Thursday, 13 March 2014

Cranberry Smokey Eye of the Night #3 and Tutorial



Hello my lovely readers!
This look was requested my two of my best followers. It's an easy smokey thats perfect for a night out. Using cranberry shades is a much softer look to a smokey eye rather then the traditional harsh black colour.




First of all here are the products I used to create this look



Face

Estee Lauder Double wear foundation 
Benefits Hoola Bronzer
Sleeks Blush in Rose Gold
MAC Pro Sculpting Cream in Accentuate 
ELF HD Powder
MAC Mineralize Skinfinish in Soft and Gentle

Eyes

Maybelline Colour Tattoo in Pomegranate
Sleeks iDivine Palette in Oh So Special
Essence liquid Ink Liner
Catrice Precision Eye Pencil
Maybelline Great Lash Mascara
Eyelure Lash Glue
Primark Sultry False Eyelashes
Sleek Brow Kit in Dark
Essence Clear Brow and Lash Gel

Lips

MUA Lipstick in Shade 


Tutorial

Face 


  1. Apply Estee Lauder Foundation (full Coverage) to the face with a Real Techniques Miracle Complexion Sponge. Use dabbing motions.
  2. Use MAC Pro Sculpting Cream under the eye and extend up the top of the cheekbones, (do this after applying eyeshadow), and blend into the foundation.
  3. Apply the the bronzer from the Benefit Hoola Bronzer under the cheekbones, down the sides of the nose, at the sides of the forehead and under the jawline. Blend out with Real Techniques Miricle Complexion Sponge. 
  4. Apply the highlighter MAC Mineralize Skin Finish in Soft and Gentle to the tops of the cheekbones for some extra glow. 
  5. Add ELF HD Powder  to set the foundation and concealor. 
  6. Apply Sleek's Rose Gold Blush to the cheeks, above the bronzer.


Eyes


  1. Define the brows with Sleek's Brow Kit and set with Essence clear brow gel.
  2. Add Maybelline Colour Tattoo in Pomegranate to the eyelids and under the eye as a base.
  3. Dab the Cranberry Shade from th Sleek Oh so Special Palette to the entire lid with your finger and also under the eye.
  4. Blend the harsh edges with a clean fluffy brush 
  5. Add some of the Light Brown Matte shade from the Sleek Oh so Special Palette to the crease of the eye. 
  6. Add some of the Dark Brown Matte shade from the Sleek Oh so Special Palette to the crease with a small blending brush to define the crease even further . 
  7. Apply the Matte Cream Shade from the Sleek Oh so Special Palette as a  browbone highlight. 
  8. Apply Essence Liquid Ink Eyeliner to the upper lashline.
  9. Add Catrice Precision Eye Pencil to the upper and lower waterline and smudge into the lower lashline  
  10. Add Maybelline Great Lash Mascara.



Lips

  1. Apply MUA Lipstick in Shade 14
  2. Apply some Sleek's Contour Kit highlight onto the cupids bow and onto the centre of the lips to make the lips appear bigger.



So there you have it! Let me know your thoughts in the comments below!

Shawna
xoxo