Nov 10, 2011

'Red Cherry' Look

'Red Cherry' Look

It's time I got back to my usual bright 'unusual' looks right? And why not come back with a bang? So here we GO! This is a well defined structured crease look inspired (not a replica by any means) by one of my favorite makeup artists of all time - Maria of Apropo Makeup. She is on YouTube and Facebook as well but hardly doesn't videos anymore much to my dismay :(. Definitely check her out because her work is AMAZING!


Eyes: 
PRIME:
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 - Sigma P82 Precision Round Brush. 

COLOR:
On the browbone area and crease I used MAC Wild By Nature Eyeshadow (matte camel). NARS 01 Eye Shader Brush
Then on the lid I applied MAC Blanc Type Eyeshadow (matte ivory). MAC 239 Eye Shader Brush & MAC 242 Small Shader Brush
On the lid I applied Magnolia Makeup Tomato Creole Pigment (matte red). MAC 239 Eye Shader Brush & MAC 242 Small Shader Brush
On the outer lid I applied Rock & Republic Fatalistic Eyeshadow (matte black). MAC 239 Eye Shader Brush & MAC 242 Small Shader Brush
For highlight I used MAC Wild By Nature Eyeshadow (matte camel). MAC 252 Large Shader Brush
NOTE: I used the MAC 242 Small Shader Brush to create the sharp defined crease line for each color.  

BROWS:
My brows are filled in with MAC Eyebrow Pencil in Stud and NARS Coconut Grove Eyeshadow (matte blackened brown). Cozzette Eyebrow/Mini Shader D230 Brush/Paula Dorf Eye Definer Flat Top Brush

DEFINE:
I lined my upper lashline with Wet 'n' Wild Crème Eyeliner in BlackMAC 263 Small Angle Brush
I lined my lower waterline with L'Oreal HIP Cream Eyeliner in Black. MAC 212 Flat Definer Brush
I used L'Oreal Carbon Black Voluminous Mascara for my lashes and added Eylure Naturalites Double Lashes 205 for effect. Duo Eyelash Adhesive






Lips: 
POLISH:
For my lips I used MAC Tea Ceremony Sheen Supreme Lipstick (creamy peach nude).



Face: 
FINISH:
I primed my skin with MAC Oil Control Lotion all over my face and Phillips Milk of Magnesia in my t-zone area. I used Tarte ReCreate™ Anti-Aging Foundation in Walnut 20- 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 Instant Chic Blush (light peach pink) for my cheeks - Cozzette Contour Stylist S135 Brush - and MUFE #2 Sculpting Kit for contour - Cozzette Contour Stylist S135 Brush.





15 comments:

  1. Wow!!! This is really pretty! You must do a tutorial for this! :)

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  2. OMG!!!!! LOve the look...especially the red eyeshadow.It's so har to come by a matte red eyeshadow.

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  3. This is SICK! The crease is sharp......please do a tut.....this is the prettiest I have ever seen!

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  4. oh this is soooo creative! I'm in love <3

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  5. Girl, you are amazing! wow, the things you create... O.M.G.! :) I love the last picture! the look is great but most of all you're gorgeous :) kisss :*

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  6. This is so beautiful! You never cease to amaze me. Now you know we need a tutorial. :)

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  7. SICK, I think we need a tutorial, this is one of the best red shadows I've ever seen.....
    Kandice I hope you talkin about T & T, LOL

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  8. lmao, love the last photo. this looks good hon!

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  9. Your eyes look HUGE!! love it :)

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  10. WOW... Beautiful. I can't believe you have time to do such an elaborate look before work.

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  11. Seriously though, you must have been a makeup artist in your previous life, cause you are TALENTED!!!! Love this look!

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