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Kristen Bell's Fresh-Faced Makeup
For the Variety Breakthrough of the Year Awards, celebrity makeup artist Simone Siegl gave actress Kristen Bell a soft, fresh-faced makeup look. Here, Siegl gives five simple steps to recreate the look for your client or yourself!Get the Look:1. First, start by cleansing skin with Neutrogena Naturals Face Wash and follow with Neutrogena day cream.
Monday, January 20, 2014 - 11:17am
Jim Markham's career in the beauty industry began when he dropped out of high school to support his wife and two kids earning only $1.50 a haircut. By age 17 Markham had won his first styling competition and started competing around the United States. Markham decided he wanted to work with Jay Sebring, one of the hottest celebrity hairstylist of the time. This was a decision that would have a huge impact on Jim Markham's life. When Jay Sebring was killed by Charles Manson in 1969, Markham would take over his company and celebrity clients.
Friday, January 17, 2014 - 5:31pm
Allison William's Rose Gold Makeup
For a recent event in Beverly Hills, celebrity makeup artist Gita Bass gave Allison Williams, star of HBO's Girls, a girly, pretty, rose gold look. "I call this look 'my obsession with rose gold continues,'" says Bass. "It's been my favorite shade lately and it works with every skin tone. Allison's dress was nude with gold accents and I wanted to warm up the face and keep the look soft and sexy."Get the Look:
Friday, January 17, 2014 - 12:48pm
Lupita Nyong'o's Natural Beauty at the Critic's Choice Awards
At the recent Critics' Choice Awards, celebrity hair stylist Ted Gibson gave Lupita Nyong'o an easy, gorgeous hairstyle. Because the 12 Years a Slave star has closely cropped locks, Gibson wanted to up the shine factor and give some shape to Nyong'o's hair. Says Gibson, "I love working with her because she loves beauty. It's so much fun to work with actresses who love the experience of getting ready for a red carpet event." Get the Look:
Friday, January 17, 2014 - 12:15pm
Bridal Tips for Fabulous Wedding Day Hair
2014 - it is the beginning of a new year and as the holidays come to a close, there are many newly engaged brides-to-be that will start the process of wedding planning. I have been thinking about my amazing industry and what makes for a fabulous bridal hairstyle. Most of my brides have an idea of what they want on the big day. They often think their hair "won't do this style or that look", but remember, as hair stylists, we create magic!
Friday, January 17, 2014 - 11:02am
Quinn Shephard's Lived-In Curls at the People's Choice Awards
At the recent People's Choice Awards, Los Angeles-based hair stylist Angel V. Prado gave actress Quinn Shephard effortless, “lived-in waves” with the Sam Villa Signature Series Sleekr Iron. Says Prado, “I love Sam Villa tools, they make working with hair so easy. I especially like using Sleekr for creating lived-in waves and other texture." Get the Look:
Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 4:45pm
GBK, the luxury lifestyle gift lounge and special events company, and Pilot Pen hosted a stunning pool-side celebration honoring the Nominees and Presenters of one of Hollywood’s most glamorous award shows – The 2014 Golden Globe Awards. The event took place on the rooftop of the L’Ermitage Hotel in Beverly Hills, a first-class celebrity destination. Guests were pampered with gifts from participating lifestyle sponsors and enjoyed music by celebrity DJ, DJ Don P, and sipped on wine from West Hollywood's V Wine Room.
Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 3:07pm
The Fifth Element by Chad Demchuk for Joico
In the cult classic film The Fifth Element, starring Mila Jovovich, air, fire, water, earth and love make up the five elements. Inspired by the film, and by its strong themes, Joico guest artist Chad Demchuk decided to create a collection that represented each element individually while still maintaining a strong correlation between them.
Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 2:14pm
Hair Trends: Boyish Charm for Spring/Summer 2014
On the Spring/Summer 2014 runways, including Alexander McQueen, Dior, Marc Jacobs and Prada, deep side parts and sculptural finishes lent a sense of masculinity to otherwise feminine styles. Professional hair stylist, Guido, helped to create these looks that are at once cool, confident and non-conformist.The Looks:
Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 1:48pm
Macadamia Natural Oil Appoints New CEO
Macadamia Natural Oil recently announced that the haircare company had appointed a new Chief Executive Officer, beauty industry veteran Vincent Davis. Davis joins Macadamia with over 20 years of industry experience, most recently serving as the General Manager of TIGI Americas, responsible for their largest global revenue division.
Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 1:18pm