Runway Beauty: Marios Schwab S/S 2012 Makeup at LFW

Using MAC Cosmetics, Val Garland created “fuzzy felines” at the Marios Schwab Spring 2012 show.

Feline eyes at Marios Schwab Spring 2012

• Studio Moisture Tint SPF 15 – blended over skin to hydrate and provide a light natural finish to skin.
• Shell Cream Colour Base – blended over the high planes to highlight.
• Prep + Prime Transparent Finishing Powder – dusted over the centre of the face for a light.

• Clear Brow Set — applied through the brow for a light groom.
• Smolder Eye Kohl — blended through both upper and lower lashes with 212 Flat Definer Brush.
• Boot Black Liquid Liner — drawn through the upper and lower lashline to define and elongate eyes.
• MAC Pro NW25/NC30 Chromagraphic Pencil — applied through the waterline of lower lashes to open eyes.

Studio Moisture Tint SPF 15 — blended over lips for a customized nude.

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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