Runway Beauty: Oscar de la Renta Fall 2011 Makeup Breakdown

Revlon‘s Global Artistic Director, Gucci Westman, paired a strong brow with rosy, contoured cheeks for the Oscar de la Renta Fall 2011 collection to bring forth the designer’s vision of an enigmatic eastern traveler.

Oscar de la Renta Fall 2011 backstage
Oscar de la Renta Fall 2011 makeup

“The look is about a Mongolian journey,” says Westman. “I darkened the brow and applied touches of pink-hued lipstick to the cheeks to give the illusion of a woman exploring the Siberian tundra.”

To get the look, try the following Revlon products:

* PhotoReady Concealer
* ColorStay Powder
* ColorBurst Lipstick in Fuchsia and Candy Pink

* DoubleTwist Mascara in Blackest Black
* ColorStay Liquid Liner in Blackest Black
* ColorStay 12H Eye Shadow Quad in Silver Fox (grey shade only)
* Brow Fantasy in Dark Brown

* Gucci Westman for Revlon Limited Edition Lip Palette in Bordeaux in the Snow (available in Fall 2011)
* Super Lustrous Lipstick in Black Cherry (used on darker complexions)

All products are available at


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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