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Hair DIY – Taylor Swift-inspired Sleek & Adorable Figure Eight Ponytail

By Cindy Tham I was looking for a sleek but special ponytail hairstyle to wear at a friend’s wedding dinner when I stumbled upon Taylor Swift’s braided ponytail. Taylor looked amazing and so effortlessly put together with this clean and absolutely adorable hairstyle with a twist at the recent American Music Awards. And, believe it … Continue reading

Winging It – Using Scotch Tape to Get the Perfect Cat-Eye in Seconds

We all know patience is a great virtue. But many a times, the girl just doesn’t have all day in front of the dresser to get that perfect Angelina Jolie wing tip or  cat-eye look. This brilliant eyeliner trick by Jane Marie using scotch tape (can you believe it?) will give the most pristine wings … Continue reading

Get the Look – Kristen Stewart at the Twilight Breaking Dawn Premier

Twilight fever has hit critical mass as the stars of the popular series strut their stuff on the red carpet for the much-anticipated world premiere of Breaking Dawn Part 1 in Los Angeles. Kristen Stewart certainly didn’t disappoint by surprising the crowd and critics with her full-on glamour, instead of her usual casual, hair-down style. … Continue reading

Hairy Feet Are In – Louboutin Gives Us ‘It’ Lion Paws

Furry toes are on the prowl on the red carpets. Lovingly named ‘Alex’, Louboutin’s new ‘lion paw’ stilettos from the autumn/winter 2011 collection are driving the fashion world wild. Spotted on two of the most stylish women in Hollywood – Sarah Jessica Parker and Blake Lively – this pair of fancy heels is complete with … Continue reading

Beauty High – Attractive Women like Rosie Huntington have a Cocaine-like Effect on Men

He says her eyes are like stars in the sky, her lips like luscious rose blossoms…but what is actually going on in his brain? A study of attractiveness by Harvard University researchers found that looking at pictures of gorgeous women like Rosie Huntington-Whiteley evokes the same reaction in a man’s brain “reward centre” as cocaine, … Continue reading

Would You Leave Home With Hairy Legs or Pits? – Tyra Banks on her Shave-cation

By Emily Wong It certainly can feel like a chore some mornings, but a quick informal survey around the office and women I know confirmed that most ladies (and men) agreed that keeping our legs and underarms neatly defuzzed is necessary basic grooming. But for Tyra Banks, there’s no need to bother with the the … Continue reading

Unusually Refreshing – Lady Gaga Goes Au Naturel in “You And I” Fashion Film (VIDEO)

Lady Gaga, known for her controversial avant garde outfits, has collaborated with Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin to create a series of five arty short films to accompany her latest single, “You and I”. The first video, entitled “Haus of Ü Featuring Nymph,” was released on Thursday. The two minute plus video featured Lady … Continue reading

Dame vs Duchess – Vivienne Westwood Doesn’t Think Much of Kate Middleton’s Eyeliner & ‘Ordinary’ Style

By Claudia Lin Grande Dame of British fashion, Vivienne Westwood, shared her views on the London Sunday Times about the Duchess of Cambridge’s style — particularly with Kate Middleton’s penchant for heavy black liner all around her eyes. “I think she’s got a problem with eye makeup!” Westwood said. “The sharp line around her eyes … Continue reading

Women in Pants – Tim Gunn Talks About Hillary Clinton’s Pant Suits & ‘Gender Confusion’

By Emily Wong We are quite sure Tim Gunn has caught Hillary Clinton’s attention. During his appearance on ‘Lopez Tonight’ a few days ago, the fashion guru criticized the Secretary of State’s fashion choices. “WHY must she dress that way? I think she’s confused about her gender…all these big, baggy, menswear tailored pantsuits,” Gunn told … Continue reading

L’Oreal’s Julia Roberts and Christy Turlington Ad Campaigns Banned for Over-Photoshopping

By Emily Wong Julia Roberts and Christy Turlington are both known for their beauty. But it appears they may not be beautiful enough to make it as they are onto glossy magazine pages featuring their L’Oreal makeup ads. The UK’s Advertising Standards Authority has banned two overly retouched ads by the actress and supermodel for … Continue reading