As most of you know, I decided to do my own makeup for the wedding. I’m such a control freak and know what I like so I wanted to do my makeup myself. No offence to makeup artists, but whenever I’ve had my makeup done I feel its too heavy and I don’t look like myself. On my wedding day, the key was to look like myself. So get a cup of tea, coffee or wine, its gonna be a long post!
Cover FX Blurring Primer*
Kat Von D Lock It Foundation* and Nude by Nature Flawless Foundation*
Unexpected combo but I really liked it. Both are medium to full coverage and last really well when used together. I mixed about a pump of each which was more than enough.
Thin Lizzy Crème Concealer- Pacific Sun*
Anastasia Beverly Hills Cream Contour Kit- Light*
Of course I wanted some extra chisel, so I used the dark shades to contour under my cheek bones and lightly on my forehead and jaw line.
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You would have seen a couple of weeks ago I had my Hen’s lunch and of course I had to do a special makeup look for the day. For the outfit I found a beautiful blush toned playsuit and wanted to do gold/ rose gold eyes. Other than that the only other requirement was that my makeup had to last all day and night.
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As I’ve been wearing makeup less frequently throughout the week so I tend to get a bit excited and love to wear some makeup, even if its just to go to the shops. I know, who am I? Anyway I created this look for a review of the NYX Total Control Drop Foundation* and loved the final look so much that I thought I would share all the products I used.
Maybelline Super Stay Primer*
NYX Total Control Drop Foundation*
I used 4 drops of the foundation and used the NYX Total Control Drop Foundation Brush to buff it in. As you can see it is pretty full coverage. You really need to take your time to buff in the foundation to create a seamless base.
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