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My Wedding Makeup

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My Wedding Makeup

My Wedding Makeup

I actually didn't know what I was going to do quite yet for my makeup until I tested out Guerlain Turandot Eyeshadow Palette (which I reviewed last month).  I loved the way it looked on me, and the colors were perfect for autumn.  I knew at once that it was a happy medium...

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Dramatic Smoky Eyes in Hot, Fuchsia Pink

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Dramatic Smoky Eyes in Hot, Fuchsia Pink

Bright Makeup: Hot Pink Smoky Eyes

Go fierce or go home! Dark, sultry smoky eyes with a hot pink edge paired with equally in-your-face pink lips.

You will need the following...

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Look: Lady Gaga Bad Romance Makeup Inspiration

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Look: Lady Gaga Bad Romance Makeup Inspiration

I was watching Lady Gaga's Bad Romance Music Video yesterday, and I felt a little inspired by the bold makeup she's wearing around the four minute mark. At first, I thought she was wearing this look while dancing a bit, but I think the looks are different--the one she wears while dancing (also...

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Video Tutorial: How to Contour & Highlight Your Face for Everyday Wear

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Video Tutorial: How to Contour & Highlight Your Face for Everyday Wear

Beauty Basics: How to Contour & Highlight Your Face for Everyday Wear

This tutorial is about contouring and highlighting your face in a way that's subtle and practical for everyday. You can always create darker shadows for a more dramatic look.

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Look – Subtle with Shaping and Sculpting Line

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Look – Subtle with Shaping and Sculpting Line

I wanted to try to do something subtle, but with some shape, so I figured why not take my sculpting and shaping powders for a spin? I mean, I bought them all, and I pretty much never use them, LOL. And booo, I wanted to get my eye brows done, but the lady I go to is on vacation 'til Sunday :(

You...

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Looks – Going Work Safe–For Real!

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Looks – Going Work Safe–For Real!

I have my practice oral argument, which is basically where I speak for eight minutes, then my opponent argues against me, and then I have another two minutes for rebuttal. What's great is that it seems impossible to prepare for, so while I have some prepared remarks, I'm mostly going to wing it. ...

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Looks – Oh, So Simple! Two shadows — Ricepaper and Espresso

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Looks – Oh, So Simple! Two shadows — Ricepaper and Espresso

It's too bad the pictures didn't do this justice, because it DID come out really nice in person. Just really subtle and softly smoky.  I wanted something super quick and simple, but I wanted something that was noticeable.

I used Ricepaper eyeshadow all over lid, Espresso eyeshadow in outer crease...

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Looks – Fafi Eyes #2 Combination, Shimmermoss, Freshwater

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Looks – Fafi Eyes #2 Combination, Shimmermoss, Freshwater

I had so many requests to do a look using the Fafi Eyes #2 quad, so here you go...

I used Rollickin' paint pot on lid, Good As Gold eyeshadow on inner lid, You're Fresh eyeshadow on middle of lid, Shimmermoss eyeshadow on outer lid, Prankster eyeshadow on outer crease, Freshwater eyeshadow on outer...

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