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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 ┬áLava, Mikyajy Intense Lip Pencil in 07 Spiced Orange.

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