Tag: festive makeup
This season Givenchy’s makeup collection is very well edited with only five items. And each product, besides the mascara top coat (not shown) comes in a sparkling special edition case, those are sequins!
The star of the collection is La Palette Eclats Nocturnes Eyeshadow Palette ( $63)
- Blue glitter shadow (a shimmering blue with sparkles of purple)
- Gold glitter shadow (a shimmering yellow gold)
- Bronze glitter shadow (a shimmering copper bronze)
Le Rouge Lipstick ($38) in 328 Grenat Nocturne – burgundy red and Le Rouge-À-Porter ( $38) in 306 Brun Nocturne (reddish brown).
While the first one
My favourite beauty product over the holidays was definitely Illamasqua’s Ore pigment, a glittery bronze which is so-so gorgeous, I highly recommend. But, besides the shimmering eye shadow, I’ve re-discovered some of my festive-appropriate eye liners. And my top two were:
Rouge Bunny Rouge Quartz Eyeliner Devotion Ink in Tanzanite Essence (review and swatches)
Illamasqua Precision Ink in Wisdom (review and swatches)
They are just extremely beautiful. Both are easy to control, have a gorgeous sparkling effect and nice pigmentation. Wisdom is described as
I don’t get a lot of occasions to dress up and do full-on glamour. So today seems like a perfect night for that. And I am thinking shimmer, even glitter on the eyes.
Not only I plan to have glittery eye makeup, but also false eye lashes. Since I will have so much going on the face, I will probably wear a minimal classic black dress. Otherwise, it will all be over the top.
I haven’t yet planned what exactly I am going to use, but maybe these products.
Christmas/New Year holidays – the season for some glamorous and festive makeup! I am personally not exactly a fan of glitter and shimmer but I don’t mind a bit of it on such occasion.
Luckily, beauty brands offer tonnes of appropriate products to choose from.
If you are feeling brave you can re-create the look from the promo image from the new Make Up For Ever’s collection – A Midnight Dream.
If that is too much, go for a subtle version of it, several crystal would be enough.
The Midnight Glow Palette
Includes 8 eye shadows, 6 shades are new and are Diamond Eye Shadows. 2 “It Shades” Gun Metal and Gold Pink, 4 soft cool colours – Midnight Purple, Snow White, Icy blue and Icy pink.
Aqua Rouge in
Lancome’s Happy Holidays Makeup Collection for Christmas 2013 is probably the most festive release this season, along with Dior. But while Dior is all about the gold – Lancome adorned their products with silver glamour.
Let’s take a look at the products.
L’Absolu Rouge Limited Christmas Edition,£ 25
- #132 , Rouge Caprice, best-selling brand’s red shade
- #189 Rouge Etincelle, heritage shade
Vernis In Love Limited Christmas Edition, £12.50
- 071 Neige Argent, sparkling grey
- 520 Flocon Blanc, pearly white
Blush Highlighter Limited Christmas Edition, £35
A star of the collection, rose-tinted, irridescent powder which illuminates your complexion and boosts radiance. The powder is decorated with