Between running from shows, meetings and presentations, many fashion week attendees barely have time to squeeze in a proper meal during their busy days. With such limited time and constant on-the-go routine, you’d wonder how these fashion mavens maintain their picture-perfect appearance. The secret to looking extraordinary on the run are multifunctional beauty products and properly treating the skin and hair before styling. Whether its double duty palettes or products that expertly prep your skin for a long day ahead, these essential beauty products will keep you looking your best on your busiest of days.
While we may not have the time to head to a salon for luxurious hair treatment, an at-home cheat product is the next best deal. Luckily with Obliphica Professionals Treatment Hair Mask you get all the benefits of a salon treatment in the comfort of your own home. This thick, creamy and pleasantly scented product gently coats hair and penetrates weak, dehydrated strands. The luxurious and beneficial formula leaves hair feeling and looking healthy for days after application. Making styling almost optional, this miracle hair mask is a must-have for the busy attendee who craves perfect hair at all times.
Obliphica Professionals Treatment Hair Mask, store.obliphica.com
Nothing reads tired and drained more than lackluster, dull skin. Prepping skin with a rich moisturizer is an essential component in maintaining glowing, healthy skin. Zensation’s Nourishing Silky Night Cream is an ideal product that revives skin and restores a youthful glow to dull, parched skin. This luxurious cream gently glides onto skin and leaves skin feeling soft, supple and free of any greasy residue. A beautifully blended formula consisting of active botanicals and hyaluronic acid aids battered, dry skin and continues to soothe and firm it. The irresistibly light and silky consistency makes it light enough to pair under your SPF in the morning and leaves skin luminous throughout the day.
Zensation Nourishing Silky Night Cream, dermstore.com
With multiple cameras flashing in all directions, getting caught with a shiny face is not pleasant. The skin tends to release naturals oils throughout the day and results in unwanted shine atop makeup. While a little oil mimics a glow, it is very unflattering in photos and can make the skin look uneven or blotchy. To combat shine, Dermablend’s super fine setting powder is the perfect product. Swirl a little onto a makeup brush and tap away the excess and gently swipe along the face. This is will keep your skin looking perfect and your makeup set in place while running from show to show.
Alternatively, this finely milled product works wonderfully to conceal oily roots. We all extend blowouts longer than the initial day and if your roots are beginning to show wear, gently take a makeup brush and run some of the product lightly along the roots of hair and brush through. Make sure to use a separate brush for skin and hair. This double duty product is certainly a makeup bag must-have.
Dermablend Loose Setting Powder, dermablend.com
A perfect pout is a must for any woman. Whether it's a daring red, a pleasing neutral or a poppy shade, every girl has a signature lipstick color. During fashion week, attendees need a lipstick that will stay put, hydrate and deliver great color. Urban Decay’s Revolution Lipsticks are the perfect addition your makeup bag this season. These rich, buttery lippies glide onto lips and deliver deep-pigmented color in a single swipe. While fashion week will come to an eventually close for the season, this creamy blend of wonder will continue to be makeup bag staple long after the season has gone.
Urban Decay Revolution Lipstick, urbandecay.com
Multifunctional palettes are a must for any girl on-the-go. A good palette that incorporates the major areas of makeup—eyes and cheeks—can cut any beauty routine in half. Sephora Collection Makeup Made Simple Palette is a creatively mastered collection of products that will take you from average to glamorous in a few simple picks. The kit features three expertly chosen palettes that focus on specific tones and colors. From cool to warm tones to a medley of pinks, this palette can create a variety of show-stopping looks. Best of all, the palettes comes with a travel sized case to pop in a palette of your choice. Carrying around your bronzer, blush and shadow has never been easier or more chic.
A multifaceted product that tackles multiple areas in beauty is crucial when pinched for time. Smashbox’s Fade to Black palettes are just the product one needs when she needs to be out the door fast. An amazingly versatile product, this fierce collection features a palette devoted entirely to beautifully formulated eye shadows. An ultimate palette featuring a gradient of neutrals to the blackest of black shade, a multitude of looks can be created using this product. These practical shades don’t just stop at the eyes. The two lightest shades of the palette can be used has a subtle contour shade and highlight for the face. May it be a dramatic liner or a smoky eye, these palettes innovatively merge fashion and function.
While fashion week attendees may not have time for the regular luxuries presented by a normal day, these beauty essentials are sure to keep them looking their best while on-the-go. From double duty products to alternative uses of classics, everyone can look glamorous this busy fashion week season.