BELLA was backstage getting you all the Behind the Scenes beauty scoop at J. Mendel’s runway show for NYFW 2016
Hair: Recine for Beauty.com using PHYTO and The Beachwaver Co.
Makeup: Romy Soleimani for Beauty.com using Kevyn Aucoin and ARCONA
Nails: Geraldine Holford for Beauty.com using Londontown
GET THE LOOK: HAIR
· Create a clean part down the middle of the head, blow drying the hair with The Beachwaver Co. Pro Dry (coming soon to Beauty.com)
· Flair iron the hair section by section using The Beachwaver Co. Coast Pro Ceramic Styling Iron (coming soon to Beauty.com)
· For added shine, smooth PHYTO Professional Intense Volume Mousse over the front of the hair
· Lightly brush the hair to create an eye level pony tail and secure with a hook elastic
· Mist with PHYTO Phytolaque Soie Finishing Spray and a touch of PHYTO Professional Workable Holding Spray
· Smooth fly-aways with PHYTO Phytokératine Extrême Exceptional Cream (coming soon to Beauty.com)
GET THE LOOK: SKINCARE
· Cleanse the skin using ARCONA Triad Pads followed by ARCONA Desert Mist pressed into the skin. For added hydration, apply ARCONA Magic Dry Ice to the face
· Finish the look with ARCONA Wine Oil (coming soon to Beauty.com) for added glow
GET THE LOOK: MAKEUP
· Apply Kevyn Aucoin Luminous Foundation (coming soon to Beauty.com) throughout the face followed by Kevyn Aucoin Sensual Skin Enhancer as needed where redness occurs.
· Brush the brows upwards using Kevyn Aucoin Precision Brow Pencil for a clean look
· Starting in the center of the lower lash line, apply Kevyn Aucoin Precision Eye
Definer in Evergreen and blend outwards. Define the outer corners of the eyes by lining one quarter of the upper lash line using the same Kevyn Aucoin Precision Eye Definer in Evergreen.
· Diffuse the lower lash line using Kevyn Aucoin The Eyeshadow Duo in Frosted Jade
· Apply Kevyn Aucoin Eye Gloss (coming soon to Beauty.com) to the inner corners of the eye and orbital crescent to highlight.
· Finish the look by pressing a bit of Kevyn Aucoin Sensual Skin Enhancer mixed with Kevyn Aucoin The Lipgloss in Nerinese for a hydrated gleam.
GET THE LOOK: NAILS
· Create a custom blend of Londontown Lakur in Put The Kettle On mixed with Londontown Lakur in Chivvy Along followed by Londontown Kur Protective Top Coat for added shine.
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