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!

  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

  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

  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!!!!!

  5. VexInTheCity says:

    LUUUUUUUUUUUURVE the eyes, love tne eyes!!

  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.

  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.

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

  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!!!

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