Metropolitan West, West 46th Street, NYC
A new venue-was a totally suitable and spacious two level locale for the Style 360 Lounge---that hosts a bunch of products and sponsors several fashion designers- every 6 months during NY Fashion week.
|Lead Creatives-James Vincent @jvincentmakeup (left), Orlando Santiago @mr_orlandosantiago (right)|
|BOLD LIPS-L.I.P. Color Creme in Valentine ($7.95), Cheeks got a natural color via L.I. P. Color Creme Palette ($43.95) to create a peachy dewey cheek|
|E.Y.E. Powder in Natural Wheat with Coco and Fawn in the Crease and Espresso in the corner crease and as drop shadow.|
|for an 'everyday look" this brown tinged smokey eye---and clear pinky lip gloss great way to have all day glam…without too much maintenance that a red lip would require, imo... a 'face' that is right whether casual or fancier evening outs...|
|EYES: E.Y.E. Powder in Natural Wheat with Coco and Fawn in the Crease and Espresso in the corner crease and as drop shadow.|
|False eyelashes---up top added drama|
|warm and cool tones -all get a perfect match…mix with moisturizer for less coverage… apply with sponge for build able coverage|
|FACE: Celebre Pro HD Make-up and Celebre Pro HD Loose Mineral Finishing Powder for a matte look with a flattering light reflecting finish---not a mask.|
|serious brush holder...|
|glued on---but re-usable|
|STATIC NAILS almond shaped…youthful and lengthening-very flattering|
|ALCONE supplied the over makeup staples-Embryolisse®|
|Jao Hand Refresher-germs be gone|
WHAT ELSE: NOT YOUR MOTHER'S HAIRCARE (name kinda like the jeans)...for this show----the hair was up as a bridal hairpiece was perched on top.
|hair blow dry smooth- loose curls via a barrel -then pinned into a back twist-with a side part opposite the side the hairpiece went|
|hair piece----right off center ---required a lot of bobby pins for secure hold|
|BACKSTAGE STAPLE-a sewing machine and someone who knows how to use it|
Between shows -we got the scoop on Mehron…and its best-selling color palettes-offered in rich highly pigmented shades----and long lasting.
|Stephanie F. Koutikas-Marketing Director-MEHRON…shows the options|
|beautifully packaged too-eye color powder palettes ---in vivid tones including yellow and orange.|
|cooler tones…flatter all eye colors|
CELEBRE PRO HD CREAM CONTOUR & HIGHLIGHT 12 SHADE Palette ($79.95) is for all skin tones
|Mehron Brush Cleaner and makeup tools-including the ergo shaped face smoothies foundation sponge|
|highly pigmented METALLIC POWDERS in shimmery gem/metallic/ birthstone tones---can be applied wet or dry-mixed with serums, moisturizer, water ---whatever---depending on the look. ($9.95)|
|touch-ups for attendees...|
|new-SKIN Prep-for longer lasting makeup-pre-primer or instead of-fragrance free too. $13.95|
WANT MY LOOKExotic Mediterranean look-strong eyes/brows with glossy lips---this is a look that is very wearable off the runway too.
|Santiago---mixed up peach-pink cheek colors and pointed out that depending on skin tones-one or the other will pop…darker tones benefit from a pink (cooler)|
|Cheeks: L.I.P. Color Creme palette to create a warm peachy dewey cheek|
|Strong brows-frame the eyes (and the face) via pencil|
|skin was glowing-natural finish...|
|bit of flick up-cats' eye finish…brows were groomed-pencil used|
|sexy waves---on the long tresses…blow dry with large barrel brush for lift….|
|then long ringlets with curling iron---pinned up -sprayed (and sprayed0…then brushed out….|
|nails---almond shaped---glued on...reusable too STATIC NAILS|
ELLE RUNWAY COLLECTION BY KOHL'S ---was a great collection-we don't have a that store in Manhattan---but what we saw was worth seeking out….
Strong red lip 'anchored a cats-eye classic makeup look.
|LIPS: L.I.P. Color Cream in Valentine with Glosstone for shine ($7.95 each)|
|EYES: E.Y.E. Powder in Natural Wheat in the crease-black liner---cat's eye upper lid-flick up the outer edge|
|brows-groomed-with pencil adding some color|
|mascara applied with a bent brush-that grabs every lash|
|Embryolisse-products are backstage staples…and affordable too…just a bit above mass merch $|
|hair…shiny---blow dry straight----then pinned into a noun at the base of the skull with the ends left loose|
|the makeup look with and without the red lip color and powder applied…they look great whatever-that is why they are models!|