What would Queen Elizabeth, who has been wearing the same $9 nail polish since 1989, think of the latest fad — nail art fidget spinners that actually spin?! Right, we know….stupid idea…; Kimora Lee Simmons’ fashion line at center of corruption probe; Bubble face masks bubbling up all over social media; Why so many fashion bloggers now getting into vlogging (YouTube); “2 Jeans Dress” ($445!); The self-made woman behind the country’s hottest anti-wrinkle tool….
Americans spent $8 billion on invasive plastic surgeries last year–here’s where that money went (And maybe…just maybe…may-be….some of that on Pam Anderson’s new look?); Birchbox going big w/its next limited edition beauty box–a co-creation w/Vogue; Selma Hayek wears $4300 Gucci pajamas to Cannes luncheon; Coach introducing new NASA-themed collection; Helen Mirren reveals to Tulane’s graduating class that she has … a tattoo !
The beautiful, always stylish Dina Merrill has passed away, at the age of 93; Sarah Jessica Parker reveals she still has Carrie Bradshaw’s most prized possession (Yes, the ‘Carrie’ necklace–you figured..right?); Novak Djokovic is Lacoste’s new crocodile; Mirrored sunglasses are officially happening this summer; The edgy tattoo trend influencers/celebs are obsessing over (Hint: 1967, 1980, 1992).
Unicorn hair not your style? Try Moody Charcoal instead; More women choosing not to shave underarms and legs; Urban Decay’s Naked Skin Illuminizer blowing up on Instagram; Forever 21 bringing its “beauty boutique” (Riley Rose) to malls; Lessons every bride-to-be can learn from Pippa’s hair and makeup; Olsen twins out w/a dry shampoo that smells like whiskey; Starburst dress.
Why is everyone smoking again?; I mean–hellloooooo?; Susan Sarandon just proved why 70 is the new 20; Alberta Ferretti’s super popular days-of-the-week cashmere sweaters get swimwear spinoff – natch; “Liquid Spanx” for your eye bags now exists; What Bobbi Brown eats for glowing skin (Hint: not many “meals”); Male romper spotted on the L-train.
World’s most expensive earrings fetch $57 million at Sotheby’s; French style icon says that wearing expensive clothes can age you (Editor’s note: mix and max–STAT)!; This brand will give you new clothes if your size changes; J.Crew’s epic sale–going on now; Rue21 bankruptcy; Allure Readers’ Choice 2017 Award Winners–from hair to body…
Is facial acupuncture the next Botox alternative?; Twitter is conflicted about the RompHim, a romper for men; Controversial new legging trend (skin-colored!) is already celebrity approved; Elle Fanning the new face of L’Oréal Paris; One-piece swimsuits now more popular than bikinis; Mona Lisa as a street star (funky Insta account); Yellow blush…
Rib-cage bragging is the new demeaning body trend sweeping social media; Another beauty competition series coming to Lifetime…this one hosted by Adriana Lima (Take THAT, Matt Harvey!); Gigi Hadid has found a way for you to wear your sports bra to dinner; New three-piece Nars Orgasm Collection available today; Abercrombie ditches shirtless models; Boscia Charcoal Jelly Ball Cleanser going viral.
NYU launches new fashion and luxury MBA program (one-year curriculum–starts next May); Tommy Hilfiger and Gigi Hadid-collaborating for two more seasons; Popular 23-karat gold face cream (Sephora’s top seller!) may not be worth its weight in .. ?; Steiff’s Choupette; Furla’s inflatable purse — It’s this summer’s most ‘grammable bag .. not only comes in eye-popping colors, but it actually floats.
As predicted, Ikea’s “The Original” Frakta bag sets off explosion of blue plastic creations–from corsets to caps to thongs; Negative side effects of lip injections you may not know about; Concern over rise in acne drug use; Resurgence of Crocs (Drew Barrymore effect?); Surprising things that can give you wrinkles…