i’m back with trying new products!
In this post, I’m trying new IT Cosmetics, Urban Decay, Covergirl, Becca Cosmetics and Ofra Cosmetics products. A few weeks ago I did a quick makeup video post of some new products and I thought I’d share a brand new one with more products I received for consideration. I hope you like this makeup look and somehow found this post helpful.
To start my complexion routine, I always start with my daily skincare routine which is quite redundant to say the least. I typically cleanse my face and then apply my daily moisturizer, de-puff under my eyes with some eye cream and then finish off with the application of my daily sunscreen. All of which I have left out of this video to save you some time. After I complete my skincare regimen, I apply my makeup.
In this video, I first applied the PUR Cosmetics No Filter Blurring Primer first to set a good base for the new foundation I am using for the first time in this video and in this case it was the IT Cosmetics CC+ Oil-Free Matte Foundation in Neutral Medium and Rich. I couldn’t find the shade I typically wear in the IT Cosmetics CC+ Foundation line so I had to mix two shades to get my best match.
I bounched the Ofra Cosmetics Perfecting Puff (Use code OFRA30 for 30% off your entire Ofracosmetics.com purchase) all over my face to ensure that my foundation was fully blended. After blending my foundation, I tried the new Becca Cosmetics Ultimate Coverage Longwear Concealer in Golden to conceal any darkness I had under my eyes by applying it in an “upside down triangle” shape then blended it out with the same Ofra Perfecting Puff.
To set my entire face, I dusted the Luscious Cosmetics Translucent Camera Powder with the new Real Techniques Everyday Essential Brush Set 400 Brush all over my face. Then I used the Real Techniques Brush 402 Brush to pack on the same Translucent Camera Powder under my eyes for and concentrated the product where I applied the concealer to ensure that there would be no creasing.
In the video, I continued on to doing my eyes but here is how I completed the rest of my complexion at the end of the video: I sculpted and bronzed my face using the Laura Geller Beach Matte Baked Bronzer in Sunset Deep. Then I went ahead and applied the blush from the Urban Decay Naked Cherry Highlight and Blush Palette and applied it to the apples of my cheeks. The technique I use to make my highlight pop (or to make it appear be more noticeable), I sprayed the Urban Decay All Nighter Spray from the Naked Cherry collection to set my foundation, blush and powder. As the setting spray is almost about dried, I apply the highlight shade from the same Naked Cherry Highlight and Blush Palette onto the high points of my cheeks as well as the bridge of my nose, and everywhere I wanted highlighted.
eyes and brows
After setting my foundation, I filled in my brows to give my face more dimension. I did this off camera to save you some time. Once my brows were done, I tried the Covergirl Lid Lock Up Eyeshadow Primer to prime my lids to ensure that my eyeshadows pop and stay in place throughout the day. For my eyeshadow look, I used various shades from the new Urban Decay Naked Cherry Eyeshadow Palette – Hot Spot (brow bone highlight), Feelz (eye socket/crease shade), Turn On and Bang Bang (eyelid shade), Devilish and Privacy (outer corner shade). I tightlined my eyes with the Lancome Drama Liqui-Pencil Eyeliner in Noir Intense and then applied my winged eyeliner using the new Covergirl Get in Line Liquid Liner in 320 Major Matte Black. I finished my eyes with the Covergirl Peacock Flare Mascara and then added some sas by adding a pair of Kara Eyelashes!
To complete any makeup look, some sort of lip color should be applied to give is a cohesive and a “put together” kind of look. With that being said, I used the Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Lip Pencil to line and fill my lips. Doing this helps adhere the lipstick to my lips thus making the lipstick last longer. I topped my lips Urban Decay Naked Cherry Vice Lipstick in Juicy to give my lips more of a “your lips but better” kind of look and feel. I’m obsessed with this lip combo right now!!
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*Disclosure: This post contains product(s) sent to me for consideration from IT Cosmetics, Urban Decay, Covergirl, Becca Cosmetics, Ofra Cosmetics, Luscious Cosmetics and Real Techniques. No compensation was given to me for this post. Post contains affiliate links. All thoughts expressed are my own. View my policy here.