Makeup is the art of beautiful women to become more attractive, beautiful, and charming. It enhances your beauty and gives you amazing looks. Makeup builds more confidence and power in a woman. It has the potential to charge up your bad mood and give you happiness. So it is very important to know the complete makeup guide to get the desirable looks.
Complete Makeup Guide
Today the evolution in makeup can be seen almost everywhere on the internet. It has become part of life for almost every woman. Therefore, let me take you Back-To-Basics and share with you how to use the makeup products as well as some bonus tips & tricks to achieve beautiful and flawless makeup.
1) Moisturizer and why it is important?
Moisturizer is needed to prep the base of your skin. It protects and hydrates your skin with its moisture and creates a barrier. It also helps to slow down aging. After moisturizing, you have a perfect base for makeup. Well moisturized and cleaned skin is always a great canvas for the art of makeup.
Moisturizer not only gives you flawless skin but also help your makeup to stay longer. An oil-free and light moisturizer is best for oily and normal combination skin. For dry skin beauties, you can go for heavy moisturizers. Also, make sure that you do not apply makeup instantly after moisturizing. It’s better to wait for atleast 10-15 minutes.
2) Choose foundation according to skin tone
Some women don’t want to apply too much makeup on their faces. But only to fix the uneven skin tone of the face. However, some love to add more foundation in their makeup. Whatever you love to do, make sure that you always choose a foundation that matches your skin shade.
Foundation can be in liquid, stick, cream, or powder form. No matter what you choose, every type comes with many different shades for your skin tone. You can also check out An Ultimate Guide to Best Makeup Foundations With 13 Best Products Of 2020.
So, make sure you choose the correct shade. Moreover, foundations also contain moisturizers and sunscreen in it. It gives your skin many benefits and also protects against the harmful sunrays and pollutant environment. However, many brands are coming with great formulas and because of that foundations not only make your skin looks great but also stay for a longer time.
3) What is a concealer and its uses?
Concealer is used before the foundation. It is used to hide the dark circles, age spots, and blemishes that are visible on the skin.
The concealer comes in different shades & colors in the market. So, before you apply concealer, first check your skin and determine what you need to cover such as dark under-eye circles, scars, blemishes, or birthmark.
Once you determine what you want to conceal. You can choose the appropriate color and shade. Make sure to clean your face and apply moisturizer before applying the concealer.
If you want to read in-depth about concealers, you can read Golden Tips To Conceal Like A Pro & For Flawless Coverage.
4) How to create a Smokey eye makeup
Smokey eyes are the classic makeup look that never goes out of style. To rock this eye-look, apply the dark eye shadow on eye-lids along with dark eyeliner. Smudge it up along the upper as well as lower lash lines.
Always use medium shades of eye shadows instead of the darker ones. It gives you a fine smokey effect without looking overly done. To add some drama, you can dab the shimmery eyeshadow with your fingers and add a fancy luxurious finish.
5) Eye-liner and how to apply eyeliner perfectly
Eye-liner is a cosmetic product that helps to make your eyes more attractive & noticeable. It is applied around the contours of the eyes to create an elegant effect. Eyeliner is one of the most important parts of makeup.
To apply it perfectly, use the curve of your lower lash line to create a nice flick on the upper lid.
Furthermore, there are many different types of eyeliners available out there such as gel, pencil, and liquid eyeliner. You can also use different eyeliners according to the occasion.
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6) What is Mascara and how to use it?
Mascara is an amazing eye makeup product. It is a liquid cosmetic tube to use in your eyelashes. In addition, it makes your eyelashes thicker, darker and curled. It adds the volume and life in your lashes.
It comes with a rounded brush called a mascara wand. Moreover, it also comes in cream and cake variants. Mascara is made of a combination of oils and wax that provide pigments and color. Using mascara enhances the beauty of the eyes.
7) How to set your EyeBrows shape?
Eyebrows are one of the main parts to achieve a fine eye-makeup look that also highlights the attractive features of your face. Mostly eyebrow’s shape depends on the structure of the face. Every person has a different face shape and a different pair of eyebrows.
To get a naturally filled eyebrow look, firstly make sure they are well-shaped.
Make sure to follow the natural contour of your brows. Use the tools like tweezers or painless methods like eyebrow trimmers for precision & shaping and align them by brushing with a spoolie. You can thread your brows for hair removal. If you have thick brow’s you can also use the wax and remove numerous hair strands in one go. Using the stencil can help you to give the perfect shape of your Eye-Brows.
8) How to fill in Eyebrows?
After you shape your eyebrows, it’s time to fill in your eyebrows. Filling your eyebrows adds life to your complete makeup look. Many women ignore or skip this part but once you start doing it, there is no going back.
More than that, even if you fill your eyebrows, you need to master this art so that your eyebrows don’t look sketchy or overly done.
Start with lighter strokes according to the direction of the hair, then if needed you can always add more color.
To know more you can check out Let Your Brows Do The Talking With 7 Best Eyebrow Pencils Of 2020.
9) Lip Liner and How to use it?
Lip liner or lip pencil is such an underestimated and important beauty product to get a flawless lipstick look. It is mainly used for the outer edges of the lips. Use this before applying lipstick.
You can easily create a nice plumpy shape of your lips. It not only helps in smooth lipstick application but also makes lipstick last longer. Whenever you use the lip liner make sure to choose the lighter shade than your lipstick. Mainly you should choose the shade that is close to your natural lip color.
Always start applying from the top-center area of the lips and draw a shape that you like. It’s good to go around the natural shape but you decide the rules. If you like it somewhat extended then plump it out a bit.
Outline the lips and fill in all at once, it will create a nice base for your lipstick. Apply carefully with light hands and softly. Don’t go overboard by pressing it hard. After that, apply the lipstick and clean-up the edges.
10) What is Bronzer and how it works on the skin?
Bronzer is a face skin cosmetic. Mainly it is used for skin color and shine. Bronzer is used to imitate suntan glow. Bronzing can be used to darken areas of the skin and add some warmth. This kind of tanned look is a better way to make your skin beautiful and healthy.
Bronzing products are available in many different types & textures such as gels, powders, liquid, and creams. Moreover, If you want a radiant and sun-kissed look then use the shimmer bronzer. However, if you want natural finish then use a matte bronzer. Make sure you use a shade according to your skin tone.
11) Makeup Brushes & its uses?
Makeup brushes play the main role in makeup. Different makeup looks need different brushes. Mostly, we need 7-8 brushes for a complete makeup look. It is basically a handheld tool with bristles that you use to apply makeup.
The bristles come with natural or synthetic materials. The handles of brushes are mostly plastic and wooden.
However, If you are a beginner then you just need 3-4 brushes. Some of them are a foundation brush, concealer brush, eyeshadow brush, a blush brush, or crease brush.
Always clean your brush every time after using it. If you can’t clean them daily then make sure to give them good cleaning once a week.
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