8 French Beauty Looks You'll Want To Steal Immediately

Paris Haute Couture Week is always a dreamy, opulent, celeb-filled fashion fest — this we know as fact. When the dresses cost as much as summer homes (and the people going have summer homes) and designers can splurge to recreate the Eiffel Tower indoors, it's not really surprising that the beauty looks would be equally as fabulous. But here's the thing: This year's trends were surprisingly wearable, and far cheaper to recreate than a custom beaded gown.

Every hair and makeup look that floated down the runway was equal parts romantic, etherial, and perfectly French. Rodarte served up its own take on flower crowns, Dior made wild brows sexy, and even GOT got a sartorial shout-out.

Click ahead to check out some of the best French beauty looks we're already wearing this summer — vacation home on the French Riviera not included.

Just when you thought a low, sleek bun couldn't be exciting, hairstylist Sam McKnight flips the script. The twists at Alexandre Vauthier (paired with rad Disco makeup) required a ton of mousse for hold — strong enough to dance for hours without it coming undone, of course.
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Game of Thrones is back — and Elie Saab celebrated its return with this decadent beauty look. Makeup artist Tom Pecheux dusted MAC Mineralize Skin Finish in Gold Deposit on the cheeks for the goddess glow, reports Allure.

The star of the show, however, were the braids and warrior queen headbands — very Khaleesi, no? Celebrity hairstylist Orlando Pita created the effortless, wavy look with braids scattered haphazardly throughout the hair emphasizing the subtle femininity of the badass look.
Who said hair nets weren't romantic? At Chanel's Fall/Winter 2017 show there were ponytail twists up and down the runway and we can definitely dig it. With the help of clip-in extensions for volume and thickness, Sam McKnight convinced us all that the simple ponytail can be transformed with one easy step.
For over a year now, we've seen flower-embossed nails (and even succulents), but nothing quite as dreamy as this. Morgan Taylor's lead nail artist Tracy Lee glued real flowers onto models' fingers at Rodarte's Paris show for a manicure that that complemented the show-stopping hair.
Baby's-breath stems, ribbons, braids — could you imagine anything prettier? And if it's giving you The Beguiled vibes, then you're right because Odile Gilbert, French hairstylist behind the Rodarte Spring 2018 look, was also the lead hairstyle designer for the Sofia Coppola film.
No one does glamour quite like Charlotte Tilbury — which is why she was the perfect makeup artist to key Ulyana Sergeenko's couture show. The red lips and champagne eyes are what Tilbury named "Old Hollywood meet Soviet Spy." We don't care what you call it, just give it to us immediately, please.
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Peter Philips calls the Dior look "sauvage natural beauty," and we can't disagree. All you need is a brow pencil to make your arches bold and thick, then a bit of gel to brush all your hairs up and out for the undone effect. If you want your brow #goals to hit peak Dior levels, you'll have to wait until fall for the exact products behind this look to launch. *Sigh.*
Bold, bright, and totally outrageous looks are served by Maison Margiela every year — with the help of legendary artist Pat McGrath. And while the show held onto some of its historical craziness, McGrath managed to convince us that an all-over glow can make us look like angels sent straight from heaven. Can you take a wild guess as to the exact highlighter Mother used?
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