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Saturday, September 15th, 2007

This tutorial is designed to go step by step through a very dark, sultry purple smoky eye, which is best suited for clubbing and special occasions – but great for fall.

Skill Level: Intermediate


Eyes: Smoke Signal pigment (burgundy), Cumulus eyeshadow (grayish blue), Thunder eyeshadow (dark purple-gray), Sketch eyeshadow (brown burgundy), Feline kohl power (black eye liner), and black mascara.
Face: If you’d like to compliment the eyes, use Other Worldly blush (warm dirty brown) on apples of cheeks with Taupe blush to contour.
Lips: For matching lips, try Sparks Can Fly lipstick with Lull lipglass.
Tools: MAC 249 firm shadow brush, 239 shadow brush, 219 detailed crease brush

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Saturday, September 15th, 2007

What are your top three favorite MAC Cosmetics products? And you can’t just say “eyeshadows” – you gotta pick individual products!

Inquiring minds want to know!

My answer: could not live without Margin blush, Studio Fix Fluid, and the 182 brush.

P.S. – What’s everybody doing/planning to do this weekend? Me? ‘m about to go off and donate 3 vials of blood to my life insurance company, have dim sum with my parents, and then pretty much attempt to do some reading for law school!

Saturday, September 15th, 2007


I used Gold Dusk pigment on lid, Goldmine eyeshadow on inner lid, Rose Blanc eyeshadow on middle of lid, Bronze eyeshadow on outer lid and crease, Ricepaper above crease and on brow, Goldmine eyeshadow on lower lash line, and Feline kohl power on lower lash line.
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Friday, September 14th, 2007

Just some various photos of the upcoming collections…

MAC COSMETICS | STYLISTICS

MAC COSMETICS | ALEXANDER MCQUEEN

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Friday, September 14th, 2007


I used Smoke Signal pigment on lid, Cumulus eyeshadow on inner lid, Thunder eyeshadow on middle of lid, Sketch eyeshadow on outer lid, Sketch eyeshadow on outer crease, Cumulus eyeshadow above crease, Grain eyeshadow on brow and inner lower lash line, and Feline kohl power on lower lash line. I wore Cantaloupe blush with Emote blush to contour on my cheeks. I had Sparks Can Fly lipstick with Lull lipglass on my lips.
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Friday, September 14th, 2007

Remember, Temptalia is always accepting looks from its readers, so feel free to submit your looks to [email protected]!

Does Katya not have some of the most gorgeous eyes? Seriously, this look is amazing!

She used:

RicePaper eye shadow
Saturnal eye shadow
Club eye shadow
Fiction eye shadow
Zoom mascara

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