"The search for the perfect swim sihouette requires courage," agrees Essie Weingarten, founder & director of her eponymous line of fabu nail polishes. "If you're feeling nervous - and let's face it, we all do - a perfect mani/pedi can give you a major confidence boost. My advice: start your...

She appeared on the runway for every important designer in Milan and Paris last season including Chanel, Fendi, Dior, Givenchy, Céline and many more. Rumor has it Anna Wintour was the one who discovered and mentioned her to Lagerfeld and also that she is also going to be in a fashion spread...

This year was no exception and I got some lovely surprises in the cosmetic department. I have pretty pale, freckly and sensitive skin so I have to be really careful with new products to ensure they don't wash me out. First up was this beautiful eye shadow kit from Too Faced. The colours are...

For Spring 2012, essie pays tribute to the beautiful, ambitious woman of action. "Fortune favors the bold," says essie brand founder and global creative director Essie Weingarten. "I am so inspired by women who dream big, go with their instincts and always manage to put their best self...

Essie Resort is a new 4 piece collection created so that you could "discover your inner Hollywood starlet." Essie Weingarten wanted to inspire women to bring out their inner glamour and get you to come out and play with these fun shades. This collection was inspired by Audrey Hepburn,...

"If eyes are the mirror to your soul, then nails are the mirror to your style" – Essie Weingarten With that opening line, I present Essie's latest, the 5 gleaming hues of the 'Mirror Metallics Collection' that are launching now in early June. Definitely futuristically driven, but given a...

Two weeks ago I had the chance to meet Essie and the story behind her nail polish brand during a wonderful event in the heart of Brussels. Essie Weingarten has been fascinated by nail polishes since she was 3 years old. It was clear she was destined to make a career out of this passion for...

Yesterday I attended a wonderful media breakfast with Glamour Magazine and Essie Weingarten of essie Cosmetics at TenOverTen Nail Salon in New York City. We previewed the Essie Winter 2011 nail color collection and were treated to manicured and mimosa's. The Winter 2011 collection is inspired...

Last night, Anna Wintour stopped by Late Night with Seth Meyers to critique the fashion at this year's Met Ball. We learned that the Vogue EIC received many "frantic phone calls" about the "Chinese White Tie" attire, which she completely made up. Her favorites included Anne Hathaway's gold...

Essie Weingarten is nothing short of a beauty legend. She completely changed the nail polish game when she founded Essie 31 years ago, and the company remains at the forefront of the cosmetics world. We were lucky enough to steal a few minutes with Weingarten backstage at the Costello...

 

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