Every girl of this universe irrespective of her age, complexion, figure and occupation desires to look lovely, pretty and beautiful. Some are born beautiful. They need very minimum steps to follow to give a complete look to their individuality where as others need to follow certain steps dedicatedly to get a stunning, gorgeous look.
But nevertheless, be it a naturally born beauty or not, every girl needs to apply certain amount of make up accordingly to shape their overall look and to make them look unique amidst the crowd. Gals, remember, applying make up is not at all an easy task. Many women get befuddled by the very idea of applying make up.
Make up can be defined as the perfect application of the cosmetics that is achieved only through rigorous practice and dedication. It can never be achieved in a single day. It needs your time and your patience. And it varies from occasion to occasion. Below are the step by step processes of applying make up. These steps need to be followed sequentially to make your make up complete.
Before applying makeup, it is absolutely essential to understand the nature and the texture of your skin, whether it is oily or dry. There are many cosmetic counters that perform preliminary analysis of your skin and they recommend you certain before skin measures. Purchase the products and apply it exactly the way they ask you to apply. This skin test is a one time process. Once you know about your skin, you can use those advised products and can keep your skin fresh and prepare your skin for make up without the aid of any skin expert.
It is utterly crucial to manicure your eye brows to give a neat and clean look to your face and provide a complete look to your charisma. So, make sure that your brows are properly tweezed before you start applying the make up. If it is not perfectly done, first get it done by the make up specialist and then start the make up process. Your skin is now perfectly ready for applying face make up.
Tips for Applying Make Up
Wash With Cold Water
Wash your face with face wash. Use antibacterial face wash to fight away acne. Dry your skin using a clean towel. Do not rub your skin too hard. Rub it delicately. Always remember your skin is very sensitive. It needs your delicate touch and utmost care. Then apply toner to make your skin smooth. Your face is looking perfectly fresh and rejuvenated.
Next apply moisturiser with a brush in a circular motion all along your face up to the throat. But do not apply in your eye area.
Moisturiser makes oily skin dry and vice versa. So, it can be applied to any kind of skin without hesitation.
Apply Foundation Base
It is very important to prepare the base of your skin by applying a proper primer to your skin before applying foundation on it. The primer helps to hold back the make up preventing it from getting smudged.It also smoothes out the surface of the skin.
Now, apply liquid foundation on your face in appropriate quantity and blend it gently with your skin in circular motion to give it a natural yet beautiful look. Do not apply it in the eye area. Proper mixing of the foundation is very important to give a lifelike and natural look to your face.
Illuminator makes your skin youthful and energetic, far away from the dull and the sullen look. Use a sponge or a foundation brush and apply it from the hairline downwards up to the throat area. Apply very light strokes near your eyes and that too only in the inner corners of your eye. Do not apply it on the upper eyelids which will darken the skin above your eyes. Blend it properly and gently.
Next apply concealer around the corner of the eyes, below your nostrils to hide the unwanted colours from your face especially the dark circles which impose a very tiring look to your face. Concealers conceal the dark circles making your eyes look lively.
Go for the Eye Make Up
Now, it is time to provide your eyes with proper cosmetics so that they can cast a magic spell on the crowd and highlight you among the lot. Put a base on the upper eyelids and then apply eye shadow on the upper eyelids up to your brow line. Blend it thoroughly to give it a natural skin colour effect.
Next put the liner perfectly and carefully on the upper eye lids and put kajal on the lower part of the eye. Next curl your eye lashes and put mascara in a circular motion on the upper eyelashes and vertically down in the lower lashes. This makes your eyes look big and prominent. Lastly, apply very small amount of highlighter on your brow line and mix it properly which removes the gloomy look restoring the charm of your face. Your eyes are completely prepared to give you a confident and smart look.
Apply Loose Powder
Use a towel or a brush gently to pour powder all over your face. Remove the excess powder from the brush and then apply it on your face and even on the upper eye lids. Apply light amount of powder on your upper brow bone and the cheek bone lightly to highlight them.
Use a brush to apply blush right on the temple of your cheek and drag it outward towards your ear lobes. Blend it properly with your skin.
Use a Powder Brush
Apply a powder brush all across your face to remove the extra powder and blend everything properly.
Put Lip Balm
Your lips are another attractive part of your face. Put lip balm on your lips to remove the breaks of your lips making it smooth.
Line Your Lips
Use a lip liner to out line your lips to give a proper shape to your lips.
Use a Lipstick and a Lip Gloss
Apply lipstick on your lips which provide a colour to the lip and then apply lip gloss giving it a shiny appearance. Use a tissue paper to blot the lips. This keeps the lip painted for a large amount of time.
Your make up is almost complete. Now wear a proper outfit according to the place you are visiting. And carry yourself confidently. You are perfectly prepared to attend any occasion, any place. Your over all grooming is utterly the best to spot light you among the whole lot.
Make up is an art. Try to do it carefully, gently and dedicatedly. You can make mistakes. But do not give up. Learn from your mistakes and you will surely succeed in portraying your best look in the best possible way perfectly.