Monday, February 11, 2013

How to apply blue eyeshadow

This week I decided to do a blue eyeshadow challenge because I know most of you (us) do not wear our blue eyeshadows nearly enough. This video will teach you some cool tips and tricks on how to apply blues and to not be afraid of them. 
I hope you challenge yourself this week and wear blues for a change :) 

Makeup I used:
Primer: painterly
Brows: spiked
Skin: prerp n prime and studio fix fluid
highlighter: crystal
lid: winkle
outer corner: deep truth
crease: concrete
pencil: coffee
eyeliner: penultimate
blush: well dressed
Lips: blankety lipstick with ample pink

Saturday, February 2, 2013

Makeup look for darker skin tones

This is one of my favorite looks for women with dark skin. I love how golds and peachy tones look on them so I thought I would share my tips and tricks on accomplishing this look. 

products I used
Prep and prime skin (to smooth out pores)
studio fix fluid foundation in NC 35
Painterly eyeshadow primer
highlight: crystal
eyelid brown: woodwinked
eyelid orange: orange
crease brown: charcoal brown
blush: ambering rose 
lips: limited edition, brown with gold sparkles