FOTD Featuring Shu Uemura Painting Liner in Citrine

Posted by Lipglossiping On August - 13 - 2009

No laughing… this has to be the boldest ‘look’ I’ve ever done.  And no, I didn’t leave the house.

shucitrine

This Shu Uemura Painting Liner in Citrine (Part of the Primtribe Fall Collection) is B.E.A.U.TIFUL, but how the hell do I create a toned down look with something so bright?

Is it destined to sit gathering dust?  I love you, beautiful liner… but there aren’t enough Mardi Gras’ in the world for me to wear this look to.

Suggestions most gratefully received!!

Eyes:
BeautyUK Eyeshadow Palette (2)
Boots 17 Solo Eyeshadow (Punky Purple)
Shu Uemura Painting Liner (Citrine)
Rimmel Volume Flash Mousse Mascara
Sleek Ink Pot Eyeliner Gel (Purple Rain)

Face:
Everyday Minerals Foundation (Cool-Fair/Medium)
Cory Cosmetics Mineral Blush (Lava)

Lips:
MAC Lustre Lipstick (Lustering)


9 Responses to “FOTD Featuring Shu Uemura Painting Liner in Citrine”

  1. mizzworthy says:

    OMG – I love this look – I would SOOOO wear this out!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  2. Sophie says:

    Wow, It is absolutely stunning. I love bold looks like this and I’d wear it out, and so should you. It is very striking snd looks great!! xx

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  3. Stephanie says:

    Ohhh you SHOULD have a left the house! You look stunning! You don’t need to create a toned down look with it if it’s summer. That make up is perfect for now. Maybe when it gets cooler, pair it with a copper to dark brown eyeshadow? Beautiful. xxx

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  4. Deborah says:

    that look is fierce. you hot hot mama!!!!!! next time leave the house and watch all those tenderoni’s give you looks of jealousy cause they envy what you’ve done! SHOW THEM HOW ITS DONE!!!! Seriously though it is a really nice look. its totally wearable. don’t change a thing!!!!!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  5. VexInTheCity says:

    LUUUUUUUUUUUURVE the eyes, love tne eyes!!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  6. Haha, you lot are brilliant!! I love that you’d all wear this out with pride. Hand on heart, I’d have to be off my face to brave something this bright in public – but I’ll totally rock it whilst doing the washing up.

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  7. Natalie says:

    Stunning!! To tone it down, I would stay with neutral look and do a tight line with this gel liner on the upper lashline. I do that with Shu green, pink or blue ones. Just a pop of color lol.

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  8. @Natalie, thank you very much! Great advice, ‘ll need to practice my ultra fine line lots to achieve subtlety!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  9. liloo says:

    i have just made a search on mac on your blog and i came across this post. this is totally wearable, i would totally wear it and leave the house with it. absolutely freaking love this!!!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

OCC Lip Tar Parade...

Sometimes I get a little bit guilty looking at all the lovely things that I’ve bought and haven’t gotten around to swatching for the blog …

Things wot I did like last week.

There’s only three. Do you like my artistry?  You better hope I get a new camera soon, I’m starting to get into it… There were …

Guest Reviewer Request: The Doctor Brand Blemish Relief Kit

I’m looking for a guest reviewer please to trial and review a range of skincare products for blemish-prone skin. The reviewer will receive a The …

Getting Beachy with Babyliss Wave Envy!

Just as the waves tumble onto the shore, I want my waves to tumble onto my shoulders.  Defined, smooth and shiny.  I want beach-beautiful locks …

What's your beauty nemesis?

Let me set the scene… My makeup is lovely.  I’m very happy with how I’ve scrubbed up this evening… there’s definitely room for improvement, but …

Be Stila my beating heart!

I wasn’t around to see the (re)launch of Stila earlier in the year so it was good to have a catch up recently and check …

The great big UK Tan Line!

I received an interesting press release yesterday that shows the results of a nationwide survey on fake tanning.  It was conducted by YouTravel.com and I …

Perfect Hair and Make Up for a Job Interview!

This post constitutes my entry in response to this competition hosted by cosmetic-candy.com in association with Total Jobs JobAcademy I remember my first job interview …

Brenda Anvari: Cranberry, Orange & Cinnamon Candle

You’ll be forgiven for not having heard of Brenda Anvari, by all accounts she’s a bit of a Devonian secret – serving up beauty treatments …

Charles Worthington Miracle Repair Elixir Oil

Argan Oil (and the like) has done for leave-in hair serums what the Hummingbird Bakery did for cupcakes.  I have spoken to plenty of women …

POPULAR

CLOSED: Competition Time: Givenchy Very Irresistible L'eau en Rose Perfume!

Want to really spoil Mum this Mother’s Day?  Or perhaps you just want to spoil yourself?  It’s ok… I won’t judge… there are plenty of …

CLOSED - Win it! The Body Shop Expert Brush Collection

I don’t know about you, but I woke up this morning with a distinct “Hello Monday morning, I’ve been expecting you…” kinda feeling.  Maybe it’s …

Win a gorgeous "glow" trio with prizes from Urban Decay, New CID, & Arbonne!

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED! WINNER IS: “IZABELLA” (COMMENT #96045) – WINNER HAS BEEN EMAILED!   It’s still January, the MET office have just issued yet another …

Hello? Is this thing on?

Phew, that was a little unexpected. For those of you who haven’t had the misfortune of reading my hand-wringing tweets and woe-ridden facebook updates, let …

Big savings on French Pharmacy brands, win my Escentual.com top picks!

I’m of the firm opinion that for the money, French pharmacy brands offer some of the best solutions for diffcult skin-types. Escentual.com have long been …

Win it! 3 EcoTools Bamboo Bronzer Brushes to win!

I’ve written about these before, you know I love them, I want you to love them too! So why not have a go at winning …

FOTD Busting out of the comfort zone!

You may recall my bitter moans last week about how when presented with a rare opportunity to spend an indecent amount of time playing with …

Dear Obesity...

We have been together for over 20 years, our lives so entwined that I’ve never been sure how to live without you.  I would like …

Avoid the brush off with Oral-B Pro-Expert

There’s a new toothpaste in town. It’s lean, mean and err not very minty as it happens.  Featuring the revolutionary bacteria-busting ingredient Stabilised Stannous Flouride, …

Urban Decay The Black Palette - Photos & Swatches

The soon-to-be-released Black Palette from US eyeshadow maestro’s Urban Decay is an altogether darker affair than the recent Naked set… The Black Palette includes 6, …

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads