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Enchanted Forest

I wanted to wear green today, in honor of Ana of Lipsticks & Lightsabers. So I had fun putting together this bright look. First I put down Too Faced Shadow Insurance. Then I used Fairylite (an opalescent ivory shade, Fyrinnae Nijiro would work too) from my eyebrows to my crease. Next I used MAC Sweet & Punchy (a bright yellow green, Fyrinnae OMGWTF is a similar shade) on my lid and crease, blending it up onto my browbone (since I have hooded eyes) so that the color is visible when my eye is open. Then I used Sugarpill Afterparty (semi-pearly bright turquoise) on the outer lid and crease to create a teal shade. I used a Vincent Longo Green (deep forest green)  from the Paradise Love to deepen this shade. Finally I finished up the crease by using MAC Prussian (a creamy matte deep sea blue). I used a bit of MAC Crystal Avalanche to highlight under the brow. […]

February 13th, 2011|Categories: Beauty, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |28 Comments
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Back To MAC


February 13th, 2011|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |22 Comments
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Some things I’ve learned…

I’ve recently read several beauty books. By far, my favorite is Jemma Kidd Make-up Masterclass: Beauty Bible of Professional Techniques and Wearable Looks. I’ve also read and loved Making Faces by Kevyn Aucion, Bobbi Brown Makeup Manual, Face Forward by Kevyn Aucion, Don’t Go to the Cosmetics Counter Without Me by Paula Begoun and Eco-Beautiful by Lina Hanson. […]

February 13th, 2011|Categories: Uncategorized|57 Comments