Makeup, in my opinion, is not designed to disguise who you are, but to enhance what you already have. Unique features are what make us beautiful - and more importantly, individuals. Contouring, as we know it through social media, is all about narrowing the nose, hollowing the cheeks and chiseling the cheekbones. Overall, creating illusions.… Continue reading How-To Highlight and Contour!!! (Step by Step)
At First Blush One of the biggest makeup mistakes you can make is contouring with blush. You already know how to contour your face. Blush, meanwhile, is used to give the face a little color and bring your face back to life. First, I want to dispel some of the old myths about placement: Myth… Continue reading Everything You Need to Know About Blush!!! (Including Cheekbone Placement & Tips)
Blush is one of those products that women either apply too heavily or shy away from it completely. Blush has two purposes. The first is to give your complexion a hint of color, or radiance, and emulate a healthy, natural glow. Secondly, it is to sculpt your cheek hollow and make your cheekbones pop! Make… Continue reading Everything You Always Wanted to Know About BLUSH!!!!
It's tempting to hang on to makeup until you've used every last drop. But make sure you use it before it becomes a playground for bacteria. Here's how long most makeup products last: Liquid Foundation - 6 to 12 Months Liquid Concealer - 1 Year Powder and Stick Concealer - 2 Years Face Powders -… Continue reading Make-Up Shelf Life!!!
Well applied blush should enhance the shape of your face and flatter your bone structure. Learn the shape of your cheeks, so that you feel confident about where to apply color. Smile at yourself in the mirror- the two cushiony areas that stand out are the "apples". Suck in your cheeks and feel the hollows… Continue reading Blush Application 101!!!
The color you choose-from fresh pink or soft peach to deep plum, tawny brown, or bronze- makes all the difference to your finished look. If you have very pale skin, shades such as clear rose and a pale apricot give a gentle flush. If you have dark skin, try… Continue reading All About the Cheeks: 101!!!
How to Wear Color High-fashion looks, though inspiring, are mostly too extreme for everyday, so I wanted to interpret them in a wearable way. The Bold Lip The lips are where most women feel comfortable wearing the brightest colors. It is probably the "safest" way to go bold. The rest of the… Continue reading How To Wear Color!!!
Makeover 101:Everything you need to know to get started.. Whether you are entertaining at home or going for a job interview, it is good for your self-esteem if you make an effort to look your best. More than one makeup look is needed to suit the various roles you… Continue reading Makeover 101:Everything you need to know to get started…
All About the Cheeks!!! Products for Cheeks! Formulations - Blush comes in various formulations including cream, powder, or stain. There are various factors to consider when choosing which formula is best for you. You should take into account the texture of your skin and how you would like to apply the blush. The… Continue reading All About the Cheeks!!!
How to Apply Blush!! Create Your Canvas - To prime for a flawless flush, even out your skin tone, with foundation- otherwise, blush can emphasize redness and imperfections. If you're foundation-phobic, at least use a little concealer around your nose to camouflage any broken capillaries. Add Color - Smile just enough to push cheeks up… Continue reading How to Apply Blush (the right way)!!!