Models wait for their make-up to be done after having their hair done by Alan Edward's professional artistic team for his 'Spider and the New Gothics' show at the L'Oreal Professional Colour Trophy Grand Final on June 2, 2008 in London, England. Hairstyles (wearable and inspired by catwalk fashion) are being created at the L'Oreal International Academy before going on the catwalk at the Grand Final at Earls Court this evening. By Cate Gillon/Getty Images.

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