Natural / Minimal Makeup - Page 7 - the Fashion Spot
How to Join
Making a Mess
Party_Vixen's Avatar
Join Date: May 2005
Gender: femme
Posts: 10,212
^ Can't give you karma right now but thank you for the link!

Carolyn - Daria - Natalia - Miranda - Valentina - Christy - Kate
  Reply With Quote
front row
gomtik's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: an illusion
Gender: femme
Posts: 494
I also hate looking done up. Normally, I use only Cory Cosmetic mineral makeup, have been using it for years and love it (cause there's a mica free version). And a brown mascara.

Although I've started adding eyeliner when I go out and I'd love to get into blush!

  Reply With Quote
Rova's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Sweden
Gender: femme
Posts: 83
I'm "blessed" with purple eye shadow around my eyes and I have hollow deep set eyes with deep socket lines, so I was thinking I could use this to my advantage and leave most of my natural shadows and only lighten and brighten my upper eyelids to bring my eyes forward.

This should be easy but I don't have many eye shadows and I also discovered that the ones I have won't stay put on the lids like they used to. I don't know anything about primers/good quality eye shadows since this problem is new to me...

I'm pale so a lot of light shadows will still be as dark or darker than my skin... At the same time my lids are a bit purple (almost magenta) because my skin is so thin.
White works well but it doesn't look natural.

Any suggestions for products? I don't want to pack on too many products to achieve this look so it would be great if one product could conceal and brighten and stay put!

  Reply With Quote
tfs star
Jinadaze's Avatar
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Slovenia
Gender: femme
Posts: 1,794
What about a good highlighter instead of an eyeshadow? Benefit Highbeam si great but I would suggest you something compact or creamy rather than liquid.

  Reply With Quote
Rova's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Sweden
Gender: femme
Posts: 83
That could be great because I want to highlight and bring my eyes out of the shadows : ) I like to keep my makeup matte but I think I can get away with some highlighter as long as it's not too metallic/silver/gold but closer to skin tone...

I have NYX Mosaic Highlighter, a pressed powder. I put it on today and it does a pretty god job bringing out the eyes, but it's a bit cold and frosty... Looks almost white. It's still better than my eye shadows!

  Reply With Quote
Previous Thread | Next Thread »

makeup, minimal, natural
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

monitoring_string = "058526dd2635cb6818386bfd373b82a4"

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:31 PM.
Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. is a property of TotallyHer Media, LLC, an Evolve Media LLC company. ©2018 All rights reserved.