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:: Spotlight :: SEAFOLLY Summer 09 look by ModelCo

By: Carmine Pascuzzi

Get the super glamorous 80’s inspired catwalk look from ModelCo & Seafolly from the Rosemount Sydney Fashion Festival - created by make-up director Glenn Nutley:

BODY: The beautifully bronzed goddess bodies were created using the new ingenious tanning innovation by ModelCo - SUNSPONGE Custom Self-Tan $49 to give the models an all-over deep, rich & even tan. GLOSSED BODY Cream $46 was then applied for a luminous, shimmering glow which dazzled on the catwalk. SHIMMER Airbrush Illuminser $26 was sprayed all over the models were dressed in their swimwear to make them sparkle in the spotlights.

FACE: Skin was prepped using FACE BASE Hydrating Skin Primer - $34, which was followed by POWERSTICK DUO 2 IN 1 FOUNDATION - $62 a matte finish stick foundation which infused with its nourishing inner power core to give a flawless, velvety finish. BRONZE Airbrush Face $38 - a lightweight airbrush bronzer was applied for a flawless, sun-kissed finish.

EYES: Hot trend of the moment ‘Magenta Eyes’ were created using a base of LIPSTICK LIP COUTURE In Peony $28, applied on the lid and blended into the sockets and applied under the lower rim – this was set using BOW COUTURE Luster Eye Shadow in Peony Pink $35. To line the outer rim of the eye top & bottom Glenn used COLOURBOX Eye Shadow in Cairo $28, which is a deep black pigment with a gold fleck. The inner rims were lined using COLORBOX Eye Liner in Black. The Look for the eyes was finished using big, bold, dramatic lashes created using FIBERLASH BRUSH ON LASHES - $48. The lashes were then curled into wide eyed wonders using Turbo LASHWAND Heated Eyelash Curler $35.

BROWS: Brows were groomed to perfection using EYEBROWZ Designer Brow Kit - $48, which has all the tools to shape and define your brows in one handy kit; wax, powder, brushes & stencils, together with BROW CONTROL - $24, a gel formula to keep the most unruly brows in place.

CHEEKS: Contouring and highlighting effects were created by sweeping a combination of BLUSH LIGHTS Cheek Powder in Amaretto Sunset - $42 and LUMINOSITY Shimmer Stick - $32 to highlight cheekbones with a luminous peachy glow for a dramatic contrast.

LIPS: 80’s Glamour is back this Summer! Luscious full pink lips were created using COLOURBOX Lip Pencil in Cherry $36 for the ultimate shape, then LIPSTICK LIP COUTURE in Peony Pink $28, a creamy satin finish lipstick which perfectly complimented the eyes.

TOOLS: BRUSH 01 FINE LINE $18 BRUSH 02 MEDIUM TAPERED $20

BRUSH 03 LARGE EYE SHADOW $24 BRUSH 04 FOAM APPLICATIOR $20

Additional Products used on all models:
• LIQUID BUDS Eye Makeup Remover - $14.50 an ingenious cotton bud – snap one end to release remover
• BEAUTY FIX Airbrush Face - $34 keep makeup perfect through all the backstage madness
• COOL FEET Airbrush Catwalk Heels - $24 relieve sore, tired feet, always a backstage essential