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Ombre Vs. Nude

posted by May 8, 2013 6 Comments

The night before I dragged my friend Zohra, over to mine, to play around with make-up and this is what we ended up with.

Make-over session

I couldn’t decide which looked better, so I’ll let you be the judge of that !

The key products used are in the picture underneath:-

To cleanse, prep and prime the Skin – Bioderma Makeup Cleanser, Porefessional by Benefit, BBcream from Maybelline, Gosh cosmetics Foundation Primer , and Kiehl’s Lip Balm.

Skincare BB cream Primers for the face

For the Eyes: L’oreal Volume Million Lashes Mascara, NYX Black Liquid Eyeliner, Mikyajy Black Waterproof Eye Kohl, Ardell Lashes in Demi 120, MUFE aqua cream eye shadow in #15, and Laura Mercier’s Artist palette for Eyes

*not in the Picture is the MUFE waterproof eyebrow corrector in #2

UNE, Benefit cosmetics, M.A.C, Nars, Laura Mercier, L'oreal

eye make-up tutorial

1st Step. Add a dab of concealer all over the eyelids and then set with some translucent powder.

2nd Step. Define the eyebrows with an Angled Brush with MUFE eyebrow corrector in #2.

3rd Step. Apply MUFE aqua cream eyeshadow all over the eyelid with a flat Brush e.g 242 MAC/Sigma SS252 and then with a crease brush dust on Cameo from the LM palette.

4th Step. Intensify the corners by using a crease brush Sigma SS224 with a darker brown.

5th. Gently Apply the false Ardell Lashes and go over with the NYX liquid black Eye liner.

6th. Smudge the eyeliner with a pencil brush or Real Techniques Angle brush.

Working with Contouring and highlighting.

contouring Kim kardashian

I was truly amazed with the BB cream from Maybelline. It instantly covered Zohra’s redness and reduced her pores and small bumps almost instantly !

ombre nude lips

For the Nude lips: MUFE lip pencil in 2C and L’oreal lipstick in #715 choco cream.

Ombre lips


For the ombre lips I used : OCC Lip tar in White, Lancome Rouge in Love “Corail in Love” lipstick, Sephora Glossy Lip Pencil in Glossy Orange, Sleek Pout Paint in  Lava, Mikyajy Intense Lip Pencil in 07 Spiced Orange.

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