Thursday, March 12, 2009

Askmewhats Version: "Rocker Look" Part 2

Hello!!!!
It is definitely not my personality to do a "rocker" look or any wild look on myself! :) But since Yumeko requested me to do a "Black Rocker" look, I obliged, because Yumeko is a sweet girl and her blog makes me happy! :D

Caution: I am definitely not sporting this well, but I hope the effort pays off! LOL

Here's my Black Rocker Look
I made it darker
and feistier!


How did I do this?



Step 1:

I applied MAC Paintpot Cash Flow on the lid (so the eyes doesn't look too dark). Apply a good amount of MAC's Carbon or any matte black e/s all over the lid going a little beyond.




Step 2:

Blend in harshline using any goldish brown e/s. I used Milani's Bronze e/s with MAC's 217 blending brush with wiper motion. Adding black e/s to intensify the color.



Step 3:

Apply Bourjois's Beige Rose or any highlighting powder on the brow bone and inner corner of the eyes.


Step 4:

Using any creamy black eyeliner (Urban Decay's 24/7 in Zero) on the upper and lower lashline including the waterline. Smudge with a pencil brush for a smoked effect.Step 5:

Apply any creamy white eyeliner, (Urban Decay's 24/7 Ye-yo liner) on the inner thirds of the eye, if your eyes are not sensitive, include the inner corner of the whole eye area for a bright look.


Step 6:

Since the black liner on the waterline and lower lashline is creamy and will definitely smudge on me, I top the eyeliner with an e/s to set the eyeliner. I am using MAC's Black Tied or any glittery black e/s.



Of course, fill in your brows with your favorite eyebrow pencil or powder. I made my brows a bit thicker on this look for a "wilder" effect.

Here's my final look!




These products touched
the rest of my rocker face :P




The Face Shop's Silky Foundation in NB21
mixed with Stila's Illuminating Tinted Moisturizer



Set my foundation with Ellana's Intensive Foundation in French Vanilla
with my Baby Kabuki




I blushed with a natural flush
using Revlon's Powder Brush
in Wine and Everything




Moisturized my lips with Kiehl's Lip Balm #1
Top with ELF Tone Correcting Concealer
Light
to remove the natural color of my lips



And are you ready for a seriously
non-rocker look?
I look like a crazy woman here!
I swear!



No, it's not dandruff!
It's ....STRESS! lol


Like I said,
it's my effort that counts :)
Now you know why I love light makeup!Stay happy!!!

49 comments:

  1. i thnk this is my first time seein u in black e/s! i love this rocker look.. its stunning!!! lucky u have ur own MAC e/s palettes too.. i really awnna start!! but thats a lot of $$$$$

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  2. You rock that look, girl!!

    I love you in that edgy eye makeup!!

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  3. very nice EOTD! i love it! you're really rockin your rocker look!!! :)

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  4. wow! you shoudl deff do the black more often ;) looks good on you!

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  5. Oh my gosh, I think you look GREAT! What are you talking about?! You pull off the rocker look quite nicely. I loveeee it.

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  6. Nikki, I think you did a great job!

    But nevertheless, I agree with you. Light neutral and bright colors flatters you best.

    Just like me. I think heavy dark makeup makes me look weird, or maybe it's due to my poor skills at applying techniques, hehe...

    I love your close-up pictures!

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  7. oooo hellloooooo ROCKSTARAHHHHH

    i love it, it's good enuff for everday even, I'd try it!
    You're such a lil makeup talent!

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  8. yeah, me too. you look great with dramatic look. love it nikki!

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  9. you look great with the rocker look! I think dark green+black would also look great with you :)

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  10. Super sexy!! I love it! The color is very unique in a metallic way!

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  11. LOL @ first 'crazy woman' look :P

    i think olive green looks the best on u. i did some black make up like this before, and OMG before i even stepped out of house, i shocked myself and removed it immediately. lol.

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  12. Fun & Makeup, lol that's my ONE and only MAC palette, and I don't plan to own more, I tend to get contented with colors that I need and have :) And it took me time to fill it up!

    Jamilla, thank you so much !!!

    Aquaracer, thanks! I'm glad I was able to rock it even for minutes :P

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  13. Vanessa M it takes a lot of getting use to for sure! :)

    Xoannie, thanks dear for saying that! I am still not comfortable with it! hahah it's for "request" purposes!

    Jess, I think it all boils down to our comfort level, some people really looks great with it and are confident! Me, I think people would be shocked to see me in heavy make up like that, not my personality :) But I enjoyed this

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  14. Kimberly Tia, thanks sweetheart! You rock any color!!!

    Nehs, thanks girl!

