1 posts tagged "Imperial Jubilee"
Sienna Miller’s road to beauty superstardom hasn’t been all blond bangs and perma-tanned, svelte limbs. There have been trials and tribulations with overly plucked brows, corn rows, and dye jobs gone awry. But these days, the pregnant starlet has a fail-safe regimen that includes Skinceuticals, Amorepacific ABC Serum, MAC Select Foundation, Givenchy Hydra Magic Lip and Cheek Balm, NARS Multiple Bronzer in Palm Beach, and Chanel Rouge Allure in Fatale, which Miller calls her “perfect shade” of red lipstick. [Vogue U.K.]
The New York Times has decided to weigh in on the increasing popularity of nail-polish-as-fashion-accessory two years after the trend first became a matter of public discourse. But no matter; in a series of two articles, both published this week, the Gray Lady has joined the conversation, and here’s what she seems to be offering to the dialogue: Women—of all ages—are turning to new vibrant lacquer colors to “[take] a risk”; and men prefer pale pinks and clear topcoats to more experimental shades of green and yellow. Groundbreaking stuff. [NYT, NYT]
After a massive Facebook campaign to convince Mattel to make its one-of-a-kind bald Barbie a staple in its lineup of dolls for children with cancer, the toy company has conceded. The hairless dolls will come with an assortment of wigs, hats, scarves, and head coverings and will be available for donation and distribution early next year. [Times Live]
British perfumer Clive Christian, he of “the most expensive perfume in the world” fame, is getting into the Queen’s Jubilee spirit this year by offering his famed No. 1 fragrance in a new, collectible flacon. Only 500 bottles of the limited-edition Imperial Jubilee scent will be produced, with a higher concentration of the rose, jasmine, ylang-ylang, and ancient Indian sandalwood fragrance inside. The price? $1,300 a pop. [Racked]