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Valentine’s Day: Ideas for Hair, Makeup, and Outfit

13 Feb


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It’s Valentine’s Day!

Sometimes a girl needs a holiday for an excuse to put
a tad more effort on the total look than usual.
It doesn’t matter if you are single, a strong woman is all game!
Especially when it comes to LOVE!

For the face I chose a peachy pink eyeshadow paired with intense almost red corally shade. For depth I added a burgundy/deep plum color on the outer V-shape of the eye, but subtly so. On lips it’s just a soft nude with pink undertone. For the hair it is an updo that is romantic and playful. It is so easy to do! No hair gadgets needed! To switch it into a date night look, the lips is replaced with deep glossy red, the eyes are toned down by adding light-reflective light-colored eyeshadow. Re-line eyes with midnight black but do not go all the way in at the lower water line. Also to add dimension to the face, contour around the face and under the cheekbones. When your hair is twisted and curled all day, when you loosen it up for the night you have instant waves — very Victoria Secret-ish.

It’s so easy to switch from one look after the other!

Note: I am trying out the straight, no arch, thick eyebrow look.
You can do your  eyebrows however you wish.


PRODUCTS USED:
Olay Regenerist Micro-Sculpting Cream
Nivea Baby Smoothy Cream
Real Techniques Buffing Brush
Bourjois Healthy Mix Gel Foundation in 51
Nu Colour Concealer in 02
Suesh Eyebrow Brush
In2it Eyebrow Powder Kit
Urban Decay Primer Potion
Sleek Me, Myself & Eye Palette: Simply Red, Pink Beret, and Chris de Burgundy
Urban Decay Naked 1 Palette: Buck, Sin, and Virgin
In2it Waterproof Gel Eyeliner: Brandy
Max Factor Lipstick: Brandy
Real Techniques Stippling Brush
Bobbi Brown Face Powder: Pale Yellow 
Real Techniques Contour Brush
Maybelline Bloom Lip: Pink Blossom
Revlon Lipstick: 613
Nabi Black Eyeliner
Lime Crime Lipstick: Glamour 101
Lime Crime Carousel Gloss: Candy Apple
Fanny Serrano Eyelash Curler
Maybelline Mascara: Falsies

OUTFIT:
Michael Antonio McKay Tigh High Ruching Boots in Gray
Liliana Fergie Bootie Pump in Red
Matthews Shoes PH Oxford Heels with Strap in Old Rose
Tarte (from The Ramp) Stille in White
Girl Shoppe Headband in pink with bow and crystal detail
Anne Klein Women’s Watch Two-Tone 10-7315
Coach Perforated Leather Lexi Bag (RM740) in Light Gray
Handmade Baby Doll Dress (scored at a second hand store)

Real Techniques (superb brushes!!! HIGHLY recommend!!!) I ordered  through
House of Flair

Lime Crime I ordered through:
(The Carousel Gloss only, the Glamour 101 was a gift from Lorraine Ang)
The BalikBayan Box Sale

My SLEEK Palette I ordered through:
Make Up Hub by Naturele Collezione

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No Photoshop “cosmetic correction” has been done.

Spread the Pixie Dust love!
XOXO,
Pika

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