Posts Tagged ‘ Brazil ’

A Hydrafacial We Can Get Behind

July 10, 2013
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A Hydrafacial We Can Get Behind

July 10, 2013 6:04pm I moved to the United States from Brazil over a decade ago; in all that time, I never found a facialist I’d visit twice. Yes, I’d been to excellent spas all over New York City, but even when they were advertised as “deep cleaning,” the facials never quite delivered. A...

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Black and Beauty: the exotic revival of a decade

May 21, 2013
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Black and Beauty: the exotic revival of a decade

Pulsating with real energy, Brazil is made of all things exotic, fun and seductive. Following its enticing rhythms, Brazilian beauty Samira Carvalho switches from channeling Josephine Baker’s art deco style, to mirroring the striking tribal queen in the fascinating black and white editorial photographed by Leandro Ramos. Bold and ready to make one statement...

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Beauty Nostalgia: Reminiscing With…Harry Josh

May 6, 2013
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Beauty Nostalgia: Reminiscing With…Harry Josh

Beauty Insider May 6, 2013  1:20 pm Beauty Nostalgia is a weekly column on Beauty Counter in which we ask influencers, tastemakers, and some of our favorite industry experts to wax poetic on the sticks, salves, and sprays that helped shape who they are today. The Pro: Harry Josh, celebrity hairstylist and John Frieda international...

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Weekend Beauty From Brazil

March 22, 2013
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Weekend Beauty From Brazil

Beauty Insider March 22, 2013  5:41 pm If you were looking for a little hair and makeup inspiration for the weekend—which should be sunny and (slightly) warmer, New Yorkers—look no further than the runway in Sao Palau, where Brazil’s biggest fashion week rages on. For his Spring/Summer Southern Hemisphere showcase, local hero Alexandre Herchcovitch ordered...

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Galeries Lafayette, Bottled

December 12, 2012
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Galeries Lafayette, Bottled

Nose Candy December 12, 2012  6:44 pm Last we checked in with Atelier Cologne, beauty veterans Sylvie Ganter and Christopher Cervasel’s labor of love that explores the idea of infusing higher concentrations of essential oils into traditionally light colonias, they were hard at work on a second line that focused on five singular ingredients. Following...

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Galeries Lafayette, Bottled

December 12, 2012
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Galeries Lafayette, Bottled

Nose Candy December 12, 2012  6:44 pm Last we checked in with Atelier Cologne, beauty veterans Sylvie Ganter and Christopher Cervasel’s labor of love that explores the idea of infusing higher concentrations of essential oils into traditionally light colonias, they were hard at work on a second line that focused on five singular ingredients. Following...

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Clothes to covet, music to tap your foot to: weekend watch

October 14, 2012
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Clothes to covet, music to tap your foot to: weekend watch

Valerie Ciriades’ spring / summer 2013 fashion film is also a music clip. And, to her credit, the music was especially composed and recorded as part of the project. While many fashion films struggle to find a point or a draw beyond the clothing they’re presenting, Ciriades’ instantly gets you with the stomping bass...

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Alessandra Ambrosio set to rep Brazil at Olympics closing

July 20, 2012
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Alessandra Ambrosio set to rep Brazil at Olympics closing

AFP Relax News – 15 hrs ago There’s yet more good news for fashion fans ahead of the London Olympics, with Victoria’s Secret Angel Alessandra Ambrosio the latest supermodel attached to the closing of the games. While all eyes may currently be on the UK capital, host of the 2016 Summer Games Rio de Janeiro is...

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Sao Paulo fashion show a riot of tropical color

June 15, 2012
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Sao Paulo fashion show a riot of tropical color

AFP Relax News – 44 mins ago Tropical prints, vibrant colors and sheer fabrics: Sao Paulo fashion week is making a splash aiming to sound a note of optimism and hope amid the global economic gloom. Bright shades of pink, green, turquoise and gold were echoed not just in the designs on display, but also in...

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LatAm’s top fashion event begins in Sao Paulo

June 12, 2012
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LatAm’s top fashion event begins in Sao Paulo

AFP Relax News – 3 hrs ago Sao Paulo fashion week — the top catwalk shows in Latin America — kicked off Monday, with some 30 Brazilian labels set to showcase their summer collections with the focus on sustainable design. Alexandre Herchcovitch, Animale and Tufi Duek were the first to unveil their latest creations at the...

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