Sunday, December 30, 2012

Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Bird Cage Wedding

Beautiful elegant updo with a bird cage:


Foundation- Graftobian HD Creme in Desert Sand, MAC NC40

Cheeks- Highlight with Physicians Formula Miami Strip Bronzer with the lightest shade and Contour with the darkest shade, MAC Blush in Plum Foolery

Eye brows- Sonia Kashuk Smokey Eye Quad (Discontinued)

   Brow Bone: MAC-blanc type
   Crease: Clinque Come Heather-soft Heathery violet and deep purple eyeshadows
   Eye Lids: MAC-naked eyeshadow
   Inner Corner: Urban Decay-polyester bride eyeshadow
   Outer "V" Corner: Clinique's Deep Purple from above blended with MAC-carbon eyeshadow
   Eye Liner: MAC Fluid Line-black track
   Mascara: Diorshow Waterproof Mascara-Jet Black
   False Lashes: Ardell-Wispies


to be continued...


Before Pictures on the Left and After Photos on the Right.
This is an airy/bobbed long-layered haircut with a tail.

Here we have a simple very long-layered haircut.
Right out of my garage, please excuse the background.. *te-he*
Sorry, I forgot to take before pictures. I must have cut 4 inches from the bottom, so you can imagine how long her hair was before it was cut and curled. 
I hope you all enjoy this, if you have any questions or comments, please post them below.
Ciao! ;)

Saturday, October 13, 2012

Jessica Alba Updo Dupe

I was requested to do one of Jessica Alba's updo, scroll down:

Today, I tried this updo on my friend and here's how it turned out:
The waves started falling to the sides.

Makeup Details:
Foudation - Graftobian Hi-Def Creme from the Warm Palette in "Sunlit Linen" mixed with MAC's face and body medium.
Eye brows - I used eye shadows in brown from Mac's Christmas collection years ago and mixed it with Sonia Kashuk's eyeshadow quad "Smoke in your eyes" in charcoal (discontinued) :(

  1. Brow bone: MAC,  Blanc Type
  2. Crease: Urban Decay Naked Palette 1, Naked
  3. Lids: Urban Decay Naked Palette 1, Gunmetal
  4. Out "V" Corner: Naked Palette 1, Creep
  5. Eye liner: Avon, Glimmersticks, Blackest Black
  6. Mascara: Loreal Voluminous Original, Blackest Black
  1. Highlight: Physicians Formula, Miami Strip (lightest shade)
  2. Contour: Physicians Formula, Miami Strip (darkest shade)
  3. Blush: Mac, Plum Foolery
Lips - NYX Lipstick, Chambord #LSS 580

Finishing touch: Mattify Cosmetics, Tinted Powder for Oily Skin, Fair/Medium Shade

That completes the look! I hope you all enjoyed it. If you have any questions or comments, please post them below. Thanks so much for looking! Have a wonderful day! 


Today, I just did the same UPDO again for a bridesmaid (makeup by Tina):