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What Does Lupita Nyong’o Trust Her Face With?

The new Lancôme Ambassadress Lupita Nyong’o’s made a presence at the 2014 Glamour Women of the Year Awards and makeup artist Nick Barose, added to her definition of glamour. Barose gave the honoree a glittering, metallic eye and sultry lip to compliment her golden couture gown.. plus, made sure she wore her trusted goods to help her…

Runway Show Marathon Serves Up Cotton, Stars, and a Fashion Record as Miami Beach Celebrates Their Centennial

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Cotton’s 24 Hour Runway Show, a fashion fête presented by Cotton Incorporated was held this past weekend on Miami Beach’s iconic Ocean Drive, officially setting a new Guinness World Record for the “Longest Fashion Show” based on length of time. With the help of more than 50 hair and makeup artists, 60 models festooned the record-breaking runway in…

Jasmin Tookes Speaks To Chispa: Taking A Fragrance to the Next Level

Victoria’s Secret model, Jasmin Tookes sits with Chispa Magazine regarding the launch of their newest fragrance, Scandalous, plus goes down memory lane and speaks on the importance of I-C-E! Q:  You were discovered during one of your mother’s showroom styling appointments. How old were you and was becoming a model one of your aspirations? I was…

Movin’ a la Latina Style

As a Latina we are anything but BASIC. However, we need to know about the basic fundamental steps to create a flawless look, which inspired us to attend a phenomenal event in Miami by Urban Decay. The new NAKED2 Basics Eye Shadow Palette inspired founder of the Vixen Workout, Janet Jones, to create a fierce six-step…

Folklore the Valentino Way

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There are few artists in recent history who evoke a more powerful portrait of a lady than Frida Kahlo. Having referenced the work of several strong female characters in their time at Valentino, it’s no surprise that designers Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli edged the Mexican icon into the frame for resort wear. A stroke of genius on canvas…

The Romina Files: Scotch on the Rocks Collection

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Bobbi Brown’s latest strong and confident collection of warm matte browns, golden metallic nudes, and silky rich reds will accompany you during any winter occasion: from an intimate cozy night to a lavish dinner party or a glam black tie affair. PLUS Makeup Lessons In conjunction with the launch of the Scotch on the Rocks…

The Saratoga Lady is Bedazzling The Races

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Concord dazzles at the race with a new Concord Saratoga Lady timepiece set with diamonds on the case and on the bracelet. Wrapped around a delicate mother-of-pearl dial with fine painted horse details and 10 sparkling diamonds, the sleek stainless steel case is enlightened with 32 magnificent diamonds. This beautiful watch takes elegance one step further…

Fashion à la Home

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The fashion industry’s most recognized designers have defined the trends that consumers can expect to see in the upcoming months. The colors, shapes and textures from the past month’s curated collections will not only impact the wardrobes of fashionistas across the country, but also other aspects of our lives, from home décor to beauty.  To assist homeowners looking to add a fashion forward…