After a long summer of wearing minimal makeup, partaking in fall makeup trends is always a welcome activity. There’s something about fall that makes me feel excited about putting on a face of makeup—maybe it’s the fact that there’s less of a chance of sweating it off or maybe it’s because fall always feels like the first day of school.
This fall, makeup is truly taking center stage. After the last few years that prioritized the “clean girl” aesthetic, makeup is finally having a moment again. We’ll be playing with makeup in full force this fall, and the trends couldn’t be more fun to follow. Keep reading for fall’s best makeup trends, straight from seasoned makeup artists who worked backstage at this season’s New York Fashion Week.