Runway Beauty: Alberta Ferretti S/S 2012 Makeup at MFW

Makeup artist Diane Kendal used MAC Cosmetics to create clean, dewy skin with a pale lip at the Alberta Ferretti Spring 2012 show at Milan Fashion Week.

Makeup at Alberta Ferretti Spring 2012

• Studio Finish Concealer – applied as needed over hydrated skin for a very natural finish.
• MAC Pro Sculpt Sculpting Powder – blended under cheekbones for a soft contour.
• Immortal Flower Powder Blush (available Spring/Summer 2012) – lightly blended over cheekbones and temples.
• Lovecloud Powder Blush (available Spring/Summer 2012) – blended over the apples of cheeks.
• Silver Iridescent Powder/Loose – applied over the apples of cheeks, down bridge of nose, and bow of lip to highlight.

• Fog Effect Paint Pot (available Winter 2011) – softly blended through the crease and lower lashes.
• Blacktrack Fluidline – a thin, delicate line is drawn above curled upper lashes.
• Silver Iridescent Powder/Loose – highlights the inner corner of the eyes.
• Brows are shaded with a masculine touch, straight with natural edges

• Double Spin Lipstick (available Winter 2011) – blended over the entire lip.

Photo: Courtesy of MAC.

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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