I am really excited to share this HOWTo makeup tutorial I recently used in my Checks & Fur OOTD (Outfit of the day) Photo shoot!

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You can check out the Checks and Fur OOTD – || HEREย ||

Here are some shots from the Shoot also to help you get an idea of the makeup style!


& Here is the finished Makeup Look!!!

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I combined a highly pigmented Glittery Bronze toned eyeshadow from the Urban Decay – Moondust Eyeshadow collection with a Vibrant Red Lip finish using Mac – Ruby Woo for the look.




Urban DecayMoondust Eyeshadow in Space Cowboy – | HEREย | ยฃ14.00

Lancรดme โ€“ Teint Idole Ultra 24 HR Foundation in 01 Beige Albatre โ€“ |HERE| ยฃ28.50

Studio 10 โ€“ Age Defy Skin Perfector in Medium / Dark โ€“ | HEREย | ยฃ32.00

Studio 10 โ€“ Visible Lift Face Definer โ€“ | HEREย | ยฃ30.00

Studio 10Plumping Blush Glow-Plexion – | HEREย | ยฃ24.00

Chanel โ€“ Le Petit Pinceau Retouche Touch-Up Brush โ€“ | HEREย | ยฃ32.00

Urban Decay โ€“ Eyeshadow Primer Potion โ€“ | HEREย | ยฃ18.00

Mac โ€“ Fluidline Gel eye Liner in Black Track โ€“ | HEREย | ยฃ15.50

Billion Dollar Brows โ€“ Brow Powder in Raven โ€“ | HEREย | ยฃ18.00

Revlon โ€“ Face Duo Eye Brush โ€“ | HEREย | ยฃ5.99

Real Techniques โ€“ Eyes Stater Brush Set โ€“ | HEREย | ยฃ21.99

Eylure โ€“ Volume 101 False Eyelashes โ€“ | HEREย | ยฃ3.56

Mac โ€“ Select Sheer Pressed Powderย โ€“ | HEREย | ยฃ20.50

Real Techniques โ€“ Core Collection Brush Set โ€“ | HEREย | ยฃ21.99

Palladio BeautyMaXXLash Herbal Mascara in Lengthening Black – |HERE| ยฃ11.00

Mac187 Duo Fibre Face Brush – | HEREย | ยฃ34.50

Mac Lipstick in Ruby Woo – | HEREย | ยฃ15.50

|| FACE ||

1) I would Begin by applying my Foundation, with a Foundation Brush. Iโ€™m using my Lancรดme โ€“ Teint Idole Ultra 24 HR Foundation in 01 Beige Albatre & applying it with my Mac – 187 Duo Fibre Brush!

2) If you like to conceal, I would conceal under the eye area at this point. I’ve combined the 2 concealers inside the Studio 10Skin Perfector palette and blended them in together using a Real TechniquesDetailer Brush!

***You can also use your finger tips to warm the concealer, and dab it onto your face using your fingertips!

3) Set your Face, using a powder! Iโ€™m using the Mac โ€“ Select Sheer Pressed Powder & applying it with my Real Techniques Buffing brush all over my face, and especially on my t-zone (as I have an oily complexion)!

4) Then apply the Bronzer from the Studio 10Face Definer Palette on your Temples, the Hollow of your Cheeks, the sides of your nose & on your Jaw line โ€“ Using a Real Techniques Contour Brush. Making sure you go over & blend it in completely!!!

I will then apply the Highlighter available inside the Studio 10Face definer Palette above your Cheek Bones in the middle of your forehead, on your jaw line and on the middle of your nose & blend it all in using the Contour brush!

5) Apply your Blush over the apples of your cheeks!

Iโ€™m using the Studio 10Plumping Blushย and pumping out a small amount and applying it onto the apples of my cheeks ย using the Chanel – Touch up Brush & this will compliment the bronzer beneath the Blush to give you a natural flushed look!


|| EYES ||

1) I will first begin with Priming the eyes!

I have used the Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer Potion and have applied it on the base of my eyelid & on my lower lash line using my Real Techniques Detailer Brush!


2) Add your Base Colour

I’ve mixed Nooner & Blackheart from the Naked 3 Palette together using the Blending brush included in the palette.


3) At this point you can add your Sparkles!

I’ve added my Urban DecayMoondust Eyeshadow in Space Cowboy & firstly applied it onto my eye using my finger to add the intensity of the Glitter onto the base of my eye!

