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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!

Business inquiries: NLMmakeup@gmail.com

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Products I used to Create This Look:

SKIN
Embryolisse Lait-Creme Concentre Moisturizer
Benefit The Porefessional
Bobbi Brown Foundation and Concealer
Ben Nye Banana Loose Powder
Tarte Matte Waterproof Bronzer
Too Faced Snow Bunny Luminous Bronzer
BH Cosmetics Blush

EYES
Urban Decay Primer Potion
Make Up For Ever 12 Flash Color Palette in Turquoise
L’Oreal Infallible in Amber Rush along crease
Covergirl Turquoise Tempest Shadow on top of the MUFE Cream
L’Oreal Infallible Gel Liner in Black on Top Lashline
Urban Decay 24/7 Liner on Waterline
Revlon Illuminance Creme Shadow in Skin Lights (3rd color from left) on inner corner of eye
Ardell Fashion Demi-Lashes
Revlon Grow Luscious Mascara in Blackest Black on top and bottom lashes


LIPS
Khroma Beauty Lip Set in Au Naturel In The Flesh

It’s starting to heat up outside!  Make sure you stock up your beauty shelves with some long wear products!  Below are a few of my favorites:

Make Up For Ever Aqua Shadows - $20

L’Oreal Infallible Eyeshadow - $8

Tarte EmphasEYES™ Waterproof Clay Shadow / Liner - $24

Givenchy Mister Radiant Face Gel - $36

Hourglass Superficial Waterproof Bronzer - $45

Urban Decay All Nighter Long Lasting Makeup Setting Spray 4oz - $29

Benefit Cosmetics Benetint - $30

Revlon Color Stay Just Bitten Kissable Balm Stain - $9

Eyeko London Skinny Liquid Eyeliner - $16

Maybelline Eye Studio Lasting Drama Gel EyeLiner - $10

Maybelline Volum’ Express The Falsies Waterproof Mascara - $7

Maybelline SuperStay Longwear (12 shades) - $10

OK everyone, thank you for all of your input!  I decided to purchase The Make Up For Ever Professional 12 Flash Color Case with the Sephora gift card that I found!  I have been debating on buying this product for forever;  I can’t wait to start using it.

OK everyone, thank you for all of your input!  I decided to purchase The Make Up For Ever Professional 12 Flash Color Case with the Sephora gift card that I found!  I have been debating on buying this product for forever;  I can’t wait to start using it.

Product Shout Out - Buy it HERE!
Make Up For Ever HD Microfinish Powder To Go 
What it is:A universal translucent finishing powder to be applied over foundation or worn alone.What it does:Sets the foundation and slightly mattifies skin without changing its natural contours. This 100% mineral silica powder softens the appearance of imperfections. Completely evens out the complexion for a glowing, radiant look. One universal shade for all skintones.What else you need to know:It’s completely translucent and goes on any skintone. Its dermatologist-tested and talc-free formula does not dry the skin and is formulated with 100% silica.

Suggested Usage:-Apply to the skin after foundation using a brush.-Can be applied on a bare face as well.
Source: Sephora

Product Shout Out - Buy it HERE!

Make Up For Ever HD Microfinish Powder To Go
 

What it is:
A universal translucent finishing powder to be applied over foundation or worn alone.

What it does:
Sets the foundation and slightly mattifies skin without changing its natural contours. This 100% mineral silica powder softens the appearance of imperfections. Completely evens out the complexion for a glowing, radiant look. One universal shade for all skintones.

What else you need to know:
It’s completely translucent and goes on any skintone. Its dermatologist-tested and talc-free formula does not dry the skin and is formulated with 100% silica.


Suggested Usage:
-Apply to the skin after foundation using a brush.
-Can be applied on a bare face as well.

