Odd Red Carpet Secrets Spilled

Sand paper, wig tape, and cut-off nylons. They've all been used to make celebs look flawless

Shakira Red Carpet Secrets

Beauty Is Pain — But Doesn’t Have to Be

How many times have you had the “my feel are killing me” conversation with someone at the best party of the year? It seems like the sexiest shoes (like Shakira’s, here) are the worst offenders.

“Shoes complete a look,” Joeright says. “Often heels are uncomfortable for consecutive hours of wear. I always put in a pair of shoe pads. They come in fun patterns, my favorite are animal prints. They offer some comfort and also keep the foot from sliding forward in the shoe. Toes hanging over the front edge of open-toed shoes and heeled sandals is not an attractive look.”