There’s not much time till Halloween so by now you should at least have an idea of how you want to dress up for the party. Make sure your costume looks amazing but don’t forget about the little details. Few things can bring together an image like makeup. So how about we explore a few ideas?
A creepy doll.
Usually, when someone tells you that you look like a doll it’s a compliment. Well, not in this case. A creepy doll is not exactly the most pleasant thing to see and this makes it a perfect choice for Halloween.
I’m sure you’re all wondering what to expect from next year’s makeup trends and how to get ready for them. Well, here are a few suggestions we picked up from the New York spring-summer 2014 Fashion Week. There are lots of things that deserve to be discussed but let’s focus on the basics. First of all, you should make sure color plays an important role in your makeup. Don’t be afraid to wear color.
Also, next year it’s the lips that are the focal point. Eye makeup is mainly based on beige shades and silver or metallic colors and the trend that dominates everything is the smokey eye. Also popular in eye makeup are the pure colors and the pastels. For the skin, the focus is on natural beauty and smoothness.
Halloween is just around the corner, once again. That means it’s time to get all the decorations out of storage and spread them around the house but it also means that you have to work on your costume and on your makeup. So what’s it going to be this year? Are you going to be a zombie, a monster, a ghost or are you going for something a little more artistic and a little less scary? We have some amazing makeup ideas for you.
Halloween is that day of the year when you can dare to use as much makeup as you want without anyone telling you that you’ve exaggerated. The whole idea of getting ready for the Halloween party is to impress and to stand out. What we recommend is to use lots of color but to make sure the shades complement each other and to try to keep the lines clean and clear.
Different occasions and event call for different makeup techniques. For example, you can’t wear the same makeup when you’re doing to a club and when going to a job interview. The success of that interview is closely related to the impression you create and to your looks. Here are some tips that will definitely help improve your chances.
When going to a job interview, it’s important to use softer shades. For example, you can use beiges, light pinks and soft browns. Try to avoid greys, blacks, purples and other dramatic colors. Try to maintain a natural look.
Professional makeup artists are pros for a reason. They know tons of tricks and tips that can make you look stunning and they often seem to be able to do miracles. But it’s all about the technique and it pays off to know some yourself. You can use them all the time and you’ll always look amazing.
Although the concealer is created to be used for covering up dark circles around the eyes, it can also have other uses. For example, you can use it on the corners of the eyes when you’re doing a smoky eye look or on the edges of the lips when wearing a dark lipstick.
Finding the right lipstick shade for you is not as easy as it might seem, you can’t just pick the color that you like best. It needs to also look good on you. It’s why you need to take into consideration a series of factors before buying your lipstick.
The skin tone.
It’s very important to take into consideration your skin tone when buying your lipstick. Determining your skin tone is quite easy but if you’re having trouble with this you can always ask a worker at a makeup shop.
In case you’re not familiar with the term, you should know that our skin requires a balance between alkaline and acidity in order to be healthy. Our skin barrier keeps moisture in and defends it from germs and toxins and this requires it to have a 5.5 pH balance. So how you achieve that? These tips should help.
Maybe you didn’t know this, but the lemon water you sometimes like to drink also helps you achieve a pH balanced skin. Lemon is also useful in other ways. For example, you can make your own toner with a teaspoon of fresh lemon juice and half a cup of water.
I think at one point we’ve all admired Asian eyes and how delicate they look. If you’ve tried to achieve a similar look you probably failed because it’s almost impossible to mimic the shape of an eye. But you should also know that this particular type of shape is also difficult to work with. So here are a few tricks to help you along the way.
Light eye shadow.
One way of drawing attention to your eyes is keeping the makeup simple. So if you just apply a little light eye shadow to the lid it should be enough to make your eyes pop. Let the shape so most of the work.