Learn Makeup Basics To Give Your Look A Boost

Today, in this competitive world, everyone wants to look good. If you know about the basic makeup tricks, looking great will not be a big deal for you. Without taking a lot of time and effort, you can look great, if you follow these basic steps:First of all determine your skin type. Is it oily, dry, combination skin or nice moisturized skin?

Start your makeup with freshly washed hand and face. You can use a deep pore cleansing milk. If your skin is oily and sensitive, do not try to exfoliate. Use antibacterial soap, if your skin is prone to acne, to avoid spread of bacteria. With the help of cotton ball dipped in warm water, apply toner all over the face to restore pH level of the skin. Now massage your face with light moisturizer and get it absorbed.

Use Foundation To Give Your Look A Boost

Apply a foundation primer before applying foundation to even out your skin and make the makeup last longer. Use foundation that matches your skin tone. Dab a small amount of foundation in the areas that are discolored and blend the color into the skin. Over the foundation, apply concealer. But choosing right shade is necessary. Extremely light shade can highlight dark patches. Don’t rub, pat it gently. Use your index finger to blend the makeup.

Highlight Your Eyes To Give Your Look A Boost

Apply foundation/concealer to prepare the eye area. Now pat down the area with loose powder. First apply a light color eye shadow over the whole eyelid and medium color in the crease and finally apply a deep color next to the lashes. This will bring an extra depth to your eyes. Use eyeliner next to lower and upper lashes.

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To make your eyes look big and open, curl your eyelashes and apply mascara, moving the brush outward. One application of mascara is enough for creating a soft look. But if you want a dramatic look, two or three applications are needed. Blot the excess mascara using a tissue. Apply the brush back and forth to separate the lashes. There is no need to apply mascara on the lower lashes.

Apply Lipstick For Best Look

Lip color is necessary to lighten and brighten up your face. Using a lip liner that matches well with the lipstick, line the edges of your lip.Use the lip pencil on your entire lip also so that lip color can last longer. Now apply lipstick with the help of a brush or directly on your inner lips and blot with a tissue. Press your lips and rub them against each other to allow lipstick to absorb in the lip. Apply a second coat and bloat lightly. For a glamorous look you can consider using lip gloss.

Add Blush

For a natural and soft appearance, apply powder blush with the help of blush brush on your cheeks. Use a clean and dry sponge to blend the blush evenly. Blend in all direction evenly till all edges disappear.


It is not necessary to match the nail color with lip color. But nail color should go well with your outfit to get a coordinated look. Nail should be properly shaped and well maintained.

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