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I have a black eye...and a night out!!

(5 Posts)
daimbardiva Thu 11-Apr-13 21:39:15

As the title says I have a real shiner and I'm going out on a reasonably dressy night out this weekend.

There's no way it can be covered so my temptation is to just keep tge rest of my maje up neutral, but maybe I should just go all out w red lips and do the other eye smoky?

What would you do?

FauxFox Fri 12-Apr-13 13:14:49

Pirate eye patch?
Glam rock style glitter make-up star over the bad eye?
There are youTube make-up tutorials on how to cover bruises etc

If it's bad and you can't cover it i'd go quite light on your other make-up to avoid a zombie-prom-queen look - hope it gets better soon!

TheSecondComing Fri 12-Apr-13 13:18:43

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

daimbardiva Fri 12-Apr-13 17:47:20

Ha, nothing so exciting I'm afraid!

OneLittleLady Fri 12-Apr-13 17:50:20

I'd go neutral and front it out. I think doing a smoky eye might make it look worse than it actually is even if it's not on the affected eye itself. I think neutral is the way to go

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