Awards season red carpets are great and all, but the Met Gala is where the real hair-and-makeup magic happens. Shit gets weird! There’s glitz, there’s glamour, there’s a theme—and this year’s exhibit, “Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology,” lends itself beautifully to futuristic, over-the-top looks, for better or for worse. Click through…
Last night’s Met Gala red carpet was many things—including, at times, alarming—but when everything was said and done, the hair and makeup were very, very good. From Amy Schumer’s skillful cat-eye to Karolina Kurkova’s understated look (to let her tweet-reactive technology dress shine, of course), the beauty looks ran the spectrum from classic and elegant to…
Moms these days—they’re some of the most inspiring women we know. They’re running their own businesses, raising families, and maintaining a fiercely individual sense of style while doing it. Ahead, we’ve hand selected 21 of the most stylish moms in fashion, all of whom you’ll no doubt want to follow not just for the killer outfits, but…
Concealer is a staple in our beauty regime. It’s a multifunctional product that can be used to camouflage scars, hide dark circles, cover up blemishes, and even conceal tattoos. While we love a good “no-makeup” makeup day, sometimes there’s no denying that we’ve just gotta do something about the situation under our eyes. Luckily, that’s where our full coverage concealer comes to the rescue. Read on to find out our top picks for those days where you just need a little something extra.
A cult favorite among makeup artists and bloggers, Kat Von D’s Lock It Concealer is as heavy duty as they come. Ideal for face and body use (we’ve all had those strange zits pop up in even stranger places), this oil-free and transfer-resistant concealer, which is available in 9 different shades, keeps imperfections camouflaged for hours on end. The brand suggests a four-step foolproof technique to keep the…
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I’ve been known to duck-and-weave to avoid a camera at all costs when I’m having a breakout, bad hair day, or experiencing chronic bags under my eyes. If there’s a chance of a getting a bad shot, I’m usually out of sight faster than Britney Spears‘ movie career. That was the old me though, because now I’ve discovered that no matter how tragic my beauty or body woes, well, there’s an app for that.
To be exact, there are over 6,000 apps that can help edit out your pimples or make your skin appear matte in photos based on a search of “selfie editor” in the iTunes app store. Seriously–and I haven’t even started on Android yet.
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So, you don’t have a closet in your bedroom? It is, unfortunately, a design dilemma that a lot of people share, especially those finding themselves living in a less-than-spacious apartment. Storing your clothing without a closet though doesn’t have to be an eyesore. Simply think about it in terms of as a chance to turn a negative into a positive, and you can do that by turning your clothing into a part of your home’s decor.
Here, five simple solutions to consider for those of you who find themselves closet-less.
Go old-school and get an armoire, or even a chifferobe. What’s the difference? A chifferobe combines space for hanging clothes, with a section for drawers, while an armoire is simply a standing closet. Use it to store everything…
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Having great style doesn’t have to come with a high price tag. And some of our favorite stars prove (over and over again) that you can still look fab without dropping serious cash. So to make that point, each Wednesday we’ll be featuring the best celeb style finds of the week (all under $150) that we think should be added to your virtual cart — stat.
Erik Pendzich/Rex USA; Bauer-Griffin; Raymond Hall
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