Thursday, July 24, 2008

testing my NYX chrome eyeshadows....


as much as i love pressed eyeshadows, my heart still longs for loose pigments! i've started wearing eyeshadows when i got introduced to loose mineral eyeshadows. and i can say that until now, i would prefer using them than my pressed ones.

i would love to own MAC pigments, but the price has been stopping me to get them. i have their set of antiquitease pigments but that's about it. i have lots of mineral e/s but of course, i'd love to try out other brands. good thing, there's a good alternative...NYX chrome eyeshadows! :)

they are like mineral pigments where you would need to have a sticky base so they won't fall off. also, it's recommended to apply them in a patting motion instead of swiping. honestly, i had a hard time applying and blending because the glitters keep on falling off. and i swear i am patting them on! LOL

anyway, here's my attempt:

i know...i know...i sucked! can you give me another chance to make things right? :)

and me, working hard...

hello, X!?

EYES:

Modelco Brow kit in Dark topped with MAC Girl Boy
UDPP
MAC paintpot in Painterly
NYX Chrome e/s in Yellow on the inner 1/3 of the lid, Blue Eyes on the rest of the lid area, MAC Carbon on the outer-V and crease
NYX trio in Ultrachic (middle color to highlight
Covergirl VolumeExact Mascara in Brown black topped with L'oreal Telescopic Mascara
MUFE Aqua eyes in black on the waterlines

FACE:

Monistat as primer
Lauress foundation in Radiant Ivory
CinemaSecrets concealer for the undereyes and sides of the nose
Oceanmist Saffron Concealer on the undereyes
MAC Sculpt and Shape
MAC True Romantic

LIPS:

MAC Profusion

( i seriously look like a cone head with that pouf! LOLZ)

5 comments:

Askmewhats said...

gosh girl! i think your look is just perfect!It took me 3 tries to get this NYX Chrome shadows..but with your first try? it was already perfect!

Gracie said...

Oh, I love this FOTD sis! That's not really new is it as I'm a great fan of your endless talent. You don't suck at anything sis... even when you could hardly talk on the phone because you're upset ;) *just teasing...

...and oh, yeah! Nice to see you working hard... I like the way you did your hair too. Cute!

Shen said...

love it! i like the teasing yellow on the tearduct. so chic! love the rocker effect with the hair and black top. :) haii! i hope to be as good as you are in applying makeup.. :) galeng ni jheng!

iamsutil said...

'twas really hard blending them nikki because of the fall outs. maybe i would try applying them wet next time. but i really love the color payoff. i wish i got more. lol

i seriously think i look like a cone head with that pouf ate gracie lol

gaga magaling ka din shen

Askmewhats said...

girl...try petroleum jelly, thin layer lang..it works!

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