FOTD – Bronzed Blue

Posted by Lipglossiping On September - 9 - 2009

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I didn’t realise that it had been so long since my last FOTD back in the middle of August!

You may be able to tell from today’s look that I’m having a hard time saying goodbye to summer.  I was gonna do an Illamasqua FOTD featuring 2 products from the Dystopia Collection, but with this mini indian summer we’re currently enjoying I’m gonna postpone that for another week or so.  Hopefully by that time I’ll have my Phenomena  Liquid Metal too!

Anyway, back to this Blue and Bronze look…

Products Used:

Face:

Miss Sporty Light Energy Foundation in Shade 01 (This was an emergency purchase whilst on holiday, beware if you put it on even a tiny bit too heavily the texture is revolting and it goes all flaky.  I mix a little in with my moisturiser for this ultra sheer coverage.)
Body Shop Blush Trio in Cool Dusk (I thought I’d like this when I bought it, but I didn’t realise just how perfect a pop of pink this is for my ultra cool, ultra pale skintone.)

Eyes:

UDPP (of course)
NYX Loose Pearl Eyeshadow in Ocean Blue
Boots 17 Solo Eyeshadow in Mardi Gras lightly applied over the top of the NYX to tone it down a little
Barry M Dazzle Dust in #44 Bronze in crease
MAC Fluidline in Waveline on top lid
L’oreal Voluminous Mascara

Lips:

Maybelline Color Sensational Lipstick in 112 Ambre Rose


8 Responses to “FOTD – Bronzed Blue”

  1. GraceLondon says:

    I really like the blue on your lids. Very pretty and summery. x

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  2. SukaAndSpice says:

    i love the combo of those two colors…really nice!

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  3. @GraceLondon – thank you very much!

    @SukaAndSpice – It’s a bit brave for me, but I liked it so much, I wore it the next day too!

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  4. Charlene says:

    has anyone figured out what a dupe to ambre rose might be yet?? :)

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  5. kelliegonzo says:

    i love your blog :) i got here from the polish exchange on elfster. you have the most perfect skin <3

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  6. Hi Charlene, I’m not a very good dupe hunter/discoverer so can’t help you on that one I’m afraid!

    @Kelliegonzo – thanks so much! Looking forward to the exchange!

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  7. emily says:

    wow!!!! i so looove the blush on you! i’ve been searching for reviews on it and your fotd just made me want to run to the nearest body shop branch to get it!

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