Halloween Surprise “Trick or Treat”

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{Make up by Make up For Ever }

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It’s Halloween and a casual walk in Dublin city centre becomes a scary surprise especially after bumping into these fabulous and creepy looking ladies! Their make up was so amazing that I just could not stop my self from taking their picture.

Happy Halloween!

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Περπατάς στο Δουβλίνο τη περίοδο του Halloween και δε ξέρεις από που θα σου πεταχτούν! Η χθεσινή μας βόλτα έγινε απροσδόκητα τρομακτική όταν δύο πανέμορφα τρομακτικές κοπέλες βρέθηκαν στο δρόμο μας. Το μακιγιάζ τους ήταν τόσο όμορφο και ιδιαίτερο που πραγματικά δε μπορούσα να μη της φωτογραφίσω!

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Video tutorial – Morning office look

Hello everyone, I hope you all had a great weekend, and that the start of the week was not too bad….I know, I have been quiet for the past few days… but the busy bee in me has been keeping me all focused to what I am about to share with you…. Drums please …. dah dah!…….My first make up video tutorial in Greek, only because you, the Greek readers asked for it! My English speaking readers please don’t feel left out as I have catered for you too! After all English is like second skin for me!

So, in this video I will be covering how to do a morning look suitable for the working girl, using subtle colours, and with just a few products. You can succeed this look in just 10 minutes or less. It took me 7 minutes. For more ideas on your morning office make up look please click here.

{Morning office make up – English Version}

In case you are wondering on the products I used here are a few tips.

Foundation: Face and Body by Mac                                                                           Loose Powder: Bourjois                                                                                                  Bronzer: Dual by No 7                                                                                                Eyes: Urban Decay Naked 2 pallet. Bootycall for the eyelid area, and Tease for both the eye bone and eye brows area.                                                                               Blusher: Crown Brushes                                                                                               Mascara: Maxfactor 2000 Calorie                                                                                   Lip gloss: Korres

For more information on the type of brushes you should be using / owning please click here.

I hope you all enjoy it, and if you do, please show it by sharing it!

Justkassi

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Καλησπέρα σε όλες, ελπίζω να είχατε ένα ωραίο Σαββατοκύριακο και η αρχή της εβδομάδας να μην ήταν πολύ δύσκολη. Ξέρω έχω κάτι μέρες να εμφανιστώ στο blog μου… αλλά σίγουρα δεν ξεκουραζόμουν, σαν εργατική μελισούλα που είμαι ετοίμαζα κάτι πολύ ιδιαίτερο που θέλω να μοιραστώ μαζί σας…… Tύμπανα παρακαλώ….. ντα ντα!… Το πρώτο μου video tutorial στα Ελληνικά επειδή εσείς οι Ελληνίδες αναγνώστριες το ζητήσατε!

Στο βίντεο αυτό θα σας δείξω πως θα κάνετε ένα πρωινό μακιγιάζ κατάλληλο για το γραφείο χρησιμοποιώντας λίγα προϊόντα που θα σας πάρει το πολύ 10 λεπτά. Εμένα μου πήρε 7. Για περισσότερες συμβουλές για το πρωινό σας μακιγιάζ κάντε κλικ εδώ.

{Πρωινό μακιγιάζ για το γραφείο – Ελληνική έκδοση}

Αν θέλετε να ξέρετε ποιά προιόντα χρησιμοποίησα δείτε παρακάτω:

Βάση:Face and Body by Mac                                                                                 Πούδρα σε σκόνη: Bourjois                                                                                     Bronzer: Dual by No 7                                                                                                        Σκιές από Urban Decay Naked 2 παλέτα, σκιά Bootycall για το καπάκι και σκιά Tease για το κόκκαλο του ματιού και τα φρύδια.                                                                    Ρουζ: Crown Brushes                                                                                                      Μάσκαρα: Maxfactor 2000 Calorie                                                                                  Lip gloss: Korres

Για περισσότερες πληροφορίες σχετικά με το τι πινέλα θα ήταν καλό να έχετε κάντε κλικ εδώ.

 Ελπίζω να σας αρέσει και να μου το δείξετε με το να το μοιραστείτε με τις φίλες σας.

Justkassi

The working girl’s morning make up

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We all have less than 10 minutes to spare in the mornings, waking up, washing, dressing and if you have other members of the family to take care, then your morning gets so hectic and stressful and you end up giving the least time for yourself, rushing out of the door with no make up on! Please,please, please don’t do that!

