Monthly Archives: September 2009

Runway Makeup Face Chart: Maladrino at Spring 2010 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

"Ethnic, tribal, desert sungirls. A rough, destroyed look – inspired by Sudanese clans, Peruvian tribes, Saharan nomads and Polynesian natives." – Tom Pecheux. Face * Studio Sculpt Foundation – applied for a light coverage. * Studio Fix...

Runway Makeup Face Chart: Carolina Herrera at Spring 2010 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

"A timeless, classic look. Fresh and really beautiful." - Diane Kendal Face * Mineralize SPF 15 Foundation – applied to skin for light coverage and a dewy, fresh finish. * Medium Blot Powder – dusted onto skin...

Runway Beauty Breakdown: Thakoon at Spring 2010 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Inspiration: The inspiration behind the collection came from the idea of “samurai-meets-surfer.” The collection consisted of so many sharp edges and aqua-blues that designer Thakoon wanted the girls to look like warriors so that...

Runway Makeup Face Chart: Zac Posen at Spring 2010 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

“A mix of Degas ballerinas and Jean Shrimpton from the 1960s. Graceful and delicate like a watercolour painting, colours blended like hydrangeas.” – Stephane Marais Face * Face and Body Foundation – applied to skin for...

Runway Beauty Breakdown: Marc Jacobs at Spring 2010 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Just as he told me at the NARS Loves Chicago event, François Nars did makeup for the Marc Jacobs show again at the Spring 2010 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. Inspiration: The look of the Marc Jacobs...

Celebrity Makeup Breakdown: Katy Perry at 2009 MTV Video Music Awards

Singer Katy Perry might not have won anything at the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards last night but she sure looked the prettiest at the event. CoverGirl makeup artist Jake Bailey took inspiration from Katy's...