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get the look: V-Day Monochromatic Pink

Tuesday, February 05, 2013

Looking for the perfect Valentine's Day makeup look? Look no further! This how to shows you how to rock a subtle smoky, yet flirty look for valentines day! Even cooler- It's monochromatic, so we're using shades of pink on eyes, lip and skin! Also, we use our multi-purpose HD Blush on cheeks AND lips! Here's how:

Step 1: Using our Baked Eyeshadow in 'Burnt Plum', and an Essentials Blending Brush, shade the eyelid and blend through the crease.

Step 2: Grab our Mineral Eyeshadow in 'Sweet' and apply it over the 'Burnt Plum' on the inner corners and center of the lid for dimension.

Step 3: Line the eyes with our Flat Eyeliner Brush and Cream Eyeliner in 'Black' and smudge for a sultry effect.

Step 4: Apply our Defining Mascara for flirty lashes.

Step 5: Using our HD Blush in 'Superstar' and a Small Stipple Brush, brush color onto the cheeks and blend back into the hairline.

Step 6: Grab our Radiance Enhancer in 'Spotlight' and highlight the tops of the cheekbones. Blend in the highlighter using your fingers or the same Stipple Brush.

Step 7: Get more use out of your HD Blush! Apply it to the lips with a Small Smudge Brush for a pop of color.

Step 8: Finish off the look with a swipe of our Hypershine Gloss in 'Joy' and toss it in your bag for on-the-go touch ups!

How are YOU going to do your makeup for Valentines Day?



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mruiz wrote:
1) 1/31/2013 9:44:39 AM
I Like it
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WAT923 wrote:
2) 1/31/2013 9:45:39 AM
I think the eyes with the lips is a little much...but to each their own! Happy V-Day! (Or as I like to call it My Dad's Birthday xD)
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Lisa AA wrote:
3) 1/31/2013 9:48:07 AM
Nice! I am celebrating Valentine's Day with a quiet evening at home with my sweetheart, a bottle of wine and a good steak!
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cesi wrote:
4) 1/31/2013 9:49:05 AM
Love the pink lip! I'm spending my V-day with my soon-to-be-here newborn!
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rayanne wrote:
5) 1/31/2013 9:51:25 AM
Love this look!! I will have to try it.
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Sofia S. wrote:
6) 1/31/2013 9:51:29 AM
Can't wait to try this!
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mvperez13 wrote:
7) 1/31/2013 9:52:59 AM
This is too cute! Always looking for holiday looks that aren't TOO literal. Also, I'll have to amp up the festivities because I'll be celebrating Valentine's Day (also my 3 yr anniversary) 3000 miles away from my boyfriend. :(
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Cece2 wrote:
8) 1/31/2013 9:56:21 AM
Cute! Im going to dinner with my husband for Valentine's day!
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stacybeth wrote:
9) 1/31/2013 10:00:09 AM
love this!!!!!
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Scarl3tr3d wrote:
10) 1/31/2013 10:00:56 AM
Very nice. My husband and I will be going to dinner and a movie.
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MkupLdy wrote:
11) 1/31/2013 10:04:56 AM
I love pinks on me and in this guide. I love the dimension with the mineral eyeshadow "Sweet", one I don't have. Happy Valentines indeed!
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nessaaqwerty wrote:
12) 1/31/2013 10:09:41 AM
Waterpoof everything. Sit at home and cry, but still look good! Woohoo.
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speina wrote:
13) 1/31/2013 10:17:21 AM
I love this look so easy can't wait for 2/14!
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MariaG wrote:
14) 1/31/2013 10:20:17 AM
I'm wearing a gold eyeshadow with dark brown in the crease with pink lips-my favorite combination. The husband and I haven't decided what we're doing for Valentine's Day-I did get him a gift already =)
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kmnola wrote:
15) 1/31/2013 10:22:13 AM
Love this look. I think I'm going to do a smoky eye for my Valentine's look!
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urastar wrote:
16) 1/31/2013 10:26:21 AM
I'm definitely doing lavender that fades into pink for my eyes and godesss as my lip gloss.
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ArianaB wrote:
17) 1/31/2013 10:31:43 AM
Gorgeous look!
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chrissygirl wrote:
18) 1/31/2013 10:32:17 AM
I'm wearing natural makeup with a bold red lip for vday!
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castRGC wrote:
19) 1/31/2013 10:38:39 AM
This look is very pretty. For Valentines, my makeup will be very minimal. I don't want it to get in the way of my dinner, dessert and drinks - LOL!
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Sweetlee1 wrote:
20) 1/31/2013 10:40:24 AM
That is great makeup look. I like how subtle yet polished it is.
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EReesey wrote:
21) 1/31/2013 10:50:29 AM
I love the shade of pink they used! I have fair skin so I know this look would be good for me too. I will have to try it!
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tmyriam07 wrote:
22) 1/31/2013 11:14:47 AM
the colors are so pretty think this will be my vday make up for the special day :)
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Elf-y wrote:
23) 1/31/2013 11:17:53 AM
Love it!
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MissKayna1989 wrote:
24) 1/31/2013 11:21:32 AM
I think its a little bit bland! Needs more color.
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Jeimi wrote:
25) 1/31/2013 11:28:17 AM
I like it. I'm probably just gonna do my everyday makeup: winged liner, big lashes, glowy cheeks and a red or plummy lip!
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Anjoyla wrote:
26) 1/31/2013 5:54:11 PM
I am celebrating Valentines Day quiet this year I am having surgery a week before. I am hoping to have a quiet dinner, and a movie.
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ZeldaGannon wrote:
27) 2/11/2013 8:25:52 AM
its a nice look it bring attention to the eyes, having your star crossed lover staring into your souls door and the lips are played down so then youre not over doing it i like it. Thanks Elf for the look.
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