May 7, 2012

NYX FACE AWARDS | Inspired by Tim Burton's Dark Shadows

NYX FACE AWARDS | Inspired by Tim Burton's Dark Shadows 
Hey guys! So this is my submission for Round 2 of the NYX Face Awards. BIG THANKS to everyone who voted and got us to Round 2. Now we are down to the Top 20 and only 12 will move on to the next round. This is a phenomenal opportunity with great prizes so I am asking for your support. YAY!

Voting is LIVE Saturday May 5, 2011 until Wednesday May 9, 2011. Each account is given 3 VOTES per day during the voting period. Please remember to VOTE my lovelies! Thanks for the support! I really appreciate it! *HUGS* :)


I applied Urban Decay Primer Potion all over my lid up to the brow bone. I then applied MAC Pro Longwear Concealer in NW35 under my brow and on my browbone area - Bare Escentuals Maximum Coverage Concealer Brush. I then applied MAC Layin Low Paintpot (creamy beige) on my entire lid area - Real Techniques Deluxe Crease Brush

On the entire lid I applied MAC Brule Eyeshadow (satin beige). MAC 239 Eye Shader Brush
To help with blending in the crease area I applied Mehron Fawn Eye Powder (matte caramel). NARS 03 Eye Shader Brush
For the crease area I applied NYX Dark Brown Jumbo Eye Pencil (matte dark brown) topped with NYX Dark Grey Eyeshadow (matte dark grey). MAC 242 Small Shader Brush + MAC 217 Blending Brush
To deepen the crease area and along the upper lashline I used Sleek MakeUP Noir Eyeshadow from the Bad Girl Palette (matte black). MAC 242 Small Shader Brush + MAC 217 Blending Brush
For the outer lid and along the lashline I applied NYX Rust Jumbo Eye Pencil (shimmery rust) topped with Sleek MakeUP Rebel Eyeshadow from the Bad Girl Palette (matte burgundy). MAC 242 Small Shader Brush
For highlight under my brow I used Magnolia Makeup Buff Pigment (matte ivory). MAC 252 Large Shader Brush
On the lower lashline I applied Sleek MakeUP Noir (matte black) and Rebel (matte burgundy) Eyeshadows from the Bad Girl Palette (matte black). Sonia Kashuk Small Eyeshadow Brush

I covered the ends of my brows using MUFE Spirit Gum and MUFE Natural Plasto Wax.
My brows are filled in with MAC Eyebrow Pencil in Stud and MUFE Waterproof Eyebrow Corrector
in #4 (matte blackened brown). Paula Dorf Eye Definer Flat Top Brush + MAC 263 Small Angle Brush

I lined my upper lashline with Benefit Babecake Cake Eyeliner in Black. MAC 263 Small Angle Brush
I lined my lower waterline with L'Oreal HIP Cream Eyeliner in Black. Sigma Eye Liner - E05 Brush 
I used Sleek MakeUP Lash Out Mascara for my lashes and added Miss Adoro #47 Eyelashes for effect. Duo Lash Adhesive.

For my lips I used NYX Round Lipstick in Penelope (creamy black) and NYX Round Lipstick in Bruised (creamy dark burgundy) topped with NYX Mega Shine Lipgloss in Maroon (dark burgundy).

I primed my skin with MAC Mineralize Charged Water Moisture Gel - hands. I used LancĂ´me Teint Idole Ultra 24H in 460 Suede W - Sigma Flat Top Synthetic Kabuki Brush - for my face and set my t-zone with bareMinerals READY™ SPF 15 Touch Up Veil in Tinted - face puff.

I used Tarte Amazonian Clay Smooth Operator™ Amazonian Clay Waterproof Concealer - Cozzette P350 Cylinder Concealer Brush - under my eyes set with MAC Studio Careblend/Pressed Powder in Medium Deep - face puff.

I used MAC Bite Of An Apple Blush (matte red coral) for my cheeks - Cozzette Contour Stylist S135 Brush 
I used NYX Matte Bronzer in Dark Tan for contour - Sigma Angled Kabuki Brush and NYX Illuminating Bronzer in Magnetic for highlight - Sephora Collection Classic Contour Blush/Bronzer Brush #43.





  1. Amazing really brought it :)

  2. I'm loving this Tina! It may even be my fave look you did ever. I absolutely adore dark themed looks and yours is executed to perfection :)

  3. Wow, you did an awesome job! I hope they select you as the winner. :)

  4. Wow!!! Tina i never thought that day would come when i would see a dark colored lip on you. You look absolutely fantastic dear. U remind me of Morticia in Addams Family(and i mean that in a good way).


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