26 Jun 2014

FOTD | Elsie Vintage, Sleek Makeup & Magnolia on Sunday

On a normal day at work, I wear no makeup. On special days/days I wake up with makeup on my mind, I spend 20mins max on my makeup. On Sundays however, I can spend up to 45mins doing my makeup. Sundays are for our 'Sunday Best' so I decide how I want to look to complement whatever it is I am wearing on that particular sunday.

On this day, I was wearing a top I got from Elsie Vintage last year at a Shopping Event. This top has been sitting in my closet since last year and has never been worn. Why? I really have no idea. On this particular day, I was feeling breezy and bright and so decided to wear it. I wanted colour on my face but had no idea how it would look considering that I love neutrals and have those on most of the time. Seeing as I don't work with colour on myself most of the time, I decided to use the colours on the top as an inspiration.
And, this is how it turned out.

Face:
Sephora BB Cream in Dark
Blush Beauty Liquid Foundation
Maybelline Clear Smooth Powder
Sleek compact powder
Black Radiance Mosaic Bronzer

Eyes:
Zaron brow kit
Tara eye primer
Sleek Original iDivine Palette
Asta gel liner in Onyx
Maybelline Colossal Kajal

Lips:
Magnolia Makeup Infinity palette

Brushes:
Hegai & Esther brushes
Gifty's Daughter
I really had fun with this look and it made me realise that 'just a little colour' every once in a while isn't such a bad idea.

Since Sunday is the one day of the week I am certain of wearing proper makeup, I am trying to make sure I get enough content on sunday for one proper FOTD post per week. Let's see how that goes.
Olufunmi Afolabi said...

u look beautiful.. love ur hair? :)
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NaturallyRandom said...

I love the entire look...I was trying to decide whether to compliment your earrings or your lippie color but ultimately I realized, HECK I just love it all hair, makeup, blouse and accessories! I've never heard of Magnolia makeup...scurries off to Google! lol

Abigail Gunther said...

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Barbara Onianwah said...

lol, thanks dear.

Barbara Onianwah said...

thanks dear

Barbara Onianwah said...

thanks a lot. Hope I don't disappoint