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Soft Neutral Eyes with NYC

Soft Neutral Eyes with NYC

I actually wore this look a few days ago, but then with Chanel’s summer collection debuting, I decided to hold off on it.   Reviews to come for several products featured in this look 🙂

You will need the following…

  • Eyes:  NYC Union Square Eyeshadow Palette (eyeshadow base, beige, dark purple, soft brown), Urban Decay Underground 24/7 Liner (brown), Bare Escentuals Buxom Lash Mascara (black)
  • Face: Ellis Faas SkinVeil (S104), Guerlain Les Violettes Mineral Powder (03)
  • Cheeks: Benefit Cha Cha Tint (sheer orange-coral)
  • Lips: MAC Viva Glam VI Lipstick (plum brown)
  • Brushes: 249 (flat, firm brush), 239 (fluffy shadow brush), 222 (fluffy crease brush), 219 (pencil brush), 188 (small, circular stippling brush)

For eyes, start by applying NYC’s eyeshadow base as your eyeshadow base all over the eye with the 249.  Apply the beige eyeshadow to the entire lid with the 239.  Then lightly tap the soft brown eyeshadow into the crease with the 222.  Next, define the crease with the dark purple eyeshadow using the 219.  Highlight the brow bone with the beige eyeshadow with the 217.  Apply Underground liner on the lower lash line.  Finish by sweeping lashes with Buxom Lash mascara.

For cheeks, apply Cha Cha on the apples of the cheeks and sweep towards the temple with the 188.

For lips, apply Viva Glam VI lipstick for a complementing lip.

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This is a nice soft neutral look. It’s very simple with a small pop of color. I hope you will be doing a review on palette you used.

They often cause my lids to swell up because my upper lash line is sensitive and that’s kind of where you have to stick ’em!

wow, your skin looks amazing!so clear and radiant 🙂
is that because of the ellis faas skin veil or some new skincare routine or something else?

Hi, Christine! This is the perfect look to wear to work. The purple looks so pretty with the soft brown. Yet, I really like the Cha Cha Tint on you! It looks natural and radiant. Thanks.

Ooh, you’re trying out Ellis Faas? I love the story behind that brand; it’s too expensive for me to try out, though, unfortunately. :c
I love the crease colors!

I purchased this palette tonight and can’t wait to wear it tomorrow! Beautiful on you, hope it is as well on me 🙂

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