The 85th Annual Academy Awards spared no expense showcasing some fabulous makeup and hairstyle trends. Here at BeautyStat, we couldn’t get enough of Old Hollywood glam with perfectly wavy hair, authentic side parts, and, most of all, Charlize Theron’s adorable pixie cut and Anne Hathaway’s full-on fringe!
Our very own Erin Sutera tells us which cosmetics to use to get the makeup looks of Jessica Chastain and Reese Witherspoon. Read on to find out how to recreate the night’s best hair and makeup looks at home. Look red carpet-ready every day …
I am noticing a trend, beautynistas! Either I am looking at collections for spring, with pastel colors, or seeing bright Pop Art inspired colors. BITE Beauty was inspired to create four new shades of their Pastille Matte Crème Lipstick ($24.00 each) inspired by French Pastille candies that are flavored with fresh flowers and herbs!
As seen on the runways of Missoni, Marc Jacobs, Holly Futon, Dries van Noten, Burberry and Prada, these richly pigmented, matte washes of color were created using a mix of pigments, powders and finishing products.
Get ready this Spring with some fun, innovative and refreshing new hair looks! Right off the Spring/Summer ’13 runways, Redken’s hairstylist and creative consultant Guido sat down with us to dish on the latest hair trends. BeautyStat’s very own Evelyn Lugo got all the details on how to recreate these hair looks at home.
Four of the hottest hair looks for Spring 2013 are categorized as Modern Minimalist (low ponytails with texture), Factory Girl (60s-inspired hair looks), Deep Impact (super-deep side parts) and Double Vision (having your tresses rock two different …
With summer already in full swing — trying out the season’s neon and light, bronzy colors — it may seem like we’re getting ahead of ourselves to start talking about fall/winter beauty trends for the year. Just wait until you get a look at some of the looks international makeup artist Pat McGrath has conjured up for her F/W ’12 beauty trend report! With cosmetics ranging from luxe to drugstore brands, take a look at some of fall’s beauty trends that follow nine themes as described by McGrath: Subersive Chic, Lip Noir, …
Charlize Theron rocking the side-swept ponytail
With each flip of those glossy pages, the literature found in fashion and beauty magazines are constructed via complementary, eccentric vocabulary established through a cerebral lexicon in the psyche of beauty buffs. In other words: even simple English sounds Greek when coupled with beauty vocabulary! This summer, the ponytail is back in full force and with my help, I’ll have you figuring out how to make sense of those confusingly written hair instructions in no time.
When speaking about ponytails most style how-tos have some description …
COSMETIC EXECUTIVE WOMEN
ANNOUNCES 2012 BEAUTY AWARDS
Most innovative new products selected exclusively by beauty industry experts
New York, NY – April 9, 2012 – Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW) has announced the Finalists for the 2012 CEW Beauty Insiders’ Choice Awards, the industry’s highest honor. Now in its 18th year, the CEW Beauty Awards celebrate the most innovative products of the year.
The 146 finalists in 29 product categories, including the new Nail category, were chosen from more than 625 products representing 300 top beauty brands by approximately 4,500 beauty industry professionals. “What differentiates the CEW …
Here’s a preview of 2 new limited edition collections from MAC. Stay tuned for our review, photos and swatches. For more of our MAC reviews and swatches, click…> HERE.
Try and Buy a delicious, delovely, delectable, divine, degorgeous, de-with-it, degroovy assortment of Eye Shadow x 4 in wearable brights perfect for Spring. Treat yourself to Lipstick in heavenly hues, mouthwateringly Kissable Lipcolour and Cremeblend Blush.
This Spring, shop ‘til you drop with a tongue-in-cheek collection that elevates the everyday into the extraordinary. Whether it’s detergent or diamonds, produce or Prada, everyone loves to …
Each year hundreds of fragrances are released and 2011 will be no different. According to renowned perfume critic Chandler Burr, fragrance doesn’t easily fall into trend patterns. “There is no equivalent in the scent world to the yearly or bi-yearly trends in the fashion world,” he says. “Aesthetic schools of olfactory art just don’t turn over that fast.”
While Burr is correct, there are usually some trends that are popular and less nebulous than the rest. Rest assured if one perfume doesn’t suit you, you can find others you’ll be more …
Upon entering the Conde Nast building, I felt I had entered a real life version of “The Devil Wears Prada.” Every woman that passed by me was beautifully polished and exquisitely dressed. It was a great break from my day job to be going to the exclusive Dior/Lucky Luncheon to explore the new Dior.com (new e-commerce site), play with existing and upcoming products and get a consultation with a Dior make-up artist. As I entered the huge glass doors, I felt as though I was entering a customized heaven.
Some of …
If you’re sporting that plain ol’ hairstyle you had in your high school Yearbook, it’s time to give it a toss in favor of these sleek, polished, completely “done” hairdos that Redken’s Creative Consultant, Guido says. Hair fiends, you’re in for a complete treat. Sit back, relax and enjoy the hairshow.
Some overarching themes for the Fall and Winter are:
1. A Fresh Point of View: This season, everything is looked at with a different point of view, from ’60s boho to ’90s grunge.
2. A New Atmosphere: There’s a calming feeling in …