Runway Beauty: 50s Glamour at Douglas Hannant Fall 2013

“Reserved 1950s glamour, re-thought for a modern generation” was the idea behind the neutral eyes and red lips at Douglas Hannant A/W 2013 show.

50s glamour makeup at Douglas Hannant A/W 2013

Douglas Hannant A/W 2013 makeup face chart by NARS

Lead Makeup Artist: Jason Hoffman, NARS Training Executive

* Sheer Glow Foundation
* Radiant Creamy Concealer (New for Spring 2013) For a similar effect, try Concealer.
* Loose Powder
* Light Reflecting Setting Powder – Loose
* Zen Blush

* Alhambra Duo Eyeshadow
* Portobello Duo Eyeshadow
* Pandora Duo Eyeshadow
* Carpates Eyeliner Stylo
* Via Veneto Larger Than Life Long-Wear Eyeliner
* Santa Monica Blvd. Larger Than Life Long-Wear Eyeliner

* African Queen Lip Liner Pencil
* Cruella Velvet Matte Lip Pencil
* Norma Larger Than Life Lip Gloss

The dark red nails were created by a coat of Essie first base base coat, followed by two coats of Essie berry hard and topped with a coat of Essie good to go top coat.

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Images: Courtesy of NARS and ImaxTree.

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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