Hi guys! I posted a picture of this warm & dramatic makeup look on Instagram on Saturday as it was what I wore out that evening. Since the photo seemed to be well received I thought I would share more details on that look with you today! Last Saturday I was going out to celebrate a birthday so I thought I would take a stab at the ever dreaded winged eye liner which I have about a 50% success rate with. After a bit of tweaking and evening, I managed to pull off wings that were relatively similar. When I do winged liner, my preference is the Kat Von D Tattoo Liner as that style of applicator seems to work best for me.
Okay, let’s take a closer look at this warm & dramatic makeup look!
Primer: Too Faced Hangover RX
Foundation: Urban Decay All Nighter in 0.5
Concealer: Urban Decay Naked Skin Concealer in Fair Neutral
Powder: Becca Blotting Perfector
Blush: Becca Mineral Blush in Flowerchild
Contour: Kat Von D Shade + Light Contour Kit – Sombre & Lucid (mixed)
Highlight: Becca x Jaclyn Hill Champagne Glow Palette – Champagne Pop & Pearl (mixed)
Eyes: Urban Decay Primer Potion (original). Anastasia Beverly Hills Modern Renaissance Palette – Golden Ochre & Raw Sienna (transition) Burnt Orange (crease, outer-v and under eye), Red Ochre (outer-v) and Primavera (lid). Colourpop Creme Gel Liner in Swerve (water line). Kat Von D – Tattoo Eye Liner in Trooper (wing). Essence Lash Princess False Effect Mascara (lashes)
Brows: Anastasia Beverly Hills Dip Brow in Taupe
Lips: Colourpop Ultra Matte Liquid Lipstick in Bumble
What I love about this look is how the combination of warm colours remind me of a flame. I wear this combination quite regularly, although not typically with winged liner. My success rate is too iffy for every day wear. There just isn’t time for that in the morning! When I do a wing though, I always use the scotch tape method since I’m not super comfortable with doing them. I do my eye makeup first (normally I do it after my face makeup) and I have scotch tape as a guide. I always stick the tape to my hand a few times to remove some of the sticky. Once I’m done with my eye shadow and have made the wing, I remove the tape and continue on with my primer, foundation and so on. I find this method helps both wings to have a similar angle.
What is your go-to makeup look for a night on the town? Let me know in the comments down below! A warm & dramatic look like this is usually one of my top choices as I loooove wearing warm eye makeup and I usually try to draw attention to my eyes.
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