FOTD: Pin Up Neutral Eyes, Winged Liner and Red Lipstick with Kristen

With her gorgeous features and pretty hair, I decided to give Kristen a retro pin up look with neutral eyeshadow, slightly winged eyeliner and a red lip. Thanks so much Kristen!

Winged eyeliner with red lipstick pinup makeup

Retro pinup makeup and hair by Phyllis Li

• Make Up For Ever HD Primer in #1
• Graftobian Hi-Def Glamour Creme Corrector Palette in #30277 – Pink Hi-Lite as concealer
• Graftobian Hi-Def Glamour Creme Warm Palette #1 – #30313 Vixen as foundation
• NARS Orgasm Blush on apples
• NARS Albatross Highlighting Blush

• Senna Form-A-Brow Eyebrow Stencil Kit
• NARS Pro Prime Smudge Proof Eyeshadow Base
• MAC Abyssinia Eyeshadow – eyelid
• NARS Brousse Duo Eyeshadow – taupe color on crease
• MAC Solar White Eyeshadow – browbone
• Barry M Liquid Eyeliner in Black
• MAC Fascinating Eye Kohl – lower waterline
• Maybelline Great Lash in Very Black
• Revlon Fantasy Lengths Glue-On Fake Eyelashes in Intensifying

• MAC Lip Pencil in Cherry
• MAC Russian Red Lipstick
• OCC Lip Tar in NSFW

Want to be a model for my next shoot? E-mail me!

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.


  1. You hit the pinup look spot on! Kristen looks great. Love it!
    It’d be cool if you could give me a makeover. I recently moved to the Midwest for grad school, though I think I’m still pretty far from Chicago.

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