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Unicorns Lounging by the Poolside

I’m wearing blue again today, since April is Autism Awareness month. I keep forgetting to take pix of it but my toes are Illamasqua Phallic with a coat of Cult Nails Hypnotize Me on top, making them an awesome deep blue with sparkly flecks of teal. Anyway, back to the look at hand. I just sort of played with colors again, keeping in mind that I wanted to use Poolside as my central color and went from there.

Too Faced Shadow Insurance
Makeup Geek Cinderella – browbone, blended down towards crease
Makeup Geek Poolside – applied to inner and outer lid and lower crease, first dry, and then with MAC Fix+. Later applied on top of Galaxy to lower lash line
Makeup Geek Mermaid – middle of lid, later applied with MAC Fix+ to middle of lid and inner v
Makeup Geek Unicorn – outer v area, blended inwards and towards crease
Fyrinnae OMGWTF – lower crease, blended inwards
Makeup Geek Vanilla Bean – under eyebrows
Urban Decay Frigid – to define eyebrows
Make Up For Ever Aqua Liner in 13 Matte Black – upper lash line and outer lower lash line
Urban Decay 24/7 Liquid Liner in Siren – upper lash line above 13 Matte Black
Urban Decay 24/7 liner in Binge – lower water line
Smashbox Lash Primer
Too Faced Nylon Lash System
Luxx Mascara

Dior Hydra Life BB Creme SPF 30 PA +++
Illamasqua Pressed foundation in 115
Silk Naturals Untinted Oil Control Blur Finishing Powder

Mattese Elite Peaches n’ Cream – blush
Nyx Taupe – contour
NARS Nico – highlight

Luxx gloss in Squeeze

I started with TFSI, because a good primer is a necessity! I used Cinderella on my browbone and blended downwards to my crease. I applied Poolside to the inner and outer lid, leaving a small gap for the highlight on my lid. I went back with MAC Fix+ and used that with Poolside again, to intensify the color. I used Mermaid in the small gap on my lid, and then went back over it with Fix+ to intensify it. I applied more Poolside to my lower crease. Above Poolside, I applied OMGWTF in my crease and blended upwards and inwards. I then realized I needed to add Mermaid to my inner v. I applied Poolside as an elongated cat eye shape at the outer lash line and blended some more. I took Galaxy and applied that along the lower lash line. I then blended some Poolside on top of Galaxy along the lower lid. Next I used Unicorn at the elongated cat eye shape in the outer v, blending inwards and upwards. I used Vanilla Bean under my eyebrows and blended. I took MUFE Aqua Liner in 13 Matte Black and lined closely to my upper lash line, slightly thickening at the outer corner and I used a bit along the outer lower lash line. I applied UD 24/7 liquid liner in Siren above that for a subtle double liner effect. I used UD 24/7 liner in Binge on the lower waterline. I defined my brows with UD’s Frigid.

Some products purchased by me. Others sent for consideration. All opinions are my own.

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    • http://beautygnome.blogspot.com Jessica

      Your skin looks gorgeous in these pics!! Love the eye look too, of course!

      • Phyrra

        Thanks Jessica! I feel like I have a ton of makeup plastered on since I was trying to color correct the bb cream.

    • http://www.geniabeme.com Eugenia

      This is so pretty. Its very pretty when your eyes are closed but I love how you can see every color even when your eye is open!

      • Phyrra

        Thank you Eugenia! <3

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      So very pretty! I love the eyes especially!

      • Phyrra

        Thanks Wendi!

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      This is soooo pretty on you! It really came together well.

      • Phyrra

        Thank you Kimberlee!

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      Your skin looks /amazing/ in these pictures.

      • Phyrra

        Thank you <3

    • Krystal D

      Phyrra check these cool nail shields out for Autism Awareness:)http://www.amy.jamberrynails.net/home/ProductDetail.aspx?id=361

      • Phyrra

        Thank you for sharing Krystal!

    • http://bibasbeautycorner.blogspot.com/ Biba

      You look so lovely!

      • Phyrra

        Thanks Biba!

    • http://www.jennifae.com/ Jennifae

      Amazing look, Phyrra!

      • Phyrra

        Thank you Jennifae!

    • http://perilouslypale.com Perilously Pale

      I really love this look! That is one gorgeous, pigmented lip gloss too!

      • Phyrra

        Thank you C <3

    • http://pearlsquirrel.blogspot.com Silke

      You always manage to make such fun looks, matching it with cute accesories!

      You look stunning, and your skin looks almost airbrushed, I’d love to see a review on that BB cream!

      • Phyrra

        Thank you so much! I’ll do another review on the BB cream soon. I’ve been meaning to do a follow up :)

    • http://roxcat.net/blog/ roxcat

      Such wonderful colors in this look!

      • Phyrra

        Thanks Roxcat!

    • Melody

      Love this! How are you liking the Dior bb cream?

      • Phyrra

        The texture is really nice. The color is awful on me. It’s too dark and orange on me.