Champagne flowed at Lapérouse restaurant in Paris on Thursday night as Kilian Hennessy and guests celebrated additions to his brand’s Le Rouge Parfum collection of scented lipsticks.
Ellen von Unwerth lensed the campaign for the 10 new shades, coming in satin and in matte textures.
“The colors are super intense and stay a longtime on your lips,” she said. “Also, when you put them on, you actually want to eat them, because the smell is so lovely.”
Von Unwerth, who is working on a new issue of her Von magazine and has her photography exhibition “Devotion! 30 Years of Photographing Women” running at Fotografiska New York, said she has a soft spot for lipsticks that either enhance her natural lip color “or are red — Coca-Cola red.”
Savannah Hennessy, Kilian Hennessy, Elisabeth Jones-Hennessy
Courtesy Photos/Olivier Borde
Model Iman Perez is partial to such diametrically opposed hues, too. Her campaign for Hermès has just come out, and she’s signed on with some acting agencies recently.
“I’d love to be able to be in a nice comedy or play a popular girl in an American school — classics,” she said, of what roles might be on her wish list.
After whizzing around to fashion shows, Perez loves to decompress by