The Fashion Bomb News Breakdown: ANTM All-Star Cast Revealed, Check out Danziger Projects’ Africolor Exhibit, And Tracy Reese Teams with Maybelline Great Lash Mascara

• For this season (excuse me, cycle) of America’s Next Top Model, Tyra‘s bringing back your favorite ghosts of cycles past  in an all-star farce event.

Since some of the cast has enjoyed relative success in modeling, and the poses in these promo photos so zealously invade hot mess territory, it looks like this cycle is just for fun. My only question is: Where is the biracial butterfly Jade in all this? (UsMagazine)

• It is the end of an era. Serena Williams has launched her last nail polish duo in her Glam Slam collection with OPI. The red and bronze lacquers (Love is A Racket and Pros & Bronze, respectively) are in salons now. I’m thinking Pros & Bronze might have to be the next mani… (Beauty High)

• If you’re in NYC and want to see some stunning photography, hurry over to the Danziger Projects to view the Africolor exhibit. The images explore African life through a decidedly non- National Geographic lens, featuring African urbanites against saturated backdrops, donning vibrant hues. Danziger Projects is located at 527 West 23rd Street, and the exhibit runs until September 10. (

• You know something in the milk ain’t clean when people are surprised by Lane Crawford‘s, (Asia‘s leading high-end department store,) decision to use an all-Asian cast of models for its Fall 2011 campaign. (Style File)

• And now… some gratuitious man candy. Salieu Jalloh wears Givenchy in a shoot for V Man. Delicious. (Beauty is Diverse)

Maybelline‘s classic Great Lash Mascara is 40 years old! To celebrate the momentous occasion, the brand has enlisted Tracy Reese, Vivienne Tam, and Max Azria to design limited edition tubes of the mascara. The collection will be sold at Target, and will retail at $6.99. I love my M.A.C. Haute & Naughty mascara, but these tubes are so cute, I think I’ll have to rock out with some Great Lash for a minute! Which design is your favorite? (nitro:licious)



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