Archive for August, 2011

August 31st, 2011

Angelina Jolie on the cover of Vanity Fair

St. Angie’s back! Angelina Jolie graces the October 2011 Vanity Fair cover. Something about the angles of her face and intensive of her gaze reminds me of what I always imagined Atlas Shrugged‘s Dagny Taggart to look like. Inside the article, Angelina denies reports that she’s pregnant, adopting or planning to marry Brad Pitt anytime soon. […]

August 31st, 2011

Fashion Week Question: Should I cover it or ignore it?

Hello my lovelies! Fashion Week is bearing down on we beauty writers with overwhelming force, and so I’m now faced with the same dilemma as in years past: cover or ignore? Personally, Fashion Week kind of grosses me out: bored, underfed, overprimped 15-year-olds parading down a runway in front of bored, underfed, overprimped editors? Eh. […]

August 30th, 2011

Bobbi Brown Marrakesh Chic Fall 2011 Makeup Collection

Marrakesh seems like an undeniably cool city–though I admit it’s not at the very top of my list. Those “Must Visit” spots are reserved for Sydney, Cape Town, Hong Kong, Shanghai and St. Petersburg. Still, I know many people who have been to Marrakesh and rave about its sights, smells and sounds, describing it as […]

August 29th, 2011

Get the Look: Katy Perry at the VMAs

I always feel a little “eh” about giving you Get The Look breakdowns. On the one hand, you can probably find them on a zillion sites, since publicists often send them out the morning after big events. On the other…well, when it’s a fun makeup or hair look, why not?! So, here’s how to get […]

August 28th, 2011

My favorite MTV Video Music Awards beauty looks

Okay, I’m currently watching the MTV Video Music Awards, and I feel about 75 years old. What is all this crap? No me gusta. (Thank God for Adele and the Foo Fighters. Please, Lady Gaga and Jersey Shore, go away.) Anyhow, poorly written sketches, terrible production and annoying performances aside, there were some great beauty […]

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