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Upcoming Events: Rose Ball 2010 in Monaco

Morocco Rose Ball, 2010 Rose Ball in Monaco

The theme for this the 2010 Rose Ball in Monaco will be Morocco. Check back this weekend for pictures of the splendor that is the Rose Ball. Here is the official press release:

Saturday, 27 March 2010
Morocco Rose Ball
Salle des Etoiles – Sporting Monte-Carlo
750 €

The “Morocco Rose Ball” will be held on March 27th in the Salle des Etoiles at the Sporting Monte-Carlo. Presided by HSH Sovereign Prince Albert II and HRH the Princess of Hanover, the evening is organized in aid of the Princess Grace Foundation.

For the 2010 edition, HRH the Princess of Hanover has chosen the theme of Morocco and asked her friend, interior designer Jacques Grange, to design and supervise the decoration of the Salle des Etoiles. He has endeavored to convey the very essence of this fascinating realm by placing the emphasis on the original simplicity of the Orient, featuring the light and traditions of Morocco which cast their spell on artists like Matisse and Majorelle, and inspired great films in the 1940’s and 50’s such as the cult movie, “Casablanca”.

It is in this refined and exotic atmosphere that guests attending the “Morocco Rose Ball” will enjoy a show taking oriental arts of the stage, both traditional and contemporary, to their peak. Refinement at every moment, in the bewitching ambiance of a large international hotel in the 1930’s… A subtle blend of artistes from East and West, screenings of rare footage from the Cinémathèque of Tangiers and many other surprises, to create a unique and totally unforgettable atmosphere.

Ready for Your Close-Up

e.l.f. High Definition Powder

Beware of mineral makeup when getting your picture taken. Your face may look perfect in person, but minerals do not photograph well. Unless they are specifically formulated to be matte, most minerals have light reflecting properties. They give a beautiful glow in natural light. But they don’t hold up to the scrutiny of a camera. This is especially true of today’s high-definition cameras.

For a camera-ready look of flawless skin, e.l.f. cosmetics has come to the rescue.

High Definition Powder by e.l.f.

This loose powder gives a whisper soft, flawless look to your skin. The powder is very fine and very lightweight. You won’t feel it on your skin but you’ll notice the effects. Use it as a finishing powder over your other makeup. I apply it after I’ve done my foundation, blush, the whole face. It provides a matte finish without looking dull and it hides the pores on my nose. I use the puff that is included but you could also use a fluffy brush like a kabuki brush. Don’t be alarmed that the powder is pure white. It will not make your face look white when applied.

And the best part: It’s only $6.00.

Get The Runaways Look

Make Up For Ever The Runaways Collection

I love rock and roll. And don’t we all love Joan Jett?

Sephora is offering a collection from Make Up For Ever to give you the rock edge of Joan Jett and her punk girls.

These three pieces were used on the set on The Runaways movie to give Kristen Stewart and Dakota Fanning the look of the rockers.

The collection includes:
Eyeshadow in Bronze 84 – $17
Aqua Eyes in Mat Black – $17
Aqua Smoky Lash in Extra Black – $22

Buy the whole collection from Sephora and rock on.

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2010 Academy Awards: Oscar Red Carpet Pictures Part 7

Sigourney Weaver
Sigourney Weaver at the 2010 Oscars

Nicole Ritchie
Nicole Ritchie at the 2010 Oscars

Paula Patton
Paul Patton the 2010 Academy Awards

Tina Fey
Tina Fey at the 2010 Oscars

Zoe Saldana
Zoe Saldana at the 2010 Oscars

Zac Efron
Zac Efron

2010 Academy Awards: Oscar Red Carpet Pictures Part 6

Sarah Jessica Parker
Sarah Jessica Parker at the 2010 Oscars

Mariah Carey
Mariah Carey at the 2010 Oscars

Kristen Stewart
Kristen Stewart at the 2010 Oscars

Taylor Lautner
Taylor Lautner at the 2010 Oscars

2010 Academy Awards: Oscar Red Carpet Pictures Part 5

The Men

James Cameron
James Cameron at the 2010 Academy Awards

Jeff Bridges
Jeff Bridges at the 2010 Academy Awards

Lee Daniels
Lee Daniels at the 2010 Academy Awards

Keanu Reeves
Keanu Reeves at the 2010 Oscars

Tyler Perry
Tyler Perry at the 2010 Oscars

Tom Ford
Tom Ford at the 2010 Academy Awards

2010 Academy Awards: Oscar Red Carpet Pictures Part 4

Jennifer Lopez
Jennifer Lopez at the 2010 Oscars

Jane Seymour
Jane Seymour at the 2010 Oscars

Diane Kruger
Diane Kruger at the 2010 Oscars

Amanda Seyfried
Amanda Seyfried at the 2010 Oscars

Cameron Diaz
Cameron Diaz at the 2010 Oscars

Demi Moore
Demi Moore at the 2010 Oscars