Runway Beauty

Runway Beauty: Jason Wu Fall 2011 Makeup Breakdown

February 13, 2011

At Jason Wu 2011, M·A·C Cosmetics makeup artist Diane Kendal created a modern Versailles look with vibrant gold highlight amidst a deeply shadowed eye.

* Studio Sculpt SPF 15 Foundation – used for a natural finish
* M·A·C PRO Light Sweep Shaping Powder Pressed Powder – blended as a warm contour over cheeks

* Smothered Cream Shadow (available Fall 2011) blended with MAC Pro Marine Ultra Chromagraphic Pencil – over eyelids and through lower lashline as a base
* Thru The Night Pro Longwear Eyeshadow and Carbon Eyeshadow – blended over creamy base for a smoky intensity through the inner and outer eyelid and crease
* Old Gold Pigment – highlight over center of eyelids and inner corners
* M·A·C PRO Gold Glitter – applied over the center of the eyelids for a jeweled effect

* Lip Conditioner SPF 15 blended with a bit of concealer to tone down natural lip color
* Shell Cream Color Base – applied over lips for a subtle highlight

For the gilded burgundy manicures, CND’s Roxanne Valinoti used Dark Ruby layered with Bloodline, and gilded with Gold Chrome smile lines

Images: Credits to VOGUE and CND.

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  • Reply Jesi February 14, 2011 at 8:49 am

    I’m sorry but… I must wonder why no one catered to the chicks eyebrows in picture one. How manly looking! The makeup is nice though.

  • Reply Susan February 14, 2011 at 12:59 pm

    Commenting to the comment above – I think that’s the purpose/trend – manly eyebrows.

    I think I like the look – not exactly sure though =/ I do wonder how Carbon was used in this look.

    • Reply Phyllis February 14, 2011 at 8:55 pm

      The darkness you see on the crease and inner corner is the Carbon eyeshadow.

  • Reply Sophie March 22, 2011 at 8:02 pm

    Can’t find this look on where did you get your photos from?

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