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Casual is key when it comes to weekend attire. Warmer weather decided to finally roll through DC, and not wearing a coat for the first time in months was undoubtedly the highlight of my Sunday. Navy and tan were on the fashion itinerary this day, as I can’t stop wearing this striped sweater/crop pants combo, and these new heels are so comfortable I swear once springtime rolls around officially I’ll be rocking these with just about every outfit I can come up with…guess that also means pedicures will have to become part of my routine again.
Photos by Rosa
I don’t have a very extensive makeup routine. Whether I’m heading to work or out to a more formal affair, I follow the same few steps to achieve my look. With an addiction to bold lipsticks, I always keep my eyes minimal, having not even owned eyeshadow till
Santa my mom put this palette in my stocking this past Christmas. So for my daily eye makeup routine, I figured I’d share my few steps that I do in the mornings to achieve my everyday eyes.
Step 1: I have issues with under eye circles, so I like to use a brightener that is lightweight but also conceals my dark areas.
Step 2: For my fair skin, I use the ‘Cream’ color to provide a neutral base to my eyelids.
Step 3: To add a bit of color, the ‘Light Pink’ compliments my blue eyes and works with my skin tone and rosy cheeks.
Step 4: Somewhere between a winged tip and a normal line is how I usually wear my liquid eyeliner. With a steady hand and years of practice I take the line from the inner corner all the way to the outer edge of my eye.
Step 5: For the past year this is the only mascara I’ve used as it makes my already long lashes full and voluminous.