I’ve been collecting some new makeup products over the last few months, and tried to hoard as much as I could so that I could do a full face of first impressions! Watch me create this spring makeup look using all these products for the first time – many of which are brand new products on the market!

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For my first Spring tutorial of the year, I wanted to do something really easy, soft, and glowy! The eyes are warm and shimmery, and the skin & lips are glowy but subdued! I used a few new products on the market, such as the new Tarte Skin Twinkle highlight palette from the Rainforest of the Sea collection, and the new Lancome Juicy Shaker lip gloss!

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Purple is one of my absolute favourite colours. With so many variations in shade, I find that some purples work better in the winter, and some work better in the spring and summer. For the winter time, I love cool, dark purples and plums. In the warmer months, however, I find myself drawn to lighter shades, lavenders, and pastel tones.

My current favourites are:

  • China Glaze “Below Deck”
  • OPI “Planks A Lot”
  • Finger Paints “Are You Hoppy”
  • L’Oréal “Paparazzi Pleaser”
  • Essie “Ladylike”

Check out my post on my favourite Spring beauty trends! 

To get into the spirit of spring, the Beauty Boutique that I work at had a big spring gala! We had music, snacks, makeovers and facials, as well as representatives and makeup artists from different brands! The energy in the store was incredible, and I got the chance to do makeup on some wonderful ladies!

It was exceptionally busy, so unfortunately I didn’t have time to take as many pictures as I had hoped, but I did manage to take a few quick pics!

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Here are a couple of the makeup looks I did, on two different age groups:

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The first look was a smokey eye with purple tones, a soft face, and pink lips. We kept the face as natural as possible as the client is very young and has such naturally gorgeous skin. The second look was a brighter eye with brown (although it looks rather silver in the photo) definition in the crease, and coral lips.

For my makeup, I wanted to something a bit more fun and dramatic than my typical look. I did a brown smokey eye with gold glitter.

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I will be doing a tutorial on this look soon!

 

It was such a good experience, and it felt so good to do makeup again on other people!

If I wasn’t in the mood for spring before, I most definitely am now! Bring on the pastels, corals, pinks, and flowers!

 

For today’s makeup of the day, I thought I would start playing around with some different looks for springtime, despite the fact my city just received yet another snow fall. However, the sun is shining and I suspect that the snow will soon melt, and spring will finally arrive.

While my love for sweaters and boots will never falter, I do find myself being drawn towards spring trends like florals and pinks, and it’s really making me excited for warm weather! I must admit, I do miss maxi dresses and sandals.

The MAC Pro class that I went to last week really helped inspire me to start playing around with warm looks! I am absolutely loving glowy skin with a bit of a bronze glow.

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To create this look, I used:

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To get a bit more of a glow, I love using a highlighter. MAC’s Mineralized Skin Finishes are my favourite! I am currently loving “Perfect Topping”:

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