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While The Little Mermaid remains a Disney classic, Monique Lhuillier’s spring collection re-imagined the meaning of “under the sea.” Striking cerulean blue and gold lids along with a wet-and-dry contrast hairstyle completed the aquatic illusion of Lhuillier’s designs. We went backstage to get the complete breakdown on the water-inspired makeup—from hair to nails—so you can try your hand at creating the couture look at home. Makeup artist, Val Garland, who styled the show, told InStyle.com:  “It’s all about the eye color. It’s a great shade for spring and I think women should have fun with their makeup.” Here’s to a bright, colorful season, indeed! Click through our gallery to get the complete how-to, along with the products used backstage.

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