Occasionally I whip out my make up at 6 AM, right before I’m heading for work and I create a make up look I really really like. One such looks, is the one I am sharing with you today. I recreated it a few days later when I had more time and, not unimportantly, when there was enough daylight to take pictures. I ended up using only drugstore products to create this look too. So I hope you enjoy and have a great week!
This look combines a few techniques and products that I have really started to enjoy. First of all, I’ve become a huge fan of a light shade on the first half of my lid, with a darker shade on the outer half and in my crease. The petrol blue color I’ve used is becoming one of my faves. It helps of course that I have an eyeshadow, eye pencil and eyeliner pen all in that same color.
The second thing I’ve started to enjoy are rosy, flushed cheeks. I make that happen by applying a poppy red or bright red blush onto the apples of my cheeks mostly. It makes for a subtle yet pretty cheek color. I find it picks up my entire look. If applied subtly it can go with anything and everything and I find it goes nicely with my blonde hair.
Because I went with a darker eye look, I went with a neutral lip. This Rimmel Kate lipstick in 101 is one of my favorites. I love how long it lasts and I got it on sale, so it wasn’t too expensive. The eyeliner I used for this is a blue pen liquid liner that I bought in Prague last summer. I had yet to use it, and thought it would go nicely with this. I was surprised at how easy it was to use. I am dreadful at liquid liner, but this made for a nice and thing line that went on precise enough and I love the dark blue color.
Base: Catrice velvet finish foundation in 010 Light Velvet, Collection lasting perfection concealer in 02 cool medium, Catrice All Matt Plus shine Control Powder in 010 Transparent
Blush: Rival de Loop Young Mono Rouge in 03 Pink Grapefruit
Bronzer/ Contour: The Body Shop Honey bronzer in 02 fair matte
Highlight: Make Up Academy Undress Your Skin shimmer
Base: Too Faced Shadow Insurance
- Brow highlight: Catrice Velvet Matt eyeshadow 010 Vanillaty Fair
- All over lid: Catrice liquid metal eyeshadow in 040 Under Treasuree
- Crease: Catrice Velvet Matt eyeshadow 050 Welcome to Greysland!
- Outer V: Catrice Liquid metal eyeshadow in 100 What do you sea?
- Waterline: Catrice kohl kajal eye pencil in 090 cleopetrol
- Lower lash line: Catrice Liquid metal eyeshadow in 100 What do you sea?
- Eyeliner: She quick eye liner in 002 blue
Mascara: L’Oreal Butterfly effect false lash wings in midnight black
Brows: Catrice longlasting brow definer in 020 flashy brows, Catrice eyebrow filler perfecting & shaping gel in 020
Lips: Rimmel Kate lipstick in 101
What make up are you enjoying currently?