Friday, 15 December 2017

Daisy Ridley Does Intergalatic Fashion Right

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What does the future of fashion look like?
One only need to look to the actresses of Star Wars: The Last Jedi to understand: Daisy RidleyLupita Nyong'o and more have hit premiere red carpet after red carpet in stunning ensembles that hint at intergalactic style.

13 Holiday Party Makeup Bag Essentials to Vamp Up Your Look

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If there's ever been a time to step up your makeup game, it's during the holiday season.

Gucci and Dapper Dan Unveil Studio Atelier in Harlem

Gucci and Dapper Dan have unveiled a studio atelier in Harlem, an homage to the couturier’s original shop, Dapper Dan’s Boutique, with a contemporary interpretation for a new generation.

New York & Company’s Piped Trench Coat! Courtesy of the Gabrielle Union Collection

The chic Product of The Day is New York & Company’s Piped Trench Coat. Courtesy of the Gabrielle Union Collection!

Beauty Awards 2017: Best Celeb-Loved Hair Products

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Admit it: You have to care in order to achieve beautiful, red carpet-worthy hair.
And, if you care a lot, chances are you're taking some leaps of faith when it comes to purchasing your hair-care products.

Thursday, 14 December 2017

No, That Isn't Amal Clooney in the Ocean's Eight Poster—It's Anne Hathaway

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Is George Clooney mixing business with pleasure?

Actresses to Protest Sexual Harassment by Wearing Only Black to the 2018 Golden Globes

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Women in Hollywood are making a statement.
Amid sexual misconduct allegations in Hollywood, a source tells E! News that more than thirty female actresses who are attending and or presenting at the 2018 Golden Globes have vowed to wear all black to this year's ceremony. The insider shares that it started as a small group but has grown and the women see it as a sign of solidarity.

Will Smith Transforms Back Into the Fresh Prince for a Very Important Reason

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Will Smith is back in action as the Fresh Prince of Bel Air!
Well, sort of...
The 49-year-old actor joined The Ellen DeGeneres Show today where he informed the audience and viewers that he had finally decided to make an Instagram account

Get Lupita Nyong’o’s Natural Red Carpet Coils
In the world of Lupita Nyong’o, another day, another red carpet slay! At the Los Angeles premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the actress rocked a sleek tapered afro to compliment her gorgeous emerald dress. We got the details from natural hair expert Vernon Francois so that you can replicate this fashionable style in real life.

You Won't Believe Sean "Diddy" Combs' Most Lavish Party Decoration

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Sean "Diddy" Combs is answering it all.
For his first round of 73 questions with Vogue, the music producer and mogul covered virtually every topic—from his favorite food to his hope for the future.

Will Smith Talks 20-Year Marriage to Jada Pinkett Smith and Anniversary "High-Five"

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Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith will celebrate their 20-year wedding anniversary this month like true BFFs.
The two wed on New Year's Eve in 1997 and about six months later welcomed son Jaden Smith, who is now 19. The two are also parents to 17-year-old daughter Willow Smith. Will also has a 25 year-old son, Trey Smith, from a previous marriage.

Beauty Awards 2017: Best Makeup Products Celebrities Love

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And the winners of the Best Makeup of 2017 go to...
Before we can get excited about the 2018 award season, we're looking back at the most beautiful moments in the world of celebrity.

How Bella Hadid Made Yellow Dad Sneakers Look Sexy

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Despite Bella Hadid's plunging neckline, all eyes were below her ankles.
While the fashion chameleon knows how to look glamorous, her low-key look is rooted in her classic tomboy style...and love for sneakers.

Holiday Beauty: Sparkle In The Season’s Prettiest Looks
Holiday party season is in full swing! *tosses confetti* Whether you’re headed to an ugly sweater party, rocking a killer LBD to your office soirée, or turning up with friends, I am ready to help you elevate your POW and go from desk-to-drinks like a g-darn rockstar.

Steve Madden Taps Cardi B for ‘Curated by Cardi’ Partnership
Cardi B has been winning all year long and she is making sure to close out her 2017 with a bang! The “Bodak Yellow” rapper and fashionista announced her first major shoe collaboration, and it’s not the bloody shoes you’re thinking.

Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Beauty Awards 2017: Best Celeb-Tested Skin-Care Products

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And the winners of the Best Beauty Products in the Skin-Care Category go to…
It's almost red carpet season, but the 2017 E! Style Beauty Awards are now.

Everything You Want And Need To Know About LeToya Luckett’s Couture Wedding Look

Instagram media by letoyaluckett - The look on my husbands face when he saw me in my second dress of the evening. 🙌🏾😩 Thank you to @nardosdesign and  @stylistjbolin for making this such a magical moment for us  #walkerdowntheaisle@LeToya Luckett got married this past weekend, creating an endless buzz on her beautiful wedding and dress. The beautiful bride wore a uniquely designed gown by Vera Wang.

Is the Juicy Couture Tracksuit Making a Comeback? These Celebs Say Yes

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Chainmail dresses, chokers, UGG boots—this year's fashion trends were filled with #TBT moments. And, before the year ends, we're adding one more to the list.

