Review by: Jenny Potter
With a shop full of bright, glittery polishes and super cute nail decals, Krystyn and Maddy Scrbic are the queens of trendy, eco-friendly nail art.
The Toronto sisters started selling their hand-mixed nail polishes on their Etsy shop, Beyond the Nail, earlier this year.
Jenny tries out Beyond the Nail Neon Pink polish. (Jenny Potter/QMI Agency)
They really set themselves apart by selling premium polishes free of dibutyl phthalate, formaldehyde and toluene — harsh chemicals found in some other polishes.
Bollywood star Priyanka Chopra is the new Guess girl, making history as the first Indian model to star in the brand’s iconic ads – to top it off, the campaign also has a Canadian twist.
Priyanka Chopra in the new GUESS campaign. (Handout/Guess/Bryan Adams)
The actress, former Miss World, and recording artist joins the elite group of beautiful faces chosen by Guess’ Creative Director Paul Marciano to front the brand’s campaign ads. Shots for the holiday campaign featuring Chopra were taken by Canadian singer-photographer Bryan Adams.
Chopra said that it was an honour to be picked for the campaign, especially as the “first brown model”.
Lena Dunham (WENN.com, Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images/AFP)
Writer, actress, and inadvertent body image hero Lena Dunham might be adding a Vogue cover to her list of accomplishments – and that would be great.
According to Radaronline.com, Anna Wintour will be hosting a swanky “top secret” (but not) dinner to bewitch woo the 27-year-old (seriously, she’s still in her 20′s) into covering the fashion bible.
Christian Louboutin wants you to look perfectly nude.
Christian Louboutin Nudes Collection, includes five classic Louboutin styles in different shades of ‘nude’ to match womens’ skintone. (Courtesy: Christian Louboutin)
The shoe designer has customized the nude heel in his new ‘Nudes’ collection to match different skin tones, ranging in shades from ‘fair blush’ to ‘rich chestnut.’ The colourways come in five classic Louboutin styles, including the ever-popular, Pigalle.
Eyebrows are an underrated beauty asset. When properly groomed, they can beautifully frame a face and really make eyes pop (says everyone who’s seen Lily Collins on a red carpet).
NARS brow gel in Kinshasa, perfector in Kalamata, gel in Oural and perfector in Salzbourg. (NARS)
Our obliging editors gave NARS‘ new brow perfector and gel ($22 each) a spin – here’s what went down. Read more…