Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Holiday Neutral Eyes ft. Naked 3 Palette

Hello lovely readers! I hope you're all doing well and had a great weekend. I've put up my review and swatches of the highly anticipated and coveted Urban Decay Naked 3 Palette on Sunday and since then, I've been getting a lot of requests on a makeup look using the palette. I'm very happy to oblige and here's a makeup look that is very holiday appropriate. This is a very easy makeup look and is also very wearable as an everyday makeup look since it's neutral and looks pulled together. 



Face/Cheeks:
Benefit Porefessional Primer - It's the holidays and whether it's just a family gathering or a Christmas party, we want to look flawless and pretty so it's a must to cover up those nasty pores. :)
Maybelline Dream Liquid Mousse Foundation in Natural Beige - Use a lightweight foundation that gives you medium to full coverage. I went ahead with this foundation because this is my favorite and it hasn't failed me. 
Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Eraser Dark Circles Concealer in Medium - Cover up those dark circles. Have a concealer that doubles up as a under eye highlighter too. 
NYC Sunny Bronzer - Contour the cheeks, the temples, and jaw area. We want a nice, natural contour going on here.
MAC MSF in Blonde - Using the darker pink shades, apply it on the cheek area. I love how this just makes the face glow. With the lighter peach/champagne shade, highlight the bridge of the nose, Cupid's bow, forehead and chin. When applying highlight, remember, less is more. 





Brows: 
Lioele Auto Eyebrow in Natural Brown - Fill in those eyebrows!


Eyes:
Urban Decay Primer Potion in Sin - Keep your eye makeup in place with a primer. I'm using this sample primer pod included in the Naked 3 Palette. Sin is actually a great base for these colors I'm using since it's a champagne shimmer. 
UD N3 Limit - With a blending brush, apply limit on the crease as a transition shade
UD N3 Nooner -  Apply it right on the outer V of the eyelid and on the crease 
UD N3 Factory - To have a slightly smokey eye look, Apply right on top of Nooner; the outer V and the crease area. Make sure you blend out the shadows together to create a nice blended out eye look.
UD N3 Trick - With a flat shadow brush, pack the color in the inner part of the eyelids
UD N3 Darkside - With a smudge brush or the tip of a flat shadow brush, apply to the outer corner of the lower lash line
UD N3 Strange - Apply under the brows as a brow bone highlight
UD N3 Dust - With a pencil brush, apply on the inner corner of the eyes and the inner portion of the lower lash line
Tony Moly Backstage Gel Liner in Pearl Brown - Line the upper lash line
NYX Slide On Eyeliner in Brown Perfection - Tight line the eyes
Maybelline Colossal Cat Eyes Volum' Express MascaraWaterproof - Curl lashes and apply mascara 
Andrea Strip Lashes #21 - This is optional but since it's a holiday it's just nice to bust out those falsies. I'm using a natural looking false lashes for this look.






Lips:
Revlon Colorburst Lip Butter in Brown Sugar - Keeping it simple, neutral and nicely moisturized!



That's it ladies! I hope you enjoyed this look as much as I did. :) 'Til next time! Always stay pretty! ^^












18 comments:

  1. Gorgeous eye look! I love the naked 3 all the colors are so pretty!

    http://ashleysuemakeup.blogspot.com

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  2. You look so pretty!!! I love the look you put together.

    Btw, this is completely random... but I think we're neighbors. I live in JC too! And work in the same field. Crazzzy. XD

    Lynn from Makeup With Tea

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    1. I'm excited! Where in JC do you live at?

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    2. I'll send you an email! :D But yes, this is definitely exciting!!!

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  3. What a beautiful look! This would be such a fun look for holiday parties! :]

    xo Deborah
    Coffee, Prose, and Pretty Clothes

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  4. Gorgeous look! I love Sin too ^^ my forever makeup base <3 UD3 palette has such pretty colors *_*

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    1. I actually don't have the full size of Sin but I might just get it. I have Eden but I don't really like it.

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  5. wow those neutral tones look amazing on you!! :)
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    Ester @ Drawing Dreaming

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  6. Those colors look beautiful on you! Do you know if this palette is back in stock? Last time I checked, it was completely sold out. Thanks for the review :)

    Just found your blog and I'm glad I did. I really like it! I'm now following you on GFC, Bloglovin, and Facebook.

    xo Azu

    www.raven-locks.blogspot.com

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  7. Ah nice make up! You look really cute with this eyelook! x

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  8. Wow! so jealous that you already have the naked 3!! great look btw. ;)

    xx,
    littledreamersavenue.blogspot.com

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    1. I ordered it right when it came out. so worth it. :)

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  9. I love the Naked Palette ahhh! QAQ
    I've been wishing for one so bad, but they're just so expensive and I don't want to use too much on eyeshadow I probably won't even use. OTL
    Thank you so much for sharing this look though! It looks super pretty and simple on you. <3

    http://pandagin.blogspot.com/

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    1. I think the Naked Palettes are a good investment though. :)

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