While the summer sun has not yet shone its last ray and there’s still plenty of time to enjoy its warmth, anyone with even the slightest passion for fashion already has their sight set on Fall. After all, a brand new season means brand new styles to obsess over and, one would hope, wear as well. Thinking about all of the Fall 2014 collections we’ve narrowed it down to our Top 10 favorites, from Chanel’s fabulously witty take on casual wear — set in an instantly iconic haute couture-themed supermarket — to Donna Karan’s strong, sensual 30th anniversary show and Jeremy Scott’s fun, fabulous, fierce Moschino debut. Other favorites include Anthony Vaccarello’s graphic collection of sexy leathers and leg-baring minis, Givenchy’s perversely feminine array of printed chiffon, wild furs and sharp tailoring, Nicholas Ghesquiere’s cool, confident debut for Louis Vuitton and Tom Ford’s razor sharp mash-up of the Sixties and Santa Fe. Whichever collection leaves you wanting more — Michael Kors’ sumptuous take on all things comfortable and cozy, Emilio Pucci’s clingy, blingy ode to Northern Europe or Marc Jacobs’ odd and ethereal modernism — you’ll be as amped as we are to take on the new season.


Anastasia Beverly Hills Beauty Express kit, ailment $39.50. Available at AnastasiaBeverlyHills.com

Eyebrow shaping is certainly the new makeup trend. In the beginning of times, more about
we only relied on tweezing, dysentery
waxing, or threading. However, after realizing that we could construct more glamorous shapes in the courtesy of our own mirrors, it made life so much easier and attractive. Not to mention that we could change the shape whenever we wanted. Anastasia Beverly Hills carries a line of brow shaping products that allows any woman to perfect and beautify the structure of her face. Containing eyebrow powder and brush, wax, stencils for shaping, and even highlighting eye shadow. Be bold and discover your sexy arch in the Anastasia Beverly Hills Beauty Express kit for brows.

Step 1 | Find Your Shape: The Anastasia Beverly Hills kit provides five stencils for shaping. Depending on how adventurous you may be, you can choose from slim to thicker brows and petite to higher arches. After finding your ideal brow, fill in the shape inside of the stencil using the powder.

Step 2 | Pluck Away: The hairs outside of the stenciled area need to be plucked for a cleaner look. You can choose to either tweeze away the hairs or use a razor for quicker removal.

Step 3 | Apply Wax: After removing the excess hair, you have the option of applying brow wax to guarantee the stay of the powder. If you choose to follow this step, be sure to use a brow brush to keep the shape looking natural.

Step 4 | Highlighting: Finish the process with the given highlighting shadow. Using your finger or an eye shadow brush, gently add a light layer of the shadow to the brow bone. It will help define the shape of your arch, showing precision and a fresh look.

Anastasia is definitely my go-to for glamorous eyebrows to find and create the look that I want. Providing a range of powder for any shade of hair, the set allows for every woman to find her natural look of brows.

-Brooke Leigh Howard
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