Holiday Hollywood Makeup Tutorial

By Dana Fox

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This look is so “Hollywood” that I thought it would be great for the holiday season, when everybody wants to feel a little glam! It’s a silvery look that anybody can do, and is also a fabulous way to make your eyes appear bigger. It’s actually a bit more silver in person, though it looks like it has a pink tone in the photos. Also, for those of you that don’t have much of a crease, this technique adds a “false crease” that really helps give you some dimension.

I used the Lorac night palette from my Lorac limited edition jewelry box collection, which I don’t think you can get anymore, so the colours I used are shown above so you can try this with something similar from your own makeup collection!

1. Fill entire area with base. This can be a primer or a white cream base. Highlight brow bone with shimmery white as shown in the image above

2. Fill lid with silver (colour #2 above). Pack it on  heavily.

3. With a thin brush and a matte black shadow (#3), carefully draw a line directly above your eye crease, starting at the outer corner of your eye to the inner corner. Use your brows as a guide for where to start and stop. You can start light and trace over it a couple times if you need to.

4. With a blending brush and a medium grey shadow (#4), blend out the line while filling your crease with this softer shade.

5. When both eyes are blended, it should look something like this.

6. Starting in the center of your eyelid, line with eyeliner and bring the wing out to touch where you began your line in step 3.

7. Curl lashes, add mascara on top and bottom. Clean up your under eyes/cheekbones with concealer or foundation to get rid of the eyeshadow particles that fell.

 

Products used:
Lorac Day/Night Jewelry Box Palettes
Mascara: Rimmel Extra WOW Lash in Extra Black
Eyeliner: Everyday Minerals Smokey Eye Liner (tutorial here)
White cream base: NYX Jumbo Eye Pencil in Milk
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I am a country loving Canadian with a mind that never sleeps. When I'm not running the Wonder Forest blog ship, you can find me creating artwork for phone cases and home decor, whilst managing the daily tasks of Dana Fox Creative. Visit me at the links below if you wanna be friends!

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  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/05916607291943138271 Vegetarian Abroad

    Absolutely beautiful, Dana! This is the look I go to when I choose to wear eyeshadow. Perfect! Oh, and I tagged you in one of my posts, see it here: http://vegetarianabroad4.blogspot.com/2012/12/winterlicious-tag.html

  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/04247771918544227205 Yuri

    Beautiful!

  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/06710002696642435935 Melanie

    Very nice make-up :)

    Love xx
    Melanie ~ http://www.mlncrd.com

  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/11748014560444375781 Marzia

    awesome! Love from Italy!

  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/13004090118642772140 Maya {CharminglyStyled}

    I am usually way too lazy for doing my eyes in the morning, but you make this look a little easier :) Love the look Dana!

    xx,
    Maya

  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/04416111100040084851 Gen

    Looks amazing! Wish i could do this, practice makes perfect!

    x
    Gen

  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/15795276216564721099 hannah

    This is gorgeous! I have just fallen in love with proper eyeshadow looks – I'll have to give this a whirl! x

  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/04895221220800335125 Lucy

    Useful! I need to try this some day (:

    http://chocolatelights.blogspot.com/

  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/02622015933920464488 meglovely

    SO PRETTY xo

  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/09517260496274795672 Giada

    Love this makeup!!

  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/00472551466972804052 Dalia
  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/17296371252637724914 Coco Day

    Love this! xx

  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/16042300610710458032 carelessly cut

    Wow, absolutely gorgeous!

    Rosie x

  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/02963411742391910452 Shera Clowdus
  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/01745445821134590281 chen yun

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  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/08709493661214697724 VALENTINA

    I love it! I'll try this makeup for sure!

  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/05232155737520099120 Jemma x
  • https://www.blogger.com/profile/03126227047040085385 Michaela Kyra Heilesen Christensen

    Love this look! Classic. :)