Dior Ready to Wear Spring-Summer 2018 Collection Show took place on Tuesday September 26th, 2017 at the Musée Rodin, Paris 7e. The Creative and Image Director for Dior, Peter Philips, created a natural make-up look focusing on the eyes.
“Maria Grazia Chiurl’s collection pays tribute to Niki de Saint-Phalle, who had close ties to the House of Dior in the 1960s-70s. The radiant beauty of this great artist inspired a fresh and modern make-up look. “I wanted, in particular, to accentuate the eyes, in a very spontaneous way, giving the impression of a young girls who had applied her own make-up.”
MAKE-UP FOR THE READY-TO-WEAR COLLECTION
“The eyes are very expressive here” States Peter Philips. “I wanted to give them a slight sixties feel without going for a completely retro effect. I chose to really load the eyelashes while leaving them at a natural length. First I applied a coat of DIORSHOW MAXIMIZER 3D, followed by 5 or 6 generous coats of black DIORSHOW PUMP ’N’ Volume.
These very thick lashes, top and bottom are ultra made-up, but they’re not aiming for a perfect result. Some of the are clumped together, like when a young girls puts her make-up on a bit too quickly.” He adds: “Top emphasize the youthful aspect, I also drew a line of Diorshow Khol Black Khol 099 on the waterline of the lower eyelid and slightly accentuated eyebrows with Diorshow Bold Brow and Diorshow Brow Styler.”
Peter Philips explains: “ The complexion looks even and fresh, and is neither too shiny nor too powdered. I obtained this balance by starting with Diorskin Forever & Ever wear primer. New I applied the new Dior Forever Undercover Foundation which provides adjustable cover while looking very natural. Its new water-based texture means I can adjust the make-up to each skin type.
I continued with a few corrective touches of Deerskin Undercover Concealer, and lastly I ratified everything with a very light veil of Deerskin Forever & ever Control Loose powder.
“Lips go a natural look, prepared with Lips Sugar Scrub then barely heightened with on of the 4 Dior Lip Glow Shades that best matched the model’s skin tone”
Nails were natural.
Styled by Guido Palau, hair was given a sixties twist. Section were drawn back from the forehead and held in place at the back of the head with two hair slides. The hair then left loose and wavy.
CREDITS : Makeup by @diormakeup @peterphilipsmakeup
FR : Prêt-à-Porter Printemps-Eté 2018, Dior show Backstage
Maquillage Dior créé et réalisé par Peter Philips
Photographe : Vincent Lappartient pour Christian Dior Parfums
EN: Spring-Summer 2018 Ready-to-Wear Dior Show Backstage
Dior Make-up created and styled by par Peter Philips
Photography: Vincent Lappartient for Christian Dior Parfums