IDINA MENZEL (wearing Angel Sanchez) helped kick off Super Bowl 49 by showcasing her famous vocals while performing the national anthem in front of thousands in the stadium stands of Phoenix, Arizona--and the millions who watched from at home. With so many eyes literally on her, Idina wanted to look her very best--so naturally, she called in her go-to mane man, Celebrity Hairstylist TED GIBSON. Ted gave us an inside look on what it was like to get Idina ready for such a major night in both sports and her career, "I am so honored to have been able to be a part of this incredible moment in her life. The look I created for is her favorite and is classic Idina – 'the gibson girl wave'!" STEP #1: "I started off with freshly shampooed and conditioned hair. Idina’s look is all about effortless texture – to help achieve this I applied 3 different products to her hair before blow drying. At the root I used Kerastase Résistance Mousse Volumifique for volume, on the mid shaft and ends I applied Kerastase's Résistance Spray Volumifique, then on top of that I used Kerastase's Densimorphose Thickening Treatment Mousse.
CHRISSY TEIGEN stunned on the red carpet at the 2015 NFL Honors in her two piece Temperley London embroidered white ensemble. The 29-year-old Sports Illustrated model played up the glamorous bohemian vibe with golden makeup and a loosely woven side braid. Celebrity Hairstylist JEN ATKIN beautifully took a classic relaxed 'do and updated it for an elegant evening out on the town. Get the step-by-step scoop below on how she did it! STEP 1: Prep damp hair with Leonor Greyl Mousse au Lotus Volumatrice and Sachajuan Ocean Mist sea salt spray. STEP 2: Blow dry with a medium sized Ibiza Boar Bristle Round Brush to create volume through the roots and a bend at the ends.
For her first fashion show appearance of the new year, KRISTEN STEWART stepped out for the Chanel Spring/Summer 2015 Haute Couture show during Paris Fashion Week. The 24-year-old "Still Alice" actress donned a sporty black piped white dress with platform oxford booties, and a star earring clip that was showcased thanks to her wavy side-pinned hairstyle. Kristen teamed back up with her international hairstylist KEN O'ROURKE for the day and, as always, Ken graciously shared tips on achieving the look with The Fashion Court.
JESSICA CHASTAIN rocked the blue carpet when she arrived for the 2015 Critics' Choice Movie Awards, but it wasn't the heavily-embellished Antonio Berardi cutout gown the "A Most Violent Year" was wearing that stole the show--it was her ultra-cool interlocking braided hairstyle! Celebrity Hairstylist RENATO CAMPORA worked with Jessica to achieve a cool 'do unlike what you typically see from a Hollywood star; it was refreshing, fun, and definitely a look that stood out amongst the many noggins sporting those classic sculpted waves. THE INSPIRATION: "The inspiration for Jessica's hair at the Critics' Choice Awards came from the beautiful dress. Once I saw the high neckline, I knew we wanted to show that off. Working with the silhouette, I decided to pull the hair off of the face and create a beautiful loose braid in the back. The result was a modern shape that really complemented the whole look," he explained.
KRISTEN STEWART promoted her latest film "Still Alice" with an appearance on "Late Night with Seth Meyers", and although she was rocking a sleek pixie cut and a cute menswear-inspired dark ensemble, the focus was definitely on her super bold pink lipstick. Makeup artist BEAU NELSON, who is often K-Stew's go-to guy, helped her get ready for her late night television visit by achieving the color with products from Urban Decay and Colourpop. Read on to learn how to add a pretty punch to your own pout!
NICOLA PELTZ glowed on the purple carpet for the Warner Bros. and InStyle Magazine annual celebration for the 2015 Golden Globe Awards. The 20-year-old "Bates Motel" actress flaunted her flawless skin in an off-the-shoulder bicolor embroidered dress that she played up with a loosely gathered up-do and intense smoky eyes. Celebrity Makeup Artist QUINN MURPHY helped the starlet get ready for her night out and was inspired by her edgy dress, "Nicola’s makeup was all about the eyes. Smokey and strong. She wore a stunning Balenciaga black and white dress, and the strong sultry eyes added to the bold look," he explained. THE SKIN & CHEEKS: "I prepped her skin with Hourglass Veil Mineral Primer, then I applied NARS Radiant Cream Foundation in Vallauris with a damp Beauty Blender. I framed her face with a bronzy tan cream from NARS Matte Multiple called Vientiane, dabbing it on the temples, under the cheekbones, and along the jaw line. I filled in her brows with Cle de Peau Brow Powder just to add some definition."
KRISTEN STEWART hit the red carpet for the AFI FEST 2014 screening of her new movie "Still Alice" where she wore a edgy geometric printed Chanel mini dress and sported a textured wavy mane with shimmering opalescent makeup to match. the hair. GIANNANDREA, one of Kristen's go-to mane men, worked with the actress and achieved the "rocker chic" look using products exclusively from Macadamia Professional. THE STYLE: "I started on wet hair and applied ample amounts of Macadamia Professional Foaming Volumizer to the entire head. Then I created a deep side part on the left side of the head.
Unfrost My Heart Trio as well as my test-run of the 12 Cremes and Shimmers also featured in the collection.
12 Cremes and Shimmers from the collection, make sure you backtrack to check those out before heading over to Part III: Rollin' In Cashmere Trio.
Unfrost My Heart Trio: Review and the Rollin' In Cashmere Trio: Review). At first glance, despite the hearts I had in my eyes, I didn't fail to notice that there was only one green in the collection and zero blue. I was a bit torn on how I felt about that, but it didn't diminish my excitement to test out of the collection, which I was able to do when OPI sent the shades my way. I hope you enjoy my review.