INTERNATIONAL MAKEUP & HAIR DESIGN
As basics of makeup suggests, your skin has be cleaned, toned and moisturized before applying any makeup. If need be, scrub your face an hour before you start applying makeup. This will give you a smooth base to work on. Apply a foundation (which is almost the same as your skin color) or a primer on your eyelids, This will keep the makeup clinging to your skin for a longer time. Professional artists at La'Bella MAFIA suggest creating your eyeshadow look first and then clean up any fall out under the eye area before applying foundation, this will save time and prevent waste of foundation.
If you want quintessential smoky eyes look, firstly follow the basics. Next, start with a black eyeliner. If you have a dusky skin, a chocolate brown eyeliner will also go well. Apply the liner on the upper lash, make a line of uniform thickness. If you want a royal touch, a deep grapevine purple is the best choice. Now start smudging the liner, from bottom to top. This will make the bottom of the eyelid darker than the top of eyelid. Now sweep a shimmery eye shadow across the top part of the eyelid and smudge it once again. This will lighten the tone and give your eyes a ashy look. On the lower eyelid, wear a thick line of liner to get the most coveted evening look for your eyes.
Most of us are afraid of wearing dark lipsticks or lip colors. With this the evening makeup tips the fear will be dealt with forever! Exfoliate your lips with a wet washcloth to get rid of the dry chapped skin. Now apply a coat of lip balm or some moisturizer. With a nude lip pencil, follow the natural shape of your lips and outline them accurately. If you have a sun kissed complexion, shades of brown and golden will look perfect. For those with fair complexion, plum is the way to go for the evenings. With a brush, paint your lips carefully within the boundaries marked by lip pencil. Once the lips are completely painted, apply a coat of transparent lip gloss for the sheen, shine and all the dazzle!
Evening Makeup Tips
As mentioned earlier, evening makeup is all about focusing the attention on your eyes. For a party that going to be rocking all night long, false lashes are the way to work up a magic charm. Buy the ones with waterproof glue, so that they stay all night long. For the face, just apply a drop of nude foundation evenly all over the face and you are ready with unforgettable evening makeup looks.
At the end of the party make sure you remove the make up with water and a good cleanser. Remnants of evening makeup looks can really cause a great amount of damage to your skin. Makeup only makes up for a day or two. Your flawless skin is what you can wear everyday. So take good care of it.