Beauty & the Beat

May 2012 archive

Glam Career: A Day in The Life of Fashion Journalist Claire Sulmers of The Fashion Bomb Daily!

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Wednesday, May 30, 2012 Comments: 0

The F&B world can seem so exclusive that sometimes as a working professional, it’s very competitive (and sometimes a discouraging process) to land your dream gig. Claire Sulmers is a fashion-savvy  journalists who proves that you can have a place in any facet of the industry as long as you work hard and believe in your craft. During one of my daily visits continue reading →

Haute or Not: Miley Cyrus’ White Jean Paul Gaultier Blazer (… Dress?) at The 2012 Billborad Music Awards

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Monday, May 21, 2012 Comments: 2
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Miley turned up the heat at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards in a super-short white Jean Paul Gaultier blazer. The star brought fashion flair to the “look-Ma-no-pants” themed look with a pair of Christian Louboutin sandals. (I adore these heels!) I didn’t care too much for the gold necklaces she adorend the look with. I think it continue reading →

5 Ways to Wear a Topknot!

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Sunday, May 13, 2012 Comments: 0
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One of the trendiest (and easy to accomplish) hair trends this season is the topknot hairstyle. Here are some tips on different ways you can flaunt this style and look fab while doing it. Nicole Richie’s topknot showcases one of the hottest beauty trends this season– bangs! This look is fun, flirty and free, plus continue reading →

Remembering Hair Legend Vidal Sassoon

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Thursday, May 10, 2012 Comments: 0
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Yesterday, the beauty world was shaken by the passing the legendary hair icon Vidal Sassoon to leukemia. Vidal was born in London, England and at 14 began his journey in the hair world with an apprenticeship in London.  He said his mother encouraged him to style hair. “I thought I’d be a soccer player but continue reading →

Fashions From The 2012 #METGALA!

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Tuesday, May 8, 2012 Comments: 0
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Anna Wintour in Prada. #METGALA Rihanna in Tom Ford. #METGALA Beyonce in Givenchy. #METGALA Oh how I love that train! Solange Knowles in Rachel Roy. #METGALA Victoria Justice in Alexander McQueen. #METGALA Paula Patton in Vera Wang. #METGALA Love these earrings!! La La Anthony in Zac Posen. #METGALA Scarlett Johansson in Docle & Gabbanna. #METGALA continue reading →

Check Out My Stories in the May 2012 Issue of Sister 2 Sister Magazine! (On Newsstands, Now!)

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Monday, May 7, 2012 Comments: 2
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Happy Monday afternoon, lovelies! I just wanted to do a quick post letting you know that, if you haven’t already picked up a copy of the May 2012 issue of Sister 2 Sister magazine, you should because I have two fab features in the book! I was privileged to do interview Ericka Dotson, the Co-Founder continue reading →

5 Ways To Incorporate The Neon Color Trend Into Your Beauty Looks!

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Neon colors are everywhere this season, and I’m not just talking about vivid clothing and accessories.  Neon makeup is also making it’s rounds and puh-lease believe me when I say it’s wearable and fab-u-lous-ly glam! Here are 5 ways to merge this this trend into your everyday beauty looks. Tantalizing Tresses Lauren Conrad looked super-cute with continue reading →

Fashion Beat: Anna Dello Russo To Design Accessories Collection For H&M!

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Thursday, May 3, 2012 Comments: 0
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H&M has really been giving us affordable glam with limited-edition designer collections lately, and they’ve foraging ahead with a super-glamazing accessories collaboration with Anna Dello Russon, the Fashion Director at Japanese Vogue. The line will include jewelry, sunglasses, shoes, bags and more! If you’ve never heard of Anna, let me put it like this… to continue reading →

Glamspiration: Solange Knowles’ Gorgeous White Stéphane Rolland Spring 2012 Couture Gown!

Author: Beauty & the Beat Blog ON: Wednesday, May 2, 2012 Comments: 2
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Sorry. For. The. Abrupt. Nature. Of. How. I’m. Starting. This. Post. But. I’m. Trying. To. Catch, My. Breath. *Takes deep breath* Solange Knowles sucked the air out of me and then proceeded to rejuvenate my life one short breath at a time in this Stéphane Rolland Spring 2012 dress at this year’s White House Correspondents Dinner. continue reading →