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Missy Elliott for Elle

 

It’s so good to see Missy Elliott on the cover of Elle. Decked out in Marc Jacobs FW17 and representing the metallic lip trend very well. This takes me back to the zeros when Billy B was her makeup artist. I lived for the looks he would create.

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LOVE Magazine 17.5

LOVE magazine never disappoints. Issue 17.5 shot by Alasdair McLellan features the iconic Adriana Lima along side two of the coolest models of the moment, Adwoa Aboah, and Slick Woods.

 

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Toronto Women's Fashion Week AW17

 

After a year hiatus Toronto Women’s fashion week was back this month. With a new name, and venue, and fewer designers on the schedule. One thing remained the same; Grace Lee was back with her makeup team and we were ready to pump out some fabulous looks.

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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 Red Carpet Looks 2017 Oscars

Sunday nights Oscar red carpet did not disappoint. Hailee Seinfeld’s complete look was absolutely my favourite. From the Ralph Russo dress to the smoldering smokey eye she was perfection. Old Hollywood glamour was a popular look for the evening. Kirsten Dunst in Dior, Taraji P. Henson in Alberta Ferretti,

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Best Makeup Looks of Couture Fashion 2017

The makeup masters were hard at work last week in Paris. Peter Philips created starry looks at Dior. Tom Pecheux went alien like for Iris Van Herpen, to ultra pretty at Chanel. Pat McGrath taped back the models faces at Givenchy, while Terry Barber was mad for colour at Jean Paul Gaultier.

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Naomi Campbell for W Magazine

 

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W magazine is closing out the year strong with this fabulous editorial featuring Naomi Campbell. Makeup artist Renee Garnes, photographer Steven Klein, and fashion editor Edward Enninful were a few of the creative forces behind the shoot.

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2016 American Music Awards

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Models, musicians, and actors hit the red carpet last night at the AMA’s. Gigi Hadid was the star of the evening in flawless makeup and no less than six wardrobe changes. Standard red carpet beauty prevailed like hyper-real skin with the right amount of shade and highlight,

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CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Gala 2016

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These were my four best dressed from last weeks CFDA gala. Cindy Bruna looked elegant in a cream Jonathan Simkhai dress. Solange Knowles is never one to blend in with the crowd, and she looked fabulous in a silver trouser suit by Off-White. Karlie Kloss stunned in Prabal Gurung.

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Kenzo for H&M

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After three years in a row of queueing up in the early hours of the morning for H&M’s designer collabs, I thought I might take my chances online this year. After last years Balmain¬†disappointment I was pretty much over the whole thing, plus Kenzo was never my go-to label not like Wang or Marant.

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