So….here’s look number 2 in my 3 part series called ‘Analogous Colours’. Just to recap: analogous colours lie next to one another on the colour wheel and always look good when used together. This time I focused on the blue-green portion of the colour wheel and used 4 different eye shadow colours to create this look. It reminds me of the vibrant colours seen in peacock feathers.
To make the eye shadows more vibrant I used ELF Makeup Lock & Seal – I have had this product in my make up kit for almost 2 years and never used it until now; I have no idea why! It’s such a good product and I was really impressed with how vivid the colours turned out. Since my eye shadow was quite bright I decided to go for a nude-pink lipstick and minimal blush. This technique keeps the focus on the eyes, but with make up one can always break the rules so you could wear a red lipstick for a more dramatic look.
So if you are feeling bold, give this look a try and strut like a peacock! Stay tuned for Analogous Colours #3…..the pressure is on! Not sure what I’m going to create yet but I’m thinking lots of pinks and purples.
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Here’s a list of the products I used:
Rimmel Professional Eyebrow Pencil, Black Brown
Collection Cosmetics Eyebrow Kit
L.A. Girl Pro HD Concealer, Toast
Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer Potion
KIKO Infinity eye shadows, 210 (transition) & 270 (lower lash line)
Fräulein 38 Eyeshadow Colour Palette –Teal, Dark blue (upper eyelid) and Metallic green (on lower eyelid)
Elf Makeup Lock & Seal
Makeup Gallery Pro Liquid Eyeliner, Black
Rimmel Soft Kohl Kajal Eyeliner Pencil, Jungle Green (Lower water line)
H&M Eyelashes, Hypnotise
Covergirl The Super Sizer Waterproof Mascara
Phillips’ Milk of Magnesia (under primer)
KIKO Mat Base Corrector Primer
L.A. Girl Pro Conceal HD, Orange Corrector
Lancôme Teint Indole Ultra 24H Foundation, shade 14
MAC Pro longwear Concealer NW45
Ben Nye Translucent Powder, Topaz
MAC Mineralize Skin Finish, Dark Deep
KIKO Water Eyeshadow, 217 (highlight)
MAC Eye shadow, Embark (face contour)
Make Up Academy Blusher, Bubble Gum
Make Up Revolution London, Aqua Priming Base
Maybelline New York Super Stay 24 Makeup-Locking Setting Spray
Clarins Instant Light Natural Lip Perfector, 01
NYX Lip Liner, Espresso (outer lip)
Rimmel Lasting Finish 1000 Kisses Lip Liner, Cappuccino (inner lip)
NYX Extra Creamy Round Lipstick, REA
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