New York Fashion Week – Breakdowns for Adam, ThreeAsFour, Ruffian

Adam | Romy Soleimani

Inspiration: “The look is inspired by japanese water colour – the way colours mix, blend and diffuse when you mix them with water.”

Eyes: Beautiful Iris eye shadow – swept lightly over eyelids. Cornflower Blue pigment – applied in a sheer layer over lids to add depth. Teal pigment – blended in a thick diffused line along lower lashline. Tealo pencil – drawn along lower lashline.

Face: Love Rock mineralize blush duo mixed with White Frost Pigment – brushed high on cheekbones almost up to lashline for a pink watercolour haze.

Lips: Dim lip erase – blotted on to lips with fingers to slightly diminish natural lip colour.

See breakdowns for ThreeAsFour and Ruffian…

ThreeAsFour | Gordon Espinet

Inspiration: “The idea is to create a look with an other worldly glow.”

Eyes: Pearl cream colour base mixed with emphasize sculpting powder blended onto eyelids and under eyebrows to highlight.

Face: Mineralize skinfinish natural – applied in the lightest tones possible to even out the skin. Pearl cream colour base mixed with emphasize sculpting powder brushed over cheek bones, bridge of the nose, chin and just above the lips to highlight.

Lips:: Tinted Lip Conditioner in soothing beige – patted on to lips.

Ruffian | James Kaliardos

Inspiration: “The look is inspired by carolyn bessette, it’s young and confident.”

Eyes: Light Sweep sculpting powder – blended down from the crease over the eyelids. Dazzleblack mascara – delicately swept onto the top lashes.

Face: Studio Sculpt SPF15 foundation – applied to the face as a base. Light Sweep and Accentuate sculpting powder – countouring the cheek bones and temples in an angular shape. Emphasize sculpting powder – blended into cheek bones for highlight. Loose Prep+Prime powder – brushed on to set the face.

Lip: Cherry lip pencil – applied first to fill in the lips Ruffian Red Liptick – created by m•a•c in celebration of Ruffian’s fall/winter 09 collection. This lipstick was painted onto the lips with a soft diffused edge.