Monthly Archives: September 2012

Runway Beauty: Gold Eye + Red Lips at Jason Wu Spring/Summer 2013

Working for MAC Cosmetics, makeup artist Diane Kendal created a Helmut Newton inspired look with one of my favorite combos - red lips and a touch of gold on the eye - at the Jason Wu Spring/Summer 2013 show. Face * Taupe Shape Powder Blush (available Spring/Summer 2013) — blended under cheekbones to contour. * Poised Powder Blush (available Spring/Summer 2013) —...

Runway Beauty: Modern Medieval at Rodarte Spring/Summer 2013

Modern Medieval was the inspiration behind the sleek hair, nude makeup and nails at the Rodarte Spring/Summer 2013 show. Makeup James Kaliardos for NARS Cosmetics Skin * NARSskin Optimal Brightening Concentrate * NARSskin Total Replenishing Eye Cream Face * Sheer Glow Foundation * Sex Appeal Blush * Radiant Creamy Concealer (new for Spring 2013) For a similar effect, try Concealer. Eyes * Himalayas Single Eyeshadow * Triple X Lip...

Runway Makeup: 60s Chic at Marc Jacobs Spring/Summer 2013

François Nars, Founder & Creative Director of NARS Cosmetics has once again created the look for the Marc Jacobs runway show and this time, it is all about heavy brows, glowing skin and smudgy eyes. Tres chic! "She’s a typical Marc girl,” said Nars of the beauty look. “Very New York City, very chic, very interesting.” Face * Sheer Glow Foundation *...

Runway Beauty: Mermaid Makeup + Bubbly Nails at Joy Cioci Spring/Summer 2103

Blue eyeshadow has been popping up EVERYWHERE at New York Fashion Week and today, it strikes again at the Joy Cioci Spring/Summer 21013 where the look was paired with glistening cheeks, pink lips and white bubbly nails. Stunningly beautiful! "The look is ‘mermaid meets the 1920s.’ Part vintage. Part fantasy," said NARS Cosmetics International Lead Makeup Stylist Uzo. "Eyes are...

Runway Beauty: Colorful Eyes and Hair at Peter Som Spring/Summer 2013

At Peter Som Spring/Summer 2013, color was everywhere. Tom Pecheux for MAC Cosmetics worked with Wella Professionals Global Creative Director Eugene Souleiman and Color Ambassador Aura Friedman to create "classic East Village cool girls - natural easy hair with touches of faded color with strong, bold, yet sophisticated eye colors." Face * MAC Mineralize Charged Water Moisture Gel — massaged...

Runway Makeup: Glistening Beauty at Derek Lam Spring/Summer 2013

For the sixth consecutive season, Estée Lauder sponsored the beauty look at the Derek Lam Spring/Summer 2013 runway show. Estée Lauder Creative Makeup Director Tom Pecheux led a team of 15 makeup artists to create the stunning look on 30 models while famed manicurist Jin Soon Choi and her team polished their nails. “The look is very feminine, very elegant...