Runway Makeup: 90s Brown Eyes and Nude Lips at Blumarine Fall 2012

Inspired by 90’s supermodels Linda Evangelista and Christy Turlington, Charlotte Tilbury used M·A·C Cosmetics to create a gorgeous brown eye, nude lip and arched brows for Blumarine A/W 2012 at Milan Fashion Week.

Blumarine Fall 2012 runway makeup

* Oil Control Lotion – blended into skin to hydrate and prepare skin, while controlling shine through the T-Zone.
*Studio Sculpt SPF 15 Foundation – lightly blended into skin to perfect.
* Pure Sculpture Pro Sculpting Cream (available Autumn/Winter 2012) – blended under cheekbones to contour.
* Pearl Cream Colour Base – blended along upper cheekbones to highlight.

* Coffee Eye Pencil – applied through both upper and lower lashes to define and provide a bit of a base.
* M·A·C PRO Root Cream Colour Base – blended into Coffee Eye Pencil over eyelids, through the crease, and lower lashes.
* Fashion Fix Pro Longwear Eye Shadow (available Autumn/Winter 2012) – swept over Root CCB to set and create a smoky finish to eyes.
* Lingering Eye Brows – sculpts and defines the 90’s Supermodel brow.

* Spice Lip Pencil – lightly defines and contours the lip.
* M·A·C PRO Peachstock Lipstick – applied over the entire lip for a healthy nude.

Image: 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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