Runway Beauty: Altuzarra Fall 2011 Makeup Breakdown

Inspired by Kate Moss when she was still with Johnny Depp, Tom Pecheux created “a very cool girl with glam-rock sophistication” using MAC Cosmetics at the Altuzarra Fall 2011 show.

* Studio Sculpt Foundation – blended over skin to perfect
* MAC Pro Bone Beige Sculpting Powder Pressed Powder – provides subtle, warm contour under cheekbones

* Lady Grey Eyeshadow (new for Fall 2011) – applied over the eyelids and upward through the crease
* Keep Your Cool Pro Longwear Eyeshadow (new for Fall 2011) – blended through the outer eyelid and upward to elongate eyes with a soft winged shape
* MAC Pro Platinum Metal Pigment – defines the inner corners with a strong metallic highlight
* MAC Pro Rich Purple Chromagraphic Pencil – blended through the lower lashline

* Diva Lipstick – applied over the entire lip with full coverage
* Beet Lip Pencil – defines and perfects the lip

To create the 90s with a 40s glamorous twist as seen on the nails, CND‘s Angi Wingle created a clean, satin manicure using Super Matte Top Coat.

Photo: Go Runway, Vogue and Marcio Madeira /firstVIEW.

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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