Sunday, December 26, 2010

Laura Mercier Eye Colour Sampler in action

I hope that everyone had/is still having a great time during the holidays - I'm experiencing a little case of food/chocolate hangover, but nothing that a few days of fruits and vegetables can't heal.

So, a few days ago (it's actually more like 2 weeks, can't believe how time flies!) I wrote this post about the Laura Mercier Eye Colour Sampler palette and I promised that I would post some photos of the eye makeup that I did using this palette so here we go:

Firstly, the eye makeup that I've been wearing a lot lately:
For this I've used the following products:
- Becca Eye Tint in Baroque (medium beige, love this)
- Laura Mercier eye shadow in Latte on the lid
- Laura Mercier eye shadow in Chocolate in the crease, the outer v and a little bit on the lower lashline
- Bobbi Brown gel eyeliner in Black Ink along the upper lashline
- Clinique High Impact mascara in Black (probably my favourite mascara)

And another photo of my eye closed, you can really see how gorgeous and shimmery these two shades are:
Now, onto the second eye makeup look that I did - my sister (who usually doesn't wear any makeup at all) asked me to try some of the colours on her so I was more than happy to do it:

For this I've used the following products
- Benefit Creaseless Cream Shadow in Honey Bunny (a light beige)
- Laura Mercier eye shadow in Mica on the lid - as you can see, the fallout was horrible
- Laura Mercier eye shadow in Ultra Violet over the Mica shade and lightly on the lower lashline
- Bobbi Brown eyeliner in Black Ink on the upper lash line (and I've put some Mica eye shadow over it, which looks rather nice)
- Clinique Lash Doubling mascara in Black

One last look at the palette:

The colours used were (from the left): Chocolate (2), Latte (3), Ultra Violet (5), Mica (7)

By the way, this palette is now 50% off on the Liberty website which in my opinion is a great deal!


  1. I wish you'd told me you'd started a blog, but catching up does give me something good to read over the holidays :)

    Love that first eye look on you, rich but elegant. You have lovely eyes.

  2. Hi, Grace, it's great to see you here :)
    I've been loving the chocolaty browns lately, and after your recent post I think I need to try the RBR Bejewelled Skylark.

    Thank you so much for your kind words.
    x Klara

  3. Oh my gosh! I love these shades so so much!! Your eyes look amazingly beautiful!
    XOXO from a new follower here,

  4. Hi, Catanya, thank you very much for such a kind comment - I think I will start doing these eye makeup posts more often ;)
    x Klara

  5. Love the looks here! Beautiful. So glad to find your blog. Thanks for your comment on mine!


  6. Hi, Michelle, thanks so much for your kind words and of course for your "Getting to know you" post, which I think was a great idea.

    x Klara



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