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Makeup Looks

Silver Lining 

Silver Lining 

For this smokey eye, I used black and brown shadows including the Naked Basics Palette from Urban Decay. I also used the black shade from the Melt Cosmetics Dark Matter Stack and Colourpop’s Tink eyeshadow. But any black and brown shades will do! The most […]

Modern Renaissance 

Modern Renaissance 

As you probably guessed, I used the Modern Renaissance Palette (which is just as great as everybody says it is!)  

Modern Milkmaid

Modern Milkmaid

I forgot what colors I used on this look exactly, but I suspect it was some of my favorite mauve-toned eyeshadows from Makeup Geek, Unexpected and Vintage. I did my hair by braiding two low pigtails then pinning them up. I loved it!

My Go-To Smokey Eye

My Go-To Smokey Eye

Of all the eyeshadow looks I do, this one is one I know will never fail me!  I used Colourpop Tink (which is a matte gray eyeshadow) and topped it with Maybelline Color Tattoo cream eyeshadow in Dramatic Black. You can use your fingers or […]

Space Cadet 

Space Cadet 

This look was inspired by the NYX Cosmetics Duochromatic highlighter in “Twilight Tint” and Away We Glow highlighter in Moon Glow. I also used the Becca Cosmetics highlight in Pressed Pearl and MAC lipstick in Cyber. My eyeshadow is Morphe 35K and the powder highlights […]

Slightly Holographic 

Slightly Holographic 

I created this look using Makeup Geek Eyeshadows and the NYX Liquid Suede lipstick in “Sway.” The duochromatic eyeshadow is Makeup Geek “Backlight” and it is featured on my eyes and lips (over the NYX lipstick). My highlighter was Wet ‘n’ Wild “I’ll have a […]

English Major Barbie

English Major Barbie

Face: Maybelline Baby Skin Primer, Fit Me Concealer, Age Rewind Concealer Neutrogena Healthy Skin Foundation NYX Cosmetics Cream Contour Kit bareMinerals Mineral Veil Physicians Formula Color Corrector Makeup Forever Pro Light Fusion Urban Decay Naked Flushed Palette Tarte Blushing Bride blush Brows: Colourpop Brow Pot in Dope […]

Goodnight Moon 

Goodnight Moon 

Makeup Geek eyeshadows Unexpected , Motown, Whimsical, Backlight  Makeup Geek Highlighter  in Glitz  Colourpop x Kathleen Lights Lumière lip pencil and Lumière 2 liquid matte lipstick Sephora Bronzer (limited edition)  Neutrogena Healthy Skin foundation  Urban Decay Naked Flushed Palette “Native”  Maybelline Gel Eyeliner  Kiko Cosmetics […]