The best hair and makeup looks from LFW
Mussed up and messy? Why not. Here are the looks to get familiar with…
By Iantha Yu
Beauty Crew Beauty Editor / April 11 2016
It was a real mixed bag of beauty looks this year at London Fashion Week, however one common theme sang out loud and clear: recklessness. Fashion designers didn’t follow traditional beauty looks this season; instead, hair was wet, mussed up and thrown into a bun haphazardly, lips weren’t drawn on perfectly, and eyes looked dark and grungy, like models hadn’t slept for weeks. Here’s what we loved from the runway…
Surprisingly, both men and women at the Burberry show sported a dusting of multi-coloured glitter around their eyes and cheekbones.
Charlotte Olympia has always had a retro-glam influence in her designs. This season, models walked out with vampy plum eyeshadow and a sharp red lip to contrast.
Find it tricky to get liquid liner right? Take inspiration from Xiao Li’s show which saw models rock stick-on white eyeliner which looked ever-so-striking.
This smoky eye look from DAKS is exactly why we love British beauty: it’s incredibly cool, it looks effortless, and makes us want try it out for ourselves immediately.
Models looked pretty as a petal with rose-tinted lips and cheeks, as seen backstage at FAD.
Dark, burgundy lips? Yes please. The girls at Mary Katrantzou show us how to do it right - let your smackers be the focus and pare you base and eyes right back.
Here’s a nice way to add a sparkly touch to your hair - make like Alexander McQueen and pop some large brooch-like pins around your hairline to keep flyaways at bay.
As seen at Osman, you can switch up your regular ponytail by threading a gold ring through your hair after securing the look with an elastic.
Iantha is BEAUTYcrew's Beauty Editor, and has been part of the team since the site launched in 2016. Besides pinot noir, she has a healthy obsession with fake tan smell, wispy false lashes and CND Shellac in the shade Romantique. Her words and styling can also be found in Virgin Australia Voyeur, Women's Health, and previously in SHOP Til You Drop and Cosmopolitan.