12 Backstage Beauty Looks at NYFW That Left Us Speechless

To be honest, we have a love/hate relationship with going backstage. On one hand, it can be a chaotic mess—people stepping over each other in cramped quarters while trying to do their respective jobs is not a glamorous scene. On the other, we get an exclusive look into how makeup, hair, and nail looks are made before the show starts, and the end result is not only obviously stunning, but it reminds us why we love what we do.

This season, there were plenty of beauty looks to obsess over. From elevated smoky eye looks to hair accessories making a huge comeback, we've rounded up the backstage beauty looks at NYFW fall 2018. Scroll down to see.