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How to Speak Fashion

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How to Speak Fashion


Confused by all the fashion speak at Fashion Week? We've broken down all the fashion acronyms—fashionyms, if you will—that rule the style set's vocabulary.

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I Thank God for My Birthday!

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WOW!

The first rain of the new year 2015 in my location in Lagos city falls on my birthday like showers from heaven. A sign from my one and only Almighty Father JEHOVAH JIREH that He is sending me showers of His awesome blessings for the year. HALLELUJAH!

Thanks to Schubbs Dental Clinics for being the first to wish me Happy Birthday.

Followed my Guaranty Trust Bank Plc; my "Friends" on Rebranding Nigeria Clubs on Facebook; and other special people for remembering my special day.

Dear Michael Chima:

We wish you a very happy birthday!

Thank you for being a member of American Consumer Opinion®.

Sincerely,

Anne Parks

Vice President

American Consumer Opinion®












Introducing Eva Green: L'Oreal Professionnel's Newest International Spokesperson

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Introducing Eva Green: L'Oreal Professionnel's Newest International Spokesperson


NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- L'Oreal Professionnel is proud to announce that Eva Green - Bond girl in Casino Royale, heroin of the new hit TV series Penny Dreadful and star of the next film by Tim Burton, Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children, which will be released in 2016 - is the new international spokesperson for L'Oreal Professionnel.

Born in Paris on July 5, 1980, Eva Green possesses a feminine and magnetic beauty. She is one of the most talented international actresses of her generation. She also has a great awareness of fashion and beauty trends. Eva is particularly renowned for her translucent complexion, blue eyes and her signature brunette hair, which she often transforms for films and red carpet appearances. Whether wearing a loose, wavy style or a sophisticated and glamorous chignon, Eva Green always channels powerful femininity.

Eva takes pride in her ha…

Avon names Kelsey Deenihan mark. Celebrity Makeup Artist

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NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Avon welcomes Kelsey Deenihan as the new mark. Celebrity Makeup Artist. In the role, Kelsey will work closely with the mark. creative and product development teams to create on trend and accessible beauty looks in the monthly mark. Magalogs, share makeup tips and video tutorials and report on the latest trends.


Experience the interactive Multimedia News Release here http://www.multivu.com/players/English/7431151-deenihan-named-mark-makeup-artist/

"I grew up using Avon products and I'm incredibly honored to be working with a brand that focuses on empowering women," Kelsey said. "My client Lucy Hale first introduced me to mark. and ever since the products have become staples in my makeup kit. The Touch & Glow All Over Shimmer Cubes has quickly become one of my all-time favorites!"

Kelsey is a top Los Angeles-based makeup artist working with many celebrity clients in the entertainment, music and fashion industry, includ…

IMAN Cosmetics Heralds Beauty Bloggers With Exclusive Launch Event

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IMAN Cosmetics Heralds Beauty Bloggers With Exclusive Launch Event
New Collection Revealed To Top International Bloggers On January 28


NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Last night, global cosmetics powerhouse, IMAN Cosmetics, revealed its new collection at their first-ever exclusive beauty blogger launch event, Femme Fatale Fete!, at Up & Down in NYC's Chelsea neighborhood. Recognizing bloggers' power and influence, the brand honored these beauties with the intimate, internationally themed #IMANFemmeFatale event touting global cuisine, makeovers, live demos, selfie stations and live streaming accessible internationally, produced by Omerge Alliances.

Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150129/172231
Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150129/172232

"There is no more exciting way to celebrate this bold new Collection launch than with the voices of the beauty industry, bloggers, who are a critical part of our marketing strategy," says IMAN Cos…

Ximon Lee: First U.S. And Menswear Designer To Win The H&M Design Award

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NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The winner of the fourth annual H&M Design Award 2015 is Ximon Lee, a 24-year-old graduate from Parsons School of Design in New York, whom was chosen by prominent jury members like Lily Allen and Tommy Ton. Ximon is the first U.S. and menswear designer to receive the prestigious award, which was presented today along with his winning collection at a fashion show during Fashion Week Stockholm. In addition to the show, Ximon has won €50,000 and the opportunity to develop pieces from his collection to be sold at selected H&M stores and online at hm.com later this fall.


