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Beautiful People

  • An Artful Array of Beautifying Tea Herbs

    Blending Beauty Teas with the Ladies of R.L. Linden

      Beauty is not just skin deep – it’s deeply connected to health and habits. And natural beauty isn’t just about looking natural – at it’s most basic, it’s also about allowing nature’s beauty…

    July 1, 2014
  • Orange Crush. Marilyn Minter, 2009. Enamel on metal, 108 x 180 inches.

    Marilyn Minter’s Subversive Beauty

      What would happen if you ate all your makeup – and it was laced with LSD? What if piling on the trappings of glamour and beauty could give you an ice cream headache?…

    March 4, 2014
  • Cole Haan Born in 1928

      Authentic is a buzzword that’s way overused, especially in advertising. When we see “authentic” statements next to obvious models, giving obviously faux attitude, we’re over it. And fast. But manufacturers have to sell…

    October 2, 2013
  • Cult Favorites: Miss Craig

    It’s easy to make fun of vintage beauty regimens – any beauty fiend who’s watched George Cukor’s 1939 classic The Women is mesmerized by the beauty salon scenes, where Park Avenue’s finest wives are…

    September 10, 2013
  • Beautiful People: Way Bandy

    To call him a beauty pioneer is no overstatement: Way Bandy was the first superstar makeup artist. And for photographic makeup techniques, you could say he started it all…     When fashion photography…

    June 5, 2013
  • Beautiful People: Hedy Lamarr

    She was called “The Most Beautiful Woman in the World” – and as a Hollywood movie star, Hedy Lamarr was certainly one of the most stunningly beautiful women of the twentieth century. But while…

    March 12, 2013
  • Beautiful People: Jane Iredale

    Working as a makeup artist, I’m familiar with the extremes of what can be put on a face. Plastic glitter, sequins, acrylic paint, theatrical adhesives… sometimes it gets a little nasty. And while we…

    December 18, 2012
  • Camilla Barungi: A New Model of Economics

    In the fashion business, there’s no shortage of models turned beauty entrepreneurs. The pressure to always look good – plus countless hours spent in hair and makeup – assure a comfortable expertise with what…

    July 25, 2011