Simple Makeup For An Evening Out

I have been out several times this week with my friends and, although I wanted to look nice, I did not want to spend hours and tones of products on my look.

So here are the items I relied on:

Face

Since it’s winter, my face definitely could get some help in the “glow department”.  Hourglass Illusion Tinted Mositurizer  was the perfect choice for that. It does add some radiance to the face which looks nice in the evening.

Although I love cool toned face products in winter, I’ve decided to add some warmth this time with  Illamasqua’s Allure Powder Blusher and Sienna X’s  Cream To Powder Bronzer & Illuminator.

Eyes

My newest favourite toy for the eyes is Burberry’s Complete Eye Palette in Pink Taupe. I have tried pretty much

Burberry Complete Eye Palette and New Lip Glow

Burberry’s Complete Eye Palettes are finally here. There are six colour combinations to choose from: Smokey Grey, Mocha, Pale Nude, Dark  Spice, Plum Pink and Pink Taupe.

“Each palette contains an illuminating base, two blendable shades to add structure and a liner to define and enrich.”

The price is £40/$59. I think I like

Matte Lips for AW 2012 with Armani and Burberry

Matte lips are usually ‘in’ for Autumn/Winter time and this season is not an exception.

I am personally going to get three Kate Moss matte lipsticks (and the nude eye liner) for sure. But among all the new matte lip products, two other launches caught my attention.

According to Vogue, Armani launches this new   Lip Maestro Color Zero in November which is basically a matifying top coat for lips which can be used on top of other lip products. Looks like a must-have!

The product on the right is Lip Maestro Intense Velvet  which also sounds promising.

As for Burberry, the  brand is launching new lip product – Lip Velvet.   It will

Burberry Makeup Collection for Autumn 2012

I have posted Burberry AW 2012/23 Runway look and how you can re-create it already and now it’s time to take a look at their Autumn 2012 makeup collection

First of all, there is a new foundation which is called Velvet Foundation (£ 36)

Here is what is written about it:

‘Create a velvety finish with this fluid foundation from Burberry. Featuring a long wear formula, it promises to leave the skin beautifully soft, supple and comfortable.’

The shades are: #201, #202, #203,#204, #205,#206, #207, #208.

There are also two new shades of Lip Cover (£23) in 31 Mocha Glow  and 32

Burberry Iconic Nudes Makeup Collection for Summer 2012

Burberry Summer 2012 makeup collection Iconic Nudes includes five products, a limited edition compact for face and four new shades of the sheer lipsticks Lip Mist.

Sheer Summer Glow Natural Highlighting Compact, £34/$50

I really love the idea of the compact with four shades as you can use each one separately or mix them together. It can be used as a highlighter or bronzer depending on your skin tone.

Lip Mist £23/$30