Dark Visions – Decked out in a wardrobe of all Azzedine Alaia, model Maja Salamon appears in this dark fashion spread for the autumn-winter issue of Viva! Moda. Michelle Du Xuan photographs the Polish beauty in a gritty, industrial setting wearing Alaia’s romantic yet sleek designs styled by Patrycja Matysiak. Makeup artist Corinne Gues and hair stylist Miha Oshima worked on beauty for the shoot.
Such Reveries – Homegrown stunner Li Xiao Xing graces the pages of L’Officiel China’s September issue in a fashion spread spotlighting the designs of Taiwanese brand Shiatzy Chen. Michelle Du Xuan photographed the dark-haired beauty amidst an elegant decor with styling by Jing Zhang focusing on Chen’s ornate prints and modern shapes. / Makeup by Aya Fujita, Hair by Shuko Sumida
Sleeping Beauty – Laura Kargulewicz and Tessa Vander Weyden shimmer for the April 2013 edition of Madame Figaro China as photographed by Michelle Du Xuan. For beauty, hair stylist Mike Desir creates old-hollywood waves and make-up artist Daria Slusarczyk paints on bold lips and eyelids for these sleeping beauties. / Styling by Patrycja Matysiak
Cherie – Sophie Srej (IMG Paris) models refined accessories in the latest story lensed by Michelle Du Xuan for Harper’s Bazaar China October. Stylist Hanae Uwajima mixes elegant millinery with jewelry that gives Sophie a vintage flavored beauty, emphasized by dramatic waves and curls by Shuko Sumida. / Make-up by Min. K, Assistant: J.M Chassier
Pride & Glory – Photographer Michelle Du Xuan lenses model Ling Ling Kong (Next Paris) in sleek selects from the Céline’s fall collection. Styled for the latest issue of L’Officiel China by fashion editor Zhang Jing, Ling Ling’s looks offer a minimalist, architectural complement to the moody images. Hair and make-up by Shuko Sumida and Min.K pulls everything together with bold beauty. / Assistant: J.M Chassier
Haute Fairytales – Photographer Michelle Du Xuan brings us this stunning editorial from the September issue of L’Officiel China, featuring models Pauline Van Der Cruysse (Elite Paris) and Zhu Lin (IMG Paris) in a kaleidoscopic time traveling fairytale. Styled by Hanae Uwajima, the girls don a marvelous wardrobe of couture pieces by Elie Saab, Dior, Chanel, Valentino, Versace and Alexis Mabille amongst others. Hair stylist Shuko Sumida and make up artist Min K create otherworldly looks with hauntingly baroque hair and vivid colors in these artful images. / Light director: J.M chaser, Photographer assistant: Joffrey Montes, Assistant stylists: Haruka Suzuki, Saori Senda, Assistant hair stylist: Yuji Okuda, Manicure: Aurélie Chevalier
Arrow of Cupid – Model Tiera Dyck is a fresh faced beauty in these portraits lensed by Michelle Du Xuan for Elle China’s latest issue. With feminine styling by Rene De Bathory, Tiera is as pretty as the flowers around her, with make-up by Daria Slusarczyk (B4) and soft tresses by Shuko Sumida.
Pastel Spring – Michelle du Xuan captures a spring beauty story focusing on flirty makeup and hair trends for our latest exclusive starring Helene Desmettre and Lidia Kochetkova. Styled by Mathieu Barthelat Colin, the duo looks like royalty in bejeweled crowns and tops. Pastel eyeshadow by makeup artist Min. K and crimped hair by Armand Fauquet complete the standout ensembles.
Lovely Beauty – Michelle du Xuan captures the striking Odile Coco in a beauty story for L’Officiel China’s May issue. Wearing feminine looks from makeup artist Aya Fujita and lush curls by hair stylist Shuko Sumida, Odile dons billowing dresses and glittering accessories styled by Pierre-Yves Marquer. / Photo assistant – Joffrey Montes
Romantic Lace – Lesly Masson and Marcellla Breukers are lacy beauties for Michelle Du Xuan’s latest work featured in the February edition of Harper’s Bazaar China. Under the lace, the girls wear jewel toned eyeshadow by makeup artist Aya Fujita and lush curls by hair stylist Miha Oshima. / Photo Assistant – Joffrey Montes, Post-production by Sebastien Reuter