Fairly in Pink, Plum and Bronze, and Sea Otters! – Make-up and Magnificence Weblog


A bit of little bit of coloration!

“You are able to do it. Yeah, champ, hold transferring that mixing brush. You bought this… YOU CAN WEAR COLOR! COME ONNNNNNN!

Sure, today, my inner make-up dialogue seems like a boxing coach speaking sh*t from the sidelines.

(Not that I’ve ever boxed a day in my life… The closest I’ve ever come to a hoop is watching Million Greenback Child. Like Tabs was (RIP, buddy), I’m a lover, not a fighter.)

Put this in your “observe to self” file subsequent time you get bored with carrying brows and beiges and the standard impartial fare: pink, plum and bronze. It’s so good, and relying on the depth of your shades, may be surprisingly colourful however nonetheless wearable, too.

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Loving this combo of plum, pink and bronze

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I’m carrying the identical Jane Iredale Naturally Glam Palette from the opposite day; I blended the darkish bronze and the pink shades atop a plum eyeshadow base (MAC Prunella liner, which I buffed out throughout my lids).

You guys, don’t sleep on this palette. It’s not flashy by any means, however the extra I take advantage of it, the extra I fall in love with it, particularly the glowing end. It’s SO forgiving, and far appreciated by my expertise strains.

The pink on this look additionally comes via on the cheeks by way of a peachy pink gel blush by Chantecaille (pricy however pure wanting) and a pinkish violet lip from an Origins Lipstick known as Va Va Violet.

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Origins Va Va Violet

This lippie will not be playin’ as a result of the payoff is loopy intense — like MAC stage intense! Right here I’m carrying it calmly dabbed on my lips for a stained impact, but it surely nonetheless appears to be like fairly pigmented. I really like how this lipstick’s pinkish violet tones complement the delicate pink and purple on my lids.

Notice to self: REMEMBER THIS COMBO! It’s an excellent one!

Make-up Worn on this look

Hanging with my woman love

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Simply chillin’ with my sidekick!

Connor is residence this week for spring break, so we’ve been hanging out lots! Our new favourite factor to do within the morning is watch the live Otter Cam at the Monterey Bay Aquarium whereas we eat breakfast. I don’t know why, however consuming espresso and watching otters play and swim is the perfect factor ever.

We’re headed to DSW in just a few as a result of this youngster simply retains rising! I swear I simply received her a pair of Nikes, and now they barely match.

I’m additionally within the pursuit of a pair of low-heeled platform sandals, ideally in a tan shade.

I’ve determined it’s time to formally retire my assortment of heels, which is a little bit bittersweet as a result of I used to like them a lot. I attempted carrying a pair of Franco Sarto wedges the opposite day (they was my “snug heels”), and I spotted — OH, HELL NO! — there’s simply no manner. LOL! Initially, I can’t chase after a toddler in them, and second, they’re tremendous onerous to drive in. Additionally, I can’t bend down! I’m completed, dude. No extra.

Your pleasant neighborhood magnificence addict,