Sunday, 30 September 2012

Colourful Makeup for a Crap-tastic Day

When the weather is as sluggish and grey as it is today, I tend towards bright, warm colours to take the edge off the gloom. And I'm a dork. Try something like this out sometime, and change it up any way you like. And I apoligize for poor photo quality, I'm working on it! Enjoy :)

Products Used:

-MAC mineralize blush in

-Urban Decay Primer Potion
-NYX Jumbo Pencil in Milk (blended all over eye lid)
-Sugarpill Buttercupcake (bright yellow in centre of lid)
-Sugarpill Flamepoint (bright orange blended around yellow)
-Sugarpill Love+ (bright red in the lower crease)
-Sugarpill Poison Plum (bright purple in the crease)
-Inglot eyeshadow #66 (lavender to blend Poison Plum)
-Sugarpill Tako (browbone)
-Inglot eyeshadow #30 (inner corners)
-Sugarpill Chromalust in Goldilux (crazy sparkly gold applied wet as liquid liner)
-Kiko Yellow eye pencil (waterline)
-Max Factor Mascara

-Bobbi Brown Lips Gloss in Almost Bare

Monday, 24 September 2012

Sugarpill Heartbreaker Palette HD Tutorial

Hellooo, there. If you are a rocket scientist, you may be able to figure out my favorite colours based on the super-subtle colour of my hair, and glasses (when I wear them; they are turquoise. When I don't wear them, they are still turquoise).

Anyway, I love the colours in the Heartbreaker palette by Sugarpill. Here is my Review on it, and at the end of this post is a video tutorial!

Products Used:

-Laura Mercier Cream Blush

-Urban Decay Primer Potion
-NYX Jumbo Pencil in Milk (blended all over eye lid)
-Sugarpill: Mochi (turquoise all over lid)
-Sugarpill: Afterparty (clear blue outer corner)
-Sugarpill: Velocity (deep blue in the crease)
-Sugarpill: Poison Plum (vivid deep purple above Velocity)
-Sugarpill: 2 am (magenta blended above Poison Plum)
-Sugarpill: Acidberry (lime grassy green lower lash line)
-Sugarpill: Midori (teal green outer lower lash line)
-Sugarpill: Tako (matte white, inner corners and brow bone)
-Annabelle black eyeliner pencil (waterline)
-MAC eyeshadow in Carbon (applied wet with an angled brush as liquid liner)
-L'Oreal Carbon Black Mascara

-Maybelline ColorSensation Lipstick in Coral Gleam


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Saturday, 15 September 2012

Navy Blue and Forest Green

Hello all! I just posted another video tutorial to my Youtube channel, which you will see at the end of this post. I wanted to a do a dark smoky eye without falling to my usual neutrals. Deep blues and greens, when blended well, are a great way to do that! I thought it would be especially nice for Fall, so try it out! :) Enjoy!

Products Used:

-MAC Face and Body C5
-Inglot AMC bronzer
-Nars blush in Orgasm
-Makeup Forever Loose Powder

-Urban Decay Primer Potion
-Random olive green eyeshadow pencil (all over the lid)
-Coastal Scents 88 ultra shimmer palette (forest green in the 3rd collumn, bottom colour, on top of the olive pencil)
-Random blue eye pencil (lower lash line)
-MAC eyeshadow in Contrast (Satin navy blue in the crease and lower lashline on top of blue pencil)
-Inglot eyeshadow #58 (dark grassy green on top of Coastal Scents forest green)
-Inglot eyeshadow # 351 (matte cream shade on the browbone)
-Inglot eyeshadow #387? (medium cool grey to blend)
-Anabelle black eyeliner pencil (waterline, upper lashline)
-Inglot eyeshadow #391 (matte black, outer corners and upper lashline)
-NYX Jumbo Pencil in Milk (inner corners)
-Lisa Watier pigment in Folie Blanche (sparkly white on top of NYX pencil)
-L'Oreal Carbon Black Mascara

-Nars lipstick in Dolce Vita (warn natural plummy colour)

Thanks so much for looking! xo

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Thursday, 13 September 2012

HD Video Tutorial + Apology

Apology first. I'm sorry it's been so long! No more excuses, here ya go :)

Products used:

-MAC Face and Body Foundation C5
-Inglot AMC Bronzer
-Bare Minerals blush in Rose Radiance

-MAC Tan pigment (lid)
-Sugarpill eyeshadow in Flamepoint (crease)
-MAC eyeshadow in Limit (blended in the crease)
-Inglot eyeshadow #30 (inner corners, browbone)
-Chanel Crayon Yeus in Teak (waterline)
- Inglot eyeshadow #54 (deep crease)
-Urban Decay eyeshadow in Twice Baked (outer corners)
-Bobbi Brown eyeshadow in Espresso (upper liner)

-Maybelline Superstay # 240