Good news for those of you who follow a low-maintenance beauty philosophy: Judging by what we saw at New York Fashion Week, fall '13 is full of easy, barely-there makeup. (Seriously, we can't count the number of times we saw runway-ready models wearing lip balm and no mascara.) That's not to say it was all wake-up-and-go, though; fortunately for beauty aficionados, there were plenty of drop-dead gorgeous, inspiring, and all-around stunning looks as well.
So, aside from that whole "no-makeup" makeup look, what are the big trends out of NYFW? Look for the return (again!) of the '90s, minimalist metallics, a few bold bursts of color, and even a grown-up way to wear glitter. Read on to see the fashion week beauty looks we loved — and will be talking about for months to come.
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