Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Neon Night

My last post (click here) was about the new collection of Electric neon shades. 
I mentioned that the shade Chaos from the original Vice palette was the inspiration for the Electric Palette. I have ordered the new neon palette and am excited to play with it but until it arrives I thought I'd give you a taste of Chaos, the shade that started it all, with an evening look. My friend Jessica so graciously accepted my invite to model the look. 
What I used:
Urban Decay Vice Palette (Chaos, Laced and Noise)
Urban Decay Eye Shadow Zephyr $18.
Anastasia of Beverly Hills Brow Wiz in Ebony $21.
Urban Decay Heavy Metal in Midnight Cowboy $19.
Urban Decay Primer Potion in Eden $20.
CoverGirl Lash Blast 24HR.
Too Faced Shadow Insurance Glitter Glue $20. (Not Pictured)
I started with filling in Jessica's brows and then priming her eyes with Eden on the brow bone and upper lid. 
I then put Glitter Glue on the lower half of her eye lid where I wanted the color to be most intense.
I then took a blending brush and highlighted Jessica's brow bone with Zephyr and blended Laced into the upper eyelid. 
Then I took a flat shadow brush and began packing on the pigment starting on at the lash line and working upward until I was satisfied with the color saturation.
I went back in with the blending brush and Laced and blended it out a bit.
Then I followed the angled wing of Chaos with a small line of Noise.
I took the Stila liquid liner and did a dramatic winged line and followed along the top of that line with Midnight Cowboy.
I finished with the LashBlast 24HR.
As a last minute touch I went in with Urban Decay 24/7 Glide On Eye Pencil in Goldmine on the inner corners of the eye and on the inner bottom 1/4 of the lash line.
Thank you to Jessica for being my model! Your face is always a fun canvas to play with and you are fantastic company. Love you! 

Thank you for reading this and if you liked this neon look get ready for some more neon looks
that will from extreme to wearable coming up. Also be sure to like, comment, share and subscribe
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xoxo, Amanda

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