6 Beauty Products Models Can’t Live Without During New York Fashion Week

Models from NYFW reveal the makeup products they cannot live without during backstage.


As models run around from show to show during New York Fashion Week, we can’t help but wonder–how do they maintain their effortless glow? Revealing their backstage beauty saviors, models share their must-have beauty products essential to their on-to-go style. These models show off how to do minimal beauty, proving that a touch of highlighter or a dab of concealer is all it takes to maintain their fresh-faced, luminous glow. From hydrating lip balms, to volumizing mascaras to makeup removers for radiant, cleansed skin, here, models backstage shared the makeup products they cannot live without.

Herieth Paul


“Especially during fashion week, you have to keep your lips moisturized because lipstick comes on and off and my favorite is Maybelline Baby Lips.”

Maybelline Baby Lips Moisturizing Lip Balm, $5,

Alicia Burke


“Bobbi Brown concealer—I can’t live without that!”

Bobbi Brown Instant Full Cover Concealer, $30,

Anna Mila


“It’s so nice on your skin, I think it’s the best product to remove your makeup during fashion week because it’s what your doing every night or after every single show. You need a product that’s gentle to your skin and I think that’s definitely the best product to come out of fashion week without totally destroyed skin.”

Bioderma Sensibio H2O, $15,

Cindy Bruna


“I cannot live without highlighter!”

L’Oréal Paris Magic Lumi Highlighter, $8,

Alanna Arrington


“When my brows tend to get really crazy throughout the day and with the humidity they get curly, so I have to gel these down when I walk out of the house, I always keep it in my bag.”

Anastasia Beverly Hills Brow Gel, $22,

Ysaunny Brito


“I use YSL Baby Doll—that’s my secret to go out in the morning!”

Saint Laurent Babydoll Volume Effet Faux Cils Mascara, $32,

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Models Joan Smalls, Gigi Hadid, Lily Aldridge and Doutzen Kroes posed wearing similar beauty looks: sleek, wavy hair and a winged cat eye.


Model Hailey Baldwin wore her blonde locks in a simple, middle-parted do with an ultra sleek black cat eye.


Brazilian beauty Lais Ribeiro looked sultry with tousled, middle-parted waves and a smudged smoky eye.


Model Adwoa Aboah looked regal with a smudged, smoky eye and luminous skin.


Dutch beauty Doutzen Kroes wore her bombshell, voluminous curls with cherry red stained lip.


Model Duckie Thot accessorized her sleek, polished waves with chic sunglasses and oversized hoops.


Models Karlie Kloss and Kaia Gerber smiled backstage with their hair styled in tousled, beachy waves.


Models Jasmine Tookes and Romee Strijd emphasized their glowing complexions with sleek, slicked back hair.


Italian beauty Mariacarla Boscono makes the case for slicked backed polished waves with a classic red lip.


Model Bella Hadid accessorized her simple up do with contoured cheekbones and a natural glossy lip.


Russian beauty Irina Shayk looked radiant with luminous skin and a red lip.


When you’re Kendall Jenner, a night in means a loose, middle-parted up do with a black evening gown.