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Denis De Souza Joins Forces with Hair Care Powerhouse Joico

LOS ANGELES (February 25, 2014) – World-renowned hair care brand, Joico, has partnered with Brazilian colorist and “King of Color,” Denis de Souza, to bring his passion and international eye for color and luxe techniques to the brand. Devoted to his celebrity clientele, De Souza became known as the innovator of the ultra-natural coloring technique resulting in effortlessly exotic, sun-strewn strands. De Souza’s custom looks, as seen on Kate Mara, Olivia Wilde, Zoe Saldana, Mila Kunis, Rachel Bilson, Nicole Richie, and Lucy Hale among others, will continue to set trends that remain on the forefront of hair, alongside Joico.

Denis De Souza Joins Forces with Hair Care Powerhouse Joico |Rachel Bilson hair color by Denis

De Souza’s passion for hair color and preservation, coupled with his ability to cultivate creative techniques align seamlessly with Joico’s philosophy and line of innovative products. His exquisite talent has gained him incredible bicoastal work experience at some of West Hollywood and New York’s top salons, including Andy Le Compte and Serge Normant. As a loyalist of Joico for years, De Souza is eager to take his adoration of the brand to the next level with this colorful collaboration.

“I’ve been using Joico products ever since I can remember, which is a true testament to the brand’s ability to remain timeless and relevant,” comments De Souza. “I couldn’t be more inspired by the brands passion and innovative methods of exploring hair color, which is why this partnership signifies a new high for my career.”

Developing stunning natural looks that require minimal maintenance is a signature of De Souza, and his talent for understanding unique styles and techniques is unparalleled. De Souza’s first appearance on behalf of the brand will be for this year’s 86th Annual Academy Awards. Count on De Souza to let you know who might turn heads Oscar weekend and also offer trend forecasting on Hollyscoop on “My TV 13” – check for local listings.

“Working with visionaries like Denis de Souza, keep us motivated to continue to innovate, transform and of course, turn heads,” said Valerie Robinett, Director of Public Relations for Joico. “But even more, Denis will be instrumental in developing new innovations tailored for today’s colorist, around the latest trends people want from their professionals. We have a strong vision for Joico’s partnership with Denis so we’ll be working to bring his talent and artistry to all professionals and salons. And to every, client the latest in haircolor fashion, from red-carpets and catwalks -right into every chair- straight from hairdresser to client.”

For over 35 years, Joico has continued to advance in hair care products and styles as an award-winning brand, and this partnership precedes the announcement of first-ever brand developments to unfold throughout 2014.

Joico, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Sara Jones, resounds, “We’re thrilled to be partnering with Denis at such an exciting time. Our growth in color is showing no signs of stopping. He’s been a loyal Vero K-PAK Color user for many years and we’re so happy to have him on board to officially represent the brand.”

For additional information on Joico products, brand news and offerings visit www.Joico.com (via: Joico).

Read Denis De Souza with Marta Walsh

Mèche Beverly Hills

Located in the heart of Beverly Hills, Mèche has quickly become LA’s premier full-service salon. Founded by hair industry legends Tracey Cunningham (formerly of Byron & Tracey) and Neil Weisberg (formerly of Neil George), Mèche’s service list includes everything from expert cuts and blowouts to base color, highlights, extensions and a range of treatments, Mèche also offers manicures, pedicures, brow and lash services, and makeup application.


Mèche Beverly Hills

What truly sets Mèche apart, however, is its ultimate dedication to its clients and their needs. Tracey and Neil are on the floor each and every day, along with their skilled, eclectic collection of stylists and colorists, ensuring services of the utmost quality for all patrons. Having carefully selected a team of stylists and colorists from the area’s top salons, Neil and Tracey have curated a veritable who’s who of the industry’s best and brightest. (via: Mèche)

Dolce&Gabbana AW 14/15 Women’s show

The details on the beauty look seen at the Dolce&Gabbana AW 14/15 Women’s show. The Designers’ inspiration of “enchanted Sicily” came to life with a magically feminine look by Pat McGrath, Creative Advisor Dolce&Gabbana Make Up.


Dolce&Gabbana AW 14/15 Women’s show


Dolce&Gabbana AW 14/15 Women’s show


Dolce&Gabbana AW 14/15 Women’s show


Dolce&Gabbana AW 14/15 Women’s show



the foundation: Perfect Luminous Liquid Foundation

the concealer: Perfect Luminous Concealer

the powder: Perfection Veil Pressed Powder


the mascara: Passioneyes Mascara in Terra 2 & Intenseyes Mascara in Black Intense 1

the eyeshadow: Perfect Mono – NEW

Cream Eye Colour in Cocoa 60

Cream Eye Colour in Gold Dust 20

Cream Eye Colour in Innocence 10

the eyeshadow: Smooth Eye Colour Quad in Desert 123

the eyeliner: Crayon Intense in Black 5 & Crayon Intense in Nude 9

the glam liner: Intense Liquid Eyeliner in Black Intense 1

the brow liner: Shaping Eyebrow Pencil in Soft Brown 1


the lipstick: NEW Classic Cream Lipstick in Honey 130

the lipgloss: Sheer Shine Gloss in Acqua 10


the nail lacquer: Intense Nail Lacquer in Nude 210

Christopher Kane AW ’14

NARS created the look for the Christopher Kane AW ‘14 runway show. LEAD ARTIST: Lucia Pieroni using NARS Cosmetics. LOOK: “This look is a tomboy reflection.”




