Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Simple Autumn Wearable Makeup Look

I'm currently playing around with the Urban Decay Vice 2 Palette and the shadows included are awesome. I always go for the neutrals so I was really happy that the palette has a row with neutral shades in it including two mattes and the other three with a satin finish.

I also wanted to do a look that is easy and quick but still looks nice and polished, perfect for the office or for a coffee date.

Face/Cheeks:
  1. Mixing Graymelin CC Base Cream with my favorite Maybelline Dream Liquid Mousse Foundation in Medium Beige I applied it with a foundation brush all over my face and applying a second layer concentrating under the eyes to cover up those dark circles.
  2. Contour the cheeks with Estee Lauder Bronze Goddess Soft Matte Bronzer included in the Estee Lauder Deluxe All-Over Face Compact.
  3. Apply blush on the apples of the cheeks with #23 Fresh Plum Blush from the same Estee Lauder Compact.


 Brows:
As usual, I'm using the Wet n Wild Brow Kit to fill in my poor sparse brows.

Eyes:
  1.  Apply an eyeshadow primer all over the lid, I'm Using the Urban Decay Primer Potion.
  2. With a clean finger, I'm using this gorgeous rose gold shadow in Toxic, apply it all over the lid and slightly blend it out.
  3. Using the fluffy shadow brush that comes with the Vice 2 palette, I take a little bit of Ambush, and apply it on the outer part of my lid, blending it out and also bring it down to the outer half of my lower lash line.
  4. Highlight the inner corner of the eyes using the shadow in Dope which is a nice champagne color with a satin finish. 
  5. With another clean finger, sweep Habit underneath the brows for a matte brow bone highlight.
  6. Tightline the eyes, I'm using Sumita Beauty Suman Contrast Eye Pencil in Black. Line the upper lash line with this as well and softly smooth it out with an angled brush, winging it out a little bit and dragging it down to the outer part of the lower lash line.
  7. Curl the lashes and apply mascara (Maybelline Volum' Express Colossal Mascara Waterproof) to finish the look!  





Lips:
I used a bright pink lippie which is Milani Color Statement Lipstick in Hot Pink Rage. Well, you can use any shade of lipstick for this look since it's pretty neutral.

And that's it!  I hope you ladies like this look and I'm definitely coming up with more looks with the Vice 2 palette along with a review in the coming weeks. :)

Always stay pretty!


21 comments:

  1. love the natural look and the pink lips look gorgeous!
    xx,
    www.TheAblazed.com

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  2. Very pretty! I especially love what you're wearing on your lips.

    xo, alison*elle

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    1. The pink adds a great pop of color. :)

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  4. beautiful :)
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  5. lovely makeup, thank you for visiting me I follow you back :)
    xo

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  6. ooh a very wearable look indeed! I think I'll be trying this out for work this week :]

    xo Deborah
    Coffee, Prose, and Pretty Clothes

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  7. You look so pretty and I love how wearable this look is for school.
    The lip color you have on suits your skin very nicely!

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  8. Looks great!!


    xx


    http://www.madridforniagirl.com/

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  9. beautiful makeup dear !
    followed you back !
    keep in touch !
    xoxo

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    you're flawless :) now following you with GFC.

    keep in touch,
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    xoxoxo

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  11. so pretty. love the makeup dear <3

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  12. Hello!
    very fresh and colorful make up!!
    I cant read well in english but a like a lot your pictures and the style of your blog
    Would be great to follow each other :)
    Just let me know and I follow back!!!
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  13. Hi dear, you have such a lovely blog! Maybe we can follow each other on GFC and on the other social networks?! Let me know, i’ll following u back with pleasure :) ♥

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  14. Such a fashionable make-up!
    Would you like to follow each other via Bloglovin and gfc?

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  15. Love your make up!

    It will mean a lot if you have time to check my blog and maybe follow us if you like it ?

    Hope to see you soon on our blog!

    Have a lovely day ,

    Emily from Pretty Tiny Things

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Love lots, Joanne