If you follow me on Instagram, you have already seen this photo, and my promise of the feature. So here it is…
Actually, believe it or not, but usually I don’t care about dark circles (on myself, not when I am doing someone’s makeup), unless they really look that bad. But when I do want to look flawless, here is what I do.
First of all, I use a good eye cream, for me it has to be a moisturizing balm, as I have very dry skin. I love Clarins Special Eye Contour Balm Dry Skin (review) and FOM London Revitalising Eye Care Balm (read about it), I leave it for some time while I am getting ready, and afterwards the following products are being used:
Benefit Erase Paste Concealer (review and swatches)
It is a great concentrated creamy product that counteractsRead More
Last week I was sorting out my nail polish collection, and realized that I never posted about the nail polish (and several other) which I’ve bought over a year ago, and which was a huge back then.
And I am talking about Max Factor’s Max Effect in 45 Fantasy Fire.
It is a sheer and very complex blueish purple with reddish shimmer. A total beauty! I even did not paint my nails red this week, just to wear this…
Above you can see me wearing four shades of it. Yes, that is a lot of effort, but luckily those layers are thin and dry very quickly so you don’t have to wait for hours. I have also usedRead More
Yet another beautiful holiday collection is already available from Sephora. Laura Mercier brought out various kits for lips, eyes and cheeks. There is also a travel brush kit. Oh, and a lot of value sets with the brand’s best-selling body care products.
Mini Lip Glacé Set, $50
- Pink Pop, Wildflower, Tulip, Bare Pink and Angelic
Pink Spark Lip Transformer Trio, $32
- Mini Lip Pencil in Potpourri
- Mini Crème Smooth Lip Color in Creme Coral
- Full-Size Lip Glacé in Pink Spark
Ruby Spark Lip Transformer Trio, $32
- Mini Lip Pencil in Ruby
- Mini Crème Smooth Lip Color in Red Amour
- Full-Size Lip Glacé in Ruby Spark
Eyes and Cheeks
Mini Caviar Stick Eye Color Set , $55
- Rose gold, Amethyst, Moonlight, Copper, Khaki and Cocoa
Luxe Travel Brush Collection, $125.00Read More
Do you remember the Mineral Eye Make-Up Palette Clarins released last Christmas that so many people loved?
Well, I have great news, this years the brand brought out a new one, which actually looks even nicer to me. It is called The Essentials Eyeshadow Pallete, and it is already available and here for £35.Read More
I have to give it to Illamasqua, the promo images of their new campaign Facets are the best ones they released in this year. Such a beautiful fabric on the background with the rich colours and beautiful dimensional embroidery.
And how gorgeous is the makeup? Inspiration alert!
Multi Facet Palettes, £45
Multi Facet palettes come with a compact with mirror, and a mini double-ended angled and blending brush.
Aura: Gleam in Aurora, Cream Pigment in Hollow, Eyebrow Cake in Thunder, Powder Blusher in Tremble and four Powder Eyeshadows.
Semblance: New Gleam in Mirage, Cream Pigment in Hollow, Eyebrow Cake in Thunder, Powder Blusher in Hussy and four Powder Eyeshadows.
Lipsticks, £18.50Read More