Monday, April 22, 2013

Mad Men Inspired Eye Makeup {Step by Step}


here is a makeup tutorial i created last year inspired by Mad Men. my makeup/fashion/beauty inspiration most often it comes in the form of television (once my children are nestled all snug in their beds of course). i can't help but love the clothing, makeup and set design of Mad Men. who doesn't love that era?!

makeup for that time period most commonly emphasizes strong eyeliner, a deep contour shade and heavily mascara'd lashes. here's my eye makeup step by step tutorial that this beauty blogger can't get enough of:

  1. apply matte eyeshadow to entire eyelid, preferably the color of vanilla.
  2. using a pencil brush, apply a dark mocha to crease of eyelid. 
  3. follow with a shimmer shade applied to middle of eyelid and brow bone with a fluffy shadow brush for a highlighted effect.





xo,
kristie

6 comments:

  1. Awesome tutorial thanks for sharing!

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  2. Easy enough! Great tutorial. You have great eyebrows by the way. I'm super jealous :)

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  3. This look is classic, love it! By the way, what was the mascara that you used? Your lashes look amazingly thick and black!

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  4. To choosing skin cream for the skin around eye area is very big deal. and this product works smoothly.

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