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So Much Love for Roses

So Much Love for Roses

 Eyes:  Colourpop Lo Key Palette and Cloud Nine eyeshadow Mac Cosmetics Carbon eyeshadow Urban Decay All Nighter Eyeliner  Buxom mascara topped with Too Faced Better Than Sex Waterproof Brows: Anastasia Beverly Hills Dipbrow Pomade and Clear Brow Gel, Pixi Contour Powder  Face:  MAC Studio […]

Warm & Smokey 

Warm & Smokey 

A summery makeup look with products from MAC, Colourpop, Dior, and more

Almost Summer 

Almost Summer 

I’ve been super busy this month, so I haven’t posted in a while. But here’s a summery going-out look I did a few weeks ago. I can’t remember everything I used, but I know the lips were a sample of MAC’s Creme de Nude (which I loved!) 

(Almost) Summer 

(Almost) Summer 

Face:  MAC Fix + LA Girl Pro Coverage Foundation  NARS All Day Luminous Foundation  NYX blush in Taupe and Away We Glow highlight in Moon Glow  Sephora Collection bronzer  Milani blush in Luminoso  Wet n Wild Precious Petals and I’ll Have a Cosmo highlights  Anastasia […]

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!

Modern Milkmaid

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 […]