Paris Haute Couture Fashion Week
is dwindling down.
And as the top designers in the Parisian fashion industry unveiled breathtaking fall designs, hairstylists and makeup artists were busy creating masterpieces themselves on the models who strutted down the runway in the over-the-top pieces.
From towering hairdos
to in-your-face eye makeup
to Kate Moss
-esque tousled tresses, we at StyleList are bubbling with excitement from these beauty trends.
Read on for the details on the top hair and beauty looks from the week in the City of Light.
Sculptural 'Dos and Wild Makeup:
Towering hairstyles ruled the runway at Jean-Paul Gaultier and Christian Dior during Paris Haute Couture Fall 2010 Fashion WeekPhotos: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images | Karl Prouse/Catwalking/Getty Images
The models at Jean-Paul Gaultier
and Christian Dior
sauntered down the runway wearing sky-high hairstyles
that would make Lady Gaga
, and Judy Jetson blush. The ultra twisted and puffed 'dos were rounded out by statement-making beauty: whimsical lashes
, bold lips
, and neon eyeshadows
Sleek Strands and Dusty Lids: Straight hair
The models at Elie Saab and Giorgio Armani Prive donned sleek hairstyles during Paris Haute Couture Fall 2010 Fashion Week. Photos: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images (2)
and smoldering eye shadow
will never go out of style. And the beauty teams at Elie Saab
and Giorgio Armani
Prive rounded out the luxurious pieces by perfecting looks that allowed the natural glow of the models to shine through. Armani Privé
lead hairstylist Oribe
channeled old Hollywood with super-soft strands that contained lots of body and shine. "It's rich-looking with a bit of texture," says Oribe. To recreate the hairstyle, apply Royal Blowout Heat Styling Spray
to achieve a soft blow out. And finish by spritzing on Impermeable Anti-Humidity Spray
to beat frizz.
Messy tresses were all the rage at Valentino and Chanel during Paris Haute Couture Fall 2010 Fashion Week. Photos: Chris Moore/Catwalking/Getty Images | Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images
As the beauty editors and writers at StyleList made our rounds during Fashion Week, we couldn't help but notice the recurring Kate Moss
theme. Elements of the supermodel popped up at Alexander Wang
, Marc Jacobs
, Zero + Maria Cornejo
, and Proenza Schouler
. So, it was no surprised when we spotted that "just-rolled-out-of-bed" hair on the runways of Valentino
Read about the trends as they're made! Visit our Backstage Beauty section for the lowdown on hair and makeup, and browse our entire Fashion Week section for runway reviews, celebrity gossip, and more stylish scoops.