Beauty editor's essential kit for the shows!

18 September 2009

As beauty girls, we can't go anywhere without the latest and greatest products in our make-up bags but during Fashion Week there are a few product combinations that we can't live without. They help us go from looking tired, dull and altogether dowdy to facing the day bright-eyed and fresh-faced. Check out our top beauty picks for Fashion Week survival below.

Aveda Energizing Body Cleanser
Start the day with Aveda's Energizing Body Cleanser -the best wake-up call! £14.68
Bobbi Brown Eye Brightener
Bobbi Brown Eye Brightener - to cover a multitude of undereye sins, £22
Lancome Hydra Zen Tinted Moisturiser-Light
Lancôme Hydra Zen Tinted Moisturiser-Light, hydrating and leaves you with skin that glows.
Revlon Lip stick in Va Va Violet
Revlon Lip stick in Va Va Violet-for an impromptu injection of glamour. £7.13, Boots
YSL Easy Liner
YSL Easy Liner in Black draws the perfect liner flicks. £21.50, nationwide.

MAC Blushcreme in Posey

MAC Blushcreme in Posey. Just enough pink for an instant pick me up – £16,

Neutrogena Wave
Neutrogena's Wave Power Cleanser, £12.99. A model told me backstage that she can't live without it during Fashion Week and now I know why!
James Brown Hair Reviving Dry Shampoo
James Brown's Hair Reviving Dry Shampoo, £5.99. I'm growing out a fringe so I'm constantly trying to put it behind my ears – by lunchtime I'm always reaching for a can of dry shampoo!
Christian Louboutin macaroons
And finally, I'm going to mark the beginning of Fashion Week with some fabulous Christian Louboutin Ladurée Macaroons! YUM!


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