soft pinks and purples


Face// Bobbi Brown Vitamin Enriched Face Base, Nivea Men’s Post Shave Balm, NARS All Day Luminous Weightless Foundation in Syracuse, Urban Decay Naked Skin Concealer in Medium Light Neutral under the eyes and a bit on the chin and middle of the forehead, RCMA No Color Powder to set everywhere I applied concealer using the baking technique, MAC Mineralize Skin Finish to set the rest of the face, NYX Matte Bronzer in Deep Tan along the cheeks and perimeter of the forehead, City Color Be Matte blush in Blackberry on the cheeks, Laura Mercier Matte Radiance Baked Powder Compact in Highlight 01 and Becca’s Champagne Pop highlight across the cheeks and on the bridge and tip of my nose, Maybelline’s FaceStudio Master Fix Wear Boosting Setting Spray

Eyes// Put the Urban Decay Naked Skin Concealer on as a primer, Laura Mercier Translucent Setting Powder to set the primer. City Color Be Matte Blackberry blush through the crease, Urban Decay Naked Palette’s Half Baked on the lid and inner lower lash line, the Crease shade in the Wet n’ Wild Petal Pusher eyeshadow palette on the outer lower lashline, and the black matte shade in the Maybelline ‘The Nudes’ palette on the outer corner. Maybelline Lash Sensational mascara in Blackest Black on the lashes.

Brows// Elf Brow Kit in Dark, L’Oreal Brow Stylist Plumper

Lips// Colourpop’s Stingraye Ultra Matte Lip

From the Future

I recently shaved my head in support of a friend who is losing her hair, and I feel like the makeup opportunities really opened up to me in terms of what I can do now that my face is out in the open at all times. Last night this look just popped into my head and I had to do it.

Complex Purple

NYX Black Bean Pencil
Fyrinnae Celestial Beauty
Makeup Geek Bitten and Mango Tango
MAC Coral and Deep Damson
Hello Waffle Cosmetics Oh Kreiger-San e/s
UD Ransom pencil
Naked Cosmetics IV-03 pigment
Wet n Wild A Regular at the Factory (eyelid)
Inglot 51 e/s
Etude House Drawing Brow Pencil in Grey Brown
Skinfood Choco Eyebrow Powder in Grey Khaki Black
Lena Lashes Khloe


Here is my look incorporating this years shade of Serenity and Rose Quartz from the Pantone Universe.