How to apply foundation ? The very first step is assessing your skin type,
to determine which type of foundation would work best for you.
If you want to remove under-eye circles: With your concealer brush, swipe the
color-correcting concealer under your eye in a "V" shape from your outer to
inner corner. Then, buff the concealer into your skin, until you get to the center
of your lower lid, where you'll want to feather the concealer for a
If you have dry skin, choose a cream foundation,
for all other skin types use liquid foundation. Moisturize your skin,
then apply the appropriate foundation, using cosmetic sponge or your fingertips.
Liquid foundation should be blended in a little at a time
until the entire face is completed.
Cream foundation should be applied to the face in long sweeping motions
until a smooth flawless finish is created.
Test foundation along your jawline, not inside of your wrist.More...
Concealers are available in sticks, tubes, pots and creams.
Concealers are used to cover blemishes, dark spots, freckles,
veins and under eye circles.
Your concealer should be one shade lighter than your foundation.
Make sure you cover the inside of the nose bridge and the outer corner
of your eye where you tend to get dark areas.
Eyeliner: For wide set eyes, emphasize the inner corners of the eyes.
For close set eyes, emphasize the outer corners,
keeping the inner corners highlighted.
For drooping eyes, turn the outer end of the liner in an upward direction.
Apply eyeliner as close as possible and even into the lashes to avoid
the white line you sometimes get when liner and lashes don't connect.More...
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