How To Get The Pillow Talk Makeup Look

Darlings, learn how to get the Pillow Talk makeup look with Charlotte’s ICONIC, easy makeup tutorial!

The Pillow Talk Party is BACK! With the addition of NEW! dreamy products to Charlotte’s WORLD-FAMOUS Pillow Talk collection, discover how to get the Pillow Talk look and beautify your eyes, lips and cheeks with everyone’s PERFECT SHADE!

Whether you want to mesmerise with a dreamy daytime look or dial it up for a date or the disco, Charlotte’s ICONIC Pillow Talk makeup collection includes universally flattering products in easy-to-use formulas, fabulous finishes and darling shades for every complexion and EVERYONE!

Choose your Pillow Talk icons, then follow this magical makeup tutorial to unlock your dreamiest Pillow Talk look!

Meg Pillow Talk Party model shot


Pillow Talk Original, Pillow Talk Medium or Pillow Talk Intense? Dialled down for day or dialled up for disco? Shimmering, glittering, glossy or mesmerising matte?

Pillow Talk is not just a colour, it’s a WORLD of beautifying makeup secrets inspired by the original, globally adored nude-pink shade that started the story! Now, with Pillow Talk shades, formulas and finishes to suit EVERYONE and EVERY MOMENT, it’s a PILLOW TALK PARTY!

Ceval Pillow Talk Mascara model shot

Meg Multi Glow Dream Light model shot

From the original classics like Pillow Talk Luxury Palette and Pillow Talk Matte Revolution lipstick to the NEW! Pillow Talk-inspired shades of Charlotte’s Hypnotising Pop Shots and NEW! Pillow Talk Matte Beauty Blush Wands, there’s a Pillow Talk icon for EVERYONE, EVERYWHERE!

Choose the Pillow Talk products that you’ll use to dazzle and mesmerise from day to disco, then discover how to apply to your eyes, lips and cheeks with Charlotte’s Pillow Talk makeup tutorial below…


Whichever shades and products you choose, Pillow Talk is EASY TO CHOOSE and EASY TO USE! Discover how to apply eyeshadows, blushers, highlighters and lip icons in everyone’s PERFECT shade…


Luxury Palette in Pillow Talk or NEW! Pillow Talk Dreams, or Pillow Talk Palette of Pops:

These eyeshadow palettes each feature 4 shades to effortlessly create a pretty, eye-enhancing pink gaze! To apply your Pillow Talk Luxury Palette or Luxury Palette of Pops, follow Charlotte’s easy PRIME, ENHANCE, SMOKE, POP method!

  1. For a dreamy day-to-date look, apply the PRIME and ENHANCE shades all over your eyelids.
  2. DIAL UP THE LOOK by blending the SMOKE SHADE into the crease and under your bottom lashes for WIDER, BRIGHTER LOOKING eyes!
  3. Apply the POP or SUPER POP shade with your fingertips onto the centre of the lid for a dreamy, disco finish!

Pillow Talk Hypnotising Pop Shot close up

Darlings, Charlotte has created 2 SHOW-STOPPING SHADES of her Hypnotising Pop Shots to enhance the look of every eye colour with diamond-like Pillow Talk shine! Discover Pillow Talk Diamonds – Diamond Dimension, a shimmering rose-gold for a flash of pink, and Pillow Talk Ultra-Violet – Multi-Dimension, a celestial violet eyeshadow that gives the eyes a pop of purple!

  1. Create a gorgeous Pillow Talk eyeshadow look with one of Charlotte’s Pillow Talk Luxury Palettes.

  2. Choose your Pillow Talk Hypnotising Pop Shot: Pillow Talk Diamonds – Diamond Dimension or Pillow Talk Ultra-Violet – Multi-Dimension.

  3. With your index finger, apply the silky-smooth eyeshadow, swiping onto the lid to give your eye look an INSTANT SHOT OF SHIMMER!

  4. Softly blend out the edges with a finger or Charlotte’s Eye Blender Brush to finesse your Pillow Talk eyeshadow look.

Colour Chameleon in Pillow Talk: If an eyeshadow pencil is your Pillow Talk eyeshadow icon of choice, discover Colour Chameleon in Pillow Talk!

  1. Apply the pencil onto your eyelid and use your fingers to blend for a mesmerising, soft-focus dreamy day look!
  2. Dial it up by re-applying and layering the buildable formula onto the entire eyelid for a more intense colour pay-off!

Tilbury Tip: LAYER THE MAGIC by applying Eyes to Mesmerise or Colour Chameleon and layering your Luxury Palette on top for a magic, multi-dimensional gaze!

Eyes to Mesmerise in Pillow Talk: This shimmering nude-pink cream eyeshadow is perfect for creating a quick and easy Pillow Talk gaze in minutes! Swipe on to mesmerise and blend!

  1. Apply a gorgeous wash of colour with a Blender Brush, or pop on a brightening shimmer with your fingertips.
  2. Apply a light wash of colour for a weightless daytime veil of makeup magic or dial it up and build intensity for a more iridescent finish!
  3. Use the Eye Smudger Brush to apply under the lower lash line for wider, brighter looking eyes!


