Runway Beauty: Vivienne Westwood Red Label S/S 2012 Makeup at LFW

At Vivienne Westwood Red Label Spring 2012, makeup artist Alex Box working for MAC Cosmetics added a pop of color to create “neo neon nymphs” with an “ethereal base, amazing and bruised colors and airbrush”.

Vivienne Westwood Red Label Spring 2012 Makeup by MAC

Vivienne Westwood Red Label Spring 2012 Makeup

• Studio Sculpt SPF 15 Foundation – applied to create a perfect, full coverage to skin.
• MAC Pro Sculpt and Bone Beige Sculpting Powders – blended together and applied over low planes to contour.
• Well Dressed Powder Blush, MAC Pro Azalea and MAC Pro Salsarose Powder Blushes – blended together to create a vivid contour through the temples and over cheekbones.
• MAC Pro Emphasize Shaping Powder, MAC Pro Gold Reflects Glitter, and Vanilla Pigment – blended together to highlight the high planes of the face.

• MAC Pro Hi-Def Cyan Paint Stick and Electric Eel Eye Shadow – blended over the eyelid as a base.
• Bitter, Juxt, and MAC Pro Lime Eye Shadows – blended over base in a halo effect.
• MAC Pro Hi-Def Chromaline – applied as a liner through both upper and lower lashes.
• 43 Lash – painted with MAC Pro Chromaline in Hi-Def and applied to upper lashes.

• Woo Me Kissable Lipcolour (available Spring 2012) – 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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