Apr 6, 2011

'Blue Iris' Look

'Blue Iris' Look

This look was inspired by a blue iris and is a part of the Flower Inspired Weekly Challenge at MakeupGeek. This is a really intense cut-crease look that some may not find "wearable". This is meant to be a creative or artistic look rather than "work-appropriate". : )


Inspiration

Eyes:

PRIME:
I started off with NARS Smudgeproof Eyeshadow Base all over my lid up to the brow bone. I applied Kat Von D High Voltage Primer in Skin (creamy beige) all over my lid and slightly into the crease as my primary base. MAC 242 Small Eye Shader Brush

COLOR:
To create the cut-crease effect I used MAC Marine Ultra Chromaline (matte bright blue). MAC 266 Small Angle Brush
On the crease I applied MUFE #159 Eyeshadow (matte violet blue). Sonia Kaskuk Large Crease Brush
To deepen the crease I used Magnolia Makeup Mystique Pigment (shimmery vivid blue). MAC 228 Mini Shader Brush
On the browbone area for blending and highlight I used Magnolia Makeup Buff Pigment (matte light beige). MAC 252 Large Shader Brush
On my lid I used MAC Vanilla Eyeshadow (matte ivory w/ sparkles). MAC 242 Small Shader Brush
For the outer lid I used Inglot #29 Loose Eyeshadow (shimmery golden yellow. MAC 242 Small Shader Brush
For my lower lashline I used MAC Landscape Green Chromaline (matte grass green). MAC 242 Small Shader Brush

BROWS:
My brows are filled in with Inglot Gel Eyeliner in #83 (matte brilliant purple) and MAC Indian Ink Eyeshadow (matte purple). Paula Dorf Angle Liner Brush

DEFINE:
I lined my upper lashline with MAC Marine Ultra Chromaline (matte bright blue). MAC 266 Small Angle Brush
I lined my lower waterline with L'Oreal HIP Cream Eyeliner in Black. Sigma Eye Liner - E05 Brush
I used MAC Prep + Prime Lash topped with Femme Couture Lighting lash Electric Blue Mascara (brilliant blue) for my lashes.





Lips:
POLISH: For my lips I used MAC Pink Friday Lipstick (bright pink) topped with MAC English Accents Lipglass (creamy pink).


Face:
FINISH:
I primed my skin with MAC Oil Control Lotion. I used Revlon ColorStay Foundation in Caramel - Sigma Flat Top Synthetic Kabuki Brush - for my face and set my t-zone with MAC Mineralize Skinfinish Natural in Medium Dark - Sigma Round Top Synthetic Kabuki Brush.

I used MAC Coygirl Blush (matte purple pink) for my cheeks - MAC 129 Powder/Blush Brush and MUFE #2 Sculpting Kit for contour - Sigma Angled Top Synthetic Kabuki Brush I used MUFE Shine On Powder #4 for highlight - MAC 129 Powder/Blush Brush.







19 comments:

  1. oh I absolutely adore this Tina. Your work is flawless! I love the crease work soooo much :)

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  2. Your crease work is on point! F-A-B yet again...

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  3. OMG now this one right here. Gets a round of applause. I'm in love. lol

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  4. Wow Tina, this is GORGEOUS! You are sooooo talented! Loves it.

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  5. SICK, SICK, SICK, MI CAN'T TAKE IT, I love every look that you do, but this right here, LAWD FADER!!!!!!! GREAT WORK......

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  6. Awesome job! Very talented!

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  7. Hi Tina! this is absolutely fab ! Amazing job

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  8. I would never have time in the morning to do the way you do your makeup i give u props for that!

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  9. I really like shape you did with the eyes. This looks like it belongs in a mag! U have the skills to go pro.

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  10. amazing..you should do freelance as a side hustle lol

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  11. Wow! you're too talented for words. Wish I could do that. AMAZING job

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  12. Just Perfect!!!
    I love the color of your t-shirt...

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  13. BEAUTIFUL!!

    Chanting: Tutorial! Tutorial! Tutorial!


    LOL, Monique

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  14. WOW! S-T-U-N-N-I-N-G.

    Can I borrow your pics and link this from my blog?

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  15. Thanks thanks you guys! Sorry I am so backed up on responding comments but I still get to read each one. The greatest benefit of comment approval is that I can read every comment so I never miss one. I'll try to catch up as soon as I can.

    Snadra. Feel free to borrow the pics. Just be sure to give credit and link back to the blog. Thanks hon.

    Monique girl u know I did the tutorial. Check it out! :)

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  16. Omg a work of art!!! Keep it up mami ;)..

    Sidenote: I emailed you about your eyebrow tutorial....info on that please and thank you

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