04.07.2014

Radiant Skin is Spring's Best Accessory

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There is no accessory more gorgeous for Spring (or anytime of year for that matter) than glowing, radiant skin. Achieving radiant skin naturally takes a lot of work including exfoliating regularly, toning, moisturizing, drinking lots of water and getting plenty of beauty rest, but while you’re working on your natural glow you can fake it until you make it with the right makeup.

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Metallic eyeshadow enhances your natural eye color and has a brightening effect…

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A bronzer infused primer or a touch of liquid illuminator added to your regular primer or moisturizer gives the skin a nice glow as a base for the rest of your makeup. The use of a contouring powder and natural hued blush gives the skin depth, while a golden bronzer or illuminator enhances the cheekbones…

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Using a concealer or foundation two shades lighter than your natural shade on places where the light hits such as under the eyes, bridge of nose, forehead and cupid’s bow lights up the entire face when done correctly…

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Finish off the look with a bright bold lip

Face

Laura Mercier Radiance Bronze Foundation Primer
MAC Matchmaster Foundation in 8.0
LA Girl Pro Conceal HD Concealer in Toffee & Ben Nye Banana Powder to highlight
Ben Nye Neutral Set

Cheeks

Jordana Powder Blush in Cinnamon Spice
Sleek Contour Kit in Dark to contour & highlight cheekbones

Eyes

Layla Pro Eye Primer from lid to brow bone
Milani Shadow Eyez Eyeshadow Pencil in Brown Deluxe all over lid as a base
MAC Eyeshadow in Bronze all over lid
MAC Eyeshadow in Soft Brown on crease
Milani Eye Tech Extreme Eyeliner in Black on upper lashline
Model Co Colour Box Eye Pencil in Black on lower lashline
Sleek Makeup Full Fat Lash Mascara in Blackest Black
Anastasia Dipbrow Pomade in Ebony & MAC Studio Finish Concealer in NW45 to define brows

Lips

NYX Orange Lip Liner Pencil
Sleek MakeUp True Color Lipstick in OMG

What are some of your favorite products for radiant skin?

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Aside from my 9-5 I'm a Freelance Makeup Artist & Hair Stylist with a love of all things beauty & fashion. I started The Glamorous Gleam as a playground for fellow Beauty & Fashion Enthusiasts to keep you in the know and looking absolutely Glamtabulous. When I'm not hunting down the latest and greatest beauty products, beating a face or lacing a do you can find me roaming the streets of NYC in my stilettos looking for the next best restaurant, or in the kitchen trying to outdo myself from the last time.
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