Sunday, February 7, 2016

Valentine's Day 2016 Makeup Look #1


I wanted to share some Valentine's Day looks with you. I'll probably only post about three, which is better than the last time I attempted this. You can check out 2014's Valentine's Day Eye Look here. I just went with the wind, and this what I came up with. 

My face was pretty matte with a slight sheen due to the highlight. I skipped out on the contour on this look. I concentrated the shimmer on the eyes.


  • Primed face with Smashbox Photo Finish Primer
  • Sprayed MAC Fix Plus
  • Used It Cosmetics Brow Power & Elizabeth Mott Queen of the Fill Brow Gel
  • Too Faced Shadow Insurance on the lids
  • Boo Boo Cover Up Concealer
  • Tarte Amazonian Clay Foundation
  • Face was set with Bare Minerals Mineral Veil 

  • Used Too Faced's Marizpan on the inner lid
  • Applied Makeup Forever's Olive Gray shadow on rest of lid
  • Used Lorac's Nectar in the crease area to blend it all together
  • Used Lorac's LT. Brown in the crease & outer area 
  • Stila's Stay All Day Liquid Eyeliner was used
  • Mascara was Smashbox Full Exposure & Touch in Sol Stretchex Stretch Lash Effect 
I was thinking how Olive Gray & Marizpan seemed a bit odd together. Thankfully Nectar and the Light Brown bought them together. I'm really liking the Touch in Sol mascara! 

I feel like this look is just simply sweet. If not for Valentine's Day, perhaps for date night. I had a sample of the Nars blush before, and fell in love with it. Nars Gina is a matte peachy orange blush. 

Cheeks & Lips

♥ Lupe


  1. This is a beautiful makeup look!! That Nars blush looks so pretty, and I love the way the eyeshadows turned out!!

  2. The Gina blush looks gorgeous and I love the Laura Mercier highlighter, it's perfect for a nice, natural look :) xx

    Jasmine Talks Beauty

    1. Agree! I'm loving the highlighter for natural looks.

  3. Gorgeous look! I'm so in love with your eyeliner here! xx

  4. Very pretty Lupe! I'm still eyeing that highlighting powder!
    xo, Lily

    1. Thanks! It's a really nice highlight. I was glad I found it in a kit.

  5. Such a beautiful look! My immediate thought was I neeeed that lipstick, so I'm very glad it's an affordable one haha ;) My poor wallet can only handle so much makeup buying in one week.

    1. Yes! Wet n Wild for the win. What have you picked up?

  6. Very pretty! You can't go wrong with liquid liner for a special occasion!

    1. Thank you, Carol!
      Exactly! Liquid eyeliner is awesome. I feel like it's also great for covering up any mistakes I made.

  7. Great makeup, very pretty. Would you like to follow each other? if you decided to follow me on BLOGLOVIN and Instagram please let me know so I can follow you back. Thank you.

  8. Lovely post. I've been wanting to trying that tarte foundation for ages.


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