Graphic Eye at Missoni A/W ’14

At Missoni A/W 2014, makeup artist Lucia Pieroni created “cool girls in their boyfriends’ coats, at the bus stop at 6 in the morning” with blocks of graphic eyeliner and dewy skin.

Missoni A/W '14 runway beauty

* Studio Finish Concealer – blended over moisturized skin as needed to perfect
* Pearl Cream Color Base – blended into the skin with fingers over the upper cheekbones, bridge of nose, browbone and chin for luminosity

* Clear Brow Set – combed upwards through the brow to groom and set
* Blacktrack Fluidline – drawn thinly from the outer corner of the pupil to the outer corner of the eye in a soft square shape; upper and lower lashline, leaving a gap between the upper and lower lash in the outer corner
* Carbon Eyeshadow – blended over Blacktrack and below the eyes with 217 Blending Brush for a look of perfected imperfection
* 7 LASH – chopped into pieces and filled through the outer corners of the upper lash for more impact if needed
* Haute & Naughty Black Lash Mascara – layered through the outer upper and lower lashes for a doll-like effect
* Lashes were curled and squeezed together if needed to achieve a feeling of imperfection
* M·A·C PRO NC15/NW20 Chromagraphic Pencil – applied through the waterline to open eyes

* Viva Glam II Lipstick – dabbed over the lips with fingers for a natural look to finish

Graphic eye makeup at Missoni A/W '14
Missoni A/W '14 backstage beauty
Missoni A/W '14 backstage makeup by MAC

Images: Courtesy of MAC 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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