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BEAUTY NEWS: Tom Ford to Launch Male Grooming Skincare Collection This Autumn

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If I had one, I’d sell my granny for a Tom Ford suit! The handsome designer is the epitome of the man with the Midas touch – literally everything he does is gold. From his fashion collections to his fragrances and make-up, they’ve all been huge worldwide hits. And now the boys are getting a look-in on the beauty front. The new grooming collection, Tom Ford for Men, will launch in the … [Read more...]

TOM FORD TO STAGE A ‘REGULAR, REAL SHOW’ FOR THE FIRST TIME AT NEXT MONTH’S LONDON FASHION WEEK

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After five seasons of private womenswear presentations, Tom Ford is coming back to the runway for autumn 2013. Ford told The Sunday Times Magazine that he will stage a large-scale show during London Fashion Week. The official schedule has Ford's show down for 7pm on February 18. Ford told the magazine: "This is going to be for 500 to 1,000 people. Photographers, bloggers - a regular, real … [Read more...]

TOM FORD’S TOP TEN GOLDEN RULES OF STYLE AND GROOMING

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It’s not just hype, Tom Ford is the pinnacle of men’s style. In fact, everything he touches turns to gold – metaphorically speaking of course! Here are Mr Ford’s golden rules for style, grooming and everyday living. 1. I don’t believe in playing around much with suit cuts. I like a fairly classic shape that gives a man strong shoulders, a fitted waist, and long legs. Classic … [Read more...]

THE IMAGE BEAUTY AWARDS 2012

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The May issue of Image Magazine hits the shelves today and features the annual, much-anticipated Image Beauty Awards. Now in their ninth year, the Image Beauty Awards are Ireland’s longest running magazine beauty awards. This year’s awards span 23 pages of the popular fashion magazine and feature 107 must-have beauty products. The awards were individually scored by a 16-strong expert … [Read more...]

MALE GROOMING PRODUCT OF THE WEEK

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I've never been a fragrance connoisseur, that's not to say I still define my aroma with the latest Lynx fragrance; more that I have preferred a more natural, 'not there' smell. A kind of anti-Grenouille from the book 'Perfume'. I was persuaded by my better half to try Tobacco Vanille, a unisex Tom Ford fragrance from his Private Blend line, and being a fan of both Tobacco and Vanilla based … [Read more...]

ELAINE BUTLER-DOOLIN’S BEAUTY WISH LIST

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Award-winning therapist and Celebrity Salon mentor Elaine Butler-Doolin’s must-have beauty treats this festive season Over the course of the past year I have discovered some real gems that have launched into the beauty market. I've also gone back in search of my old reliables, some of which have been updated and expanded to include new shades, and then of course there's the staple products from … [Read more...]

LUSCIOUS LIPS

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Nothing says festive glamour like a beautiful red lipstick, and for me, nothing says luxury and indulgence like Tom Ford; so, it is of little surprise that my festive lipstick of choice comes from his oh-so-stylish-it-hurts private blend lip line. Firstly, there is nothing not to like about these lipsticks; they look like a luxurious item, feel like a luxurious item and applying them evokes a … [Read more...]

TOM FORD TO SHOWCASE AT LONDON FASHION WEEK

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Iconic fashion designer Tom Ford returned to womenswear last year after a six year break. The former Gucci and Yves Saint Laurent designer held private, intimate appointments within his top secret showrooms, where only a hand-picked crowd had the pleasure of viewing his spectacular collections. Fashion followers had the painful wait for six months to see the collections just before they hit the … [Read more...]