SOCIAL MEDIA

ABC’s Selfie is What Happens When You Get Too Many Likes

ABC’s Selfie is What Happens When You Get Too Many Likes

  by Channing Hargrove

Newsflash! Being friended isn’t the same as having friends. And if you want to capture the moment, you have to, like, live it. Or, that’s what ABC is hoping veiwers take from their new show, Selfie, as you watch a self-absorbed [...]

Tags: social media, abc, ABC Selfie, ABC Shows, Aliza Doolittle, John Cho, selfie, Shows coming this fall, Style Scoop
Is the Finger Trap Test the New Beauty Meter?

Is the Finger Trap Test the New Beauty Meter?

  by Valis Vicenty

Everyone has their own standard of beauty, but it looks like social media is shaking up those standards once again…and not in a good way. Like the thigh gap and bikini bridge that came before it, we now have the Finger Trap Test. This [...]

Tags: social media, Angelina Jolie, beauty, beauty news, beauty test, bikini bridge, Christina Hendricks, facebook, finger trap, finger trap test, Jessica Alba, Kate Moss, Style Scoop, thigh gap, twitter, weibo
Socialize Yourself-ie With Sephora’s Beauty Board

Socialize Yourself-ie With Sephora’s Beauty Board

  by Lauren Kaplan

In January, Sephora announced plans to launch its own platform, known as the Beauty Board, which would be a destination for makeup junkies everywhere to learn new tips and share their favorite products. And finally, it’s here. On [...]

Tags: social media, beauty board, Bridget Dolan, eye color, makeup, makeup junkies, Nail Art, pinterest, platform, selfie, sephora, skin type, smoky eye, social, traits
Style Scoop: Kim Kardashian is ALT’s Muse, Lena Dunham’s Author Photo Shoot, Incentives to Shop with Mom

Style Scoop: Kim Kardashian is ALT’s Muse, Lena Dunham’s Author Photo Shoot, Incentives to Shop with Mom

  by Channing Hargrove

Kim Kardashian’s crusade in fashion has just reached higher ALTitudes. Andre Leon Talley has championed the reality starlet as his style muse on Zappos Couture’s blog, Zee Cee, writing “Kim often gets a bad wrap for her fashion [...]

Tags: social media, André Leon Talley, Downton Abbey, Downton Abbey Costumes, Kanye West, lena dunham, Museum exhibits, pinterest, Riccardo Tisci, shopping, Style Scoop
Virtually Beautiful: Lancome’s Latest Beauty Endeavor Includes DreamDry, FaceCake Technology and Jason Wu’s Makeup Collection

Virtually Beautiful: Lancome’s Latest Beauty Endeavor Includes DreamDry, FaceCake Technology and Jason Wu’s Makeup Collection

  by Lauren Kaplan

Now that Fashion Week has come and gone, we’ve got a whole slew of makeup looks and techniques to try. But before we head to the makeup counter to stock up on new tools and hot shades, we’re going to DreamDry for a blowout (obvi) and [...]

Tags: social media, beauty counter, blowout, burgundy lipstick, cosmetics, DreamDry, eye shadow palette, FaceCake, fashion week, Jason Wu, Karlie Kloss, Lancôme, lipstick, makeover, makeup, new york fashion week, nyfw, pictures, platform, shades, skin tone, swivel close-up platform, technology, tools
Kenneth Cole's Sundance Stars Hit the Runway

Kenneth Cole's Sundance Stars Hit the Runway

  by Katherine Fotinos

With multiple projectors playing clips of models holding signs like, "Everybody's life is better than yours," "Choose your filter," "This fashion is for real," and, "If in doubt, check Instagram," the crowd walked into Kenneth Cole's NYFW [...]

Tags: social media, alan cumming, fall 2014, heroes don't wear capes, Kenneth Cole, nyfw, rachel dratch, sundance film festival, The Garage" A New Space by Kenneth Cole, what's for real and what's for show