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Why not try red makeup this spring?

3 Ways To Wear Red Makeup

This image originally appeared in the April 2017 issue of ELLE Canada.  Image by: Owen Bruce

Makeup & nails

Why not try red makeup this spring?

Spring’s seasonless beauty message inspires us to reach for this timeless, empowering hue. Here are three ways to wear it. 

1. Bold shadow

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Photography by Owen Bruce

Cheat the custom-cut-leather look by dragging cream eyeshadow into a geometric shape. Try:  

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Make Up For Ever Color Cream in Warm Red ($35), at makeupforever.com.

 

2. Dazzling lips

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Photography by Owen Bruce

Tap on NYX Face & Body Glitter in Ruby Red for the most memorable lip. Add luminosity just above the Cupid’s bow with Benefit Dandelion Twinkle Powder Highlighter. 

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NYX Face & Body Glitter in Ruby Red ($9), nyxcosmetics.com.

 

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Benefit Cosmetics Dandelion Twinkle ($38), at sephora.com.

 

3. Red mascara

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Photography by Owen Bruce

When a flash of burgundy catches the light at just the right moment, it’s magic. Try:  

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Try Clinique Chubby Lash Fattening Mascara in Bodacious Black Honey ($20), at clinique.ca.

This article originally appeared in the April 2017 issue of ELLE Canada. Photography by Owen Bruce. Model, Marie-Louise Wedel (The Society Management); makeup, Linda Gradin (L’Atelier NYC/M.A.C Cosmetics). 

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Why not try red makeup this spring?