As we move into the 3 last weeks of summer, most of us are now thinking of ways to repair our hair and skin from the ravages of the surf and sand, and British painter John William Waterhouse's "The Mermaid," seemed like the perfect inspiration. Waterhouse borrowed from the Impressionists as well as worked in the style of the Pre-Raphaelites, who were all about returning to the detailed and complex compositions and saturated colors of early Gothic Italian and Flemish art.
Today's art inspired fashion post looks to the silvery mermaid tail, and the earth's most soothing beauty products for ways to ride the tide into fall.
What do you think of the metallic trend that's continuing into fall? Are you thinking of ways to perk up your beauty routine as the countdown to the cooler seasons begin...
Details (clockwise from shirt): Thakoon drapeback collarless blouse $580; Dries Van Notten white sunglasses $310; La Mer Brightening Lotion $80; Lancome L'absolu Nu $30; Mary Jo Matsumoto 4FREE Laguna Libertine Nail Trio $36; Terry de Havilland python Marguerite stilletos $681; Acne Silver Best Hip Skinny Leather trousers $1,400; Diptyque Roses $52; Clive Christian No 1 $865; Alexander McQueen Silver Whipsnake Knucklebox Clutch $2,295; Ibiza Small Round Brush with Cork Handle $42; Sans Nourishing Hydratant Ultra $42.
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