Runway Beauty: Smoky Eyes and Luminous Skin at Roland Mouret Spring/Summer 2013

Working for NARS Cosmetics, Val Garland created a gorgeous look with intense eyes and luminous skin at the Roland Mouret Spring/Summer 2013 show in Paris.

Smoky Eyes and Luminous Skin at Roland Mouret Spring/Summer 2013

“This girl is a reckless rebel, which you can see in the eyes, but she still has an impeccably fresh look to her skin,” said Garland. “Like the girls Herb Ritts would photograph – very sporty.”

* NARSskin Optimal Brightening Concentrate

* Pure Radiant Tinted Moisturizer SPF30/PA+++
* Copacabana Multiple
* Radiant Creamy Concealer (new for Spring 2013) – For a similar effect, try Concealer
* Light Reflecting Setting Powder – Pressed (new for Spring 2013!) – For a similar effect, try Pressed Powder

* Zardoz Single Cream Eyeshadow
* Mambo Eyeliner Pencil
* Carpates Eyeliner Stylo

* Bianca Pure Sheer SPF Lip Treatment

Backstage makeup by NARS at Roland Mouret Spring/Summer 2013

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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