All or Nothing: September's Beauty Guide

For those still rocking summer freckles and a sunny disposition leftover from August's glory days, keep on keeping on as they say. Undone makeup will never go out of style, especially when paired with this season's preferred matte finish. This autumn is all about precision. Whether sheer, barely there tones or heavy-handed hues with an explosion of pigment, both styles are aptly fitting as the days grow shorter and the nights grow longer.

Check out a few of our favorite fall trends below with a few products from our shop to help you get the look!

Image via @smashboxcosmetics

Crimson Lips

Crimson, the unofficial go-to makeup hue this fall, contrasts past seasons ethereal vibe with a touch of mystery and romance. Keep the rest of your look minimal to balance the powerful lip or add a touch of smudged eyeliner and blush to echo the classic 80's glamazons in Robert Palmer's "Addicted to Love". Either way, these lips were made to pout no matter what the temperature.

Eyebrows for Days

It would seem the bold brow is going nowhere fast so hold onto those eyebrow pencils, tinting appointments and, whatever you do, drop those tweezers. The natural vibe is one of our favorite looks and with light makeup, pink toned lips - try locally made Bonnie Tinted Lip Balm - all signs point to big brows.

Metallurgy Mania

Metallics, in all different shades and applications, add a hint of sheen to this season's hyper pigmented obsession. Try a swath of silver over your eyelids for an easy application or a gold lip for unexpected glamour. (Left Image via @peterphilipsmakeup / Right Image via @tomford)

Dusky Rose Tones

Image via @tomford

Image via @tomford

Pink, dusky hues take monochromatic makeup to a whole new level and are the epitome of versatile on most skin tones..

Barefaced Beauty

Image via @smashboxcosmetics

Keep your face low-key with a matte finish. Understated yet perfectly you, be sure to moisturize so skin looks fresh and not dry.

Heavy on the Cateye

Image via @maisonmargiela

Image via @maisonmargiela

Bust the liquid liner out because cat eye's are back in a big way. The bolder the better with these bad boys stunners.

No matter what makeup trend has you ready for sweater weather and cooler temps, healthy skin is a must. To attain a clear, fresh-faced canvas, be sure to check out our selection of Chicago made Bonnie products - i.e. the pore refining mask or herbal skin tonic - to give your skin a naturally beautiful glow regardless of the BB cream or matte powder you choose to try out.

 

- KCH