Oct 10, 2010

'Molten Gold' Look

'Molten Gold' Look

This is a look I wore for a girl's night out.. It's a simple smokey look with bright orange lips. Who said bold eyes plus bold lips are a no-no? Beauty rules are so silly...I match my makeup to my clothes and I wear whatever the heck I feel like whenever I feel like with whatever I feel like and who's going to stop me??? : )


Eyes: 

PRIME:
I started off with NARS Smudge Proof Eyeshadow Base all over my id up to the brow bone. I applied MAC Layin' Low Paintpot (matte beige) all over my lid and on my brow bone as my primary base.

COLOR:
On the entire lid I applied MAC Blonde's Gold Pigment (shimmery light gold).
For the outer lid I applied MAC Black Black Pigment (matte black).
Next in the crease I applied Illamasqua Drama Eyeshadow (matte deep slate).
On the browbone area and for blending I used Smashbox Nude Eyeshadow (matte nude).
For highlight I used Bare Escentuals Clear Radiance All Over Face Color (shimmery light pink).
For my lower lashline I used MAC Feline Eye Kohl Pencil (matte black).

BROWS:
My brows are filled in with MAC Eyebrow Pencil in Spiked and NARS Coconut Grove Eyeshadow (matte blackened brown).

DEFINE:
I lined my upper lashline with Wet 'n' Wild Gel Eyeliner in Black.
I lined my lower waterline with L'Oreal HIP Cream Eyeliner in Black.
I used Chanel Inimitable Mascara in Black for my lashes and added Beautee Senses Tigress False Eyelashes for effect.


Lips: 

POLISH:
For my lips I used MUFE Rouge Artist Intense Lipstick #40 (satin bright orange) topped with MAC Wind Me Up Dare To Wear Lipglass (dirty bronze with pink and gold pearl).


Face: 

FINISH:
I prepped my skin with MAC Oil Control Lotion and Too Faced Primed & Poreless Skin Smoothing Face Primer. I used MAC Pro Longwear Foundation in NC45 for my face set with MAC Blot Powder in Dark. I used MAC Pro Longwear Concealer in NW 35 and NC45 under my eyes set with Benefit Powderflage Set.
I used MUFE #22 Sculpting Blush (iridescent orange coral) for my cheeks. I used MUFE #2 Sculpting Kit for contour and MAC Stereo Rose MSF for highlight.


21 comments:

  1. Stunning Tina! Thanks for sharing girl! :O)

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  2. Very nice!!! They eyes arent bold though so it goes well but then again there are NO rules.
    Can you please please do me a favor. I am NC45 also can you do a blush favorites!!!
    I only have 4 blushes all Mac and I am looking to get more preferable Mac..Nars is too pricey for me but if you say its a must have I will look at it.
    I have Raizin, Sweet as Coco, X rocks (LE) and All's Good (LE).

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  3. you definately pulled this off. i LOVE the smokey look so much with the lips. i love how you do your brows. you should do a tut on them cuz i have trouble using stud. my brows look so weird lol

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  4. absolutely beautiful hun,I love it..Bold eyes with bold lips,gotta break e silly rules at times,I match my clothes to my makeup most times

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  5. i luv it!!! this look is fabulous!!

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  6. Blush review Blush review please please please

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  7. Very nice! How does lithe pigment compare to blonde's gold? Thanks!

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  8. lol! i agree, do what you want when you want :D looks beautiful


    Vonnie
    http://www.socialitedreams.com/

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  9. I love that lip combo! I second that "Favorite Blushes" request. I'm NC45 as well and would love to see your favorite blushes. Thanks for sharing this fantastic look:)

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  10. oo that's really lovely - a change from the bright eyeshadow you usually do. i like it - especially the lips. great colour!

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  11. ver ynice. i like. fortunately for me, i can wear a look like this to work, like Camille said and i concur, the eyes arent that bold. so il try it one of these days.

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  12. Yet another gorgeous look! I love seeing all the combinations you pull off! I wear a lot of strong makeup looks and interesting manicures to work too, and my colleagues and students always comment and look forward to seeing what I'll come up with next!

    www.glitterm-younailedit.blogspot.com

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  13. Your brows are divine,amazingly beautiful look.

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  14. Thx Sha girl. Anytime!

    Thanks Camille. I guess I kinda agree that the eyes r not that bold :)...maybe it's the smokey that got me! LOL! But I am so for NO rules! I will work on a bluch post for sure then because I see some interest here :) I love MAc and MUFe for blushes actually...NARS I appreciate but I think they r very costly as well. Nice blushes u have there to start off with too!

    Thx so much KayKay. I did a brow tut for one of my first videos. Here's the link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dpDr9JlroNg
    I probably should do an updated video soon tho.

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  15. Thx Sharon! U r a girl after my own heart! No rules. Match and so what? LOL!

    Thanks Dhalia.

    Thx Tinuke.

    Thanks MakeupJunkie88 hon!

    Thanks Jenny. I think Lithe Pigment is a bit lighter than Blonde's Gold and Blonde's Gold has a frostier finish while Lithe is more shimmery. But they r similar and either would work fine.

    That's right Vonnie. It's makeup. It should be fun and carefree.

    Thanks favorisntfair. :) Looks like a blush post will be coming up!

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  16. Thanks cclarebear. Yep it's a change from my brights. I liked it tho. I'm favoring smokey these days. Imagine that.

    Thx BO girl. That's so great! Rock on with ur bad self! :) I agree too...the eyes rn't as bold as I thought. LOL!

    Thanks glitterM. That's great to hear. It's so fun to share our creative side with others. It actually motivates me more to go outside the box. U must be a really fun teacher! :)

    Thanks Hell Notes for Beauty™. I think my brows have become a calling card :)

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  17. You tell them Tina, LOL you look BEAUTIFUL!!!. The orange lip is HOT

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  18. This gold-orange make-up matches perfectly with the tree's leaves saying bye-bye to summer and turning red. Fall is definitely there, even in your make-up :)
    Rules ? Which rules ? I thought make-up and fashion were about creativity. Creativity within rules ?! Tss, tss, tss...

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  19. how does the mac foundation work for you when you take pictures. ive been told to stay away but i see you pic and it looks amazing! we have similar shades and im wondering if i can just pull off the mac

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