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Best of Social Media: February

Best of Social Media


In January we began selecting the favourite images on our social media channels chosen by you (highest number of likes)! If you missed last months post you can find it here. Otherwise, continue reading to see the favourite posts from this month along with how you can feature on our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram channels.


Doesn’t Molly look gorgeous? It’s no surprise that this was our most liked picture on Instagram this month. To create this soft cut-crease look Molly used Powder Eye Shadows in Heroine and Obsidian with Precision Gel Liner for these enviable flicks! On her brows she used Precision Brow Gel which has recently been released in three NEW shades, find the perfect match for you here. To finish off, Lipstick in Posture was used on the lips mixed with a darker shade.
beautsoup brow gel

Fake those summer freckles like Emeli using Powder Eye Shadow in Vernau after starting with a flawless base using Skin Base Foundation. For the eyes Emeli again used Vernau with Vulgar for a warm toned cut crease and finished off the look with Precision Gel Liner and volumous lashes using False Lashes in Lush.

Another of your favourites this month is this gorgeous colourful eye by Georgia. To create this blue and purple look she used Powder Eye Shadows in CanCan, Burst and InceptionAre you now feeling inspired to add a pop of colour to your look, check out our wide range of colours here.


Our Senior Educator Nilofar created this Dranga doll whilst teaching the Drag and Manga Make-Up Course at our School of Make Up Art, if you’re interested in learning more about our school and the courses available then click here to find the perfect course for you.

nilofarmussa dranga

Laura used our NEW Limited Edition Pure Pigment in Fortune to create this A-MAZ-ING glitter eyeliner. Mix our Pure Pigments with water to create a sleek line or with Sealing Gel which will turn any powder product into a colour-intense, water resistant paste which sets hard and lasts for hours.
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Our most liked picture on Facebook this month is the beautiful Sadiiyah wearing our NEW Precision Brow Gel in Stare, find your perfect shade hereFor the graphic monochrome eyeliner she also used our Precision Inks in Abyss and Scribe.
sadiiyah insta

Here are some other looks we’ve loved this month:


                            @ palecaitlin                                                               @clairehuskie

                           @pennold                                                                        @aysh9t

Want to be featured? Here’s how:

STEP 1: Take a selfie or post a pic of make up you have done to Instagram, tweet us or upload your image on Facebook.

STEP 2: Use #illamasqua and tell us what products you used

STEP 3: If the image gets chosen they you will be tagged :) if not then please try again!

We love seeing your make-up looks and are always inspired by you.



Govinder Rayt

Govinder Rayt

Writer and expert