I don’t officially know if I have that many followers. I know of the few who are sweeties and leave comments, and those totally brighten my day :-) I’ve definitely been neglecting my blog and my makeup lately. I feel bad for doing so, but I just haven’t had the motivation to put in the time or energy to post, and I’m not sure why. Though, I have been so busy…it’s almost depressing. Not that I’m complaining or anything. My day job is seriously a 12+ hour day, and I used to bring the excess work home, no worries. But I also started my Masters in Educational Administration plus a credential that’s all going to be completed in one year. So I have class after work, two days per week until 10pm and copious amounts of reading and homework. Now juggling work and school is stressfull, but doable. Lots of people do it!
BUT, the greatest news is that my husband and I just bought our first house (ok, it’s a condo)!! 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath, 1800 sq. ft. piece of realestate in southern California, and it’s all ours! :-) We’re extatic and love our new place, but moving is sooooooo hard and time consuming! Geez! So I’ve been so tired lately…oy. Anyway, I’m hoping to get back to my blog and hopefully start even doing some new tutorials. One of the spare bedrooms is my “office” where I’m converting my old desk into a makeup vanity :-) So exciting!!! In a few weeks, you’ll be seeing different backgrounds in my pictures! Anyway, if you’re still around, thanks for sticking with me…it means a lot!
Now on to the look…this one is back from mid August. It’s so easy, it’s almost laughable. But I usually bring the color up a lot higher than my crease because my eyes are naturally so hooded. For this look, I kept the color really tight around just my eyelid and around the lashline. It feels very fashion forward, and I know I’ve seen it in magazines before. I liked it a lot and enjoyed that it was different…refreshing :-)
For this look I used:
- Eyes: UDPP (primer), Painterly PP (base), NARS Thunderball (whole lid & lower lashline), Blanc Type (above crease), Blooz Kohl (liner), Plushlash mascara
- Cheeks: NARS Madly
- Lips: Brave New Bronze l/s + Naked Space l/g
See more pictures!!!
14 Responses to “Look: Fashion Forward Navy…I’m back!”
September 18th, 2009 at 5:44 AM
I was wondering what was going on…life is always so busy! Good to see you back since I really enjoy your tutorials!
September 18th, 2009 at 7:55 AM
Thank goodness you’ve returned!!! I figured you guys had bought your new place and you needed time to get stuff together. Awesome, congratulations on your purchase! Have fun. Oh yeah, I do like the look too. lol
September 18th, 2009 at 10:36 AM
Glad to see you back… And as always, I love this look! : )
September 18th, 2009 at 3:55 PM
Glad to see everything is going well and to see you posting again! I love NARS… I’ll have to try this! <3
September 18th, 2009 at 9:27 PM
whew, I was getting worried! So glad you’re back!
September 19th, 2009 at 2:55 PM
Congrats again on the house and life in general. Good for you for returning to school and following your dreams :o) And you look fabulous doing it!
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