A Colourful Summer Eye Look

Summer is the perfect opportunity to start wearing more colour within your makeup. The usual colours are warm, fresh and bright, but with this look I went for a completely different vibe – purple and orange.

Now yes, orange is a pretty warm and bright colour, but mixed with the cool tones of a lilac purple and pink haze – it creates a gorgeous eye look perfect for those hot summer nights.

I’ve paired this with a plain glossy lip, but it would look stunning with a nude or even a pale pink lip look – it’s definitely a look you could experiment further with.

To see how to recreate this look, everything’s listed below. Enjoy!

B A S E
L’Oreal 24HR Matte Waterproof foundation in Honey (£8.99, Superdrug)
Applied with the Oval Face brush from P.S. Beauty (£4, Primark)
NYX HD Concealer in Light (£6, Boots)
Applied under the eyes and around the nose, buffed in using the same Primark brush
Makeup Revolution Luxury Banana powder (£5, Superdrug)
Applied to set the concealer and down the T-Zone to prevent shine throughout the day

E Y E S
Pro Longwear Paint Pot in Soft Ochre (£16, MAC Cosmetics) as base on the eye, applied with the fingers
Makeup Geek eye shadow in Cupcake (£4.95, Beauty Bay)
Applied with the Zoeva Soft Definer brush (£9, Beauty Bay) onto the lid and into the crease
Morphe single eye shadow in Spice ($2.29, Morphe)
Packed onto the lid with the Spectrum Stubby Shader brush (£5, Beauty Bay)
Morphe eye shadow in Lilac (no longer available)
Applied with the Zoeva Soft Definer in the crease and under the eye
Pixi Lash Line Ink in Black Silk (£12, Marks and Spencers) to create wing
NYX Doll Eye Waterproof mascara in Black (£8, Boots)

B R O W S
Anastasia Beverly Hills Dip Brow Pomade in Medium Brown (£15, Beauty Bay)
Applied with the Zoeva Brow Line brush (£8, Beauty Bay)

F A C E
MAC Mineralize Skinfinish in Give Me Sun (£24.50, MAC Cosmetics)
Applied with the Blush brush from the Models Own 5 Piece set (£10, ASOS)
Makeup Geek blusher in Honeymoon ($12.99, Makeup Geek)
Applied with the Real Techniques Blush brush (£9.99, Superdrug)
Freedom Pro Highlight Palette (£6, Superdrug)
Both powders mixed and applied with Fan brush from the Morphe 12-piece set (£14, Beauty Bay)

L I P S
Soap & Glory Sexy Mother Pucker XL Lip Plumping Gloss (£10, Boots)

Love, always.

Becca-x

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