FOTD: Subtle ombre lips

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I did a purple to pink ombre lips today but very subtly done. I don’t really like the very exaggerated look of the ombre lips, well at least not during the day, a night out sure, but here is a daytime/office appropriate look.

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I am wearing Essence lip liner in Cute Pink 07. I absolutely love these lip liners. They are so pigmented and creamy and extremely long lasting. Yes the lip liner is a nice deep pink shade and my lips look purple right?

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But I applied Revlon’s Color Burst Lip Butter in Gumdrop , which is a lavender toned lipstick , so when they mixed this is what came out! I also did try it with a nice rose pink lipstick and it got a completely different effect.

batom-colorburst-lipbutter-revlon-gumdropOn my eyes: I’ve used the NYC Queens Boulevard eyeshadow palette.

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I’ve used the very last colour of the palette, more of a fuschia purple to outline my lower lash and the dark violet purple to outline my upper lash line.  I completed the look with a thick liquid eyeliner line and mascara.

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ImageI have a tiny bit of MAC’s Warm Soul blush which you can barely see in these pictures. Sorry! All of my pics are taken with my phone because my camera has been broken for a year now. But I am purchasing a new camera this weekend so the quality will be much better 🙂

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