So far, the biggest beauty question for 2014 is how to wear Radiant Orchid colored cosmetics? For a little star-style inspiration, refer to Lupita Nyong’o whose interpretation of this captivating shade of purple, does wonders for her deep skin tone, and awakens a multitude of others. Now you can be on trend and pretty in purple with just three beauty must-haves:
Draw Attention to Your Eyes with Radiant Orchid
For unforgettable eyes, apply the richly-colored, easy-to-blend Urban Decay Fishnet Eyeshadow ($18, urbandecay.com) not just on the balls of your eyes lids extending outward and upwards for a cat-eye effect, dab some eyeshadow on the inner corner of the eye and along the bottom lash line that puts the stamp on your new alluring look.
Get Come Hither Lips with Radiant Orchid
Bare Minerals Marvelous Moxie ($18, sephora.com) is a hydrating, deep enough purple lip gloss that resonates beautifully on a all skin tones, without it venturing into Goth territory.
Deliver Intense Nail Color with Radiant Orchid
Maybe wearing purple lip gloss is asking way too much of you, but don’t be counted out. Be a part of the purple explosion this season by hooking your nails up with L’Oréal Paris Colour Riche Nail in Royalty Reinvented ($5.99, lorealparisusa.com) – a high-wattage nail lacquer that delivers intense color and shine that lasts up to 10 days.
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