Sunday, March 8, 2015

FOTD: Blue Nails and Fishtails Featuring Fresh Burberry and Marc Jacobs Beauty

Above: Blue nails + fishtails...
Sometimes a beauty look is the culmination of a single product.  Case in point...this post.  Enchanted by the creamy lapis blue that is the new Burberry Nail Polish in Imperial Blue, I felt inspired to embrace an eclectic approach that yielded two fish tails, a clean canvas, a subtle cat eye and a breezy pink pout.  It's times like these that no rhyme or reason makes the most sense!

Kindly scroll on for more details, swatches and images of the products in action as well as the Bottom Line...

Above: Products for my FOTD.
Products Used:
Above: Products for an even and radiant complexion. 
Above: Swatches of face products in direct sunlight. 
Above: The La Prairie Cellular Radiance Cream Blush in Peach Glow is breathtakingly easy to wear.
Above: The polish that started it all...Burberry Imperial Blue
Above: Nail and eye products. 
Above: Swatches of eye products in direct sunlight. 
Above: Burberry Wet & Dry Glow Eyeshadow in Shell...the luminosity is unreal! 
Above: Three products for a quintessential pink pout.
Above: Swatches of all lip products used in direct sunlight.
Above: My lip mix.
The following images reflect the products in action in various lighting situations...












Above: Last look.

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Bottom Line: I hope you enjoyed this eclectic FOTD...I embrace a relatively restrained and natural look so often that sometimes it's amusing to change it up ; ) Although I use many of these splendid products on a regular basis, the new standouts for me, personally, include the La Prairie Cellular Radiance Cream Blush, Marc Jacobs (P)Outliner in Honeybun and Burberry Wet & Dry Glow Eyeshadow in Shell. All three perform so well and are delightful updates to one's spring makeup approach! 

Good things ahead,  including a recap of the Neiman Marcus Beverly Hills Project Beauty event that I hosted, fresh product procurements, a sunscreen feature and a full review of the  Burberry Spring/Summer releases.  Oh, and I am still working on comment and email responses ; ) 

Happy Daylight Savings Day + have a blessed Sunday...xx,

--The Beauty Professor

** PR samples provided for review denoted by an asterik (the rest purchased by me),  however, as always, all of my opinions are expressly and unequivocally my own. 
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10 comments:

  1. That look is so cute & girly! I'm interested in that chanel vitalumiere powder foundation (Asian edition). Is it possible to get it online? Help!!! Thanks😃

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    1. Thanks, Lynn!!

      I found the Chanel Vitalumiere Powder on eBay from a Canadian seller (that ships to the US). It took awhile to track down but shipping was quick!

      xx,

      --The Beauty Professor

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  2. Adorable! The braids are just fantastic! Hope you have a lovely Sunday!

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    1. Thank you, Sunny...so sweet of you!

      Hope you had a wonderful weekend...xx,

      --The Beauty Professor

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  3. You look beautiful!! So fresh and lovely. Love your hair as well!! Do you have any suggestions for purchasing products that are only available in Asia and/or Europe?? Thanks!!

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    1. Hi Cindy,

      Many thanks for the supportive words! With regards to your question, I suggest BoboDave for Asian products and eBay for anything you can't find on the BoboDave site. Harrod's and Selfridges online are fabulous for European products!

      xx,

      --The Beauty Professor

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  4. Awww...you rock!!!! Love that nails and braided hair. Love it!!!!

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    1. Hi Sue...thank you, my friend!

      xx,

      --The Beauty Professor

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  5. Hello my gorgeous BP!
    How is life going? I just came back from a 2 weeks vacation and started to catch up with my beauty reads. I have much work to do! I cannot wait to watch your February favorites video.
    A mosquito bit my chin (my very first vacation day!) and now I have a huge purple mark on it. What will you recommend to erase it? My concealer gathers on it and looks gray and awful. I need this stain out of my face.
    Back to reading your posts now :)

    xxxxxxxxxxxx

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    1. Hello!

      Thanks for the sweet comment! Welcome back from your vacation (2 weeks...how marvelous!)...happy to be a part of your catch up reading ; )

      So sorry to hear about your mosquito bite...I hope it has healed by now but in case it hasn't, I suggest neutralizing the dark spot with a bit of yellow or green corrector (Koh Gen Do and Physician's Formula both make great options) and then follow with concealer.

      XO, my friend!

      --The Beauty Professor

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