Spring’s latest beauty trends are all about creating timeless looks with unexpected colors. Orange is the new red, cat eyes are stunning in cobalt blue, and metallic is the season’s newest neutral.
Photographed by Michael Dar
Makeup: Jenny Patinkin, jennypatinkin.com
Hair: Tom Collins for Taylor Reese, Highland Park and Chicago
Hair assistant: Jordan Rife
Manicurist: Cenita Scott for Factor Artists
Siv for Ford Women
Savannah Thomas for Factor Women
No Shrinking Violet
Ditch the gray eye shadow and opt for an orchid smoky eye, highlighted by orchid and fuchsia-tipped nails. Dress by Valentino, available at Neapolitan Collection in Winnetka, 847-441-7784. Earrings, available at Chalk Boutique in Evanston, 847-424-0011.
LEFT: Punchy Pout
Make a colorful statement this spring with a neon tangerine lip and pale peach nails. “Alnair” dress by Roland Mouret, available at Chalk Boutique. Ring by House of Lavande, available at Neapolitan Collection.
RIGHT: Green With Envy
Pump up the pastels with acid green eye shadow and a violet iridescent top coat over nude nails. Dress by J. Mendel; ring by House of Lavande; both available at Neapolitan Collection.
LEFT: French Twist
Switch up a classic look with a cobalt blue cat eye and a reverse French manicure. Top by Wes Gordon; purse by The Row; both available at Neapolitan Collection.
RIGHT: Heavy Metal
Add some edge to your neutrals with gold metallic eye shadow and gold embellished nails. Silk organza overlay dress by Chloe, available at Chalk Boutique. Cuff by Christian Dior, available at Neapolitan Collection.
LEFT: Brow & Groom
Frame your colorful canvas with full, darkened, and neatly groomed brows. Dress; pouch; both by Reed Krakoff; both available at Chalk Boutique.
RIGHT: Leading Lady
Channel Grace Kelly and Betty Draper with a bare face and a sophisticated orange lip, spring’s go-to hue. Jacket by Gucci;knit dress by Alexander McQueen; both available at Neapolitan Collection.