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Best of Paris Fashion Week AW17

There is no doubt that Chanel had the most talked about show of the week, if not the entire season. The rocket ship was on another level! The makeup for the show had a decidedly mod feel with banana lines and lower lashes. Another show-stopper was Saint Laurent.

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The Best of Paris Fashion Week SS16

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The grande finale of the spring collections wrapped last week in Paris. One of my favourite looks was the glitter brow created by Val Garland at Giambattista Valli. The vibrancy and the sparkle of the glitter stood out beautifully against the models almost bare faces.

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Spring 2015 Neutral Beauty Must-Haves

 

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The spring runways were full of flawless complexions devoid of colour. The basis for any beautiful makeup look is the skin, and with these natural spring looks skin prep is essential. Hydrating vitamin enhanced water sprays; a few drops of oil massaged into the skin;

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Best of Paris Fashion Week AW15

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Paris fashion week was phenomenal. Every season I feel the same way but this fall was truly brilliant. The Christian Dior show was fantastic, I dream about those patent full length boots with lucite heels. The makeup masters Peter Philips and Pat McGrath were in fine form producing bejewelled faces at Givenchy to the abstract brights at Margiela.

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Dramatic Eyeliner Fall 2014

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This seasons eyeliner looks bring major drama, here are a few tips to take these runway trends from the catwalk to the street.

Lanvin’s undone, smudgy lids can be replicated by using a small flat brush and a black cream shadow. The round edges on the inner and outer corners give the liner at Dries Van Noten a very cool feel.

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Best of Paris Fashion Week AW14

Paris never fails to impress, and this season was no exception. Pat McGrath served up incredible beauty looks at McQueen, Givenchy, Lanvin, Christian Dior, and Stella McCartney. The Balmain girl doesn’t change much from season to season. Tom Pecheux keeps the girls looking fresh faced and cool.

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Dark Lips Vs Nude Lips AW13

This season take your pick between rich dark lips or pale nude pouts. The runway offered both of these contrasting looks, and although different they both have a matte texture in common.

1. Hourglass Opaque Rouge Liquid Lipstick in Icon 2. Urban Decay Revolution Lipstick in Shame 3.

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4 Fall Makeup Trends

These 4 makeup trends were seen time and again as I perused AW12 runway images. The ever present no makeup makeup, featuring  all shades of neutrals from caramel, taupe, sand, and beige. You cannot go wrong with a good a palette of earth tones this season.

The scarlet coloured mouth is essential to update your makeup collection.

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Top 4 Spring Makeup Trends

 

We’ve broken down makeup trends for this season into 4 categories. As always it starts with beautiful skin. Skin that’s radiant and glowing was a major theme throughout the collections.

There weren’t many shows that had alot of colour but tangerine warm hues kept popping up for eyes,

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Sneak Preview: Paris Fashion Week FW12

The makeup and hair styles run the gamut this season in Paris, however I did notice a bit of messy, teary-eyed eyeliner like at Louis Vuitton, and JPG and quite a few slicked back hair styles. My faves though are the cat liner at Lanvin and the berry lips at Rochas.

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