Spring/Summer 2010 beauty trends: Eyes with drama
Whether you add sheer washes of aqua and lilac, super thick eyeliner in white or black, or go all out with a seriously smoky lid, this spring is all about adding major drama to your eyes.

Dior’s Tyen celebrates 30 years
Tyen celebrates 30 years of fashion artistry and makeup fantasy. Check out this photo gallery of his stunning creations.

Spring/Summer 2010 beauty trends: The nude lip
Models at Stella McCartney, Gucci, Celine and Burberry wore a bevy of nudes and sheer pinks on the lips, keeping warm weather beauty simple and chic. Slick on a pale pink gloss or dot a beige lipstick on your pout for the hottest beauty trend this season.

Best in show
Flawless faced beauties with retro waves and ruby red lips graced the runways at LG Fashion Week, Spring 2010.

Spring/Summer 2010 beauty trends: Pulled back hair

From the slicked back bangs at MaxMara and Dries Van Noten to the windswept updos at Lanvin and tight buns adorned with flowers at Marc Jacobs — if there’s one beauty look you get this season, it’s pulled back hair away from the face.

Beauty school
We asked the experts how to master the tricky techniques behind the hottest hair and beauty trends.

Spring/Summer 2010 beauty trend
This spring/summer beauty staple gets an update with very soft, loose waves at Stella McCartney and Valentino, lots of texture at Proenza Schouler and even some extra kinks at Dian Von Furstenberg.

Beauty must-haves
ELLE’s assistant beauty editor dishes on her must-have summer beauty essentials.

Culture clash
The Society and Rimmel London stage a subversive exhibition in a downtown Toronto loft inspired by the raucous, no-rules energy of the UK party scene; in particular, the legendary Brixton Academy.

Beauty trade secrets

Max out your makeup bag with products that pull double (and triple!) duty.

Beyond the beach: Cosmetics with SPF

Nix the greasy sunscreen for your face and opt for foundations and creams with built-in SPF.

Audrey Tautou: The new Coco
ELLECanada.com has the first look at Audrey Tautou portraying Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel in the film Coco avant Chanel, plus behind the scenes of her CHANEL No.5 campaign.

Sexy Scent
Jonathan Rhys Meyers joins forces with Hugo Boss in his third ad campaign with the brand, this time for their latest male fragrance Hugo Element. Check out the behind-the-scenes photos of the Buenos Aires shoot here.

Beauty news: In the navy

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Beauty news: Rose bowl
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Beauty news: Grey’s anatomy

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Beauty news: Gold standard
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Beauty news: Bright future
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Beauty Trend: Oils
Oil-free has long been a standard beauty philosophy, but these days, oils rich in vitamins, minerals, essential fatty acids and antioxidants are enjoying new popularity. From natural plant concentrates such as neroli, rose and lavender to fruit and nut extracts such as olive, apricot and argan, oils are the new saviour for sensitive scalps, damaged hair, problem complexions and dry and/or aging skin. Here, a list of our favourite go-to treatments from top-to-toe.