Taking a step into the wondrous and beautiful land of beauty for the very first time might feel a tad bit intimidating, but by keeping the helpful tips listed below in mind, you will soon find yourself using techniques on par with some of the best beauticians in the field.
New products called mattifying lotions are perfect for any makeup kit because they can be applied anywhere on the face that appears slick from excessive oils. These lotions often have a creamy or heavy gel consistency and can be applied without a mirror; it also provides a smooth foundation upon which your makeup can be applied.
Invest the extra money in a set of quality makeup brushes. Remember, these tools will be touching your face every single day. Spending more on these brushes can get you a set that will last for years. You should also pick up a bottle of brush cleaner, which is to be used regularly, at least twice per week. This removes dust and bacteria.
Simply applying a coat of dark brown or black mascara adds subtle pop to your eyes. Use a mascara wand to apply it efficiently: make sure you do not leave any clumps.
When you file your nails, make sure you don't file in only one direction. This can put stress on your nails and cause them to weaken, become thin and break easily.
If you have green or hazel eyes, you should apply eye-shadow that will make your eyes shine. Colors of choice for this are purple, light browns, and shimmery lavenders or silver.
You can camouflage an unsightly double chin by brushing on a swipe of rosy-brown powder blush along your jawline from your ears to your chin. Next, use a light, translucent powder on your natural chin and blend the entire area very well. This may take a bit of practice, but when done properly, it makes a noticeable difference.
Keep some make-remover in your purse or make-up bag. Beauty wipes can be used during makeup application to correct errors. They can help you quickly fix any mistake without destroying your entire look. Always keep around some beauty wipes.
Buy some make up remover pads and keep them around. Beauty experts rely on the removal wipes for making quick fixes if something goes amiss during make-up application. These wipes allow you to fix errors like a professional. Every good beauty routine should incorporate these vital wipes.
Do you now feel more at ease about the big world of beauty? This will give you confidence as you apply the professional techniques to perfect your beauty routine.
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