Let’s cut to the chase; I am totally smitten with the Wet ‘n’ Wild Color Icon palettes! I picked up the missing shade in my recent haul; Lust, a palette of deep purple and plums. Gorgeous! As usual there are mattes and and shimmers. The palette consists of a matte light peach, matte cream, matte purple, metallic grey, matte aubergine and glittery aubergine. Swatches:
Another colour from the Mavala Singing Color’s collection is Flashy Violet, a deep blue-violet. I quite like it, even though it isn’t necessarily the first shade I think of when you think of the Swinging 60s. What do you think of this shade?
This lip gloss is Boogie Nights from Nars. Its a shimmer deep purple that looks quite dark in the tube: Actually, I’ve fallen in love with it all over again. It looks rather flattering on my lips: Remember Boogie Nights the film?
When I went away to London this weekend, I took my glorious Shu Uemura Palette with me. Its truly one of the best palettes I own (and I put a lot of them together myself)…. I am considering buying another large palette – its fab, sturdy yet compact, for all my Shu Uemura blushers. Anyway here is the eye I did for IMATS. My lashes are the result of an extension (review coming up this […]
I’m a bit late with this one, but I got my paws on the beautiful Dior Night Butterfly Quint, that is part of the fall Jazz Club collection. Dior Quints > Chanel Quads. If you know what I mean. I love purples and they suit me but for some reason I am always drawn to greens instead. This quint comes with a mixture of black, purples and lilacs in the usual pretty palette: See swatches […]
I have never tried any full sized products from Lily Lolo (a UK based Mineral make up brand). Love the name, like the look of the brand…I’d like to think there is actually a lady out there called Lily Lolo, dancing on a beach and thinking of concepts and packing the little pots full of pigment for me…. I finally got my hands on this pigment eyeshadow in Deep Purple to try: Cute packaging, check. […]
Quick Tutorial: 10 Minute Smoky Purple Eyes < —————————-The Result! This is a quick way to get smoky eyes with one of my favourite colours for brown eyes – purple! In this tutorial I used: RMK Eyeshadow in Shiny Purple RMK Eyeshadow in Dark Purple Becca Solo Shadow in Chantilly Bella Pierre Eyeshadow Base Coffret D’or Gel Liner in DB04 Nars Eyelash Curler Helena Rubenstein Feline Blacks Mascara In addition I used: Lancome Teint Idole […]