Some of the most famed faux pas of the past are also turning up on fashionable faces in the beauty realm, from matte finishes to matching lipstick to blue eyeliner.
The daring beauty statement du jour is a purple, blue, black or green lipstick, and some of the best products are being sold by cosmetic companies you haven't heard of yet.
They may have been on the runway last year, but that shouldn't stop you from wearing them. A bold lip is hot, especially as we in come into the warmer months and overall it is the perfect summer shade.
Layering keeps you toasty when the world turns into a freezer, but it can also make you look like a walrus saving up for the winter. Lucky for us, it's totally possible to dress warm without your figure disappearing completely.
Facial oils tend to be regarded with suspicion ("Won't they make me breakout?") or disdain ("This can't be a real anti-ager."). These reactions are not only unwarranted but they prevent you from understanding one of skincare's best kept secrets.
Not So Mellow Yellow: It's having a moment. Act soon, though.
Now that the Fashion Week fuss has mostly calmed down, and those pressing show reports are all but finished, it is time to relax, rejuvenate and revitalise. Though you may not have all the time in the world to spend on number one, an assortment of luxurious London spas are offering a little serenity in the city.
It is easy to lose track during Fashion Week, so here is our LFW breakdown. From the soundtrack to the sandals, this is London Fashion Week in a nutshell...
You can be as ugly as Medusa and still achieve your life goals. You don't have to be pretty to be beautiful.
An A-list haircut isn't just spotted on the red carpet or in the green room, and it doesn't require a backstage pass to have one. It's about making the right choices towards that big move.
"I hated the mirror and avoided it as much as I could."
It may have been the power of suggestion, but Dermelect's "ME" peptide-infused nail color really does seem to fortify my nails. I haven't suffered any of the breakage or flaking that usually plagues my fragile nails while wearing it.
Has the pressure to look perfect become so intense that an at-home makeup job doesn't cut it anymore?
Uber makeup artist Dick Page was in San Francisco recently for an appearance at Nordstrom as the artistic director of Shiseido. He brought with him a team of Shiseido makeup artists to add color to the more than 230 women who came to the event.
Jonathan Pryce devotes certain hours of his day to document the beard culture, which he labels "a developing trend," in the British capital. His daily discoveries end up on his blog, also the home of his project, 100 Beards, 100 Days.
Ashlee Simpson planted the idea in my head: to set myself apart, I could simply dye my hair dark.