Thursday, October 20, 2011

FOTD: Neutrals Overload

I love having as much time as I want to apply my makeup.  It makes makeup seem more fun than functional.  I wanted to throw on some bright colors today but I always seem to have some excuse not to do so.  Yesterday's excuse (as this was yesterday's look) was that I had thrown on a shirt that was meant to be for my dad but he didn't fit.  In other words, my outfit was very casual, so I didn't want to over do it on the makeup.  Still, I didn't want something boring so I threw this together:









I actually took about 50 pictures, and narrowed it down to these few.  I'm really mad that the pictures don't show the look in more detail.  I used about 4 neutral-y colors around the eye, and made it somewhat of a more dramatic day time look.  I used some gold on the bottom lashline to contrast the midnight blue eyeliner on the top and bottom lashline.  To keep up with the casual theme, I just slapped on some lipgloss.

Face:
-Aveeno tinted moisturizer in medium
-Laura Mercier setting powder
-NYC Matte Bronzer in Sunny
-NARS blush in Deep Throat

Eyes:
-UDPP
-MAC Painterly Paintpot
-Naked Palette: Virgin, Smog, Half-baked, Buck, Dark Horse
-Too Faced e/s in Heavenly
-L'oreal HIP gel eyeliner in Midnight Blue
-Milani Liquifeye eyeliner in Black
-L'oreal Extra Collagen Mascara

Lips:
-Buxom lipgloss (shade unknown)

Whee!  I'm getting back into the swing of things.  I loooovee makeup =D!!!

6 comments:

  1. I love the touch of blue liner on your eye.

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  2. I adore blue liner and it looks fab on you! Gorgeous! x

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  3. Great look, I love that it is neutral but has such depth! The blue eyeliner is a nice touch.

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  4. I love this look. I don't really want to go crazy with my makeup on casual days but a colored eyeliner always does the trick without being over the top

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  5. loved the way of you using blue liner to this brown look! one sees it so seldom! joy over this!

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