And that’s a wrap! Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter ’13 has officially ended on this Valentine’s Day! BeautyStat rounds up some of the best hair looks from shows including Christian Siriano, Tracy Reese, Rebecca Minkoff and more!
Stylists from Aveda, L’Oréal and TRESemmé were just some of the hair mavens who helped bring these creative looks to the runways, from conservative yet edgy chignons, innovative biker-helmet type and faux-fringe updos, to side-swept textured bangs and straight, sleek polished ends.
Read on to see BeautyStat’s very own Evelyn Lugo (our favorite ‘Curl Gurl’ with …
It’s already October and that means it’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month. To commemorate the commitment to the fight against Breast Cancer, cosmetic and skincare brands such as Bobbi Brown, the Estée Lauder Companies, Elemis, AHAVA, Stila, Skinn Cosmetics and many more are doing their part by donating most, if not all, of the proceeds from their special pink-colored adorned products for the cause. Read on to see what your favorite brands are doing to help donate money for research to help find a cure for Breast Cancer.
Precision in Pink Breast Cancer Awareness …
Danny Fuller is known for catching walloping waves and carving through the most precarious barrels. His sun-streaked tousled hair and surfer vernacular screams beach bum. This professional surfer from Hanalei, Kauai might seemingly clash with the elegance and polish that embodies Chanel, but, the brand’s proven with its latest fragrance campaign that it too can be adventurous and earthy. We caught up with the new face of Chanel on Thursday night at the launch party for the Allure Homme Sport Eau EXTRÊME fragrance. Amid a tiki bar and coconut cocktails, …
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 …
Wishing you could tame those curls and get rid of that frizz? Well, keratin treatments have been all the rage over the past several years, and, more importantly, in recent news. Back in February, BeautyStat reported about the California law that went into effect, demanding warning labels to be put on all of the Brazilian Blowout hair products containing formaldehyde. We also covered the Brazilian Blowout controversy back in 2010, when the Occupational Safety and Health Administration found out that Brazilian Blowout products consisted of 8-10% formaldehyde.
Although we have covered …
Three things stood out to me as I walked backstage at Alexandre Herchcovitch‘s show this week. Jeweled eyes, gold nails, and textured ponytails. Flawless beauty! I was able to spend a little bit of time with the style masters to find out how to look like those supermodels who strutted down the runway this week!
First, I was able to speak to Philippe Chansel, the head makeup artist. Faces were all about being flawless, sculpted and shaped — and don’t forget the gold eyes! Hence, the eye jewelry. How can we …
Designer: The Blonds
Make Up: Kabuki for M.A.C.
Hair: Bumble & Bumble
Nails: Kristina Estabrooks for CND
The Look: Playboy
“The inspiration is the Playboy model at the Blonds,” says lead M.A.C. makeup artist Kabuki of the highly theatrical show. “It’s sex kitten, futuristic, Raquel Welch and Ursula Andress in one: it’s sexy and sharp.”
Kabuki used a false eyebrow on the models, a winged eye and a “lightning bolt” eyeliner look. “It’s not exactly a lightning bolt but it’s a little flick on the bottom,” he says. “We’re contouring the face in nude, and the …
I recently noticed my hair has gotten very dry, brittle and has not looked the same as it did years ago. Given that, I have to say I was extremely excited to try the new product Black 15 in 1 Miracle Hair Treatment. It touts itself as the miracle hair product. Well, I certainly needed a miracle to repair my hair and get it back the way it used to look and feel.
This product promised these 15 things:
-Softens & smoothes
-Prevents frizz & flyaways
-Repairs Dry damaged hair
-Protects against heat & …
There’s a saying that goes: “The clothes make the man.” Well, ladies, in the world of curls, the products make the lady. And if you’re lucky enough to be a curly gal, you’ve likely gone through bins full of ‘em. That’s because in the quest for perfect curls, many ladies seem to go through products like Kim Kardashian goes through guys.
No two curls are alike, so it’s hard to find that perfect product for your curl type, and we know firsthand how frustrating it is to cut through all that …
Do you use a root lifter in your hair? Which brand do you love? By all means, name names!
Cindy Espenship-Taylor I have been using Kenra.. but recently tried the Full Thickening Root Lifter and love it!!
Michelle Sibio Verrastro Redken….
Cyndi Williams Big Sexy Hair
LisaMarie Santos Big Sexy! ♥
Diane Marinelli Nieves sally hershberger!, kim vo!!!
Bekki Boyd Guts by Redken…its a spray foam can’t keep it on our shelf at the salon
Amy Wanden Never usd one! Do they really work n how u use it?
Kierra Brown Big Sexy Root Pump
Kierra Brown @Amy you …