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Spring's most directional hair and makeup trends straight from the runway.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Hair

Elite Hairdressing: Making the Cut

More and more young female stylists are starting to break into the ranks of elite hairdressing. Here, meet one of Fashion Week’s bright young stars.

clock November 14, 2008Andrea Nagel

Jeremy Scott

Color Cosmetics

Hair Apparent

The Paris collections were downright hair raising as wigs became clothes.

clock November 14, 2008Ellen Groves

Anais On the Rocks

Fragrance

Anais On The Rocks

Talk about a drink with a twist: Inspired by the molecular cooking movement, Dario Comini dreamt up “Scent” cocktails.

clock November 14, 2008Alessandra Turra

Alexa Rodulfo

Color Cosmetics

Putting on Airs

Scent is key to creating a great mood, believes Alexa Rodulfo, the go-to hairstylist and makeup artist for Manhattan’s social set.

clock November 14, 2008Brid Costello

Clockwise from top: Karl Lagerfeld Kapsule Light, Crabtree & Evelyn India Hicks Island Night, Carol’s Daughter Pearls, Lilly Pulitzer Beachy, Space NK Jasamber

Fragrance

Fragrance: Past and Present

The connection between fragrance and the mind is explored in this season’s newest scents, which convey memories and recall journeys taken and places traveled.

clock November 14, 2008Belisa Silva

Clockwise from top: Clinique Comfort On Call, Biotherm Baume Corps Ultra RichE Body Balm, Prevage BodyTotal Transforming Anti-AgingMoisturizer, MD Skincare Beauty In: Toxins Out Detox duo, Natura Bisse C+C Vitamin Complex

Products

Skin Care: Serve and Protect

The newest treatment items pump up skin’s natural defenses and stop enemy forces like pollution, weather changes and radiation dead in their tracks.

clock November 14, 2008Belisa Silva

Taj Mahal

Beauty Features

Beauty Worldwide Watch: India

Despite the global economic downturn, India’s middle class is still expanding at a brisk clip.

clock November 14, 2008Mian Ridge

Marketing and Promotion

India: The Green Scene

Natural products are big business in India; many leading brands label skin care “herbal” or “ayurvedic.”

clock November 14, 2008Mian Ridge

Givenchy

Hair

Spring 2009 Hair: The Straight and Narrow

For spring,the flatiron reemerged with a vengeance.

clock November 14, 2008WWD Staff

Makeup Silver Streak

Beauty Features

Spring 2009: The Beauty Report

The global economy was in free fall during the spring 2009 collections, but the world’s leading hairstylists and makeup artists unleashed their imaginations.

clock November 14, 2008Molly Prior and Stephanie Epiro and Julie Naughton and Matthew W. Evans and Brid Costello and Andrea Nagel

Giorgio Armani

Color Cosmetics

Spring 2009 Makeup: Silver Streak

Shine emerged as a key trend on spring runways, with silver being the universal go-to choice for achieving a luminous, iridescent effect.

clock November 14, 2008WWD Staff

Dior

Hair

Spring 2009 Hair: The Shape of Things to Come

At some shows, hair wasn’t just styled, it was whipped into a veritable work of art.

clock November 14, 2008WWD Staff

Gianfranco Ferré

Hair

Spring 2009 Hair: Roll With the Flow

Twists and rolls were all the rage this season.

clock November 14, 2008WWD Staff

Jonathan Saunders

Color Cosmetics

Spring 2009 Makeup: Red Resurgent

When it comes to strong lips, red is the new red.

clock November 14, 2008WWD Staff

Jason Wu

Color Cosmetics

Spring 2009 Makeup: Dramatic Personae

Makeup took a decided turn for the dramatic on the runway, with strong black eyes emerging as a key trend.

clock November 14, 2008WWD Staff

Giorgio Armani

Hair

Spring 2009 Hair: Waterlogged

“Wet hair always looks sexy, as you can imagine someone getting out of the shower,” said Eugene Souleiman backstage at Stella McCartney.

clock November 14, 2008WWD Staff

Stella McCartney

Color Cosmetics

Spring 2009 Makeup: Minimalism to the Max

“It’s fresh, it’s beautiful, it’s healthy,” said Pat McGrath of the barely-there look she created at Stella McCartney.

clock November 14, 2008WWD Staff

Marc Jacobs

Color Cosmetics

Spring 2009 Makeup: Just Browsing

“From no brows to strong brows to colored eyebrows, the eyebrow is a big trend this season,” said Tom Pecheux backstage at Givenchy.

clock November 14, 2008WWD Staff

Shipley & Halmos

Color Cosmetics

Spring 2009 Makeup: Pop Goes the Palette

While no single color dominated the spring collections, bright hues were seen in all four cities.

clock November 14, 2008WWD Staff

Survival Mode

Beauty Features

Editor’s Letter: Survival Mode

Fashion shows are, by nature, a celebration of unfettered creativity mixed in with a dash of commercial viability.

clock November 14, 2008Jenny B. Fine

Louis Vuitton

Hair

Spring 2009 Hair: Rough and Tumble

Textured and tousled were backstage buzzwords for hairstyles.

clock November 14, 2008WWD Staff

Marios Schwab

Hair

Spring 2009 Hair: A Twist On Braids

Braids took on a decorative element this season.

clock November 14, 2008WWD Staff

Hot Shots

Marketing and Promotion

Photographers: Hot Shots

Meet the small but powerful group of photographers who shape society’s prevailing notions of beauty by filtering what we see through their lenses.

clock November 14, 2008Molly Prior

Coco Rocha

Human Resources

Coco Rocha: Coco in Motion

Catwalk superstar Coco Rocha has a flair for the dramatic on the runway—and off.

clock November 14, 2008Jenny B. Fine

Bruno Mandalari

Skin Care

Doctor Dolce Vita

Milan-based dermatologist Bruno Mandalari’s noninvasive techniques have won him a cult following among Italy’s fashion and showbiz sets.

clock November 14, 2008Stephanie Epiro

Dame Edna in all her glory.

Color Cosmetics

La Grande Dame Edna Everage

Though few entertainers possess a visage as striking as Dame Edna Everage, née Barry Humphries, she’s always been excluded from the celebrity beauty bandwagon.

clock November 14, 2008Jenny B. Fine

Makeup Artists

Color Cosmetics

Follow the Leaders: Makeup Artists and Hairstylists

Straight hair or wavy. A strong eye or a statement-making lip.

clock November 14, 2008WWD Staff

Human Resources

View Masters: Top 12 Fashion Photographers

The list of elite shutterbugs is a short one.

clock November 14, 2008Molly Prior

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