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Best of Paris Fashion Week SS18

It goes without saying that perfect, flawless, hydrated skin was a huge look on the runway. Balmain, Saint Laurent, Givenchy, and Giambattista Valli all showcased impeccable skin finishes on their girls. Chanel took a maximalist approach with frosted blue shadow blended up to the brow bone, and shiny red  lips.

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Pat McGrath Labs Unlimited Collection

 

Perhaps one of the most anticipated makeup launches is about to happen. Pat McGrath will debut the first pieces of her permanent full collection on September 16th. After months of teaser products that sold out in minutes, leaving me completely devastated after each futile attempt,

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Get the Look: Marc Jacobs Resort 2017

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The Marc Jacobs resort show was a flashback to the 1980’s complete with crimped hair and lace gloves. The rock and roll eyes definitely had me pulling out my black kohl pencil to create a slightly more toned down version for a night out. I used YSL Kajal and lined both my upper and lower lash line including the waterline.

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Makeup Tip of the Day: Smokey Liner & Glitter

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Apply glitter to the outer corner of the eyes and let it fall imprecisely to add some interest to a smokey eyeliner look.

Burberry fall 2016 makeup design Wendy Rowe.

Image from vogue.com

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Yaz Bukey for Shu Uemura

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I’m so in love with this limited edition collab at Shu Uemura. Parisian accessories designer Yaz Bukey’s concept for the 32-piece collection, is four girlfriends who fall in love with the same man, Mr. Shu Shu. Each of the four characters has a different personality represented in the collection by the different colour packaging.

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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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Maybelline Color Tattoo Leather & Master Kajal

I was already hooked on Color Tattoo after seasons of working with it backstage at Toronto Fashion week. The new Leather version is just as good as the original but with a matte texture. I have oily eyelids so shadow creases on me quite easily,

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Dior Cherie Bow Twin Set Eyeshadow

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New from Dior for spring these rather convenient eyeshadow pens are part pencil part shadow. Use the pencil end first and then set it, and add more intensity with shadow from the foam end. Create fuss-free eye makeup in minutes.

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Natasha Poly

Natasha Poly, razor sharp black liquid eyeliner, high-shine red lips, and styling by Gareth Pugh and Alexander Wang–there’s a lot to love about this editorial in Madame Figaro mag.

Images from models.com

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Louise Gray For Topshop Makeup

The Louise Gray collaboration for Topshop launches this Thursday. The makeup collection is as you would expect tons of techno colours and lots of glitter. Everything from lipstick, nail polish, eyeliners, and shadows in maximum colour to create endless stand out looks.

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