Every Fashion Week season, models backstage get primped, polished and painted to a designer’s visionary perfection, all with the aid of the most in-demand hair, makeup and nail artists. If you hang out backstage long enough, you can’t help but pick up a few tips from these amazing beauty pros. Most of these behind-the-scenes beauty tips will make you look better and can be easily incorporated into your regular beauty routine for real world affairs. Here are the eight genius beauty tricks we picked up from backstage this New York Fashion Week season.
Joane Amay was born in New York City but raised in New Jersey and considers herself a Jersey girl through and through. She is currently the contributing beauty editor at Uptown magazine but has worked as an editor at Lucky, Harper's Bazaar and Marie Claire. A lover of shoes and bags, she owns way too many and plans on adding more to her considerable collection.