By Angelique Serrano | 10/07/2009 - 16:08
Ever walk into a room and think everyone is just too cool for school? That’s the way MAC Cosmetics' newest collaboration feels. The super-hip makeup giant has teamed up with the super-hip twin designers of fashion label DSquared2, Dan and Dean Caten, to create a super-hip limited edition collection of face paint (available now at maccosmetics.com).
By Angelique Serrano | 07/29/2009 - 11:25
Good Lord, it’s true: An entirely new makeup company has been created based on the Twilight saga.
Twilight Beauty, the newly created brand, has spawned two separate and distinct (well, distinct to any Twilight fan) lines of cosmetics. The first line, Luna Twilight, will be the lighter, soft collection. It will contain a First Light Body and Face Glow, and Gleam Metallic Mascara that will no doubt have your lashes twinkling like vampire Edward’s exposed skin in the sunlight.
By Angelique Serrano | 06/10/2009 - 09:30
You know the adorable model that created an organic cosmetics line, Josie Maran Cosmetics, so she could help all us chicas to be just as adorable—and eco-friendly? Well, she’s embarking on a New York City Sephora tour beginning Thursday of this week. You can meet her up close and ask her all your burning beauty questions as she demonstrates how to get a gorgeous summer glow—using her new argan-oil infused products, claro. Here are the locations and times. Enjoy, pretties!
By Angelique Serrano | 05/29/2009 - 10:00
Its emergence into the mainstream shouldn’t be surprising, as this particular tendency has proven resilient, surviving the '80s club circuit and popping up again during the grungy '90s. For decades reports have surfaced of its thriving underground and in select European cities, but today the appearance of “Guyliner”—that’s black kohl eyeliner worn by men—has officially been declared an outbreak, touching thousands of men and threatening millions of women around the globe.
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 Shani Saxon-Parrish | 11/06/2008 - 14:54
When Daisy Fuentes showed up at a Burberry event with a smoky blue gray eyeshadow and copper lips, Latina beauty director Angelique Serrano blogged that Daisy was provoking the ghosts of the ’90s with her powerful visage. Angelique is not alone. Readers like Layla Martin, Mexican-American financial administrator of mixed heritage says, "Daisy looks a little clownish in this picture.
By Monica Herrera | 11/03/2008 - 12:21
As All My Children's Randi Morgan, Denise Vasi has survived prostitution and domestic battery by pimp. "She was left badly wounded and unconscious," says Denise. "The cops found her and brought her to the hospital." But when the handsome Dr. Franklin Hubbard treated her wounds, things start turning around for young Randi. After she's released from the hospital, she gets a job with Fusion Cosmetics and makes it to the fast track for a career in a beauty.
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 10/22/2008 - 14:34
If you've got a special event coming up where you want to look your best, false eyelashes make a dramatic difference in enhancing your eyes and creating a sexy look that's part Bambi, part Kim Kardashian. But it's definitely a skill that takes practice. That's why we created this guide to applying your own falsies without the help of a professional, complete with product recommendations and mistakes to avoid.
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 10/13/2008 - 14:12
There's an art to wearing red lipstick. Once you master it, there's nothing more glamorous or dramatic than a perfectly done red lip.
First, make sure your lip area is prepped, by using concealer and/or foundation in the area around your lips to smooth out your skin tone. Then, carefully line your lips with a sharp liner in a neutral tone that matches your natural lip color. Now you're set to fill in the lips with the lipstick of your choice.
Here are some color recommendations: