MTV's annual Video Music Awards (VMA's) are known for pushing the envelope. From eye-catching red carpet fashion, to over the top beauty looks, the VMA's are home to some of the wildest, most unique celebrity looks of the year. Last night's VMA's were no exceptions. From host Miley Cyrus' numerous wardrobe changes, to the edgy, fashion-forward hairstyles seen on last night's performers and A-list audience members, the 2015 VMA's delivered all the fun, crazy, and iconic looks we've come to expect.
Celebrity makeup artist Kristin Hilton recently worked with actress Elisabeth Moss for the premiere of Queen of Earth on Monday, August 24th in New York, NY. Says Hilton, “For the premiere, Elisabeth wore a cobalt blue dress. Lucky for me, she is such a dream client and always open to suggestions. We agreed that a berry pink lip would play nicely against the bright blue hue of the dress." Get the Look:
At the recent Teen Choice Awards, actresses Willow Shields (The Hunger Games), Rowan Blanchard (Girl Meets World), and Ashley Benson (Pretty Little Liars) walked the red carpet looking gorgeous in stylish attire and beautiful hair. While Sheilds rocked a super-sleek, side-parted look, Blanchard sported a fun, pretty ponytail, and Benson looked stunning in shiny, flowing waves. Get the how-tos for each hairstyle, below! Get the Look: Willow Shields
Celebrity hairstylist Dayaruci recently worked with Emily Ratajkowski for the We Are Your Friends premiere on Wednesday, August 12 in Lille, France. "When I work with Emily, it’s always a collaboration," says Dayaruci. "We usually decide on her hairstyle once we know what she’s wearing. For the France premiere of We Are Your Friends, Emily was wearing a gorgeous Balmain short fringe dress, so we decided to keep her hair very simple and fresh."
Model Georgia May Jagger recently became the latest celebrity to jump on the rainbow hair trend, debuting her new vibrant look on Instagram along with the caption, "Bronies… Mermazing hair colour" and a row of rainbow emojis.
Celebrities have embraced the pastel hair trend with rainbow-hued looks that are both fun and feminine for quite some time. We have also seen these trends embraced across social media as style-forward women show off colorful locks. L'Oreal Professionnel celebrity colorist and president and CEO of Ted Gibson Beauty, Jason Backe who has worked with celebs such as Ashley Greene, Idina Menzel and Anne Hathaway, shares how to rock rainbow hued tresses this season.Jason Backe's Tips For Going Pastel:
In the Beauty Launchpad August issue, we've got men on the mind! Here's our list of Hollywood's top 10 hottest hunks - er, men's hairstyles. Did your favorite style make the list?
1. Chris Pratt
With French braiding on his list of superhero skills, this Jurassic World star may have missed his true calling as a hairstylist.
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2. Paul Rudd
Celebrity hairstylist and Infusium 23’s new celebrity hair expert, Enzo Angileri, recently worked with actress Charlize Theron for the Los Angeles premiere of Dark Places. The understated-yet-intricate braided look he created is perfect for summer.
Jenny McCarthy switched up her trademark blonde locks for bright, nearly-neon pink strands, debuting the hot new look at a recent appearance. According to Keratin Complex International Creative Team Member, Abraham Sprinkle, "With the demand of jewel-toned colors, hairstylists are facing the battle of not only how to execute it, but also [how to] achieve color longevity. It has become very easy for consumers to replicate these tones but after a few shampoos, they end up with an uneven, splotchy mess due to having to color over the bleached-out base required.
For the recent premiere of Trainwreck, actress Brie Larson walked the red carpet in a gorgeous one-shoulder gown and chic, braided bun, created by celebrity stylist Ted Gibson. Says Gibson, "Brielicous!! I just made up a word because that’s exactly how this beautiful actress is. What a dream to work with her. I really enjoy time with Brie because she is funny, cool and is a great person for whom to do hair." Get Gibson's how-to for recreating this look, below!