Thursday, May 20, 2010

Opus Beauty at Maxim's Hot 100 Party

It was a hottie night for all to see! If you were a single man at this party, it would've been heaven for you as the women outnumbered the men by at least 10 to 1. Our Opus Beauty artists were there helping out some of the beauties with their red carpet appearance. The cover girl Selita Ebanks rocked her bob of curls with thanks to hair stylist Riad Azar.

"Modern Family"s Sarah Hyland sported her stuff with the help of hair and make-up artist Allan Avendano. Well done, everyone!!

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

New Work: Make-up Artist Valerie Hernandez & Lindsay Lohan

You can't have not seen and heard about the controversial shots of Lindsay Lohan with a gun, shot by Tyler Shields. Her red lips were sculpted by our make-up artist Valerie Hernandez as well as the rest of her vampy look. See for yourself!

New Work: Stylist Josh Liebman & Nylon Young Hollywood Party

It was a night for up-and-coming starlets and if you weren't there, well, that is just sad. We're talking about Nylon's Young Hollywood Party. Our stylist Joshua Liebman had the honor of working with two beautiful actresses - "True Blood's" Brit Morgan and Shay Mitchell who is on an upcoming episode of "Pretty Little Liars".

New Work: Hair Stylist Riad Azar & Wynn Magazine

There are many sides to Vegas and in an upcoming issue of Wynn Magazine, you will find an incredibly colorful and energetic fashion shoot. Our hair stylist, Riad Azar added in his expertise with updos galore. This shoot was shot by photographer Richard Reinsdorf.

New Work: Make-up Artist Sharon Gault & Nikka Costa

Nikka Costa is back with a new single releasing soon - "Ching Ching Ching". Make-up Artist Sharon Gault worked on the album cover for this single with photographer Meeno Peluce.

New Work: Stylist Dave Thomas & Wallpaper Cover

Our stylist Dave Thomas recently went to Brazil and worked with photographer Stefan Ruiz for various shoots. Check out the June 2010 issue of Wallpaper.

So grab a caipirinhai and read the latest issue! Enjoy!

Just Announced: Stylist Laury Smith New West Coast Fashion Director

We are so freaking excited as it's just been announced that our stylist Laury Smith will be the new West coast Fashion Director for Flaunt Magazine. Laury is a longtime Flaunt contributor and works with a range of high-profile music and celebrity clients.

"We are very excited to bring Laury's dynamic vision to our editorial output," New York Style Director Long Nguyen said. "She will add tremendous value to the West Coast market, and heighten our global editorial reach."

Congratulations, Laury!!!

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

New Work: H&M Artist Valerie B & Celebrity Liar

Hair & Make-up Artist Valerie B worked with a group of celebrity liars last week. No, actually it was for the show "Celebrity Liars" and her group of fibbers included Kat Steel, Andrew Hill Newman, Kevin Pollack and Samm Levine.

Celebrity Liar - Samm Levine VS Kevin Pollak from The Room Live on Vimeo.

New Work: Hair Stylist Benjamin Mohapi & Make-up Artist Garret Gervais work with Sara Canning

The dazzling glam duo Hair Stylist Benjamin Mohapi and Make-up Artist Garret Gervais worked a few events with "Vampire Diaries" actress Sara Canning last week. Here you'll see her at the Nylon Young Hollywood party but they also worked with her on a Shape Magazine shoot with photographer Ari Michelson.

New Work: Make-up Artist Paul Innis and Anika Noni Rose

She was a Princess who kissed a frog but she's also actress Anika Noni Rose attending the Peabody Awards yesterday. Looking very much like royalty with thanks to make-up artist Paul Innis.

New Work: Stylist Martina Nilsson - J. Lo at the Met Ball

Stunning is just one word that describes how amazing Jennifer Lopez looked at the Met Ball a few weeks back. Her stylist Martina Nilsson knocked it out of the park again.

New Work: Stylist Laury Smith & Julianne Hough

You could almost call her Snow White as she looks beautiful in a crisp white gown with a beautiful flower embellishment. Who's that lady, you ask? Country singer Julianne Hough, who was styled by Laury Smith, for the American Country Music Awards held in Vegas last month. Laury also consulted and styled Julianne for her upcoming tour. Take a look!

New Work: Hair Stylist John Blaine & Make-up Artist Rea Ann Silva with Macy Gray

I know you were all wondering what it's like to be behind-the-scenes with the magnificent Macy Gray. Well, we've got the video to prove how amazingly talented our artists are (Hair Stylist John Blaine and Make-up Artist Rea Ann Silva)working with one of their favorite clients, Macy Gray. They prepped her and got her beautiful for The Tonight Show with Jay Leno for last week's performance of her single, "Beauty in the World". Take a look!

New Work: Hair Stylist Frankie Payne & the Kardashians

Our hair stylist, Frankie Payne, is a busy man trying to keep up with the kardashians. He worked with the girls last week for various events to include a Bebe store appearance as well as Kitson. Take a look at how gorgeous they look!