Beauty How To – GUESS Accessories Campaign

Beauty How To – GUESS Accessories Campaign

I am head-over-heels in love with the latest Guess Accessories campaign! The makeup is to-die-for and I can’t wait to try this look out, so I asked two of my favourite Durban based makeup artists, Candice Mac Nicol (@cands_mac) and Lisa Bailey (@LisaBaileyPout)  to give me their tips, tricks and product recommendations on how to get this glam old-Hollywood look! ON THE FACE Candice’s Tips Allow your natural skin and glow to shine through! The foundation is light and well-matched to the skin tone, allowing a natural glow. Using a wet cosmetic sponge, wet Beauty Blender or wet Stippling brush, apply a light to medium coverage liquid foundation on the face. Great products to use include MAC Face & Body or Chanel Vitalumiere Aqua. Apply concealer only where needed (under eyes, around base of nose, any red areas). This type of look requires a natural skin tone and the final look shouldn’t be too heavy or matte. Great products to use include Bobbi Brown concealer, Clinique eye concealer or Smashbox HD concealer. If you’d like, apply a highlighting concealer under the eyes like YSL Touche Eclat. Use a flat, synthetic brush and your ring finger. Contour & Highlight using a matte…

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Liquid Lines (Part 2) – Recreate the look

Liquid Lines (Part 2) – Recreate the look

Want the inside scoop on how to get the hottest look from London and Milan Fashion Week? MAC’s Underground Society, look features graphic eyes was a key trend at shows like C’N’C Costume National as well as Antonio Beradi and we’ll show you how to get the looks, from the artists themselves… As seen at ANTONIO BERADI “Boudoir goes into battle. Most girls have this modern Marlene Dietrich eye with graphic Samurai lines. Some have a soft degrade texture-upon-texture lip” – Val Garland Inside Val’s MAC palette: Eyes: Powerpoint Pencil in Grey Utility “Wrapped from the inner corners of the eyes and blended through the crease of the eye lids, tilting up at the outer corners” Fluidline in Black Track “Drawn in a precise graphic line extending from the inner corners of the eyes, along the upper and lower lash lines and out past the outer corners of the eyes” No mascara Face: Studio Sculpt Foundation mixed with Face and Body Foundation Prep+Prime Transparent Finishing Powder Lips Lipglass in English Accents “Blotted onto lips with fingers” As seen at C’N’C COSTUME NATIONAL "It’s about the contrast between the softness of the lips, the freshness of the skin and the dangerous…

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