Today I thought I would share with you one of my easy, every day make up routine. It is basically lots of different methods which look great together and apart and I use at least one of these every day!

Firstly I used the Estee Lauder foundation in 2C3, this is quite a dark colour foundation for my skin so I only use it when I have a tan (usually a fake tan). I then use the MAC concealer in NC20 under my eyes and around my nose. I then use the MAC concealer in NC40 as a contour  under my cheek bones, around the edge of my nose and on the edge of my forehead, I have been using this for a little while now and feel like it really give great results and looks exactly like a contour palette finish but at a lot cheaper price!
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I then blend the darker colour in using a blending sponge. Once this is blended I then use the MAC gel eyebrow colour to make my eyebrows look darker. To apply this I use a thin slanted brush and start these from he inside out creating a darker more defined look. This is a fantastic product as it is so easy to use and very subtle in colour depending on how much you press with the brush, as it is a gel I also find that it keeps the eyebrows in place longer than an eyebrow pencil.

IMG_1983IMG_1984Once my eyebrows are done I then move onto the eyeshadow. For this I use my favourite eyeshadow palette, Naked 2 by Urban Decay, you can read my thoughts on this palette in my previous post ‘Naked palette 2 review’. I have also used a number 17 eyeshadow in Rose Quartz which is a purple, pinky colour with a subtle shimmer effect to it.

To create this look I used the colour ‘Foxy’ as a base colour. I then use the colour ‘Busted’ in the crease of the eye starting from the outer corner going towards the centre of the eye. For the centre of the eye I used the number 17 shade mixed with the colour ‘Tease’ to add a small bit of colour. I then used the L’Oreal eyeliner pen to create a flick at the edge of the eye going over the top of the eyelid. This is a new purchase of mine and I am really enjoying using this. I have found that it leave the eyeliners with neater edges and a softer flick than I had been doing previously, which is a bit strange but just trust me!
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I then move on to the lips. For this I used a Rimmel lip liner in Exaggerate. I have over lined my lips on this occasion to make them look slightly bigger and plumper. I have then used the MAC Velvet Teddy lipstick which has a matt finish making the lips look smooth.


I hope you like my look, leave any comments and thoughts below and I’ll see you soon!

About the Author facecameraaction

Hi! Im Freya. Im 23 and this my escape from life into my own little world visiting, tasting and trying the things I love! Hoping that everyone will enjoy my posts and give others ideas of what they would like and hopefully I can steal some ideas back!


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