One of my favorite looks is a matte smoky eye and a deep red lip. Pairing this with an AMAZING black and nude dress and a killer smile just makes it absolutely perfect!
On this lovely lady I used Smashbox’s Full Exposure Palette, Too Faced’s Boudoir Eyes Soft & Sexy Eye Shadow Palette, Smashbox Black Jet Set Waterproof Liner and Ardell Lashes. And on her lips is Maybelline’s Color Sensational Creamy Matte Lip Color (Divine Wine).
How gorgeous does she look!?
The makings of a beautiful bride:
This beautiful bride knew exactly what she wanted when it came to her makeup. She wanted something a little more dramatic than natural, but not quite smoky on her eyes. And what the bride wants, the bride gets!
To accomplish her dream eye make-up, we used a matte warm chocolate brown on her upper lid with a darker matte brown and and a matte violet in her crease. On her lid we applied a warm beige and blended the entire eyelid for a flawless transition. And as the bride requested, a slight wing completed the eyelid makeup!
In case anyone was wondering what we use on a daily basis, I listed out some of our favorite products below!
We all know matte lips are definitely more popular these days. Matte lipsticks stay on a lot longer and don’t smudge easily ,making them a great choice for long wear. But wearing a little shine and gloss now and then is always an exciting change!
One of my favorite gloss lipsticks is Stila’s Stay All Day Vinyl Lip Gloss. This lip gloss is ultra pigmented and long lasting, while still being incredibly moisturizing. This means you get the burst of color all day while not having to worry about drying out your lips!
Color in photo is Fuchsia Vinyl.
The best part about doing makeup is seeing how happy the person is with the final product. We love seeing our brides shine on their special day, they deserve it!
If you’re in the Boston area and are looking for a Makeup Artist, reach out and we will be more than happy to help!
Contact info can be found on the About page.
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