Centre Stage is good but a bit light for my taste. It’s also a little dry which is good because it stays for hours and doesn’t move. A touch of Flash Bulb over the top and the result is more divine in appearance and wearability. I want lipstick till noon.
THE COLOURS (Lipstick, Blush, Lipgloss, Contour) Numbers indicate the closest match in the True Colour International Classic palette books. Cosmetics will appear slightly differently on women within a Season. As will all makeup, be certain to try the colour before buying. Last edit: September 14 /17. — LIPSTICK Soft Summer 1. Delicacy (Pearlized Creme) (5.4-5.5) (deep … Continue reading Blueprints Lipstick, Blush, Contour, and Lipgloss
Criteria for Blueprints cosmetics Foremost, a remarkable colour selection. My colour classification is 100% based in the original Sci\ART palettes. I am quite particular about that, not out of any historical loyalty but because people look, dress, and shop significantly better given a little time to learn their place in the system. A definite … Continue reading Blueprints Cosmetics Intro and Ingredients
She can be quite beige, with the milkiness of the skin. A monochromatic cream, beige, and light brown makeup palette can be gorgeous, effortless, the ultimate natural face that Light Seasons actually do well at any age (and Winters at no age).
On a Soft Season, the liner, lid, and contour are quite close in darkness level, as in medium, with contour only slightly darker. They distinguish their roles by being of different colours in similar darkness levels, rather than Winter’s variations on one colour (gray) in extremes of darkness levels. On a Winter, light means really light and dark means really dark.
I have also come to understand that we express more than colour. We express line, pattern, and motion. You can’t just wear your colours, though no others on Earth could flatter you better. If the style does not respect your lines, patterns, and movements, harmony continues to elude.
A Bright Winter – dramatic, theatrical, yet delicate enough to appear in a fairy tale. Bright Winter is distinctly lighter and brighter than True Winter.
Since who we are not is 90% of the inventory of any store, 97% in Bright Spring’s case, let’s get a sense of what that looks like: earthy, heathery, dusty, misty, hazy, dilute, creamy, undefined, slouchy, rough, rugged, chunky, cozy, faded, subdued, faint.
The person is: spirited, vivacious, happy, charming. They’re the can of ice cold 7Up. Bright-eyed, bushy-tailed, ready for action, curious, and interested in everything. The body carriage is upright and perky, movements are quick and snappy, and none of this goes with the adjectives in the preceding paragraph.
Once you know your Season, you become a very discriminating makeup shopper because you know exactly which colours will look most natural on you and you don’t want to put down money for second best.
These Rimmel Stay Glossy lipglosses impressed me because of the good colour selection.