To declare my bias right here, I’ll admit that the Christopher Esber present is nearly all the time my absolute favorite each time the native runway rolls round once more. To me, his elegant repertoir of structured separates, attractive night silhouettes and muted color palette simply do it for me each time. But that apparent battle apart, the glossy, ultra-expensive-looking locks seen on the designer’s Afterpay Australian Fashion Week present have been additionally a particular drawcard.
This yr, Esber partnered with heritage haircare purveyors TRESemmé, which possesses a demonstrated experience in backstage styling all through numerous world trend weeks. The model teamed up with celebrated Australian hairstylist Rory Rice, who served as hair director, to create an array of poker-straight, impossibly shiny locks for Esber’s women – together with particular visitor, supermodel Gemma Ward.
Image: Lucas Dawson/Courtesy of Christopher Esber
GRAZIA spoke to Rice about his imaginative and prescient, the steps behind the completed seems to be and how you can emulate the impact at house. Oh, and likewise we acquired just a few magnificence suggestions from Ms Ward herself.
GRAZIA: What was the inspiration for the hair seems to be at Christopher Esber this season?
Rory Rice: The course I’ve taken is a nod to minimal stylish 2000s hair – clean luxe styling with a comfortable textured end.
GRAZIA: What steps did you’re taking to attain such a glossy fashion?
RR: We used TRESemmé Pro Pure 0% shampoo and 0% conditioner to cleanse the hair, earlier than parting the hair down the center, all of the day again to the crown of the top. We then blow dried the hair in a downwards course with a big brush whereas protecting the parting flat. We then ran styling irons (GRAZIA loves ghd’s platinum+ hair straightener in ombre chrome, $370) by way of the hair to get the ends poker straight, with a spritz of serum on ends and TRESemmé’s Salon Finish Styling Hairspray Extra Hold ($7.99) on the half to maintain the fly-aways at bay.
GRAZIA: What’s the key to getting such effortlessly shiny hair at house?
RR: Less is extra, begin clear and work with the hair’s pure actions. Keep your equipment small and efficient – hair drier, brush, comb and heavy maintain clips.
And now, for some magnificence suggestions from the girl herself, Gemma Ward.
GRAZIA: What are your magnificence necessities throughout trend week?
Gemma Ward: I do get dry pores and skin, particularly with this alteration of seasons. So I’ve been touring with a whole lot of serums, primarily vitamin C with a moisturiser on prime. I like layering to maintain the moisture in.
GRAZIA: What’s your favorite factor in regards to the Christopher Esber magnificence look?
GW: I like that Christopher is protecting it quite simple, however elegant. His attire are so elegant and attractive, all eyes ought to be on the garments. My hair feels tremendous refined with clean luxe styling utilizing TRESemmé Pro Pure, which I’m loving because it’s guilt-free haircare.
GRAZIA: How do you take care of your hair throughout a busy week with numerous warmth styling?
GW: It can undoubtedly harm hair, particularly colour-treated hair, however I really feel like I’ve to take additional particular care of my hair now. I be sure that I situation with the brand new TRESemmé Pro Pure as it’s good and hydrating, placing again all of that moisture that I’m shedding throughout trend week.