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2 Minute Gloss: Modern Forties
July 10th 2013 / 0 comment
In our new series we bring you the latest make-up tutorials in under two minutes. Here, Mary Greenwell shows us how to create a modern forties style
Mary Greenwell is a make-up icon within the beauty industry - there is barely a supermodel in the land whose face she hasn’t graced with her magic touch. Here, using the new Chanel colours for A/W 2013, she shows us how to do an updated and fresh new version of a fabulous forties look.
Step 1: Skin Prep
Le Weekend de Chanel Serum, from £60. Available from July 19th 2013.
Le Jour de Chanel, from £60. Available from July 19th 2013.
Step 3: Brows
Baby toothbrush – Mary’s own
Step 4: Eyes
Les Ombres Eyeshadow Quad in 43 Mystere, £38
Limited Edition - available from August 16th 2013.
Step 5: Blush and Lips
Le Blush Crème de Chanel in 64 Inspiration, £27. Available from August 16th 2013.
Le Crayon Levres in Rose Ardent 69, £17.50. Available Autumn 2013.
Rouge Coco Shine in Esprit 88, £24. Available from August 16th 2013.
Rouge Allure Extrait de Gloss in Controversy 72, £25. Available Autumn 2013.
Step 6: Powder and Highlighter
Poudre Signee de Chanel Illuminating Powder, £46. Limited edition: currently unavailable.
Model: Minnie at Premier
Hair: Leigh Keates at Premier Hair and Makeup