TUTORIAL: Sleek Ultra Mattes V1 Palette

A look created with the new Sleek palette from my London haul; Sleek Ultra Mattes V1 Palette! Perfect for the Summer season; that’s if you’re bold enough to wear colors out of your comfort zone. I’m not as adventurous just yet; so this is just for tutorial purposes and for fun.


STEP 1: Eyes


MUA Pro-Base Eye Primer – Apply from lid to brow

Maybelline Super Stay 24H Concealer, “Light/ Beige 2″ – Apply where dark circles  are visible, mostly under the eye area. May apply onto any redness seen around the nose area

YSL Touche Eclat Radiant Touch – Apply under the eye to brighten up under the eye area

Matte brown eyeshadow – Apply onto eyebrows. Color used in the tutorial shown below:


Sephora Limited Edition Pop Up Palette

NYX JEP, “Milk” – Apply all over lid and waterline. I usually use this as a canvas when applying bright colors. Doing so simply makes the colors more vibrant and true to its color

Sleek Ultra Mattes V1 Palette, “Pout” – Apply all over lid

Sleek Ultra Mattes V1 Palette, “Floss” – Apply onto outer crease and blend out the color “Pout”

Sleek Ultra Mattes V1 Palette, “Bamm!” – Apply onto the inner tear duct

Sleek Ultra Mattes V1 Palette, “Bolt” – Apply onto lower lashline

Sleek Ultra Mattes V1 Palette, “Pow!” – Highlight brow and apply onto waterline

Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil, “Perversion” – Tightline

Maybelline Hyper Glossy Liquid Liner – Draw a winged effect eyeliner or however you usually draw your liner



STEP 2: Face

Optional: Apply moisturizer prior to make up application

NYX Pore Filler – Apply all over face

Revlon Colorstay Whipped Foundation, “Nude” – Apply all over face either with your fingers (that’s if you’re comfy using your fingers) or a brush. I use the Sigma’s F80 flat top kabuki brush.

MAC Mineralized Skinfinish, “Natural” – Dust all over face to set the foundation

MAC Limited Edition Prolong Wear, “Sun Dipped” – Contour nose and blend

Pearlmatte Face Powder, “Veronica’s Blush” – Highlight the highest points of the face

STEP 3: Cheeks


MAC Limited Edition Prolong Wear, “Sun Dipped” – Contour cheeks, temples and below the jaw

Yes, no blush! I wanted to keep the face simple since there’s a lot of drama is going on in the eye area.

STEP 4: Lips


Kate Moss Collection Lasting Finnish, “113″ – Apply all over lips accordingly

MAC LE Lipgloss, “Emancipation” –  Apply on top of lipstick

STEP 5: Optional


If you wish to spice up the look, apply some falsies, rhinestones and some nail design as seen above..

Purple rhinestones – Just for fun! Applied with DUO lash glue.

STEP 6: Hair

Loreal Elnett Satin Heat Protect Styling Spray  – Spray all over hair. Recommended to use a product as such to protect hair from being damaged when using those curlers

Curl away with your usual curler!

Lucidol-L Designing Pump Hair Jelly (Bouncy Wave) – Apply and scrunch hair for those long lasting curls!

Brushes I Used:

Mostly Sigma brushes and a few from some of my shopping sprees in various countries. The list below is in random order of usage.


It’s odd how my eyeliner looks crooked in the picture. I swear the eyeliner is usually straight and perfect coz’ I’m anal like that. One wonky line and off it goes. 

Do share if you have tried the look. Looks like the weekend is coming to an end (for us M’sians and those in the same time zone), so Happy Monday folks! I’m kinda down with the flu so looks like I’m just gonna be curling up under the blanket and resting. Till then, Toodles!

Disclaimer: All products were purchased by me unless stated otherwise. Nevertheless, I will provide my honest opinions even if the products were provided for consideration. I am picky and particular in that way. 

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