One of the (many) things I love about my school is that our instructors encourage us to watch awards shows like the Met Gala. [I'm majoring in Fashion Design, btw, so that's why.] While I'm definitely inspired by the outfits, I also really like the makeup! Taylor Hill had a very unique look during this year's ceremony that really caught my eye. Her eye makeup was almost a maroon or rusty reddish-brown color that really made her eyes pop. I loved it so much that I recreated it for myself! Here's my Taylor Hill 2017 Met Gala makeup tutorial.
If you didn't catch her look, here are a few pics so you can see how beautiful she looked:
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Taylor Hill 2017 Met Gala Makeup Tutorial
Direct link to video on YouTube here.
Links to Purchase:
Concealer: Maybelline | Facial Spray: Mario Badescu | Makeup Sponge: Real Techniques | Contour: Revlon | Powder: Milani | Bronzer: Essence | Blush: Smashbox | Eyeshadow Palette: Tarte [ limited edition – sold out ] | Liquid Liner: NYX | Mascara: Tarte | Lip Liner: MAC | Lip: Tarte | Lip Gloss: Revlon | Brushes: Sigma
Here are some additional pics of the look. I added a maroon gel liner in my waterline and thought it might look weird, but it really makes my green eyes stand out!
I didn't include my brow routine in the video, but I do have all of my brow tips in a separate video: Makeup Basics: My Full Brow Routine
Click on any photo to view it larger.
To keep my look similar to Taylor's, I opted for a fairly neutral lip. I also outlined a little outside of my natural lip line to mimic her full, pouty lips. I kept my hair straight, too. Any type of updo would probably be too much when the eyes are already this bold!
Taylor Hill 2017 Met Gala Makeup Tutorial: Makeup Products
Here are the exact products Taylor's makeup artist used:
- Eyes: Lancôme Color Design 5 Pan Eyeshadow Palette in Rose Tempete
- Lips: Lancôme Matte Shaker in 272 Energy Peach
- Lips: Lancôme Matte Shaker in 270 Beige Vintage
- Cheeks: Lancôme La Rôse Blush Poudrer (Limited Edition | Sold Out)
Her makeup artist is named Patrick Ta and you can follow him on Instagram here. He also does Gigi Hadid's makeup and a lot of other celebrities, so he posts lots of eye candy.
There's always that one silly photo of me at the end when I'm tired of taking pics, isn't there? 🙂
What do you think of the look? Is it something you'd try for yourself? I think it's perfect for a summer night out — dramatic, but not too over-the-top.