Sunday, 28 September 2014

Look of the Day: Inglot #2

Hi, everyone! You may have noticed that the blog has been a little Inglot-centric lately, but I can't help but gush about the new Inglot Toronto Store and all of the pretty items I hauled after the recent shop opening. My last post was the first installment in an Inglot Look of the Day series, and today's post brings you a second!

This look is all about metallic green and golden eyes, shimmery coral contoured cheeks, and a natural lip. I find it to be another fun Summer-to-Fall sort of look, as I was inspired by both lush, tropical locales as well as autumn woodsy tones. Either way, the look is warm, subtly smokey, and chock-full of my new Inglot goodies!



For the eyes, I started by applying Inglot Pearl Eye Shadow #414 all over my lid, blending up to the crease. #414 is a gorgeous metallic mossy green with a subtle brownish duochrome. Super unique! I blended out the crease by adding some of Inglot Shine Eye Shadow #49 (a warm, olive gold) and popped some of #49 along my lower lash line for some extra contrast. I finished with a neutral deep brown liner on my upper lash line and lower waterline and a couple coats of volumizing waterproof mascara (Revlon Lash Potion Waterproof- one of the best drugstore mascaras I've tried!). 



For the cheeks, I started by applying some of Inglot HD Sculpting Powder #504, a pale cool taupe brown, along my cheek bones to contour. It's ultra subtle and really can't be overdone! Works wonderfully on my fair skin. I next pulled out my Inglot Fusion Blush & Illuminator #203, which is a pretty semi-matte coral blush with a corresponding peachy gold highlighter. I applied the blush to the apples of my cheeks, blending upwards, and tapped the illuminating shade on my cheekbones for a touch of glow. 


As you can see, the HD Scultping Powder shapes my cheeks ever so slightly (it blends like a dream, which makes it so subtle) and the Fusion Blush &Illuminator gives the prettiest glow! Plus the colour really wears all day- still looked perfect in the evening time :)


The Breakdown:

Foundation: Chanel Perfection Lumiere Velvet in 10 Beige
Concealer: BeneFit Fake-Up in Light (under eyes) and MAC Select Cover-Up NC20 (on blemishes and redness)
Powder: Soap & Glory One Heck of a Blot (lightly on t-zone) and Inglot Illuminizing Pressed Powder #402 (all over)

Contour: Inglot HD Sculpting Powder #504

Blush: Inglot Fusion Blush & Illuminator #203


Brows: Anastasia Brow Powder Duo in Taupe and Tinted Brow Gel in Caramel
Primer: Urban Decay Primer Potion Original Formula
Eye Shadows: Inglot Eye Shadow Pearl Eye Shadow #414 (applied all over lid, blended up to the crease) and Shine Eye Shadow #49 (blended in the crease and smudged along the lower lash line), Laura Mercier Sandstone eye shadow (as a highlight on brow bone and inner corners)

Eyeliner: Clinique Quickliner Intense for Eyes in Intense Chocolate (on top lash line and lightly on lower waterline)
Mascara: Revlon Lash Potion Waterproof Mascara in Black

Lips: Milani Colour Statement Lipstick in Naturally Chic


And a few more shots of the look:






Once again, my new Inglot products have not disappointed. I likely sound like a broken record at this point, but I feel the need to reiterate that the shades are beautifully pigmented, blend like a dream, and wear flawlessly all day! I think that the HD Sculpting Powder #504 is going to be perfect for my super fair winter skin (as it's even more subtle than my Kevin Aucoin Sculpting Powder) and the Pearl Eye Shadow #414 will be a perfect festive shade over the holiday season- which is sneaking up, eek!

Hope you're all having a fabulous weekend :)

19 comments:

  1. The cheek color is my fave part of this look - so fresh and youthful!

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  2. Oh I love everything about it, Jen! You look lovely.

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  3. 414 was the VERY first ingot colour i picked up like...9 years ago. i love it too!
    Jenn
    A Beautiful Zen

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  4. you look stunning with that make up! love the use of the green in the eye shadows :)
    XOXO

    Milu
    www.hellolupi.blogspot.com
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  5. Great eye makeup! the colors suits you perfectly. Hope you have an amazing brand new week!


    Kenny,
    WWW.WHATKENNYHEARTS.COM
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  6. Loving that gorgeous mossy green color, very nice look Jen xx

    www.lam-style.blogspot.com

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  7. Wow wow Wow, that eyeshadow! XX

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  8. What a great pick of shades! I am loving that green!

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  9. Love the green-such a pretty look! Your lashes looks amazing too!

    Stacey | Expat Make-Up Addict xx

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  10. Love the eye look you did! The green and gold look so nice together!

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  11. WOW! you're so gorgeous dear!! ♥

    New style post on the blog dear! ♥
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  12. oh my gosh those eyes!!! You look like a mermaid and i love it!!
    francesca
    Frank Vinyl

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  13. Wow, you look so pretty, love your eyes. *__*
    Lovely greets Vanessa

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  14. Your eyes are gorgeous! Love the colour combo :)

    Kaileigh
    The Beauty Beat

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  15. That blush and illuminator looks so good on you! You really have the "rosy apples" look down pat.

    Another Beautiful Thing

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  16. Again an amazing look! I love they eyeshadow combo. I've been playing around with the sculpting powder as well, and have been quite impressed!

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  17. pretty you! love your blush!
    happy day!

    <3, Kathrin
    http://www.getcarriedaway.net/

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