RUNWAY REPORT MATTE GLOW

MBFWA RUNWAY REPORT

DESIGNER: ASHKAR LINE

LOOK: MATTE GLOW

BASE:

  • Pore Perfecting Face PrimerTHE MATTIFIER! Prepare your skin with Pore Perfecting Face Primer. The ultimate multi tasking base – colour corrects your complexion, refines pores and stops oil production throughout the day for a matte finish. The perfect prep product for this polished base.
  • Naked Glow CC Cream - Completely undetectable coverage, skin appears naked and flawless with a radiant glow. The key to this look is create a glow on the complexion and then set and mattify for just the rich amount of glow.

 

CONTOUR & HIGHLIGHT:

  • Airbrush Finish Mineral Concealer - Contour and perfect the cheekbones and under eye area with Airbrush Finish Mineral Concealer using the “V Technique”. This powerful light reflective concealer can be used to contour, conceal and highlight in one step delivering an instantly lifted appearance to your face. Start by drawing a line with your concealer in an upwards direction from the corner of your nose to the outer corner of your eye on each side of your face. The line should run along the cheekbone. This will create a “V” shape on your face. Now form a triangle on each side by running concealer along the lower eye and down the bridge of the nose. Proceed to colour this triangular area in with concealer and then blend well. Watch the face instantly appear lifted, highlighted and contoured in all of the high spots on the face.

SET:

  • Invisible Blotting Powder - the secret to achieving a MATTE GLOW is to set over the top of your radiant base. This will ensure that your complexion is mattified, however the base glow will radiate through and deliver a soft focus matte glow. It’s matte without being flat!

CHEEKS:

  • Mineral Matte Blush in Baby Doll – for a naturally flushed matte cheek with a soft pop of pink, dust Mineral Matte Blush in Baby Doll on the apples of the cheeks.

EYES:

  • Eye Primer - conceal and open the eyes by applying Eye Primer all over the lids from the lash line to the brow bone. Set with Matte Bronzer in Bronzed Goddess for a natural finish
  • Luxe Liner in Jet Black - Create a subtle, thin winged eye by using the very fine tip on our Luxe Liner. Softly defines eyes and lashes for the most natural looking finish
  • VX Volume Mascaradefine only the top lashes with our VX Volume Mascara creating an open, lifted natural eye

BROWS:

  • Brow Blender Pencilsoftly define the brows with our smooth brow pencil. Blend with brush on the end for a natural finish

LIPS:

  • Velvet Lip Liner in Naked - Line the lips completely with this nude lip liner. This lip liner glides on for easy application and can be used as a lip crayon all over the lips – try with a  V Gloss on top – stunning!
  • Glam Lipstick in Go Nude - Finish with our NUMBER 1 lip shade – Go Nude for the ultimate nude lip! The perfect shade to add a natural colour on your pout. This tone is ideal for all skin types - truly an amazing nude.

To get your MATTE GLOW COLLECTION visit your nearest Curtis Collection Makeup Bar

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Stay tuned for all of the how to’s, backstage access and Victoria’s tips on how you too can achieve the Curtis Collection Signature Glow.

“The Matte Glow is really trending right now. It’s MATTE without being FLAT! The ultimate way to rock a matte finish. The key is to create a base with a luminous glow and then set this with our oil controlling mattifiers for a soft focus radiant complexion. Strategically placing your highlighters will assist in achieving this look. It’s about having just the right amount of glow in your base and catching the light in all the right places. ”

- Victoria Curtis. Owner and Founder, Curtis Collection Cosmetics