(Photo from Style.com. All credit due)
Mink (fur) caps for a sport range is the epitome of excess, whether they (Max Mara) are aiming to sell this into the China market is the possible bet. Which I wouldn’t make, as the China dream is the new nightmare in our collective view of a global ecomomy. But, one salvation aspect of the show and the fashion report that followed suit, is the makeup hints.
“…To achieve the effect, the pro gave “mini facials” backstage by massaging Balance Me Radiance Face Oil into complexions, then covered any blemishes with concealer. Lashes were left bare, while MAC Cream Colour Base in a red tone (try Premeditated) was washed horizontally across cheeks and the bridge of the nose to “make it look like the girls were flushed from exercise,” Graham explained. Arches were brushed up and set in place with a clear brow gel. For a “slightly damp” finish, the face painter highlighted the top of the cheekbones, eyelids, and Cupid’s bow with Cream Colour Base in Pearl before spritzing facades with Prep + Prime Fix +. “I told a buyer that it was like spraying orchids in a greenhouse!”