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Thursday, April 7, 2011


I did Jessica's makeup for her pre-Quinceanera photo shoot with Fotog_Republic last Tuesday.... enjoy the pictures....

Clinique dramatically different moisturizing gel
Monistat powder gel as primer
Maybelline Fit Me foundation - 220
Revlon PhotoReady foundation - 008 Golden Beige
MAC Studio Sculpt concealer - NC30
Maybelline Fit Me powder - 220
MAC blush - Peachykeen
MAC blush - Blunt
NYC bronzer - Sunny
Urban Decay setting spray - All Nighter
Benefit F.Y...eye! eyeshadow base
88 eyeshadow palette - Matte (browns & black)
88 eyeshadow palette - Shimmer (browns & black)
Rimmel London soft kohl eyeliner pencil - Jet Black
MAC fluidline - Blacktrack
CoverGirl LashBlast mascara - Very Black
Wet n Wild ultimate brow kit - Ash Brown
falsies from eBay (picture HERE
lashes used were the ones on the left, only used the outer half)
Carmex lip balm
Rimmel London lipstick - Pink Champagne
NYX lipgloss - Whipped

we decided to change up the look... we chose a dark smokey eyes & soft pink lips... although this might make her look a little matured, I know at the photo shoot the eye makeup wouldn't look as heavy...

behind-the-scenes pix... 

we look like BFFs here... =)

here are some of my fave pictures from the photo shoot....

you can check out the rest of the pictures HERE

I'm so excited for Saturday... I can't wait to do her makeup for the actual event.... it's gonna be so much fun!!!


  1. I recently moved to my new blog I just want to thank you for the nice comments you've posted to my old blog, I hope you will subscribe to my new blog, xoxo miki of chicstylista

  2. Awww she looks so pretty, the pics are so CUTE! That dress is amazing, I'm so jealous of her LOL

    You did such a good job on her make-up, this eye make-up looks good in photo (:

    I hope she has the best birthday, she looks like a princess!

  3. thank you so much! i missed the weather here :)

    you did a great job on your client!

  4. @ FOREVER '92 - thanks babe!! you're such a sweetheart!! I know ryt?!? the dress is gorgeous!! it's extra poofy! I love that!

    @ MakeUpbyLaura1 - thanks girl!! she's gonna be so happy when she sees that!! =)

    @ miemiemie - thanks hun!! hopefully we can meet one day... =)

  5. OMG thanks for letting me know about your gig. She looks so HOT! I love what you did with her makeup.


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