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Backstage Beauty | Theyskens’ Theory – S/S 2012 -

The Look: Cool Girls Makeup: James Kaliardos for MAC Hair: Odile Gilbert for Kerastase Nails: Jin Soon Choi for Zoya http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T2yM1lY8obU&feature=youtu.be Makeup The makeup directive from Olivier Theyskens was that he wanted the girls to look cool but with a little kick. So, Kaliardos used a khaki color on the eye with a reflective silver pigment shooting up the center of the eye. "It gives ...
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Backstage Beauty | Sophie Theallet – S/S 2012 -

The Look: Romy Schneider in the movie La Piscine Makeup: Tom Pecheux for MAC Hair: Didier Malige for Aveda Makeup Tom Pecheux was inspired by French actress and 60s beauty icon Romy Schneider in the movie La Piscine. "It's a twisted love story in a house with an amazing swimming pool and Romy Schneider is tan and glowing with lots of mascara and shimmer. ...
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Backstage Beauty | Chris Benz – S/S 2012 -

  The Look: 60s Warhol Lady Skin: Eileen Harcourt for Clarisonic Makeup: Daniel Martin for Lancome Hair: DJ Riggs for TIGI Nails: Anna-Maria for Lancome Skin Celebrity aesthetician Eileen Harcourt was backstage to give models a quick cleansing and makeup prep. "Skin is an accessory, just like shoes and hair," she said. She used the Clarisonic Cleanser with the Facial Brush to remove makeup and dirt and ...
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Backstage Beauty | Alexandre Herchcovitch – S/S 2012 -

The Look: 50s-inspired Pretty Lady Makeup: Philippe Chansel for MAC Hair: Rolando Beauchamp for Bumble & Bumble Nails: Wanda Ruiz for CND Makeup Philippe Chansel was inspired by a dress with opals to do an opal eyelid. Green, blue and red Reflects (fine glitters) were mixed together on the eyelid to create subtle reflections of color, just like a real opal. Everything else was kept simple ...
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Backstage Beauty | Ohne Titel – S/S 2012 -

The Look: Cool Chicks Makeup: Lisa Butler for MAC Hair: Jimmy Paul for Bumble & Bumble Nails: Theresa Darling for Priti NYC Makeup To balance the vivid prints and colors in the collection, makeup was clean and sharp. "It's light-hearted, elegant makeup... playful," described Lisa Butler. Foundation was used minimally to even out the skin where necessary, a black pencil was smudged into the top ...
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Backstage Beauty | Ruffian – S/S 2012 -

The Look: Society Girl Meets Jockey Makeup: James Kaliardos for MAC Hair: Neil Moodie for Bumble & Bumble Nails: Yuna Park Makeup James Kaliardos was inspired by a couple different women for the makeup look – Elizabeth Taylor, Jacqueline de Ribes and Sheena Easton. "The brows are Elizabeth Taylor, the liner is Jacqueline de Ribes photographed by Richard Avedon in a famous photograph and the ...
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Backstage Beauty | DKNY – S/S 2012 -

Look: Beach Girl Chic Makeup: Charlotte Willer for Maybelline Hair: Eugene Souleiman for Wella Professionals Nails: Elle for Essie Makeup When Charlotte Willer heard that California beach girls were Donna Karan's inspiration for DKNY, she immediately thought of girls who've "been on the beach all day and they're tanned and have a glow... a little too much sun. It's about the simplicity of beauty - ...
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Backstage Beauty | Charlotte Ronson – S/S 2012 -

Look: 1920s Victorian Meets Grunge Girl Makeup: Gilbert Soliz for Sephora PRO Skin: Hydroxatone Hair: Jeanie Syfu for TRESemme Nails: Fumiko for Color Club Makeup Ronson's Victorian-era inspiration (long hemlines and sheer fabrics) carried over into the beauty look with a healthy dose of effortless cool. Soliz used products from the new Charlotte Ronson for Sephora makeup collection. Skin was prepped with Hydroxatone Instant Effect 90 ...
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Backstage Beauty | Jill Stuart – S/S 2012 -

Look: 70s Sophisticated Bohemian Makeup: Diane Vendal Hair: Odile Gilbert for Kerastase Nails: Alicia Tolley Makeup Diane Kendal created a "70s inspired, sophisticated bohemian" makeup look. After rimming the inside of the eyes with a soft black eyeliner, she diffused a black cream liner on the top lashes and brushed the eyebrows. Cheeks were brushed with a blend of pink and peach blush and highlighter ...
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Backstage Beauty | VPL – S/S 2012 -

Look: Clean, Healthy Beauties Makeup: Lucia Pieroni for Cle de Peau Hair:  Bob Recine for Phyto and Amika Nails: Nonie Creme for Butter London Makeup Makeup was a "healthy, glowing mannequin look, a bit androgynous but not too alien." Pieroni kept makeup simple and a bit monochromatic to complement the color in the collection. A new-for-spring 2012 Cle de Peau highlighter was brushed onto the ...
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Backstage Beauty | Peter Som – S/S 2012 -

Look: Naughty 60s Makeup: Tom Pecheux for MAC Hair: Eugene Souleiman for Wella Professionals Hair Color: Aura Friedman for Wella Professionals Nails: Zoya Nails http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4XlEKLe74qs&feature=channel_video_title Makeup Pecheux was inspired by the hint of 60s flavor in the shape of Som's clothes. "Peter wanted the girls to be made up but we thought black would be too much and too natural would not go with the colorful prints. ...
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Backstage Beauty | Rag & Bone – S/S 2011

Look: Modern-day, Surfer Girl Makeup: Gucci Westman for Revlon Hair: Guido for Redken & Sultra Nail: Jin Soon Choi for Revlon Makeup Westman created an effortless, sun-kissed look that focused on enhancing the model's natural beauty. "It's all about the clothes this season. The collection is very beautiful and there's a lot of color so we decided to keep the hair and makeup very simple. ...
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Backstage Beauty | Cushnie et Ochs – S/S 2012 -

Look: Festival Barbie Makeup: Charlotte Tilbury for MAC Hair: Danilo for Pantene Nails: Pattie Yankee for Dashing Diva Makeup While the inspiration started with Barbie, the end look evolved into a sportier, younger, cooler version, a bit "smudged, sexy and lived-in, like girls who go to festivals." Tilbury highlighted cheekbones and blended three cream blushes for a flush on the cheeks. Chocolate brown eyeliner ...
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Beauty Buzz | Chanel Shade Parade

Get ready for Chanel's Shade Parade starring Le Vernis de Chanel like you've never seen them. The most-coveted nail polishes perform their well-rehearsed choreography to the tune of "Little Bitty Pretty One" by Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers. It stars Dragon, Black Pearl, Inattendu, Particuliere and Orange Fizz. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HIy2siIfiMc  
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Backstage | Minx Spotted at Phillip Lim S/S 12

Turns out Minx Nails has a fan in Phillip Lim. A favorite of nail stylists during Fashion Week (i.e. Alexander McQueen and Vivienne Westwood), Minx was also backstage at Phillip Lim's S/S 12 collection for men last month. Lead nail stylist Brenda Abrial and her team applied MinxLusion to all 29 male models then scrubbed and roughened the edges to look ...
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