My Everyday Makeup Look!

This has been my go-to, everyday makeup look for the past couple of weeks.  I love how easy and quick it is to do and wanted to share it with you!

I first start off with my favorite primer, Benefit POREfessional, which I’ve been using pretty much every day for the past 6 months.  It fills in pores and smooths out my skin.  It’s a perfect base for any foundation and you only have to use a teeny tiny amount!

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The next product I use is the Maybelline Superstay Better Skin Foundation.  This foundation is the perfect coverage and finish for my combo/oily skin and I like that it comes with a pump.  I love applying this with the Loreal infallible foundation sponge.

Anytime you use a beauty sponge make sure it is damp – run it under water until it is completely saturated and squeeze out the water!  Damp beauty sponges will completely change your makeup game!

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After applying foundation I like to use that same beauty sponge to blend out concealer.  I like using the Maybelline Instant Age Rewind Concealer in the brightener shade – it has a pink undertone to help brighten dark circles.  I use the Maybelline concealer under my eyes and then I use Tarte Shape Tape down the bridge of my nose, on my chin, and a little on my forehead to highlight my face.  These two concealers together are my perfect combo!

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Next, I set my concealer.  To set the concealer under my eyes, I use the lightest shade in the Kat Von D Shade + Light palette. This powder is very fine and doesn’t make my under eyes look cakey or dry.  To set the rest of my face, I use Essence All About Matt!  This powder keeps me matte for at least 8 hours and I don’t get flashback in pictures!!!

After setting my liquid/cream products in place, I put on Benefit Hoola Lite!  This is a newer release from Benefit Cosmetics and it’s a pale girls dream for a bronzer.  To apply, I use the little brush that comes with it sweep it around the perimeter of my face to add some color.

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Next, I apply blush.  My all-time favorite blush is Tarte Amazonian Clay Blush.  It lasts all day and blends out easily.  The shade I use is captivating.

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After blush, I put on Essence Pure Nude.  This is a beautiful “glow from within” highlight.  I apply this to the top of my cheek bones, down the bridge of my nose, and a little bit on my cupids bow.

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Once I finish with face products, I start with eye shadow.  To prime my eyelids I use Tarte Shape Tape and set it with the Essence All About Matt! powder.  I’ve been using the Too Faced Sweet Peach Palette like crazy since I bought it.  To start, I put  Peaches ‘N Cream all over my lid.  Then, I use a big fluffy brush to apply Georgia in my crease (I use circular and back in forth motions to apply it in my crease).

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The next step is to apply the shade Puree in my crease. I use a smaller, tapered blending brush for this shade to concentrate it on the outer portion of the eye.

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Then, I use my finger to apply Nectar, which is a beautiful golden/champagne shimmery shade. To highlight my inner corner and brow bone I apply White Peach.  For the lower lash line, I mix Georgia and Puree.

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From top to bottom: Peaches ‘N Cream, Georgia, Puree, Nectar and White Peach. 

Once I’m done with the eye shadow, I apply Urban Decay’s 24/7 Glide-On Eyeliner in Stag really close to my lash line.  The eyeliner really does glide-on and lasts all day!  After eyeliner, I curl my lashes and put on two coats of Loreal Voluminous Carbon Black Mascara.  This mascara lengthens and volumizes my lashes without getting clumpy.

To finish the eyes, I use The Anastasia Brow Definer and Essence Make Me Brow.  With the brow definer, I fill in the sparse areas of my brows and set everything in place with Make Me Brow.

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Lastly, I apply Tarte’s new Color Splash Hydrating Lipstick in the shade Sunkissed.  I’ve only had this lipstick for a couple of days, but it’s already a favorite of mine and I have worn it every day since it came in the mail!

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I hope you have a fun and safe weekend!  Let me know if you like seeing posts like this 🙂

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xoxo,

Jenn

5 comments

  1. Love the step by step jenn I learn something new with each post. Love your blog❤️❤️❤️ Who says u can’t teach a old dog new tricks lol😂

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  2. Love reading your blog, Jennifer. Where can I buy the Tarte eyeshadow primer? I haven’t found a primer that works for me, yet, so I’m wanting to give it a try.

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