The Backstage Beauty Report From the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show
Last night the Victoria's Secret model class of 2014 walked down the London runway, showcasing their imaginative lingerie ensembles. Though everyone is talking about the million-dollar bustier pieces, we want to know about everything above the neck: the hair and makeup. Thankfully, our team was backstage as each girl got curled and glossed for the runway.
Dick Page, the lead makeup artist for the night, said his strategy was all about making the girls look classically gorgeous. "The main event is really how to keep the skin as vibrant as possible," Page said. "It's one of those few fashion shows where the girls do get to look alive, so the face is vibrant and energetic." That bouncy energy spilled over to the hair, where mane man Akki Shirakawa created the bombshell waves we covet each season. Keep reading to get the products and techniques behind the Victoria's Secret look.
— Additional reporting by Lauren Levinson