Runway Makeup: Creatures of the Wind Fall 2012

To go with the “element of parallel existences – the real world versus the fairy world” at Creatures of the Wind Autumn/Winter 2012 collection, NARS Director of Global Artistry James Boehmer paired dewy skin with glossy eyes.

Glossy eyes and radiant skin at Creatures of the Wind for Fall 2012 runway

Creatures of the Wind for Fall 2012 runway makeup face chart by NARS

“You can’t use enough moisturizer – it’s dewy and really radiant,” said James Boehmer, NARS Director of Global Artistry. “The eye should be defined in its shape but worn-in with its effect. As if you can see the eyelid through it, which we get from the gloss.”

· Pure Radiant Tinted Moisturizer SPF30/PA+++

· Cayenne Single Eyeshadow
· Mambo Eyeliner Pencil
· Bengali Single Eyeshadow
· Coconut Grove Single Eyeshadow
· Kuala Lumpur Duo Eyeshadow

· Rouge Tribal Larger Than Life Lip Gloss (new for Spring 2012)
· Triple X Lip Gloss

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Images: Courtesy of NARS.

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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