Spring makeup and hair are usually pretty, feminine, and full of pinks. This Fashion Week, designers and their teams let loose, painting rainbow colors on eyes (all at once at Derek Lam), and intertwining bright bursts of color in hair at Zac Posen. Rodarte used body paint to create memorable tribal art that very nearly stole the show. Marc Jacobs opted for geisha-like makeup, setting off his ode to Rei Kawakubo. But fret not, fans of pretty pinks: Tuleh had rosy faces, and Tommy Hilfiger showed the best blowouts a girl could dream of. See all these and more in our best-of-beauty roundup.
Alexander Wang's Nails
Alexander Wang's nails were a fun riff on the neon trend. The all-white look is clean but cool.
Derek Lam's Eye Makeup
Half Pat Benatar, half Rainbrow Brite, Tom Pecheux of Nars made Derek Lam's makeup all about the eyes for spring.
The look at DKNY was not an easy one to pull off, but we have to give Maybelline's Charlotte Willer credit for doing something different by leaving the color on the lashes and not the lid.
Diane Von Furstenberg's Hair Accessories
Orlando Pita used exaggerated hair accessories at DVF.
Jason Wu's Statement Lips
Normally, spring makeup is soft and delicate, but Lucia Peironi for M.A.C. did a powerful, dark lip at Jason Wu to mix things up.
Marc Jacobs's Geishas
No woman is going to make herself into a ballerina geisha like at Marc Jacobs, but the brilliance and artistry of Francois Nars is always a showstopper.
Rodarte's Body Paint
While we don't predict women getting serious body art to match their outfits à la Rodarte, it's refreshing to see that Chantel Miller of M.A.C. didn't just leave tough-girl makeup to the face.
Thakoon's Slick Hair
Hair gel is making a comeback. The wash-and-slick-back look at Thakoon is as fuss-free as it gets.
Tommy Hilfiger's Perfect Blowouts
The hair at Tommy Hilfiger is what women dream about. Bouncy, full body, shiny tresses blown out to perfection.
Tuleh's Soft Pinks
Tuleh's soft pretty pinks represent quintessential spring makeup.
Zac Posen's Colored Braids
Odile Gilbert for L'Oréal took a schoolgirl hairstyle and made it cool at Zac Posen by intertwining fun colors.
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