This gives the looks a definite romantic bent, which makes them really beautiful and wearable for all women. – Janell Geason, Aveda Global Artistic Director, Makeup
Aveda launches Romantic Grandeur, an Autumn/Winter 2014 collection bold, seductive, yet softly feminine looks. Think vintage beauty meets 2014. Perfect for the winter season we bring you a step-by-step on how to recreate Aveda’s “Red Lotus” look at home.
1 Create a luminous complexion by applying inner light™ mineral tinted moisture broad spectrum SPF 15 and inner light™ concealer where needed. Set with inner light™ mineral loose powder.
2 Prep the lids, and apply petal essence™ single eye color in allspice from the top lash lines to the brows using the eye contour brush. Lightly apply the same shade along the bottom lash lines using the medium eye color brush.
3 Apply petal essence™ single eye color in golden cypress to the center of the lids using the medium eye color brush. Apply the same shade along the bottom lash lines.
4 Apply petal essence™ single eye color in ivory lotus to the brow bones using the medium eye color brush.
5 Curl the lashes, and apply mosscara™ in earth to the top and bottom lashes.
6 Contour the cheeks by applying petal essence™ face accents in tesserae using the blush brush.
7 Highlight the cheekbones by applying petal essence™ single eye color in ivory lotus using the eye contour brush.
8 Prep the lips. Line and fill in the lips with nourish-mint™ lip liner in fire maple.
9 Apply nourish-mint™ smoothing lip color in goji berry as a stain.
10 Apply nourish-mint™ rehydrating lip glaze in mangosteen to the center of the lips