Achieve a natural makeup is one of the toughest challenges for women. It requires precise and error-free application. The use of good quality products, and the essential brushes are the key to achieve this. It is essential here to achieve a look that is timeless, but at the same time elegant. Follow these tips if you want to wear a makeup natural, special to the morning hours or simply to your daily routine.
1. Use moisturizers for the face
To get a natural makeup, your face should see and feel rested. A good moisturizing cream (or your specific routine cream) will give you the freshness you need, softening your skin and prepare it for the makeup application. Recommendation: Clinique Dramatically Different Moisturizing Gel Lotion. US $24.50.
2. The moisturizers with color are an alternative
If you’re that prefers a light coverage, moisturizing with color are for you. They provide the smoothness of cream with a touch of color. Always remember that a good skin care is the ally of any natural makeup.
3. Apply a good makeup base
You’ll need a makeup base that resembles the color of your skin. One of the most useful tricks of makeup is to mix two different shades of base to achieve perfect coverage. Don’t forget this when buying your makeup base. Some of the bases have the characteristic to give correction of skin tones as Rimmel London Match Perfection Foundation SPF 15 ($ 7.99) or until a makeup for high definition, Dior Capture Totale High Definition Serum Foundation SPF 15 ($ 76). Both offer a natural coverage.
4. Primer for eyes
The first or pre-basic of makeup for eyes is completely optional. If you apply it correctly, you will help you to better set the shadows and, therefore, your makeup will remain intact for a long time. It uses a very small amount along the eyelid, up to your brow bone. Recommendation: Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer Potion. $16.50.
5. Used the spell properly
In a natural makeup must be very subtle with the use of the corrector. Use it only in the areas that really need it, such as inside corners of the eyes, around the nose, and always apply with light “taps” to prevent premature wrinkles, especially in the skin surrounding the eye. Recommendation: Laura Mercier Secret Camouflage. US $30.
6. Pay attention to the shadows for eyes
This step is that will identify your look as natural. You need three natural shades of matte eye shadow:
- 1. similar to your skin tone, which you must apply to all the mobile eyelid and climb slightly to your brow bone.
- 2. a medium color shade will help define the shape of your eyes, apply it in the crease or “V”-shaped arcade.
- 3. Finally, using an illuminating shadow in the lacrimal and under the eyebrows, this will allow to make your eyes look more awake.
7. Don’t forget the mask tab
Once you applied the eye shadows, it is important that you use a long mascara. Use it in the tabs above, after you curl them. If you want to emphasize your lashes even more, apply it carefully on the bottom to avoid forming lumps.
8. The perfect trick to a daytime makeup
If you don’t want to take risks with the eyeliner, this simple trick will add life to your look. With a black eyeliner, preferably in pencil, draw small dots on the inside of your tabs above, filling as much as possible. Believe it or not, you are emphasizing your eyes, subtly, without opting to delineated strong. Recommendation: Mac Eye Kohl Eyeliner Pencil Black Smolder. US $14.50
9. You are looking for a natural blush
Blush or Rouge is one of the key elements in a makeup day. If you do it properly, your face will look healthier than ever. The version in powder or compact is best applied with a brush diagonal, from the forehead to the cheek forming a “C”. Recommendation: Smashbox Blush Rush. US $24. If you opt for the version in cream, invest in one that is matte. Recommendation: YSL Blush Cream Blush Creme. US $38. Prefer peaches tones or pink that most suit your skin color.
10. Discreetly make up your lips
Exfoliation and hydration of the lips is the first step for a natural makeup. Here are a variety of options, from lip balms, SALVES with color and lip nude (nude). Focus on finding one that is matte or semi matte and most resembles your skin tone. Discards the lipsticks with orange tones, since your teeth may look yellowish. Recommendation: Burt completo Bees Tinted Lip Balm in Rose ($ 6) and Chanel Rouge Coco Lipstick Shine Boy (around US $52).