FOTD | Pink Spring Makeup Look

Wednesday, 22 April 2015

Simple makeup looks are my go-to currently. My skin has been really dry for no apparent reason so the less makeup on my face the better. Luckily having a fringe (bangs) means I can cheat and only have to put makeup on a small area of my face!

I love the matte lip look which can be achieved from just relying on a lip pencil for my lip colour and that's what I'm wearing here. I had a really gorgeous nude lip pencil from KIKO which I can't find anywhere so I picked up this Sleek Makeup Lip Pencil in Bare Essential as a replacement. I wasn't expecting much as it was only £1.99 but it's the perfect nude and is really similar to my natural lip colour. The pigmentation is minimal and the formula is a little dry (as it's a lip liner), but it's nothing a few coats and a bit of lip balm can't fix.

For the rest of my makeup I stuck to pink blush which I rarely wear and a dusky brown for my lids. I've definitely been swept up with the excitement of Spring which has led to me wearing a few more bright colours than usual.

MAC Pro Longwear Foundation (NC42)
MAC Studio Fix Powder (C40)

L'Oreal Paris Volume Million Lashes Mascara (Extra Black)
GOSH Forever Eyeshadow (Silver Rose)
ELF Jumbo Eyeshadow Stick (D34)

Rimmel London Brow This Way (Dark Brown)

ELF 50pc Makeup Artist Palette Blush (Light Pink)

Sleek Makeup Lip Pencil (Bare Essential)

Have you tried any new makeup looks?

Lesley x


  1. I love this makeup look, simple with a tint of colour! I have to try it.
    Thank you!!

  2. You look Gorg! I rarely step outside the box actually hardly wear full face makeup.

    1. Thank you Tomes, that must be nice though. I'd love to wear less makeup all the time x

  3. Simple and yet, still dramatic. Definitely suits you.

  4. I love this look and that eyeshadow is gorgeous!
    So earthy and natural.:-)

  5. I love this look on you. Specially the lipstick!

  6. Love your hair and lips. Absolutely gorgeous !


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