Monday Morning

I did a bit of make up. Doing my best to wake up earlier so I can get glammed up in the morning. I notice that when I do a bit of make up in the morning, it’s not always about the look. Yes that’s important. I don’t want to end up looking like a Geisha. But the process, I find relaxing, a bit of me time. I can think.

I went into the Manchester city centre last week and got some beauty supplies. I was in the store about 2 hours trying out lipsticks, mouses, blushers and lips gloss. 2 hours #&€%!!! A loooong time. 2 hours. I was armed with new brushes. Especially new brushes. I have been told off by Gaelle Mokoy MUA time and time again about the condition of my brushes. I use them too long.

I havent really stock to a btand over the years. It depends on what i like from different brands. A Cross section of some of the stuff I use. I have brushes from MAC and Real technics. I went for Lottie brushes this time. They are quite good. . But I think I prefer the Real Technic Brushes. I also got the Dream matt Mouse by Maybelline in 70 cocoa, 60 caramel. I like to try it out. I normallyp

stick to Mac or YSL for these liquid foundations. On a budget so… GOSH Lipstick in Twilight, Sleek lipsticks in Naked, Baby Doll and Mulberry. We going for those ómbré lips. I’ll show you in a bit. Now I’m not one of those who must have one million layers for your make up game to start. I like it more or less simple but love those natural looking highlighted cheekbones. Mmm. I can’t wait.

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Ok ok. I’ll just show you the finished look. But here’s what I used for the look.
Mac CC Cream
Dream matt Mouse 60 & 70
Mac Gold Pallet
Sleek Twist up pencil in Midnight
Sleek contour Pallet
Sleek Lipstick Baby Doll
GOSH Lipstick in Twilight
Guerlain Bronzer colour 4.

I didn’t realise there were that much. Lol. Here’s the finished product. I’m a bit more confident with my make up cos of the tips in getting from Gaelle. She does classes to. I’ll hook you up at the end of the article.

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My lips support girls with big African lips everywhere. Start of the day at the shop. Start of a wonderful week.

http://www.gaellemokoymakeupartist.co.uk

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