Category: Sleek

FOTD: Warm Contour

This was mostly an exercise in ‘warm’ shading, with a bit of smoke thrown in for good measure… FACE DMK Ebony Series Palette Sleek Contour Kit (medium) MAC Mineralize Blush in Fresh Honey EYES Anastasia Brow Gel (Espresso) Laura Mercier Eye Canvas (2) NARS ‘Galapagos’ Eye Shadow (lids) Louise Young

FOTD: Illamasqua Skin Base

I road tested the Illamasqua Skin Base today… and it passed with flying colors! Now, I decided to go without powder for my first run. Next time I know better. It set beautifully on my oily skin for about 4 hours, but then I got pretty shiny and needed to

FOTD: Bold Line/Bright Lip

I had a little time on my hands today… so I decided to work a bit more on one of my biggest challenges: the bold eyeline. I’m not good at it at all… and I always need time to get it right. Here’s how it turned out: FACE Armani Luminous

FOTD: Chanel Autumn 2011 (Topkapi)

I decided to go neutral-like for my first foray into Chanel’s Byzance collection. So I used three colors from the Topkapi quad to create this FOTD: FACE Sisley Phyto Teint Eclat (Honey) Kevyn Aucoin Diaphonous Radiance Powder Rock & Republic Blush in Call Me Sleek Contour (Dark) EYES Chanel Topkapi

FOTD: Black Karat & Henna

I have to work today… ugh. And so I wouldn’t scare the rest of the world with my blotchy skin and puffy eyes (tears)… I used a little makeup to make me look presentable: EYES Armani Silk Eyeshadow in #13 (primer/lids) Laura Mercier Black Karat Eyeshadow (lids/uner water line) MAC

Keeping an Eye On: Sleek Luminaire

I once posted under ‘Shahada’s Little Helper’ one of my favorite products: By Terry Touche Veloutee. It’s the only ‘highlighting concealer’ that I’ve ever used, that really REALLY works. Now, it seems that Sleek is taking note… and taking their product one step further by widening the color selection: I

FOTD: Surf Baby

No swatches yet (I have to take a couple of them again)… but I did do a face with my Surf Baby products: EYES Guerlain Terra Inca Radiant Powder (lashline to brow) MAC Eyeshadow in Sun Blonde (lashline to socket bone) Guerlain Loose Kohl in Brun Dore (waterline) Sleek eyeshadow

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