I love a good peachy correcter for the under-eye area. I find they cancel out some of the darkness and help hydrate the delicate under-eye skin so my concealer goes on smoother and has better coverage. Lately, I’ve been using this one from Revlon:
This one is touted as a primer and brightener. I can’t see this working as a primer, and I haven’t even bothered trying it for that. Unless you have really dry lids and don’t find that your eye makeup creases, then this is strictly a brightening correcter for dark circles.
I don’t usually let seasonal trends dictate how I wear my makeup. I follow my moods more than anything. Fall, however, is the exception. September/October is my favourite time of the year, and that definitely gets reflected in my beauty choices. There is one timeless fall trend that I go back to year after year. And I’m not exactly sure why that is. It’s as though whatever biological mechanism that tells the Canada goose to fly south also tells me to start reaching for products to create my quintessential fall look. The products change from year to year, but the look remains the same: a bronzy smoky eye and a plum/berry lip. I see this look popping up on beauty blogs and in style magazines every fall, so I know I’m not alone on this one.
Below is a sampling of the products that I’ve been using this fall…
To create the bronze smoky eye, I’ve been loving: