Dark Matter

Happy New Year, everyone!!! I hope everyone had a great Christmas, as well. 🙂

I have a few things in store in terms of what posts will be coming up, but for this one I had to get right to it…and it’s regarding Melt Cosmetics’ new eye shadow stacks. You know I had to get my hands on both stacks. Today, I will be talking about “Dark Matter”. This is what I’d consider to be the more “neutral” shades (even though there’s a red-brown and black colors). The shadows are pigmented and it’s such a great size. The closest size that’s comparable is Sugarpill’s pressed eyeshadows.

Take a look:

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Here’s the look I came up with:

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FACE

Perricone MD Face Finishing Moisturizer

Nurturing Force Blot Out Offensive (primer)

COVER FX Total Cover Cream Foundation in G80 (as foundation) and in P50 (as a concealer underneath my eyes and down my nose and on my forehead and chin)

AJ Crimson Loose Powder in Bamboo (to set underneath eyes)

RCMA No Color Loose Powder (to set foundation)

Guerlain Terracotta bronzer in 07 (to warm up face)

EYES

 Anastasia Beverly Hills Dipdown Brow Pomade in Soft Brown (to fill in brows)

 Urban Decay Primer Potion (Anti-Aging)

 Anastasia Beverly Hills Pro Concealer in 4.0 (as a base)

Kevyn Aucoin Sensual Skin Enhancer in SX09 (brow highlight)

 Melt Cosmetics Dark Matter stack: Unseen e/s on the lid, Dark Matter e/s on the outer lid, Blurr e/s as a transition color and Enigma e/s on the lower lash line

MAC Feline Kohlpower on the upper waterline and the bottom waterline

Red Cherry lashes in DW

 L’Oreal Voluminous Carbon Black mascara

CHEEKS

Guerlain Terracotta bronzer in 07

 LIPS

MAC Taupe lipstick

 MAC Cork lip liner

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12 thoughts on “Dark Matter

  1. I am in search of the best foundation ever for oily skin for my NC45 / NC50 skin. I don’t mind paying for high end/luxury as long as it is flawless. What is your all time favorite?

    • Hmmmm…well, I can’t say what is the “best” because it depends on what type of look/coverage/finish you’re going for! Do you want something that has a matte or satin or radiant finish?

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