Beauty SOS: London Fashion Week essentials

By  September 05, 2012

London fashion week S/S13 is nearly upon us, which in the blogging world can only mean one thing: five days of non-stop flitting between shows, presentations and parties – a recipe for beauty disaster!

Late nights, early mornings and we’re sure a few cocktails in between are not the key ingredients for fresh-faced and flawless skin. So how do they do it? Glam gathered our expert Glam beauty bloggers to find out what beauty essentials see them through London Fashion Week..

Check out the gallery below to see what these bloggers best essentials are.

Jen: Revlon’s Just Bitten Kissable Balm Stain in Lovesick

London Beauty Queen: Clarins 3-dot Liner

Daniela: Eau Thermale Avene Thermal Spring Water

Jayne: EOS Lip Balm Spheres

Lily: Jo Malone 30ml Wild Bluebell Cologne

Madeka: Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream

Maria: WAM Revolving Curl Tong

Catherine: Estee Lauder Double Wear Maximum Cover Camoflage Makeup

Anjeza: Giorgio Armani Face Fabric

Jessica: Illamasqua ’Rare’ Nail Polish

Zoe: First Aid Beauty Detox Eye Roller

Trends Revealed…

Zoe - “My fashion week beauty essential is the First Aid Beauty Detox Eye Roller. I chose it because it relieves my tired eyes better than 20 cups of coffee and the cooling effect on my skin perks me up, helping me to sit through all the shows.” Available from Firstaidbeauty

London Beauty Queen“This fashion week I won’t be without Clarins 3-dot liner. A revolutionary way to apply eyeliner, so even the most inexperienced of us can apply a flawless and striking line to the eye. Use the pen to draw dots along the lash line, creating a bespoke look in a few easy steps.” Available from Clarins.

Anjeza: ” Giorgio Armani Face Fabric with SPF 12 is definitely my fashion week essential - it is the best foundation I’ve ever used. It causes the skin to look smooth, gives a healthy natural complexion and makes it appear as flawless as possible. ” Available from Armanibeauty

Catherine: “My fashion week beauty essential is Estee Lauder Double Wear Maximum cover up Camoflauge Makeup. Disguise under eye dark circles after lack of sleep after many late nights, early shows and LFW parties! Available from EsteeLauder.

Lily: “I’ll be carrying  around Jo Malone 30ml Wild Bluebell Cologne this LFW. If you smell good you feel good and this handbag size is perfect for top-ups! Available from Jomalone.

Daniela: “I’ll be packing Eau Thermale Avene Thermal Spring Water in my fashion week kit. This handy bottle of cool, beautifying water fixes your make up and perks up dull, sweaty, post-show skin!” Available from Avenue.

Jen: “My fashion week beauty essential is Revlon’s Just Bitten Kissable Balm Stain in Lovesick. . I love a bright pink, and this balm stain is perfect for day or night as you can build the colour so it’s as subtle or intense as you like. Available from Boots.

Maria: “WAM Revolving Curl Tong is my fashion week hero, it’s the most innovative, time-saving curling tong that’s effective on even the most difficult hair!” Available from Windleandmoodie

Jessica: “My fashion week beauty essential is Illamasqua ‘Rare’ Nail Polish.You’d be hard pressed to not spot flashes of neon yellow accessories at fashion week, which is why I chose this highlighter. A neon shade on your fingertips will brighten up any outfit and keep you up to speed with the fashionistas.” Available from illmaqsqua

Madeka: “Elizabeth Arden Eight Hour Cream is my fashion week beauty essential. It’s a mutli tasking product – apply a dab to brows, cheeks, lids or lips in between shows for that dewy, just stepped off the catwalk look.” Availble from feelunique

Jayne: “You’ll find me carrying EOS Lip Balm Spheres everywhere next week. Lip balm is always going to be a beauty essential, I love EOS Lip Spheres for their quirky shape, pretty colours and amazing quality, natural content” Available from Cutecosmetics.