Beauty Grand Prix
Oct 30, 2015
Beauty Grand Prix 2015
The red carpet hair game can fall into two predictable slots: bouncy waves and precious updos. Pretty in theory; snoozy to view. Which is why Anne Hathaway's half bun at the premiere for Colossal at the Toronto International Film Festival feels very fresh. It's carefree but not careless; she's put some thought into the concept but also—how else would you suggest she style her hair with this romantic Rodarte dress? To get the look, Hathaway used products from Toronto-based brand Flow Haircare. “The design of Anne’s Rodarte botanical dress was so amazing that we went for a look of ‘undone romance’ – soft, shiny and natural-looking yet very now,” says hairstylist Anh Co Tran, who executed the look. “Though the style was deconstructed, every strand had to look vibrant, lustrous and weightless for the look to work. To accent the modern romantic theme, I added a small top knot for a whimsical touch.”
Make like Co Tran (who BTW works with hair colour genius Johnny Ramirez) and create a knot like this:
Move over Ariana.
Kate Hudson made an appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, and during a commercial break, the 37-year-old Deepwater Horizon actress reminded everyone that she can totally carry a tune.
She brought the house down with her rendition of En Vogue’s “Hold On”. “They were, like, my girls,” she gushed about the all-female R&B group. “I was obsessed with them.”
Just listen to those smooth runs.
WITH BEAUTY VLOGGER AND INFLUENCER ESTÉE LALONDE, PRESENTED BY SOREL
Over 1,300 of you rocked your personal style and entered the first #ECSTYLESEARCH on Instagram! Come celebrate with Estée Lalonde, Canada-born, UK-based beauty and lifestyle vlogger, who will share advice and inspiration from her new book, Bloom: Navigating Life & Style.
Join ELLE Canada, SOREL and our special guest Estée, for an evening of manicures, makeup, hand massages, photo ops, cocktails and delicious treats.
All guests will receive a signed copy of Estée’s new book and a GIFT BAG valued at $150!
Tickets: ONLY $40
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MUST BE LEGAL DRINKING AGE
Thursday, October 20
7 – 9 p.m.
28 Logan Avenue, Toronto
Christina Aguilera is a redhead no more. On Instagram, the singer debuted her return to the icy platinum blonde she is known for. See the new look, below: