Make up: Pastels shade it for spring/summer

News Shopper: : CollectionVolumising Mascara, ARTDECO Love Collection Eyeshadow in Faded Lime and Emerald, Smashbox Halo Long Wear Blusher In Bloom. : CollectionVolumising Mascara, ARTDECO Love Collection Eyeshadow in Faded Lime and Emerald, Smashbox Halo Long Wear Blusher In Bloom.

The weather might not have been the best recently, but Spring is on the way and with that comes the new Spring/Summer trends.

From Prada to Giorgio Armani, Primark to George at Asda, pastels are everywhere for SS14 and far more versatile than before.

If you prefer your make up a little heavier you can still wear the lighter pastels and mix it up with the grunge trend. Think Spring-infused smoky eye and channel your inner Courtney Love.

Prime your lid and add a base of white or neutral shadow, then apply your chosen shade or shades to your lid blending outwards to create a smudgy, smoky look.

Mascara this season is grungy and heavier, so spider those lashes! For a bit of evening glam, why not add a touch of depth with some coloured eyeliner on your waterline?

Eyes are a key feature for this season, but that doesn't mean we have to forget everywhere else.

Add a light blusher to your cheeks for a healthy glow and a slick of subtle lipstick and you're all set.

If you want to add that little extra crowning glory, why not try out some hair chalk for a quick, and wash-out, splash of colour?

News Shopper:

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Read more of Indra’s insights at aliceinbeautyland.co.uk

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