Start with a clean well moisturized face! Add a Primer for longevity (Optional). Add concealer pre-base on problem areas and to add more coverage (Optional).
I am Wearing- Mac Studio Finish Concealer in NW 20
Apply a base of your choice! (Applied with a Beauty Blender)
I am Wearing- Bobbi Brown CC-Cream in Fair
Add Concealer and or Brightener.
I am Wearing- Mac Studio Finish Concealer in NW 20 (problem spots), Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Brightener/Illuminateur (under eyes and high points of face)
Add Blush and Bronzer or Contour.
I am Wearing- Chanel Bronzing Base in Soliel Tan De Chanel (As Contour), Tarte Amazonian Clay Blush in Fearless
Groom and Define Eyebrows!
I am Wearing- Anastasia Brow Wiz in Ebony, Anastasia Clear Brow Gel
Add a eyeshadow base, a wash of eyeshadow in skin tone color, a light to medium brown through the crease just to create a shadow, and then pat a gold glittery eyeshadow on the lid. (I recommend holding a tissue just under the eyes to catch fallout, as I forgot too.)
I am Wearing- Marc Jacobs Palette in The Lolita- Cream Color (wash all over the lid and under brows), Light Brown Color (buffed through the crease), Gold Glitter Color (applied with a damp flat eyeshadow brush and pat on the lid)
Recommendations- Urban Decay Naked Palette #1 (Eyeshadow Colors in Virgin, Naked, and Half-Baked is Awesome), Mac
Eyeliner, Mascara, False Lashes, Oh My!
I am Wearing- Kat Von D Eyeliner in Trooper, Clinique High Impact Mascara in Black (one coat before falsies application), and wispy False Lashes (Of Your Choice)
Lips! Moisturize Lips with your choice lip balm. Add lip pencil all over lips and pat on a nude lipstick over. Blend Gently. (Pro-Tip: Use a lip scrub beforehand. You can make a quick lip scrub from tablespoon of sugar and a few drops of extra virgin olive oil.)
I am Wearing- Mac Lip Pencil in Whirl, YSL Lipstick in #2 Sensual Silk, (Lush Lip Scrub in Mint Julip)
WISHING YOU ALL HAPPY HOLIDAYS & A HAPPY NEW YEAR!