With Summer coming, the beauty scene is heating up - From model Bella Hadid being the latest ambassador to join the Dior team, the Au naturale look being redefined thanks to Kate Moss and her daughter Lila for there Vogue Italia cover and the Cruise collections making us want bangs to Oscar De la Renta making blush with tweed co-ords a summer hit. Check out why metallics are a must for Summer nights, Sasha Luss being your next girl crush plus why coral and pink are the best combination.
1.) Make it metal proof; As spotted at Christopher Kane's gingham galore Cruise collection and taking inspiration from one of our favourite Aussie designers Maurie & Eve, the colour for the season is teal. As we are still loving the futuristic Loewe pre-fall collection and actress Kristin Stewart Met Gala look, this season metallics are your go to. Our fave metallic based product has to be, Urban Decay Alice through the looking glass palette reviewed as iconic by numerous beauty junkies, a delicate yet LSD inspired set - it is a trippy tribute that you need to get your hands on. However cream shadows are also the perfect feature for the make-up bag over the summer season, renowned beauty MUA Inglessis stated in Harpers Baazar; "Cream shadows are simple, look luminous and rich.' teamed with waterproof mascara no heat will make your make up sweat; for long lasting shadows that stick with the model Gigi's galactic space look, check out Chantecaille, mermaid eye shadow with a simple silver liner our IMM models can't get enough of this look.
2.) The Pink Ladies; coral, gold, bronze, peach... the best way to give your make-up bag an immediate summer update is with the newest crop of sunset-hued beauty launches. Inspired by the brushed out scruffy ringlets and rose-gold complexion that appeared in the Gucci cruise collection, we may not be able to afford that embellished jacket but we can certainly nail the make-up. Staring with complexion-enhancing highlighters, have you ever seen a prettier 3 colour compact? Tom Ford has made our wishes come true, minimal over Kim K any day ladies! Use the bronzer where the sun would naturally hit the face, then highlight with the champagne tone and add a pretty flush with the coral blush; shot the product here . THE PRODUCT WE NEED, according to our IMM new faces, One of the first launches from The Estée Edit, the new millennial-focused range from Estée Lauder, the Hi Lo Style Contour + Highlight makes sculpting and defining the face more straightforward than ever. The crayon-style application also makes it ideal for creating a bronze smoky eye with ease; Smokey eye = a metallic finish, you are onto a winner! The only way to finish that sculpt, then the Nars cheekily-named Orgasm blush, a limited edition yet still maintaining the same flattering rosy-gold hue, check it out here.
3.) The hair colour you need, talking to hair stylist gurus The New Black Industries, Australia they reveal there top three hairdos for the next season. Ice ice baby, bleach blonde hair screams chic and nothing better then being blonde over summer; 'hair goes lighter, skin goes darker'. Crushin' on international model Sasha Luss who has graced the catwalk, making the ice locks her signature mark - get on board with the Eco-Friendly company Aveda, to see if Blondes do have more fun. Not wanting to brave the platinum? Then the scruffy lob brushing the collarbones is the perfect length inspired by the Louis Vuitton's cruise collection or make waves by channelling your festival side, keeping it chic with Dutch Braids - to beat the London humidity check yourself into the Braid Bar to stay fresh this Summer.