the future. “It’s amazing here. I have some Qatari clientsbased in London, and they couldn’t believe I was going to be herewhile they’re in London!”
Santos is happiest when
dealing with real people. “Of course I likeworking backstage, but I find everyday women fascinating.
for autumn/winter are all about bold greens, brownsand purples. “We have a few fascinating palettes coming out soon,but I can’t say much as it’s a surprise!”
are all fabulous. “Luminous Silk Foundation is thebest in the market. I also love Eyes To Kill mascara and Rouged’Armani lipstick. Our brand is at the forefront of technology; Mr.Armani doesn’t want to launch anything that isn’t new in terms offormula, lightweight and good for women.”
Biggest makeup faux pas
is too much blusher. “Less is more!”
are fantastic to work with, although “Linda Evangelistahas the best structure.”
Giorgio Armani’s best advice:
“Elegance is not to be noticed, it’s tobe remembered.”Giorgio Armani is available at Salam Plaza.
Ceasor Santos has worked closely with Giorgio Armani Cosmetics since its launch in 2000, and is Head NationalFace Designer for Giorgio Armani Cosmetics in the UK. Based inHarvey Nichols in London, he can usually be found passing on hisknow-how to keen customers, although you’ll also find him workingbehind the scenes of Milan and Paris catwalk shows perfectingmodels’ make-up. Orna Ballout talks to him during the Doha launch.