Behind the Scenes Archives

Summer makeup tutorials with Scottsdale 16′s Tonya Gabriel

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Feel good and look beautiful this summer with step-by-step makeup hints and tricks to get that perfect summer looks from Scottsdale 16’s Tonya Gabriel. The Scottsdale 16, a part of Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations, is a group of young, beautiful women in Arizona who are booked for a variety of events across the… Read More →

Meet the Models of Scottsdale 16: Mel Rodriguez

Scottsdale 16, a part of Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations, is an elite group of young, beautiful women in Arizona who can be booked for a variety of events. These outgoing women provide a professional yet fun vibe to any atmosphere hosting corporate parties, special events, modeling for promotional or runway shows. Meet Scottsdale… Read More →

Summer hair tutorials with Scottsdale 16; Mel Rodriguez

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Now that summer is in full swing it might be time to spice up your look. Scottsdale 16’s Mel Rodriguez is giving a step-by-step guide with tips of the her favorite trending summer hairstyles for being out on the town, cool by the pool or anything in between. The Scottsdale 16, a part of Steve… Read More →

Meet the Models of Scottsdale 16: Grace Koval

Scottsdale 16, part of Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations, is an elite group of young, beautiful women in Arizona who can be booked for a variety of events. These outgoing ladies provide a professional yet fun vibe to any atmosphere, whether they’re hosting corporate parties, special events, modeling for promotional events or walking at… Read More →

Color Me Plum and Pink! Here’s How to Stock Your Makeup Bag for Next Season’s Trends

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Spring is right around the corner. Sure, you could do your spring-cleaning but why not re-stock your makeup bag to match the season first? Lilly Garfield, CEO of CosBar, and Gloria Banuelos, the Scottsdale CosBar store manager, shared some makeup tips to keep your face trendy this spring. With so much knowledge and great recommendations,… Read More →

Thirsty Thursday: Grammy-Inspired Cocktails to Sip in Style

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Whether you are having a girl’s night in to watch all of your favorite music artists take the stage at the Grammy’s, or you are looking for a local hot spot to watch the most anticipated music award show of the season, here are a few cocktails from Ruffino Italian Cuisine that honor the “best… Read More →

Nailing the Red Carpet Trends: Grammy Awards Edition

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The red carpet’s most anticipated nail trends   By Kaitlyn Carl   When people think of the Grammys, two things come to mind: music and fashion risks. On top of the quirky and unique dresses that we can expect to see from Katy Perry and Lady Gaga, we can also be on the lookout for… Read More →

Echo Valley: Chester Bennington, Stone Temple Pilots Begin Legacy of Charitable Performances

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Echo Valley is a Scottsdale Living Q-and-A series with residents who have a message worth spreading from one side of the metro to the other. We kick off the series with Gilbert native and Valley resident Chester Bennington, the lead singer of Linkin Park and the Stone Temple Pilots. Bennington and new band mates Robert… Read More →

Arizona's First, Only Denim Manufacturer Moves into CityScape

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Denim jeans have been an American fashion staple since the 1950s. Today, most jeans are made overseas or south of the border. Unlike most jean manufacturers, though, Roman Acevedo owner of Lawless Denim is continuing to produce his product in the land of the free and home of the brave. Lawless Denim, Arizona’s first and… Read More →

The Ultimate Valley Light Tour: Arizona Helicopter Adventures

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Last holiday season, I took a limo ride around the Valley to look at Christmas lights. This year, I decided to step up my game and took in the holiday lights of the valley by helicopter. Arizona Helicopter Adventures is offering a Holiday Lights Tour this season, and after experiencing it for myself it is… Read More →

Meet the Models: Kristen Pyland

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Meet Kristen Pyland, one of Phoenix Fashion Week‘s beautiful up and coming models. Catch her on the runway’s of this years Fashion week October 1 to 5.  How did you start modeling? I started modeling when I went to an open call for Phoenix Fashion week’s MIMS fashion show last year. How long have you… Read More →

Meet the Model: Jennifer Phoenix

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Meet the Models spotlights each and every model featured in Scottsdale Living — so you can get to know them better.  How did you start modeling? I was approached by a woman a coffee shop when I was 16 and she asked if I would be interested in being a model for Vidal Sassoon hair… Read More →

Meet the Model: Bree Collins

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Meet the Model spotlights each and every model featured in Scottsdale Living — so you can get to know them better. How did you start modeling? I started modeling at 20 when a friend encouraged me to start doing some fashion shows and photo shoots with her…I started to really get involved with bikini and… Read More →

Meet the Models: Malloy Sells (JANI Model Management)

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Meet the Models spotlights each and every model featured in Scottsdale Living — so you can get to know them better.  How did you start modeling? I have always been interested in modeling, but after I suffered an ankle injury and could no longer play volleyball, I decided to finally pursue my dreams and apply… Read More →