Friday, April 22, 2011

Liners| The mini guide to fun colours


Heyyyyyy

I hope everyone is having a good week? I'm back from my mini holiday ( I went home nothing fancy) and I am still very excited / relaxed so I decided to take advantage of my relaxed mood before it goes down hill.

Its amazing how a thin black line can transform/ brighten up your look.I personally love liners, It was the first makeup item I owned as a teenage ( according to my memory it was a maybelline pen liner). From the picture above, liners come in all sorts of shapes, sizes, textures, formulas and so on. If you love colour on your  eyes but cannot seem to figure out the whole full on eyeshadow business, liners are the way forward for you. Even though I have already done a tutorial just using liners, I was thinking of doing a more colourful/ playful summer look  (All in favour say "I" ).

Hopefully this mini guide is useful to you.



1✿ Retractable eyeliner                        2✿ Eyeliner pen                            3✿ Jumbo pencil eyeliners


 4✿ Kohl pencil liner                                    5✿ Glitter liner                                  6✿ Kohl kajal liner
                                                                                                                                (21st century version)


7✿ Gel liner                                   8✿ Eyeshadow                                       9✿ Liquid liner

Till my next post 

Stay pwetty
xxx
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Sunday, April 17, 2011

Mini break


Hey Ladies

Hope you are all doing great? I'm just passing by to say HELLO. I'm enjoying my mini easter break and

I should be back to full time blogging when all the school madness is over. 

I ordered my graduation gown and hat, I cannot believe I'm almost done with school (mixed feelings). 

I get so nervous everytime I think about going into the real world #yikes

Anywoo till my next proper beauty blog post 

Stay pwetty
XXX

Saturday, April 16, 2011

We miss you QUEENBMAKEUP-RIP



One of my favourite youtube gurus passed away last week and every time I remember Ali AKA QueenBmakeup I try not to cry. Ali was one of the first makeup gurus I watched when my MU craze started and its sad because I never got to meet her in person. I remember the first youtube message I sent her asking her about blush and when she replied I was super excited (lol). I learnt so much from just watching her tutorials and her death really made realise how short life is. I'm glad she got to share her talent with the world.

I just wanted to share with you ladies Ali's art and beauty.

RIP Ali


Ali's youtube-http://www.youtube.com/user/QUEENBMAKEUP

Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Makeup|VINTAGE


I totally forgot about this post in my draft +I'm not sure what exactly I used on my face because it looks 

mighty NOICE. All I remember doing is buffing the hell out of tinted moisturiser & mineralise skinfinish 

to give me that glowy finish. I miss my spotless clear skin, now the stress of school has ruined it. O well

I'm almost done and as soon as I'm done its back to rehab (Self detox).  Hope you are all doing great?


Face
Face to Face Anti shine-dark
Laura Mercier tinted moisturiser -Mocha
Mac mineralize skinfinish natural-Dark
Makeup forever full cover concealer- #14 #20
Nars blush-Taos
Mac brow pencil- Spiked 

Eyes
Mac fluidline- Rich ground (Deep bronze)  
Urban Decay Naked palette -Half Baked (Pure Gold)
Nars eyeshadow -Galapagos (deep brown with gold reflects glitter) 
Urban Decay Naked palette-Buck (medium brown)
urban decay 24/7 liner -zero 
Stila eyeshadow-maluka (Matte black)

Lips
Makeup forever labshine-S22

Stay Pwetty
XXX

Sunday, April 3, 2011

Swatch Sunday:Accessorize eyeshadow

L-R purple promise and Olive

I totally forgot about "swatch sunday" series #sowi. Just incase you did not know, accessorize launched

a makeup line recently. So I picked up two shadows just incase it turned out to be ^&(^$#@ but I was

very pleased with them . I cannot remember exactly how much the shadows were but it was under five

pounds . The swatches really say it all (No primer or colour base) Personally I cannot slam the shadows,

the colour payoff is what I call "what you see is what you get". I did not notice any fallout and the

creamy texture of the shadows makes it very easy to blend. Another bonus is the packaging "uber cute" I

love butterflies so even if the shadows disappointed me I will still be happy with the cute packaging  (I

know i'm silly). I'm very wary of jewellery / clothing  companies who venture into makeup because

99.9% of the time its a #FAIL. If you have been looking for cheaper alternatives in terms of eyeshadow,

this brand is worth it.



Question of the day: Do you prefer individual pictures of the product or the collage picture above?

Have a great week :)

Stay Pwetty
XXX

Saturday, April 2, 2011

I ♥ : Mac ruby woo (Matte lipstick)


I miss this blog so please scrap what ever I said about concentrating on UNI work and yada yada yada. Anywoo I'm going to start another series called "I ♥" which is basically going to be 

about stuff I'm dangerously in love with #teehee. I'm not sure how often I will be posting about things I 

♥ but at the moment there are a lot of things I love. O one more thing any thing I post about "I ♥" will 

have a mini review. 


First off is the lipstick I have made so much noise about in the last couple of days and I think my friends 

are ready to tape my lips if I mention the MAC RUBY WOO lipstick. Since I recently recovered from 

"do not give into the hype syndrome" I decided that I will not buy anything based on "hype" but this 

was hunting my soul I tell you #lol. 

Ruby woo is a matte creamy lipstick . Its definitely an all skin tone friendly colour because I have seen it 

on the palest (is this a word) to the darkest skin tone. I would advice using a lip balm & lipliner before 

applying the lipstick. The lipliner would prevent the lipstick from bleeding (moving). The lipstick applies 

really well and depending on how intense you want the colour to be I would also advice applying it with 

a light hand as the colour payoff in hella GOOD. I added MAC's reflect glitter in reflects RUST to the 

centre of my lip to give it that extra DRAMA #lol. One last good thing about the lipstick is that it last 

really long ( I had a 3 course meal plus topped up at burger king and MY o MY were my lips still

popping) #lol


So that is about all I have to say about what I ♥.


Stay pwetty
XXX

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