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Mon 07.23

MAC’s Mid-Summer Pick-Me-Ups: Electric Cool, Illustrated, and Haute & Naughty Too Black

Does MAC ever sleep? By the constant, fast-paced rate of their new releases, it seems the brand never stops! This time around, they’re spicing up our lids, lashes, and cosmetic pouches. The limited-edition collection of Electric Cool eye shadows blend high-intensity pigments with frosty shimmer (available from July 26th-September 13th at MAC). These 12 shades […]

Mon 07.16

Mally Beauty Mega Bridal Kit

One of my first published clips was, interestingly enough, a story on Hampton weddings for a local Hamptons newspaper. I was an 18 year old Freshman at Cornell when I wrote the story and needless to say, never married. Fast forward a few years and I’m still not that much closer to knowing much about […]

Mon 07.09

Best of Haute Couture Beauty: Chanel Sweetens the Deal

It shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that my award for best in haute couture show goes to Chanel’s sweet yet strong faces. Their Creative Director, Peter Philips, rarely disappoints, and for the vintage-inspired collection, glimmering with sparkly tights, metallic silver-woven tweeds, and dégradé sequins, he delivered beauty to match the grounded-meets-ethereal feel. While […]

Mon 07.09

By Terry Mascara Terrybly: It’s a Long Story

It’s good to be “terryble!” By Terry pretty much always produces, and this is a great mascara that really lengthens without clumping. It thickens and elongates even my finest of lashes (which is pretty much all of them, but particularly the lashes hiding on the innermost corner). I find it works best if I apply […]

Thu 07.05

Laura Mercier Faux Lash Mascara: The Real Thing

I doubt you’re sitting thinking, “Gosh, I really need another mascara to add to my bag,” what with the plethora of wands out there and the arsenal you’ve likely amassed (remember to throw them out every few months! There is nothing worse than a dried-out wand!). But even if your peepers are primed, curled, and […]

Tue 07.03

Steal the Look: Emma Stone Goes Light and Luminous

Sometimes it’s best to save the drama for your dress. Just ask Emma Stone, who modeled a fine balance of opulence and ease at the premiere of The Amazing Spider-Man on June 27th. Donning a structured and embellished Chanel dress, she wisely kept her face fresh and light. Her makeup artist, Rachel Goodwin, wanted it […]

Fri 06.15

Steal the Look: Stella McCartney Resort 2013 Runway

In fashion, the word “cool” is about as overused as a beloved Céline luggage tote. But, really, you just don’t get much cooler than a Stella girl. Case in point, the dewy, pretty-rebel faces of the ladies who just modeled McCartney’s Resort 2013 collection. Makeup artist Jeanine Lobell amped up the designer’s trademark fresh, undone […]

Thu 06.07

Laura Mercier Cinema Noir Collection: Fall for this Femme Fatale

Deep, dark, and naturally tantalizing. With drop-dead black at the forefront of Autumn/Winter 2012-2013 trends, it is only to be expected that film noir makeup would follow suite. Exploring the sultry era of 1940s Hollywood, Laura Mercier nails the trend with her latest collection. Cinema Noir is inspired by hard-edged yet feminine stars like Ingrid […]

Fri 06.01

Steal the Look: Deborah Ann Woll is a True Beauty

True Blood may know how to give vampires and werewolves a sexy name, but classic beauty Deborah Ann Woll is making bloodsuckers look thoroughly fresh and pretty! At the premiere for the show’s fourth season on Wednesday, the fire-haired starlet proved she’s really coming into her own. Makeup artist Kayleen McAdams, who “wanted to do […]