Beauty Buzz: Mindy Kaling’s Contouring Routine, Evangeline Lilly Scores An ‘Ant-Man’ Mane, and Cara Delevingne Dares to Bare for Tom Ford

By  August 21, 2014

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Mindy Kaling is the latest to share some of her beauty secrets à la Kim Kardashian. The comedienne shared a snap of herself behind the scenes of her eponymous show rocking a full hot roller set and lighter foundation applied at high points of her face prior to blending it out into contoured perfection. Her explanation was spot on: “Before you look pretty first you have to look f—–g weird.” [Glamour]

Evangeline Lilly has shortened her strands to join Paul Rudd on the set of Ant-Man. The actress shared a snap with her co-star and a side view of her new look after snipping her tresses into the signature chin-length bob of her character Hope Van Dyne. Only time will tell what her final look in the film will be, but it’s a short start! [People]

Cara Delevingne clearly isn’t camera shy when it comes to showing a little skin, but her newest campaign with Tom Ford takes it to the next level. Aligning with Ford’s penchant for provocative imagery, Delevingne is featured in the ads for the designer’s new Black Orchid Perfume lounging in a floral dotted pool sans a stitch of clothing. If the campaign is any indication, the scent is sure to make a splash! [Fashion Gone Rogue]

There’s a new nail essential you’ll want to snap up on your next blind date or a girls’ night out. Developers at N.C. State University have formulated a nail polish that changes color when exposed to date rape drugs. It’s not known yet how the potentially life-saving lacquer will work though we believe it might involve dipping a digit in your drink; it’s a small price to pay to stay safe. [Elle]

Charlotte Tilbury is out to boost everyone’s confidence and it’s not just with the power of her magic makeup! The cosmetic cavalier will kick off a social campaign aimed to help everyone believe in themselves. You can simply share a split snap of yourself from your younger years with a recent selfie. In the caption, you can share your words of advice that you would tell your younger self with the caption #MakeUpYourDestiny. Talk about the power of positivity; let’s spread it like wildfire! [Glam Inbox]