No blizzard can keep New York Fashion Week from happening! BeautyStat braved the arctic chill to report on some of the bright (and unexpected) Fall/Winter ’13 makeup trends!
Revlon and NARS Cosmetics were onset to provide pops of color for a 60′s mod effect, extreme eyeliner, muted grey/glitter eyes and hooded lids for designers such as Altuzarra, Alexander Wang, Lisa Perry, Thakoon and Rag & Bone. Read on to see which products were used backstage to get the look for yourself.
Who: Revlon Global Artistic Director, Gucci Westman, backstage at Lisa Perry
What: Revlon Global Artistic Director, Gucci Westman, captured …
Nail look from Behnaz Sarafpour NYFW ’13 (Photo Courtesy of CompulsiveStyle.com)
Fall is in the air, and that means BeautyStat’s favorite nail expert Tracylee giving us the lowdown on some of fall’s hottest nail trends. Read on to see which nail trends will be hot this season, with most of the new colors and nail effects hot off of the runways from New York Fashion Week. This fall nail season is all about textured nails with subtle yet interesting accents of either color or shine. Metallics kick off the chilly season …
NY Fashion Week has come and gone, but the editors here at BeautyStat still can’t get over all the amazing hair and makeup looks we saw on the runways! That’s why we’re giving you our Top 5 Best Hair Looks From NY Fashion Week. From the Geisha-inspired hot pink eyeshadow seen on the models at ANN YEE’’s Spring/Summer ’13 runway collection to the mermaid blue eyeshadow seen at Joy Cioci, these looks are bound to be on-trend for next year. But, we might just be a little too excited to …
NARS has been busy behind-the-scenes creating some remarkable makeup looks for designers such as Alexander Wang, Thakoon, Tanya Taylor, Naeem Kahn, Helmut Lang and their very own Creatures of the Wind show.
For the ACNE runway show, Lisa Butler (pictured above) created a special look.
LEAD ARTIST: Lisa Butler using NARS Cosmetics at ACNE
TREND: Fresh skin with a graphic eye
LOOK: “There are so many different looks so we needed to make one uniform beautiful look without being too romantic. The skin is fresh but the lines are sharp and clean for a look that’s more tough.”
Below are …
NARS has been busy behind-the-scenes creating some remarkable makeup looks for designers such as Alexander Wang, Thakoon, Tanya Taylor and their very ownCreatures of the Wind show. As of last Friday, NARS Cosmetics created the look for the Helmut Lang Spring/Summer 2013 Collection runway show. For the Naeem Kahn runway show, James Boehmer (pictured above). created a special look.
SHOW: Naeem Khan
LEAD ARTIST: James Boehmer, NARS Director of Global Artistry
TREND: Matte skin with a glossy lip
LOOK: “The designer’s inspiration was Wallis Simpson,” said Boehmer. “So to make the look more updated, we focused on a glossy, very vinyl-textured lip to contrast the matte texture of …
NARS has been busy behind-the-scenes creating some remarkable makeup looks for designers such as Alexander Wang, Thakoon, Tanya Taylor and their very own Creatures of the Wind show. As of last Friday, NARS Cosmetics created the look for the Helmut Lang Spring/Summer 2013 Collection runway show. Hannah Murray (pictured above) for NARS Cosmetics created a look based on fresh skin and lived-in makeup. For the designer’s inspiration, “Juergen Teller‘s images of Annie Morton came to mind,” said Michael and Nicole Colovos, the husband and wife designing team behind the label. “An off-duty …
NARS has been busy behind-the-scenes creating some remarkable makeup looks for designers such as Alexander Wang, Thakoon, Tanya Taylor, Helmut Lang and their very own Creatures of the Wind show. Today, NARS created a special look for the Joy Cioci runway show.
SHOW: Joy Cioci
LEAD ARTIST: Uzo, NARS International Lead Makeup Stylist
TREND: Glistening cheeks and pink lips
LOOK: “The look is ‘mermaid meets the 1920s.’ Part vintage. Part fantasy,” said Uzo. “Eyes are bathed in shades of shimmering ocean blue. Cheeks are glistening in silvery pearl. The lips and its’ cupid bow are dramatized in soft pink.”
Below are the key …
NARS has been pretty busy so early on in the game this NY Fashion Week. Not only did NARS kick-off one of the first shows for Tanya Taylor’s Spring ’13 Collection, but was able to showcase its own Creatures of the Wind (COTW) show lead by James Boehmer, as well as the unique minimal look they created for the Alexander Wang.
For today’s Thakoon show, NARS created a look that was all about the brows.
LEAD ARTIST: Diane Kendal for NARS Cosmetics
TREND: Strong brows
DESIGNER INSPIRATION: “Everything is light and transparent for the purpose of combining structure and transparency,” said …
Andy Warhol will live this fall at cosmetics counters, courtesy of François Nars and a multichannel color cosmetics effort that marks his brand’s — and the Warhol Foundation’s — largest collaboration to date.
Why Andy Warhol? “Why not Andy Warhol?” Nars, founder and creative director of the brand that bears his name, countered to WWD. “I have always surrounded myself with Andy’s work and even paid tribute to him in my past collections — Edie Eyeshadow, Chelsea Girls Lip Lacquer, etc. This just seemed like the right time to do [a …
Having reviewed Per-fékt Beauty before, and getting to meet the lovely founder, Richard Andersen, I expected the new Lip Perfection Gel ($24.00) and Lash Perfection Gel ($28.50) to be, well, perfect! And indeed they are!
Top to Bottom: Sunset and Hollywood
The modern look to this line — and the way the Lip Perfection Gel comes out of their flower-like logo — was fun to look at and very easy-to-apply. Richard says “Lip brushes are a thing of the past. The flower power tip applicator provides incredible precision for a strong lip in …