Monday, 15 September 2014

Fiesta FOTD

Hi all,

A lovely friend sent me this lipstick and I just couldn't resist trying it. It's only $1.99! Look at the duochrome! Great texture and lasting power, too. I'm shocked at the quality and want to try more of their stuff.






Products used:
Face:
-Usual primer, foundation, concealers, powders and contour product
-StarGazer blush in Purple and
-Purple shade from the ELF Studio Eye Transformer.
Eyes:
-UDPP
-Milani ShadowEyez in Almond Cream
-Revlon Matte eyeshadow in Pink Innocence
-L'Oreal Burning Black Infallible e/s
-Stila Viola e/s
-MUG Unexpected e/s
-MUG Ice Queen e/s
-Purple shade from ELF Studio Eye Transformer
-Rimmel ScandalEyes waterproof eyeliner
-Essence waterproof eyeliner pen
-NYX Doll Eyes Volume mascara and
-Boots Natural Collection Water Guard mascara.
Lips:
-Maybelline clear lipliner and
-Kleancolor Everlasting lipstick in Fiesta.

Lou x

Friday, 12 September 2014

Love Lace FOTD

Hi all,

Fancied something blue and smoky today and this is what I came up with. I went for a sheer pink lip this time instead of a light pink or a nude. I'm in love with Chanel Rouge Coco Shines. Though I only have Antigone and some samples. The texture, lasting power and smell are to die for. Need more!






Products used:
Face:
-Usual primer, foundation, concealers, powders and contour product
-MAC Uncommon blushcreme and
-Etude Nymph Aura Volumer in 1.
Eyes:
-UDPP
-Kiko eyeshadow stick in 17
-MAC Love Lace (lid)
-Deep blue from Sleek Ultra Mattes V2 palette (crease and lower lashline)
-Ochre shade from Sleek Ultra Mattes V2 palette (to blend)
-Black shade from Sleek Ultra Mattes V2 palette (outer corner)
-White shade from Sleek Ultra Mattes V2 palette (brow bone)
-The Body Shop Eye Shimmer in Silver (inner corner)
-MAC Smolder eye kohl
-Essence waterproof eyeliner pen
-BE Flawless Definition mascara and
-Boots Natural Collection Water Guard mascara.
Lips:
-Maybelline clear lipliner and
-Chanel Rouge Coco Shine in Antigone.

Lou x

Wednesday, 10 September 2014

More vampy lips FOTD

Hi all,

I went for vampy lips again today but instead of a very soft eye, I went for something smokier inspired by Marlena's (Makeup Geek) latest video. I love the result so much that I'll definitely be doing it again.






Products used:
Face:
-Usual primer, foundation, concealers, powders and contour product
-Illamasqua Promise cream blush and
-Becca Rose Quartz SSP.
Eyes:
-UDPP
-Milani ShadowEyez in Almond Cream set with
-Revlon Matte eyeshadow in Vintage Lace
-UD Gunmetal (to smudge out liner)
-Various Stila taupes (crease)
-UD Virgin (brow bone and inner corner)
-MAC Carbon (to darken a little)
-UD Perversion eyeliner
-Essence waterproof pen eyeliner
-Guerlain Maxi Lash mascara and
-Boots Natural Collection Water Guard mascara.
Lips:
-Maybelline clear lipliner
-NYX Deep Purple lipliner and
-Lancome Fashion Forward lipstick.

Lou x

Monday, 8 September 2014

Taupe eye/wine lip FOTD

Hi all,

Went for something quick and easy today and also trying to give my DS brand items some love.

A little health update: I still have a headache though not as bad as it was but it flares up when I'm tired. This is week 4. I'll be booking an appointment to see a neurologist after my doc referred me.






Products used:
Face:
-Usual primer, foundation, concealers, powders and contour product
-Jordana Rose Silk blush and
-Missha Sweet Line blush in Shimmering Snow.
Eyes:
-UDPP
-Sue Devitt Eye Intensifier in Surat
-Various shades from the Sephora Primal palette
-Catrice Starlight Espresso
-Catrice Made to Last inner eye highlighter
-Maybelline Full and Soft mascara and
-Boots Natural Collection Water Guard mascara.
Lips:
-Maybelline clear lipliner 
-Jordana Plush Plum lipliner (to line and fill in) and
-Collection Gothic Glam lipstick in Revenge.

Lou x


Friday, 5 September 2014

Lancome Heavy FOTD

Hi all,

I thought it'd be fun to do a Lancome heavy FOTD today and here are the results.






Products used:
Face:
-Usual primer, foundation, concealers, powders and contour product and
-Lancome Miel Glace blush (I want to marry this! I completely understand the hype).
Eyes:
-UDPP
-Maybelline Deep Forest CT
-GWP Lancome quad with matte off white, olive green, chocolate brown and deep plummy brown.
-Light brown from MUA Matte Ever After palette (to blend)
-MUG gel liner in Mobster
-Catrice Made to Last highlighter pencil
-Mally Have The Last Lash mascara and
-Boots Natural Collection Water Guard mascara.
Lips:
-Maybelline clear lipliner
-Jordana Sedona Red lipliner (to line and fill in) and
-Lancome L'Absolu Rouge in 132.

Lou x


Wednesday, 3 September 2014

Arabian Nights FOTD

Hi all,

I was very naughty and couldn't resist treating myself to the Sleek Arabian Nights palette and I'm glad I bought it as it's gorgeous! I didn't really know where my look was going today so I totally winged it and I love the results. Though next time, I'll use Pixie Epoxy under the lid colour.






Products used:
Face:
-Usual primer, foundation, concealers, powders and contour product
-GA Sheer cream blush in 2 and
-Benefit High Beam.
Eyes:
-UDPP
-Barry M eyeshadow pencil in Purple
-From Sleek Arabian Nights palette: Valley of Diamonds (lid), Sorcerer (crease), Sinbad's Sea (just above crease and lower lashline), 1001 Nights (outer corner) and Scherazade's Tale (inner corner).
-Revlon Matte in Vintage Lace (brow bone)
-Essence waterproof eyeliner pen
-Rimmel ScandalEyes waterproof eyeliner in Black
-Guerlain Maxi Lash and
-Boots Natural Collection Water Guard mascara.
Lips:
-Revlon Matte Balm Stain in Sultry.

Lou x

Monday, 1 September 2014

Dark Night Waterl-oops FOTD

Hi all,

I was persuaded not to stop posting my FOTDs so here is another. Sadly, I'm still very ill but I'm trying to cheer myself up with make-up.






Products used:
Face:
-Usual primer, foundation, concealers, powders and contour product
-MAC Brit Wit Blushcreme and
-Becca Pearl SSP.
Eyes:
-UDPP
-Maybelline Vintage Plum CT
-Chanel Misty/Soft duo
-MAC Quarry (I'm in love! Need all the MAC mattes!)
-Boots No 7 Stay Perfect eyeshadow in Innocence
-Essence waterproof eyeliner pen
-BE Flawless Definition mascara and
-Boots Natural Collection Water Guard mascara.
Lips:
-Maybelline clear lipliner
-Jordana Cabernet lipliner and
-Rimmel Dark Night Waterl-oops lipstick.

Lou x