Face of the Day: Matte Electric Blue

Lately I’ve been trying to play with makeup I’ve neglected, and this was one of the days I really liked what I came up with! I wanted to play with some matte pigments I have that got shoved to the back of a drawer (they aren’t the beautiful mattes I reviewed a few weeks ago!) and was tempted to use this electric blue I saw. Unfortunately the brand I used isn’t around anymore, but this particular blue is super similar to Chaos in Urban Decay’s Vice Palette.  Blue eyeshadow is a hard nut to crack usually, as it can easily go into crazy 80’s look that isn’t exactly flattering. Since I was just playing around I didn’t write down everything I used (and this was from last week) But I did want to share photos I took in case anyone needed some inspiration. If you like the look maybe I’ll create a tutorial for it and try and use some similar items, haha :) Enjoy! 


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  1. Jackie Moody says

    That kind of looks like junkie in the crease… which I think is a great idea!

  2. Cassidy says

    please do a tutorial! Especially since blue eye shadow can be very scary if it isn’t done right and I would love to see how you created this!

  3. MrsSpooky says

    Love it

  4. Danielle says

    I’d love to see a tutorial with Chaos from the UD Vice palette!

  5. Samantha Nelson says

    please please do a tutorial

  6. Michty Maxx says

    This looks great! Really vibrant and wow! A tutorial would be great since you liked the look so much too.

  7. peanutbuttermakeuptime says

    I lalalaallalove it.

  8. sam says

    please do a tutorial! it is SO gorgeous!

  9. EmmyJean says

    I agree, blue can be a tricky shade – I always feel like it competes with my mostly green eyes. The look you created is stunning though! Would love to see a tutorial for it!

  10. Jane Andreasen says

    This would make a GREAT tutorial! It inspires Sugarpill and UD Chaos looks for me.

  11. Elise says

    Please please please do a tutorial!

  12. Johanne says

    Please do a prom tutorial!! Please, my prom is soon, and i dont know what to do with my makeup!
    PS: I love your blog!

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  14. Ida Jensen says

    I really love this makeup look! Will you pleas make a tutorial on youtube! :D

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  16. Carleen Pierce says

    I’m a recently found you through the Urban Decay FB page. Love the tutorials and your looks. Do you wear this out or do you do just for your website?

  17. Gina Sam says

    I love this look! I like how you put the gold underneath and the sparkly blue in the inner corner.

  18. Ⓚimberly Ⓖrace says

    I really love how this turned out, Leesha. Although it’s bright, you made it work so well. I might have to try something like this out. :)

  19. julie says

    tutorial please?!?!

  20. Amelia says

    I would love a tutorial. I have mac matte pigment that I have never been able to use bc it is so patchy when I try it everytime!

  21. Kathleen says

    Reminds me of the Tardis (Doctor Who)

  22. Lindsey says

    this is seriously my favorite look I’ve seen in a lonnnnng time. PLEASE do a tutorial as I am just about to get the vice palette!

  23. Eva says

    I love it!!!!! Please do a tutorial!!!!

  24. Mikaela Wilkerson says

    Please do a tutorial! This is awesome and I want to use Chaos but it scares me since I have blue eyes. I want to see how you do the rest of the face along with these eyes!

  25. Sara Rachel Paiz says

    yes, please do a tutorial. i love all your makeup ideas and would love to know how u did this one.

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