Whip that bun into shape with the Sultra ‘Uptown Chic’ Bun Shaper. Get your updo on in no time, and create a look that’s sleek and smooth or loose and tousled—no sacrificial socks required.
How to use:
1. Pull hair into a ponytail, and thread the ponytail through the middle of the bun shaper.
2. Lay hair over bun shaper.
3. Wind ends of hair around shaper, tucking under as you go, securing with pins.
Watch as Sultra Artistic Director, Omar Lopez shows how this secure, so-easy bun is done.
What to my wondering eyes should appear right on my doorstep the other day? My March Vogue, Elle, InStyle and Cosmo (BEST DAY EVER). So many great reads, so little time!
The changing of the seasons is one of my favorite times: putting away our winter wardrobes and layering up for spring with loads of color. I can’t help but think a new wardrobe will need new makeup to go with it—so what’s a girl to do?
Fortunately for me and all of you, our Spring Beauty Trend Events have just kicked off. In case you have never attended one of our events, let me be the first to invite you! Trust me when I say that this is something you don’t want to miss. We gather what we learned behind the scenes at New York Fashion Week—including all the insider tips and the final runway looks—and we bring it all to you in these fun and fantastic beauty-packed events.
Over the next few months, you’ll have the opportunity to learn from industry experts during one of our 32 shows and/or by attending one of our Pretty Party events hosted in 91 of our stores. Really, we want to make sure you don’t miss this!
Let’s talk foundation fundamentals. Is yours helping bring out the best beauty it possibly can? Watch Laksmi, one of our Beauty Directors, as she shows how to apply foundation step-by-step for perfect coverage and long-lasting results.
Of course, these great tips need a great foundation, so meet your newest BFF: best foundations and friends—our favorite foundations with a standout sidekick paired with each.
Let’s take a trip to Paris with model Constance Jablonski and Estée Lauder Creative Makeup Director Tom Pecheux: A nighttime journey through the City of Light reveals how the world’s most romantic capital inspired the sultry shades of the Pure Color Nail Lacquer Collection. Enchanté!
Beth Ditto’s collaboration with M·A·C is now available at Nordstrom. Lead singer of Gossip—described as a blend of soul, gospel, rock, funk, disco, punk, passion and rebellion—Ditto infuses a candy-glossed pop with polished punk sensibility.
Here’s Gossip in action: Watch their popular video, “Perfect World” from their newest album, A Joyful Noise.
Sometimes it feels like sitting down to do your makeup can turn to mess-up in zero seconds flat (it happens to us too). So we’ve rounded up our experts to bring you how-to video guides on flawlessly achieving everything from spring trends to a smoky eye. It’s like having a makeup master with you step by step at your vanity—a dream come true!
Beauty Director Tawni: The Perfect Lip
Our 12 new videos with downloadable guides bring you national makeup artists from Dior, Bobbi Brown, NARS and more with tips and tricks on getting spring’s most gorgeous trends. And our Beauty Directors showcase their secrets to perfecting everything from a five-minute morning routine to a sublime smoky eye.
And it’s all just the beginning—we’ll be bringing you more videos soon. So, what beauty topic would you like covered in the next beauty how-to video? Let us know in the comments or in our Beauty Forum at the bottom of our Beauty Central Facebook page.