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It’s hard not to smoulder these piercing, bedroom eyes with kohl as black as night – which is why we went with ‘what came naturally’ when making-up Zippora Seven as part of the threesome that made-up the new Impluse campaign. Come behind the lens and see how we created Zippy’s “Impulse’ look!

Shot on the streets of NYC where 3 friends are going out for a night on the town, we wanted to capture the girls’ own identity as much as possible. Zippy has made such a impact on the pages of the Australian fashion scene with her captivating gaze – it’s nearly criminal not to frame them with a silky, black liner like so many before. Finished with chunky standout lashes, with flushed cheeks to attract and reflect light into her icy baby blues, and complemented with creamy nude lips – that will no doubt  become a favourite look among you beauties who like to ‘dare’ a little.

Beauty Notes for Zippy’s Smouldering “Impulse” look

FaceYves Saint Laurent Teint Resist FoundationLaura Mercier Secret Camouflage Cream ConcealorBurberry Light Glow Blush In Tangerine

EyesBobbi Brown Long-Wear Eye Pencil In Blackest BlackTipAfter linning the inner rim, gentle squeeze the excess of the pencil out and smudge with a cotton tip around the lash lineSumptuous Extreme Mascara In Extreme Black

LipsCalvin Klein Delicious Luxury Creme Lipstick In Henna.







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Special thanks & Congratulations to the team at Impluse for treating us to such a fun shoot! x MM

Photographer; Soraya Zaman for maxmade.com.au, Last image; Steven Chee at DLM, Stylist; Ilona Hammer, Hair; Lauren McCowan, Makeup; Max May, Graphic Designer; Cameron Benoist

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