Hey guys! It's that wonderful time of year again...my FAVORITE time of year....FALL!!! (If you want to get technical it's actually in 5 days, but close enough!!!) This time of year the weather is perfect, the attire is perfect, and makeup trends tend to go deep and dark and sexy. (Who couldn't love that?) One of my favorite makeup looks to rock is a super smoky purple and gold, always with a little sparkle. Scroll on down to see what products I used on this particular day, and also click on the video right below for a quick overview!
I go for looks that are super wearable and daytime appropriate, but still sexy. I like for my colors to pop a little, but I don't want my makeup look to be something you'd expect to see with a Halloween costume. It's a fine line, lol.
My makeup looks are all basically the same in terms of what types of shadows I use where. I always use a satin or shimmery shade on my lid, a matte mid tone crease shade, matte dark shades in the outer corner to smoke it out, a matte or satin brow bone highlight, and a shimmery or glittery inner corner. So all of my looks are basically just choosing which shadows to use. As of late I have REALLY been loving a super shimmery/glittery inner corner, like VERY glittery, lol.
Gray fitted v-neck tee from Target
Y chain necklace from Baublebar
For the look:
Benefit The Porefessional primer
Clinique BB Cream
MAC Prep+Prime in Radiant Rose
MAC Emphasize Pro Powder
Nars Laguna Bronzer
Covergirl blush in True Plum
Hourglass Ambient Lighting Powder in Luminous Light
Anastasia Brow Wiz, Dip Brow Pomade, and Clear Brow Gel
Make Up For Ever Mist & Fix setting spray
Laura Mercier lipstick in Royal Orchid
Milani Fierce Foil Lipgloss in Venice
On the eyes:
MAC Pro Longwear concealer
MUG Peach Smoothie (crease)
Marc Jacobs Lolita Palette (lightest shade used for brow bone highlight)
L'Oreal Infallible shadow in Burst Into Bloom (purple shade on lid)
Urban Decay Half Baked (lid)
Stila Kitten (inner corner)
Urban Decay Midnight Cowboy eyeliner (tear duct/inner most corner)
WNW Lust Palette (purple shade to smoke it out)
MUG Bitten (to deepen crease)
Maybelline EyeStudio eyeliner
MUG Cocoa Bear (lower lash line)
Guerlain Maxi So Lash mascara
(longer necklace from Anthropologie)
Thanks for stopping by today and let me know what looks you are rocking this fall!