By Kate Sandoval | 08/02/2011 - 16:30
I got the opportunity of a lifetime last week when Oscar de la Renta opened the doors to his idyllic Kent, Connecticut farm house to a select group of journalists to talk about the launch of his heavenly new fragrance, Live in Love (available in stores this October).
Here's a glimpse at the day I spent with the iconic designer!
By Kate Sandoval | 07/27/2011 - 13:52
Obviously Jennifer Lopez’s famous curves are a genetic gift—but the star does work to keep her booty toned and lifted. Celebrity trainer Ary Nuñez has five exercises you can do to boost your booty, too (no equipment needed!). If you do two sets of these exercises 32 times each once a day, your bum will be perky, tight, and beautiful! Watch Ary’s moves here
By Lauren Cosenza | 07/27/2011 - 10:57
The biggest trend off the Summer 2011catwalks: BOLD color.
On hips, lips and even fingertips – supermodels were dripping in saturated color. From emerald green, electric lilac and turquoise to shocking fuchsia, punchy orange and coral, the runway was a rainbow.
The time is now to experiment with ocean blue and lime green, hot pink and salmon, tangerine and tomato.
Pop one hue, color block two or mix and match many.
And for head-to-toe beauty – rock a rich multi-dimensional haircolor to complete the look!
Not sure how?
By Kate Sandoval | 07/19/2011 - 12:36
In our exclusive interview, the Cuban American A-lister and new Pantene spokesmodel chats about her beauty routine, her mom’s right-on advice, and what she never travels without.
Your hair is so gorgeous it landed you a campaign with Pantene! How do you keep it healthy?
By Kate Sandoval | 07/14/2011 - 12:33
We’ve spotted tons of our favorite red carpet regulars—including the gorgeous Rosario Dawson—showing off these sexy old Hollywood waves for months, and as Rita Hazan Salon stylist Luden Ovidio Henriquez demonstrates in this quick video, it’s easy to copy the look. The key is wrapping your hair around the outside of your curling iron, then shaking your hair to soften the waves at the end. Watch how it’s done here!
By Lauren Cosenza | 07/13/2011 - 14:34
Set off fireworks this summer with rich bright lips that won’t kiss off!
The secret – properly prepping your pout and the following backstage application tricks.
Summer lips can still be dry or chapped due to sun exposure so the first step is to exfoliate. Try a salt or sugar scrub made for expressly for the kisser – or, in a pinch, simply slough lips with a clean, dry toothbrush or a disposable mascara wand.
By Kate Sandoval | 06/29/2011 - 11:10
Want to know how Sofia Vergara gets her gorgeously long hair to look smooth, bouncy, voluminous and sexy all at the same time? The secret is a perfect blowout—and it’s done with just a round brush and a blow dryer. In this quick video, Luden Ovidio Henriquez, a hair stylist at the Rita Hazan Salon in New York City, reveals exactly how to twirl your brush to create that signature Sofia style. Watch here!
By Kate Sandoval | 06/01/2011 - 11:14
Think an updo has to take pro skills and tons of time? Not when you follow hair stylist Kattia Solano’s easy steps. You’ll see how to tease your hair (it’s wilder than you’d think), how to add volume at the top of your head, and the secret to making your bun full. Follow these little tricks and your simple bun becomes a red carpet-ready style in minutes.
By Kate Sandoval | 05/06/2011 - 12:00
At the launch of Nuance Salma Hayek, the gorgeous Mexican actress’s new beauty line (hitting CVS shelves in August), Salma gave a heartfelt speech, sharing the fact that she created the brand to honor her grandmother.