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Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Dramatic Blue and Black Makeup look with 88 Cool Shimmer Palette

This was a requested look. I hope I captured the look! Anybody else have a request for me? Lemme know!


Chart I made for the Cool Shimmer palette

Chafing Relief Powder-Gel (applied to upper lid, blending in gently with ring finger) 
AL - snow (applied under brow with MAC 217 by patting, sweeping and blending downward) 
Cool Palette - 8 (applied to inner corner/V with MAC 228 by patting/sweeping)
Cool Palette - 86 (applied to upper lid with MAC 239 by patting, then applied to lower lash line with MAC 228))
Cool Palette - 88 (applied to outer V and crease with MAC 239 by patting/sweeping) 
Kryolan Aqua Color liner - black (applied wet with water, using MAC 210 on upper lash line winging outward)
Ardell lashes #113
Cover Girl Volume exact mascara in Very Black (lower lashes)

Eyebrows: Ardell eyebrow powder in soft black (applied with MAC 266)

Lips: Avon BEYOND COLOR Plumping Lip Color SPF 15 with Double the Retinol - Beige Shimmer

Face: Skin MD Shielding lotion 
Physicians Formula Healthy Wear SPF 50 Powder - Translucent Light (applied with a flocked sponge by patting, then blending in) 
Sobe Duochrome Blush - Metamorphosis (applied to apples of cheeks with an angled blush brush and blended back to the hair line) 


  1. Everything looks great. I love that you chose to keep the lid blue and do a soft cut crease for the black.

  2. The lip colour is beautiful! I really need to try my crease like that!

  3. Lovely! Love the lipstick too! :X


  4. WOW, girl you are stunning! And crazy talented with makeup, definitely following your blog :)

  5. like your eyebrows and the lipstic color is really stunning. ( can u make a step for stip
    how to shape ur eyebrows

  6. I ADORE the color placement!

  7. This is beautiful! As always :) I would to see you do a look using hot pink, orange, and yellow. The brighter and glittery (is glittery a word? lol)the better! :)

  8. I really like that blue, and your earrings are boss!

  9. LOVE the eyes and lips....the double retinol scares me as any retinol stings my skin LOL....but it looks good on you!

  10. This look is as gorgeous as you are.

  11. Love the look!! That blue is beautiful :D