Roadtrip to Minneapolis!

Hello my dear reader!Hope you are well!I have been absent from blogging for quite some time......mainly because I got really busy with my new family. Anyways, I am back....and I have lots of article related ideas! But before pouring all of those, let me share a snippet of my life with you all.Last week my husband & I had the opportunity to visit Minneapolis on Memorial Day holiday. We enjoyed every bit of it....mainly due to the AWESOME holiday sales event and the scenic view on our road

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Black-Burgundy Smokey Eye

Hello Readers!After posting the following picture on Facebook fan page of Sifa's Corner, many members asked me about the products and tutorial for this look.Here is the product list for face makeup:1. BeneFit POREfessional primer2. MAC face and body foundation3. Graftobian HD glamour creme foundation palette (for highlight & contour)4. BenNye banana powder5. MAC bronzer in Bronze6. MAC blush in Melba7. MAC highlighter in Soft & Gentle8. Urban Decay All nighter setting sprayLips:1. MAC

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Purple smokey eye inspired by Nina Dobrev

Hello my lovely readers!Many of you have asked me to recreate many looks of Nina Dobrev. I created a poll in my Facebook page with some of her famous makeup looks to vote for the favorite one and most people chose number 4.A dark sultry purple smokey eye.Isn’t this look just flawless? I love how the eye makeup is so intense yet soft in this look.Inspired by this look, I recreated it with the following products:EYES:Urban Decay primer potion in EDENBH cosmetics 60 color day & night palette

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How to: Contour and Highlight

Hey ladies!When you hear “Contour-Highlight”, whose face comes in your mind?Umm..for me, it’s Kim Kardashian. And let me show you why.Without contouring, the face looks 2D after you put on your foundation…which is not flattering. As our face is 3 dimensional, strategic placement of bronzer, blush and highlighter makes the face more alive and beautiful by bringing out our facial features.What is contouring?Contouring is the process by which you can make the normal contoured part of your bone

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Blue-Gold eyes!

Some days back I posted the following eye makeup look on Facebook page of Sifa's Corner and readers asked me to make a tutorial for it. If blue is your favorite color, you are going to love today’s tutorial…because it’s blue on blue! Without further ado, let’s get started.What have I used:1 . Maybelline 24 hour color tattoo (75 Electric Blue)2 . MAC replica pigments: Metallic Blue and Gold3 . Urban Decay pencil liner in Perversion4 . ELF cream eyeliner in black5 . Blue glitter eyeliner by La

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5 easy steps for achieving true color of lipstick!

Many readers have expressed their anguish on how the beautiful color of lipstick on the tube is not translating well on their lips!So I have made a short tutorial on how you can easily carry out any lip color without compromising the vibrancy of it.Let's get started!!1.Take an unused toothbrush  or a wash cloth and scrub your lips with it.2.Apply generous amount of lip balm or petroleum jelly and let it sit for 15-20 minutes. 3.Now take a tissue and gently wipe the lip balm.4.Take your

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Sultry black-brown smokey eye

I think there is a very few number of people who has not yet heard the name of Smokey eye. It is one of the most requested looks for makeup-artists.The beauty of a Smokey eye lies on your blending. The more you blend, the more the look will become flawless.Today’s look is another readers’ choice. It’s a black-brown Smokey eye with nude lip inspired by this look.Let’s get started!WHAT HAVE I USED:Eyes:Urban Decay primer potion- OriginalBH cosmetics 120 eyeshadow palette 2nd editionNYX jumbo

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