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DECEMBER COVER STORY: JODI ANASTA


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Charming, beautiful and always ready with a smile – the 29-year-old actress (and new mother) Jodi Anasta puts her acting skills to the test, channeling style icons Christy Turlington, Cindy Crawford, & Elle Macpherson in an intimate MAXMADE EXCLUSIVE shoot and interview for our December cover story.

Shot on location at The Darling Hotel, Anasta plays the character of a screen siren playing out the intimate moments she has in the bathroom. Put her in front of a camera and every frame is a moment. With an understated sense of confidence, and a humour that I can only be describe as nothing less than contagious – the extraordinary beauty that is Jodi Anasta tackles each shot in true style and grace, proving she is at home in the spotlight.

 

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Styling Notes: Necklace; Oscar de la Renta from Pierre Winter, Lingerie; Agent Provocateur, Hosiery; Ambra

JODI_ANASTA_MAXMADE_PG1Stylist Notes; Earrings; Jodi’s own, Top; Zimmerman, Skirt; MSGM from Parlor X, Undergarments; Agent Provocateur, Hosiery; Ambra, Heels; Kurt Geiger

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Hair Notes
Step 1; To build volume and protect Jodi’s hair I sprayed each section with Kérastase Resistance Volumeifique Volume Expansions Spray before blowdrying using Shu Uemura’s Paddle brush.
Step 2; Using the largest size wand of the H2D Curlng Wand x3, I tonged and pinned Jodi’s hair in a old-school style set. To give hold and a delicate sheen I sprayed each section with Kérastase Laque Niore Hair Spray.
Step 3; To build that extra volume through the roots and give it a little grip and hold through the mid-lengths, I dusted Shu Uemura Volume Maker & Texture Powder through before brushing out my set and styling.
To Finish; I used Shu Uemura’s Touch of Gloss Brilliant Melt-In Wax to remove any un-wanted fly-aways without weighing the hair down and removing any shape.
Styling Notes: Earrings: Oscar de la Renta from Pierre Winter, Bodysuit; Wolford

Jodi_Anasta_maxmade_pg8Styling Notes: Pearl Jewellery; Amber Sceats, Gold carve ring: Ryan Storer

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Styling Notes: Necklace; YSL from Cosmopolitan Shoes; Fur Jacket: VinettiNancy Ganz high waisted brief, 

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Styling Notes; Earrings: Oscar de la Renta from Cosmopolitan Shoes (below image)

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Beauty Credits: 90’s super model look

Skin Prep

La Mer Creme De La Mer
La Mer the Eye Balm
La Mer Lip Balm
Complexion
Foundation – Ellis Faas Skin Veil Foundation
Marc Jacobs Complextion Remedy Concealor
LUMA Illuminating Highlighter
Cheeks
Bobbi Brown Bronzer Powder in Medium
Lips
Tom Ford Lipstick in Spanish Pink
MAC lip Pencil in Oak – used to line and define lips.
Eyes
Benefit Brow Zing – to shape and sculpt – & Gimme Brow in Medium – to volumize brows and set into place.
Velour Lashes – You Complete Me
Mecca Cosmetics Sleep Artistry Pencil – to line the inner rim of the eye give a wider looking eye.
Body; Jergens BB Body Perfecting Cream
Stylist Notes; Swimsuit: Jets

 

Jodi wearsNARS Velvet Matte Lip Pencil in Dragon GirlStyling NotesJamie Lee gold embellished dress (above image).

Jodi_Anasta_Maxmade_pg11Styling Notes: Earrings by Oscar de la Renta from Pierre Winter

Beauty Notes: Glossy-Bronzed Beauty Credits

Skin Prep
La Mer Radiant Serium
La Mer The eye Balm Intense
La Mer Lip Balm

Complexion
Ellis Faas Skin Veil Foundation
YSL Radiant Touché
NARS The Multiple Copacabana

Cheeks
Becca Cosmetic’s Mineral Bronzer in Allure 

Eyes
Laura Mercier Satin Matte Eye Colour in Plum Allure
MAC Mixing Medium Shine – a waxy formula used on top of the shadow to give a high-key shine
Velour You Complete Me Eyelashes

Lips
Ellis Faas Creamy Lips in deep Plum Wine (102)
Laura Mercier Lip Pencil in Coffee Bean

Body

St Tropez Self Tanning Dry Luxe Oil

CREDITS

Special Thanks to The Darling Hotel for allowing us to shoot in there premium suites and making our day comfortable.

Photographer; Steven Chee for Maxmade.com.au, Stylist; Marina Didovich, Hair & Makeup/Creative Director; Max May, Nail Artist; Zoe Vokis, Graphic Desginer; Elli Zacharowitz, Featuring; Jodi Anasta

3 Comments »

  1. tash says:

    Max – fuck. This is beyond.
    xxx Tash

  2. Grace says:

    Hi max! Just wondering what shade you used for this in the Ellis Faas foundation? Thanks!! 😉

  3. max says:

    Hi Grace! I used #6 and #7 through the contours of the face! x MM

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