Thursday, May 9, 2013

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The Great Gatsby Daisy/Carey Mulligan Inspired Makeup Look


I'm so excited to see Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby. I've been a fan of the directer since I discovered Strictly Ballroom. As a young girl growing up in the 90s, I don't have to tell you the impact Romero + Juliet had on me. And, yes, I'm in the camp that believes Moulin Rouge was wonderful. Loved the music. Loved the costumes. Loved loved loved it all. 

In this makeup tutorial, I'm recreating Carey Mulligan's Daisy Buchanan look. I love that she's not over-the-top 1920s in the film. Her flapper makeup is more subtle and totally wearable. Try this look when you go see the film this weekend!

What do you love/hate from the jazz age makeup application?







Products used:
Makeup Forever HD Foundation
L'Oreal True Match Foundation
Makeup Forever HD Finishing Powder
NYX Matte Bronzer
MAC Brule
MAC Naked Lunch
MAC Swiss Chocolate
MAC Scene
Biotherm Shimmery White Shadow
MAC Dark Devotion (for brows)
Biotherm Brown Eye Liner
White Eye Liner Pencil
bareMinerals Mascara
MAC Melba Blush
MAC Redd Lip Pencil
Rimmel 107 Lipstick from the Kate Moss Collection

Brushes Used:
Beauty Blender
EcoTools Powder Brush
EcoTools Large Shading Brush (used to apply Brule)
EcoTools Concealer Brush (used to apply Naked Lunch)
Sigma E55 Shading Brush  (used to apply Swiss Chocolate and Scene)
EcoTools Small Pencil Brush



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