4 Truly Mesmerizing Beauty Trends From Milan Fashion Week

Including riffs on the classic red lip, metallic everything and museum-worthy hairstyles.Beauty looks from the Prada Fall 2020 show. New York started out the Fall 2020 shows with braids galore, vampire-inspired looks, flashes of neon and a variety of veil-covered faces; then, in London, models wore embellished eye makeup, wet-looking hair, metallic accents and ’60s throwbacks. But the backstage […]

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 […]

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 Unexpected, Makeup-Artist Approved Looks to Try for Fall

And no — they don’t all involve smoky eyes.The summer of 2019 was a big one for makeup. It saw the rise and complete infiltration of neon-lined eyes and pastel-painted lids à la HBO’s “Euphoria,” wet-looking lips and even actual embellishments (see: teeny star and pearl decals around the eyes). And while the transition into […]

The Backstage Beauty Experience Is Still Lacking for Black Models

“It’s bullshit if we call it ‘diversity’ and we can’t get representation backstage.”Although inclusivity has started to improve in some areas of the fashion industry, Ashley Chew, model and creator behind the viral “Black Models Matter” handbag, feels it hasn’t exactly translated to backstage beauty, believing it to be a trend that often feels phony. […]

4 Standout Beauty Trends From Paris Fashion Week

See the hair and makeup that dominated the French Spring 2020 runways.The beauty look from the Giambattista Valli Spring 2020 show. Photo: ImaxtreeParis Fashion Week closed out the Spring 2020 season with a whirlwind of big-name shows and memorable fashions to match. But the collections themselves weren’t the only eye-catching elements on the runways — […]

5 Standout Beauty Trends From Milan Fashion Week

See the hair and makeup that dominated the Italian Spring 2020 runways.The beauty look from Giorgio Armani’s Spring 2020 show. Photo: ImaxtreeYes, fashion month is still going strong. As the European shows jump from Milan to Paris, we’re taking a moment to soak up all the major hair and beauty moments we spotted on the […]

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 […]

Makeup Artist, Model and Muse Raisa Flowers Is Bringing Her Own Brand of Weirdness to Beauty and Fashion

The Rihanna- and Pat-McGrath-approved creative is ignoring trends, breaking conventions and carving out a career path that focuses on lifting people up and paying her successes forward.Raisa Flowers in ASOS and Pat McGrath Labs makeup. Photo: Jeremy Grier/FashionistaHere at Fashionista, we’re passionate about covering all the ways that the industry is changing for the better. […]

What Fashionista Editors Want for Fall

From cashmere cardigans to chunky chain necklaces, these are the pieces we’ll be stocking up on this season.There’s something particularly satisfying about shopping for fall: Maybe it’s that we’re more willing to get a little spend-y when it comes to coats and boots, because these are investment pieces we know we’ll be living in as […]