Party season is fast approaching, so make sure you're looking your best and have all the knowledge you need with our pick of the best fashion and beauty app essentials!
The fashion sharing website Today I’m Wearing is also available as an app. TIWFashion allows you to share photographs of your own great style as well get style inspiration from the thousands of other users who upload their looks. You can browse by ‘most loved’ outfits, and check out the best of the bunch in editor’s picks. Photos are tagged with the shops that items were bought from so you can bag that great outfit for yourself.
ShopStyle is perfect for when you have an idea of exactly what you want in your head, but are yet to find it in real life. Just search for the item on ShopStyle and get results from thousands of top retailers. Click on the item to purchase directly from the retailer. If you spot an item you love but don’t want to buy it right away, save it to your favourites, and even set up an alert for when your favourite products or brands go on sale.
Keep your finger on the fashion pulse with the news app from the world’s biggest fashion magazine. As well as the latest fashion news as it breaks, Vogue Daily News gives you backstage access to the biggest shows and events, interviews with industry insiders, and photos of the most stylish fashion and celebrity parties.
ASOS Fashion Up is the interactive magazine from ASOS, the top online fashion destination for 20-somethings. Fashion Up gives you all the content of the monthly ASOS magazine, as well as exclusive extras. Get access to the latest trends, street style, how-to videos, and competitions. Just tap on items from the magazine to shop them straight from your phone.
Every fashionista needs a mirror, but don’t worry about having to squeeze a pocket mirror into your already overflowing clutch bag - just download the Mirror app. Better than just using your forward facing camera, this app adapts to the light conditions to give you a clearer image, and Night Mode means it even works in the dark. You can zoom into your reflection and freeze it to have a longer look.
The Pixiwoo sisters, made famous by their makeup tutorials on YouTube, have launched TWO, a free online beauty magazine. The interactive magazine contains product reviews, interviews with beauty professionals and industry insiders and exclusive tutorials not featured on their YouTube channel. A beautiful magazine, TWO contains all you need to know about how to create the latest beauty looks and the people behind the trends.
Fancy a new makeup look but don’t know if it will work with your outfit? Use this app to help you break away from your usual make up colours and learn what colours work. The Color Genius uses the colour of your outfit to suggest eye, lip and nail colours that will work with your look. Choose if you want the colours to match your outfit or clash and stand out, and this app will show you how. You can even take a photo of your hand to try the nail varnish on.