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Leighton Meester Chopped Her Hair Off!

By Tanya Leigh Washington on
Leighton Meester (PacificCoastNews.com, Getty)At first we thought Leighton Meester was just messing with us at the Flaunt Magazine issue launch—we figured she must have pinned her hair back into a faux bob. But, it turns out the Gossip Girl actually cut her long amber tresses for a new funky 'do.For the occasion, her freshly shortened length was styled in crimpy waves to showcase her edgy razored edges. She matched the coolness of her new look with her charmingly artistic Mary Katrantzou...Read Full Story

Hair Alert: Victoria Justice Makes a Big Chop

By Tanya Leigh Washington on
Victoria Justice is famous for her waist-reaching hair. In fact, her sleek straight tresses are her signature—or were, rather. At the Fun Size premiere in Hollywood last night, the 19 year-old showed off her new blunt short length.We have to say, we kind of totally love it. She looks sophisticated yet youthful, beautiful and modern. Of course that neon yellow Versace mini and those bright red lips didn't hurt, either. Take a peek at the pictures and tell us what you think! Do you like the new...Read Full Story

The One Thing Dita Von Teese Says You Must Do Before a Date Is...

By Danica Lo on
(PacificCoastNews) Dita Von Teese outside the Wendy Williams Show in New YorkDita Von Teese is an enigma wrapped in a retro mystery. Everywhere she goes, she's photographed looking perfect—set and curled hair, a pristine crimson pout, alabaster skin untouched by the sun's UV rays, and neat-and-tidy tailored outfits. And even though we hear her referred to most often as a burlesque dancer, the fact is that, at the end of the day, Von Teese is mostly just a professionally good-looking person...Read Full Story

The EXACT Beauty Products Kate Middleton Uses

By Danica Lo on
(Bauer Griffin) Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton in Newcastle last weekBack in August, we heard about Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton's extravagant beauty regimen—which allegedly costs upwards of $30,000 to maintain each year. There were expensive $4,000 facials, thousands spent on manicures, and tens of thousands laid out on coiffing her famous royal hair. We also heard that the Duchess sports a loyal affinity for Bobbi Brown products, but we didn't know which ones. Well, now we know...Read Full Story

UNVEILED: Essie's Winter Collection is One Part Queen Elizabeth, Two Parts Kate Middleton

By Danica Lo on
(Getty) Queen Elizabeth I, left, and Kate MiddletonIf Queen Elizabeth I and Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton got together and made a nail polish baby, what would it look like? Answer: Essie's Winter Collection!"I just love the elegant simplicity of a saturated, vibrant look," says Essie founder Essie Weingarten. "It's one part Queen Elizabeth, two parts Duchess of Cambridge. They don't mince words and never mince color. There's no arguing with regal color, it's just divinely right."To that...Read Full Story

Do You Have Long Hair? This $69.99 Tool Will Change Your Life

By Danica Lo on
(Getty) L-R: Naya Rivera, Lea Michele, Whitney Port are ladies who, if they did they own vacuuming, could use this productOkay, so this isn't exactly a beauty tool, but if you have long hair and—stay with us here—happen to do your own vacuuming, you'll want to know about this."This" is this thing, below—a $69.99 vacuum attachment from Dyson. Yes, Dyson, that vacuum cleaner company with the TV commercials that feature the guy with the British accent.It's Dyson's Tangle-Free Turbine Tool that...Read Full Story

Watch SNL Spoof Brad Pitt's Chanel Commercial

By Lauren Frankfort on
(Nbc.com)Remember when we told you about those weird video snippets from Brad Pitt's brand-new Chanel No. 5 ad campaign? Naturally, like any good oddball piece of pop culture, Saturday Night Live has gone and made a parody of it. Like Pitt's actual commercial, Taran Killam (above) is shot in black in white, musing random existential thoughts in a deep voice. Unlike the real deal, Killam breaks out of his trance and asks the crew, "I'm sorry, is there really no script? Because I've been...Read Full Story

Here's What's in Our Goop Birchbox!

By Danica Lo on
Look what just arrived on our desks at StyleBistro HQ—the brand-new Gwyneth Paltrow Goop Birchbox! It's filled with samples hand-picked by Goop editors. Did you order one? What's inside yours? Want to know what's inside ours? Check out our unboxing, right here:Whenever a customer signs up for Birchbox, they set up a profile, which determines what type of products they're sent every month. Last week we previewed three of the products that were set to appear in the Goop Birchbox—but we happened...Read Full Story

This is the Product Lady Mary Crawley Uses to Cleanse Her Face

By Danica Lo on
(Courtesy)The third season of Downton Abbey doesn't premiere on American television screens until January 6, 2013, but in the meantime, we're hearing fun little fashion and beauty tidbits from behind-the-scenes in the UK.A little birdie just told us that after the day is done and the 1920s-era-inspired makeup is ready to come off, makeup artists use Sisley's Eau Efficace Gentle Makeup Remover on cast members. The one-step remover cleanses and tones—and it's gentle on complexions that are...Read Full Story

Report: One Direction Will Launch a Floral Women's Fragrance Next Summer

By Lauren Frankfort on
(Getty) This piece of news deserves a hearty oh em gee: One Direction—beautiful British boy band—is launching its first-ever fragrance!Most of the details are being kept well under wraps, but we do know that the perfume will be released in July 2013. Sources close to the project claim that the women's fragrance will definitely feature floral notes. "It’s going to be a sweet scent, definitely floral too," the anonymous tipster told Marie Claire UK. You may not know you're beautiful, but...Read Full Story