I start talking to the designers weeks before their shows. They tell me about their collections. I usually visit each designer’s showroom to see the fabrics and colors (it’s sometimes surprising how close to the show date the actual clothes are made up). Then I start forming ideas in my head about what I want […] Read more
To counteract potential future damage, top dermatologists recommend you look for the following antioxidants in your daily moisturizer: idebenone, ferulic acid, vitamins C and E, coenzyme Q10 and lycopene.
Bobbi collaborates with me so that her makeup is perfectly consonant with my clothes. She never comes in and says, âœThis is what I’m doing.” I show her the collection and we talk things over. Then I say go for it because I know she will look at each model and contrive to make her […] Read more
Cream Blush is preferred by a lot of older women who feel that their skin is dry and could benefit from a richer formula. For longer wear, apply cream blush, then dust with face powder and apply another pop of powder blush on top. Gel Blush is a nice option for smooth, young skin, since […] Read more
Long known for their effectiveness in treating damaged skin, peptides are now thought to help reduce fine lines and wrinkles. They can help stimulate the production of collagen and hyaluronic acid in the skin’s upper layers, which is vital in the support structure of the skin which breaks down as we age.
Makeup artist Bobbi Brown My makeup palette is built around colors that are mistake-proof and classic enough to withstand the seasonal fluxes of fashion and beauty trends. All the shades in my makeup box have been specifically selected because they will endure they will be current this month, this year, and five years from now. […] Read more
Irregular Teeth: It is never too late to get braces, even if you are an adult. Clear braces are an option, and it’s likely to be only a one-year commitment. A gap between your top front teeth, however, can be really appealing. You may want to choose not to get it fixed. Inspiration: Lauren Hutton […] Read more
To avoid meltdown, do not store products on a windowsill that gets light or in a steamy bathroom. Avoid leaving makeup in a parked car, which can get hot. Resealable bags: I find that see-through plastic bags are the best possible makeup containers. They allow you to see everything that is inside, so you don’t […] Read more
1. Do you buy makeup on a monthly basis? 3. Do you reread makeup stories in magazines? 4. Do you spend more time reading Allure magazine than you do reading the newspaper? 5. Do you always buy the latest hot beauty product? 6. Do you know the names of three (or more) celebrity makeup artists? […] Read more
Inspirations: Gabrielle Reece, Mariel Hemingway, Gabriela Sabatini, Jackie Joyner-Kersee Delicate Features: Play up your fine features with soft makeup (pastel tones, apricots, and baby pinks all work well). Eyebrows should be equally fine. Don’t use harsh or high-contrast to define eye, brow, or mouth. Inspirations: Babe Paley, Mia Farrow, Kate Moss, Michelle Pfeiffer, Audrey Hepburn, […] Read more