    Nikki, oohh Green really is my e/s color! :)

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  15. Fuz, the Metallic from MAC Paintpot really works! :)

    Prettybeautiful, I hear ya! I would probably step out with this makeup if I'm attending a wild party! I can go out with this one though but a bit toned down!

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  16. I LOVE this look!!!!!! *copies into memory bank*

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  17. that's a great rocker look!

    not too overly done, and that's how i like it too!

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  18. WHEEEE!!! its specially for meeeee!
    and i am glad u did it!
    cos i thnk u look AWESOME lady!
    that black makes ur eyes look so defined and really pop like ur crease looks deeper etc [does this make sense]

    i cant help but stare at ur eyes instead of anythin else, very intense, love it!! ur eyes are talking!!

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  19. you're rockin' that look :D loves it!

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  20. Wow, you look cute in gothic look :)

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  21. Tanya, lol thanks !!! You made me smile!

    Mary, I'm super glad you liked it! Coz I don't feel comfortable posting this! LOL

    Yumeko, yes! Of course this look is for you!!!! That's one way of saying thanks for doing all the readers' request on your blog too :) Thank you for requesting this! :) And thanks for the compliments :)

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  22. M, thanks dear!

    Devi, hahaha I'm glad Gothic look can still be cute! thanks to you!!! :D

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  23. very sultry and sexy indeed nikki!

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  24. First time seeing you wearing dark makeup, it came out nice.

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  25. ooo super duper smoky !! You rocked it :)

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  26. This is so awesome on you! Love how the smokey eye turned out on you! You definitely did rocker girl right!

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  27. Jo, I never thought sultry and sexy can be used for me..hahah thanks :) there's always a first time for me

    Ahleessa, thank you !

    Audrie, thanks for saying so :) Yupeee!

    Yas, thanks!

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  28. That smokey look very suit on you! Love this make-up! Very nice blending! Great work!

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  29. This is really pretty! You should do more smokey eyes! :D Can I have a request? Can you post your collections of mac eyeshadows and their names? They look oh so pretty! :D

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  30. the 2nd to the last pic is so cute hahaha

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  31. IMO, it doesnt really suit you. Looks kinda dirty. You look better and sweeter with colorful/ pastel shadows. =) Have a nice day!

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  32. Ahaha... you are so cute Nikki!! :D gotta love the messy hair pics!! XD

    awww... you don't look bad with dark eyes at all!! I love your blending!! Its so nicely done!!

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  33. From beauty and care island, thanks sweetheart you are always sweet

    Iyah, i'll try :)

    Yumyumsushi, embrace it? hahahah thanks!!! That is sweet of you to say but if my mom sees me with this, she'll go nuts! hahhaha

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  34. Kim, you like me looking crazy huh! hahaha

    Abby, thanks for your honest opinion :) I knew it! there are really people out there who doesn't like me with darker look!!! :)

    Jenn, thanks sweetheart, you like the messy hair?? hahaha why do I have to pay to do my hair if messy hair works ok?? hahahha

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  35. woo woo PRETTY !!!!
    *kisses monitor*

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  36. Nanzy sweetie *kisses back monitor*

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  37. Hey, it looks good :D! [Though I personally prefer light eye make-up too, for one important reason - it's easier to get off :-P. Lol.]
    Love your pictures ^_^!

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  38. It's funny how you can do a crazy rock-ed out look and STILL look beautifully chic. Loves it!

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  39. I love it! You rock teh rocker look!

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  40. love this rocker look!! it's very sexy :D

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  41. Cris, I know, its one reason too why I prefer light makeup, definitely easier to take it off :)

    B, thanks sweetie!

    Gio, thanks

    NicNic, awww...love how you know how to compliment me ehhehe

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  42. Hi...where did you buy the elf tone concealer thing? thanks.

    BTW, nice look......rocker!

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  43. haha i've never done heavy rocker e/s before but i should try something like this some time.

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  44. contrary to what you think, i actually find that it looks good on you. maybe you're just not used to dark colors. pero bagay naman siya for a night out look din. :)

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  45. Babysaffron, if you're in the US, I believe you gals have online shipping for ELF products, down here, we have counters for ELF :)

    Musicalfanlovesminerals, yes! go ahead and show it to us! :)

    Steph, thanks!!! I do dark looks when I go out at night for parties, but seldom do we get to go out partying na! hahahah You're right, i'm not used to it anymore :) Thanks

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  46. I love this look sis! So gorgeous!

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  47. It's rare to see you do this, but I love it! Especially the second to last photo. More more more! :P

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  48. wow, this is a rare FOTD from you! ganda kaya! dapat may attitude yung pose mo, talagang rock n roll iyon hehe! ;-}

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