Like the last look i talked about, this look almost didn't make it to the blog. Why? Well, 'cos i wasn't feeling it at all! I did this look on sunday, but i've been stalling.
The look was inspired by a plum look i saw on a facebook page called 'Makeup lessons'......actually, it came out well, but i just.............
The lips was supposed to be created using a deep plum lipstick around the lips and then a lighter purple for the inner-part, but i didn't have a deep plum lipstick, so i had to improvise. So here's what i did....
I lined my lips with my Zaron lip pencil in 'Stallion', then i went over it with a black pencil to darken it. After that, i went in with my 'Purple haze' lipstick by My makeup cosmetics. I blended out the point where the two shades met to create that perfect 'ombre' effect you see. Finally, i cleaned out the edges of my lips with foundation.
I'm so loving my H&E brow gel, see review here. I'm totally getting the 'Ebony' shade too!
I'm still not feeling the look sha, but i'll go ahead and share the products i used. And if you ladies want, i'll share a pictorial on how i achieved the eyes...just holla.
Hegai & Esther brow gel in 'Nubia'
L.A Girl PROconceal in 'Toffee' and 'Beautiful bronze'
Marykay foundations in 507 & 607
Office powder in 'BC347'
L.A Girl PROconceal in 'Toffee' for highlighting underneath my eyes
Sleek contour kit in 'Dark'
Sleek blush-by-3 palette in 'Pink sprint'
NYX eyeshadow base in skintone.
Plum and black eyeshadows from the 'Tunisian nights' eyeshadow palette by Sam Fine.
'Shimmering copper' eyeshadow shade from Elizabeth Arden eyeshadow palette.
Zaron gel eyeliner in 'Jazz' to line my upper lash line and waterlines.
Bee lashes in 347L
Zaron lip liner pencil in 'Stallion'
Zaron eyeliner pencil in 'Black velvet'
My makeup Cosmetics lipstick in 'Purple haze'
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