Tag: sheer eye shadows

Inside My Mum’s Makeup Bag. Products I Have Chosen

My Mum doesn’t wear makeup. Only lipstick sometimes. But recently she decided to change her hair style, got some new clothes and asked me if I could select some makeup for her.

Wow! I definitely approve 😉

Makeup for my Mum Daniel Sandler Max Factor YSL Clarins BECCA

She has light skin, dark hair and eyes, so here are the basics that I have chosen. She doesn’t need that many products simply because she won’t even use them – so, knowing her taste and requirements, here is what I’ve chosen:

Face

I am  not yet 100% sure about the foundation that will suit her the best. So far she liked this Bourjois one (shown on the photo). But if  you have suggestions for a lady around 50 with dry skin, feel free to share. And thanks to everyone on Twitter for their recommendations!

Blush is a must have in a makeup bag of any girl, in my opinion, as it instantly changes the appearance. This Max Factor blush is one of my personal favourites and I know that it will look great on her, too. Will have to pick up another one soon, as I am giving away my personal one.

Eyes

My Mum

Daniel Sandler Eye Shadow Quad in Sheer Beauty Review and Swatches

I already posted a detailed review of Daniel Sandler’s Eye Shadow Quad in Scandal at Midnight and today I’d like to tell you about another one which is called Sheer Beauty(£28).

Daniel Sandler Eye Shadow Quad in Sheer Beauty Review and Swatches

And I think it’s a perfect name for this quad as the shades are definitely sheer and the colours are subtle. It is a perfect palette for when you are in the mood for a light and delicate eye makeup and, probably, want your look to be all about that “bright lip”.

The eye shadows glide on effortlessly and blend beautifully, leaving a wash of colour.

I personally love