Photo courtesy of the New York Times
The celebrity fragrance and perfume trend continues as nearly every actress, musician and reality star has their own scent. From Jessica Simpson, Halle Berry and Lady Gaga, the list goes on. This phenomena had us wondering whether the true art of perfumery has gone away for good. Luckily the art is still alive and well thanks to a very innovative approach taken by a niche perfumery line called the Olfactive Studio.
Olfactive Studio founder, Celine Verleure
The Olfactive Studio creates fragrances that are inspired by visual art. …
The beauty industry has been buzzing about the launch of Lady Gaga‘s new perfume called Lady Gaga Fame Black Fluid. But they were even more excited about the launch event that took place last night at the Guggenheim Museum in New York City.
The dress code for the event was black tie masquerade — so, hundreds of guests were clad in their chic designer clothes, best adorned with black masks, crowns, tiaras or over-the-top hats. The invitation said that the lady herself would be performing “Sleeping With Gaga.” So, naturally, everyone …
Is your hair a victim of obsessive straightening, over-styling, environmental stressors or poor diet?
Well, VIVISCAL HAIR REPAIR SUPPLEMENTS are here to rescue you. Developed for all women whose hair is “hurt and damaged” from heat treatments, chemical treatments, coloring, extensions, poor diet, pollution and stress. Many women don’t even realize how damaged their hair really is until it’s too late! VIVISCAL HAIR REPAIR SUPPLEMENTS are a natural food supplement that has been scientifically developed to help you care for and repair your damaged hair. Unlike any other treatment, it works …
For the seventh consecutive year, makeup artists, beauty bloggers and industry insiders joined together this past weekend for The Makeup Show NYC. And of course, BeautyStat was hot on the scene to experience all the latest and greatest products from the biggest brands in the biz. Major companies including M·A·C, MAKEUP FOR EVER, YSL, NARS, INGLOT, Stila, and Smashbox were all part of the landscape, including some lesser known brands with some spanking-new products to introduce. Here, I’ve rounded up all the trends, standouts, and unique up-and-comers worth …
Katy Perry, Pink, Rihanna and now, yours truly, Nicole Gordon Levine all share something in common…celebrity nail manicurist Kimmie Kyees! Elegant Touch, the UK’s #1 False Nail brand is now premiering in the U.S. at ULTA stores and online at ulta.com!
I was most excited to see her collaboration with Elegant Touch as their Kimmie Kyees Nails were inspired by the styles that she creates for her long list of celebrity clients. Adhesive tabs are a fantastic way to secure the nails and they last up to 7 days!
No glue …
Photo Courtesy of MTV/Gaga’s Twitter
We here at Beautystat loved it when Lady Gaga tweeted a picture of herself wearing no makeup. While Gaga has the confidence to wear nothing at all, not all of us are so comfortable being so bold and bare faced. Read on as I talk a bit about my favorite products to achieve a natural, glowing, no-makeup makeup look!
There are certain staples to a glowing, beautiful complexion. Products I can’t live without include very good skin care, pencils/powder for brows, concealer, mascara, blush/bronzer and lipstick! And …
The 2012 Oscars showcased some beautiful hairstyles, with two unique and polar opposite hair looks that brought to mind two words: classic glamour. Both styles exhumed a classic feel, with all the glamour of Audrey Hepburn and the other Hollywood glamazons. Hair Room Service shows us how to achieve the two hair looks that literally took over the award show: bold buns and side swept hair.
BOLD BUNS (pictured above)
All the buns have one thing in common: they all began their lives as ponytails. To achieve Emma Stone‘s twisted bun simply gather …
Meeting the YouTube sensation, Michelle Phan, in person was deliciously cool. Her sunny demeanor and flawless skin prompted me to ask so many beauty questions, but there wasn’t enough time to ask them all. I had become a such a big fan because of her unique ability to create such beautiful, diverse beauty looks.
Michelle is like a chameleon, able to create any look on herself and seem unrecognizable at times. She made such a name for herself that she has over 500 million views on YouTube. Michelle has more subscribers …
The year 2011 has shown us some unique hair trends, from Ombre hair coloring, and Rainbow Color Dunking to Hair Feather Extensions. In fact, we reported on the Best Celebrity Hairstyles For 2011 just last week. But not all celebrities showed us their best. In fact, some celebs seemed to have become color blind.
A repeat offender, Nicki Minaj, started her downward hair slope with her love of leopard.
Over her short yet productive career we have seen some great looks. The single color long fuchsia hair or the chic green splashed …
2011 has to be the year of the nail polish. We saw so many great shades and effects launch this year. Even with economy still struggling, we all found a way to head to the drug store or salon to haul one of life’s inexpensive pleasures.. a new nail color!
Nail Effects And Trends For 2011:
Sephora by OPI
Sephora by OPI: These latest installments of nail art decals border on the bling variety (think crystals and incredibly intrinsic designs). A true thumbs up to what we think is high-end nail art. Lady …