The Esprit Tribal French Vogue Beauty Story Highlights Vivid Cosmetics

 - Apr 25, 2013
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The 'Esprit Tribal' French Vogue beauty story graces the European publication's latest issue. Inspired by the application of ethnic warpaint, visionary L'Oreal Paris makeup artist Karim Rahman pairs tribal inspired beauty looks with a nomadic wardrobe of designer pieces.

This striking editorial by famed photographer Mario Sorrenti is a contemporary take on a cultural aesthetic. Top model Suvi Koponen stars in the photo series as she transforms from glamour girl into ethnic gypsy goddess. Featured in the magazine's May 2013 issue, the 'Esprit Tribal' French Vogue image series exudes an eccentric air.

This fashion story is heavily accessorized and features vivid crimson face paint, sculptural headwear and intricately beaded jewelry pieces from some of fashion's top labels.