Princess Series: Mulan

“Who is that girl I see staring straight, back at me? Why is my reflection someone I don’t know? Somehow I cannot hide, who I am, though I’ve tried. When will my reflection show, who I am inside?…”

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I wanted to start with the eyes like normal, but especially since my foundation will be so light, I don’t want to deal with any excess cleanup.

Starting with a primer, I applied TooFaced: Shadow Insurance all over the lid.

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To get my eye shadow to stand out more and be the best color it can be, I applied NYX Cosmetics: Jumbo Eye Pencil in Milk.

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Next I used BH Cosmetics: Missy Lynn Eye Shadow & Baked Highligher Palette.

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Using the middle purple from the second row, I applied it all over the lid, and up into the crease using a large shadow brush. And blended it out using a large fluffy brush.

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Next for the eyes we needed to add a super thin, but long wing! Just how Mulan’s is in the picture.

Using Revlon: Colorstay Liquid Eye Pen in 01 (Blackest Black) start off by applying a very thin line along the upper lash line.

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Now to create the wing, if you’re nervous about liner, you can use scotch tape as a guidance, or just go very slowly. Remember liquid liner takes practice!

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In the middle, and even throughout the movie, it doesn’t look like Mulan has lashes or is even wearing any type of mascara. But whats an eye look without a little mascara?! So I applied my favorite; Benefit: Roller Lash Mascara.

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And your eyes are complete!

Time for the iconic white-painted face!

Using my regular foundation: Maybelline: Fit Me Foundation in 115 (Ivory), and NYX Cosmetics: Jumbo Eye Pencil in Milk, I mixed them together.

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This created a very pasty white foundation color, perfect for this look! Using a buffing brush, I applied the foundation to only half of my face! Using a matte white shadow, or even a translucent one, set the foundation to keep it from slipping around.

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To add that bold bright blush color, I used BH Cosmetics: Professional Blush Palette.

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I applied the 4th blush in the second row to the palette.

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Time to darken up those brows. In the picture, with and without makeup, Mulan has black eyebrows. Using a matte black shadow, and an angled eyebrow brush, apply it to your brow hairs, I kept my natural shape as best as I could.

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Time to finish off the lips! I used the best reddest red I could find in my collection! Using Sephora: Cream Lip Stain in Always Red. I applied it to only have of my lips. Just like the picture.

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This by far is my favorite Disney Princess inspired makeup look, it’s my first non-wearable princess look in my series!

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