I love working and retouching Mass Effect related stuff. My body was asking for it. Once again, I tried to capture and represent the aesthetic, ambient and feel of the game, and get immersed into that universe.
Good GOD! I had to take a look at the rest of her clothing just to make sure this was not 'merely' great 3d art, but that it was FANTASTIC costuming and make-up work... THIS THING... is madness, this work is madness, such awesome impossibly good madness.
The headdress. It's fantastic! It's like masterpiece of Star Trek alien creatures' designers. Marvelous!
Though, one tiny detail - in my opinion Aria should look a bit more, well, angry, annoyed, tough and possessing a bit higher self-esteem. And my suggestion would be: she's sitting on a couch in a pose of power, with irritated look on a camera...