Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Get The Look : Nicole Richie

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Nicole Richie’s look proves less really is more, she looks effortlessly beautiful. This look is an expression of self confidence. The aim is to give the complexion a healthy glow by using foundation and blusher that subtly enhances your natural skin tone rather than disguise it. This look is one of the hardest looks to achieve - you need careful choice of colour and a light skillful touch. Natural means enhancing your natural look with as little make up as possible, choose warm earthy neutral tones.

Essential Tools

Essence Stay All Day Foundation €3.99

Essence Silky Touch Blush €2.99

Essence Quattro Eye shadow set €3.49

Essence Stay with me Long Lasting Lip gloss in Me and My Ice Cream €2.49

Essence 2 in 1 Volume Mascara €3.79

Re-Creating the Look

Make sure your skin is really well moisturised. Use a primer to give the best base possible for your foundation to adhere to. Apply a light coverage of foundation like Essence Stay All Day Foundation, conceal problem areas and set with loose powder.

Dust the apples of your cheeks with a soft shade of blusher to create a healthy glow. Try using Essence Silky Touch Blush.

Use an eyeshadow brush to apply the lightest shade of eye shadow all over the lid. Then use a medium shade of shadow in the crease of the eye socket.. Try using Essence Quattro eye shadow sets.

Use a pencil eyeliner along the lash line as close to the lashes as possible placing emphasis on the outer corners.

Apply mascara such as Essence 2 in 1 Volume Mascara. Brush the eyebrows into shape and define if necessary with eyeshadow.

Define the lips with a neutral shadow of lip liner pencil and fill in with lipstick or apply some lip gloss. For a fresh soft and light finish apply Essence Stay with me Long Lasting Lip Gloss in Me and My Ice Cream.

Shauna xx

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