Tuesday, December 9, 2008

AMW Makeover: "Attending a Wedding Event" Look

** EDIT: Added products used

Hey everyone!!! I guess you read what kept me busy last weekend. I've had the chance to do a makeover for 2 lovely ladies who will be attending a wedding of their friend. It was funny because they thought the wedding would start at 4:00pm but at the last minute realized the wedding starts at 2:30pm!!!

Can you believe the rush??? One thing I can pride myself of, is my ability to be "poised under pressure" lol Though I looked really calm, my heart is pounding as the minute passed by! The funny thing is, even though everything is on a rush, we still got the chance to mingle and get to know more of each other LOL I do chat while I work ya know <--- Multi-tasking is one talent too! They're nice ladies and I do wish to work on their faces more in the future. Too bad I didn't get the chance to fix up their hair as we're pressed for time! This is how I like to organize my stuffs, everything laid neatly for easy access. I do look serious no?

Cara's Before shot
Skin: combination





After shot





Products Used ---
  • Smashbox PhotoFinish Primer Light
  • The Face Shop Foundation in NB21
  • NYX Concealer in a Jar Beige
  • Paul & Joe Dual Powder Foundation in No. 30
  • UDPP
  • Urban Decay eyeshadow in Baked
  • Milani Chocolate Brown eyeshadow
  • Paul & Joe eyebrow Pencil no. 2
  • MAC Coquette e/s to fill in brows
  • Urban Decay 24/7 eyeliner in Black
  • Stila Smudgepots in Black
  • Paul & Joe Curly Mascara in Black
  • Nars Orgasm
  • Kiehl's No. 1 Lip balm
  • NYX Round Lipstick in Herades
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Cara's Friend Before Shot
Skin: Dry



AFTER




Products Used ---

  • Thevi Liquid Mineral foundation in Sandy Beige
  • NYX Concealer in a Jar Medium
  • MAC Studio Fix Foundation Powder no. 40
  • MAC Coquette to fill in brows
  • L'oreal HIP in Secretive
  • Urban Decay e/s in Grifter
  • MAC Carbon
  • Stila Smudgepots in Black
  • Urban Decay 24/7 liner in black
  • Stila Bronzing Powder
  • The Face Shop Lipgloss Pot

Thanks to both for posing eventhough they're super in a hurry :)
I hope both of you had a great wedding party!!!


*giddy giddy giddy*
I had fun!
What made your weekend?

34 comments:

  1. Wow you did such a good job! Their skin looks glowy and the eye makeup really suit them! :]

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  2. Gosh, they look beautiful! Their faces are glowing. Wonderful job, sis!! And I'm glad that you can work well under pressure...I'd have eye liner all over their cheeks. LOL!

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  3. how cool ur makeup is all set... u did a great job! niceeeeeee

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  4. you done a great job! They both look great!!!! =]

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  5. I want your brushes!!! what are they??? and your traincase looks yummy too! lol. i wish i paid more attention to your work but those were what attracted me when I opened this site today. (shame on me!)

    your friends look very nice but you forgot to add one of yours facing us! you naughty girl!

    i am beginning to wonder why aren't you in this professionally? or are you? :)

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  6. cara is so hot! u really did a good job nikki! :D

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  7. and oh yeah i think cara looks like liv taylor in the last pic!

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  8. They look so pretty, you did such a good job!! Oh, and I do like your cute black dress lol really cute :P I want one just like that hahaha

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  9. Hey girl~

    Woo did you get the lenses too! They're great. Well, they might take some getting used to if you're not a lens wearer to begin with. I'd suggest not wearing them for a long period of time, only for photos! :]

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  10. wow! i really like your dress too!

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  11. i am distracted by ur dress XD i want one XD

    u did a great job
    the difference is awesome too

    they are pretty but u made them even better!

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  12. great job, Nikki! ;-)

    they both look radiant and beautiful.

    and yes, pressure is a big part of a MUA's everyday life. hehe.

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  13. you do such gorgeous makeup.. keeping ladies looking natural, polished and pretty!!

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  14. Great job Nikki!! They look so gorgeous and radiant after you put your magic touch on them!! :D

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  15. wow, great job sis! galing galinG!

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  16. Nice job twin. I love their after skin.

    You look like a pro standing their with your makeup stash. So proud of you!!!!

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  17. ohhh.... those are just awesome...!!

    great job you did there..... ^^

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  18. Thanks everyone for the LOVE :)

    Jojoba, I will answer all the queries in my next post :D

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  19. grace under pressure indeed! :) i love the dress. your looks are so clean and fresh! I love it!

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  20. sis nikki, very nie job! they both look glowing and fresh..super bagay sa kanila :)

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  21. wow, nikki! ang galing!! hats off! :)

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  22. good job Nikki girl! its time for you to shine, hehehe

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  23. Nikki! I'd like to ask what you used for each of the two girls, FANTASTIC makeover, glowy and polished! Perfect talaga for the wedding!

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  24. You did a great job. They look great! :)

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  25. wow nikki! uve done a wonderful job! they looked pretty,radiant and fresh...just like the artist!!!! kudos to you lovely nikki

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  26. You did a great job! They both look gorgeous!

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  27. they look great! fresh and pretty :)

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  28. Nikki, you really do beautiful work! Sounds like you had fun too :)

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  29. you did a great joB!!

    i love your brush set... looks HUGEEE

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  30. Great job, sweetie! And OMG, would you take a look at your kit?! :O :O :O

    I WANT!!

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  31. wow they look naturally beautiful! you definitely have a talent on naturally radiant looks, love love their after pics! *clap clap*

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