A wave of creativity, broken boundaries, and elegantly risqué fashion has taken over Paris for the first Haute Couture shows of the decade. As runways are becoming more diverse in both aesthetic and casting, so are the designers, makeup artists, and creatives behind the scenes, keeping fashion on its toes with stunning couture beauty looks for Spring 2020 and beyond. As a result, this new wave of talented creatives is shattering any tendency towards uniformity to redefine the industry for the better.
While we still have a long way to go in this regard, gone are the days when makeup artists served only to enhance natural beauty or recreate a prescribed standard. From Euphoria-inspired makeup to the vivid trends defining 2020, beauty is having a truly creative moment. Because of that, we’ve compiled a list of the best beauty looks from Haute Couture Spring 2020, which made bold statements in color and form to imagine a future of free expression (because fashion is an art, after all). Read on for some major eye candy and get inspired by the best couture beauty looks of the season.