I have had a love-hate relationship with Karl Lagerfeld’s philosophy and pronouncements since the time I started looking at fashion sans rose-tinted glasses. “No one wants to see curvy women.” Really? “It would have been difficult to have an ugly daughter.” Honestly? “There's something ... Read More about Why I didn’t really like Karl Lagerfeld
I have spent what seems like a lifetime studying French women. Specifically, their style quotient. Glowing skin, perfectly undone hair, a certain nonchalance... and that particular shade of red lipstick that I just can't seem to get right. The closest I have come to the perfect Parisian red is ... Read More about How to wear red lipstick like a Parisian
This month, the world glows pink with the "light of hope" that was first lit by Evelyn Lauder 12 years ago. New landmarks such as Dubai's Burj al Arab and China's Nanpu Bridge join established stalwarts like New York's Empire State Building and Belgium's Amsterdam Bridge to remind women about the ... Read More about Why is breast cancer ‘pink’?
From the quirkiest nail art ever to hot tubs full of beer, here are the beauty scoops that are not to be missed this week. Ultrasound nails? The latest beauty trend to hit baby showers and gender reveal parties, nail art reflecting the little jelly bean growing in your tummy is the latest way to ... Read More about The Beauty Gypsy’s Sunday Scoop: Beer Spa, Lady Gaga, Ultrasound Nails, Avocados & More
Mixing black and brown mascara to create the most luscious lashes, using hairspray to define the brows, applying blush under foundation for that radiant, lit-from-within flush... these are just a few of the life-changing makeup tricks I've picked up while hanging out backstage during fashion weeks ... Read More about 31 Genius backstage beauty secrets to steal from the pros (that you can actually use!)