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Creatures Of The Wind for Spring 2012

NARS created the look for the Creatures Of The Wind presentation SS 2012 during New York Fashion Week. LEAD ARTIST: James Boehmer, NARS Director of Global Artistry. TREND: Pastel eyes with glowing skin.


Backstage at Creatures Of The Wind for Spring 2012

DESIGNER INSPIRATION: “We had in our minds this idea of moving objects coming to life,” said designers Shane Gabier and Chris Peters. “It’s quite psychedelic, a little triply with the acid greens and purples.”

Daryl K Spring 2012

NARS created the look for the Daryl K runway show ss2012 during New York Fashion Week. LEAD ARTIST: Uzo, NARS International Lead Makeup Artist. TREND: Strong brow and contoured cheeks.

DESIGNER INSPIRATION:”The Spring 2012 collection is an expression of fluidity and softness and modernity in terms of fabrics and shapes and styling,” said designer Daryl Kerrigan. “This season also marks a continuation of my exploration into prints through a collaboration with artist Spencer Sweeney.”

Zac Posen Spring 2012

ZAC POSEN. “A LATE 1960’S BLACK AND WHITE FASHION PHOTO FROM HARPER’S BAZAAR BY JAMES MOORE, FEATURING EXTREMELY LONG EYELASHES.”-KABUKI

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DIANE VON FURSTENBERG Spring 2012

DIANE VON FURSTENBERG. “AFRICA AS A NEW BEGINNING…AFRICA TODAY.”-JAMES KALIARDOS

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Jenny Packham Spring 2012

Jenny Packham Spring 2012 NYC Fashion Week. Date: Monday, September 12, 2011. Makeup by Talia Shobrook.  All products from Laura Mercier Makeup Collection. BTW Did you know that…we hear that Kate Middleton was spotted purchasing Laura Mercier in London a few months ago and wore a lot of Jenny Packham on her recent North American tripShow…


Jenny Packham Spring 2012 makeup face chart

INSPIRATION: The makeup look is a modern take on the glamorous 1970s, inspired by Jerry Hall and the lyrics from the Rolling Stones song about her, “She’s a Rainbow.”

Pamella Roland Spring 2012

Pamella Roland Spring 2012 NYC Fashion Week. Date: Monday, September 12, 2011. Makeup by Matin Maulawizada, Global Artistry Director and Brand Ambassador. All products from Laura Mercier Makeup Collection.


Pamella Roland Spring 2012  makeup face chart

INSPIRATION: The makeup look is inspired by the abstract compositions of American Abstract Expressionist painters from the 1940s. It was designed to complement Pamella Roland’s collection which is infused with special fabrics and bold treatments that are evocative of the iconic paintings of the era.

Luster Takes a Stand Against Bullies

Luster Premium White, the only at-home product line that whitens teeth up to six shades without causing any tooth sensitivity, is proud to announce their charitable partnership with Bullying.org by donating $1 to Bullying.org for every individual who ‘likes’ Luster Premium White on Facebook beginning September 12, 2011.

Sephora Opens in New York City’s Meatpacking District

Sephora announces the opening of its newest store at 21-27 Ninth Avenue in New York City’s famed Meatpacking District on Friday, September 16th, 2011. Sephora has leveraged the Meatpacking District’s legacy as an epicenter of art and creativity to establish one of the most modern and transformative beauty shopping experiences anywhere in the world, incorporating innovative design, state-of-the-art services and exclusive brands for its 16th Manhattan location.

Victoria Beckham Spring 2012

NEW YORK—Makeup artist Charlotte Tilbury wanted the models at Victoria Beckham’s Spring 2012 show to look “handsome” and “sporty”. Charlotte created fresh, glowing skin with shading and highlighting to contour the face. For the eyes, Lancôme Liner Design in Bronze Couture was mixed with Absolue Bx moisturizer and applied to the crease and then topped with Juicy Tubes in Pure for a glossy finish. Lips were muted with a dab of concealer. Groomed, slightly arched eyebrows gave the look a feminine edge.


Victoria Beckham Spring 2012: Beauty by Lancôme.

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Derek Lam SS2012

Estée Lauder & Derek Lam SS2012. For the fourth consecutive season, Estée Lauder sponsored the beauty look (makeup & nails) at the Derek Lam SS 2012 runway show! Translucent skin with sun-drenched contours, a glaze of a ginger-hued gloss and neutral nails ruled the catwalk at Lincoln Center on Sunday, September 11th.


Model Liu Wen (L) and Joan Smalls beautiful at the Derek Lam SS2012 runway show