Stickers, glitter, and your pastel dream mouth. This is pretty much the best anti-prom beauty guide ever.
Read our lips: mouth prints are in. From the streets to the runway, we can’t stop seeing smackers everywhere we turn. Here’s some proof.
We’re all about glitter this time of year, and just last week we hit you with an entire beauty look drenched in the sparkly stuff. Since New Year’s Eve is tomorrow night (!!!), we thought we’d ask the hair and makeup experts behind this photoshoot (Daniel Moon and Ashleigh Louer) how to recreate this oh-so-shimmery look.
Ivania Carpio of Love Aesthetics shows us how to wear white eyeliner in two totally fresh ways.
“I like things that are as radical as they are simplistic, like a single solid line as opposed to a perfectly-blended eyeshadow. Here is the result of experimenting with my new opaque white eye pencil. The first is an exaggerated, square version of a winged eyeliner.”
Sharmadean Reid knows a good thing when she sees one. The London-based stylist and businesswoman has a habit of spotting (and even starting) trends early, from Nike pool slides to tie-dye Proenza Schouler tees. Back in 2008 she was one of the first people to bring fashion-forward nail art to the mainstream in the form of her hip London salon WAH Nails, and she’s been spreading the WAH way of life ever since. In her new book The WAH Nails Book of Downtown Girls, Sharma lifts the lid on her unique brand of style and success with a little help from a worldwide crew of girls. Our contributor Phoebe Lovatt spoke to her to find out more.
For Chanel’s 2014 Resort show in Singapore, makeup artist Peter Phillips created this two-toned black and turquoise cat-eye that, in our minds, evoked equal parts hell-raising pirate and tranquil turquoise seas. We thought it was the perfect punk-yet-still-pretty look for summer, so we got our own makeup artist, Stacey Nishimoto, to recreate it on Sophia. According to Stacey, the end goal is a clean top, and blended bottom—an architectural black line softened by a blue haze. Here are her steps!
It should take about .001 second to see why we couldn’t wait to have our favorite off-duty beauty, Mila De Wit, back in the studio. Not only is she a total blast to hang out with, she can transform from girl next door to smokin’ hot bombshell with a single bat of her lashes. We had a catch-up sesh with the Netherlands native and got the scoop on her Parisienne-inspired style and the one thing she would never wear.
Brazilian bombshell Tamiris Freitas isn’t just easy on the eyes (hello cheekbones!), she’s literally one of the sweetest girls ever. We chatted with her before she headed into hair and makeup, and even bare-faced she’s a total knockout. Here she dishes on her guiltiest of pleasures and where you can find her on Saturday nights.