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  • Soft, Wavy Hair Like Emma Stone? Sure! Here’s How To Style The Look

    Emma Stone Hair & Beauty

    I’ll Have What She’s Having: Bouncy, soft face-framing waves Actress Emma Stone donned a new do at the recent Nickoledon Kids’ Choice Awards that radiated easy, cool glamour with bouncy curls that’s easy to make your own… Hairstylist David Babaii styled Emma Stone’s beautiful soft waves with products from IT&LY HAIRFASHION’s Purity Design Line for this year’s Kids’ Choice Awards. He began with IT&LY Pure Shampoo and Pure Conditioner to cleanse and hydrate the hair. “I love a clean canvas to…

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  • Look Five Years Younger with an Instant Make-Over like Rooney Mara’s

    Rooney Mara Hairstyle Inspiration

    Over a short time all eyes have been on Rooney Mara’s super-slick style as she’s been making some bewilderingly gorgeous appearances on & off the red carpet but do you remember the star before her ‘Dragon Tatoo’ remake? Like many out there, she was mousey, fragile and a tad too basic and that’s why she should serve as inspiration when considering easy, quick and affordable ways to change-up your look this season. >>More: Rooney Mara Besides a complete image overhaul,…

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  • Create A Profile Pretty Ponytail with Peter Gray from Paul Smith Fall 2012


    Take a cue from Peter Gray’s graciously pretty, relaxed & textured ponytails at Paul Smith’s Fall 2012 runway show with these expert hair tips for an updated take on a classic, easy-to-manage hairstyle. MORE: Hair Style Tips & Trends How to Style A Pony Tail Hair with Runway Beauty Tips from the Paul Smith Fall 2012 Fashion Show… THE INSPIRATION: For Fall / Winter 2012, we were inspired by the strong yet graceful individuality of a woman’s profile. The androgynous…

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  • The Artist for Leonor Greyl, a little apres-midi video delight

    The French haircare brand Leonor Greyl is not only fabu but has gotten giddy with glam and gusto this week. First, we shared The Artist’s Oscar winner Jean Dujardin’s grooming tips…. how gorgeous can one get? And now, for a little après-midi delight, we present the most adorable video homage, “The Artist for Leonor Greyl,” complete with its own version of Uggie the dog. Enjoy! Shop: Leonor Greyl Haircare products

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  • Get Emma Stone’s 2012 Oscar Hairstyle Yourself!

    Emma Stone 2012 Oscar Beauty

    Take a cue from Emma Stone’s glamorous look at the Oscars with these easy-to-follow steps from stylist Mara Roszak to update your look instantly. >>MORE: Oscar Fashion 2012     WHO | Emma Stone  HAIR BY | Mara Roszak for Couture Colour Pequi Oil LOOK | Fresh and Modern Bun with an Elegant Twist for Oscar worthy hair >>MORE: Red Carpet INSPIRATION | “It was all about the dress! The bow of the dress reminded me of a flower and the bun in the back went from…

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  • Get Natalie Portman’s Oscar Hair in 5 Simple Steps

    Frederic Fekkai’s Didier Malige styled presenter Natalie Portman for this year’s Oscars and was gracious enough to share his expert style tips with us so you can make the look all your own. INSPIRATION:  A modern take on a glamorous, beautiful and classic 1950’s movie star look >>MORE: Oscar Fashion 2012     GET THE LOOK: Apply Fekkai Coiff Oceanique Tousled Wave Spray from the roots to the ends of wet hair. Blow-dry the hair completely using the Fekkai Large Round Brush. Once the hair is dry, use…

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  • Master Michelle Williams Pixie Cut Yourself with these Simple Steps

    Michelle Williams Oscars 2012

    Stylist Chris McMillan shares his expert tips on how to make Michelle Williams’ forever-chic, gamine pixie cut from the Oscars work wonders on you, here’s how: WHO | Michelle Williams HAIR BY | Chris McMillan for Couture Colour Pequi Oil LOOK | Fashionably Glamorous – The Blonde Pixy INSPIRATION | “Ladies in Hollywood are either fashionable or glamorous.  Michelle is fashionably glamorous.” Chris McMillan, Celebrity hairstylist for Couture Colour KEY TIP/TECHNIQUE | The secret to any short hairstyle is a great cut. Additional to that, hair…

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  • Oscar Red Carpet Make-Up Trends 2012

    Rooney Mara

    In many ways, the Acadamy Awards are a truly pivotal in terms of trend setting for the year ahead. But this year, the Oscar red carpet make-up trends on these red-carpet beauties seemed to fall flat and pale in comparison to Hollywood starlets of the past.  Let’s review, actress by actress… >>MORE: Oscar Fashion 2012     >>MORE: Red Carpet With the exception of Jennifer Lopez‘s big sexy eyes and double set of lashes, the trend this season leaned heavily toward clean skin with…

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  • Men’s Oscar Style: Jean Dujardin, THE Award Winning Hunk- Here Are His Grooming Tips


    Oooh la la!  A gentlemen can have a bit of French Chic too… We cannot promise that you will end up looking just as stunningly handsome as Jean Dujardin, the Oscar Winner for Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role, but we can promise that you will definitely up your grooming game. FocusOnStyle has the inside dish on what grooming products (they are French, of course) were used on Jean Dujardin to make him carpet worthy tonight. MORE: Men’s Style Tips Celebrity hair stylist Louise…

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  • Academy Awards Hair Prediction from Serge Normant at John Frieda

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    Just as all eyes are on the red carpet to catch a glimpse at all of the inspirational fashion & beauty trends that are sure to dazzle, the folks at John Fried weigh in with their own forecast on what’s destined to make a splash. MORE: Red Carpet The nominations are in for the Academy Awards’ must-do looks. On the list, texture, buns and height. Calie Noble, master stylist from the Serge Normant at John Frieda Salon in Los Angeles gives…

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  • Oscar Red Carpet Beauty Prediction & Hot Makeup Tips Too!

    Rooney Mara for the Oscar®-Nominated Actors Step Out of Character for Academy Portrait Exhibition

    I’ve got my Swarovski crystal turban on and I am making some beauty predictions. Can you picture me? When it comes to Oscar red carpet beauty this Sunday,  you can expect to see a makeup throwback to the 1920’s with clean fresh skin spotlighted just the right way. I guarantee that big dark eyes, double sets of false lashes, and blood red lips will dominate the Oscar red carpet beauty looks. MORE: Beauty Highlighters used on the bridge of the nose and the crest…

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  • Pre Oscar Beauty- Age-Appropriate Celebrity Glam, Your 50’s and Beyond, Part 3 of 3

    Jaclyn Smith

    The Oscars are coming! Are you ready for a heady source of fresh celebrity style inspiration direct from the red carpet? Pre-game your Oscar beauty on day no.3 with makeup and hair stylist Gad Cohen as we look at top Hollywood actresses while helping you up your own beauty-regime ante with a three-day series on Oscar-worthy style through the ages! -N.H. We’ve covered what those in their 20’s, 30’s & 40’s should do to maintain a beautiful mane, day no.3…

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