Anniversary Palette Arab FOTD makeup look

Wednesday, 17 August 2011

After I reviewed and swatched the Anniversary Palette (here), I thought I'd show you a makeup look I've done with it recently; I plan to do tons more as I totally love this palette and all the combos, but for now, here's the one (using the Toy camera feature on my camera!):
Products used:
> UD tinted moisturiser in Bulletproof
> UDPP (original) 
> NYX JEP in Milk
> UD 15 year anniversary palette eyeshadows: vanilla, tainted, omen, evidence, junkshow
> MAC studio concealer - NC35
> UD ink for eyes in Zero
> UD 24/7 eyeliner in Zero
> UD UrbanLash in Sly
> UD Brow Box in Brown Sugar
> UD Glide on Cheek tints in Score and Crush
> UD Baked Bronzer in Toasted
> UD Super Saturated Lip Colour in Big Bang

First I applied the tinted moisturiser all over my face (I'm a shade darker since my holiday!), filled in my brows, then primed the eyes with UDPP and NYX JEP in Milk.
I started with Vanilla on the inner corner of the eyes, blending it across the lid a little and using what was left over for the brow bone. I then used Tainted on the middle of the eyelid followed by a little of Evidence on the outer corner, but blending it upwards. I then used Omen in the crease and blending downwards into Evidence. Finally, I used Junkshow in between the highlight on the brow bone (Vanilla) and Omen, blending down again, into Omen/Evidence.
For the eyeliner I used Zero eye pencil to line the inner eye (top and bottom), then used the Ink for Eyes in Zero to make a topliner flick and bottom liner flick. In between the flicks I used Vanilla with a small brush, then went over the lines again to make them darker.
I used the UD lashes in Sly as they were nice and full for this "Arab" look, then concealed under the eyes and used a bit of the UD false lash mascara on the bottom lashes.
For the rest of the face I used the Toasted bronzer on cheeks, forehead and chin, then a bit of Score & Crush glide on cheek tint.
To finish off the look I used the new Super Saturated Lip Colour in Big Bang:
And the full face:
I totally love the colours and only used them softly for this look.. but I plan to use the more darker colours for my next look, so please do send me some requests if you'd like any particular eyeshadows used!



  1. woooooooooooow!!!!! you look incredible, everything about this is done to perfection :D i'm blown away by how beautiful you look

    Vonnie of

  2. I really like the double wing style! And lemme tell u that u got really pretty eyes! I would die for doing some look one them!

  3. I've been waiting for another look of yours for forever!! I looove it, super gorgeous. I wasn't interested in the palette before but I just might get it now.

  4. I love this eye makeup, you look very pretty in this look <3

  5. I love the lipstick!!!!!!! and the eye too. very pretty!

  6. The whole look is amazing! I would love to wear makeup like this everyday!

  7. U look so pretty mashallah .... N love the look :D....

  8. This is absolutely gorgeous and very Arabic!!

  9. Your blending is impeccable, jealous!

  10. @ everyone - thank you so much for the nice comments.. I defo FELT pretty wearing this look =D

    @ sugarbumpkin - me too! I envy the arab women that actually wear their makeup like this on a daily basis.. although it would be too time consuming LOL

    @ sugar - thank you sweetie =)

    @ dollymix diaries.. i'm getting in the mood for my trip to Dubai soon, so very arab indeed =D

    Once again, thank you everyone for the nice comments.. I hope to be more frequent with FOTDs, please bear with me!


  11. Your face is absolutely stunning. These colours look gorgeous together, so wearable and fun yet sultry. Beautiful. xo

  12. @ laalaa monroe, aww thank you sweetie *blushing* I so need to create more looks from this palette though! <3

  13. flawless, just flawless look.
    wow! love it! xx

    liloo / @tsunimee on twitter

  14. Wow I love this make-up, the color combination is so nice and you are so so beautiful, you did an amazing job! Your have a lovely blog and I'm a new follower! Hope you'll like my blog and follow back!

    Pop Culture&Fashion Magic

  15. Love purple! It looks super pretty on you :)

  16. @ liloo thank you! probably my best look to date =)

    @ Sara aww thank you, nice blog you got there =)

    @ get gawjus, thank you hunny, I loveee purple, favourite colour ever!! <3

  17. I recently got that UD palette and was browsing online for some looks, that's how I found your blog =)
    This look is gorgeous and I can't wait to try it out !!! If I can manage to make it look not too bad I'll do a post with the pics and link your blog =) !

    thanks for sharing !!!

    xxx Vee


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