Learn how to play with makeup again!

Remember fooling around with makeup when you were a young girl, not caring what anyone else thought about your look besides you. I decided to write this post to inspire everyone reading it to just act like you were that little girl, and rock whatever damn well look you want to and own it and wear it with confidence without caring what anyone may think of it. We asked the gorgeous Kayleigh Ross to create all these looks for us! Wait till you see what she came up with!!

Monochromatic Look

A mono look that isn't crazy for going out or even doing on a day you feel like something a little extra with your makeup.

Products used to created this look :


LA Girl Pro Coverage Foundation
Essence Camouflage 2 in 1 makeup as concealer
Yardley Translucent powder to set
NYX Contour Pro Pallet
Mary-Loumanizer by The Balm
NYX Micro Brow Pencil in Taupe
Swiitch Slays For Days pallet on the eyes and to highlight the lips
NYX Lip Lingerie in Ruffle Trim
Benefit - They're Real Mascara

The Smokey Bright

Feel like a smokey, bright eye but you don't want to look like a clown?

Products used :

LA Girl Pro Coverage Foundation
NYX Contour Pro Pallet
Swiitch GlowGasm highlighter pallet on face and eyes
NYX Micro Brow Pencil in Taupe
Benefit - Ready Set Brow!
NYX Full Throttle quad pallet - Colour Riot! The Orange shade
Benefit They're Real mascara
Mac Lipstick in Stone

The Ice Queen

Love fairytale inspired looks, but they are a bit to cray for public? Here is one that is totally do able!

Products used :

LA Girl Pro Coverage Foundation
Essence Camouflage Concealer
NYX Conceal and corrector pallet in Light
Essence Stay all day translucent powder to set
NYX Matte Bronzer
NYX Highlighter and Contour Pro Pallet - Banana powder to set under eyes and
Ice Queen Highlighter
Swiitch Holy Grail Flash Case - White as eyeshadow base
Swiitch Slays for Days pallet
Palladio Crushed Metal shadow in Stardust
Palladio Line Out Loud in Bauble
Essence White Liquid Liner
Eyelure lashes - No.031
Maybelline Push Up Angel mascara
Essence Silky Nude liner in the waterline
NYX Liquid Suede Lippie in Stone Fox

The Dark Smokey

Playing a bit more with darker shades, but still has a pop of colour, this is the perfect night out smokey look!

Products Used:

LA Girl Pro Coverage Foundation
Yardley Translucent Powder to set
NYX Contour Pro Pallet
Swiitch GlowGasm Highlighter Pallet
Mac Shadow in Cranberry and Romping
NYX Shadow in Mermaid
Morphe 35W Pallet
Swiitch Holy Grail Flash Case - Bright Pink as eyeshadow base
Benefit Theyre Real Mascara
ColorPop Matte X Lippie in She Bad
NYX Liquid Liner in Envy for the first half of the waterline
Benefit Goof Proof Pencil in shade 3
Bobbi Brown Brightening Brick in Cranberry
Mac Fix + to set

The Smudged Lip

Who says you can't rock a smudged lip? No one, that's right!

Products Used:

LA Girl Pro Coverage foundation
NYX Concealer and corrector pallet in Light
Essence Stay All Day translucent finishing powder
Swiitch Slays for Days pallet to set eyelid and add a slight dimension to
the crease
Benefit They're Real mascara
Swiitch Brow Game in a Box
NYX Matte bronzer in Deep/Profound
Mac Lip Liner in Nightmoth
Mac Lipstick in Smoked Purple
Smashbox primer water to set

The Bold Lip

Feel like a bold lip, but not for a full makeup look? Here is a minimal face, but bold lip look that'll still turn heads.

Products Used:

LA Girl Pro Coverage foundation
NYX Concealer and corrector pallet in Light
Essence Stay All Day translucent finishing powder
Swiitch Slays for Days pallet to set eyelid and add a slight dimension to
the crease
Benefit They're Real mascara
Swiitch Brow Game in a Box
NYX Matte bronzer in Deep/Profound
NYX Blush in Pink The Town
Mac Lip Liner in Hip and Happy
Mac Lipstick in Pink Plaid
Smashbox primer water to set

The Blushing Lady

I love this look, it's so playful and reminds me of something from the 60's - Not necessarily an everyday look, but definitely a look to wear out in public, perhaps a dress up party, at least once.

