Pomegranates in October and February

Something interesting happened with this look. I wasn’t putting it together to necessarily take pictures and write up a blog post, I was actually just throwing on some color before I went to the movies. But what was interesting is that I layered two pomegranate colors, a light pink, and a tiny bit of purple, and it turned into this really pretty purple shade. While these pictures certainly aren’t showcasing any one color, I wanted to show how just playing around a little bit can produce something unexpected. So play! Go run to your bathroom or bedroom or (drool…) makeup room and play play play!

On the eyes:

  • bareMinerals Brightening Pearl eye primer from lashes to brow
  • Maybelline Pomegranate Punk Color Tattoo 24-hour cream eyeshadow on the lid
  • bareMinerals October patted over the Pomegranate
  • bareMinerals February swept above crease and blended down
  • bareMinerals May blended lightly in outer corner and under outer 1/2 of lower lashes
  • Mally volumizing mascara

On the lips:

  • tarte Lipsurgence in Sweet
  • MAC lipglass in Totally It


About Essy
I'm finally figuring out this makeup thing in my 30's. It's so much fun to collect and play with new colors and styles. I'm not a makeup artist, and far from it. I welcome any comments and tips you have!

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