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Photo shoot Makeup (LOTD)

Hello Glamour Dolls!

It has been some months since I posted, so much has been going on. I have done some traveling, still working full-time and I've been busy with my two side hustles. In the midst of everything, I have been keeping up with the beauty world, thanks to You Tube and Instagram.

Recently, I did my first photo shoot last June and my second photo shoot I did a few weeks ago and it features...yours truly. Here is the makeup that I did on myself for the shoot. The actual pictures of the shoot are not available yet (these are the pics I took with my own camera), but when they are available; I'll post them.









Eyes & Brows

-Mac Spiked brow pencil
-Mac Groundwork paintpot as eye base
-Mac Arena e/s as highlight
-Urban Decay Buck & Naked e/s as bridge color
-Mac Tan pigment lid color
-Mac Sketch e/s in crease
-Maybelline Ultra eyeliner in black
-Duo Adhesive Dark eyelash glue
-Miss Adoro 600 lashes (Thanks AC for helping me with them!)

Face

-Milk of Magnesia as face primer
-Bobbi Brown peach corrector under eyes
-AJ Crimson cream foundation #4
-Ben Nye Banana powder
-Mac Select Cover up NC42 concealer to highlight
-Mac Blunt blush to contour
-Elf Berry Merry blush on cheeks

Lips

-Mac Beet lip liner
-Mac RiRi Woo lipstick
-Mac Clear lip glass



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