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Create This Look For Less

Hey Everyone!! I'm Nikki and I'm a freelance makeup artist based in Los Angeles.

I've created Create This Look For Less to help you achieve high fashion and celebrity red carpet looks without draining your bank account. Don't worry, I'll post about my favorite higher end products as well!

I look forward to sharing makeup tips, tricks, and more with all of you!

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-Create This Look For Less- Maria Menounos in Women’s Health

Sonia Kashuk Tinted Moisturizer - $14
Revlon ColorStay Foundation - $10
Maybelline Age Rewind Concealer - $8
Physicians Formula Happy Booster Glow and Mood Boosting Illuminating Bronzing Veil - $14

Too Faced Shadow Insurance Primer - $20
L’Oreal Infallible Eye Shadow in Bronzed Taupe - $8
Revlon ColorStay Eyeliner in Black - $8
Maybelline The Falsies Mascara - $7

NYX Matte Lipstick in Nude - $6
Revlon Super Lustrous Lipgloss in Snow Pink - $7

What is your favorite concealer?  Right now I am using Eve Pearl Magic Salmon concealer but I find it gets creasy under the eyes.    I have many different concealers I use in my kit but i am trying to find the perfect concealer for me.  Any suggestions?

Thank you very much to Scamhelo for writing me about doing a Create This Look For Less on Olivia Palermo.

Olivia loves to keep her look sophisticated and classy by using products by Bobbi Brown and Yves Saint Laurent.  Her makeup palette consists of browns, tans, taupes and nudes.

These products below can help you re-create her look for less.

Maybelline Eye Studio in Sunset Seduction $8
L’Oreal Studio Secrets Magic Lumi Concealer $12
Physician’s Formula Magic Mosiac Multi-Colored Custom Blush in Soft Rose $10
Maybelline Color Sensational Lip Color in Totally Toffee $8
L’Oreal Voluminous $8 

If your eyes look tired apply concealer or a light shimmer shadow to the inner corners of your eyes and under lower lashline.

Prevent “bleeding” lipstick by applying a lip primer or concealer around the outside of your mouth.

Tip from Glamour Magazine (November 2011 issue)
Dot and blend illuminating concealer under your eyes to erase circles, but no lighter than your skin or it’ll be raccoonville.

Tip from Glamour Magazine (November 2011 issue)

Dot and blend illuminating concealer under your eyes to erase circles, but no lighter than your skin or it’ll be raccoonville.

Here is Gwyneth Paltrow at the 2011 Primetime Emmy Awards.  Her makeup was done by Kate Lee.

Prep the skin with Chanel Beaute Initiale eye crème ($70)
Chanel base Lumiere as a primer ($42)
Chanel Perfection Lumiere foundation ($55) Applied with a damp BeautyBlender sponge ($20)
Kanebo Brush Under Eye Concealer ($33)
On cheek bones, By Terry Rose de Rose Liquid Blush ($52) in Coral Rose, Apples were popped with Kevin Aucion Creamy glow Blush ($24) in Euphoria 

Chanel Illusion D”ombre ($36) in Emervielle with Fantasme
Noir Kohl Liner ($15) and Black Shiseido Brush Liquid Liner ($29)
Chanel Blond pencil ($29) and Anastasia Brow Gel ($21)

Total: $462.00 

Source:  StarworksArtists.tumblr.com

These are products you can use to Create This Look For Less.

Olay Definity Illuminating Eye Treatment ($14)
L’Oreal Studio Secrets Professional Magic Perfecting Base Primer ($12)
Almay Line Smoothing Liquid Makeup ($12)
BeautyBlender sponge ($20)
L’Oreal Visible Lift Serum Absolute Concealer SPF 17 ($13)
On cheekbones apply Revlon Cream Blush ($10) in Rosy Glow and on apple of cheeks apply Maybelline Dream Mousse Blush ($7) in Soft Plum

Maybelline Eye Studio Color Plush Silk Eyeshadow Give Me Gold.  Using the 1st color on the left and 3rd color. ($10)
L’Oreal Le Kohl Pencil Smooth Defining Eyeliner ($8) in Onyx
Maybelline Line Stiletto Ultimate Precision Liquid Eyeliner in Blackest Black ($7)
Revlon Brow Fantasy Pencil & Gel ($8)

Total:  $121.00