Look : Power Purple

Purple is a great colour for both night and day so I decided to go with this look tonight as I’m hoping a meal out with Mr.Retro (& Master Retro) is on the cards. If you want to wear this in the day just leave the Charcoal colour until your ready to go out.

Face

Me Me Me : Seventh Heaven Enriched Moisturising Facebase
Vivo Under Eye Concealer : Light
Illamasqua : Skin base Foundation 4.5
Lily Lolo Blusher : Doll Face
Me Me Me : Shimmer Stack Gold
Collection 2000 : Sheer Loose Powder Translucent

Eyes

Urban Decay Primer Potion
MAC Eye Shadow : Vanilla
MUA Trio Eyeshadow : Passion
B M Beauty Eye Shadow : Wolf Howl
Barry M Dazzle Dust : No.11
Illamasqua Pure Pigment : Static
MAD Minerals Liquid Eyeliner : Pandora
Benefit Cosmetics They’re Real
E.L.F Eyebrow Pencil

Lips

Me Me Me Lipcreme : Ruby Rich / Aphordite
Lipcote

 

 

Poisoned Apple – MUA Dusk Til Dawn Palette & Vivo Cosmetics

Mua Dusk Til Dawn Palette has become a favourite of mine since I can create so many different looks from it for day or night. I created this look as I’d had a few too many looks that were neutal lately and wanted something a bit more fun and funky.

This looks follows on from my Snow White inspired look so I guess you’d say this is the evil queen, here is what I used:

Face

  • Paul & Joe Moisturising Primer N
  • Yana Cosmetics Foundation – Shade 1

 

Eyes

  • Sleek Primer Palette
  • MUA Dusk Til Dawn Palette
  • Illamasqua Eyeshadow – Gimp
  • Vivo Liquid Eyeliner – Silver
  • Me Me Me Cosmetics – Fat Cat Mascara
  • Magnifibres

 

Lips

    • Vivo Cosmetics Lipstick – Spiced Cinnamon
    • Vivo Cosmetics Lacquer Shine Lipgloss – Halo
    • Lipcote

 

 

 

 

 

International Superstar ( GlossyBox August & Lux Box July )

I created a look mainly made up from my beauty boxes this month, I’ll review each product individually later (if I haven’t already) so check back for a look at what I thought of the product.

Face

 

Eyes

 

Lips

  • GlossyBox Lipstick – Glossy Pink
  • Lipcote

 

 

 

 

 

Beauty Boxes: GlossyBox August Box – International Superstars

Continuing with our Beauty Boxes, my GlossyBox arrived this afternoon and this box is dedicated to ” International Superstars ” of beauty. A superstar product from each country as well as a bonus product from GlossyBox themselves with their own branded lipstick in the colour Glossy Pink. At first glance I can see what I’d use certain products for but I couldn’t say its their best box to date. So if you want to know what is in the August GlossyBox then take a look below:

 

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Inside The Box

  •  Alessandro : Pro White – A nail polish which optically brightens nails with an anti-yellowing formula for radiant white and gleaming nails. A product which is is popular in Germany and I think would be a great addition for a bridal look as your nails will be perfect.
  • DHC : Deep Cleansing Oil – Japan offers us a revolutionary water-soluble cleanser which they say will be better than any other make up remover you have tried. Hmmm I look forward to trying this.
  • Broadway Nails: imPRESS Press-On Manicure – From America we have these nails, peel off and press on….simple. I love the look of these and I love the lace pattern. Can you stick them over nail varnish for a different colour?. Looking forward to trying these.

 

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  • Vera Valenti : L’Ombre a Paupiere Margarita – Spain offers up this eye shadow palette with 10 different shades to choose from. Nope a bad looking palette so we’ll see.
  • Lipcote – The British offering is a product I haven’t used in so long,  its the original and still thought of as the best lipstick sealer. The secret to long lasting colour and water resistant lipstick.
  • GlossyBox Lipstick : Glossy Pink – Professional lipstick brought to use by our favourite beauty box, loving the colour.