Radiant Cream Compact Foundation

Stick Concealer


Callisto Dual-Intensity Eyeshadow (New for Fall 2014, for now try the flesh-toned shimmer side of All About Eve Duo Eyeshadow)

Andromeda Dual-Intensity Eyeshadow (New for Fall 2014, for now try the gold lamè side of Kauai Duo Eyeshadow)

Deep Throat Blush

Madly Blush


Copacabana Illuminator

Copacabana Multiple

Callisto Dual-Intensity Eyeshadow (New for Fall 2014, for now try the flesh-toned shimmer side of All About Eve Duo Eyeshadow)


Brow Perfector

Oural Brow Gel


Stick Concealer

Bangkok Pure Matte Lipstick

All products, except where noted, available at www.narscosmetics.com

Burberry At The 67th Annual BAFTAs

Burberry dressed guests attending the 67th Annual British Academy Film Awards aka BAFTAs tonight in London.


British actress and model wearing a floor-length column dress with cut-out detail by Burberry.

Harvey Weinstein Hosts Dinner In Partnership With Burberry

In partnership with Burberry, Harvey Weinstein hosts a dinner Harvey Weinstein in celebration of the BAFTAs at Little House in Mayfair, London on 14th February 2014.

The event was attended by over 90 guests including British actress Naomie Harris, British model and actress Cara Delevingne, British model and actress Suki Waterhouse, British actress Keira Knightley and British musician James Righton, British musician Paloma Faith, British actor and model Jamie Campbell-Bower, British model Poppy Delevingne, British actor Douglas Booth, German actor Daniel Bruhl and girlfriend Felicitas Rombold, and British television presenter Greg James all wearing Burberry.


Keira Knightley


Poppy Delevingne


suki kara

Suki Waterhouse and Cara Delevingne



Suki Waterhouse


Paloma Faith

Naeem Khan Fall/Winter 2014

Sneak Peek To New York Fashion WeekJulie Kandalec for essie created a luxe, red-carpet ready gold nail by layering good as gold and shifting power.


Naeem Khan’s Fall/Winter 2014


Forever 21 Premium Cosmetics

Forever 21 Premium Cosmetics is launching a new fresh-faced collection of beauty must-haves available just in time for Spring 2014!

With a sleek look and extensive shade range, the Premium Cosmetic collection was developed with the makeup savvy in mind and offers a mix of trendy shades as well as core make-up essentials. This full collection of beauty must-haves includes 23 products and 72 styles with prices ranging from $7.80 to $14.80 USD.

Forever 21

Introducing Forever 21 Premium Cosmetics, February 2014

Forever 21 Makeup

Pureology Hair

Pureology Colour Ambassador Natasha Sunshine shares her top tips for getting gorgeous, healthy hair, so you can rock these celebrity looks on Valentine’s Day (or any day!) this year.

How To Get Gorgeous Healthy Hair

Pureology Hair

Pureology Hair


1. Start with Pureology Hydrate Shampoo to thoroughly nourish the hair.

2. Follow up with Pureology Hydrate Hydra Whip hair masque. Leave on for five minutes to deeply moisturize the hair and smooth out the cuticle layer and then rinse.

3. Once out of the shower, spray on Pureology Colour Fanatic multi-tasking hair beautifier to fill in your hair’s porosity and create a smooth finish to the hair shaft.


1. Blowdry hair until 90% dry.

2. Use a 1 – 1 ½” barrel iron, winding two-inch sections around the iron in a spiral fashion.

3. Spray each section with Pureology Strengthening Control zero dulling hairspray before curling. Make sure to wind away from the face on the front sections. Then, switch it back and forth throughout the head to create a more organic-looking wave.

4. Use your hands to scrunch all waves together to create sexy, tousled waves.

5. Finish off with a mist of Pureology Supreme Control maximum hold zero dulling hairspray to make your look last all night

Barneys Beauty

If you feel like you need to expand on your beauty products search beyond drugstores beauty brands Barneys is a great place to start. Lots of interesting and innovating brands carry their beauty products in Barneys. Here are some of my favorites:



rahua shampoo & conditioner a vegan hair care brand, yes thank you. No lanolin, parabens etc. very gentle on my hair, and works in smoothing and de-frizzing frizzy dry hair.

MAKE lipstick also very light and not greasy, free of parabens!

Radical Skincare Pepetide Infused Antioxydant Serum instantly wakes up my skin.

TATCHA Ageless revitalizing eye cream feels like butter to touch, no heavy perfumes.

Kevyn Aucoin The Essential Mascara

YSL Mascara Volume

Chantecaille Faux Clis Mascara Black

Givenchy Le Rouge in 202 Rose Dressing a beautiful coral pink light red.

And, Colbert MD is sold at Barneys too!