Saturday, 29 June 2013

Makeup of the day–Silver & Black Liner!

The other day I applied my usual liquid liner makeup routine, but fancied doing something a little different!  Enter the new Rimmel Scandaleyes Cream Eyeshadow!

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Products used -
Bobbi Brown Longwear Even Finish Compact Foundation
Rimmel Scandaleyes Precision Micro Eyeliner
Rimmel Scandaleyes Eyeshadow Paint in Mercury Silver
YSL Babydoll Faux Cils Mascara
Avon Supershock Gel Liner in Black
HD Brows Kit
Illamasqua Cream Pigment in Hollow
Sleek Lipstick in Barely There

After doing my usual eye makeup I decided to draw a thin line of the new Rimmel Scandaleyes Cream Eyeshadow Paint in Mercury Silver above my black gel liner.  This is a intensely pigmented creamy shadow which can be patted on to the eyes and blended out to make a nice base or used as above, a slight line of colour above my usual liquid liner. 
It’s a really simple look but I love it, I think it’s really striking as people might not initially notice the hint of silver until you blink or close your eyes – easy yet effective!

There are 5 more shades in the range, including a purple and golden brown both of which would also work gorgeously (swatches and full reviews coming very soon)!

What are your thoughts on this simple liner look?  Do you like to experiment with eyeliner shades?

xxxx

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25 comments:

  1. Love the lipstick!


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  2. Silver liner sounds like a brave one but looks gorgeous. I'm pretty boring and flick between black brown or nude but would love to try out something like this!

    xxx

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  3. That cream eyeshadow paint looks interesting! I love the way you applied it above the black eyeliner - looks gorgeous on you!

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  4. This is such a beautiful look! I wear winged liner everyday but have never really experimented using other eyeliner colours with the black - thanks for the inspiration, will dig out some coloured eyeliners for tomorrow :)

    A beauty, food and life blog by Izzi

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  5. Looks so pretty above the wing, I will definitely be trying this! xxx
    Maddy from UNSTITCHEDD 

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  6. I love the idea of wearing two different liners! Looks lovely. I may try this with eyeshadows as I only have black liners.

    Molly x
    Lyon Notes

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  7. I do enjoy using colored eyeliner every once in a while though metallic isn't something I've tackled yet! I do like the look of a pretty bronze eyeliner though so I've been thinking of giving that a try. This is a great look :)
    xx Amber
    Lovely Notions

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  8. Looks great! Love the silver.

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  9. It looks gorgeous! I used a silver-grey eyeliner the other day but solo and it took me quite some time to like it, being used to black eyeliners only. But this look seems perfect to have the best of both worlds and slowly get more into the topic of non-black eyeliners.

    xx

    kazetime.blogspt.com

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  10. I've gotten into silver and white eyeliner pencil recently, it makes a change

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  11. love this simple look! brings out your eyes

    yukluistyle

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  12. I think it looks lovely!! It's subtle and bold at the same time! xx Rena

    Kiss and Make Up

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  13. I really like this look! I have seen other people try it with blue liquid eyeliner instaed of silver and it looks really good, defintely going to try it when I am feeling brave x
    http://theadventuresofhann.blogspot.co.uk/

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  14. I love how simple this look is, and really lets your eyes do most of the talking. I'd be really interested in the purple color, as I have green eyes and like how purple makes my eyes look.

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  15. This is fantastic! I love wearing funky colors and bright metallics, so this is right up my street! Will definitely have to give the Rimmel products a look next time I pop over to the store! x

    Megan @ Little Miss Average

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  16. That is beautiful! More subtle than a whole lid of sparkly shadow, I love this look! :)
    Carrie:Brighton xx

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  17. This looks great! I doubt I'd be able to do it though - getting my eyeliner right takes me an age! Xo

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  18. Very on trend Katie! I can never quite get to grips with this kind of eyeliner. I'm more of a liquid girl! x

    Adrienne | Late Night Nonsense

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  19. I love this look! I'm going to have to try it :)

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  20. That liner looks amazing! I'm always on the hunt for a perfect silver glitter liner but never thought of using cream shadow. Should get this one soon ;)

    Yolennie
    www.lavenderfedora.blogspot.com

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  21. love this look and love how youve done the wing - i can never get mine like that . .i hope you can pop along to my page xx

    http://rebeabeauty.blogspot.co.uk/

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  22. This is perfect! I did this with gold the other day and got so many compliments.

    Greetings from Berlin!

    -Kate

    berlinbeauty3.blogspot.de

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