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Best of New York Fashion Week AW17

New York came and went pretty quickly it seems, and from show to show there appeared to be a whole lot of nothing on the faces. This is of course not unsual as the no makeup, makeup tends to rule many a runway, and still requires makeup artists to carry an arsenal of products to achieve said look.

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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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Saint Laurent Resort 2014

The images from the Saint Laurent resort collection are fabulous. The textures in the makeup and the clothes are quite stunning. I’m dying over all 3 of the jackets. The leather, sequins and that crazy feather/fur number!  The deconstructed,

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Charlotte Tilbury's House of Rock n' Kohl

Makeup artist Charlotte Tilbury has partnered with Selfridges to create a week long makeup extravaganza with direct access to  Charlotte’s incredible talent and insider secrets. Charlotte is a phenomenal artist I learn alot whenever I work with her backstage, despite being intimidated by her flashlight!

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Get the Look Gucci SS13

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The Gucci spring show was flawless. The entire look goes from runway to real-way effortlessly. The major focus was on the eyes, and all you need to recreate it is soft bronze eyeshadow and thick lashes. Paired with a slightly dewy complexion and nude lips this is look anyone could do in their sleep!

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Get the Look: Prada SS 2013

The look from Prada SS13 translates easily from the catwalk to real life. It’s all about that cherry red lip with a highlight on the cupids bow. Keep the eyes softly contoured with a matte brown shadow. Highlight the inner corner of the eye with a shimmery white,

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Tip of the Day: Graphic Eye Makeup

For strong graphic eye makeup mark out the design with a pencil first, then fill in and blend for a precise, balanced look.

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Christian Dior Resort 2014

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I loved the combination of textures in both the makeup look and the collection itself at Dior Resort. The matte white shadow almost disappears, yet you can still see the structure of the shape. The simple centre parted ponytails drew more focus to the velvet fuchsia lip,

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Chanel Resort 2014

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Karl Lagerfeld’s Chanel Resort collection gave you a feeling of being on a rather chic mini-break. The makeup look featured sooty black eyelids winged out towards the temple, and stretched into the inner corner. As a massive advocate for lower liner, I loved the indigo blue that wrapped around the lower lash line.

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Tip of the Day: Brushed Up Brows

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Brush your brows up, and keep full brows looking groomed with brow gel like MAC Brow Set.

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