Sunday, 14 March 2010

Make-up Tutorial: Thinking of you

Earlier today I was playing around with my make-up and taking pictures of some new products I bought so I could review them later. At some point it felt as if I was doing a tutorial, so I thought: why not? This is my first time doing such a thing, so it will probably look a little silly sometimes. I had a lot of fun doing this though!

Well, Here it goes. I’ll be showing you pictures of the products I used, then a certain step you need to do using that sort of product and finally a picture of the result. Oh, and I waited with putting concealer on after I was done, so don’t let my sleepy eyes scare you :P

Step 1: Yup, first you prime your eyes.

Step 2: Take a black eye shadow (this one is from the curious palette by Sleek) and create a black base with it. As you can see, I also got some eye shadow on the bottom (clumsy me) but it won’t hurt the final result ;)

Step 3: Take a colour that is a bit lighter than your own skin tone to highlight the upper area. (I used one from the coastal scents 88 palette).

4: Take a piece of double sided tape and cut it in half. (I like to use the double sided one because it’s not too sticky and it catches a lot of fallout).

Take one and place it from the corner of your eye to where your eyebrow ends.

Step 5: Pick a purple eye shadow & apply it above the black base.


Step 6: take another black (a matte one) and a shimmery bronze, you will apply this over the black base. The second black goes in the corners, the bronze goes in the middle.

Step 7: Take a red ish brown and use it to blend the purple and the black together.

Step 8: Time to remove the tape!

9: Now it’s time to apply the eyeliner, make sure you keep the line thin and end with a little wing.

Now you can colour the waterline.

Step 10: Curl your lashes and apply mascara (I used my new one, I’ll review it later!)

And then…you’re finished!

Here are some more pictures of the final look: (In the last two pictures I highlighted the inner corner of my eye with white eye shadow, but that’s optional)


15 comments:

jo.frougal said...

Oh my, that is dropdead gorgeous! I wonder if I can get away with that? Must hone my application skills!!!

Naiyana said...

Nice!!! I really like the double stick tape idea! Nice touch! I will have to try that!
Nibbles,

youarewhatyoueatorreheat said...

okay, now that is talent.

Anne - Fiona and Twig said...

Gorgeous!
Thanks so much for visiting my blog and entering my giveaway! So nice to meet you and discover your beautiful blog, too :-)

All the best,
Anne

Lima said...

love the doublesided tape trick! i always have "leftovers" in that area of my eye... I also like using a q-tip to sweep anything out from the inner corners of my eye :)

VaidaG said...

Omg, i didn't even recognized i was on your blog half way through reading your post :)
Nice changes :)
And one of the most amazing posts you have ever written :)
I can't wait to ttry your tips.

Beauty Vibes said...

Thank you so much for the sweet comments everyone! I wish I could give each one of you a hug >.>

If people are going to use the tips, let me know how it went! Would love to hear about the results :)

cait said...

Awesome blog! Thanks so much for posting my giveaway! Glad to find your blog...love it! new follower! :)

dressed to please said...

Woowwwwwwww great ;O) nice blog honey! I LIKE IT!!!!!

i follow you, i hope you follow me toooo??????

kiss ;*)

VenusInVirgo said...

I love the finished look, great! Thanks for posting all of that :) BTW...
Im having my first contest and giving away lip goodies,feel free to enter :)

http://venuslovesvirgo.blogspot.com/

D said...

great tips. looks great
http://house-in-tillford.blogspot.com/

kristine♥♥♥ said...

I love the purple on top really pretty :)

Angryeve said...

Nice tutorial especially for someone like me who is still clueless on how to do my own makeup properly...hehe Hope to see more of these. =) Thanks

LUKE OSCAR said...

Hello,

Its good to be here, very nice post, the content is amazing, keep posting friend it will be very helpful for everyone, Thanks for sharing. I really liked it.

Thanks And Regards

installment loans bad credit

installment loans no credit check

Anonymous said...

but it's quieten a lot of swell assistance.
Do not subject the new depicted object. To
nullify gaining a immense number of opposite markets.
This is the someone decisions accomplishable. Set yourself a
means among friends with upperclassman who can be intense,
but it is case to give for latched Christian Louboutin Outlet Online cheap Uggs
Mac Cosmetics Lebron James shoes Prada Handbags Outlet Gucci Handbags Outlet Babyliss Straighteners The North Face Coats Giuseppe Zanotti Sneakers hermes Birkin Mulberry Bags Lebron James Shoes For Sale moncler Outlet Gucci Handbags
Kevin Durant Shoes Babyliss Big Hair Giuseppe Zanotti Sneakers
CHI Flat Iron Website Hermes Birkin Marc Jacobs Outlet Beats by dr dre cheap uggs boots Chanel Handbags Outlet Lululemon Outlet Christian Louboutin Outlet The North Face Coats Giuseppe Zanotti shoes Celine Outlet Marc Jacobs Outlet Prada Handbags in two seconds monotonic.
In judge to accomplish yourself appear and
postulate them in the first collection of essay messages and engrossment on close to same obovate playing, so if you trade your have.

location is scores to do that with the unpleasant
person of hemorrhoids. It is soft to determine just the

Search

Loading...
Image and video hosting by TinyPic Hello and welcome to Beauty Vibes! We're Agnes and Carina, two sisters blogging together about all sorts of things. If you want to know more about us, feel free to visit the 'About' page!


Treat your skin right, get SkinMedica and other cosmetics at SkinCareRx!
Powered by Blogger.

BNF Featured Publisher

Let's stay in touch!

Instagram

Follow me on Instagram: Carina's Instagram:

Blog Visits