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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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Fall 2014 Couture

 

The Couture makeup looks for Fall seemed to have a common thread–natural lips and a focus on the eyes. At Armani Prive straight lines were the theme. Ultra straight eyebrows and geometric shadow created a boxy look. If you loved Peter Philips look at Dior, 

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Spring 2014 Couture

The Spring 2014 couture collections were beautiful. These are 6 of my favourite makeup looks from the week – at Chanel the look designed by Peter Philips, was all about the eyes. Various sizes of silver glitter shimmered on the lower lash line. Dramatic black liquid liner defined the eyelids;

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Best of Paris Fashion Week

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As always the fashion capital of the world did not disappoint. The Paris collections were beyond amazing, and showcased some of the most innovative looks of the entire month. Karl Lagerfeld’s Chanel art gallery was so fab, and the art inspired bright eye makeup was perfect.

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Florals For Spring

Spring florals with white backgrounds, and sheer fabrics add an airy feel to this trend. Wear with peachy nude lips, and nails to complete this feminine look for the season.

1. Dior Cherie Bow Addict Lipstick in Charmante 437 2. Ciate Nail Polish in Couture 3.

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The Best of Paris Fashion Week

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The last runways have been walked in Paris, completing fashion month. We saw everything from the clean fresh faces at McCartney, Balmain and Giambattista Valli, to the grunge of Saint Laurent, and the weird but wonderful Rick Owens. Berry coloured lips were in order at Louis Vuitton,

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Spring Couture 2013

There were some very strong beauty looks from the spring couture collections. The look from Chanel was stunning. Smudgy black shadow and black lace were used to create a dramatic smoky eye.

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Get the Look: Giambattista Valli AW12

The look for Giambattista was designed by the great Val Garland, and was all about a strong, groomed, but not overly dark eyebrows. The inner and outer corner of the eye were highlighted with a soft silver shadow. Skin was natural matte and flawless, nothing on lips except lip balm.

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FW12 Couture Collections

 

The couture shows this week were out of this world gorgeous. The makeup look at Armani Prive was my favourite. The structured lines across the brows looked amazing.

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