On the catwalks of Fendi, eyes were a kaleidoscope of colors worthy of fairy wings and festival fans.
Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid broke the Internet when they swapped hair shades at Balmain.
At Chanel, makeup wizard Tom Pecheux translated the house’s iconic pattern of its 2.55 bag into a statement-making quilted eye.
Glossy red lips, kohl-rimmed eyes and slicked-back hair harking back to the vanities of the 80s were spotted on the runways of Saint Laurent.
Getting Wiggy With It
Several Givenchy catwalkers donned short feathered wigs bleached by Britain’s A-list colorist Josh Wood. Makeup wiz Pat McGrath gave the girls an otherworldly twirl with bleached brows, flawless skin and taupe-slashed deep eyes.
Jewels in the Night
Cat eyes sparkled at Anthony Vaccarello. Drawing inspiration from Berlin’s firebrand Nina Hagen, Pecheux let cat eyes twinkle.
Duffy coiffured hair into cocoons at Rick Owens.
The Marchesa Casati was Peter Philips’ muse for the ashen soot enveloping the sockets at Dries Van Noten.
Courtesy of McGrath, the maquillage magician: A veritable coterie of ultra pastel pouts on the runways of Paco Rabanne.
For Prada, McGrath topped three hues of blue and orange-based reds over a concealer base to create the ultimate scarlet kissers, while hairstylist Guido Palau concocted a look of soaked-down curls.
The Gucci girls were lightly buffed along the high points of the cheeks and brow bones with a coral pink.
Palau capped off his smooth waves at Dolce & Gabbana with fanciful fringes and headgear.
At Marni, hairstylist Paul Hanlon coaxed tresses into soft waves reminiscent of the glamour of the Hollywood of yesteryear.
Glitter bombs and slept-in hair were the order of the day at Burberry.
Palau loaded the undone updos at Alexander McQueen with a heavy artillery of bejeweled brooches, clips and chains.
The Great Estate
Stylist Anthony Turner turned out 30s-style chignons at Erdem adorned with tiny crystal hair slides and clips, while makeup artist Val Garland varnished lips a patrician red.
To the Max
Rock 'n' roll ruled at Topshop Unique. Voluminous curls, magenta lips, messy sideswept waves, heavily rimmed eyes — the more amped the look, the better.
Models at Christopher Kane sauntered down the runway in colorful, rainy day headscarves made by the brilliant milliner Stephen Jones.
The wickedly dark goddesses at the Marc Jacobs show entranced the audience with their haunting beauty.
Leave it to designer Jeremy Scott to send the models down his runway as cowgirls in outer space.
Rodarte’s vampy sylphs floated down the runway with blood red lips and garland crowns.
Night and Day
It was a study of contrasts at Rihanna’s Fenty x Puma show. The models’ silvery white roots played against their jet black lips.
Cyborg chic slashes of metal shimmer reigned at Opening Ceremony.
Fashion Week is never short of beauty theatrics. This season, we saw everything from quilted eye shadow and pastel lips to hair styled into a cocoon. Here’s a short list of some of the most memorable beauty moments from the Paris, Milan, London and New York Fall 2016 runways. If you’re feeling adventurous, we suggest not waiting for fall to test out these looks. Just click through for inspo and experiment now.