Tuesday, March 27, 2012

San Antonio Spurs Makeup Tutorial

I was supposed to do this look last NBA season, but I completely procrastinated and ran out of time lol. I used tons of glitter along with a very affordable glitter glue that I suggest EVERYONE has in their collection. It's truly amazing :)


Products Used:

TOOLS
Sigma angled brush (266)
MAC #222 brush
MAC #272 brush
MAC #214 brush
Sigma concealer brush (194)
Sigma large flat shader brush (252)
MAC #116 brush
Bare Minerals Full Edged Liner Brush
Hard Candy Glitter Glue
Bare Minerals Weather Everything Liner Sealer
SKIN
Clean & Clear Morning Burst Skin Brightening Facial Cleanser
MAC Fix +
MAC Studio Moisture Fix SPF 15
Bare Minerals Purely Nourishing Cream
FACE
MAC Studio Sculpt Concealer in NW35
MAC Ripe Peach Blush Ombre
BROWS
Bare Minerals Auburn Brow Color
Ben Nye Creme Highlight in Medium
EYES
MAC Studio Finish Concealer in NC20
MAC Soft Ochre Paint Pot
Glamour Doll Eyes Urban Trash Eye Shadow
MAC Notoriety Eye Shadow
MAC Medium Plus Mineralize Skinfinish
MAC Crystal Avalanche Eye Shadow
MAC Gesso Eye Shadow
Bare Minerals Onyx Liner Shadow
MAC Reflects Pearl Glitter (pro)
Bare Minerals BUXOM Eye Liner in Onyx
Rimmel Sexy Curves Mascara in Black
Red Cherry #203 lashes
LIPS
MAC Stripdown Lip Pencil
MAC Sheen Supreme Lipglass in Mango Sheen

The final look!





*I was not compensated. All opinions are my own.

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Bare Minerals: The Dream Sequence II

This is a second look I came up with using the Bare Minerals Dream Sequence READY palette. This time, I utilized all the colors. I hope you like it!


Products Used:

TOOLS
MAC #222 brush
MAC #224 brush
MAC #242 brush
MAC #214 brush
Bare Minerals Weather Everything Liner Sealer
Bare Minerals Full Edged Liner Brush
Bare Minerals Tapered Blush Brush
SKIN
Clean & Clear Morning Burst Skin Brightening Facial Cleanser
MAC Fix +
MAC Studio Moisture Fix SPF 15
Bare Minerals Purely Nourishing Cream
FACE
MAC Studio Sculpt Concealer in NW30
Bare Minerals The One READY Blush
Bare Minerals Illuminating Mineral Veil
BROWS
Bare Minerals Auburn Brow Color
Ben Nye Creme Highlight in Medium
EYES
MAC Soft Ochre Paint Pot
Ben Nye Creme Color in Purple
Bare Minerals The Dream Sequence READY Palette
MAC Carbon Eye Shadow
Bare Minerals Onyx Liner Shadow
MAC Feline Kohl Power
Rimmel Sexy Curves Mascara in Black
Red Cherry #1 lashes
LIPS
MAC Stripdown Lip Pencil
NYX Tanned Lip Gloss

The final look!





*I was not compensated. All opinions are my own.

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Bare Minerals: The Dream Sequence I

I don't really wear purples too often, but I really like how this look turned out. I know I wanted to incorporate grey somehow, so this is what I came up with!



Products Used:

TOOLS
MAC #224 brush
MAC #242 brush
MAC #222 brush
Kirkland flat shader brush
MAC #214 brush
MAC #165 brush
Duo Clear Adhesive
SKIN
Clean & Clear Morning Burst Skin Brightening Facial Cleanser
MAC Fix +
MAC Studio Moisture Fix SPF 15
Bare Minerals
FACE
MAC Studio Sculpt Concealer in NW30
Bare Minerals Floret Blush
BROWS
Bare Minerals Auburn Brow Color
Ben Nye Creme Highlight in Medium
EYES
MAC Studio Finish Concealer in NC20
MAC Bare Canvas Paint
Bare Minerals Floret Blush
MAC Apres Ski Eye Shadow
Bare Minerals Myth Eye Color
Bare Minerals Dream Sequence READY Palette (Nightcap, Boudoir)
MAC Carbon Eye Shadow
MAC Medium Plus Mineralize Skinfinish
MAC Feline Kohl Power
Bare Minerals Onyx Liner Shadow
Bare Minerals Weather Everything Liner Sealer
Rimmel Sexy Curves Mascara in Black
Red Cherry #38 lashes
LIPS
MAC Staunchly Stylish Pro Longwear Lip Pencil
Bare Minerals Lola Buxom Lip Gloss


The final look!





*I was not compensated. All opinions are my own.