Products Used:

Essence Camouflage 2 in 1 makeup and concealer
Yardley Translucent powder to set
NYX Micro Brow Pencil in Taupe (Very light handed application)
Swiitch Holy Grail Flash Case - Coral shade as a base
NYX Pink The Town Blush
NYX Soft Matte Lip Cream in Antwerp
Mac Cherry lip liner

The Mermaid Inspired

Who doesn't want to look like a mermaid, actually, who doesn't want to be a mermaid! This is a mermaid inspired look PERFECT for any day of the week!

Products used :

LA Girl Pro Coverage
Essence Camouflage Concelear
RCMA loose powder to set
NYX matte bronzer with Swiitch G31 Contour brush
NYX Pink The Town HD Blush
NYX eyeshadow base
Swiitch Slays For Days Pallet - top right shade to set the base
BioNike Silky Touch eyeshadow in Vert Bluete as a transition shade
Mac Plumage eyeshadow
NYX Mermaid Prismatic eyeshadow
NYX Micro Brow Pencil
Palladio styling brow gel
NYX Ice Queen highlighter
Maybelline Push Up Angel mascara
Catrice lipgloss in Kiss Me In The Sunshine
Smashbox primer water to set the whole look

The Bronze Goddess

Looking like a bronzed up goddess is goals! I wouldn't mind looking like this daily!

Products used :

Garnier BB Cream in Light
NYC Conceal and correct pallet in Light - Concealer and Contour
Palladio I'm Glowing cream highlighter in Stunner
Palladio Brow Definer Pencil and Styling Brow Gel
Swiitch Slays For Days Pallet
Swiitch Glowgasm pallet on the eyes and cheeks (Both bronzer and highlight)
Urban Decay Vice Lipstick in Stark Naked topped with the Palladio Herbal
Tinted Lip Balm in Golden Pink
Maybelline Push Up Angel Mascara - fluffed out with a clean spooly
Smashbox Primer water to set

The Ombre Lip

This is a great way to jazz up your daily look!

Products used :

NYX Liquid Suede lipsticks in shades:
Vintage
Soft Spoken
Tea and Cookies

Swiitch Holy Grail FlashCase - White to brighten the centre even more.

Very wearable ombre which makes your lips appear larger

The Everyday Neon

A normal makeup look with a splash of neon - It will transform your whole look and make such a statement

Products used :

Garnier BB Cream and the roll on BB cream for concealer - both in the shade
Light
NYX Matte bronzer
NYX Micro Brow Pencil
Palladio Styling Brow gel
Palladio Fifty Fifty liquid liner
Maybelline Push Up Angel Mascara
Colour Pop matte lippie in Pillow Talk
Swiitch Glowgasm Pallet
Swiitch Slays for Days pallet
Swiitch Holy Grail Flash Case for the neon - 3 parts yellow, 1 part green,
and a bit of white.
Set with RCMA no colour powder
Finished with Mac Fix +

The Glitter Pot

Who doesn't love a bit of sparkle?

Products used :

Garnier BB Cream and roll on BB cream as concealer - Both in the shade
Light;
NYX Matte bronzer ;
NYX Micro Brow Pencil;
Palladio Styling Brow gel;
Maybelline Push Up Angel Mascara ;
Palladio Velvet Matte Metallic Lip - Lavish;
Swiitch Glowgasm Pallet ;
Swiitch Slays for Days pallet;
Swiitch Holy Grail Flash Case for the pink base;
Mac glitter pigment in Very Pink;
Standard nail glitter (take care when using glitters that are not eye safe);
Stuck with Eylure lash glue ;
Set with RCMA no colour powder;
Finished with Mac Fix +

I don't know about any of you, but I feel SO inspired after reading this and looking at all of these gorgeous looks Kayleigh created! I can't wait to dive into my makeup and just play around and create looks that is bold and creative and inspiring too!

I hope you all enjoyed the heck out of this post, because I did!

Follow Kayleigh on Instagram for more inspiration :

@kayoss_za

Till next time babes,

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