Completely satisfied final day of New York Vogue Week! As we gird our loins for London (and Milan and Paris), we’re trying again on the weirdest and wildest magnificence moments from the previous 5 days, from clay-slathered hair to bejeweled decrease backs to over-filled lips.
The very best NYFW magnificence appears to be like weren’t about rosy cheeks or perfectly-coiffed updos — they have been about making a press release. Let’s dive in.
Clay-covered braids at Collina Strada
Maverick hairstylist Evanie Frausto (the thoughts behind Nicole Kidman’s “jellyfish reduce”) slathered Aztec Secret Indian Therapeutic Clay on the crowns’ of fashions heads, a contact impressed by designer Hillary Taymour’s journey to volcanic baths in southern Europe. The likes of Ella Emhoff and Hari Nef paraded down the runway with pink and inexperienced clay-encrusted noggins, whereas others sported super-long braids — additionally coated in therapeutic clay — that trailed behind them like a trains.
Botched lip filler and crooked enamel at Barragán
Duck lips by no means appeared so good. At Barragán, make-up artist Yadim Carranza utilized puffy prosthetic lips to fashions, reworking them into over-filled medspa addicts. Snarky social commentary on a post-COVID America, the gathering was additional complemented by crooked, yellow, and all-together unappealing prosthetic enamel.
Physique jewels at Sandy Liang
Sandy Liang’s low-rise schoolgirl skirts and slouchy trousers left fashions’ abdomens and decrease backs uncovered, all the higher for adorning with crystals. The downtown designer’s cloud and bow-shaped physique jewels highlighted these very Y2K erogenous zones — I do not find out about you, however I sense a pattern within the making.
Pimple patches at Puppets and Puppets
Pimple patches are about to be your new favourite accent. Make-up artist Fara Homidi caught Starface’s soon-to-launch black patches underneath fashions’ eyes, on the cheekbones, and above the lips, making a magnificence mark-like impact. Homidi even created “gloves” utilizing the star-shaped stickers, making use of them all around the arms and up the arm.
Watercolor foreheads at Marni
Carranza made magnificence magic once more at Marni, the place he painted fashions’ foreheads in ombré gradients of orange, blue, and purple — shades that complemented Francesco Risso’s sunset-y palette.
Goopy pores and skin at Eckhaus Latta
An Instagram-able magnificence second if there even was one, fashions at Eckhaus Latta sported their skincare down the runway. Earlier than go-time, fashions’ faces have been brushed with Freeman Magnificence’s Infusion Peel-Off Masks, leading to a super-shiny, otherworldly look.