Exclusive Interview with Ongina from RuPaul’s Drag Race

Thanks to MAC Cosmetics, I got to interview my favorite contestant from RuPaul’s Drag Race, the stunningly gorgeous and oh-so-funny Miss Ongina!

Backstage Makeup Breakdown: 3.1 Phillip Lim Fall 2009

NARS makeup artist Ayako created a look with wispy lashes and translucent matte skin at the 3.1 Phillip Lim Fall 2009 show.

Backstage Makeup Breakdown: Nanette Lepore Fall 2009

“The look uses shades of rose gold in a bohemian traveler sort of way,” said MAC makeup artist Polly Osmond of the makeup that was spotted at the Nanette Lepore Fall 2009 show.

Runway Beauty: Gray Smoky Eyes at Matthew Williamson Fall 2009 NY Fashion Week

To offset the bright colors and glittery beading spotted at the Matthew Williamson Fall 2009 show, makeup artist Charlotte Tilbury created a chic early 90’s woman look that is “very done but in a neutral way.” The eyes were defined in shades of gray and brown while the cheeks were lightly contoured with a bronzer and a rosy nude was applied onto the lips.

Matthew Williamson Fall 2009 NY Fashion Week

Runway Makeup: Sculpted Beauty at Rodarte Fall 2009

To go with the organic look Kate and Laura Mulleavy designed for the Rodarte Fall 2009 collection, MAC makeup artist James Kaliardos gave models a stone face. “The idea behind it is sculpture – to deconstruct and reconstruct the face in an abstract way emphasizing each part.” said Kaliardos.