Are You Looking At a Downtown Girl Or an Uptown LadyHow to Distinguish The 2 Different Styles Young Women Favor
THE DOWN TOWN LOOK
Concept: Sexy with super long legs to die for.
Celebrity: The hair and makeup of the actress Kim Gyu-lee have become the standard.
Hair: Long and straight with blond streaks or bleached with black roots.
Makeup: Korean brand cake foundation to guarantee 100 percent facial coverage. Strong eyebrows and dark lipstick.
Wardrobe: Trendy jersey and skinny pants that cover the platform heels.
Accessories: Trendy and inexpensive replicas of all brands.
Attitude: Curious, experimental, liberal.
Sunglasses: Every girl's all-time vanity glasses. Both types of women, downtown and uptown, love sunglasses from Armani.
THE UPTOWN LOOK
Concept: High Society. The word "cheap" is a taboo.
Celebrity: The actress Shim Eun-Ha's clean and classy image is much envied.
Hair: Neatly groomed bob pinned up with a pricey French Olivier barrette adorned with glittering diamante stones.
Makeup: French brand name cake foundation to guarantee 100 percent natural-looking skin. The latest hue from Chanel is a must. No eye makeup.
Wardrobe: Conservative suit or simply an elegant dress with matte stockings.
Accessories: Anything Gucci that is purchased from a duty-free shop.
Attitude: Conservative, or at least the appearance of conservatism.
by Ines Cho