Makeup | Aquatic LOTD #4



I have another Makeup Look for you guys today and we are going a little more in-depth than the standard #fotd looks. Today's look as the name would suggest is an aquatic look. Enjoy!

 BASE




EYES

  • To prime my eyes I used ELF Mineral Eye Primer, which is hands down the best drugstore primer on the market! *edit I can no longer find this on the website, they better not have discontinued it!!!
  • For the eyeshadow I used a palette I've not used in forever, Lancôme Hypnôse Doll Eyes Palette in Menthe a l'o Taking a Blank Canvas Cosmetics E24 Flat Shader Brush I mixed both the colours 1 & 2  together and applied it all over the lid
  • For the crease I used my  Zoeva Luxe Crease Brush and applied the colour 3 straight in to the crease and blended it up slightly
  • I used my Blank Canvas Cosmetics E10 Small Socket Brush and applied the colour 4 to deepen up the crease and outer V area.
  • I then applied a small amount of the colour 5 just into the outer V area to deepen the colour up slightly. I used the same brush as the last step.
  • I ALWAYS wear black liner but decided against it for this look BUT I needed some definition around the eye so pulled out a pencil I've not used in ages, Bourjois Waterproof liner in Blue Remix (the colour is far from blue) I applied this to my up and lower lash lines and also winged the liner out slightly to create a cat flick. 
  • I decided I needed to deepen the colour up a touch so went in with Blank Canvas Cosmetics E28 Fine Liner Brush and applied the colour 5 from the Lancôme palette over the pencil liner on both my upper and lower lash line.
  • To finish off the eyes I curled my lashes (can't remember what ones I grabbed, but they all work virtually the same way!) and then applied a few coats of L'Oreal Volume Million Lashes in Extra Black. As L'Oreal mascaras smudge like a mother ****** on me I applied a quick layer of Maybelline Big Eyes Mascara over the top, which prevents my lashes from smudging!
  • For my brows nothing fancy here. I just used my Sleek Eyebrow Stylist in Light  and then used  ELF Clear Mascara and Brow Gel to set them in place. 

LIPS



I actually wore this to work on Sunday. The sun was beaming. I didn't want to go to work because of that, so felt like I needed to brighten my look up as I have to wear all black and I think my eyes did a good job of brightening things up!!!

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