Chic Checks – Vogue Taiwan shows plaid pieces can be surprisingly sophisticated in its September 2013 issue. Chinese model Tian Yi stars in the “Classic Check” feature snapped by fashion photographer Yossi Michaeli. She wears charming checked apparel from Thom Browne, Celine, and Moschino selected by stylist Melaney Oldenhof. Hair and makeup artists Kayla Michelle and Deanna Melluso helped enhance Tian’s fine features. Danielle Von Braun served as art director on the beauty shoot.
Rihanna for MAC, Take 3 – Marking her third collaboration with makeup giant MAC, singer Rihanna’s fall line with the cosmetics brand is set to hit stores on October 3rd. The full collection of holiday products will arrive in December. The range includes her signature lipstick “RiRi Woo” available as a lip gloss as well as bronzer, eye mascara and eyeshadow palettes. Prices for the line range from $16.50 to $44.00.
Ready for Her Close Up – Laura Upeniece dazzles with bright red lips and shimmering metallic eyes in Harper’s Bazaar Turkey’s latest beauty feature. Ergin Turunc’s up close photographs show that the model really is as flawless as she appears on the runway. However, no doubt that stunning face received a helping hand from the expert cosmetic application of makeup stylist Ali Riza Ozdemir. / Hair by Yildirim Bozuyuk, Beauty editor – Pelin Hascalik
Mystic Metallics – Dior releases a new beauty line for the fall-winter season titled, “Mystic Metallics”. Daria Strokous stars in the new campaign and video with photography by Steven Meisel. The line is inspired by Monsieur Dior’s belief in omens and superstitions ranging from his first meeting with fortune tellers at the age of fourteen. The “Mystic Metallics” collection includes a nail varnish set, eyeshadow palette, Diorshow Fusion Mono gel-mousse and blush in rosy shades.
Hair Story – Curly hair gets its time to shine in this beauty spread featured in the September issue of Elle Bulgaria. Photographer Conny Kirste captures redhead model Sarah Baumann in volume-filled hairstyles courtesy of hair and makeup artist Sofie Uehla. Sarah’s standout coifs are paired with gold jewelry and embellished tops.
Autumn Glam – Toni Garrn fronts the fall advertisements for NARS Cosmetics, sporting the Eye Paint line as well as a collection of signature eyeshadows. The German stunner is seductive in the beauty shots with glam curls and full red lips. This isn’t her first time posing in a beauty campaign, however, Toni previously starred in a Givenchy cosmetics ad.
Summer Shades – Stylish shades are front and center for Blake Davenport’s latest beauty images shot for Fashion Gone Rogue. Models Giulia Bizz and Andreia Contreiras don sunglasses from the likes of Fendi, Yves Saint Laurent and Bottega Veneta in the glossy images. Makeup artist Lindsey Williams creates the pair’s dewy skin while hair stylist Katsumi Matuso gives the girls’ glam curls.
Color Cosmetics – ck One Cosmetics’ fall outing enlists Fei Fei Sun, Caroline Brasch Nielsen and Tilda Lindstam for a new beauty campaign photographed by David Sims. The girls show off their stunning features in the brand’s autumn range of eyeshadow, mascara and lipstick products.
Wu x Lancome – Jason Wu is the latest designer to enter the cosmetics world. Earlier this year, we reported about Marc Jacobs and Alber Elbaz collaborations, and now the Taiwanese designer is breaking into the makeup world with a Lancôme collaboration. The cosmetics range will include fifteen pieces such as mascara, eyeshadow palettes and lipsticks. Jason Wu’s collaboration with Lancome will be available exclusively at Nordstrom and in New York at Bergdorf Goodman during Fashion Week in September. (Huffington Post)
Chiharu – Current face of Stella McCartney’s fall campaign, Chiharu Okunugi, graces the pages of Vogue China’s August issue for a beauty feature. Chris Craymer captures the Japanese model in elegant looks ranging from sporty to ultra-feminine styled by April Hughes. Hair stylist Thomas McKiver and makeup artist Fredrik Stambro create summer beauty looks for Chiharu to wear. Check out the model in action in the video below.