Starry Night Eyes




I tend to stay away from extremely dark blues and silvers but I decided to give them another try with this look. Keeping the dark blue low on my lid, blending upward into a more skintoned color really seemed to work better for me rather than bringing the blue high up on my browbone.

With the added touch of sliver glitter this look would be perfect for a night out, especially with New Years coming up!








PRODUCTS
BROWS:
Senna Cosmetics Brow Shaper Duo in Brunette
MAC Studio Finish Concealer in NW25

EYES:
Too Faced Shadow Insurance (primer)
Loreal HIP Cream Crayon in Intricate (blue base on lid)
MAC eyeshadows in Contrast (lid and lower lashline), Wedge (crease), and Vanilla with Naked Lunch (highlight)
MAC Blacktrack Fluidline (winged liner)
NYX Candy Glitter Liner in Silver (lid)
Maybelline Volume Express Waterproof mascara in Black
Ardell Demi Wispies
Duo Clear Lash Glue

FACE:
MAC Studio Fix Fluid in NW25 and NC25 (mixed)
MAC Studio Fix powder in N5
Bare Escentuals Well Rested (under eye concealer/brightener)
MAC Medium Dark Mineralize Skinfinish Natural (contour)
Trace Gold blush (blush)
MAC Mineralize Skinfinish in Soft and Gentle (highlight)

LIPS:
Revlon Colorstay lipliner in Natural
MAC lipstick in Myth
Smashbox lipgloss in Lustre

23 comments:

Tina Marie said...

I love that your camera picks up the silver glitter. This look is lovely. You can rock any color girl!

PS: Thanks for responding to my e-mail. Your advice helped me a lot! I'm back to using brow powder though. I honestly think there's no other way for me to do my brows. Heheh

Phyrra said...

That's a beautiful look!

JustMe said...

Mac eyeshadow contract? Do u mean Contrast?

Anonymous said...

Are you sure this is Mac´s Contrast? I doesn´t looks like contrast, more like sea&sky. Contrast is not that intense blue, more darker in my opinion.

A Brilliant Brunette said...

@JustMe: Yes! I meant Contrast. Haha! I fixed it though. Thank you! :)

@Anonymous: This is definitely Contrast. It doesn't look as dark because I put it over a blue base from Loreal Hip that is close to the color of MAC's Deep Truth. So, the base under Contrast toned down its darkness.

Anonymous said...

Cool, it would be nice if u do some swatches of loreal Products too.
xxx

Krystia-HouseofKrystia said...

I love this, it's gorgeous and so are you! You always blow me away with your flawless, glowing face!
xoxo

Cosmofreakaleak said...

i love how this looks!! it doesnt even look like contrast! i guess its the glitter. love love love it!!

The Queen of Hearts said...

Incredible.

rayqueenbee said...

I'm surprised as others that the color is MAC Contrast as it looks somewhat as that Deep Truth color. However, this look is very pretty. Another fave. ^_^

Hayley said...

All I can say is WOW! I love it.

kira said...

I love this look! thanks!

kisses!

Mary007 said...

I'm glad you tried these colors again...you look lovely!!

scarlettholly said...

this is one of my favorite looks you have done. Love the glitter overlay and the deepness of the blue. yay! :)

Sandra said...

I just love the strong colors in your header!

kuhlchikk said...

wow that looks great!! I am a new reader, but I love your blog allready! big hugs
and this award is for you too!

http://kuhlchikkmakeup.blogspot.com/2009/12/new-award.html

hugs

Laetitia said...

i adoore this blue look!!i'm a big fan of the blue!! even if it's not so trendy <3

you look great!!

Rai said...

Love it!!!

Tiffany said...

WoW love that colour.

resham said...

Awesome girl...This blue is so rich n vibrant...Love it!!

MIKY WILS said...

i love ...really pretty

hpnotiqeyez69 said...

damn! BOMB AZZ LOOK!

MakeupNme said...

I tend to stay away from blues too, but keeping them below the crease makes a huge difference. Love this look!

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