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How To: Mauve All Over

You might want to shelve your pink makeup shades, as there’s a new tone in town. Pretty purples are this season’s freshest colour craze - and after we spotted Riri looking lush in lavender during Fashion Week, it’s easy to see why. Having swooned over Ms. Fenty's violet-tinted lips and cheeks, we took inspiration and created this mesmerising mauve look for you to try. Needless to say, it’s gorgeous and there’s a bit of beauty science explaining why – colour correction! Purple hues cancel out any yellow undertones in the skin, so this really is the perfect look to brighten up a dull winter complexion. 

1. First up, mauve eyes 

GOSH's 9 Shades to Enjoy Palette in New York 1 has three stunning mauve eyeshadows for this look. Choose your favourite and pack it onto your eyelids, concentrating on the crease and blending the colour under the lower lashes. 


2. Then you can "mauve" onto cheeks 

Sweep the B. Blusher in I Like To Mauve It all over the apples of your cheeks, working the colour up to just above the contour area. Dust a little highlighter over your cheekbones to make them really pop. 


3. And to finish, the perfect pout 

Complete the look with a mauve lippy. The GOSH Velvet Touch Lipstick in Matte Orchid is your best bet – the satin finish perfectly complements this pretty makeup look. 

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