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Best Hair & Beauty at the Daytime Emmy Awards - Vote For Your Favorite Here!

By Danica Lo on
(Getty Images) L-R Chrishell Stause, Linsey Godfrey, Kate MansiLast night's 40th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards saw some epic hair and beauty looks on the red carpet. From bold fuchsia lips to ultra-slicked-back ponytails, check out some of our picks from the red carpet—and vote for your favorite, below.Aisha Tyler: Voluminous updo and fuchsia lipsGiada de Laurentiis: A plum-brown smoky eye and pale pink lipsHaley Pullos: A deep side-parted pulled-back hairstyle and dramatic winged lashesAshley...Read Full Story

A Rabbi's Take on American Apparel's New 'Hassid' Nail Polish

By Rabbi Simcha Weinstein on
(American Apparel/Rabbi Simcha Weinstein) Picture it. The 1960's ad market. Cigarette boxes danced and kids colored with “Flesh” crayons straight from the Crayola Caucasian collection — assuming you were either anemic or came from Flekkefjord. And then, Alevai! PC pummeled in. Ciggies were out and Crayola got the memo. “Flesh” was renamed “Peach” in 1962, “Indian Red” eventually became “Chestnut” and even earlier, “Prussian Blue” turned to “Midnight Blue” in case Kaisers started goose...Read Full Story

Olivia Wilde's Favorite Lipstick, Hair Products, Beauty Treatment, and Other Fun Facts!

By Danica Lo on
Getty Images) Olivia Wilde at the The Ride and the Storm screening earlier this yearOlivia Wilde is one of our favorite leadings ladies in Hollywood right now—and not just because she's gorgeous and has the ultimate cool-girl LA style, but she's also smart, hilarious, and down-to-earth. In the July issue of Tatler, Wilde dishes on weird personal facts from her past, and reveals some of her favorite products—like lipstick, hair stuff, and, uh, coffee. Here are our favorite bits from the story...Read Full Story

Beauty Poll: Do You Like Frankie Sandford's Hair Short or Long?

By Tanya Leigh Washington on
Frankie Sandford (Getty, PacificCoastNews.com) The Saturdays girl bander Frankie Sandford is famous for her spunky short hair—in fact, it's one of the all time most popular hairstyles in our vast collection of celebrity lookbooks! So we were totally floored when the momma-to-be debuted some new glossy extensions at the Glamour Women of the Year Awards in London today. The singer announced the change via Instagram when she posted a photo and wrote: "I look about 5 here but in the words of...Read Full Story

Moschino's New Fragrance is a Tribute to Olive Oyl

By Danica Lo on
(WWD)If you grew up watching Popeye and find yourself waxing nostalgic for the good ole days, where bad guys were named Brutus and spinach was the secret to really big biceps, then you might appreciate Moschino's newest fragrance, "Chic Petals," which launches in Italy later this season (and in the US mid-2014).Does that bottle look familiar to you? Yes! It's inspired by Popeye's lady love, Olive Oyl."It's a significant, important launch that represents the continuity of Olive," Euroitalia...Read Full Story

This Dove Commercial is the Most-Watched YouTube Ad of All Time

By Danica Lo on
Last month, the folks over at Dove—a company that's built its entire advertising philosophy over the past few years on featuring and communicating with real women, not supermodels—uploaded a series of videos in 25 different languages called "Dove Real Beauty Sketches." In the series, women were asked to describe how they look—to a forensic sketch artist. And then women were asked to describe others. The results? Surprising, and thought-provoking. Today, Dove's "Real Beauty Sketches" series...Read Full Story

Christian Astuguevielle is the Man Behind Comme des Garcons' Innovative Fragrances

By Danica Lo on
(Courtesy SSAW) The new issue of SSAW is on newsstands nowInside the newest issue of Finnish fashion bi-annual SSAW—which has just arrived on newsstands—is a fascinating interview with Comme des Garcons' perfume artist Christian Astuguevielle, the nose and conceptual artist behind revolutionary scents including Odeur 53 and Odeur 71.Best known for looking to unconventional scents for his fragrance inspiration—Odeur 53 comprises inorganic notes such as "laundry drying in the wind" and "the...Read Full Story

Behind the Scenes With David Gandy & Bianca Balti at Dolce & Gabbana's 'Light Blue' Photoshoot

By Danica Lo on
Dolce & Gabbana's latest campaign for its "Light Blue" fragrance features Italian model Bianca Balti and the glorious David Gandy in a photoshoot inspired by Mediterranean romance. "Bianca has been featured in many Dolce & Gabbana campaigns, but to see her with David brings a renewed, relaxed energy to Light Blue," Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana said in a statement. "Together, their eyes match the color of the water, that beautiful endless blue that is the Mediterranean surrounding Capri...Read Full Story

What Happened to Miley Cyrus' Makeup? And How to Never Let This Happen to You!

By Tanya Leigh Washington on
Miley Cyrus (Getty)Yikes! It looks like we have another celebrity victim of camera flashback. No doubt Miley Cyrus looked fiercely flawless in person at the Maxim Hot 100 Party last night, but the cameras tell a different story.It looks like her makeup artist dusted on a hyper-reflective product that gave the actress a white beard. Whomp. Coincidentally, just yesterday, I was researching ways to avoid the embarrassing ghost-face in pics—I have really fair skin and any full coverage foundation...Read Full Story

What's More Embarrassing When Hooking Up: Hairy Legs or Bacne? More Skincare Survey Results Inside!

By Danica Lo on
(Thinkstock) What would you do to get perfect skin?Would you give up coffee, alcohol, chocolate, or social media to have perfect skin for a year? What about bacne—is it as (or more) embarrassing than hairy legs? Do you always remove your makeup and wash your face before going to bed?The skincare gurus over at Cetaphil have just released the results of a survey it commissioned of 400 mothers of children ages 1 to 4. Here are some of the most interesting findings. Where would your answers fall...Read Full Story