Sunday, August 28, 2011

Melon EOTD

While Irene pelts down rain outside, to keep from being bored out of my skull I thought I'd share this latest EOTD with you all. x3
I mainly wanted to use the fabulous color called Melon from BFTE Cosmetics. (You can see swatches here.) I got this color because I've had a look in my head for weeks, but lacked the right color to actually create it. So with Melon, I tried to do a bright melon eyelid which fades into light gold shimmer, and a baby blue accent underneath. This is the basic concept, but for some reason the look turned out different than I'd pictured. I wasn't in love with it, but it's not horrible lol. I may try recreating it sometime to create a look more like I'd originally pictured. ;)
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Products I used:
-UDPP
-NYX JEP in Milk all over lid
-Sephora mini white eyeliner on lower lashline
BFTE pigments in:
-Melon: super bright melon shade on lid
-Chaos: shimmery light orangeish-pink in crease
-Cornflower: baby blue on lower lashline
-Ornamental: pale shimmery gold above crease, inner and outer corner, and under Cornflower
-Guipure: super sparkly bright gold on browbone
-Raspberry: hot pink patted on over Melon
-Loreal Carbon Black felt tip liquid liner pen on upper lashline
-Almay black liquid liner on upper tightline
-UD 24/7 pencil in Zero on waterline
-Shu Uemura lash curler
-Maybelline Colossal mascara in Classic Black
-Red Cherry #600 lashes
-mark. Eyemarker in Java and BFTE Truffle on brow

Even though it's not quite the look I pictured, it's still pretty in it's own way. I failed a bit with the picture-taking though, not sure what happened but I had to stop when my camera battery died. :P

Thanks for reading, hope everyone on the East Coast is staying safe in this storm!
~Emily<3

8 comments:

  1. i really love how this came out! it's gorgeous and i'd rock it proudly :D hehe

    that melon color is soooo eyecatching and gorgeous


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  2. Very pretty look! At first I thought wow her lashes look great, but I see you used falsies. Perfect application you can barely even tell! :)

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  3. This is amazing Emily! You are SO talented and beautiful!

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  4. @H.Moore Pshaw... thank you Heather, you're gonna make me blush lol. x3

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  5. Hi Emily, thanks for being a fan of my blog and leaving that wonderful comment! It means so much to me. You have a pretty awesome blog here yourself! Following ;)

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