L’Oréal Uses Hair Extensions in Commercials; Rihanna Might Get a Spontaneous Tattoo at Her Album-Release Party


• New L'Oréal hair-product commercials starring Cheryl Cole have come under fire because the singer is wearing hair extensions in them, which critics call misleading. However, because the commercials include a disclaimer ("Styled with some natural extensions"), they have not been pulled off the air. [FabSugar]

• Rihanna reportedly requested that her tattoo artist, Josh Lord, attend her Rated R album-debut party tonight in case she wants to spontaneously get new ink. [Page Six/NYP]

• Cate Blanchett showed off her flawless complexion last night at a dinner for the Sydney Theatre Company. She uses the Facial Treatment Mask by Japanese skin-care brand SK-II a few times a week, which would be an expensive habit if she weren't the face of the company. [Beauty Counter/Style.com]

• Lancôme is changing up its line of Juicy Tubes for the tenth anniversary of the collection next year. The company plans to make a four-color range of glosses out of 100 percent natural ingredients, including honey. [Independent UK]

Bottega Veneta is working on its first fragrance, which will be created by the brand's creative director, Tomas Maier. [WWD]

• A transgender prisoner in Massachusetts, who was convicted of murdering his wife in 1990, wants the state to pay for electrolysis. [Daily Beauty Reporter/Allure]