Tag Archive | Urban Decay

Series: Bright Idea

I haven’t done a makeup look in so long, feel like years! So scrolling through my Facebook pictures, I came up with an idea to do a series.. recreate my old makeup looks, I have done on myself to see if I have grown in my artistry.

I decided to start with my picture in 2011 of the look, I done using the very popular Wet n Wild trios, that had all makeup lovers trolling stores!

Products used:

Brows: The Crayon Case “iBrow” pomade in medium brown and the “Conceal Me” palette in #2

Eyes:

Too Faced Shadow Insurance

The Crayon Case “Conceal Me” palette ( the lightest color)

set with Elf Cosmetics translucent powder

Wet n Wild trio ( limited edition circa 2010) “Bright Ideas”

Disclaimer: I take VERY good care of all my makeup

NYC liquid eyeliner (discontinued)

La Colors single shadow “Foxy” as a transition color

Salon Perfect lashes in #615 my favs!!!

I repeated the colors on my lower lash line and used an OCC lip liner/eyeliner in “Tarred”

L’Oréal “Paradise” mascara (my favorite mascara)

Face:

Elf primer list

Strivectin pore filler

Lancôme Teint Idole foundation ( review coming soon)

Elf foundation palette (lightest color as a highlight) set with lightest color in Elf Cosmetics contour palette

I color corrected with La Colors Peach corrector

Cream contour La Girls Cosmetics concealer in ” Expresso” set with the medium color in the Elf contour palette

I also bronzed with the medium color as well

Press powder used was Fashion Cosmetics press powder “Fawn” Covergirl Cosmetics

Highlight:

Cream highlight

Makeup Revolution Cosmetics “Golden Lights” and Mac Cosmetics ” Soft n Gentle”

Lips:

Purple color ordered offline

NYX liquid suede lipstick put in the middle

Everything was set with icing Dusk to Dawn setting spray (dupe for Urban Decay all nighter setting spray)

That’s it so excited for the next look

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Smokey Eye with a Hint of Orange 

Hi beauties I haven’t posted in a few weeks, but as I said before follow me on my social media pages to keep up with me .

Tonight my model,my youngest daughter let me create this look inspired by prom season. I decided to add a pop of color to the traditional smokey eye. Here’s a list of product breakdowns:

I prepped her skin with my witch hazel and thyme leaves mixture, then primed the skin with Mary Kay skin primer

Brows: Ruby Kisses Cosmetics brow pencil (dark brown) and then to clean them up I also used the Ruby Kisses highlight and contour kit for medium to deep skin skin. I set them with the Ulta brow kit

Eyes: I primed with the Too Faced Shadow Insurance and I used a medium brown shadow from the Ruby Kisses Cosmetics Contour kit and the oranges came from the Urban Decay Electric palette and from my eBay neon shadows palette and my Mayo Cosmetics neon pigment. The black came from an eBay neutral palette. I used NYX Cosmetics Black Bean as a base

Contour: Ruby Kisses Cosmetics cream contour kit and was set the Ruby Kisses powder contour kit

Foundation: Maybelline Fit me foundation in “Coconut” I used a brown from the ruby kisses palette to set the foundation

Highlight: the gold cream from the ruby kisses palette and Mac Cosmetics “Soft and Gentle”

Lashes: La colors lashes in the style “Danity”

Mascara: Wet n Wild mascara 

Blush: Black Radiance Cosmetics “Raspberry ”

Lips: Wet n Wild brown liner and an La Color lipgloss 

I set with the Elf Cosmetics setting spray 

Affordable Palettes

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These are EBay palettes I have ordered for my personal use and kit. These are great starters or alternatives to the Mac Cosmetics warm palette and the Urban Decay Electric palette. These palettes are very pigmented and is slightly larger than a Mac eye-shadow. The shipping was either free or next to nothing. So if you are looking to start your kit or add to your personal kit, head over to Ebay . disclaimer: this is my own personal thoughts, I am NOT paid nor endorsed by EBay. Thanks

TheBlushingBeauty