Fresh Faced at NYFW: AW 14/15 Makeup Trend


There have been some gorgeous makeup creations at NYFW AW 14/15, our faves include sultry scarlet lippies, intense crimson blush, gold glitter eyeshadows and super luminosity.

Ralph Lauren NYFW AW 14/15  - Photo ImaxTree

However, one of the looks we particularly love, especially since it's still summer down under, is the fresh faced, luminous makeup seen at Ralph Lauren (above). Not only is it perfect for every day, natural radiance but the pretty pink palette makes for a stunning bridal look. Here's how to recreate the look at-home, using natural beauty products:

Perfect Prep

This makeup look is all about healthy, luminous and radiant skin. Perfect skin starts with a good all-natural moisturiser. Trilogy's Vital Moisturising Cream is just the product for a healthy, every day glow. Not only will it gives your skin an instant lift, but works to protect and hydrate skin throughout the day. Apply to face, neck and decolletage. For an added radiance boost, try Kosmea's Radiance 24/7 Youth Boost and don't forget to exfoliate!

TOP TIP: After cleansing, simply use a warm damp flannel to remove dead skin cells.

Dewy Base

Use a luminous, lightweight foundation. We love Lavera's Natural Liquid Foundation; the nutrient rich formula will give you a super natural, flawless finish.

Brushed Brows

Your makeup won't look pristine with messy brows; be sure to groom them with a brow brush and fill in any gaps. Ere Perez's Natural Almond Eyebrow Pencil is great for most brow tones and comes with a brush.

Subtle Shadow

To recreate the look, apply a soft pink eyeshadow to the eyelid and a warm beige/melon to the lower brow bone. Ere Perez's Creative Chamomile Eyeshadow Duo in It's A Girl is ideal.

Lash Perfection

For luscious long lashes, lengthen and define them but don't add volume. Comb them through first to ensure lashes are straight, then apply a lengthening formula, such as Lavera's Long Lash mascara. To create colour depth at the base of the upper lashes, apply a very fine line of black liquid eyeliner.

Soft Blush

A soft subtle blush is all that's needed for natural beauty. Lavera's So Fresh Mineral Rouge Powder in Charming Rose will brighten your cheeks for a radiant glow.

Luminous Highlight

To enhance your skin luminosity, opt for a cream highlighter. Ere Perez's Versatile Vanilla Highlighter in Falling Star will let you shine in all the right places: apply to your cheekbones, upper brow bones, cupid's bow and the bridge of your nose.

Gorgeous Gloss

Finish your pretty pink look with a super glossy gloss. Bite Beauty's Lip Shine in Vintage is a gorgeous sheer pink.

By Nina Weston


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