Neutral Eye with Pop of Blue

I went to watch my friends perform in their dance show today. Since I actually ventured outside of campus was going out, I decided to do something nice and with my makeup.

Enter the Sephora palette:

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I apologize for the quality not being that great, I use my iPhone camera to take pictures!

I started off with my regular face routine, as described here, and used the following products:

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Top left Into the Tropics Palette: Seychelles, Barbados, and Peru (third and fourth on the top row, and the green shadow)
Top Right NYX Single Eyeshadow: ES 34 Suede
Bottom L.A. Colors Jumbo Eye Pencil: Waves

 1) I primed my eyelid with the E.L.F. Eyelid Primer
2) Layer Barbados & Seychelles on eyelid
3) Use Suede in crease
4) Use a blending brush and concentrate Peru on the outer corner of eye
5) Line bottom lash line with Jumbo Eye Pencil in Waves
6) Apply eyeliner and mascara

After that, I decided to add my NYX Matte Lipstick in Tea Rose, and top it with the NYX Mega Shine Lipgloss in Trendy

Let me know what you think!

-Court

Sephora Haul| Smashbox, Cover FX, GlamGlow & More

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Browsing Sephora.com + boredom. Never a good idea!

Anyway, I ordered some items for my birthday (November 2) on from Sephora. My purchase included three items: the Sephora Collection Moonshadow Baked Palette in Into the Tropics, the Smashbox Try-Me Kit, and the Cover FX Mattifying Primer with Anti-Acne Treatment. In addition to these items, I was also eligible to receive the VIB birthday gift, and the standard three samples. On top of that, there were two promotions going on that allowed me to choose 1 of 3 seasonal sample sets (either 8 makeup, fragrance, or skincare samples) with a $25 purchase, and receive a limited edition holiday tote bag (though I can’t remember why).

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