• Beauty,  Beauty Buzz

    The Inspirational Beauty On America’s Next Top Model With Vitiligo

    Not many people understand vitiligo and one ANTM hopeful is slowly changing people’s perception of beauty. Meet Chantelle Young, the 19-year-old girl aiming to be on top! The America’s Next Top Model contestant is going into the next season – Cycle 21 with her head held high and she has created quite the buzz for herself even before the show starts. You see, Chantelle has a rare skin condition – vitiligo – which causes parts of her skin to be white while the rest of her skin is dark. “A lot of people have a story or a background, but mine is painted on my body,” she said in a…

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    Cult Favourites: Eyeko Mascara & Eyeliners Coming to Malaysia

    As the excitement builds for beauty addicts in Malaysia, we’ve got the lowdown on what you need to know about this cult brand before it hits stores this summer There is no doubt that fashion darling Alexa Chung played a huge role in making eye-makeup experts Eyeko the household name that it is today but let’s face it; the products speak for themselves. Known for the blackest of eyeliners that never budge and legendary mascaras, Eyeko quickly became a cult brand for beauty enthusiasts on the hunt for the best products. The beauty of Eyeko is that it sticks to what it knows, instead of spreading too thinly and dabbling in a…

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    Burberry Set To Launch Skincare Line By 2015

    We see what you did there Burberry! Just days after we heard confirmation about Gucci’s beauty line; now Burberry has come to up the game with announcement of its own skincare line. Say what? Yeah, according to a report in the Telegraph UK, the fashion powerhouse will be rolling out its own skincare range by next year. Burberry’s first beauty line debuted back in 2010 and since then it has made quite the foray into the beauty industry with beautiful nail colours and gorgeous lipsticks in its collection. Coming up, there’s a Beauty Box concept store planned for Asia and a fragrance targeted at mid-teens launching this Sept. Grazia UK predicts…

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    Confirmed! Gucci Will Be Launching Beauty Line

    Game on! Or is it face on? Rumours first surfaced back in June last year that Gucci is looking into creating its own beauty line. Today it has been confirmed that Gucci will definitely be joining the likes of Chanel, Dior and YSL at the beauty counter. The luxury brand’s first cosmetics collection is set to launch this September. Beauty junkies can expect eye, lip and nail colours as well as brushes and skin preparation products among the line-up. Charlotte Casiraghi, who is the granddaughter of Grace Kelly, has been casted to star in the campaign. The Gucci line will be produced by P&G Prestige which has renowned British makeup…

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    The Mink 3D Printer Is Everything A Beauty Junkie Would Want!

    On our wish list for 2015 – the Mink! 3D printing has seen some exciting offerings this few years such as the pretty nail jewellery and Dita Von Teese’s gorgeous dress. The current buzz is the Mink 3D printer, which lets you create any lipstick, blush or eyeshadow colour you want. Developed by Grace Choi, a Harvard Business School alumni, the nifty machine utilises the same substrates and ingredients used by popular makeup brands to create a particular product. Substrates form the base for lipsticks, eyeshadows, creams, bronzers, etc. and it is mixed with other ingredients as well as pigments to create the perfect formulas. Most major beauty brands use the same quality…

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    The Simpsons X M.A.C Cosmetics Fall 2014 Collection

    D-oh! Cosmetic brand M.A.C is on a role with yet another pop culture collaboration for Fall We haven’t even seen the Lorde collaboration in stores yet and already we’re getting news of another M.A.C collection with The Simpsons! Celebrating the 25th anniversary of the world’s favourite yellow family, M.A.C Cosmetics will be releasing a limited-edition collection dedicated to the power woman of the hit animated TV series – Marge Simpson. With her signature blue beehive, lime green dress, red necklace and shoes, you can expect this to be a collection bursting with colours. We’re hoping there will be eyelashes to mimic Marge’s large open eyes! No word yet on the…

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    Humans Prefer Women with Less Makeup On, So Says Study

    According to a study, women are seen as more attractive when they have less makeup on Her look says it all. We’re going to assume this study by the researchers at Bangor University and Aberdeen University was done with the assumption that women do of course, wear makeup to seem more attractive to others and not just for themselves. The study which was published by the Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, saw 44 women put on makeup as if they were going out for a night on the town. Each of them were then photographed before and after putting on the makeup, and the photographs were then altered so that there were 21…

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    Tory Burch Lip Color Collection in Malaysia

    We do love when the worlds of fashion and beauty collide, from Dior to Marc Jacobs..and now, Tory Burch! Tory Burch loves color — and has created 12 distinctive shades for her new Lip Color Collection. From tomboy neutrals to feminine pinks and bold brights, the collection is designed to flatter a variety of skin tones. Encased in gold and orange fretwork, each lipstick is a super-chic accessory in itself. The new collection builds on the successful launch of Tory’s signature pinky-nude lip color — “Pas du Tout.” Formulated to deliver the ideal balance of sheer yet vibrant color and rich texture with a weightless finish, each lipstick is subtly scented with the…

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    Sephora Now Available Online Via Zalora!

    Yup, your favourite beauty brand is now online! Last week, we shared the news that you can shop for M.A.C Cosmetics online, with free shipping if we might add! Today, we’re excited to tell you that Sephora has gone digital too by joining the line-up of brands on Zalora. You can now access not only an array of international fashion brands on site but also the best of beauty brands too. It is targeted that eventually by mid-year, you can find the assortment of exclusive beauty brands available on Zalora to be highly similar to what you might find in a regular Sephora store. Ooh the excitement! Click here to…

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    Women Strip Their Makeup Off for Empowering Dermablend Campaign

    It can be difficult exposing yourself and your perceived flaws to the rest of the world, but that’s why these Dermablend Professional commercials send out such a powerful and emotional message: You are not your skin. First impressions usually sets the tone for how people would describe you and for those of us who have less than perfect skin, it can break the soul and self esteem to hear, “You know her, she’s the one with the really bad skin” as opposed to something that describes your personality more. Unfortunately, it’s a shallow world we live in and sometimes remaining positive when other people knowingly or unknowingly put you down…