If this year’s Met Ball taught us anything
it’s that barely-there brows are not
just a runway staple. Bleached brows
sit perfectly with this season’s grunge
fascination and work well with strong
bone structure. Look to nineties supers
Karen Elson and Kristen McMenamy for
inspiration. But don’t forget Mona Lisa,
the original bleach-browed model. Maybe
that’s the reason for her enigmatic smile –
she knew her brows were on fleek.
Ruth Bell has
cropped copycats. Heck, it’s one way to
stand out when you’ve an identical twin
sister. Perhaps one to try at the start of
the summer (when the temperatures a
little higher). Of course, it helps if you also
have the face of an angel.
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Daring beauty GIVENCHY
looks to try before ACNE
3 ARMPIT HAIR 7LADSRHAEWSN ON Steyaanhodduayrnodeypyeoenusr
If sultry iconic Hollywood actress Sophia Twiggy did it first paired with floating
Loren can pull off armpit hair and still look graphic eyeliner and this spring summer
ravishing then why are we so afraid to go Jeremy Scott took it up a notch.
au naturel? Dye it a funky colour à la Miley Steady your hand and find your own
Cyrus or let nature take its course like Girls interpretation of the drawn-on lashline.
star Jemima Kirke, whose overgrown pits
are a red carpet regular.
SOPHIA LOREN, JULIEN MACDONALD
4 GOLD LIP 5 WET LOOK JEREMY SCOTT
The Hunger Games’ Effie Trinket got it James Bond. Ursula Andress emerging
right: solid gold as a lip colour is so bad from the waves. This could be you.
it’s good. Makeup legend Pat McGrath Just saying.
launched her first product, Gold 001
eyeshadow at the Prada spring summer 8 COLOUR FOCUS
16 show, then took to Paris’ Jardins des
Tuileries for impromptu makeovers. Pick one feature and make this your
Needless to say the magical metallic colour focus. Choose brows, lips or liner,
powder sold out almost instantly. then go naked everywhere else.
PRADA MARQUES ALMEIDA
VIVIENNE WESTWOOD GOLD
6 FRECKLES Cboelauoutirfmule
PRADA A smattering of freckles is not only the
most youthful addition to any complexion,
it is today what the beauty spot was to the
1950s. Proof came via hand-drawn freckles
at Emanuel Ungaro this season.