Pillow Talk Eyeliner model close up

Using Charlotte’s Pillow Talk Eyeliner, line and define the look of your eyes! This berry-brown eyeliner pencil glides onto your eyes effortlessly and doesn’t fade or flake!

  1. To use, start from the inner corner of the upper eyelid and draw a line as close to the lash line as you can!
  2. Glide along the upper lash line, drawing a thin line to make your eyes pop!
  3. Extend and lift the line upwards and outwards for a flawless feline flick!


Complete your Pillow Talk eye look with lashings and lashings of mascara from this award-winning collection! Pillow Talk Push Up Lashes! mascara creates instant length, volume and a 24-hour VERTICAL LIFT EFFECT for the lashes of your dreams! Choose your shade, from the original, ICONIC Super Black, or NEW! berry-brown Dream Pop, and apply using Charlotte’s LOAD, COMB + LIFT application technique!

  1. Hold the brush horizontally and use the flat side to push upwards and coat the lashes for maximum colour and coverage!
  2. Twist the wand and brush through with the diamond-bristled side to lift and comb each individual lash from root to tip for full, fanned-out lashes.
  3. Wiggle the bristles from side to side, base to tip, to separate, lift and define the lashes Use the wand vertically to stroke upwards and precision paint the lashes in the inner and outer corners



Choose your Pillow Talk lipstick! Create an iconic nude-pink matte lip using Matte Revolution in Pillow Talk Original, or berry-pink matte pout with Pillow Talk Medium. Dial it up with K.I.S.S.I.N.G in Pillow Talk Intense, a satin-finish berry rose shade, or create a glossy lip using Superstar Lips or Hyaluronic Happikiss in Pillow Talk! For an extra dialled-up disco pout, adorn your lips with diamonds using Pillow Talk Diamonds! Whichever Pillow Talk lipstick you choose, apply straight from the bullet after lining your lips for a perfect Pillow Talk pout!


If you want to add an ultra-glossy finish to your Pillow Talk lip look, layer one of Charlotte’s Pillow Talk lip glosses on top of your lip liner and lipstick! Choose Lip Lustre in Pillow Talk for a silky, sumptuous kiss of glossy colour, or Collagen Lip Bath in Pillow Talk for mirror-shine and a fuller-looking pout!

  1. To apply, glide your chosen Pillow Talk lipstick over your lips using the applicator.
  2. Wear alone or as a top-coat to your Pillow Talk lipstick!


No Pillow Talk look is complete without a kiss of this ICONIC shade on your cheeks for a rosy, radiant looking complexion! Pillow Talk blush comes in range of formulas, textures and shades including NEW! Pillow Talk Matte Beauty Blush Wands, Charlotte's magical, matte liquid blushes to give the cheeks a natural-looking flush! For a powder formula, choose Cheek to Chic in Pillow Talk Original or Pillow Talk Intense, or if you prefer cream blush, discover Pillow Talk Lip & Cheek Glow in Colour of Dreams or Colour of Passion!

Eva Blush Wand model shot

Have you ever dreamt of Charlotte’s Beauty Light Wands as a silky-smooth, matte liquid blush formula that teases the cheeks with a natural-looking flush of colour? Darlings, NEW! Pillow Talk Matte Beauty Blush Wands have arrived and they’re INSTANTLY ICONIC!

  1. Twist your wand to unlock and gently squeeze your liquid blush into the cushion applicator.

  2. Place one dot of matte blush onto the centre of the apples of the cheeks.

  3. With Charlotte’s Hollywood Complexion Brush, blend your blush in circular motions, moving outwards towards the cheekbones and ears.

  4. For a DATE LOOK, add a second dot to build up your blush colour.

  5. For a DISCO LOOK, add a third dot for the cheekiest matte flush of blush!

Cheek to Chic in Pillow Talk Original or Pillow Talk Intense:

  1. SWISH the brush around the outer shade & tap off the excess. Run the brush flat, up the cheek bone starting from the apple of the cheek, to structure your face.
  2. GLOW by swirling the brush into the inner glow shade and apply to the apples of the cheeks, sweeping up along the cheekbones.


Finally, complete your Pillow Talk makeup look with one of Charlotte’s magical glow-giving highlighters! Choose from the WORLD-FAMOUS Beauty Light Wand in Pillow Talk Original or Pillow Talk Medium for a glowing liquid highlight and blush glow!

Hollywood Glow Glide Face Architect Highlighter in Pillow Talk Glow packshot for blog

To get a Hollywood glow in Charlotte’s signature shade of pink, apply Hollywood Glow Glide Face Architect Highlighter in Pillow Talk Glow! Formulated to create silky-smooth, pearlescent pink highlights that make your Pillow Talk makeup look POP, Charlotte’s glow secret is perfect for Pillow Talkers that love to GLOW!

  1. Dip into Pillow Talk Glow with Charlotte’s Powder and Sculpt Brush and tap off the excess.

  2. Apply highlighter on the tops of the cheekbones and along the jawline to SCULPT the LOOK of your face and build up a HOLLYWOOD GLOW.

  3. With Charlotte’s Eye Smudger Brush, apply highlighter to the bridge of the nose, inner corners, brow bone and cupid’s bow.

Tilbury Tip: Layer on top of Charlotte’s Beauty Light Wands for a MEGAWATT PILLOW TALK GLOW!



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