"Fairy Dust" Is This Winter's Biggest Makeup Trend, According to a French MUA

Having the chance to chat beauty with French-born, Brooklyn-based makeup artist and Estée Lauder global beauty director Violette is the beauty editor equivalent of winning the Mega Millions. I'd only seen the cosmetic muse as she exists in the digital airwaves: a statuesque siren with chestnut shaggy bangs, an ever-evolving makeup wardrobe (one day it's bronzed and neutral, the next a wash of cobalt blue along her lids), and the kind of tamperproof confidence you'd only find in someone with French genetics coursing through her veins. Unsurprisingly, being in her physical presence confirmed all of that and more, and with the limited time that we had together, I was bound and determined to soak up every ounce of her sage intel—namely, her trend forecast for this upcoming season.

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