Best Beauty Tips From The Fall Runways

This season’s sexy new makeup colors are luxe, fresh and unapologetically bold. Here’s what to try and how to update your favorite beauty looks, using inspiration from the fall runways: 

1. Fall Beauty Hues: Purple: Narciso Rodriguez

Purple: Narciso Rodriguez

A nail polish favorite, the violet hue also works as makeup and flatters without looking punk rock. Use as a liner during the day, then layer on shadow for nighttime elegance. 

2. Fall Beauty Hues: Purple: Products

Purple: Products We Recommend 

Butter London Wink Eye Pencil in Indigo Punk, $18.

Maybelline New York Master Smoky in Smoldering Violet, $8.

Revlon ColorBurst Lipgloss In Embellished, $8.

Nars Nail Polish in Fury, $19.

Urban Decay 24/7 Waterproof Liquid Eyeliner in Retrograde, $19. 

3. Fall Beauty Hues: Purple: Oscar de la Renta

Blue: Oscar De La Renta

A deep blue is a great substitute for your black go-tos, like lines and mascara. For subtle flair, try a navy tone or amp it up with an electric shade. 

4. Fall Beauty Hues: Blue: Products

Blue: Products We Recommend

Esteé Lauder Pure Color Stay-on Shadow Paint in Bold Cobalt, $24. 

Jane Cosmetics Shadow in Bluebird Shimmer, $8.

Dolce & Gabbana Passioneyes Duo Mascara in Blu Indaco, $32.


Deborah Lippmann Nail Lacquer in Rolling In the Deep, $17.

Clarins Crayon Kohl In Intense Blue #03, $25.

Make Up For Ever Aqua Liquid Liner in #6, $23. 

5. Fall Beauty Hues: Gray: Francisco Costa for Calvin Klein

Gray: Francisco Costa for Calvin Klein 

Don’t file grey under boring. Worn correctly, a platinum hue can be an instant showstopper. The trick is to choose colors with a metallic sheen. 


6. Fall Beauty Hues: Gray: Products

Grey: Products We Recommend

Too Faced Glitter Glaze in Silver Spark, $21. 

Maybelline New York Color Tattoo in Audacious Asphalt, $7.

CoverGirl Flamed Out Shadow Pot In Blazing White #350, $5. 

Topshop Make Up Nails In Rainy Day, $10.

Laura Mercier Caviar Stick Eye Colour in Steel, $24. 

Smashbox Always Sharp Waterproof Kohl Liner In Storm, $20.  


7. Fall Beauty Hues: Red: Carolina Herrera

Red: Carolina Herrera 

We all love a ruby lip, but the fiery hue works as shadow, too -- and liner and blush, of course. Limit it to two facial features at a time to keep the look modern. 


8. Fall Beauty Hues: Red: Products

Red: Products We Recommend

YSL Eyeliner Babydoll in Rose Baby Doll, $34.

Nuance Salma Hayek Nail Lacquer in Midnight Blackberry #405, $6. 

Bobbi Brown Blush in Berry #34, $26.

Chanel Precision Lip Definer in Rouge Profond, $29. 

Dior Addict Extreme in Bonne Aventure, $31.