Hello everyone, I have a sort of coral theme look for you today as this season is all about coral, peaches and oranges.
This look is fresh and easy to achieve – great for a day out with girlfriends, brunch or shopping. You can always switch up the lips for a more daring and dramatic result or you can skip the mint green highlight to keep the look more simple. But for me, I am loving the mint green highlight – I think that’s the key for this look.
Hope you like it.
- Prep face with a primer to add radiance to skin.
Apply foundation to even up skin tone.
Set rest of the face with loose powder or lightly dust some press powder to set with a big, fluffy brush.
Quick and easy despite the look of it. Featuring the Dior 1 Couleur Eye Gloss in 560 Tan and 750 Sunset – these eye glosses are very easy to blend.
Apply Sunset all over the lids and blend to soften edges.
Apply Tan to the outer 1/3 of the lids and blend together with Sunset.
Tight line upper lash line with a black eyeliner – you can choose to use a deep brown if black is too strong for your liking.
Apply a brown eyeliner along the upper lids and soften edges with Tan.
Line 2/3 of your lower lash line with a brown eyeliner.
Blend to soften edges and darken the outer 2/3 of the lower lash line with Tan.
Apply Sunset to 1/3 of the lower lash line.
Apply Chanel Illusion D’Ombre in 87 Riviére to the inner corners of the eyes and blend upwards.
Apply mascara and some false eyelashes if needed.
For this look, I went for slightly more sculpted cheeks with a pop of coral and a little shimmer. This will help bring the entire look together.
Sculpt cheek bones with Illamasqua Powder Blusher in Rumour.
Apply a coral blush slightly above contour (hallows of the cheeks) and blend upwards.
Mix the two lightest shades from Burberry Sheer Summer Glow Natural Highlighting Compact and apply it on the highest points of the cheek bones.
- Prep lips with lip balm/primer/lip essence.
Use a lip pencil to shape your lips
Apply lipstick to complete this look.
Thank you for looking.
Dior Diorskin Radiant Base in 001
Dior Diorskin Forever Fusion Wear Makeup
Bobbi Brown Sheer Finish Pressed Powder
Chanel Perfect Brows
Urban Decay UrbanBrow
Dior Diorskin Nude Skin Perfecting Hydrating Concealer
Dior 1 Couleur Eye Gloss in 560 Tan
Dior 1 Couleur Eye Gloss in 750 Sunset
Chanel Illusion D’Ombre in 87 Riviére
MAC Powderpoint Eye Pencil in Engraved
Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencils in Corrupt
Urban Decay Lush Lash Mascara
Clinique Bottom Lash Mascara
Princess Lee False Eyelashes in PX-8
Illamasqua Powder Blusher in Lover
Illamasqua Powder Blusher in Rumour
Burberry Sheer Summer Glow Natural Highlighting Compact
Ettusais Lip Essence
MAC Lip Pencil in Boldy Bare
Shu Uemura Rouge Unlimited Lipstick in OR520
Dior Vernis in 219 Beige Safari
Joey you look great! Gorgeous!
Thank you Kris =)
I like the idea with the highlight!
Yes, it changes a look instantly..
I think a sky blue highlight will look as good too =)
Hi again Joey, can I ask for a favour? Can you please compare the greenish shade from Nars Habanera duo with Chanel Illusion D’ombre in Riviere colour-wise? Thank you!
Will post both swatches for you =)
Great look Joey. I love the eye look a lot.
Thank you Jacqueline =)
This eye look is quite versatile, try it!!
I noticed your bling! congrats!
Ha.. That’s not the one I am afraid =(
I love this look, Joey 🙂 Rivière reminds me of the mint/blue side of Nars Habanera duo 🙂
Thank you Cindy =)
Riviére is more luminous and translucent but they are both gorgeous mints!!
Haha I just saw this! So I think the colours are quite similar. Thank you!
How long is the staying power for Dior eyeglosses?
Dior Eye Glosses have a powdery finish, they lasts pretty well on me – no creasing nor fading in 8 hours..
But I don’t usually have issues with creasing or fading..
I try to wear an eyeshadow primer whenever I remember tho..
Because of their powdery finish, it’s best not to rub or touch the eyes because they are not smudge-proof IMO..
Hope this helped..
lovely summer looks!
Thank you =)
Chanced upon ur blog n m loving it.. You look really
Elegant n poised in ur photos , really cool ..
Can I get ur advice on how n what products
U are using to get ur brows ? They look so
Natural yet nicely shaped ..
Thank you and welcome to my little blog..
I did a post all about my brows here >> https://joeychong.wordpress.com/2012/03/23/my-brow-routine/
Hope you enjoy your stay, see you around =)