Tina is so young here! She has to be under 20 in this picture. She grew up fast, getting married at 17. Anyways, I like this look. It’s seem to be what people are going for these days. This look works for most people, but I do think it does look the best on complexion similar to Tina’s. Here’s what I did to achieve a modern day version of Tina’s look:
Milani Infinite Liquid Eye Liner is a long-wearing liquid eyeliner that comes in 5 shades. Milani claims that this liquid liner is semi-permanent (lasting up to 24 hours of wear), waterproof, and smudge and smear proof. Milani’s claims are true. I am reviewing the purple shade above, Endless.
The Formula & Wear: The formula is a thicker liquid in comparison to other liquid liners that I have used in the past (such as Lancôme Artliner or Almay Liquid Eyeliner). This isn’t a bad thing; I didn’t find it difficult to work with. I find this thicker formula… Continue reading | 10 Comments
For autumn 2010, Smashbox has launched the Masquerade Collection. This collection features rich colors with shimmer and sparkle.
EYES: There’s the Masquerade Eye Shadow Palette that retails for $35. This palette contains 9 powder eyeshadows. The cool thing about this palette is that the 3 colors in each row coordinate with each other taking the “fuss” out of pairing colors. Colors include: matte peach, shimmery eggplant, perfect matte taupe, khaki with gold shimmer, pale honey gold shimmer, bronze shimmer, metallic muted purple, and twinkling navy
I love burgundy or wine eyeliners for hazel, green, and brown eyes. I have blue eyes and still really love them but I do have to watch out for the undertones in the wine shade or I will look like I have wine-o eyes. When paired with a pale, nude lip, it is a sexy look. Here is a guide to a few burgundy liners ranging in formulas and in prices.
Budget Burgundy Liners (Under $12): Rimmel Special Eyes Precision Eye Liner Pencil in Burgundy is… Continue reading
Sometimes I get hung up on finding a product. I’m still searching for the perfect deep, matte purple full-coverage lipstick and a perfect yellow shimmer eyeshadow that doesn’t come across as gold. The other day it was silver eyeliner. Luckily, there are many options out there. I love silver eyeliner when it is used to “open” up the eyes (pencil formulas). I also love it as the “first” layer with a thinner stripe of black liquid liner applied below it. I love silver with deep, dramatic lips. Here is… Continue reading