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Multi-Wearable Facial Piercings

by HystericalParoxysm Posted 11th Jul 2006 at 2:34 AM - Updated 2nd Jul 2013 at 7:52 PM by HystericalParoxysm
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I discovered a little while back that normal makeup could be made multi-wearable, and the way they layer together could be changed, so I created these as sort of a proof-of-concept for my tutorial on layering and multi-wearability. They're not my most brilliant texturing ever (not double-sized), but I think they look fairly nice, considering the difficulty in getting anything to work right with the way textures are applied to faces.

These are just makeup, painted onto the skin, so they might look a little funky from certain angles or with certain facial types. No, I'm not going to do 3d ones as accessories: there are already some good ones available from people who like this kinda stuff more than I do.

I know normally people put odd stuff under full-face makeup, but costume/full-face makeup doesn't get thumbnails, and I hate that, and these are so small finding them by scrolling through would be hellish, so these are under BLUSH. Why blush? It's the least-used normal makeup category. However, these will layer on TOP of all other makeup overlays, so you don't have to worry about covering these up with some other makeup.

These are individually multi-wearable: so if you want to just wear the snakebites (which are separate, left and right), or the labret, or one nose stud, you can, or you can put them all on at once, or mix and match however you like. You can also still wear these with any normal custom or Maxis blush (see screenshots). They are available for all ages, both genders, so if for some reason you want a punky, pierced toddler, well, here ya go.

No, I will not do any more piercings, so please don't ask. I'm not interested in piercings at all myself, I just figured piercings would be the best proof of concept of makeup multi-wearability. Kinda kept wanting to yell at my sim to take that silly metal out of her face, get a haircut, and get a job, and get off my lawn while I was doing these. :D

Thanks to:
Louis at SimCribbling: For the skintone used in my thumbnail pics.

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Field Researcher
#26 Old 19th Dec 2006 at 8:24 PM
haha, thank you so much, for the time and effort you put in these, considering you don't even like piercings
Top Secret Researcher
#27 Old 29th Dec 2006 at 1:14 PM
Great set, thank you.
Test Subject
#28 Old 12th Mar 2007 at 10:22 PM
LMAO @ "Punky pierced toddler" I love them, thanks!
Test Subject
#29 Old 27th Mar 2007 at 3:45 AM
Oooh... great idea with the layering and making them work sperately or together. Thanks
Lab Assistant
#30 Old 26th May 2007 at 5:08 PM
Perfectly punk!
~Fin

♥•♥☺Pippin☺♥•♥
Come see Pippin at http://www.pippin.7p.com/
Then email Pippin and Hannah at [email protected] !
Field Researcher
#31 Old 6th Jun 2007 at 6:04 AM
very cool!!
Inventor
#32 Old 19th Jun 2007 at 9:48 PM
Thank you Thank you Thank You! I have Triple Lip rings these are great. Now I just need to find earrings that reflect the 9 I have in each ear.
Test Subject
#33 Old 13th Aug 2007 at 8:11 PM
Thanks, a lot, i've been trying to find good nose piercings but my graphics aren't all that good so you can barely seem them, but with yours i can see then really good, i think it's because of the color and how you made them lol...thanks again.
Instructor
#34 Old 17th Aug 2007 at 5:47 PM
Love Love Love your work darl you make my sim days Sunshine....

Why do Something today, that you can do tomorrow...!...


Why be Kind when you can be honest....;)
Test Subject
#35 Old 16th Nov 2007 at 4:19 PM
Thank you so much!

- Shinizzle -
Test Subject
#36 Old 8th Jan 2008 at 8:08 AM
Just so you know, you are the sunshine of my life for creating these. Thanks for your great work, as always!
Test Subject
#37 Old 9th Mar 2008 at 12:07 PM
Ive been looking for some awsome peircings...thankfully I came here.:D
Test Subject
#38 Old 20th Jul 2008 at 5:01 AM
OMFG!!!! great job! ♥love♥ it!

S[he] Be[lie]ve[s].

And by forever you mean until you find someone better.
Test Subject
THANKS POST
#39 Old 4th Aug 2011 at 4:30 AM
♥ your creation honey!! ♥ it and you mwuah!
Test Subject
THANKS POST
#40 Old 7th Aug 2014 at 5:52 AM
Thank U !
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