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16 August 2011

Wedding makeup trials

 As my wedding day is fast approaching I went to Selfridges for two trials, with Laura Mercier and Bobbi Brown. And the results are in:

I've requested the same look from both brands, but as you can see the results are quite different... Although I can list a few serious "photo mistakes" in both looks, I like the first one better! Can you guess what brand that is? To my surprise it's Laura Mercier!

Here's a list of products used for both looks:

Laura Mercier

Skin care
* One Step Clenser
* Moisture Mist
* Mega Moisturiser Normal/ Combination
* Repair Eye Cream

* Foundation primer

* Oil free Warm Ivory

* Secret Camouflage 2
* Secret Concealer 1

Setting powder
* Invisible Powder
* Secret Brightening Powder

* Flax
* Metallic Cream Eye Colour Platinum
*Topaz, Buttercream,Brilliant Rose
* Black Ebony Tightline Cake Liner
* Stormy Grey Kohl Pencil
* Full Blown Mascara
* Brow Pencil Blonde
* Brow Powder Duo Deep Blonde

* Powder Blush Rose Petal
* Bronzing Duo Dune Bronze

* Lip Pencil Plumberry
* Lipstick Duchess Rose
* Lip Glace Crystal

Bobbi Brown

Skin care
* Hydrating face tonic
* Hydrating Gel Cream
* Hydrating eye cream
* Lip balm

* Extra Moist Balm

* Stick Foundation 2.5
* Skin Foundation 2.5

* Creamy Concealer Medium
* Stick Foundation 2.5

Setting powder
* Soft Sand

* Stone
* Beige
* Black Ink Eyeliner
* Extreme Party Mascara
* Brows Wspresso eyeshadow

* Bronzer Natural
* Shimmerbrick Beige
* Blush Sand Pink

* Lip Pencil Sangria
* Lipstick Burnt Red

As the wedding is outside of the UK, I haven't decided on the makeup artist yet... but I'll be packing my kit anyways:)) I might be really nervous on the day and it's always good to get pampered!


Anonymous said...

i thought u are a make up artist? why not do it yourself?

Unknown said...

@Anonymous Because it's nice to be pampered on your weddig day! But I did do my own makeup in the end :))