Passion Flower/Purple Tulip makeup look

Wednesday 22 June 2011

After seeing the legendary and late Queen B Makeup's "passionflower look" (click here), I just had to replicate it! I loved the purple and rainbow colours and the way they looked together, so I did my own version of it, using similar colours but tailoring it to what I thought suited best. I also wanted to use my NYX San Paulo Matte Lip Cream (MLC), so I did for this look ;)
Here's how my version looked:
And the original look by Alejandra (QueenBMakeup):
For this look I used:
> UD Urban Defense Tinted Moisturiser in Bodyguard
> NYX Jumbo Eye Pencil in Milk & Yogurt
> Manly Palette - yellow, orange, red and purple eyeshadows
> MAC studio concealer in NC35
> UD Ink for Eyes in Zero (for liner & brows)
> UD Cannonball mascara
> Khuraira Brow Fix Gel
> UD Glide On Cheek Tint in Score
> Sleek blush in Pomegranate
> NYX Matte Lip Cream (MLC) in San Paulo

After applying UD tinted moisturiser in Bodyguard all over my face, I used UDPP on the eyelids followed by NYX jumbo eye pencil in Milk, blending in with the finger. I followed Queen B's video tutorial for the rest, substituting with eyeshadow colours I thought appropriate from my Manly palette. 
For the cheeks I used UD cream blush in Score followed by Sleek Pomegranate blush.
I used my new NYX MLC in San Paulo for the lips, which I adore!

So here's how the look turned out:
The eyes:
The whole face:
I think it turned out pretty well and really love the tropical-ness of it, the colours looked even more amazing in real life =D
What do you think? Also let me know if you have any makeup suggestions you'd like me to try, I'm looking for some inspiration =)



  1. Oh my goodness. This is stunning!

  2. Woooow! Awesome look you did! I really like it! ♥ The colors, so fancyyyy!!

  3. Absolutely stunning. Jude xx @jadlgw

  4. you did an amazing job! i love how all the eyeshadows are blended so perfectly together. <3

  5. This is absolutely stunning! x

  6. you have done a great job .. you are beautiful :)

  7. This look is so beautiful! The colours look amazing together xx

  8. It's amazing that Alejandra still inspires after her passing. very pretty :) xx

  9. such a pretty look, must have taken some patience too! x

  10. she was so talented and paid tribute well, great rendition of her look! simply stunning


  11. Aww thank you everyone!
    And @ mymoonlightmuse & vonnie- she was really amazing and inspiring, thank you =)


  12. Wow this is so pretty! You did such a good job re creating her look its dead on. Great job!!

  13. love the look!! very pretty and colorful!

  14. Stunning, you done such a fantastic job :o)

  15. this look is major beauty and major skills! wow!!! xx

  16. Just letting you know I have given you a few blog awards.


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