What do Mila Kunis, Dominic Sherwood, Kate Bosworth, and Max Scherzer have in common? Well, besides all being successful celebrities, they also have different-colored eyes. This is often the result of a condition called heterochromia iridum, which mostly affects the iris but can equally affect skin and hair color. Most of the times it’s subtle, but in...
Long-wear makeup, as glorious of an invention as it is, is tough to clean off at the end of a long day. Even worse is cleaning it off completely, no matter how long we scrub and lather. Here are several tips for easily removing long-wear makeup you wish you knew sooner.
Defined but natural-looking is the goal for eyebrows. Plus concealers with a light touch, and an artful new fragranceSome people are born with brows so luscious, if reincarnated they’d come back as a Persian rug. They are the ultimate face framers. Brows that are sparse can be fixed (I love beautician Sherrille Riley – nailsandbrows.me...
Eye candy, a scent with literary aspirations and a low-cost exfoliator you won’t be able to do withoutA nod to the 60s, yes, but being Prada, there’s a subversive twist: bleached eyebrows and trompe l’oeil eyeshadow. But let’s just talk lashes. Prep them with a primer – it helps avoids a clumpy finish....
A stunning (if impractical) way with eyes, smart scents and some matte lipstick you can’t do withoutWhen makeup artist Pat McGrath uses crystals and glitter (surely the most impractical of beauty trends) to create a heroine-worthy winged eye (as per the Valentino show), it becomes no-questions-asked desirable and every iota of pragmatism goes...
Eyeshadow flew off in a new direction on the Burberry catwalkWide slashes of pointed eyeshadow winged from the eyes of models at Burberry’s SS19 shows, which would have looked terribly dramatic were they not in gentle shades of bronze and taupe. Beige, for so long the safe option, whether on pale eyeshadow or...
Watch out for the radical new shades: but first get your buzz cutThese are not little girl pastels, the faded greens of pretty dresses and country wallpapers. Pastel shades at Marc Jacobs extended from the eyes and cheeks all the way to the hairdos, where bleachy pink dye jobs added a supernatural quality...
Get the sultry feline look with artfully smudged eye makeupIf you’re not so much leaping into the new year as dragging yourself grimly through the winter, then the dusty eye is for you. At Roberto Cavalli, models wore a feline eye with black liner across the top, and brown along the bottom lash...
To make your lips the focus of your look, be as bold as you dareMatte red lips give a very different effect to a traditional lipstick – they feel more bold, more modern and slightly intimidating in the right light. At Rochas, makeup artist Lynsey Alexander made these “stamped-on” lips the focus of...
There is now an array of potions and powders that will give you that authentic dewy lookWe don’t call it shiny, we call it “dewy”, we call it “fresh”, we call it any word, really, to avoid connotations of sweat. Shiny skin (as seen at Off-White) must be meant, which means potions and powders...

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