Category: Beauty

BeautyLulus How-To: 2015 NYFW Inspired Eye Shadow Tutorial

This week we sought inspiration straight from the New York runways to create our smouldering 2015 NYFW Inspired Eye Shadow Tutorial! We chose some of of our favorite grey, black, and metallic silver eye shadows from the Sigma Nightlife Palette for the perfect night-out ready smokey eye! Get your glam on and follow our full tutorial below!
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Steps (Using the Sigma Nightlife Palette):
1. Begin by applying Panache as the base using Sigma brush #E25.
2. Next, sweep the shimmery No Waiting eye shadow to the lower half of your lid using brush #E55.
3. Bring that same eye shadow around and under the lower lash line using brush #E65.
4. Use pointed brush #E30 to apply Leather Pants to the outer corner as shown.
5. Apply NYX Jet Black Two Timer Dual Ended Eyeliner to the upper lash line.
6. Fully blend out the lid to create a smudged look using brush #E37
7. Clean up the brow bone with matte Skyline using brush #E47.
8. Add a pop of silver with Disco Ball to the very inner corner using brush #E05
9. Complete the look with lots of mascara!

BeautyMani Monday: White Marble Nail Tutorial

Get the luxe look of glossy marble with this week’s White Marble Nail Tutorial! Scroll to our tutorial below to see how Hannah from HannahRoxNails created this chic marble design with a crisp white (SpaRitual’s Essential) and a moody grey (Formula X’s Extraordinary). You won’t want to miss it!

white marble nail

XOXO,

Hannah @ HannahRoxNails

BeautyLulus How-To: NYFW Inspired Hair Tutorial

Just because New York Fashion Week is over, that doesn’t mean you still can’t rock your fashion week best wherever you go! Curb those high-fashion cravings with our latest NYFW Inspired Hair Tutorial! We adore the easy look of this looped, low bun, that can be worn long and asymmetrical, or pinned up for a neat finish. Run over to our full tutorial below for all the steps and tips to get this look!

NYFW Inspired Hair

1. Begin this hairstyle by pulling your straightened hair back into a low ponytail using a clear, elastic hair-tie.
2. Comb and smooth out the ponytail as needed.
3. Pull the ponytail upwards while holding the end piece to the left side of the hair-tie.
4. Twist your hair to the right as shown to create a loop with the pony (while keeping the end out).
5. Lightly fan out the loop to your liking and begin pinning underneath starting from the bottom and working upward.
6. Continue to pin as you go up and around to the left side of the loop.
7. Once securely fastened, use hairspray to keep in place.
8. Keep the pony end piece out for the full NYFW-inspired look!
9. For a more refined look, hide the elastic hair-tie by tucking and pinning the ponytail end up along the right side.
10. Complete with another round of hairspray!

BeautyMani Monday: Metallic Black and White Nail Tutorial

Black and white is always a chic combo, but when you add dark grey and a touch of metallic silver to the mix you get our latest Metallic Black and White Nail Tutorial! This monochromatic look will match all of your neutral fall ensembles, and who doesn’t love a metallic accent? Show off your digits stat, and try out our easy-breezy tutorial!

black and white nail

Polishes used for this look: OPI’s Push and Shove, Spa Ritual’s Essential, Face Stockholm’s #55, and Formula X’s Dark Matter.

XOXO,

Hannah @ HannahRoxNails

BeautyLulus How-To: Merlot Cat Eye Makeup Tutorial

Purr-fect your winged cat eye look all while adding a fun pop of color with our Merlot Cat Eye Makeup Tutorial! This extra bold black cat eye gets a fall-ready upgrade with a touch of merlot shadow applied at the bottom lash line. Scroll below to find all the steps to get this sultry look!
merlot cat eye
Steps:
1. For the base shade, begin by applying Sultry from The Blam Nude’tude Eye Shadow Kit to the outer half of the upper lid using Sigma E25 Blending Makeup Brush.
2. Add Fearless just below the brow from The Balm Nude Dude Eye Shadow Kit with Sigma brush #E47.
3. Lightly sweep Fabulous from the inner corner, and blend across the The Balm Nude Dude Eye Shadow kit with Sigma E30 Pencil Brush.
4. Create a pop of color with Sexy from The Balm Nude’tude Eye Shadow Kit by carefully applying to the lower lash line with Sigma E65 brush.
5. Use the NYX The Curve Jet Black Felt Tip Eye Liner to make a sexy cat eye shape from the very inner corner outward.
6. Next, line the waterline and lower lash line with The Balm Mr. Write Now Dean B. Onyx Black Eyeliner Pencil to create the smokey look.