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I then applied more of the Moondust using my Real Techniques Base Blending brush.


Then take Space Cowboy & apply it on your bottom lash line using a Smudge Brush, I’m applying it on with my Real Techniques Smudge Brush!


4) Add A White shade on the Brow Bone

I’ve taken Strange from the Naked 3 Palette and applied it on using the flat ended brush inside the Palette!


Here are all the swatches for the eyeshadows I’ve used!

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5) Fill in your Brows

I’m using the Billion Dollar Brow Powder in Raven & filling it in using my Revlon Double ended Brush!


6) Add Mascara on the Top & Bottom of your Lashes

I’ve used the Palladio BeautyMaXXLash Mascara for this & coated it on my eyes generously!!!

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7) Add a thin line of Gel Eyeliner.

I’ve applied my Mac Gel Liner in Black track with the Real Techniques Brow Brush *** The flat edge of the Brush enables you to apply your Gel Liner in a line with ease!


8) Put on your Fake Lashes!

I’m using my Eylure Volume 101 False Lashes & applying it onto my eyes using my Tweezerman Tweezers!


& Then your Moondust / Glittery eye is COMPLETE ๐Ÿ™‚ !!!

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& Here are all the steps together!!!

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|| LIPS ||

I’ve finished the look with a Vibrant Red Lipstick, & for this you can never go wrong with your trust Mac Lipstick in Ruby Woo!!!




I hope youโ€™ve enjoyed my ย |URBAN DECAY| MOONDUST GLITTER EYE HOWTo MAKEUP TUTORIAL Blogpost!!!

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  1. I absolutely love the Sparkle from your moon dust! So beautiful as always, amazing & easy tutorial girlie xxx

    1. Thanks so much Lisa, for leaving such a Beautiful comment! I love the moondust eyeshadow range from UD & definitely will buy more ๐Ÿ™‚ you should try them out too ๐Ÿ’‹ xoxo

    1. Thanks So much Lena, A Little Bit of Sparkle never hurts anybody !!! ๐Ÿ™‚ It is perfect for the Festive season coming! Perfect for sparkling next to a Bright / Sparkly Christmas Tree ๐Ÿ™‚ Have an amazing Wednesday lovely !!! ๐ŸŽ„๐Ÿ’‹ xoxox

  2. Such a Great Tutorial, I love the glitter & you look beautiful anything goes well with a Red lip ๐Ÿ™‚ x

    1. Awww you’re such a Sweet heart! Thank you beautiful! I do recommend getting some Moondust Shadows on your next Visit to Urban Decay !!! ๐Ÿ™Š๐Ÿ’—๐Ÿ’‹ ๐Ÿ™‚ xoxo

    1. Awwww thank you so much Miss Annie the Beautiful Lady โค๏ธ๐Ÿ’‹ you’re so Kind & Ruby woo or any red lip is Mandatory ๐Ÿ™Š๐Ÿ™‰๐Ÿ™Š hehehehe !!! Xoxox

      1. I kind of have 5 brand new mandatory red ones to play with at the moment… ๐Ÿ™ˆ๐Ÿ™Š๐Ÿ˜
        #hoarder #makeupaddict
        So I really don’t know what you mean by “any”… ๐Ÿ˜ณ not at all! ๐Ÿ™ˆ๐Ÿ‘€ Uummm… Yeah! ๐Ÿ‘€


    1. Hi there Shirley, thanks so much for the kind words ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ’‹๐Ÿ’‹ it meant a lot to me to have my tutorials be useful for other ๐Ÿ™‚ xoxo

    1. Awww Jessica, thanks you’re such a Darling! My eyebrows are all down to the amazing powder I use, honestly you have to try the brand out Billion Dollar Brows! A Miracle Brow product :-p xoxo

  3. Great look!!! I’ve always been intimidated by the moon dust shadows because I was afraid of fall out and getting glitter all over my face! However, I need to check them out because you pull off this look flawlessly and the explanation of your application technique is very helpful! xo

    1. Thanks Lovely, I think utilising your finger initially will help in application, that way you’ll have more control of where you want the glitter to sit & how much intensity you want to build up! Don’t be scared of the Moondust shadows honestly you’ll wish you bought them sooner once you start making looks with them ๐Ÿ™‚ xoxo!!!!

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