"Ximon's collection captivated the jury with its contemporary yet poetic mood, its strong feeling for fabric and an incredible attention to detail," says Ann-Sofie Johansson, H&M's Head of Design, New Development.

"I think he is a highly accomplished designer. He had everything; his research was beautiful, the fabric development was really skillful…

The Sexiest Swim Show Of The Year, "THE VICTORIA'S SECRET SWIM SPECIAL" 2015

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The Sexiest Swim Show Of The Year, "THE VICTORIA'S SECRET SWIM SPECIAL", Premieres Thursday, Feb. 26, On The CBS Television Network
A New Special Shot on Location in Puerto Rico Featuring Victoria's Secret Angels Adriana Lima, Candice Swanepoel, Lily Aldridge, Behati Prinsloo, Alessandra Ambrosio Among Others

Grammy Award-Winning Artists Maroon 5 and Juanes To Perform

NEW YORK, Jan. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time on network television, viewers will get a glimpse into Victoria's Secret's sexiest swim show of the year, THE VICTORIA'S SECRET SWIM SPECIAL, Thursday, Feb. 26 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT), on the CBS Television Network. This new special follows the Angels as they land in Puerto Rico to shoot the swimwear campaign. With exclusive access to the models as they tackle jungle treks, underwater shoots and overcome personal fears, the special gives unique insight into their character and life stories. Joining them on the island to perform ex…

bareMinerals® Complexion Rescue: The Best of a BB, a CC, and a Tinted Moisturizer

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bareMinerals® Complexion Rescue:™ The Best of a BB, a CC, and a Tinted Moisturizer

San Francisco, CA (January 27, 2015) / PR Newswire / — Introducing bareMinerals® Complexion Rescue,™ a tinted hydrating gel cream invented by encapsulating hydrating humectants and pigment with mineral infused water to help lock in moisture upon contact with skin for instant hydration and rapid absorption.


By challenging the composition of traditional complexion emulsions that feature water on the inside and oil on the outside, Complexion Rescue takes an inside-out approach with naturally hydrating squalane at the core, surrounded by mineral-infused water. The result? A staggering 215% increase in skin hydration after just one week.*

Formulated without oil, silicone, parabens or fragrance to maintain the integrity of the skin–loving formula, Complexion Rescue combines marine botanicals and hydrating humectants to help refuel thirsty skin, energizing mineral electrolytes to help enhance skin’s appearanc…

Miss Colombia Paulina Vega Wins Miss Universe Beauty Pageant

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Miss Colombia Paulina Vega Wins Miss Universe Beauty Pageant

Congratulations to the newly crowned Miss Universe 2014, Paulina Vega from Colombia. Paulina was crowned on January 25, 2015 in Doral-Miami at the FIU Arena. We can’t wait to spend the next year with you!
http://www.missuniverse.com/news/index#.VMYI8yxyx1A


Click here for more photos.

All Photo Credits:Miss Universe.


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Complete Musical Lineup for 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE® Pageant on Sunday, January 25

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Gavin DeGraw Joins Musical Lineup For 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE® Pageant
Emilio Estefan, DeSean Jackson, Nina Garcia, Rob Dyrdek And Giancarlo Stanton Round Out Judging Panel

NEW YORK, Jan. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- NBC, Donald J. Trump and Paula M. Shugart, president of the Miss Universe Organization, announced today the full lineup of performers and judges for the 63rd Annual MISS UNIVERSE® Pageant, airing Sunday, January 25 (8-11 p.m. ET) on NBC. The Miss Universe contestants have been hosted in Doral, Florida and the pageant will air live from the FIU Arena. The pageant will also simulcast in Spanish on Telemundo.

Multi-platinum selling and Grammy nominated singer-songwriter Gavin DeGraw will perform his hit songs "Fire" and "Finest Hour" from his new album FINEST HOUR: THE BEST OF GAVIN DEGRAW during the pageant's Final Look. He joins previously announced performers Nick Jonas and Prince Royce.

Gavin DeGraw.

Nick Jonas.

Prince Royce.

Additional celebrities t…