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High Voltage Eyeshadow Review & Swatches in Smoky Jewel Tones

High Voltage Eyeshadow Swatches in Smoky Shades

Here are 4 High Voltage Eyeshadows in various jewel tones that can be used for a smoky eye makeup eyes. These colors are rich and pigmented. All swatches are done without a primer.

1. Shimmery Eyeshadow in Strutter – This is a charcoal-ish purple with lots of purple, pink, and teal shimmer. This color really shimmers when worn.  You could just apply this for a smoky eye makeup look as I did below. I’m loving it over a black kohl… Continue reading | 10 Comments

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More of the 1980’s: Get The Look of Annie Lennox

Annie Lennox

Androgyny but with lots and lots of makeup. I guess that was one of the few good things about the 80’s. Don’t be scared to lay it on thick.

FACE: Cover up imperfections with an all around concealer like MAC Studio Sculpt Concealer in your shade. Face is matte (and I am sure shades lighter). I love MAC Studio Fix Powder Foundation. Apply a hot pink powder blush such as Amazing Cosmetics Amazing Blush in Hot Pink.

EYES: Brush brows into place and… Continue reading

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Limited Edition Laura Geller Smoke Signals Kit – Pale Lips & Smoky Eyes

Laura Geller Smoke Signals

Here we go again, another smoky eye kit. I’m kind of tired of the smoky eye look and I am ready to move on. This look will look really dated in about ten more years and will define the early 2000s look. However, I can’t deny that it is a fun look and that is why we keep seeing it coming. So let us embrace it while we still can.

There is a new limited edition Laura Geller Smoke Signals Kit which contains everything you… Continue reading