November 19, 2012

First make-up look of X-mas - Soft pink lips and cat eyes!

With Christmas  approaching, girls all over the world are facing another serious life dilemma; what to wear to the Office X-mas party.
Very often makeup is completely forgotten and left at least minute to match the dress.
Big mistake! Your face should be as much in lime light just as your dress.
Over the coming days, I will show you step by step how to do your own X-mas party make up.
Read also my articles, how to prepare your skin to get the glow everyone is talking about here.
First make-up look of X-mas - Soft pink lips and cat eyes!

Products used and Step by Step application


Urban Decay pore perfecting primer potion
MAC face and body foundation
Makeup Forever camouflage palette - to highlight and even out skin tone
(Applied on middle of the forehead, nose bone, under the eye, chin)
Makeup Forever - makeup forever super matte loose powder to set the foundation
Step 1
Bobbi Brown matte eyeshadow in Ivory - applied as allover lid colour and on the brow bone as a highlighter with flat eye shadow brush.
Step 2
Inglot Matte 361 eyeshadow (very light coral ) - applied  through the crease and blended towards the brow bone with a crease brush
Step 3
Apply sticky tape as shown above in the picture and  draw a  line across your top eyelid with liquid. Flick it up onto the sticky tape and then remove the tape gently.( I use the essence liquid eyeliner waterproof)
Step 4
Urban decay 24/7 eyeliner in perversion ( blackest black ever) applied to the waterline on the lower eyelid.
Step 5
Apply fake strip eyelashes on the upper lid  (Eylure Naturalites False Eyelashes)
Step 6
Apply two to three coats of mascara on the lashes ( L'oreal 4d Lash Architect in black)
Step 7
Bobbi Brown in Mahogany ( dark brown eyeshadow)  -  fill out brows with a pencil brush

Step 8
Inglot D.S 495 Eyeshadow applied just under the cheekbones and blended toward the hairline and temple in circular motion with a fan brush

Step 9
MAC lip pencil in Hip n Happy ( pale pink shade) to line the lips
Step 10
Lancome Rouge in Love No 322 lipstick  (warm light pink) applied with Make Up For Ever 3N Lip Brush.

Hope you liked the look girls.  Let me know what you think!

xxx Marina

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  1. foarte frumos !

  2. Aww how stunning! Love this cat look! very well explained too! happy monday dear! xo

  3. wow this look is beautiful. its understated but still has impact

  4. sieht toll aus ... ich mag es auch "sanft" zu weihnachten :* aus wien

  5. cute make-up!

  6. what a great tutorial, and you look totaly amazing <3

    want to follow each other? i will defiently follow back

    my blog:

  7. Que maquillaje mas bonito! :D

  8. Cute blog. Love it. Shall we follow each other? <3

  9. I love it love it..:)
    so gorgeous darlin .:))


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