5 Standout Fall 2020 Beauty Trends From New York Fashion Week

The fashion set has moved across the pond to London, but we’re taking a moment to appreciate the major Fall 2020 beauty moments from the New York Fashion Week shows — because they really, truly, were major.This season was full of experimental, artful, inventive hair, makeup and nails. Amidst the many looks we spotted backstage, we noticed some […]

19 Manicures From New York Fashion Week to Inspire Your Next Salon Visit

Or, for the especially talented, your next DIY polish job.Backstage at Prabal Gurung. Photo: Courtesy of ZoyaAfter several seasons of subdued, classic manicures, we can officially report: Nail art is back! At least if New York Fashion Week‘s Fall 2020 runways, where bold and unapologetic looks reigned supreme, are any indication. Some solids still made appearances, […]

Pat McGrath Created Dozens of Distinct Red Lipstick and Black Eyeliner Looks at Marc Jacobs

The makeup artist, along with hairstylist Guido Palau, reimagined classic beauty staples for 90 models and 50-plus dancers that walked the designer’s Fall 2020 runway.A beauty look from Marc Jacobs’s Fall 2020 runway.Photo: Stephanie Saltzman/FashionistaMarc Jacobs is loyal. To himself, to his collaborators, to his brand, to his routines. (He refuses to cave to pressure […]

7 Fall and Winter Nail-Color Trends You’re About to See Everywhere

Including your next manicure, probably.Photo: ImaxtreeFall is often associated with change and starting afresh. The beloved season signals the switch-up of just about everything, from the clothes we wear to the Spotify playlists we make, not to mention to the lunch menu at Sweetgreen. For many, the shift to autumn also brings the opportunity to […]

21 Manicures From New York Fashion Week That Will Reignite Your Love for French Tips

Noughties nails are back.Backstage at Christian Siriano. Photo: Courtesy of EssieFrench manicures became the gold standard during the ’90s and early aughts, and they’re back — along with cargo pants — on the runway at New York Fashion Week‘s Spring 2020 season. In 2019, the classic tips are far from boring or mom-ish: Top manicurists have […]

Marc Jacobs’s Spring 2020 Beauty Look Was an Ode to Individuality

Jacobs assembled Guido Palau, Pat McGrath, Jin Soon Choi and Mei Kawajiri to create completely unique beauty looks for each of his 60-plus models.Backstage at the Spring 2020 Marc Jacobs show. Photo: Courtesy of Marc Jacobs BeautyIf Marc Jacobs has anything to say about it, the days of identical models stomping down the runways in […]

Steph’s Go-To Pedicure Nail Polish Right Now

The prettiest blue.Jin Soon nail polish in Aero, $18, available here.  Photo: Courtesy of Jin SoonLike cilantro, Taylor Swift and leg washing, blue nails can be pretty polarizing. Never forget that one episode of “Friends” when Monica wears blue press-ons to keep from biting her nails and inviting critique from her mother Judy, only to have […]

Alexander Wang’s Latest Runway Beauty Look Featured ‘Bull-Whip’ Ponytails, Cornrows and Wet-Looking Hair

Get all the details about the hair and makeup for the designer’s Collection 1 2020 show.Alexander Wang Collection 1 2020 backstage. Photo: Steven Ferdman/WireImageOn Friday, Alexander Wang took to Midtown Manhattan — specifically, the plaza at Rockefeller Center — to stage his Collection 1 2020 runway show. It marked the second time the designer made […]

21 Minimalist Manicures From New York Fashion Week That Are Far From Boring

All you need is a touch of glitter or subtle graphic detail.Backstage at Prabal Gurung. Photo: Courtesy of ZoyaNails at New York Fashion Week‘s Fall 2019 season spoke to autumn’s best qualities: The color palette was rooted in creamy neutrals — think light mochas, taupes and nudes — reminiscent of warm lattes and and thick […]

Marc Jacobs Shows an Uncharacteristically Restrained Beauty Look for Fall 2019

No-makeup makeup; no-hair hair; no-nails nails.Backstage at the Fall 2019 Marc Jacobs show. Photo: Courtesy of Marc Jacobs BeautySeason after season, the Marc Jacobs runway serves as a platform for some of the most boundary-pushing, avant-garde, unexpected hair and makeup looks — for better or worse. But for the designer’s Fall 2019 show, the boundary-pushing, avant-garde, […]