The weekend is a time for relaxing and letting your hair down, literally as well as figuratively. Here are some of my favourite makeup looks for weekends.
The glowing, natural look.
Face: Urban Decay Naked Skin foundation, set with Bobbi Brown face powder in Warm Natural.
Eyes: A light dusting of Bobbi Brown face powder to absorb oil build-up during the day. Thinly lined top lids eyes using Clinique cream liner in Black.
Lips: Bare using Elizabeth Arden 8H cream as mousturiser
Hair: loosely brushed hair, natural texture.
Daytime smokey eye
The daytime shopping look
Base: MAC skin illuminator in Recharge.
Face: Bobbi Brown foundation stick, set with Bella Pierre mineral foundation powder in Nutmeg.
Cheeks: Sleek Blush By Three Lace palette (Crochet)
Eyes: Urban Decay Naked palette (Naked, Virgin, Sidecar, Darkhorse), Elizabeth Arden pencil liner in Espresso, MAC Opulash mascara in Black, Sleek Brow kit in Dark.
Lips: No7 Perfect Lip liner in shade 20 Nude as base colour, with 2 peach shades from JC Nadia Paris 32 shade lip palette
Hair: loosely curls brushed out to soft waves, pinned to the side
The effortless casual look
Face: Bourjois Healthy Mix serum gel foundation in shade 56, set with Bobbi Brown face powder in Warm Natural.
Cheeks: Sleek Blush By Three palette in Lace (Crochet).
Eyes: no eyeshadow, just Bobbi Brown face power on top lid, Bobbi Brown colour corrector in Dark Peach on undereyes, Sleek Eau La La eyeliner in Noir, L’oreal 4D mascara in Black.
Lips: Revlon Just Bitten Lip Stain Balm in Rendezvous.
Hair: natural texture fishtail side-braid
The winter pick-me-up look
Face: Bobbi Brown foundation stick in Warm Natural with Maybelline Fit Me foundation powder in 315 Soft Honey.
Cheeks: Revlon Photoready blush in Flushed.
Eyes: bare with Bobbi Brown face power on top lid (for excess oil), Bobbi Brown colour corrector in Dark Peach on undereyes, Sleek Eau La La eyeliner in Noir. No mascara.
Lips: Revlon Just Bitten Lip Stain Balm in Lovesick.
Hair: mini fishtail braid from side part to ends, natural texture hair swept to the side. Pulled into a loose side pony later to keep it off the face.
What’s your favourite weekend look? Do you prefer to go makeup-free on weekends? Or do you wear more makeup than during the week? I’d love to know your thoughts in comments below.
Thanks for reading.
xx TasnimMUA xx