'Espresso Smokey Eye' Look
This is a deep brown smokey look with added shimmer. It translates differently in person than on camera but alas what to do.
I started off with Urban Decay Primer Potion all over my lid up to the brow bone. I applied MAC Layin' Low Paintpot (creamy beige) all over my lid and into the crease as my primary base - Real Techniques Deluxe Crease Brush. I also applied MAC Quite Natural Paintpot (creamy deep brown) all over my lid as my secondary base - Sonia Kashuk Large Crease Brush
On the browbone area and crease I used Smashbox Nude Eyeshadow (matte nude). NARS 01 Eye Shader Brush
On the entire lid I applied NARS Mekong Eyeshadow (deep espresso infused w/ gold shimmer). MAC 239 Eye Shader Brush & Sonia Kashuk Large Crease Brush
On the lid I also applied Inglot #68 Body Sparkles (fine bronze glitter). MAC 242 Small Shader Brush with Eye Kandy Glitter Adhesive
For highlight I used Bare Escentuals Wearable Light Brown Eyeshadow (matte light nude). MAC 252 Large Shader Brush
On the lower lashline I used MAC Teddy Eye Kohl Pencil (deep bronze).
My brows are filled in with Sleek Brow Kit in Dark. Cozzette Eyebrow/Mini Shader D230 Brush/Paula Dorf Eye Definer Flat Top Brush
I lined my upper lashline with Wet 'n' Wild Crème Eyeliner in Black. MAC 263 Small Angle Brush
I lined my lower waterline with L'Oreal HIP Cream Eyeliner in Black. MAC 212 Flat Definer BrushI used L'Oreal Carbon Black Voluminous Mascara for my lashes and added Beautee Sense Annie Eyelashes for effect. Duo Eyelash Adhesive
For my lips I used MAC Underplay Lipstick (creamy nude) topped with Urban Decay Kirk Pocket Rocket Lip Gloss (creamy nude).
I primed my skin with MAC Oil Control Lotion - hands. I used MAC Matchmaster Foundation in 7 - Sigma Flat Top Synthetic Kabuki Brush - for my face and set my t-zone with MAC Studio Careblend/Pressed Powder in Dark - face puff.
I used MUFE #12 Full Cover Concealer - Cozzette P350 Cylinder Concealer Brush - under my eyes set with MAC Studio Careblend/Pressed Powder in Medium Deep - face puff.
I used MAC Gingerly Blush (matte ginger) for my cheeks - Cozzette Contour Stylist S135 Brush - MUFE #2 Sculpting Kit for contour - Cozzette Contour Stylist S135 Brush.