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Holiday Looks and Inspirations

23 Dec

Smokey browns and golds w/ coral, nude lips

Add a pop of color w/ bold red lips!

Warm copper and bronze lids, nude lids, and bronzed cheeks

You can see this same sort of color scheme works beautifully on any skin complexion

 

Lips are outlined w/ a chocalate brown lip pencil for more definition.

Different shades of nude lips is a great way to try the same basic look on different people.

Bold lids and BOLD LIPS!!! Oh and that’s MakeUp by Sparkle’s “Twilight” glossware over a red lipshade.

Great N.Y.E. look! Black Glitter lids, fab!

Shimmering Gold

19 Oct

Shimmering Gold Look

I recently did a beautiful Shimmering Gold on a lovely young lady, Monet. She and her husband were taking professional photos for their Anniversary I believe (forgive me Monet if I’m dead wrong. LOL!). I’m usually not one to do “Matchy Matchy” with someone’s outfit and makeup, rather I try to do looks that compliment or accentuate the overall look, it’s something about her fit that had me saying “I HAVE to do pure gold and bright turquoise” I just have to! Mama was rocking this beautiful cream, lightweight blouse that had these beautiful beadings and embellishments of gold accents and teal stones. She had on simple, lightwashed slim-fit jeans and THESE BAD ASS gold-glitter, peep-toe, 5 inch heels. I mean, they were BAD! It was like Dorothy from the WIZ and RuPaul got together and made the perfect, sparkling heel! LOL! Continue reading