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Everything's exaggerated under the bright lights of a Fashion Week runway; a little stumble becomes a headline, a loose hem is all anyone remembers, and not enough makeup means the model looks totally washed out. While we can't fix the first two, we've got solutions for the latter from NYC's leading backstage beauty veterans. And we're sharing, so you can look like a supermodel, too. How do we make hair look rock-'n'-roll edgy without actually torturing it? How do the models look so fresh after long nights and tons of shows? What's the best quick fix for a pimple? We've got all the answers for looking fierce in a flash without the help of a glam squad. Who cares if there's no 'razzi at the end of your bedroom catwalk — we promise you're working it.
Click through for beauty advice from NYFW experts and try them at home, like, now!
If you think Miami is just another club hub for spring breakers and sun worshippers, you need to meet Lily Kwong. The urban planner (and model) is one of the busy bees behind the renaissance that's turning the metro into a mecca for artists and creatives.
As a project director at Island Planning Corporation, Kwong is read
It wasn't all that long ago that Facebook uploads were our main mode of instant photo sharing — you know, back when Nashville was just a place you'd visit if you liked country music. At this point, we barely roll out of bed in the morning without scrolling through Instagram first.
In the intervening three to four read