Copper Evening Make Up

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 This is a super easy evening make up look starring Barry M’s new Dazzle dust! This is a very coppery eye look so perfect for people with blue eyes. This look can be created using either similar colours if you don’t have the Naked 3 palette or swap out the purples for browns if you prefer a softer look.
I know it’s weird but I like to start by concealing my face because I have quite uneven skin so it covers my red areas very well. I used the Rimmel Wake Me Up concealer in the shade Ivory. http://www.superdrug.com/Rimmel/Rimmel-Wake-Me-Up-Make-Up-Concealer-Ivory-10/p/435558
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Next I apply Maybelline Dream Fresh Mousse as my base because it is the perfect colour for me and stays on all night. http://www.superdrug.com/Make-Up/Face/Foundation/Maybelline-Dream-Velvet-Foundation-10-Ivory/p/601409
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Powdering your skin is very important before a night out especially if you have a foundation with SPF because it can reflect and make you look pale if you use flash. http://www.superdrug.com/Rimmel/Rimmel-Stay-Matte-Pressed-Powder-Transparent-1/p/592471
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Blush is next and I used a cream one from Kiko which is a lovely natural plum colour.
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I prefer to do eyebrows before eye shadow because, as you will see in a minute, I use them to make my eye shadow even. I use a Mac eye shadow on an angled brush to fill them in then a Maybelline brow mascara to set them. http://www.maccosmetics.co.uk/product/13840/363/Products/Makeup/Eyes/Shadow/Eye-Shadow#/shade/Charcoal_Brown http://www.superdrug.com/Maybelline/Maybelline-Brow-Drama-Sculpting-Brow-Mascara-Transparent/p/250210
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This is a little tip for the more heavy handed person, to get a defined edge on your eye shadow, use medical tape! Stick your tape to your face using the eyebrows and outer corner of the eye as a guide and you will get a nice defined line.
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I start the eyeshadow with the pale purple shade called Limit from the Naked 3 Palette in the crease (4th from left). http://www.feelunique.com/p/Urban-Decay-Naked-3-Palette
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I then darken the crease with the darker purple colour Nooner (7th from left).
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Next, I patted the copper shade Trick (6th from left) all over the lid then used a fluffy brush to blend it all together.
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To make it smokier, I put a little bit of Factory (4th from right) on the outer corner.
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I next used an angled brush and the grey shade Darkside (2nd from right) to make a line along the edge of the tape more defined.
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Next is the best part, glitter! This is an amazing loose copper glitter that looks amazing with blue eyes. I just packed the glitter on the inner corner of my eye and it looked amazing. https://www.barrym.com/product/Dazzle-Dust
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When you are done with the eye shadow, take the tape off and blend out the edge.
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The tape may take off some of your base so just apply some concealer under your eyes.
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To finish the eyes, I applied mascara and I used the very popular Maybelline Lash Sensational.http://www.superdrug.com/Make-Up/Eyes/Mascara/Maybelline-Lash-Sensational-Waterproof-Mascara-Very-Black-1/p/348704
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All that’s left now is lips and I used the Rimmel Exaggerate lip liner in the shade East End Snob. http://www.superdrug.com/Rimmel/Rimmel-Exaggerate-Lipliner-Eastend-Snob-63/p/933473
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2 Comments

  1. Lii April 15, 2016 / 8:24 am

    Very nice copper make-up and good tip with the tape, I would never have thought of using tape when doing my make-up 🙂

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  2. Libby Loves April 15, 2016 / 3:52 pm

    Thank you, it really does work well!

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