Alexander McQueen’s Basket-Weave Hair; James Franco’s Drag Makeover

• The models at Alexander McQueen’s spring runway show rocked basket-weave braids, which were created by lacing extensions through the girls’ hair. [Beauty Counter Blog/]

• Lauren Conrad teased her hair into a very bridal updo for a signing for her new book, Sugar and Spice. [The Girls in the Beauty Dept./]

• In the past ten years, the number of men undergoing abdominoplasty, or tummy tucks, more than doubled. [Fashion & Style/NYT]

• James Franco wears red lipstick, electric blue eyeshadow, and the kind of haughty stare that comes from years of practice on the cover of transsexual fashion glossy Candy Magazine. [Fashion Indie]

• The Body Shop is teaming up with the London College of Fashion to produce a line of makeup. [WWD]

• Green-and-Hazel-eyed ladies, take note! Bella Sugar has put together a video demo on how to create a smoky look that will make your eye color really pop. [Bella Sugar]