The 9 Most Popular Backstage Beauty Products

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Photo: Landon Nordeman

These days, everything at Fashion Week is sponsored, down to the Vitamin Water–branded phone chargers and the Milk Studios Lexus fleet. Backstage beauty is no different, with major beauty brands providing the majority of products for shows.

But amidst the tables full of MAC and NARS, makeup artists and hair stylists have supplemented their kits with “secret” products — standby, utilitarian basics from niche brands or international drugstores that they swear by. Click through the slideshow below to see the nine beauty products most commonly seen backstage during fashion month, from Scotch tape from Japan to lip wipes.