure that they’re close to each other (like your lips to your earrings). These celebs are pulling off the trend perfectly.