The best hair and makeup from the Big Apple.

Whilst it is the clothes that take centre stage at fashion shows, all too often the hair and makeup looks sported by models on the catwalk are equally important.

Wet look hair, sleek 70s waves, a feline flick eyeliner, ruby red a beauty trend and it's more than likely you'll find its origins on the catwalk.

As the bi-annual fashion trek around the globe is now well underway, moving from New York and kicking off in London today, it's not just the clothing trends that are in need of deciphering.

From $35,000 worth of hair extensions at Donna Karan to smoky eyes at Diane Von Furstenberg.

Here is our roundup of the best beauty looks from New York Fashion Week:


New York Fashion Week may be coming to an end, but the festivities are only just getting underway with the London shows next on the schedule. Check back here for live streams from the catwalk, news reports, beauty round-ups and all the details on the front row.