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How to Nab Sleek Strands Without Looking Greasy the Helmut Lang Way

By Caitlin Miller on
(Caitlin Miller/StyleBistro)Love a sleek ponytail, but hate that crunchy, greasy look that comes from using too much product? Yeah, us too. Luckily, we caught up with hairstylist Paul Hanlon for UNITE backstage at the Helmut Lang spring 2014 show to get the scoop on how to re-create the high-shine low ponies worn in yesterday's show! Read on for a step-by-step how to.1) Apply 7SECONDS Condition spray all over hair until hair is completely damp. (This leave-in conditioner is lightweight and...Read Full Story

The Cool New Way to Wear Lip Gloss (Hint: It Has Nothing to Do With Your Lips!)

By Caitlin Miller on
(ImaxTree)Want in on a little secret? Lip gloss is one powerful product. While we were backstage yesterday at the Helmut Lang spring 2014 show, makeup artist Hannah Murray for NARS Cosmetics taught us the coolest way to make your lip gloss work double-duty. And guess what? Lips aren't even involved!Murray and her team used a clear gloss on—are you ready?—the models' eyes and cheeks. The inspo behind the runway beauty look was a fresh, flushed, and sporty feel. To create the appearance of this...Read Full Story

Carmen Marc Valvo Spills His Tips For a Fail-Proof Wardrobe

By Bobby Schuessler on
(Getty Images North America)Designer Carmen Marc Valvo knows a thing or two about what it takes to look great. After all, he has been churning out the most gorgeous feminine collections for the past 20 years. So when we had the chance to sit down with the celeb-favorite designer (Catherine Zeta Jones and Kate Winslet are massive fans, by the way) in the American Express Cardmember Lounge after his Spring 2014 runway show (check out our favorite looks below), we had to get the scoop on the...Read Full Story

Peter Som Spills the Details on His New (Affordable!) Line for Kohl's

By Caitlin Miller on
(Brad Barket/Getty Images North America)Yesterday, Kohl's announced Peter Som will be the next designer to join their DesigNation limited-edition collection! Som will be the fourth designer to join the special collection, which has previously featured Narciso Rodriguez, Derek Lam, and Catherine Malandrino (set to launch this September). After his runway show today during NYFW, we joined Som at the American Express VIP Cardmember Lounge for a quick Q&A, where he shared that his inspo for his...Read Full Story

Want to Enhance Your Brows Without Making Them Look Bushy? Here's How!

By Lindsay Schallon on
(Photos by ImaxTree)When it comes to bold brows, there are ones that, although glorious, border on bushy—no offense Cara Delevingne and Lily Collins, we heart yours!—and then there are these, the holy-smokes-stunning arches at yesterday's Tadashi Shoji spring 2014 show. They're beautifully enhanced but in a way that's so much more wearable way than our aforementioned brow icons."The makeup is quite soft and ethereal, and the skin is super-natural and clean. No harsh eyeliner, no strong...Read Full Story

Watch Rebecca Minkoff's Spring 2014 Show Right Here!

By Bobby Schuessler on
(Rebecca Minkoff Fall 2013, ImaxTree)Ready for this, ladies and gents... you can watch one of New York Fashion Week's most coveted shows live from the front row! That's right. Thanks to American Express Unstaged Fashion, at 3 p.m. EST today, we're streaming celeb-favorite designer Rebecca Minkoff's Spring 2014 runway show below just for you! Bonus: Pop superstar Janelle Monáe will be performing live during the entire show! (Now that's what we call fashion entertainment at its finest.)So sit...Read Full Story

The Cutest Way to Makeover Your Ponytail - Inspo From Honor's Spring 2014 Show

By Caitlin Miller on
(ImaxTree)Okay, so we all have those days when, let's face it, a ponytail is the only style we can muster up the energy for. But, hey, that doesn't mean it has to be boring! We talked with hairstylist James Pecis for Beauty.com backstage at the Honor spring 2014 runway show and got the low-down on how to completely revamp your basic pony. (Hint: it involves flowers!)"We're going for a slightly smoother ponytail, covering the ears on the side, and then from there it starts into something new...Read Full Story

How to Contour Your Face Like The Flawless Models at BCBG (It's SO Easy!)

By Lindsay Schallon on
(Photo by Lindsay Schallon/StyleBistro)Sure, it's easy to fake high, contoured cheekbones on Instagram. (Thanks, X-Pro II!) But what about IRL? While they're not quite as simple to sculpt as the click of an iPhone button, they are easy to achieve if you know the right tricks... Like the one Val Garland and her Sephora team used backstage at BCBGMaxAzria this morning.(ImaxTree) Hellooo, cheekbones!"I think a lot of women are scared of contouring in the real world, so an easy trick is to take...Read Full Story

Here's Where You Can Follow Us This Fashion Week!

By Lindsay Schallon on
(Photo by ImaxTree)This is it, ladies and gents... New York Fashion Week is officially here! In just a few hours, Nicholas K will kick things off at the tents in Lincoln Center, and we'll be there—tip-toeing in our killer heels through the trenches!—to bring you every up-to-the-minute scoop and detail on all the NYFW happenings. Backstage beauty reports, crowd-favorite runway looks, celeb interviews, your wish is our command.Excited? (We are!) Here's where you can follow us from now until...Read Full Story

8 New Fashion Week Outfits From Olivia Palermo

By Tanya Leigh Washington on
Olivia Palermo (Bauer Griffin, PacificCoastNews.com, Getty) Olivia Palermo can officially be deemed the international Queen of Fashion Week. Following her fab blizzard-proof NYFW attire, the brunette continued to throw some equally strong style punches. In the front rows of shows like Carolina Herrera and Burberry Prorsum, Olivia reminded us just how incredible her closet is. And if she weren't so darn sweet, we'd probably hate her for it. Instead, we just watch in awe. From fur to feathers...Read Full Story