Kevin Ryan smoothed all of the hair back, grabbed small sections of hair at the temples, and secured mini-side ponytails with a clear elastic. His secret weapon? The RootControl by R Session Tools ($179.99, rsessiontools.com
) which straightened the hair without leaving it limp. THE MAKEUP
The key elements of James Kaliardos's look at Nicole Miller were squarish eyebrows and slate and lilac cat-eyes. "It's powerful and unusual," he said. "She's a real warrior woman." He added a touch of pale pink lipstick, and rose powder blush to knock-out shine. INSIDER SECRET
For a boost of energy, models drank Muscle Milk Light backstage before the 6:00 PM show.