Tropical Appeal

I was at the MAC store the other day in search for some new blue eyeshadows. I bought Surreal, but I was intrigued by he brightness of Bitter. Trying it on my hand next to Surreal made me want to do this look!

Brushes you'll need:

- MAC #'s 217 (blending brush), 214 (short shader brush), 222 (tapered blending brush), 242 (shader brush), 266 (small angle brush), and 116 (blush brush)

Products you'll need:

- MAC Eyeshadows in Gorgeous Gold, Goldmine, Surreal, Bitter, and Steamy
- MAC Paint Pot in Painterly
- MAC Cremeblush in Lillicent
- MAC Lipsticks in See Sheer
- MAC Tinted Lipglass in Pink Lemonade

- MAC Fluidline in Blacktrak

- A brow-filling product - Mascara


Apply MAC Paintpot in Painterly all over eyelids as a base using your fingers.
Highlight the brow bone and tear duct with a mixture of Gorgeous Gold and Goldmine (242).
Pack Bitter onto the inner third of the eyelid (242).
Blend Surreal on the outer 2/3 of the lid, dragging into the crease and toward the inner corner of the eye (222).
[* Darken the outer V with Steamy (217).
[* Line the inner 2/3 of the lower lash line with Goldmine and the outer third with Steamy (214).
[* Line
the upper lash line with Blacktrak (266).


Pat Lillicent gently onto the apples of the cheeks, blending outward with your index finger.


Apply See Sheer and Pink Lemonade layered over it.

Additional finishing steps: [Fill in eyebrows using MAC's #208 Angled Brow brush and MAC Eyeshadow in Charcoal Brown], [Tame unruly brows using MAC Brow Finisher in Clear], and [Darken lashes using MAC's Plushlash mascara in Plushblack].

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