Get The Look: Alex Perry (RSFF DAY 6)

Napoleon Perdis directed the makeup for Alex Perry’s Show on Day 6 of Rosemount Sydney Fashion Festival 2010.

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National Creative Team Leader Kate Squires explains how to recreate the look at home:

What was the brief and/or inspiration for the look from the designer/brand?

A white hot Arabian Summer is the inspiration behind the Alex Perry collection. We wanted to create a look that enchanted and enticed but was also influenced by the exotic Arabia.

Napoleon created the look of a summer goddess with an Arabian twist but including a dramatic eyes and a glittering face.

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Describe the look:

A little shimmer, a little shadow and a lot of chutzpah—that’s the Alex Perry beauty look informed by night time glamour. Models eyes were lined in black kohl and embellished with a dramatic metallic charcoal that extends to the temples.

A glint of silver placed strategically in the eye socket updates the smokey eye look. Luminous skin, soft pink lips and insouciant attitude completed the funky, slightly futuristic look.

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What products where used to create the look?

Base
Auto Pilot Napoleon Complex skin renewal serum
Auto Pilot Pre-foundation Primer
Auto Pilot Lip Service
Pro-Palette Concealer
Boudoir Mist Spray Foundation
Camera Finish
Mesmer-eyes Waterproof Mascara

Cheeks
Camera finish in Look 5 or 6 to contour
Cheek to Chic Blush Duo #4
Loose Dust #37 Sand Beige
Upcoming, new Napoleon Perdis clear cream eye shadow color disc

Lips
Pro-Palette Concealer
NP Set Lipstick in San Francisco
Luminous Lip Veil In the Flesh

Brows
China Doll Eyeliner in Earth

Eyes
China Doll Eyeliner in Equinox
Color Disc #29 Black
Cheek to Chic Blush Duo #4
Upcoming, new Napoleon Perdis Color Disc in Black Sparkle
Upcoming, new Napoleon Perdis silver glitter tube
Loose Dust #39 Techno Glitter – sprinkled from the top of the eyelids to the temples of the forehead
Mesmer-eyes Waterproof Mascara

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Transforming runway to reality:

Decrease the length of the winged eyeliner but still recreate the silver, smokey eye. The silver used of the rim of the eye creates a twist on the traditional smiley eye.

To achieve a similar shimmer on the forehead. Use a makeup brush to carefully pick up a small amount of glitter. Tilt the head back and lightly tap the brush over the face for a subtle yet shimmering affect.

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