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.
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Beauty News – In June, we shared the news about Marc Jacobs Beauty debuting in August, and the time is here! Available exclusively at Sephora, the 122 piece collection features nail lacquer, lip balm, foundation and much much more. Check out our picks of four looks from the range below. Shop the new Marc Jacobs Beauty collection here.
Punk Me – Vogue Taiwan highlights the punk trend in this beauty spread featured in its August issue. Model Ellinore Erichsen trades in her sheared locks for rocker chic hairpieces lensed by Yossi Michaeli. Melaney Oldenhof styled the beauty while hair stylist Charlie Taylor created the brunette’s teased tresses and makeup artist Deanna Melluso gave her a moody palette.
Masterpiece Theatre – For its August issue, Elle Canada works with renowned hair stylist Sam McKnight on a story featuring luxe punk style. With art direction by Brittany Eccles, John Van Der Schilden captures models Jenna Earle and Zoe Colivas in sleek autumn designs from the likes of Michael Kors, Maison Martin Margiela and Calvin Klein selected by Juliana Schiavinatto. McKnight gets creative with hairstyles ranging from luxurious curls to sleek braids while Greg Wencel works on makeup for the black and white snaps. / Beauty direction by Vanessa Craft
Fantastic Voyage – Appearing as the cover star of Allure Russia’s August issue, Eniko Mihalik evokes a classic Richard Avedon image on the front cover. Walter Chin shoots the Hungarian model in a series of high impact studio images where she dons wigs and vibrant makeup courtesy of Italo Gregorio and Makky. Stylist Anya Ziourava selects bold colors and metallic materials that make Eniko pop.