Work and Weekend Beauty Routines
Keisha Nash Whitaker’s Hair Inspiration
HAIR INSPIRATION “Charlize Theron’s hair always looks healthy,” says Nash Whitaker. “I like hair that’s full and thick like Lake Bell’s and Eva Longoria Parker’s.”
Keisha Nash Whitaker’s Makeup Inspiration
MAKEUP INSPIRATION She loves Kerry Washington’s makeup: “It’s always very pretty and she experiments with color.” While Nash Whitaker admits to sticking to a neutral palette, she did wear purple eyeshadow to last year’s Oscars.
Keisha Nash Whitaker’s Beauty Must-Haves
HER MUST-HAVE PRODUCT DiorShow mascara and Kissable Couture lip gloss in Honesty. “I’ve always been a gloss girl and mascara makes me a little more bright eyed.”
SKINCARE: She visits Beverly Hills-based dermatologist Dr. Harold Lancer for facials every six weeks and takes home his products, including facial cleanser, SPF lotion and dark circle treatment for the undereyes. She also uses Chanel eye cream.
HAIR: T3 Flat Iron and Kerastase gloss product. “If I’m in a hurry, I put my hair in a ponytail.”
MAKEUP: Laura Mercier tinted moisturizer with SPF, Bobbi Brown shimmer brick in bronze, DiorShow mascara and Kissable Couture lip gloss. She keeps Boscia blot sheets in her purse and gets a weekly mani/pedi at Jessica Nails in Beverly Hills (and she also uses their polish).
BUY ONLINE NOW Kissable Couture Lipgloss in Honesty, $22; at kissablecouture.com.
Chanel Sublimage Eye Cream, $350; at neimanmarcus.com.
DiorShow Mascara, $24; at bloomingdales.com.
T3 PRO Straightener, $119; at ulta.com.
Jessica Nail polish, $4; at jessicacosmetics.com.
Boscia Blotting Sheets, $10; at drugstore.com.
Rachel DiCarlo’s Hair Inspiration
HAIR INSPIRATION “I like Jennifer Aniston’s, of course,” says DiCarlo of the star whose mane is almost as famous as she is. “It’s classic, shiny and healthy. And I love long hair.”
Rachel DiCarlo’s Makeup Inspiration
MAKEUP INSPIRATION DiCarlo names Sarah Jessica Parker as someone whose makeup stands out to her. “Her eyes always seem so well-defined.”
Rachel DiCarlo's Beauty Must-Haves
SKINCARE: She cleanses with Aveeno foaming face wash, moisturizes with Olay Complete Defense with SPF 30 and uses Skin Medica Illuminating eye cream to de-puff the eyes.
HAIR: Pantene Shampoo and Conditioner and for dressier occasions, she’ll use Phyto root volumizer before she blows out her hair with a flat brush and blow-dryer.
MAKEUP: For everyday: Bare Minerals powder foundation, Bare Minerals bronzer and concealer, Estee Lauder More than Mascara and M.A.C lip glass. Occasionally she uses Laura Mercier eyeshdaows.
BUY ONLINE NOW MAC lipglass, $14; at maccosmetics.com.
Bare Minerals powder foundation, $18; at nordstrom.com.
Estee Lauder More than Mascara, $21; at dillards.com.
Pantene Shampoo, $8.79; at drugstore.com.
Phyto Volume Spray, $28; at nordstrom.com .
Olay Complete Defense Daily UV Moisturizer,$14.50; at walgreens.com.
Esther Chang’s Hair inspiration
HAIR INSPIRATION Her client, Keri Russell. “It’s unique and always looks gorgeous no matter what she does with it,” says Chang. “I’m not sure how it would look on me, but it’s stunning on her!”
Esther Chang’s Makeup Inspiration
MAKEUP INSPIRATION “Yunjin Kim’s makeup always looks natural but sexy,” Chang says. “I think Asian makeup is really difficult to do because we have such subtle features, but Yunjin constantly changes it up depending on her events and it still looks true to her very pretty face.”
Esther Chang’s Beauty Must-Haves
HAIR: Kiehl’s heat-protective straightening cream (“It makes my hair really soft and less frizzy-I’ve turned my friends onto it, regardless of their hair type”) and Bumble amp Bumble Tonic shampoo and Alojoba conditioner.
MAKEUP: Cle de Peau foundation, Shiseido bronzing blush, Cle de Peau eyeshadow, Shiseido mascara and on nails she likes Essie polish in Mademoiselle. For a night out she loves red lipstick (Cle de Peau or Chanel).
BUY ONLINE NOW T3 Hairdryer, $200; at drugstore.com.
Essie polish in Mademoiselle, $8; at essie.com.
Shiseido Mascara, $22; at nordstrom.com.
Bumble amp Bumble Tonic Shampoo, $24; at fredsegalbeauty.com.
Peter Thomas Roth sunblock, $26; at sephora.com.