Napoleon Perdis for Bowie – MBFWA 2012

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​Image courtesy of Napoleon Perdis

The makeup at the Bowie show represents an ethereal beauty emerging from her birthplace of an almost frozen lake. She is protected and dressed by nature and the elements. She is an aura.

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​Image courtesy of Napoleon Perdis

When asked about this makeup look, Napoleon Perdis said: “Incorporating the elements: sun, water, ice & wind into this look, I wanted it to be otherwordly but full of life. Skin is polished, dewy and sunkissed, the lid is slightly frosted in tones of silver and pearl and the lip has been touched by the cold lake water – reminiscent of melting ice.”

Pair this makeup look with slightly dishevilled, wet-look hair, and wear it with fresh white luxurious fabrics and intricate embellishments to recreate the Bowie feel.

Products Used:

1777 Bowie MBFWA Facechart

​Face:

  • Napoleon Perdis Auto Pilot Napoleon Complex Skin Renewal Serum
  • Napoleon Perdis Mattifying Mineral Primer
  • Napoleon Perdis Auto Pilot Lip Service
  • Napoleon Perdis Boudoir Mist Spray Foundation
  • Napoleon Perdis Pro Palette Concealer
  • Napoleon Perdis Mattifying Mineral Primer
  • Napoleon Perdis Barley Blushing Barely Buff
  • Napoleon Perdis Boudoir Mist Foundation (as contour)
  • Napoleon Perdis Light Patrol Luminizer Palette

Eyes:

  • Napoleon Perdis Mesmer-eyes Mascara
  • Napoleon Perdis China Doll Gel Eyeliner in Silver
  • Napoleon Perdis Loose Dust in Ice Storm
  • Napoleon Perdis Color Disc in Chocolate Ganache
  • Napoleon Perdis Light Patrol Luminizer Palette
  • Napoleon Perdis Eye Pencil in White On
  • Napoleon Perdis Brow Pencil in Pale Rider

Lips:

  • Napoleon Perdis Lip Pencil in Nude Awakening
  • Napoleon Perdis DeVine Goddess Lipstick in Nymphe
  • Napoleon Perdis Lip Lacquer in Clearly Glam
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