By Sandra Mariscal | 02/17/2009 - 15:25
Together with big sister Penélope, Mónica Cruz, 32, is enjoying her second year as clothing designer for Spain-based retail chain Mango. The Spanish actress also has three movies in the pipeline for 2009. So how does this jet-setting mogul stay so stunning? Good looks clearly run in the family, but so does good advice: “My mother’s a hairstylist, and she taught us to use olive oil to hydrate and add shine. I still do it.” Here are a few more clever tips.
By Sandra Mariscal | 02/13/2009 - 10:07
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 11/26/2008 - 14:43
Khuraira Dark Circle Complex Primer, $30, is a bright orange under-eye primer and concealer. Where in the world does that make sense, right? Well, I got a first hand show-and-tell from makeup artist and line creator Khuraira herself. First she picked up some of the thick cream with a concealer brush, and painted it onto the inside of her wrist. This helps warm and loosen up the cream – but does not change its vivid tangerine hue. Then she painted some under my eyes.
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 11/26/2008 - 10:48
I have naturally curly hair—a lot of it (trust me, every time I go to the salon stylists complain about how much I have!). My curls are semi-tight for the most part with a few tight baby hairs around my face. I embrace my curly hair; I rarely straighten it. Sure, I get frustrated with the unruly curls, unmanageable frizz and lack of silky shine, but my curls define me and I love them. Plus, it gives me an excuse to try out different products. So, I’ve learned a few tricks that I’d like to share, and in turn, I'd like to learn some from you.