Milan Fashion Week Backstage Beauty: DSquared2 Fall 2010 Face Chart

At the Dsquared² A/W 2010 show, Gordon Espinet from MAC kept created a dramatic, elongated smoky eye with bright red lips. Are we liking this over the dark smoky eyes with nude lips from the Fall 2009 show?

DSquared2 Fall 2010 Face Chart

* Face and Body Foundation set with Blot Powder – To create a light, transparent, matte finish on the skin
* Taupe Powder Blush – Used to contour the cheekbone

* Feline Kohl Power Eye Pencil – Lining the inner rim and outer lash lines to create a dark focal point on the face
* Carbon Eye Shadow – Blended over Feline with brush 266, elongated in an outward, upward angle
* Russian Blue Eye Shadow – Blended into socket and over the Feline/Carbon line to create a softened, shadowed shape
* Contrast Eye Shadow and Reflects Purple Duo Pigment – Brushed onto eyelids with brush 239
* Crystal Avalanche Eye Shadow – Brushed onto brow bone to finish
* Opulash Mascara in Bad, Bad Black – Applied to the lashes

* Cherry Lip Pencil – Drawn all over the lips
* Good to Go Lipstick – Layered over the pencil

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