How-to: MaxMara S/S ’12 makeup

MaxMara - Spring 2012 makeup

The look:

“The collection is very beige and nude; there is a nice dynamic in it. It is a minimal, sporty and urban woman.”—Tom Pecheux for M.A.C.

The how-to:


  • M.A.C Face & Body Foundation — applied lightly to keep skin looking fresh
  • M.A.C Pro Invisible Set Powder — applied through the centre of the face for a polished effect
  • M.A.C Pro Full Coverage Foundation — blended on the cheeks as a blush
  • M.A.C Powder Blush in Modern Mandarin — applied over Full Coverage application over cheeks to heighten colour
  • M.A.C Powder Blush in Immortal Flower — layered over Modern Mandarin Powder Blush to finish off the cheeks
  • M.A.C Tendertone Lip Balm in Hush Hush — blended above cheekbones to highlight


  • M.A.C Tendertone Lip Balm in Hush Hush — lightly blended over eyelids to highlight
  • Brows are brushed upwards and perfected while keeping edges natural, for a boyish effect


  • M.A.C Pro Dim Lip Erase — blended over lips to softly pale, before setting with a bit of powder

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