Floral Essence–The spring season is fully embraced in the April issue of Elle Vietnam with a beauty story featuring new face Paige Reifier. The blonde beauty poses for Stockton Johnson in a series of stunning images where she models floral headpieces made with the help of Florist Bess Wyrick. Hair stylist Ryan Taniguchi and makeup artist Nam Vo give Paige a perfectly ethereal look for the feature. / Manicure by Kelly B
Plérion–Inspired by outer space, Hunter & Gatti create a cosmic beauty story for the third issue of their online project HGIssue. Model Sabrina Nait transforms into a celestial being with sparkling makeup by Paco Garrigues and slicked back hair courtesy of Frank Garrett. “We exquisitely transformed the feminine body into a map of shining stars and brought the allure of the outer space on earth, sets the rhythm for our Cosmos special,” the creative duo says of the project.
Smart Tools–The latest issue of Vogue China focuses on all the prep and tools of beauty with a story featuring Ming Xi. Photographed by Marcus Ohlsson of WM Artist Management, the Chinese model poses with scissors and tweezers for a dark and glamorous look. For beauty, makeup artist Fredrik Stambro creates Ming’s red lips while hair stylist Yukiko Tajima makes sure her coif is sleekly styled.
Superstar Beauty–Recent Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o is having her moment in the spotlight, and one of them is for the March issue of Glamour US, starring in a beauty feature photographed by David Slijper of CLMUS. Wearing colorful makeup looks courtesy of Christian McCulloch, the Kenyan actress poses in stylish spring styles selected by fashion editor Melissa Ventosa Martin. Also, make sure to see Lupita in the spring Miu Miu campaign photographed by Mert & Marcus.
Hue Bet–Global artistic director for Revlon, Gucci Westman, collaborates with the April issue of Elle Canada for a beauty feature starring Nicola Haffmans. The renowned makeup artist creates painterly looks for the blonde model including what seems like all the colors in the rainbow for this vibrant shoot made with art direction by Brittany Eccles. Photographed by Moo and styled by Julianna Schiavinatto, the blonde beauty enchants with these daring looks. / Hair by Cody Alain, Manicure by Leanne Colley, Beauty direction by Vanessa Craft
Gintare–For our latest exclusive, photographer Danny Cardozo and stylist Danny Santiago team up for a gothic glam beauty story. The striking Gintare wears all black ensembles including bras and swimsuits from the likes of La Perla, Calvin Klein and Red Carter. Hair and makeup artist Mark Williamson creates Gintare’s standout beauty looks featuring a choppy brunette ‘do with a ruby finish and bold eyeshadow featuring hints of red.
YOLO!–The term YOLO (You Only Live Once) holds true for this recent beauty shoot featured in the April issue of Cosmopolitan US. Models Ali Michael and Victoria Brito wear daring, once in a lifetime hairstyles in these images lensed by Jason Nocito. Hair stylist Dennis Lanni and colorist Lena Ott create the girls’ rainbow colored tresses. Styled by James Worthington-Demolet, Ali and Victoria model equally standout fashions from the likes of Salvatore Ferragamo, Burberry Prorsum and Timo Weiland in this eye-catching shoot. / Makeup by Eric Polito
Paint it Bright–Maybelline New York spokeswoman Shu Pei graces the April cover of Glow Canada, looking radiant in a blue Reem Acra dress. Inside the magazine, Shu stars in a beauty feature made with art direction by Daniel MacKinnon showing colorful spring trends. Owen Bruce captures the Chinese stunner for the shoot with glam hair by Owen Gould and vibrant makeup courtesy of Grace Lee. “I want to travel everywhere, I love the ocean and I love sunshine, so I want to see all the islands, even though my agent says, ‘No tanning.’” Shu tells the magazine. / Styling by Juliana Schiavinatto
Sun Kissed Beauty–Continuing as a face of Dior cosmetics, Russian model Daria Strokous stars in a new campaign for the Diorskin Nude Tan bronzing powder. The line of products gives a naturally tanned look for a sun-kissed touch. See more photographs of Daria in the Diorskin Nude Tan advertisements and film below.
Jessica Lange for Marc–From Miley to now, “American Horror Story” actress Jessica Lange, Marc Jacobs is getting an interesting roster of spokespersons as he moves on to the next phase of his brand. Lange stars in the new beauty campaign for Marc Jacobs photographed by David Sims (who also shot Miley’s spring ads)–an unexpected choice considering cosmetics’ leanings to young models and actresses. At 64 years old, Jessica looks better than ever wearing a pensive expression in the moodily shot images.