Runway Beauty: Bronzed Skin at Adam Lippes Spring 2010

“She’s a tan, aristocratic girl handing out in New York at the end of summer after vacationing all over Italy and France. Beautifully polished, effortless and comfortable.” – Romy Soleimani working for MAC Cosmetics.

* Face and Body Foundation in C5 – applied to skin to prep the skin.
* Matte Bronze Bronzing Powder and Golden Bronzer – mixed together and applied all over the face.
* Refined Golden Bronzer – dusted onto cheeks for a tawny, sun-kissed look.

* Modelette Eyeshadow – softly swept over lids with brush 217 for a velvety-sheer texture.
* Light Beige Gold Crushed Metal Pigment – applied with brush 219 to accent the inner corners of the eyes.
* Fling and Lingering Brow Pencils – to light define and fill in eye brows.
* Brow Set Gel – brushed upwards to hold brows in place.
* No mascara.

* Fresh Brew Lipstick – mixed together and lightly patted on lips.
* Matte Mixing Medium – patted on top to create a matte yet sheer and plush look.

Images: and MAC Cosmetics.

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,, 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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