Beauty Buzz: Lady Gaga Bags Baby Bangs, Lauren Conrad’s Coveted Colors, and Pat McGrath’s Blind Makeup Magic


Queen B isn’t the only one sporting super short bangs these days, as pal and previous collaborator Lady Gaga was also spotted with the new ‘do out in Manchester on Monday. Though Mother Monster paired the fresh fringe with a retro bowl cut wig, we have a feeling that with both stars sporting the look, it might even become a trend. Ready or not, here it comes! [People]

Everyone loves Lauren Conrad’s laid-back style, and it carries over to her tips and toes. The lifestyle muse is sharing a few of her favorite fall nail shades to ensure our manis are magnificent all season long. She said, “Whenever fall rolls around, I like to tone down my manicures with autumn-inspired hues…and opt for polishes within the gray, purple and burgundy family.” [Refinery 29]

Applying your #FOTD without a mirror is difficult enough, but imagine trying it with your eyes closed. While disaster may lie ahead for most, only a makeup magician like Pat McGrath could pull off a feat like this. Seeing is believing as she primps Natalia Vodianova to perfection. [Vogue]

Nest is opening up shop inside of Neiman Marcus’ hometown outpost. From rollerballs to diffusers, the 220-square foot space will hold all of the brand’s stock-keeping products that populates its site, and more are on the way. Founder Laura Slatkin explained, “It’s an important step in our evolution as a brand that people understand the integration of personal fragrance and home fragrance and how we use different fragrances to create different moods. We plan to roll out Nest boutiques worldwide.” [WWD]

Elizabeth Arden is slipping into something new, courtesy of Shoshanna, and you can take it home, too! Elizabeth Arden Style Director Shoshanna Gruss designed a new cosmetic bag that’s available with a qualifying Elizabeth Arden purchase of $32.50 and up at Lord and Taylor where you can choose between the brand’s Prevage or Ceramide versions that can carry your essentials for travel or as a cute clutch. Talk about double-duty beauty! [Glam Inbox]