MAC Autumn/Winter 2009 Trend Report: Makeup Looks

Look #1: Lid Viscous


Face
Moisturizer: Moisturelush Creme
Foundation: Studio Sculpt SPF 15
Concealer: Studio Sculpt
Powder: Prep + Prime Transparent Powder

Eyes
Brows: Defined but natural in tone
Brow Highlight: Mineralize Skinfinish Natural
Eyelid: Carbon Eye Shadow blended over Smolder Kohl. Silver Fog Pigment through the inner corner on upper and lower lashline
Crease: Carbon blended very sheer with strength through the inner and outer corners
Eyeliner: Smolder, set with Carbon Eye Shadow, upper and lower lashline
Mascara: Zoomblack

Cheeks
Mineralize Skinfinish Natural for a soft contour

Lips
Prep + Prime Lip with Lip Erase in Dim

Look #2: New Romantics



Face
Moisturizer: Studio Moisture Fix SPF 15
Foundation: Studio Sculpt SPF 15
Concealer: Studio Sculpt
Powder: Loose Blot Powder

Eyes
Brows: Defined, but natural in tone
Brow Highlight: Yogurt
Eyelid: Smut and Texture, inner and outer corner
Crease: Smut and Texture, inner and outer contour
Eyeliner: Smut and Texture Eye Shadow
Mascara: Plushblack

Cheeks
Dainty Mineralize Blush

Lips
Funshine Slimshine
Lip Pencil: Beurre Cremestick Liner

Look #3: Who’s That Girl?


Face
Moisturizer: Prep + Prime Face Protect SPF 50
Foundation: Studio Sculpt SPF 15
Concealer: Studio Sculpt
Powder: Prep + Prime Transparent Powder

Eyes
Brows: Defined, and kept as straight as possible
Brow Highlight: Copperplate and Ground Brown Eye Shadows blended through inner corner only
Eyelid: Copperplate and Ground Brown Eye Shadow blended with strength through the inner corner
Crease: Copperplate through inner corner and diffused outward

Cheeks
Mineralize Skinfinish in Medium Dark or Deep for a soft contour

Lips
Morange Lipstick followed with a laquer of Pink Poodle Lipglass
Lip Pencil: Magenta

Look #4: Sculpture Club


Moisturizer: Strobe Cream
Foundation: Studio Sculpt SPF 15
Concealer: Studio Sculpt
Powder: Prep + Prime Transparent Powder through the T-Zone only

Eyes
Brows: Beguile Brow Set
Brow Highlight: Mineralize Skinfinish Natural
Eyelid: Pearl Crème Color Base
Crease: Fluidline in Dipdown
Eyeliner: Fluidline in Dipdown

Cheeks
Mineralize Skinfinish Natural in Dark

Lips
Fetish Lipstick applied with a lip brush
Lip Pencil: Hodgepodge

Credits: MAC.

Phyllis Li is the Founder and Editor-in-chief of Makeup For Life, one of the top 50 beauty blogs that focuses on celebrity makeup breakdowns, product reviews, makeup tutorials and all things beauty. Having lived and traveled in North America, Europe and Asia, she was exposed to different techniques and products at an early age and hopes to put a global perspective towards beauty. Phyllis won the Best Content Award by Total Beauty in 2008 and has been featured in various publications and websites including ELLE, Glamour.com, Yahoo Shine!, AOL Stylelist, Nylon Korea, VOGUE China, Ming Pao Daily (Canada) and Shanghai Weekly. In 2010, she was appointed one of the nine Real Women Ambassadors in the United States to take part in the Latisse® Wishes Challenge, working with Hollywood celebrity Kathy Ireland and raised over $400,000 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation to grant wishes for approximately 54 children. In 2012, she teamed up with luxury skincare brand TATCHA and released a limited-edition 3-Piece Set of her favorite beauty products. Phyllis currently lives in Chicago, US. She is a regular contributor to Shanghai Daily's StyleHai Magazine and a member of the Glam Beauty Network.

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