‘Empire’ Recap: The Lyons Get Sweet Revenge But Face New Trouble

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The fall finale of Empire begins with a bleak reminder that Andre is in the hospital and he’s not doing well. He’s being heavily sedated so that doctors can clear the drugs, prescribed by his bum psychiatrist, from his system, and they won’t know whether he’ll sustain permanent brain damage or not.

Gift Sets For Under $50
Another reason to love the holidays: beauty bargains! Every holiday season, beauty brands put together gift sets that are both great in value and in product.

Intertwine’s Azurra Metallic Jumpsuit

The chic Product of The Day is Intertwine’s $122 Azurra Metallic Jumpsuit.

#WCW: Ashanti
This week’s beauty crush has been in the game for over fifteen years, and doesn’t look a day over when she first set foot in the music industry.

Under $100: Marjorie’s Couture Gifts
Many of us are out trying to find uniquely special Christmas gifts for our loved ones without trying to break the bank. Impossible?  I think not.  It’s time to adjust your lists and make a little room for a Couture Christmas.

Last-Minute Gifts for Everyone on Your List

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All you want for Christmas is…to remember to buy your pals presents before it's too late.
Even though you know it's coming, every year you successfully wait until the last minute to do your holiday shopping. But don't freak out. You shouldn't hate on yourself too much, there is still time.

George Clooney Once Gave 14 of His Best Friends $1 Million Each, Rande Gerber Says

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It pays to be pals with George Clooney… literally.
The A-list movie star's best friend Rande Gerber revealed on a recent episode of MSNBC's Headliners that back in 2013, George not only paid 14 of his closest friends' taxes for the year, he gave them $1 million each. One. Million. Dollars.

Tuesday, 12 December 2017

Kendall Jenner's Winter Coat Style Can Be Yours for Less Than $100

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Bundle up, babes. It's cold outside!
While so many look forward to building their winter wardrobe, layering can get quite expensive. Beyond your outfit essentials, such as your denim, top and boots, you'll need sweaters, scarves, coats and perhaps a new hat to get through the chill. And, if you want to be a street style star like Kendall Jenner, you certainly need more than one piece of outerwear.

Kim Kardashian's "Snatched High Pony" Is Holiday Hair Goals

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When it comes to holiday hair, less is more.
Sure, a chic chignon or tousled waves never disappoint—but let's be real: Those hairstyles can take a team to create. Instead, E! News tapped Color Wow celebrity stylist Chris Appleton to create celeb-inspired looks you can do at home. Hey, if it works for Kim Kardashian and Adele, it'll be a hit at your company office party.

Jada Pinkett Smith Drags The Golden Globes After Tiffany Haddish’s Snub

CinemaCon 2017 - Universal Pictures Invites You To A Special Presentation Featuring Footage From Its Upcoming Slate
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One of the biggest breakout performances of 2017 was Tiffany Haddish‘s hilarious portrayal of “Dina,” everyone’s favorite round the way girl in Girls Trip, however when the Golden Globe nominees were announced on Monday, Haddish’s name was noticeably absent.

Steven Caple To Direct ‘Creed 2’ Instead Of Ryan Coogler

The New York Premiere Of FRUITVALE STATION, Hosted By The Weinstein Company, BET Films And CIROC Vodka.
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Michael B. Jordan announced, on Instagram today, Steven Caple, Jr. will be directing Creed 2. According to Variety, MGM and Warner Bros. enlisted Caple to helm the award-winning sequel while Ryan Coogler is busy filming the highly anticipated film Black Panther.

Lupita Nyong'o's Makeup Artist Reveals His Lipstick Hack

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Lupita Nyong'o's magenta lip is making a major statement.
As the star walked down the red carpet before the premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, we noticed her glistening makeup first.

Beyoncé's Latest Two Looks Cost Over $20,000

Only Beyoncé travels in such style.
The 36-year-old "Perfect" singer shared a slew of photos with fans Monday, showcasing two very different—and very expensive—looks.

Monday, 11 December 2017

Ed Sheeran and Beyoncé’s ‘Perfect Duet’ Tops Hot 100

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Ed Sheeran and Beyoncé dropped the “Perfect Duet” to dethrone Post Malone and 21 Savage’s “rockstar” on the Hot 100. Their collaboration tops the Billboard chart in its first full week of availability.

10 Scintillating Holiday Party Dresses You Can Shop Now!
‘Tis the season for eggnog, caroling, soirees, and fancy dresses!  There are a lot of things people look forward to when the holidays roll around, but for fashion addicts there is only one thing we are truly concerned about — what we will wear to all of the parties!  If you haven’t found that perfect dress for your Christmas event or New Year’s Eve party, I have 10 below that just may tickle your fashionable fancy.  Let’s get into them!

Lupita Nyong'o Reveals the Inspiration Behind Her New Hobby: Pole Dancing!

Lupita Nyong'o, Vogue, January 2018

Lupita Nyong'o is adding pole dancing to her arsenal of talents.
Vogue's January 2018 cover girl and featured star of the upcoming Star Wars: The Last Jedi and Black Panther has certainly been busy since she last appeared on the cover of the magazine in October 2016.