Saturday, March 10, 2012

MAC Chen Man Inspired Makeup Tutorial

This tutorial is only inspired by the MAC Chen Man promo image; I did not use any products from the collection. This only goes to show that you don't have to use exact products to achieve a makeup look :)



Products Used:


TOOLS
MAC #239 brush
MAC #222 brush
MAC #214 brush
e.l.f. Blush Brush
Hobby Lobby lip brush
MAC #266 brush
Duo Clear Adhesive
Bare Minerals Weather Everything Liner Sealer
SKIN
Clean & Clear Morning Burst Skin Brightening Facial Cleanser
MAC Fix +
Bare Minerals Purely Nourishing Cream
FACE
MAC Studio Sculpt Concealer in NW30
MAC Florida Cremeblend Blush
MAC Medium Plus Mineralize Skinfinish
BROWS
Bare Minerals Auburn Brow Color
Ben Nye Creme Highlight in Medium
EYES
MAC Studio Finish Concealer in NC20
MAC Bare Canvas Paint
Ben Nye Creme Color in Sky Blue
Illamasqua Anja Powder Eye Shadow
MAC Parfait Amour Eye Shadow
Make Up For Ever #75
MAC Medium Plus Mineralize Skinfinish
Bare Minerals Onyx Liner Shadow
MAC Fascinating Eye Kohl
Rimmel Sexy Curves Mascara
Red Cherry #103 lashes
LIPS
NYX Hot Pink Lip Liner
MAC Impassioned Lipstick
MAC Mixing Medium Matte (pro)

The final look!





*FTC
I was not compensated. All opinions are my own.

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Mya "Mess Up My Hair" Makeup Tutorial

This tutorial was not necessarily inspired by Mya's makeup, but merely the actual graphic for the single. I loved the colors that were used, so I pulled inspiration from that solely and created a look. I hope you enjoy!


Products Used:

TOOLS
Kirkland small tapered brush
MAC #226 brush
MAC #214 brush
MAC #242 brush
Kirkland flat shader brush
e.l.f. Small Precision Brush
MAC 165 brush
Sigma angled brush (266)
Bare Minerals Weather Everything Liner Sealer
Duo Clear Adhesive
SKIN
Clean & Clear Morning Burst Skin Brightening Facial Cleanser
MAC Fix +
Bare Minerals Purely Nourishing Cream
FACE
Aromaleigh 
Bare Minerals Illuminating Mineral Veil (highlight)
BROWS
Bare Minerals Auburn Brow Color
Ben Nye Creme Highlight in Medium
EYES
MAC Studio Finish Concealer in NC20
MAC Soft Ochre Paint Pot
matte mustard, matte dark fuchsia, satin baby pink, satin pink, and shimmery coral color from 120 palette

MAC Medium Plus Mineralize Skinfinish
Bare Minerals Onyx Liner Shadow
MAC Genuine Orange Chromagraphic Pencil
MAC Fascinating Eye Kohl
Rimmel Sexy Curves Mascara in Black
MAC #4 Lashes
LIPS
NYX Coral Lip Liner
NYX La-La Lip Gloss

The final look!




*FTC
I was not compensated to do this tutorial. All opinions are my own and unbiased.

Saturday, March 3, 2012

Bare Minerals: The Elements

Hello everyone! In this post, I will be doing a Bare Minerals look using a READY palette called "The Elements." If you're unfamiliar with the READY collection, it features all pressed products in lieu of loose minerals. Contrary of the READY makeup being pressed it is still composed of 100% natural ingredients. I will be doing more tutorials using other READY palettes in the future as well.


Products Used:

TOOLS
MAC 224 brush
MAC 214 brush
MAC 239 brush
Kirkland flat shader brush
Bare Minerals Full Edged Liner Brush
MAC 165 brush
SKIN
Clean & Clear Morning Burst Skin Brightening Facial Cleanser
MAC Fix +
MAC Studio Moisture Fix SPF 15
Bare Minerals Purely Nourishing Cream
FACE
MAC Studio Sculpt Concealer in NW30
NARS Gina Blush
BROWS
Bare Minerals Auburn Brow Color
Ben Nye Creme Highlight in Medium
EYES
MAC Studio Finish Concealer in NC20
MAC Bare Canvas Paint
READY "The Elements" Palette
Bare Minerals Midnight Sky Liner Shadow
Bare Minerals Onyx Liner Shadow
MAC Medium Plus Mineralize Skinfinish
MAC Chromagraphic Pencil in Marine Ultra (pro)
Smashbox Bionic Mascara in Jet Black
Red Cherry #203 lashes
LIPS
MAC Creme in Your Coffee Lipstick

The final look!





*FTC
I was not compensated. All opinions are my own.