Category: Rock and Republic

(Rock & Republic) Call Me vs. (NARS) Puerto Vallarta

Boo Boo Ninja, this is for you: Rock & Republic Blush in Call Me is on the left… NARS Multiple in Puerto Vallarta is on the right. There is more gold (making it more peach and less pink) in Puerto Vallarta, and it’s about half a shade lighter. Advertisements

FOTD: Summer Shine

I just refuse to fight the weather these days. It’s been super hot, and my oily skin won’t really tolerate much in terms of foundations. I’ve put away my matte finishes (for now) and as long as I keep the applications sheer, it works out. For this look, I used

FOTD: Brown & Green

This is an odd combination, but I think it kind of worked. I layered Chanel’s Illusion d’ Ombre shadow in Epatant over dark brown matte shadow… FACE Armani Face Fabric (#5) Laura Mercier Secret Brightening Powder (#2) Sleek Contour Kit (Medium) Chanel Blush in Imprevu EYES Laura Mercier Eye Canvas

FOTD: Metallic Orange

It began with the Beaute Liqui-Gel Stain in Neon (it was literally the first thing I put on), and I kind of built the face from there: FACE Guerlain Parure Gold (Beige 06) Kevyn Aucoin Radiant Diaphanous Powder Rock & Republic Blush in Call Me EYES NARS Cream Shadow in

FOTD: Matte Color

I reached for my homemade Make Up For Ever Eyeshadow Palette for this look: FACE Dolce & Gabanna The Foundation (Soft Tan) Kevyn Aucoin Radiant Diaphonous Powder Cargo Blush in Laguna EYES Make Up For Ever Eyeshadow in #17 (brows) Make Up For Ever Eyeshadow in #24 (lids) Make Up

FOTN: 5 Minutes with Sheer Gold

I might have even done this face faster than 5 minutes… I was FRANTIC to get out the door and to an event on time, but I would have been totally wretched to show up without makeup. I used my new Dolce & Gabbana Foundation, and it performed extremely well

FOTD: Blue & Brown Stuff

One of my favorite ‘unusual’ color combinations is blue and brown. I find that it makes blue much more wearable, especially on warmer skin tones. FACE Illamasqua Skin Base (#14 & #15) Chantecaille Loose Powder in Shadow Chanel Blush in Rose Ecrin EYES Chanel Lagons: Darkest Blue (on lids) By

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