Runway Beauty: Smoky Eyes at Just Cavalli A/W 2013

A simple yet strong smoky eye with nude lips balanced the bright and vivid tones in the Just Cavalli A/W 2013 collection.

Just Cavalli A/W 2013 runway beauty

Makeup: Benjamin Puckey for M·A·C Cosmetics

* Face & Body Foundation – blended into hydrated and primed skin to even and tone.
* M·A·C PRO Blot Loose Powder – swept over skin to set and polish skin with a matte finish.
* M·A·C PRO Taupe Powder Blush – lightly shaded under cheekbones to contour.

Brows are filled in to balance and perfect.
* Smolder Eye Kohl – applied through the waterline and both upper and lower lashes for intensity.
* Oil Slick Black from Fall 13 Forecast/Eyes (available A/W 2013) – blended over the eyelid and under eyes, creating a smoky halo around eyes kept really tight and square in shape.
* Oyster from FAll 13 Forecast/Eyes (available A/W 2013) – blended over the browbone to highlight.
* Haute & Naughty Black Mascara – applied through the upper lashes only to define.

* Lip Conditioner – blended into lips to nourish and promote a healthy finish to lips.
* M·A·C PRO Lip Erase – patted into lips to tone down the natural colour for a sheer nude.

Smoky Eyes at Just Cavalli A/W 2013

Images: 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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