Source: Sephora

Product Shout Out
New MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua Shadow - $20
What it is:A smudge-proof, long-lasting eye shadow pencil that enhances and intensifies the eyes. What it does:Aqua Shadow’s intensely pigmented, waterproof formula provides immediate, rich color that will not smudge, crease, or fade. Created with silica powder, its ultra creamy texture glides effortlessly on the eyelid and blends easily for an even result. Incredibly simple to use, Aqua Shadow quickly creates a multitude of dynamic and colorful looks. What else you need to know:Available in a wide range of 12 colors with matte and pearly finishes.
Suggested Usage-Apply Aqua Shadow directly to the eye lid and blend with fingers or a brush.
Source:  Sephora

Product Shout Out

New MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua Shadow - $20

What it is:
A smudge-proof, long-lasting eye shadow pencil that enhances and intensifies the eyes. 

What it does:
Aqua Shadow’s intensely pigmented, waterproof formula provides immediate, rich color that will not smudge, crease, or fade. Created with silica powder, its ultra creamy texture glides effortlessly on the eyelid and blends easily for an even result. Incredibly simple to use, Aqua Shadow quickly creates a multitude of dynamic and colorful looks. 

What else you need to know:
Available in a wide range of 12 colors with matte and pearly finishes.

Suggested Usage
-Apply Aqua Shadow directly to the eye lid and blend with fingers or a brush.

Source:  Sephora

Glitter Makeup

Thinking about using some glitter this New Years Eve?  Check out these glitter products!

  1. Urban Decay Heavy Metal Glitter Liner - $18
  2. Make Up For Ever Glitters - $13
  3. Too Faced Starry-eyed Liquid Eyeliner - $17.50
  4. Tarina Tarantino Sparklicity Shimmer Dust - $39
  5. Nails Inc London Special Effects 3D Glitter Nail Polish - $9.50

 If you’re planning on using a loose glitter may I suggest getting a glitter glue like Too Faced Shadow Insurance Glitter Glue Glitter Bonding Eye Shadow Primer ($18) to lock down eye glitter and enhance its reflective quality.

All products can be found at Sephora.

Make Up For Ever Blush Tips

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MAKE UP FOR EVER - COMPACT SHINE ONIridescent Compact Powder
Compact Shine On creates a natural looking and delicate satin-like iridescence on all skin types.  Its silky texture ensures a natural and even application.  Applied in gentle strokes, it adds contours to the face and, depending on the chosen shade, can be used as blush or to add highlights. 
Brings shimmers to your complexion thanks to fine light-reflecting mother-of-pearl particles.
Comes in 4 different shades
Apply with a powder puff or Powder Brush, on a powdered or unpowdered face, or on bare skin.
 
Advice:Avoid application near the eye contours, on dry or wrinkled skin to avoid emphasizing the lines. 
Use light or dark Iridescent Compact Powders to remodel and sculpt the face using light and shadows, in combination with blush. 
Use a shade slightly darker than the skin tone as a blush to lighten up the complexion.
Formula:Nylon Powder, Ceramides, Ester of isononanoic acid, Silicone Oil, Star Powder and Diamond Powder, Kaolin,
Dermatologist tested.

MAKE UP FOR EVER - COMPACT SHINE ON
Iridescent Compact Powder

Compact Shine On creates a natural looking and delicate satin-like iridescence on all skin types.  Its silky texture ensures a natural and even application.  Applied in gentle strokes, it adds contours to the face and, depending on the chosen shade, can be used as blush or to add highlights. 
Brings shimmers to your complexion thanks to fine light-reflecting mother-of-pearl particles.

Comes in 4 different shades

Apply with a powder puff or Powder Brush, on a powdered or unpowdered face, or on bare skin.

Advice:
Avoid application near the eye contours, on dry or wrinkled skin to avoid emphasizing the lines. 
Use light or dark Iridescent Compact Powders to remodel and sculpt the face using light and shadows, in combination with blush. 
Use a shade slightly darker than the skin tone as a blush to lighten up the complexion.

Formula:
Nylon Powder, Ceramides, Ester of isononanoic acid, Silicone Oil, Star Powder and Diamond Powder, Kaolin,
Dermatologist tested.