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Spending the day basking in the sun might put anyone in a dream-like state that prompts memory loss about an important event on the evening’s docket. Such is the case for the girl at CuteCircuit whose beachy-yet-elegant locks reflect “a girl who spent so much time at the beach she forgot she had this fabulous gala to go to,” explains lead hairstylist T. Cooper who is also co-founder of Metro Look.
The beauty at Cushnie et Ochs was fit for a queen — an ancient, sexy, sultry queen that is — no prudish and stuffy royalty found here! The sleek and sophisticated yet simple hair design came about from the inspiration behind the collection: Cleopatra in the desert sun. “We wanted to do something that had a bit of an Egyptian vibe so we went for a ponytail with a twist,” shares Moroccanoil lead hairstylist Antonio Corral Calero.
OPI created a rich gold nail look for Clover Canyon’s Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015 runway show on Wednesday, September 10 at Lincoln Center. Lead nail artist Miss Pop transformed nails and toes using OPI with a Nice Finn-ish, a coppery gold hue that gave the look of jewelry against the collection’s bold prints and bright colors.
On Thursday, September 11, OPI joined J. Mendel at Lincoln Center for the brand's Spring/Summer 2015 presentation. Lead nail artist Miss Pop created a natural, minimalist manicure using Matte Top Coat on a clean, lightly filed nail. This look highlights the matte nail as a new nude for spring, allowing beautiful natural nail tones to peek through.[Images courtesy of OPI]
To complement Proenza Schouler’s "American sportswear" themed Spring/Summer 2015 collection, Michelle Saunders for essie created a minimal, glossy nail by using two coats of mademoiselle on both the hands and feet.
Get the Look:1. Apply fist base base coat to clean, filed nails.2. Next, apply two coats of mademoiselle.3. Follow with good to go top coat.[Images courtesy of BPCM PR]
Famous Names recently announced another exciting new partnership in Europe this September: Manicura Artistica Siglo XXI, S.L., the newest addition to Famous global distributor family.
OPI partnered with Jeremy Scott to create a unique nail look for the designer’s Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2015 runway show at Milk Studios on Wednesday, September 10. Lead nail artist Miss Pop worked with the designer’s beachy, hippie inspiration to create colorful patterned nails that accented the collection’s vibrant prints.
New York Fashion Week is no stranger to celebrities, whether sitting front row or attending after parties, and this year was no exception. Bella Thorne and Jada Pinkett Smith were amongst the celebrities spotted at Fashion Week recently, attending the Jeremy Scott and Dennis Basso shows, and each sporting a stunning mani look.Celebrity Manicurist and Color Curator for Dermelect Cosmeceuticals, Elle, created the gorgeous looks for Thorne and Pinkett Smith. See her inspirations, as well as how-to's to recreate the looks, below!
Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics (OCC) took New York Fashion Week by storm this year, creating fun, edgy, and classic looks for numerous designers. See some of the gorgeous makeup and nail looks below!OCC at Erin Fetherston