Taking It Back Retro Style #BeautiesOnFire

Welcome back babies! It’s Thursday and that means I have another Beauties On Fire post for you all! If you would like to see all the posts regarding Beauties On Fire click this link, it will open in another window 🙂

This weeks theme was very inspiring for me. I had so many looks that I wanted to go with. 80’s hair and big hoops. Red lips and Cat eye. T-shirt and Muscles. Huge lashes and too much blush. The theme? Retro Style.

My chosen look was going to be a mix of 80’s hair, big hoops, and red lips with a cat eye but things turned out different, thanks to my new Morphe Palette I received the day I created this look! You know how you get something new and you’re so excited to use it so you do exactly that whether you needed to or not? That was me with the palette haha.

I made another time lapse video for you all to see exactly how I achieved this look.

I decided I didn’t want to go full retro. I definitely love this look and I feel it’s my best and favorite so far!! I did keep the big hair and the red lips for the theme though. Also, I apologize for the quality of the video. I recorded in HD but it apparently didn’t follow through. I don’t know what happened. I included pictures at the end of the video for you to get the full effect and here are the pictures again!

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I also have a fun little playlist of some of my favorite retro songs for you to listen and feel nostalgic about!

You can click on each song title to listen to them 🙂

  1. She Works Hard For the Money – Donna Summer
  2. Back & Forth – Aaliyah
  3. Poison – Bell Biv DeVoe
  4. What You Won’t Do For Love – Bobby Caldwell
  5. If You Love Me – Brownestone
  6. Until You Come Back To Me – Aretha Franklin
  7. What Cha Gonna Do For Me – Chaka Khan
  8. Knocks Me Off My feet – Stevie Wonder
  9. Always and Forever – Heatwave
  10. A House Is Not a Home – Luther Vandross
  11. Don’t Let Go(Love) – En Vogue
  12. Tyrone – Erykah Badu
  13. Don’t Let The Sun Go Down On Me – George Michael  & Elton John
  14. I Get Lonely – Janet Jackson
  15. All My Life – K-Ci & Jojo
  16. My My My – Johnny Gill
  17. Return Of The Mack – Mark Morrison
  18. Remember The Time – Michael Jackson
  19. Black Or White – Michael Jackson
  20. With You – Monica
  21. This Is How We Do It – Montell Jordan
  22. It’s Tearing Up My Heart – N’SYNC
  23. Dreaming of You – Selena
  24. It Never Rains In Southern California – Tony! Toni! Tone!
  25. Dreams – Fleetwood Mac

 

Don’t forget to check out Elisabeth’s Blog to see her Beauties On Fire post and the other beauties featured in this collab! Click on the picture below to be taken to Everything & Nothin’

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Thank you so much for reading!

Shai

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Until next time,

14 comments

  1. Omgsh girl this is my favorite look ever on you!! You look AMAZING!!! It screams 80’s but in the best way possible. Your eye makeup is flawless. I just love everything about it! Love that lip color too! You nailed it girl!

  2. You look gorgeous!… I am loving the play list too.. my nineties were spent listening too the spice girls, it’s nice to know there more singers/groups out there… (ok tbf I did listen to backstreet boys, and N*sync too)
    xoJohnnielynn

  3. Your brow bone highlight is unreal! So glowy and pretty, just like you! 😀 I love your hair, doesn’t matter what you do with it it always looks amazing. I also appreciate your inclusion of MJ in your above playlist, gotta agree with you on that girl!

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