February 17, 2013

Hijikata contact lens test feat. eyeliner

 Hello hello!

Last time I tried on my violet contact lenses for the first time. I didn't put on any makeup back then but today I decided to try using eyeliner and also try how it looked with the wig (excluding ponytail) on. I also got a new authentic dark purple kimono earlier this week and today on the morning I did some kimono kitsuke and, because this kimono is the same one I had planned to use for Hijikata (I keep on upgrading this cosplay!), I decided why the hell not go experimenting with the contacts when I still had the right kimono on? :D

Excuse me for bathroom shots, the lighting is a bit yellowish. Mom probably wondered what I did occupying the toilet for an hour or more. xD I tried to look Hijikata-ish but not sure if successful...


Close-up photo that shows contacts rather well
Tilting head...

.. and I ran out of pose ideas so have some KÄSIIIIIIIIIIIII
and borderline derp-smile. OTL
I don't know why but this time I had a lot more problems with getting the contacts in... but I managed, heh. Also my eyeliner is kinda sloppy, sorry about that. I'm not sure if I should have my eyebrows like that (aka naturally) or if I should cover my eyebrows and draw on new ones; I'm leaning towards the latter because it looks more anime-ish.

And here's a bonus black-&-white photo in which I edited the eyes:


I don't have so much more to say except that half-way during the photo taking I noticed the contacts didn't bother me as much – I guess my eyes got used to them because I didn't feel them as much as earlier. Yay!

Bye!

5 comments:

  1. asdfghjklöä~<3 HIJIKATAAAA! \(O3O)/

    Trying to look Hijikata-ish - Success!

    I want to see this irl so bad D;;

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    1. afgsdhadfgs THANK YOOUUU ~ <3

      We need to do a photoshoot after the con with your updated Chizuru cosplay! 8D (Sannan also got new hakama lololo)

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  2. sldjafslg;h HIJIKATA WIN! ^O^ So very perfect now with those purple contacts! <3

    As for eyebrows, probably just darken them a bit with an eyebrow pencil to make them more prominent in photos. : ) Totally can't wait to see your Hijikata cosplay in it's entirety! ksjdl;fsj :D

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    1. Nooo not perfect~ Ohmygerd thanks! <3

      Hmm I did darken them on these photos but not enough I guess. xD I'll see about what method I will use at the con ~

      I can't wait either olololo. SO EXCITED. >8D

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    2. Then as close as possible~! You're welcome! <3

      Oh sorry. ^^; Yeah, just play around with them, then photograph your face to check, and see what looks best ~

      Go all out. HIJIKATA STYLE. >:D

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