We’re always on the edge of our seats waiting to see the latest styles and beauty inspo to hit the runway from our favorite designers. But it’s backstage -where the makeup, hair, and pieces all come together.

To make sure you have an in to the hottest runway looks and how to wear them, we went to the source: MAC Senior Makeup Artist, Fatima Thomas. She transforms catwalk-worthy looks into sidewalk-friendly ways you can wow every day. Check out the looks she created for our staffers using the MAC Studio Fix Foundation Franchise. Get your notepads and pens ready because you’re going to want to try these out for yourself!