Saturday, July 14, 2012

FOTD: Cargo Tahiti


I've been lusting for the Cargo eyeshadow palette in Tahiti for over a year now, but considering I'm not exactly obsessed with powder eyeshadows and had, prior to today, never used a Cargo eyeshadow, I kept passing. Then my local Sephora put Cargo products on 50% clearance to clear out the brand, and I was lucky enough to stop in shortly after they'd posted the sale. $17 for 4 huge shadows in a pretty palette? SOLD! I plan on doing a review of this palette and Vienna as soon as I've tested the latter out, but as a "teaser": pay attention to the application note at the bottom of my FOTD image. It's significant.

Another teaser--swatches! These were applied dry over TFSI.



Also, a quick note, since I think I forgot to mention it here on this blog: I always spritz my MAC Studio Tech foundation with Skindinavia setting spray before applying it. It makes it creamier, easier to apply, and slightly less matte.


BASE: MAC Studio Tech foundation in NW15, Clinique Airbrush concealer in 01 Fair, MAC Mineralized Skin Finish Natural in Light 
EYES: Too Faced Shadow Insurance, Cargo eyeshadow palette in Tahiti, Estee Lauder Shimmering Jewel powder, Jordana Best Lash Extreme Volumizing mascara, La Femme pencil in Taupe 
CHEEKS: Cargo blush in Catalina, Estee Lauder Shimmering Jewel powder
LIPS: NYX Slim lip pencil in Rose, Rimmel Moisture Renew lipstick in Pink Chic, Butter London Lippy in Teddy Girl

4 comments:

  1. I've wanted to try the Clinique Airbrush concealer forever because Lisa Eldridge always raves about it...do you like it?

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    1. Love it, but it's not great for dry skin or people who want a lot of coverage.

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  2. HOLEE CRAP. I love every single thing about this -- and fingers??? Why are you so damnably talented?

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    1. I'm not--you really do just paint these on!

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