How to identify your face shape:
Women with square face have a front and a jaw wide and marked, i.e. volume is at the bottom. If the face is rather wide, square would be called. On the contrary, if the face is a little closer is defined as rectangular. Although the proportion of the nose, forehead and Chin almost harmonious, the main objective in this type of faces is to conceal the angles of the jaw and cheeks.
Makeup for oval face:
- Foundation and concealer
You need a foundation of the same tone of your skin, or slightly more clear, that dialogues along the face. If you have dark circles and imperfections of makeup concealer will be necessary to focus the attention on your eyes. Recommendation: Yves Saint Laurent Touche Eclat Concealer.
- Compact powder
Tuners or bronzing powders are allies of any rectangular face. To hide the volume, you must create an “Oval”, this will achieve it by applying a dark tone to the sides of the forehead, on the forehead, around the eyebrows and edges of the mandible.
It is, as far as possible, that will be a Rouge with Brown base and blends very well using suitable brushes. This technique requires patience to master it, once you get your face will look visually thinner. Recommendation: MAC Mineralize Skinfinish Natural Sun power.
Apply blush light in the center of your cheeks, above the cheekbones – remember that you used a dark shade on the edge of the same in the previous step. With this you can illuminate the center of your face, diverting the attention of your square factions. Recommendation: Aveda Petal Essence Face Accents in Peach Lights.
- Face illuminator
As a general rule, do not use illuminator on the forehead or Chin. On the contrary, use it in the center of the nose up to the eyebrows. Don’t forget to blend perfectly to avoid marked lines. Recommendation: NARS Illuminator.
In a square face, eyebrows are a very important focal point. Keep them polished and combed. Taking into account that at the time of plucking them, ideally, a curved instead of straight lines, since this will help “lift” your look.
Women with square face should highlight your eyes with a strong makeup. Natural, Brown or light gray tones go from tear to the center of the eye. Darker colors formed a “V”, so that they are closer to the temple. Use eyeliner and a mascara that gives volume, emphasizing from the middle to the outside of the eye. Recommendation: e.l.f. Essentials Beauty Encyclopedia – Eye Editions, Milani Easyliner For Eyes Retractable Pencil, and CoverGirl LashBlast Volume Blasting Mascara.
Shines and creamy lipsticks, preferably in natural tones – peaches, pinks, neutral – focus the light towards the center of your face. Recommendation: Smashbox Lip Enhancing Gloss in Pout.