Posts Tagged ‘ombré’

Monday 19 November, 2012

Fear No: Dark Berry Lips Four Ways

Feeling a little iffy about the season’s bold, darkened berry lip? Try one of these looks—matte, glossy, ombré or stained—and you may find that one of them is your ticket to wearing this trend with confidence.

Saturday 13 October, 2012

Service Scout: Balancing Ombré Haircolor and Dry-Cutting

I’m a high-contrast type of girl. I never just want something “soft” or “subtle.” In other words: Screw the 50 shades of grey; I want black and I want white. To wit: My hair has always been some extreme shade—never just blonde, but platinum with a hint of lavender; never just brunette, but sable with […]

Friday 15 June, 2012

Oh, Outré: Violent Lips Glitterati Mix Gives You Instant Ombré Lips

When I laid eyes on the mouths at Prabal Gurung’s Spring 2012 show—full-on florid pink lips with a hit of deep aubergine smack-dab in the middle—I hoped the ombré lip look might gain traction in the beauty world. And while it hasn’t fully been recognized on the streets (come on, ladies! Let’s give it a […]

Friday 27 April, 2012

Story Time: Your Hairstylist is Not a Mind Reader

Gold is gold is gold, right? Not so fast: Your view of golden highlights may not match up to your hairstylist’s interpretation of the hue. Best to bring in those magazine tears to help explain your vision.

Thursday 26 January, 2012

Fear No: Ombré Lips

On the Prabal Gurung Spring 2012 runway, lips literally stopped the show. Why? Because MAC makeup artist Charlotte Tilbury painted them in the most vivid, ombré fade, your eye literally couldn’t look elsewhere. Can you pull off the ombré lip? Yes, you can—with some necessary tweaks.

Monday 23 January, 2012

Fear No: Ombré Green Glitter Nails

What happens when you take the best of Spring 2012’s green nail polish offerings, paint each nail a different hue, and then finish this mean-green manicure with a holographic glitter top coat? Absolute perfection!