If you’ve ever been anywhere near the backstage set-ups at fashion week then you’re well aware that things tend to get a little chaotic in those final hours leading up to a show. Layers of makeup are simultaneously being stripped away and reapplied, in some cases sweat is slowly making its way to the surface, and all the while you’re surviving on just a couple hours of sleep. And yet, while that kind of stress would wreck havoc on our temperamental skin—there’s not enough cover up in the world at that point—the models always come out looking even-toned and blemish free. Sure, a lot of that has to do with superior genetics, but even a supermodel’s DNA can’t fight breakouts and dark circles without a little help from the beauty counter. But just what are these secret products behind the models’s forever flawless skin? We recently caught up with some of our favorite models backstage at New York Fashion Week to get the scoop on their pre-runway skincare regimens and to learn just how they’re able to keep their skin looking SO good. Uncover the beauty secrets behind fashion’s most beautiful women including Lara Stone, Lily Aldridge, Cameron Russell and more in the slideshow below!
Read the rest of this entry »