Ultra Violet: The Color Of 2018

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The color experts at Pantone are responsible for forecasting color trends for the upcoming year, selecting a shade that’s destined to weave its way through the best makeup products and hautest fashion trends.

GET THE LOOK: Storm Reid Goes For An All White Suit At The Star Wars Premiere In LA

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Actress Storm Reid attended Star Wars: The Last Jedi premiere clad in an all white Rosetta Getty suit.

All The Black Nominees At The 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards

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Nominations for the 75th Annual Golden Globe’s were announced this morning, from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, giving us an early indication of this year’s award season.

2018 Golden Globes Nominations: The Full List of Film and TV Nominees

Baby DriverIt's almost time to roll out the red carpet!
Kristen Bell, Garrett Hedlund, Sharon Stone and Alfre Woodard announced the nominees for the 2018 Golden Globes Monday.

Zendaya Celebrates the Golden Globes and New Movie With 4 Epic Outfits

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Fresh off The Greatest Showman's three Golden Globes nominations, Zendaya turned heads with three striking outfit changes in one morning.

A Look Back at Emma Stone's 2017 Award Season Style

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This is no doubt: 2017 was Emma Stone's year.
The award season may have culminated with the actress' Best Actress win at the Academy Awards, but it was a long, fashionable road there.

A Look Back at Margot Robbie's 2017 Red Carpet Style

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With first-time nominations come major, red-carpet moments.
And you can bet Margot Robbie will not disappoint.

Rihanna, Chris Brown, & Cardi B Rally in Support of Bullied Keaton Jones
Some of music’s biggest stars are coming to the defense of Tennessee middle school student Keaton Jones after his mother, Kimberly, posted a viral video of the young man, explaining how he’s being bullied at school.

LeToya Luckett Marries Tommicus Walker

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Congrats are in order for songstress LeToya Luckett!
The ‘Destiny’s Child’ alum wed beau Tommicus Walker over the weekend. The couple exchanged vows Sunday evening in a luxurious ceremony in Austin, Texas.

Some Mo Monday’s
This week, Morgan Hawthorne of I Need Some Mo is giving us tastebud-goodness with this delish twist on a traditional pot roast. A perfect seasonal comfort food, Morgan’s pot roast includes sautéed mushrooms cooked in a balsamic vinegar reduction — what?! Try this dish at your next dinner party but, beware, your guests will be asking for seconds (and thirds!).

Inexpensive Holiday Gifts That Are Sure to Impress

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Not to brag, but you're kind of known for nailing it in the gift-giving department.
What can you say: You take your friendships super-seriously and you pride yourself on being able to hand select gifts that speak to who your friends are as people.

You Are the Greatest Gift
The holidays are here!!! Shopping malls and online stores are bursting at the seems accommodating zealous shoppers. But amid all the retail frenzy, never ever underestimate what intangible treasures you have to give someone else; whether it’s a smile, a kind word, or a warm gesture. Never become presumptuous about the lasting value of that kind of investment. Little contributions over time can have a meaningful effect on both the giver as well as the receiver. After all, you are the greatest gift you can ever give.

Gift Ideas for the Hostess With the Mostest

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This time of year you're suddenly inundated with a calendar full of social activities. While this provides Instagram opportunities a plenty, let us not forget those that make said events happen: The hosts.

The Surprising Way Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Uses Blush

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Rosie Hungtington-Whiteley is pretty much a walking—or, shall we say strutting?—example of the winter glow.

Slay! Lupita Nyong’o Stuns In Emerald Halpern Gown At ‘Star Wars’ Premiere

Instagram media by lupitanyongo - Back to that red carpet life for Star Wars: The Last Jedi premiere.  Dress: @halpernstudio  Stylist: @micaelaerlanger  Jewels: @tiffanyandco  Hair: @vernonfrancois Make-up: @dilokritbarose 👠: @jimmychoo 👜: @tylerellis_official Life: Anyang' & Dorothy Nyong'o
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Lupita Nyong’o SHUT IT DOWN on the red carpet at the Star Wars: The Last Jedi premiere on Saturday night.

Friday, 8 December 2017

Check Out Naomie Harris’ New Bob Cut Naomie Harris hosted the OMEGA Her Time pop-up dedication event in New York City last night sporting toned legs and an ultra cut bouncy bob-cut.

Taraji Henson Channels Her Inner Foxy Brown For Magazine Shoot
In promoting her new movie, Proud Mary, Taraji P. Henson snapped some hot photos for Iris Covet Book, giving us some serious Foxy Brown vibes.

Best Hair Products for Curly Hair

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When it comes to reaching Rihanna-level curls, products are everything. Any celeb pro or beauty blogger will tell you that finding the right products for your unique curl pattern is half the battle.

Video: Migos feat. Nicki Minaj & Cardi B – ‘MotorSport’

Start your engines. Migos rides out with Nicki Minaj and Cardi B in the fast and furious video for “MotorSport.”

Pat McGrath Labs’ Latest Drop: Apparel
The world’s leading makeup artist is shaking up the fashion world yet again, but this time, it’s not with the latest beauty trend.