News: Katy Perry’s Incredible Transformation; Would You Wear Dark Nails in Summer?

Lauren Keller
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Katy Perry has turned into Liz Taylor—for a magazine, of course. Her glam Warholian photoshoot is part of the ‘Icons’ series for September’s Harper’s Bazaar, and also features Oprah as Glinda the Good Witch and Jessica Chastain as Joan of Arc. We could look at these photos all day. [Harper’s Bazaar]

It’s harder to be a model today—at least according to Tyra Banks. TyTy Baby says that, thanks to the rise of the social media, models have to always be ‘on.’ “These girls have to be famous all the time,” she explained. “When I went to a fashion show, I could look like crap. I could have on mom jeans, a washed face and some Timberlands and it was no problem. These gals gotta walk in and look like they’re about to do the fashion show,” she said. The entire interview is really interesting and worth a read. [E! Online]

Miley Cyrus has once again paired up with MAC to launch her second lipstick in the Viva Glam collection — this time in a bold red. All proceeds from MAC Viva Glam lipsticks goes to benefit all women, children and men living with or affected by HIV/AIDS, meaning you now have even more of an excuse to go buy yet another red lipstick. [StyleCaster]

Amanda Seyfried, known for her long locks, debuted a new ‘do that’s almost a foot shorter than normal. The actress posted a picture of her shoulder-length chop on Instagram—we can’t wait to see more of her chic new style! [Instagram]

Never having to shave again is basically the dream, but laser hair removal is just too damn expensive. Turns out, it’s really not as bad as you thought. Here are 10 things you’re splurging on that you could give up for electrolysis instead. [Pure Wow]

The summertime usually has us grabbing for our favorite pastel shade to paint our nails with, but this one beauty expert is making the case for darker hues in the warmer months. [Vogue]

It’s a common routine found in most hair salons: wash hair, cut, blow dry. But now celeb stylist to Sienna Miller and Lana Del Ray, Jon Reyman, is saying you should never cut your hair wet because you’re probably ending up with an unflattering cut. Yikes! [POPSUGAR Beauty]