Don’t do that mistake and try to find 10 minutes for putting your working face on, mean the part and feel confident!  This is the easy quick morning look for the working girl that I will be very soon sharing with you with my video tutorial. We all deserve to have our own 10 minutes in the morning that will make our day! Tutorial soon to come….

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 Όλες μας το πρωί έχουμε λιγότερο από δέκα λεπτά για να ετοιμαστούμε, να ξυπνήσουμε, να πλυθουμε, να ντυθούμε αγχωνόμαστε να τα κάνουμε όλα στο λιγότερο δυνατό χρόνο, και αν έχουμε και άλλα μέλη της οικογένεια να φροντίσουμε τότε καταλήγουμε να μην έχουμε χρόνο και να φεύγουμε από το σπίτι χωρίς το μακιγιάζ μας!!! Εκλιπαρώ μην το κάνετε αυτό!

Μη κάνετε το λάθος, προσπαθήστε να βρείτε δέκα λεπτά για σας, το χρειάζεστε για να νιώσετε όμορφα, και σίγουρη για τον εαυτό σας, αυτά τα δέκα λεπτά θα σας φτιάξουν τη μέρα. Αυτό είναι ένα γρήγορο πρωινό μακιγιάζ που θα σας δείξω στο επόμενο βίντεο που θα ανεβάσω. Γι΄αυτό αν θελετε να μάθετε πως θα το πετύχετε γρήγορα και εύκολα αναμείνατε…

JustKassi

Sun Kissed look explained

Good morning everyone, happy Monday and hope you all have a great week ahead. I love when my precious followers ask for more details on one of my blog posts / looks and this time I was asked to give more details and tips on the sun kissed look that you all so enjoyed.

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The steps to do this look are easy because you are already basing it to your tanned complexion, but here are the details….

1. Moisturize  – The first step is to have a well moisturized face, and around the eyes area. A well moisturized face means that the products will be easier to apply and give a smooth effect. collage beauty products

{My moisturizing products at the moment}

2. Foundation & Concealer – The secret to this look is the foundation. For the summer months that our skin goes a bit darker I would advise to invest in a darker shade than the one you use for winter time, it just makes things a lot easier and you don’t have to be blending it with your bronzer to match the colour. Although, if owning two products is too much to ask, then your bronzer will have to work a bit harder to avoid that white ash look. For this look I went for the Mac Face and Body NC3. Make sure you use a round brush to blend it in well and start from the nose area where the redness is usually gathered.

For the concealer the only thing that you have to pay attention to is not to go too light. Blend well with a brush, step back and check, is there a big contrast to the foundation, if yes blend again.

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{Mac Face and Body}

3. Bronzer – Bronzer is the hidden ace on your sleeve for this look. For my sun kissed look I used No7 Dual Bronzer. From the very start of my make up career I tend to use dual bronzers, I just feel that I have more of a choice and I don’t need to carry many products with me. Depending on your complexion blend the two or just use the most appropriate shade. Remember the no3 trick. Shape No3 on your face starting from your cheeks going up to your forehead and the going down to your cheeks again and last to your chin, with gentle strokes. The result should be subtle and natural.

 dual bronzer{No7 Dual Bronzer}

If you get these top 3 steps right then the rest is easy. For the blusher I went for a natural healthy pink colour and the same for the lipstick. Your eye shadow should be of a natural beige colour reflecting your skins natural shade. Finish up with black mascara.

An easy look for all times – you don’t need expensive products or hundreds of brushes to have a look that will make you feel confident and yourself.

Always here to answer your questions!

JustKassi

JKC

Natural sun kissed look

As far as my summer / tanned look lasts, and the calendar is still on September, I will try my best to stretch this summer feeling, although the temperature has dropped dramatically today!

Contrasting to the grey skies that have not decided to change colour yet, a natural sun kissed summer look is the perfect way for your first autumn make up looks, keeping the summer glow till it fades away. BeFunky_DSC_0046.jpgHow did I achieved this? Easy, using the water based foundation by MAC Face and Body, No 7 Compact Dual Bronzer, and a light pink blusher along with a light pink lipstick from Korres (Natural pink).BeFunky_DSC_0048.png

{Water based foundation and dual bronzer is the secret to your sun kissed look

Sun kissed look

For the eyes I used a matte light purple eye shadow by max factor and black mascara, don’t be restrained in the eye shadow colour, try something close to your skin tone or to a beige tanned tone, keeping it always fresh.

I decided not to fill my eyebrows as I wanted to achieve a very natural look, if you feel that you want to emphasize your eyes more then do go ahead with filling your eyebrows.

If you have any questions feel free to ask, I am always happy to answer!

JustKassi