looking peachy keen

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A look at my makeup stash will probably cause you a mild heart attack and/or aneurysm. Other beauty bloggers can probably relate. To say I am ashamed of myself is not stretching any truths.
The situation is even worse than you imagine because despite the myriad colours available to me for every makeup item, I am a creature of habit and revert to my trusty matte nudes and black eyeliner. Utterly boring, I know. I have slapped my wrists on your behalf.

Sometimes, the stars align and I take sudden fancy to playing with colours outside my comfort/lazy zone. That’s what gave rise to this springtime look. A little bit of peach, a little green and a touch of purple.
Like it?
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Pardon my brows

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MAKEUP BREAKDOWN


Face/ Cheeks

Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk foundation
Laura Mercier Secret Brightening Powder
Le Blush Crème de Chanel in #62 Présage
Revlon Age Defying Spa Face Illuminator 010 Bare Light
Giorgio Armani Master Corrector in No. 2 Orange

Eyes/ Eyebrows

Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer Potion
L’Oreal La Couleur Infallible in 039 Magnetic Coral (inner third)
L’Oreal La Couleur Infallible in 009 Permanent Kaki (mid eyelid to outer third)
Daniel Sandler Beyond Sunset Eye Shadow Quad shade Cocoa (outer corner)
Max Factor Liquid Effect Eye Pencil in Violet Voltage (on upper lashline)
MAC Technakohl Liner in Brownborder (on bottom lashline)
L’Oreal Lash Architect 4D mascara
Anastasia Beverly Hills Dipbrow Pomade in Dark Brown

Lips

MAC See Sheer


It felt like a lot of colour. But I stuck it out for the day!

What colours do you like to experiment with? 

looking peachy keen

6 thoughts on “looking peachy keen

    1. Thank you Madhu.
      Aren’t we both just a little safe?
      I’ve made a little promise to myself to refrain from using trusty favourites so trying new looks is (slowly) becoming easier.
      I take comfort in the fact that at least it all washes off – you know, should complete disaster eventuate 😉

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