the beautiful life

The Beautiful Life
Marie Claire's beauty editors Ning and Lizzie went behind the scenes at New York Fashion Week to uncover this season's hottest trends.
Would You Get Hair Injections?
Mesotherapy, a technique popular in Europe for firming skin, is now …
Tokyo 411
Where to go to get primped and runway-ready in Tokyo.
The Beautiful Life: Wrapping Up the Runway Shows
When I get to the backstage area, I run into master-manicurist Jin S…
The Beautiful Life: The Rodarte Show
To prevent photographers from snapping shots of the hair and makeup …
The Beautiful Life: Backstage Gossip
Had an epiphany: Models dont diet, they just dont have time to eat. Saw one poor girl backstage who tried to reach for a piece of chees…
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The Beautiful Life: Extreme Runway Looks
Tom Pecheux is doing the makeup for Nars at Derek Lam. The lips are deep red and lined with super-shiny gloss that amps up the pout-fa…
The Beautiful Life: Backstage Gossip
I peak at the clothes as the models do a pre-show practice run. There are lots of bold colors and short, fun hemlines. Cant wait to see…
The Beautiful Life: How Tall is Too Tall?
Fashion week has officially started. The MC office looks like a gathering of Amazons with everyone in their highest heels.
The Beautiful Life: Fashion Week Begins
Its Labor Day weekend and the models have descended upon Manhattan for Fashion Week. The subways are packed with skinny, six-feet-tall …