A pallid palette wins us over at Helmer
By Karen Kwan “The inspiration I had in mind was Girl with a Pearl Earring,” says
Amelie Ducharme, artistic director for makeup at MFW. “It’s a romantic look but with an edgy twist.” Given that the clothes at
Helmer are so big and dramatic it was important that the makeup remain soft, she says. So Ducharme decided on a tone-on-tone palette to help to sculpt the skin into a ghastly-yet-gorgeous overall look.
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