Last week we launched the Full Spectrum Lookbook, our hottest and brightest yet
Now, lets get closer for a bit of insight on how we came up with this look.
For the makeup, we were greatly inspired by the beauty shots at Marc Jacob‘s Spring 2011 Ready-To-Wear show. At a first glance we thought it was just a really good smokey eye. However, after a second look we discovered that it was the use of a green shadow within the smokey eye that was doing all the tricks.
Photos curtesy of Style.com
To create our own look, similar to this, our makeup artist went a bit lighter on the eyes by playing up the reflective qualities in the eye shadow. She also decided to go brighter in the lips, with a fuchsia infused plum color. Remember as well, that for full lashes any of the false eye lashes at your local drugstore will work wonder in seconds!
Here are a few extra close up shots of the adorable clutches from the lookbook. I couldn’t resist highlighting these for you guys because they are a few of my favorites on Lulus right now. Notice how intricate and unique the hardware is on these purses, something that you don’t find on just any ol’ purse!
See, it wasn’t that hard to turn a runway look into a fantastic going out look!
What are your favortie dramatic makeup effects?