Team Blasé

/ le cosplay blog

Gen as Kurai from Angel Sanctuary

Photo by Jack Liu

10 Simple Tips for Long Lasting Foundation

February 24th, 2014 By 0 comments

Katherine (Catherine)

I think for cosplayers it’s especially important to have long-lasting makeup since, unlike theatre artists who only need it to last for an entire performance, we need it to last from early morning through an entire day (and sometimes late into the night!) during conventions.

Here are 10 simple tips (or steps, really!) to make your foundation last longer!

Continue reading

Makeup and Modeling Monday: November Edition (and Some October)

December 5th, 2013 By 0 comments

Posing guide

There's a thing I started doing on Facebook in the middle of October that I call Makeup and Modeling Monday. Basically, I share content related to makeup and posing, all in the spirit of getting better cosplay photos! Here is the round up for November and some October as well.

Continue reading

Shinny Violet (aka Puffy 3 Tone) Circle Lenses

November 21st, 2013 By 0 comments

Shinny Violet (Puffy 3 Tone) lenses

Brand: G&G
Diameter: 14.5 mm
Base curve: 8.6 mm
Lifespan: 1 year after vial is opened
Prescription: Available
Purchased from: Pinky Paradise

A while back, Pinky Paradise had a buy 2 get 1 free promotion on lenses. You couldn’t decide what free lenses you were going to get and I ended up receiving the beautiful G&G Shinny Violet aka Puffy 3 Tone lenses. I only ever owned another pair of purple/violet lenses which were the EOS Adult Violet that I don’t have anymore so these are a nice replacement.

Continue reading

Face Atelier Review or My Cruelty Free Foundation Quest

November 5th, 2013 By 5 Comments

Face Atelier Products

Ever since I learned that MAC Cosmetics is no longer cruelty-free (jerks), I have been on a Quest to find a cruelty-free foundation to replace what I had been using. I started looking into cruelty-free foundation brands and Face Atelier was the one that came up the most, usually along with raving reviews.

Continue reading