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NARS Flagship Boutique in New York City

REVEALING MORE DETAILS ABOUT THE NARS FLAGSHIP BOUTIQUE, OPENING FEBRUARY 10, 2011! As it gets closer to the official opening date when NARS will open the doors of its first flagship boutique to New York City’s West Village, Marta Walsh and Talking Makeup has the scoop about the details including exclusive products, photos of the interior, and a Q&A session!

L to R: Fabien Baron, François’ longtime friend who collaborated on the boutique’s design, and François Nars

The 525-square foot space fuses elements of modernity and artistry with the feeling of a residential space that is inviting and uniquely NARS. The black and white color scheme echoes the brand’s signature packaging.

Expert Tips for Gorgeous Curls

Expert Tips for Gorgeous Curls

Learn to enhance your natural wavy or curly hair with these pro secrets

Expert Tips for Gorgeous Curls

This is a TotalBeauty.com curly hair article

Figuring out what your curls need and how they deserve to be treated will result in beautiful, well-behaved hair. So, if you’re tired of fighting with your curls, these 11 expert tips will help you win the battle.

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Victoria’s Secret Valentine’s Day 2011

February 8, 2011 – Victoria’s Secret has a lot in store for the sexiest holiday of the year. For Valentine’s Day the brand is launching the Love Push-Up Collection, bras light as air, with the perfect amount of lift. The collection includes four styles including the balconet, demi, strapless and unlined, $45-$48.

All styles are available in bright colors, leopard print and beautiful lace, all sure to add the right amount of sexy to any romantic evening. Also available for Valentine’s Day is the new Noir Love Me fragrance from the Sexy Little Things collection. With a mix of berries, orchid, and musk, the Noir Love Me fragrance leaves that special person in your life wanting more.


Sneak peek to cover and inside story of VMAN #21, the “No Risk, No Reward” issue, with star KANYE WEST photographed exclusively by KARL LAGERFELD. “His strength is mixing music and fashion. He has an instant instinct for what looks and sounds good. He makes everything new and different.” – Karl Lagerfeld

In Kanye’s only magazine cover shoot of the season, he shows that he’s finally done talking and wants his art to speak for itself. He has literally put his money where his mouth is, and in tandem, VMAN has issued a promotion where one in ten covers contain REAL dollar bills. It’s the ‘thrill of the game’ – and who better to illustrate this than one of the most controversial music and fashion icons of our generation. VMAN hits newsstands TODAY Tuesday, February 8th, 2011.

Vanity Fair Hollywood Issue 2011

Iconic hairstylist Oribe styled, coiffed and groomed 15 of Hollywood’s brightest stars from Oscar hosts Anne Hathway and James Franco to first time nominees Jennifer Lawrence and Jesse Eisenberg for the March 2011 Hollywood issue of Vanity Fair. Oribe found inspiration from the ‘30’s with polished, classic movie star styles for this star‐studded cover shoot.

The 2011 Hollywood Issue cover for Vanity Fair. Photographed by Norman Jean Roy. Click on the image for a larger version.

Oribe noted that for women of the cover, it was all about waves, curls and old Hollywood glamour. Oribe styled most of the actresses with a similar type of pincurl set then tweaked each look to complement their individual style, personality and features. The men wore their hair in side parts for a groomed, Clark Gable inspired style.

Oribe on How To Get the Look:

Too Faced Makeup

Too Faced is up to something with their eye shadows. They are my new favorite. This collection was part of their 2010 holiday gift collection sold in Sephora aka Too Faced Enchanted Glamourland. The shades are hip and practical. The eye shadows are light in texture, shimmery and long lasting.

Fergie’s Haircolor at 2011 Super Bowl Halftime Show

Fergie’s Haircolor Earns A Touchdown At Last Night’s Super Bowl Halftime Show. What goes well with $2 million dollars worth of diamonds that Fergie sported last night? Shimmering haircolor to match! Tracey Cunningham, Redken Creative Consultant for Color and Hollywood colorist, gave Fergie glam color for her halftime performance during last night’s Super Bowl. If you want Fergie’s fab color, ask your colorist to use the following…

1. Redken Color Fusion (5NN) on the base: Color Fusion Advanced Performance Color Cream delivers healthy-looking, multi-dimensional haircolor and features Redken’s exclusive Colorbond Technology to provide optimum durability, condition and shine.

Hayden Panettiere at Andy Roddick’s Pre-Superbowl Party

Hayden Panettiere was seen in the Twenty8Twelve Mia Dress from the AW 2010 Collection at Andy Roddick’s Pre-Superbowl “Coolest Athletes and Big Game” party on Friday in Dallas. Do you love?

Rebecca Taylor Fall 2011 Inspiration

Fall 2011 inspiration and sketch for Rebecca Taylor just in time for the upcoming New York Fashion Week.

Rebecca Taylor Fall 2011 Inspiration

“Fall 2011 is inspired by dreamy illusive paintings, blurred images and sparkling lights, conjuring images of dimly lit nights in the chic Parisian night clubs of the 70’s.

Lea Michele Makeup at 2011 Super Bowl

Lea Michele in Lancôme at 2011 Super Bowl“Glee’s” Lea Michele sounded and looked amazing while singing “America the Beautiful,” with eyes and lips made up with Lancôme. Lea’s makeup artist, Melanie Inglessis, shares with Marta Walsh and TalkingMakeup the scoop on the look!

For the eyes: Color Design Eye Shadow in Fashion Label, Le Stylo Long Lasting Eyeliner in Bronze and Hypnôse Custom Volume Macara in Black